Inspiring Christmas Quotes & Favorite Black Friday Gift Ideas!

How in the world is it already Christmastime? I hope you had a relaxing, meaningful Thanksgiving. My turkey dinner was delicious, but I hardly had…

My Tranquil and Hushed Thanksgiving Mood

Let’s get one thing out of the way. I don’t really have a Thanksgiving decor plan that varies from my Christmas one. Orange has never…

Encouragement to Ease Holiday Overwhelm

Whether you feel uplifted and joyful during the holiday season or find your mood in the gutter (it’s not uncommon considering it can trigger loneliness, …

18 Lovely Christmas Cards: Choose a Favorite!

So many Lovely Christmas Cards from Minted from which to choose…do glance over these beauties and let me know at the finish line which holiday card…

Understated Holiday Decorating & Finds

What a contrast this will be from my last post  with bold, delicious color from my cheese boards which are always a festive option for…

French Country Christmas Decorating Inspiration

Even though Nichole of Corner French Cottage is just gearing up for this year’s Christmas decorating, the talented designer of French country interiors invited us…

10 Holiday Hints to Save Your Sanity This Christmas

I’m starting to freak out a little about the holidays. I always do. Never been the ‘more is more’ decorator or comfortable with the excesses…

Lovely Farm Style Flowers For Fall

The Flower Theory (100 Hartz Ave Danville CA 94526) is on a mission to bring little bits of inspired and natural beauty to your nest,…

Don’t Get Mad, Get PLAID…For Christmas

FULL DISCLOSURE: Did I just write a soulful stream of consciousness ditty and then follow it up with two salesy von salesy, “Hey, lovelies, look…

Dreaming Of A White Thanksgiving

Are we at all surprised I am Dreaming of a White Thanksigiving? Of course not! This post contains affiliate links – and I hope you’ll…

Holiday Desserts {Without Gluten!}

Let them eat cake! Time to revisit my flourless chocolate cake recipe created for my husband who cannot tolerate even a whiff of wheat. And…

Gingerbread House Ideas & Inspiration

It may not quite be Christmas time, but it is not at all too early for inspiration for holiday baking. How about a baked something…