Tag Archive: holiday decorating

Oct 18 2014

Pink Velvet Pumpkins

Pink Velvet Pumpkins- Did you know pink is an Autumn color too? Look at these lovely pink velvet pumpkins from Lovefeast. October is breast cancer awareness month and these pretty” think pink” velvet pumpkins are more than just decor. For every Think Pink pumpkin sold they donate $3 to breast cancer awareness.  I am joining Beverly for her Pink …

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Jan 21 2014

Valentine Paper Garland

Valentine Paper Garland- Hello sweet bloggy friends. Today I have invited a very special guest to Katherines Corner to share a bit of Valentine craftiness. It is my pleasure to introduce you to Jennifer from The Life Of Jennifer Dawn. She is a happily married woman of faith. A former school teacher with a lovely …

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Dec 18 2013

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 119

It’s Time For Thursday Favorite Things This weeks favorite thing ….socks! I know you are probably thinking,of all of the things I could have shared, why socks? I love wearing colorful, comfy soft chenille socks in the winter. I can assure you my husband appreciates my choice of footwear too. He prefers to sleep soundly …

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Dec 13 2013

Our Christmas Mantel

Our Christmas Mantel I love this time of year and decorating for the holidays just makes me squeal with happy.Our home is filled with Christmas! Decorating does take me a bit longer than it used to. But, I enjoy it sooo much. When it’s time to decorate I always start with the mantel. Since I …

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Dec 11 2013

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 118

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop! It’s time to hop! Party and link up! The Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop is where you can link your favorite post of the week or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new followers. The hop is hosted and posted on 6 different …

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Dec 11 2013

Holiday Buzy-Ness

Holiday Buzy-ness I find myself happily awash with the Christmas spirit and all that comes with it. Decorating, shopping, list making (oh yes, you know I am a list maker) planning, wrapping, baking and all around holiday buzy-ness ( busy as a bee). Add to this the blessing of having one of my shops, Be …

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Dec 09 2013

Gingerbread House Tour

Gingerbread House Tour Holiday baking usually includes some sort of yummy gingerbread creations. The aroma of gingerbread cooking just screams Christmas to me! I shared my gingerbread loaf with you last year and you can get the recipe HERE.Today I am sharing my gingerbread house and inviting you to join me at the Katherines Corner …

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Nov 22 2013

Holiday Yarn Crafts

Holiday Yarn Crafts These simple and adorable holiday yarn crafts are perfect for creating with your little ones. I have been making yarn dolls since I was a little girl. My Mother and I would make them using scraps of yarn. They are a sweet addition to your holiday decorations, added to your tree and …

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Jul 03 2013

Patriot Games

Patriot Games Oops posting a little late this morning. I’m counting down to America’s birthday. I found some fun ideas shared on pinterest to help with your last minute holiday entertaining. Click on the image to visit. All images belong to their respective blogs. Free Printables and great ideas for children using  sparklers! Simple berries …

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Mar 27 2013

Easter Printables

Easter Printables It’s wordless Wednesday today (when am I going to change this to oxymoron day .. giggle, maybe next week). No photograph today instead I made some fun printables. Just right click, save to your photos and print. They fit on a 8 inch by 10 inch sheet of paper or label paper . …

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Jan 25 2013

Valentine Banner Bunting

Valentine Banner Bunting a child friendly craft It’s been a while since I posted any kind of crafty-ness. I thought I would share this simple and child friendly valentine bunting ( banner) craft.   What you need Felt  ( 8×10 pieces) as many as you would like to make ( I cut two hearts per …

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Nov 30 2012

The Stockings Are Hung

It’s officially Christmas at our house. The stocking are hung ( Izzy’s is in the middle) , the lights  are on, the tree has been trimmed. The sound of Christmas music is playing  and I have visions of  sugar plums a white Christmas dancing in my head. I’m sharing some of my holiday decor with you …

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Nov 27 2012

Trim A Tree

Trim A tree Tid Bit Tuesday today! I will be brief. I plan to trim my tree today. I will deck the halls, and play Christmas music way to loudly and I will dance with Izzy. He loves to dance!  I always get my decorations up right after Thanksgiving . But, I’m running a bit …

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Nov 08 2012

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 61

It’s time for one of my Favorite Things! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! I’m happy to have Emily from Newlywed Moments as my co-host this week.( thank you for filling in at the last minute). Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if …

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Oct 19 2012

Ghosts in the Kitchen

ghosts in the kitchen Katherines Corner

I am happy to share that we have had a few Autumn days here recently and even a little well needed rain. Although the week started with 70 degree temperatures it has been a lovely Autumn week. I thought it was the perfect time to add a few Halloween decorations. I’m not a big fan …

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Dec 06 2011

Christmas Candles

christmas candles

We have candles in our home all year long. We have lots of fancy ones burning during the holiday season.  I thought I would  share the story of Christmas candles ( as I learned it) with you today.       As the story was told to me, during the Advent season, the Christ Child …

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Mar 17 2011

Happy Saint Patricks Day an Irish Blessing

“May the road rise up to meet you, may the wind be ever at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face and the rain fall softly on your fields. And until we meet again, May God hold you in the hollow of his hand.” Please DO NOT leave blog links in the …

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Dec 20 2010

Snowflake Decorative Ornament Craft

Lets’ Make A snowflake!! What You Need Rotary cutter ( scissors) cutting mat ruler 12×12-inch square of card stock ( white) Quilling tool ( or small dowel with a slot cut in the end) Craft glue Adhesive spray Fine glitter: ( I like silver) Let’s make It! Using a rotary cutter, cut seven 1/4×12-inch strips …

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Dec 16 2010

That Festive Feeling.

Everyone who reads my blog knows I’ve got the Christmas spirit….(Don’t tell, but I try and have it all year long) That glorious festive feeling that sends tingles from your head to your toes.I’m spreading it like a virus to everyone I know.I give it to family, to friends, to bloggers galore. To strangers, to …

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