No matter how old I get, I feel like a kid on Christmas morning when I wake up to find it is snowing.
And just like every kid, I felt sad when it stopped this afternoon.
The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found.
I’ve been silent for a while, I know, but so much has happened since my last post. I’m not able to sit down and write about everything yet, please forgive me.
But…I do want to share with you that these 3 Glittermoon wreaths are available for sale on theBeekman 1802 Holiday website right now!!
If you are in a bit of a hurry and don’t want to ooh and ah over all the wonderful artisan-created products Brent and Josh at Beekman1802.com have for your holiday gift-giving (though you really ought to do yourself a favor and do just that), you can cut to the chase by going straight to the Holiday Decor at B1802.com section. Or by just searching for “ornament wreath.”
Happy shopping, my friends!
“Santa’s Ski Party” wreath
“Flying High” Wreath featuring a rare 1955 Italian Olympic Ski Jumper ornament
Hmm…what is this stuff doing sitting out in the yard? We were able to salvage a couple of the old cabinets from the kitchen demolition so I could put them in the workshop and add some much-needed storage out there.
So, last week, I moved a ton of stuff out of the way and Mike (my lovely builder) did just that.
It took me parts of two days afterwards to get everything stowed away to my satisfaction.
Here’s how it looks now (and please forgive the horrendous photos – the shop is lit with big old fluorescents).
There are the “new” cabinets on the wall. That’s a wreath I’m working on currently on the big red table.
And, ooh whee, look at all the goodies I stowed inside.
Here is a peek at the old workbench with an army of Santas and other wonderful things on top. It was fun to have to rearrange everything and it makes me happy to look at all these goodies when I am out there.
These fellows are smiling away on the top of an old mantel that was salvaged from the basement.