Category: Christmas


Favorite Christmas Ideas in Atlanta

Wow! There are some great things going on to help you start your Christmas right!! Here’s a list of my favorites around town for the holidays! Top of my list is Tree Elves!! This wonderful service combines two of my favorite things – Kind of Pops and Christmas trees! Purchase a Christmas tree online. Included in the basic purchase is the tree with a … Read More Favorite Christmas Ideas in Atlanta

Christmas at the St. Regis Atlanta

Christmas is over and the more restful side of the holiday starts for me. I’m sure that many of you have been to Atlanta’s St. Regis Hotel, but I hadn’t seen their decorations this year. Once again, it exceeds my expectations! Here is my view as I sip warm, delicious hot chocolate at the hotel’s Astor Court. Some lucky group is about to have … Read More Christmas at the St. Regis Atlanta

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!! I will be taking a few days off to enjoy the holiday, but wanted to leave you with some beautiful sights of Christmas for the week from fellow pinners on Pinterest. If you like these, join me on Pinterest where you can see beautiful things every day. The meaning of the season.every day. Click through to Pinterest for more

Christmas Lights…

This is going to be half rant, half questionnaire.  I’m going to get basic. Light bulbs – I love them and I hate them! I have a cabinet whose only job is to store the different light bulbs my home needs! I think that is ridiculous! There are the compact fluorescents (I think they are the scourge of modern household life, and I refuse … Read More Christmas Lights…

Getting the Tree Today

We are going to get the tree today! If you live in Atlanta, you know it’s really raining here. I like to call that southern snow. We want to hear your favorite tree stories today! Sometimes the it’s a festive, happy day that really kicks of the season. Other times, you just have to put it behind you and move on!  

Peachtree Garden Club’s Christmas Home Tour Follow Up

Well, my daughter and I went to the Peachtree Garden Club’s Christmas Home Tour.  It was delightful! I thought I would just share some snaps of the tour in case you didn’t get a chance to go. For more details on each home, follow this link. House 1: I loved this house! This was the Neel Reid that was built in the 1920s. Sorry … Read More Peachtree Garden Club’s Christmas Home Tour Follow Up

Monday’s Link Buffet

Monday is devoted to links I have enjoyed over the past week. Most will be home related, but some may be just things I love. Hope you find them fun too…     Peachtree Garden Club’s Christmas Home Tour. Don’t miss it! The Cure for “Houzz” Envy – Living Room Touches Anyone Can Do The best Gift Giving Guide for the Hard to Buy for that I … Read More Monday’s Link Buffet

Things to do this Weekend around Atlanta

Happy Friday! It’s officially the Christmas season! I thought I would take a moment and see what could support my addiction this weekend. I have heard about a couple of fun and interesting things to do. I friend mine told me about the Madison Candlelight Tour of Homes this weekend. Don’t let this pass you by if you haven’t been. I have heard rave … Read More Things to do this Weekend around Atlanta

I Can’t Wait for the Peachtree Garden Club’s Christmas Home Tour!

Okay, I’ve admitted that I was raised on tours of homes. I remember one in Central Georgia that my mother took me to at about 12. It was an old antebellum home that was decorated for Christmas. I was overwhelmed by the charm of the old home and the wonderful decorations that complemented the architecture. This is why I am so excited about the … Read More I Can’t Wait for the Peachtree Garden Club’s Christmas Home Tour!