Each day has literally been chalked full of adventures! So much so, this is my first official Christmas post!
Well…we kicked off the holiday season with “Rudolph-style” crepes:
Then we decorated for Christmas–this year we went with live garlands (Douglas fir and cedar, it was the one on sale and didn’t shed!):
Perhaps my favorite thing is puling out the pepper-berry garlands that we used in our wedding and hanging the snowflakes we made our first Christmas…
A few years ago, I made these 3-D snowflakes with left over card stock from our wedding invites and have kept them since.
I was inspired by some I saw at the library/Anthro window. Anyway, here is a tutorial if you’re interested in making some for your home. The individual pieces that make up the snowflakes are perfect little ornaments as well!
Lastly, the little candles you see are actually upcycled baby food jars:
I first had the idea a few weeks back when I washed all the jars up and they were just sitting on my counter top: