Posts Tagged ‘ornaments’

Punch up your holidays beyond just “the holidays”

December 16, 2011

More uses for that punch bowl you found at the resale store:

Punch Bowl Cake during strawberry season

This recipe’s a favorite year ’round. So easy and so good!

Of course, you don’t have to put just punch, or dessert, in a punch bowl.

A festive punch bowl decoration is a natural.

Ducks? Why not?

A punch bowl as liner for a ice basket of summer beverages

And finally… you could always donate, sell, or reconsign your punch bowl to your favorite shop after the holidays.

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Every tradition starts sometime.

November 14, 2011

The nicest thing about the holiday season isn’t the parties and the gifts or even the chance to finally dress up.xmasvintage gift cert

The real joy is in traditions. Traditions link us to personal and family history. Traditions make us look forward to a season of looking back. The best thing about traditions is that they don’t cost a lot and that anyone…yes, you, in the year 2011…. can start, uphold, or re-fresh them.

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More cachet, less cash: you can do it!

November 7, 2011

Make your home beautiful and warm with resale treasuresTake a look around. Go ahead, I’ll wait.

Is your home all you want it to be? Will it be appealing to holidays guests and visiting kinfolk?

If you’re like most of us, the answer is….

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