Christmas Porch 2018

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Exterior, Holiday, My House27 Comments

After a 3:00 am wake-up call and 9 hours of hopping onto three different planes, I arrived safely home from my excursion to Montana.  It was a great trip and I’ll be sharing all about it and the HGTV Dream Home soon. But today, I’m going to share the Christmas decorations I added to my porch this year.  It’s very similar … Read More

Dining Room Christmas Tree 2018

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Holiday47 Comments

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Balsam Hill.  As always, all opinions shared are honest and my own. Several years ago, I pitched my artificial Christmas tree, purchased at a 75% off after-Christmas discount.  It clearly looked artificial and shed worse than a long-haired cat.  I was tired of storing it and wanted to give live trees a try.  I … Read More

Christmas faux-liage reviews

Marian ParsonsDecorating, Holiday37 Comments

I owe some of you an apology.  For the past few years, I have shared tips on decorating a home with fresh greens at Christmas and doled out all sorts of advice on the subject.  When I would receive questions about keeping the greens fresh, I would answer that they just need to be put it in place and left … Read More

layla’s mint photo shoot details

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Holiday30 Comments

If you missed the final post about this dresser makeover, you can find that post HERE.  In today’s post, I wanted to share some of the details on the things I gathered and used for this Christmasy photo shoot. I bought the tree from Target last year, but I know they have them again this year in a few different … Read More