Christmas china is part of our family annual tradition. It is as important to our home as my bridal china, perhaps even more so. I set the table every year with our holiday dinnerware. Not only do the adults love the holiday china, but our children even look forward to seeing the table set with […]
Christmas Time Treasures, Sylvestermouse
Sylvestermouse, has decades of experience in planning and hosting Christmas parties as well as preparing her own home for Christmas.
Join me for this Christmas Celebration as we share our decorating ideas, gift suggestions and our own personal tried and true Christmas recipes!
Trains and dolls have always been a part of our Christmas. We started out receiving them as gifts when we are little. Then, we gave them to our children as gifts for their first Christmas’. As we have aged, we have been reluctant to put away our trains and dolls. Therefore, they have become part […]
There are lots of great Christmas movies available to buy on DVD or Blu-ray. Since Christmas is a time that many of us have company for several days, it is a really good idea to have Christmas movies on hand for entertaining. It is nice to be able to sit down, put up your feet […]
If you are searching for that unique Christmas gift that won’t be duplicated, you will definitely want to consider giving these gorgeous Christmas soaps. Since they are not perishable, these decorative soap gifts can be mailed, arrive early, arrive late or be right on time in a package under the tree. Everyone uses soap, but […]
One of my own personal favorite holiday decorations is the Christmas wreath for the front door. Not only is a Christmas wreath beautifully decorative, but it is a welcoming beacon to friends, family and guest. When company arrives at your front door, they are immediately put in a happy and festive mood just seeing the […]
In many homes, the most cherished Christmas decoration is the family nativity set. We actually have several in our own home, but I do have a favorite. Each year, I carefully unwrap the individual pieces and arrange the beautiful nativity scene. Some years, I set it out in our family room or den. However, last […]
There are definitely times throughout the holiday season that I want to wear just a touch of Christmas fun and celebration. Christmas earrings are always the perfect choice. When I am shopping, cooking, or simply greeting my family, I can don Christmas jewelry and instantly feel more festive. The really neat thing about earrings is […]
I love decorating my entire house for Christmas! I enjoy spreading the holiday spirit by adding something to each room in our home. For the bedrooms, I enjoy using Christmas Duvet cover sets! There are some really pretty styles and options that are not too expensive. Since I only leave them on the beds for […]
Most children hate the dark! Placing Christmas night lights in their bedrooms or bathrooms has a double benefit. It adds just enough light to the room to vanquish the darkness without disturbing needed rest. A night light also add a touch of beautiful Christmas decor to the room. I personally very much remember my childhood […]
The Christmas wreath on the front door is often one of the first “welc0mes” your guests will receive during the holidays. We often spend hours searching for just the right one. Once we find a wreath we love, we want to be able to use it for several years. Plus, no one wants unnecessary expenses […]