London Christmas

I loved that the stores were decorated for Christmas when I was in London in October. I fell in love with all the furry animals and wanted to bring one of everything home. I did manage to bring one of these home! Can you guess which one? Hint: I have it in our Christmas tree. […]

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Red, White, Silver and Gold

This holiday season I have really enjoyed visiting stores to view decorations and the decorations the stores have had for sale. I don’t know if it has just been me, but it seems like everything has been more fabulous and shiny than in past years. Pottery Barn displayed lots of pretty reds along with some gold and silver. Z Gallerie […]

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Chili Ristras

I love nearly everything about New Mexico. I love New Mexico’s geography and landscapes. Love the vast expanses of land. Love the road-runners. Love the decor. Love the Spanish and Indian history. Love the traditions. This time of year in New Mexico you will see Chili Ristras everywhere. I remember as a child visiting my grandmother and I […]

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Santa Was Here

Hope you woke to a wonderful Christmas morning! I have several tin fold up nativities that are made in Mexico. They are so sweet. You just open them and each animal folds out and when you are finished you just fold them back up. These are one of my favorites. They are the first decoration […]

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Vintage Bubble Lights

Both the cowboy and I grew up with bubble lights on our tree every Christmas. When I was a little girl my sister and I would sit by our tree and watch the bubbles for hours! I still love them as do our grand kidlets.  I am cooking today and our family will be here […]

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Christmas Carousels

These are our three carousels that we bring out at Christmas. They all light up. move and all three are so much fun. We love them and everyone who comes to visit loves watching them. And the grand kidlet’s think they are simply the best! The nice thing about several of them is you can use […]

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Hope Ornaments All Around!

I love my Hope ornaments and they hold a special place in my heart! The red Hope was given to me this week from a very special friend!  I can never have too many ornaments that say “Hope”… I love them so much that most of them do not get packed up after Christmas. I keep […]

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Our Christmas Tree

Here is our beautiful Christmas tree. We love Christmas and we love our tree. We have so many special ornaments that bring back such wonderful moments with our family and friends. This is such a fun time of year.

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Deck The Halls

 Decking the halls at our house! Decking the Halls and the excitement is building at our house. This Santa was a freebie the first year my husband were married. He has been a favorite of our family for many years. I love him not only because he has been around forever, but because he is “weathered” […]

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