Red Truck

Well it was a cold one last night. It got down to 37°. Now I know everyone is laughing and saying that’s not cold. I know, but it’s the beginning. Now this is what I love. Dropping at night then getting into the 60’s during the day. I am a grandmother again! Number 9 and it never gets old. It still feels heart filling. He is the first child of my youngest son. He was …

Ornament Filled Glass Hurricane

This large glass hurricane sits in my bedroom. Inside, a wooden pillar holds a large candle surrounded by some red ornaments. Off to the side, you can see a wall sconce holding a timer candle. I attached an angel ornament that was given to me by my oldest daughter. Then I added a brown bow that is made up of three different types of ribbon. I feel like it catches your eye and keeps it. …

Flocked Christmas Tree

This white flocked tree in front of my bedroom window shines beautifully. Small red ornaments adorn the branches with a white bow sitting on top. Surrounding the base, a red shawl acts as a tree skirt. I add the chocolate brown drapes to the window in the winter. It makes the room feel cozy and keeps it warmer. This was a trick I learned from my mother; we always brought out the heavy drapes in …

Red Velvet Stocking

This red velvet stocking is just one among many that I own. I love decorating with them. First, I stuff them with tissue paper so they have a full look. Next, I tuck a couple of packages with bows inside. Then I add some greens and red berries peeking out of the top. Finally I hang it from a the post of my bed. My bedroom is done mostly in brown velvet for the winter …