Sunday, December 13, 2009

Christmas Tour of Homes 2009!

Christmas Tour of Homes with The Nester
Thanks for stopping by! Grab a cup of coffee, or tea, or cider, or wassail, or Dr Pepper and enjoy our Christmas decorations!

I really wish I could have everyone over to my home for a Christmas Blog Friends Party but this will have to work for now!

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Our Christmas tree. We bought this after our first married Thanksgiving and it was the perfect size for our apartment when we lived in Waco. I love the skinner size.
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Our Christmas tree skirt is from Africa. We bought it at Amani Ya Juu and I LOVE LOVE LOVE it!
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Of course, we have a couple more Baylor ornaments, but this is my favorite! my mom got me this when I was still an undergrad. Sic 'em Christmas!
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Another sweet ornament from Amani in Africa.
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I had this made for our First Christmas ornament.
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Love monagrams...this is from Pottery Barn a couple years ago.
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Another Africa ornament.
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This is from our vacation to Upstate NY summer 2008.
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Our chili pepper Santa from Santa Fe. This was from our summer 2006 trip.
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John makes fun of this but I love it! My mom gave me this sweet ornament this year. It's so old...
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It still has the sticker on the back that says, "Made in Western Germany."
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Tabletop Christmas tree
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I would love more Christmas pillows..I love them!
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Sweet snowman candle. I also love this Christmas potpourri..it has old fashioned jingle bells and little gingerbread men in there!
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I LOVE nativities! I have a few that I wasn't able to put out this year due to lack of space, but I have my favorites...
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We got this one in Santa Fe. It is made out of driftwood.
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My mom gave me this one from her collection this year.
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This one is from Africa.
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Another one from Africa...hand carved!
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This is up all year, but it's my Madonna and Child Sid Dickens tile.
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Southern Living Christmas...LOTS of good yummy recipes!
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Cute little fat snowman and a container to hold all of our Christmas cards. I love going to the mailbox everyday and opening Christmas cards!!
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Sweet little gingerbread boy and girl in my kitchen.

Thank you so much for stopping by! Leave a comment that you were here so I can come by and visit your blog!

Love you all friends and Merry Christmas!!!

12 comments:

  1. CUTE!!! i love the nativities and the snowman candle. cute...

    Merry CHRISTmas

    janice

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  2. very cute! love the Christmas potpourri! thats a great idea to try one day!

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  3. There are so many things I like, Lindsey, including your beautiful nativities, especially the one from Santa Fe. I like how many of your ornaments come from travels. we like to do that too -travel and collect ornaments! that little melting snowman candle is precious! i like the little mini tree and embroidered tree skirt and I LOVE old ornaments!! WHat a neat sticker to have on that one. German ornaments are great! Merry Christmas! Kelly

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  4. Your home is beautiful!! Everything looks so pretty! Great job decorating, you have great style! Merry Christmas!

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  5. everything looks so darling!!!!! i just love all your nativities!!!! so pretty! i want to go to africa really bad!!!! Merry Christms friend!

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  6. I love your decorations! It's so special that most of your things came from a place you've been and have a good story behind them! Merry Christmas!

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  7. Thanks for sharing! Your decorations are beautiful!

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  8. I like all of your different nativities. Merry Christmas!

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  9. I love all the nativities!! It all looks so festive! I am stopping in from Nester's Tour. If you would like to see my tour posts you can click on the 'Christmas 2009' tag on the left sidebar of my blog. Have a great holiday season!

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