Christmas Home Tour ~ 2012

Christmas Decorations

House on the Way Christmas Home Tour 2012   Christmas is only 8 days away! Can you believe it? My shopping is not done, but my Christmas decorations are all set! It seems like the preparation for this Holiday Season has moved so fast! I decided to do a little round-up of the Christmas preparations that have taken place here at House on the Way…

Old Fashion Christmas Bulb Ornament

Christmas Ornament craft

Old Fashion Christmas Bulb Ornaments   Last week I had the honor to guest post at Havoc-to-Heaven! It was an honor to be able to share a Christmas craft with Missi’s readers and today I wanted to share it with mine! It’s a quick, easy Christmas craft…Old Fashion Christmas Bulb Ornaments. You remember those great big bulbs that your grandmother used to have on her

Twirl & Take a Bow Party ~ #17

Party Features

I Love a Great Party!   I’m so sorry that the party is a little late this morning. Yesterday was not only a busy day, but it was my birthday! It wasn’t a very exciting day, but I spent the evening finishing up some projects, so I was exhausted! I’m so excited to see what you have worked on this week, so share your ideas

Christmas Ribbon Ornament Craft

Christmas Ribbon ornament

Wrap a Ribbon Ornament   I am so excited to be participating in the 12 Days of Christmas Crafts for Kids series! Christmas crafts are a tradition and every family loves to get together and create beautiful decorations.  Today I’m going to show you a quick and easy ornament craft. Supplies: styrofoam balls or squares, ribbon, pins, scissors I chose to make my Christmas Ribbon ornaments using styrofoam

Christmas Mantel

Christmas mantel

Ho Ho Ho   Santa carries some weight around here… I was always the child that wanted to believe. If I were in the movie Polar Express, I would be the only adult that could hear the bell! That’s one reason I love my Santa’s Belt theme Christmas decorations… …that and I just think it’s too cute for words! So naturally, my mantel had to comply

Deck the Halls Party Featuring Christmas Trees

Christmas Tree

We’re Decking the Halls at My House   It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s time for hanging garland and wreaths…lights and mistletoe…stockings and bows. It’s December 1st and today I want to see your Christmas Trees!   My Christmas Tree has finally made it’s complete and utterly finished debut! Whew! It sat several days ornament free! It’s a lot of work to decorate for

Oh, Christmas Tree!

Christmas tree 14

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

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

Christmas Staircase decor

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 found this great idea on Pinterest and decided to give it a go! I wanted something new and different