Non-Christmas Holiday Decor Ideas

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Holiday30 Comments

I remember an article I read in a magazine years ago about a room that was completely transitioned from a spring/summer look to a fall/winter look by changing out some accessories and the slipcovers on the furniture.  The entire room went from feeling fresh and cheery to homey and warm without the addition of any traditional seasonal or holiday decor.  … Read More

Holiday Crafts with Walmart

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, crafts, Decorating, german glass glitter, Holiday, Tutorials25 Comments

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Walmart.  All words and opinions, as always, are honest and my own.  Let’s make some holiday crafts… I have always loved making things for the holidays…for gifts, for decorations, or just as something fun to do to fill a quiet afternoon indoors.  This holiday season, I find the pull to making things even greater.  … Read More

the great Christmas decorating debate

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Holiday82 Comments

I think this debate has been happening for decades, but it’s been taken to the public forum of social media over the past few years, so it feels like more of a “thing.”  When should you decorate for Christmas?  There is the “pull out all of the decorations when the clock strikes midnight on Halloween” crowd on one end and … Read More

five things | budget decorating for Christmas

Marian ParsonsDecorating, Holiday23 Comments

I don’t know about you, but I am very excited about decorating for Christmas this year!  I think it’s, in large part, due to the fact that I wasn’t able to fully decorate for Christmas last year due to my healing shoulder.  Everything was harder and took twice as long, so I did a lot less.  I think I can … Read More

five things | fall decorating favorites

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Holiday19 Comments

Because I’ve been busy with home and work projects, I haven’t done much fall decorating.  I did buy one heirloom pumpkin yesterday and some heather, but otherwise, I’m not going to do too much this year.  I may change my mind in a week or two!  The temperature was a crisp 40 degrees this morning on my walk and a … Read More

six ways to decorate with sleigh bells

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Holiday21 Comments

As I’ve shared about my love for collecting Wallace Sleigh Bells, I’ve received several requests to share ways to use them to decorate for the holidays.  Those questions sparked this post!  Since I know not everyone collects those specific bells, I decided to create this post using a set of bells 16 bells I purchased for $10.  You can find … Read More