Showing posts with label WINTER MANTEL. Show all posts
Showing posts with label WINTER MANTEL. Show all posts

Saturday, January 5, 2013


Snow birds have landed on my mantel, and  I’m soooo glad they aren’t the kind of snow birds who arrive in a recreational vehicle, because my mantel is kind of small! 


No, I’m not still showing Christmas décor on my blog.

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It’s just always a shock to my system to go from Christmas décor back to every day decor, so

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I make the transition slowly.

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That’s why you are seeing my Lenox Winter Greetings plates, faux snow, and snowy trees on the mantel.

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I’m just trying to minimize the shock to my system.

We won’t talk about that it allows me to delay packing up a few of the Christmas decorations.

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I am linking to The Tablescaper for Seasonal Sundays, andmantel 2

since this is what my mantel looked like last week (here), and

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this is what it looked like the week before that (here), I am linking to Between Naps on the Porch for Metamorphosis Monday.

full 3 Since I keep it real on this blog, I’m also sharing a picture of what this season is REALLY about at my house!mess

Yikes!  A lot of packing up Christmas is going on, and it may be going on for awhile.  I’m moving kind of really slow this year.  Can you believe I just showed you that picture?

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Our grandson is still having good days and bad days, so please keep Cooper in your prayers.

Thank you for visiting my blog.  laurie