Oh, Christmas Tree!

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Cherished Memories on a Tree   Last year, I threw out an idea to my kids… “What if this year, we decorate the Christmas tree without our regular ornaments?” I thought the roof would blow off the house! No way, no how! Then it dawned on me…those are our memories on that tree… Every year when I drag out the box of ornaments, the kids

Christmas Swan Art

Christmas Swan Art

Christmas Swan-a-Swimming   In the Twelve Days of Christmas, there are seven swans-a-swimming…at my house there’s only one! Do you remember my DIY swan art that I made from plywood? I love it and wanted to dress it up for Christmas! I decided that any self-respecting swan would wear a ring of garland trimmed with red berries around the holidays. With a quick fix, my

Twirl & Take a Bow Party ~ #16

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Great Party, Great Features!   Last week was a great party with some amazing links shared! There were great DIYs, projects, recipes and ideas! Be sure to check out last week’s party entries so you don’t miss anything. Here are a few of my favorites: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ What a gorgeous Winter Wispy Wreath from Kim at Made in a Day! I love the red cardinals! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Deck the Halls Linky Parties

Christmas Linky Party

Coming Soon! We’re Decking the Halls!   Let’s celebrate the season by sharing our ideas and inspirations for Christmas decorations!  During the month of December, House on the Way will be hosting the  Deck the Halls Linky Party! Get your Christmas Decorations ready to share… December 1 – Christmas Trees December 8 – Christmas Table Decorations December 15 – Christmas Door Decor   Each party will

Top That Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree Decorations

Santa’s Belt Christmas Tree Topper   Christmas tree toppers are fun and easy to design! Use your imagination and create a topper to remember! A great tree topper starts with ribbon and a great bow! Here I have used red glitter ribbon and layered it with red and black check ribbon. Wired ribbon is a must! In order to get the fullness and design needed,

Alternative to Christmas Garland

diy christmas staircase decorating ideas

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~DIY Christmas Staircase Decor~   This Christmas I decided to try something new. Every year I string garland along my staircase. It’s always beautiful and I’ve always loved it, but this year I started looking for new Christmas staircase decorating ideas. I found a great idea on Pinterest and decided

Cute Christmas Decor Ideas

Christmas Decor

Deck the Halls   Thanksgiving has passed and now we’re on to Christmas…the most wonderful time of the year! I’ve started some of my Christmas Decor, but in the meantime I thought I’d share some of my pictures from last year. I’ve mentioned before that I have decorated using the Santa’s Belt theme the last couple of years. That was the inspiration for this year’s

On This Thanksgiving Day, Count Your Blessings…

Thanksgiving

…Name Them One By One   Today is a day of Thanksgiving. A day in which we celebrate and reflect on the blessings that we have in our lives. A day to be thankful! Thank you Lord…   for the many times a day that I hear “mom!” ~ it means that I have 4 beautiful children that fill my heart. for the cabinet doors

Thanksgiving Traditions

Thanksgiving Traditions

 Plans For The Big Day   Let’s talk turkey!…How do you spend your Thanksgiving? What are your family traditions? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ At my house, we love a parade!   First and foremost, one of my favorite Thanksgiving traditions is watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade! As a child, I would sit at the t.v. with my eyes glued to the set, looking for that first glimpse

Twirl & Take a Bow Party ~ #15

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Who Doesn’t Love a Party?!?!?!?   I can’t believe it’s my 15th Twirl & Take a Bow linky party! I love to see all the great ideas and inspiration each week. I would like to thank everyone who has linked up and joined in on the fun! You make the party great! Here are a few of my favorites from last week’s party… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  I