Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Decking the Halls

I finally had a few moments to take some pictures of this years decorations. I'm not completely done. I'm still hoping to work on the kitchen a little bit more but that room is always full of school books or dirty dishes.

This year I did a little bit of outdoor decorating with the sled and the box of greenery under the window. I've wanted one of those sleds for a while now and found one at a reasonable price at the antique store down the street.

Onto the livingroom/dining room area.

After getting the tree up and decorated we lost some lights. I hate when that happens. A few years back we had the same problem just on a different tree and in a different house. We were living in Indiana then.

We have another tree in the dining room. It's a collection of victorian ornaments that we've bought over the years. We've come a long way since the first few years of marriage when we didn't have alot in the way of decorations.

Let's not forget among the fun of decorations and gift giving the real meaning of Christmas.

Isa 9:6 For unto us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

Luke 2: 7, 11, 14

And she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.

Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you: he is Christ the Lord.

Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to men on whom his favor rests.

Join us at the 2009 Holiday Home Tours over at the Nesting Place


Alana Jo said...

You have a beautiful home. I love the tree. I am a big fan on snowmen and I love the craberry garland.

-Alana Jo

momma24 said...

Love the pictures and the decorations!

Jacquelin said...

Everything is just beautiful, I especially liked your trees and nativity set.
Merry Christmas!

Heather said...

Your home is beautiful, so warm and inviting!! Great job decorating! thanks for sharing!

june@craftyniche said...

You did a wonderful job on your decorations. Everything looks great!

Jennifer Juniper said...

That old runner sled is perfect with a swag on it!

Richella said...

Everything looks really lovely! Looks like you're going to be having a very merry Christmas. :)

Just Breathe said...

Thank you for stopping over at my blog today. Your house decorations look wonderful. I love the country look to your home.
Have a Merry Christmas & God Bless.

I love my tree when it's done but I have to many ornaments! But I can't stop buying them. They are always so cute!! It was really bad when I worked at Hallmark for 6years. Thanks for your comments.

Tracey said...

Love the sled - I think I want one now! :) Your tree is beautiful!

Beautiful pear tree lane said...

What beautiful decorations you have, I enlarged your your pictures and they are so pretty,

Sherry said...

Love your decorations! :D It looks so inviting! :D Thank you for stopping by. :D

Have a Merry CHRISTmas!