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Monday, January 2, 2017

Christmas 2016




I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and are having a great start to the new year! I'm late sharing my Christmas decor but better late than never! I also added several  pictures of items I made and sold throughout the Christmas season. Thank you all for your business! 

I have always wanted to do a Nutcracker themed mantel so I ordered these in Dallas and love them! They are metal and very unique. I used the Christmas tree picture five years ago and thought it looked great with the Nutcrackers so I used it again. The garland is last years, but I changed the ribbon and added the Nutcrackers. It turned out very festive! 

There are more pictures below of my living room where you can see my newly recovered sofas. I loved the red for years but it was time for a change. There are also pictures of my dining room and gingerbread themed kitchen below. Enjoy! 










I eventually had more than one present under the tree! 

















 I will be reordering several of these trains for next year! 






7 comments:

Apple Avenue Quilts said...

Beautiful as always! You are so talented!!!

Pinky at Designs by Pinky said...

WOW! You are amazing! Everything looks fabulous!!! You have the cutest things! Hope you had a wonderful Christmas and New year!!!! XO

Melanie Boyer said...

Oh, WOW!!! I LOVE nutcrackers!!! Your mantle is GORGEOUS (not that I'm surprised)! I do hope if they have metal nutcrackers at market again this year that you order more!!!

bestessays said...

These are just wonderful and astonishing pictures. I am loving this blog. So much beautiful work on Christmas and lovely idea. I am just obsessed with these pictures.

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Zyad Zyad said...


شركة مكافحة حشرات بخميس مشيطتستخدم ماكينات حديثة ومطورة ومستوردة من الخارج وذلك حتى تلاؤم جميع أنواع عمليات الرش والتي تعمل علي إبادة الحشرات وذلك حتى يتم عملية الرش بنجاح كما أن الشركة متخصصة في رش المبيدات علي مستوي المملكة وبأفضل معاير المكافحة العالية
كما أن الشركة شركة الشرق الاوسط شركة مكافحه حشرات بحائل تعمل دائما لتقديم ما هو أفضل للعميل والسعي الدائم وراء التقدم والوصول إلي أحدث الأساليب والمعدات والمبيدات الحشرية حتى تقوم بأفضل النتائج بدون وجود أي أثار جانبية كما جميعا نعلم ما هي الحشرات ومدي ضررها ووجودها فجميعنا نعلم أن الحشرات مختلفة الأنواع من الطائر شركة تنظيف بالظائف ومنها الزاحف وهما ما يشملوا النمل والصراصير وبق الفراش والسحالي والبراصي والعناكب الضارة وغيرها بالكثير من الحشرات المختلفة التي تتواجد في بعض المنازل شركة مكافحة الربيه بجازان تنتشر في الكثير من الأماكن وتعتبر من الحشرات الشائعة لذلك تعمل شركة مكافحة حشرات بنجران علي الاهتمام بهذا الموضوع من كل الجوانب وذلك للتخلص بشكل سليم وبدقة من جميع الحشرات دون أي أضرار أو أي من المشاكل نبين لكم مثال من الحشرات وكيفية التخلص من الفئران وهي الطريقة التي توضحها شركة الشرق الاوسط شركة نقل اثاث بالطائف

Zyad Zyad said...


"It's about the game, it's about the team, it's about us doing our job," Pagano said Monday. "We know how great a team we're going to play. You've got a Hall of Fame coach, a Hall of Fame quarterback and a bunch of great players on both sides of the ball. It's going to be a tall order." شركة نقل اثاث بالمدينة المنورة شركة تتنظيف بالمدينة المنورة in Indianapolis as longtime friends Wayne, Redding and Bruce Arians and new friends such as Robert Mathis, Andrew Luck شركة تنظيف فلل بالمدينة المنورة Grigson and team owner Jim Irsay rallied the team. After returning home, the treatments continued for two more months.
He's just focused on trying to get the biggest شركة تنظيف شقق بالمدينة المنورة win ? and best memory ? of his coaching career.
General manager Ryan Grigson didn't go that far this week, though he did recall watching the game and going through some old notes about Pagano almost immediately after Cundiff's kick sailed شركة تنظيف مجالس بالمدينة المنورة wide left. Within 24 hours, Grigson had contacted Ravens coach John شركة تنظيف بابها Harbaugh for permission to interview Pagano, who was still angry

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