Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Busy, busy time of year......

Hello friends!
What a busy time of year!
I love it all,
time spent with family and friends.

I have also been "puttering" around the house.
Crafting and fluffing!
I put this simple greenery together with a candle for sparkle.
(Don't worry! I do not leave the candle going in this unless I am sitting right there!)

I love the chippy wood.

I have also been busy out shopping with friends and my girls.
L~O~V~E Charming Charlie's.
Cheap jewelry with lots of sparkle.
They have gorgeous chandeliers through out the store.

Yesterday, it snowed.
I woke up before everyone else and grabbed my camera and the shovel.
Before the sun came up, it was surprisingly pleasant outside.
Animal tracks in the snow, the deer like to check out all of my bird feeders.

The deer have no problem jumping the fence.
See my little white Christmas tree? I love it!

A cottontail in the thicket.

 I shoveled the walkway and driveway to surprise my husband, he surprised me by having breakfast all made!
It's the little things that really matter. I love to do special things to make his day better and he does the same for me, too.

As I was going back inside, the sun was just starting to come out, it was gorgeous with all the freshly fallen snow.

May you and yours have a most wonderful and blessed holiday season.



  1. Your home looks beautiful...especially with that pretty fresh new snow! I hope that you and your family have a very special and Merry Christmas! :)

  2. that chippy little box looks so perfect filled with greenery!

  3. Everything looks so pretty, Shanon. I love the chippy white box. Hope you have a wonderful Christmas :)

  4. So pretty! I wish we had some snow for Christmas. Hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas!

  5. Awww, it's so beautiful over there! I wish it snowed over here!!! It's still sunny as ever, just colder of course - but, no snow! :( Your home is absolutely gorgeous in the snow. So sweet of your hubby to make your breakfast. :) Happy Holidays!!!


  6. Shanon - So glad to have found you! Your home and family are beautiful! I loved peeking around your blog! And, yipee more snow on the way tonight!

    Wishing you a wonderful Christmas!

  7. Your home is so lovely and the part of the country where you live is just breathtaking. Merry Christmas to you and your family, Shanon. All the best for a happy, healthy New Year. xo

  8. Oh the magic of a White Christmas! Thank you so much for sharing. I have enjoyed looking around your special place. I will follow on my way out so as I can keep in touch. I hope you will find the time to pop over to my place soon and do the same. Whilst I am here I would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and look forward to engaging and supporting you more in the New Year! Cheers SpecialK XoXo

  9. Beautiful photos Shanon. That chippy wood carrier looks great with the greenery and candle. Have a very Merry Christmas.

  10. Looks like a white Christmas for you! Wish we were getting some but no luck! Everything looks so pretty with a fresh coat of snow! Traci

  11. Love your chippy white box! Such pretty pics of all the fresh fallen snow! Wishing you a very Merry Christmas!

  12. Love your box and greens. Looks like you've been a busy girl! I'm so excited I don't have to work tomorrow. I can stay home and enjoy the snow and putter. YAY!

    Merry Christmas Shanon!

  13. Just came across your fabbytastic blog LOVELY !!
    I am now yoUr newest follower,
    Hi from England
    XX Manda XX


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