I am so excited to share a project that I have been wanting to tackle for awhile. A couple weeks ago I asked a friend about coming over to make ornament wreaths with me. I spent a week gathering vintage ornaments at a few different thrift stores. Making the wreath really becomes inexpensive when you can by all the ornaments thrifted. Many of the boxes of ornaments only cost me $1.00 or $2.00 each.
I am here today sharing a tour of our very vintage Christmas home. Why vintage because practically everything I have decorated with has been made, thrifted, or picked from a flea market by me. Grab a your favorite beverage and get comfortable while I show you around our home.
Last week was such a busy week, for those reading who do not know me, I am the Chamber Director is our small Michigan town. The weekend following Thanksgiving we hold an annual Holiday kickoff festival in which I am in charge of. It is a lot of fun, but also a lot of work! To top last week off I also became sick the previous weekend. I am feeling much, much better now and am excited to share a little bit of Christmas inspiration from our previous home.
A staple in our home this time of year is hot cocoa! I love making my mom’s homemade batch of the mixture. I also enjoy keeping it handy where we can easily grab a mug or two to take the chill off on a cold evening at home.
I found this Santa at Goodwill a couple years ago and just loved him! I think I may have spent $3.99 for him. This year I paired him with our large travel map. I also made a stop at a local Goodwill this week and came home with a few things. Less than $4.00 spent … Continue reading My favorite Santa…
I had fun decorating our new chalkboard for the holiday season!