Tuesday, December 18, 2012

ENJOYING THE SEASON!

 
 
A few days ago I was feeling like, this year it's going so good and I don't even feel stressed, well...It's only 6 days until Christmas Eve and now I am beginning to feel like I need to hurry up and finish. There is still a couple more gifts to buy and alot that has to be wrapped and the grandchildren are coming on Friday for our cookie bake.  Slow down and breathe so I can enjoy it, that is what I keep telling myself.
 
 
 
 
This is my teacup tree.
 
 
 
 
I have added my two teacups with mice in them.  They were on the tree in the Den, but I decided to move them to the teacup tree in the Dining Room.
 
 
 
They are so cute!
 
 
 
 
 
The candle in the lantern adds a calming affect to the day! 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A sleigh full of different color ornaments brightens the room!
 
 
 
I stop and enjoy a mug of hot chocolate with mini marshmallows!
 
 
 
On this day a week before Christmas, I want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Blessed New Year!
 
 
 
Sylvia


5 comments:

  1. Beautiful tea tree, Syl! The whole post is lovely!

    I am glad you moved your mousies, they belong on that tree!

    Your sleigh of pastel bulbs, and your lantern and little tea party- just perfect.

    DO enjoy each moment, don't tstress: and if your grandchildren are old enough have THEM do the wrapping. I used to go to my Auntie's and always wrap her presents for her and she and I would have tea and something sweet before I went home to wrap my Mom's. I love to wrap I guess, haha.

    God bless.

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  2. Sylvia I LOVE your teacup tree it is so pretty !
    Enjoy your baking day with your Grandchildren and have the merriest of Christmas'. Thankyou for your sweet words of encouragment during the year.
    Love to you xo

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  3. Beautiful teacup tree!! I love it! I may have to do that next year in my dining room. I have a little grapevine tree in there, but only have white poinsettias and bows on it so far, and ribbons. The little teacups would be a great addition...I do have some, just never thought to put them on their own tree!
    Enjoy your cookie baking day with your grandchildren. That is truly a blessing. I don't think I will get any cookies baked this year...running out of time (and energy). Yes, Breathe!!!! I need that word!
    Lovely post...thank you...and have a Very Merry Christmas!!

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  4. A lovely post Sylvia.
    How cute are the little cups with the mice in them.
    I will certainly try the hot chocolate with marshmellow..never had that before.
    Thank you for following me through this blogging year.. thank you for your comments.
    Wishing you a very Happy Christmas.
    Family arriving and duty calls.
    val x

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  5. Hi Sylvia, I love your teaset, and your teacup tree is adorable; especially the little mice. :0)
    Have fun baking with the grandchildren, Sylvia. Merry Christmas!

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