Posts made in November, 2012

Jesus is the Reason for the Season!

Posted by on Nov 28, 2012 in Fabulous & Free | 0 comments

    This is an advent tree.  My friend, Susan, & I created these for a craft for our MOPS group years ago when our oldest children (now 19 & 18) were one-year-old. I store the tree away every year with the lights on it.  We only use a small 14” table top tree and miniature ornaments.  Choose one ornament every day and then read the coordinating Scripture.   We made some of the ornaments ourselves and some were purchased in craft stores.  We added ribbon or hooks for...

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Christmas Time Is Here…

Posted by on Nov 27, 2012 in Fabulous & Free | 0 comments

Christmas cards are starting to arrive in my mailbox and probably yours too.  So how do you display your cards?  Traditionally over a ribbon somewhere?  In a basket?  In a Christmas mail box or photo holder?  More importantly – what do you do with your cards once Christmas is over?  If you are anything like me, I have such a hard time tossing into the trash all those beautiful family photo cards and Christmas cards.  I have saved mine for years and reused the fronts of the...

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A case of the “fleas”

Posted by on Nov 19, 2012 in Fabulous & Free | 0 comments

We just saw the biggest flea… but no need to buy a flea collar!  My friends, Debbie & Anna, joined me on recent trip to Southern California to see the Pasadena Rose Bowl flea market as well as other markets/antique stores. Day 1:  Left Arizona at 6 am…& drove to Arizona (That 6+ hour drive seemed like 2 with all the girl gab).  We started our shopping extravaganza in Escondido at The Urban Barn.  Go visit the gals there if you want to find reasonably priced goods...

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