The children and I have been scouring Pinterest for ideas to decorate using items that we already have. We paired these simple mason jar, Epsom salt candle holders
with fresh greenery from our back yard, gold organza fabric (left over from a previous project), sparkly red and gold ball ornaments and the old classic string-of-lights-in-mason-jars to transform our living and dining areas.
I love Tisha’s gift box topiaries, but decided to simplify her lovely idea and simply stack our packages. They don’t look quite as elegant, but offer the same cheery effect.
Congratulations to Rachel who ordered from Amber’s Lilla Rose store and was chosen to win a flexi-clip of her choice. Lilla Rose flexi-clips are ideal stocking stuffers or gifts for nearly any girl on your list.
My online friend, Anita, shares It’s a Wonderful Life, a beautiful vision of the blessing of women living life according to God’s eternal design, not man’s current ideas.
Two of the most significant events of the twentieth century were women leaving the home en masse for corporate America, and the subsequent transformation of the home from a bastion of Christian family life, domesticity and culture; to a mere flop-house of individuals co-existing under one roof.
Read the full post at Busy Hands, Busy Minds.