Organizing Christmas Decorations: A Step-by-Step Plan

      This series was first run last year. I'm updating and reposting it now so that you have time to think through your needs and make a plan before you begin packing away your Christmas decorations. Taking the time to organize your ornaments and other decor really does make a huge difference when…

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Organizing Christmas Decorations: Storing Decorations and Ornaments

This series was first run last year. I'm updating and reposting it now so that you have time to think through your needs and make a plan before you begin packing away your Christmas decorations. Taking the time to organize your ornaments and other decor really does make a huge difference when it's time to…

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Christmas Decorations: A Picture Tour of My Home

I'm joining The Nester's Christmas Tour of Homes today with some pictures from my home. I can't wait to visit all of the other participants as well because I LOVE Christmas decorations!! So come on in and take a look... 'Twas two weeks before Christmas, and all through our home The decorations were out for…

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Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas: Resources

Today we're wrapping up our two-week Christmas series: Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas. Getting organized is an important part of having an intentional Christmas, where we choose gifts and activities that will provide a lifetime of memories rather than trying to pack everything into the season and ending up exhausted and stressed out…

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Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas: Children’s Toys

Today is day ten in our two-week Christmas series: Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas. One of the hardest parts of Christmas for me is dealing with the aftermath. Not just taking down decorations but finding a place for all of the new stuff, most notably all of the new toys my girls get.…

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Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas: Baking

Today is day nine in our two-week Christmas series: Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas. Holiday baking is yet another aspect of Christmas that I love. I'm not a great cook, but I make some pretty yummy baked goods, and I love to make cookies, chocolate-dipped pretzels and other treats for friends, families, neighbors,…

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Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas: Christmas Cards

Today is day seven in our two-week Christmas series: Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas. l love receiving Christmas cards in the mail, especially those with updated family pictures. We hang ours along the garland on our staircase, and it becomes just one more reminder that Christmas is about people not stuff! Whether you…

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Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas: Traditions

Today is day six in our two-week Christmas series: Organizing Your Way to a Simple Christmas. Almost everyone has family traditions -- for the everyday mundane things as well as holidays and special events -- but have you ever taken the time to write down your Christmas traditions? In the midst of a busy holiday…

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