Easy Door Decor

Easy Door Decor

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I love Pinterest! I can browse forever.

When I saw this picture from Domestically Speaking I immediately pinned it to my TO DO list. I knew that I already owned a similar basket and this would make such cute decor for my front door.

My basket had been hanging in the dirty, dusty basement/husbands workshop since we moved in over 5 years ago, so I took it to the kitchen sink and washed it. Then I took it outside and hung it out to dry. The unused and unmovable clothesline pole has become my spray painting assistant as evidenced by the blue paint visible on the right side. 

This basket once belonged to my Grandmama. Years ago, when my kids still lived at home, I used red and all the primary colors in my kitchen. This little basket hung by the kitchen fireplace. I eventually grew tired of using primary colors and now I am using softer colors, but with an updated color scheme, this tiny basket will be useful again.

Home Depot has the BEST color selection of spray paints that I have found anywhere and that’s where I go when I need spray paint.  I had recently purchased several colors, so I found my trusty Rustoleum spray paint in Black Gloss, and in no time the basket was transformed.

The wind was gusting which made it so that I was trying to hit a moving target, so I ended up moving the basket in order to get it painted. My yard debris pile worked great to hold the basket still while I sprayed.

It didn’t take but a few minutes to get the red covered with the black. While it dried, I gathered my supplies.

I bought two bunches of hydrangeas from Dollar General and one bunch of something that trailed a little bit. I have no idea what kind of flower the trailer is suppose to be. I wanted a lighter color flower for the trailer, like in the inspiration photo, but I had to make do with what Dollar General had and this was the ONLY flower they had that trailed.

I have a stash of packing styrofoam, so I broke off a couple of small pieces and pushed them down into the basket.

Next, I decided that the hydrangeas were too plain. They were mostly blue and white. So again, I went through my Rustoleum spray paint from Home Depot and found spa blue and aubergine and lightly touched up the flowers until they were a more intense, deeper color.

DIY

The original blue hydrangea.

DIY

The updated painted blue and purple hydrangea.

Rust-Oleum Painter's Touch 2X 12 oz. Aubergine Satin General Purpose Spray Paint (6-Pack) Rust-Oleum Painter's Touch 2X 12 oz. Gloss Spa Blue General Purpose Spray Paint (6-Pack)

Then I used pliers to cut the stems from the bunch and started inserting each individual stem into the styrofoam inside the basket.

I am not an expert flower arranger, so I just tried to copy my inspiration picture. When I was pleased with the way it looked, I hung it on the front door.

Blue and Yellow are my favorite colors and I love the way the black and blue show up so well against my yellow door.

My only expense for this really cute door decor was for the 3 bunches of flowers that I bought for $3 each. I already had everything else I needed. And the whole project only took about one hour, which includes the spray painting and drying time. Just do very light coats when you spray paint, and if the wind is blowing like it was here, that paint will dry instantly!

 

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Fifty and Fashionable

Fifty and Fashionable

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*You might call this a disclaimer, but I totally claim it, so that seems almost like an oxymoron to call it that, but ANYWAY….. These photos are awful. I am well aware of that. My bathroom is dark and the mirror is dirty. Let’s just say that gives the photos some charm. OK?*

I have always liked clothes, but when I was growing up we never had enough money for designer stuff or even the latest trends. It didn’t really bother me, but I did have a faint longing for the clothes that some of the other girls wore.

This is my favorite outfit. Jacket and skirt from Stitch Fix.

Now that I am an empty-nester, I indulge myself. I still don’t buy designer, I am too frugal for that, but I do love fashion and I do love buying clothes. However, when middle age hit, and my body shape changed, it wasn’t as much fun going clothes shopping. Things no longer fit like they used to and it was much more difficult and time consuming to find flattering clothes.

How to style joggers. Jacket, top, and joggers from Stitch Fix.

So when I heard about STITCH FIX, I signed up right away. It is an online styling service. You fill out an online profile about your sizes. You look at some pictures of outfits and indicate which ones you like and which ones you don’t, write a note to your stylist. (ex: I really need jeans! OR Don’t send me any jeans!) And then you set up a delivery date for your first fix. You will pay a $20 styling fee when your box ships. Your stylist will select 5 items from their inventory that she/he thinks fits your style. Once you receive your box, you have 3 days to try everything on and decide what you would like to keep. You pay only for what you decide to keep and you send the others back in the included postage paid envelope. If you decide to keep all 5 items, you will get a 25% discount. And the $20 styling fee will go towards your payment if you purchase anything at all.

I wore this body-con dress from Stitch Fix for New Years Eve.

After a few boxes, your stylist will begin to see what you like and don’t like about what she sent you and her choices will adjust accordingly. Eventually, she will break your bank. LOL

Not everybody likes floral jeans, but I do. Top and jeans from Stitch Fix.

Stitch Fix might not be for everyone, but it works for me. I LOVE getting the box and opening it up and seeing what was sent. And then trying the pieces on and styling them different ways. Did you know that SHOES can totally change the way an outfit looks? Seriously, they do. And in a later post, I’ll be proving that.

If you look online you will find many many 30 year olds reviewing their Stitch Fix boxes. Now, lets see how it works for the middle-aged a 55 year old.

I asked for a maxi dress for our cruise and this one I got from Stitch Fix is so cute!

My favorite Sunday dress and my shoes from Stitch Fix.

Cropped distressed jeans from my very first box from Stitch Fix.

And by the way, don’t worry if you aren’t a size 2 any more. (what? I was NEVER a size 2!! I went straight from a Girls size 14 to a Junior 7) Stitch Fix just recently added Plus sizes!

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Entrez Vous

Entrez Vous

I mentioned in one of my very first blog posts, that although our house is massive in curb appeal, the interior lacks character.

Home Decor

Once you get through the entry-way, there are no architectural details. But the entry-way itself does provide some interest. It is not a true split level since the living space is all on one level. But the front door is on a 1/2 story lower level.

Home Decor

These two pictures are from before we moved into the house. Mr. Menace considers this wasted space. And it is! But, if you remove this, there would be nothing interesting on the interior style of the house at all. It adds quite a bit of style.

The “iron” piece above the door was cute, but quite cheap looking. It wasn’t iron, just some flimsy metal. So I was on the lookout for something more interesting.

This sign is one of two original RR Depot signs for Acre Station, North Carolina, which is two miles from my childhood home. I remember hearing the train whistle when I was outside playing as a kid. The train still goes by but doesn’t stop any more. I love that not only is this an authentic antique sign, but it is also much more personal than anything you can buy in a home decor store.

One day Mr. Menace and I were walking around the local flea market. We don’t go very often because it is mostly t-shirts and socks and skin care products, and no longer a true flea market. But it had been a couple of years since we had been and we decided to see what we could find.

Our ceilings are only 8 feet tall. We can’t use long chandeliers. But this gigantic light fixture just called out to me as I walked by. The shade itself is 2 1/2 feet diameter.

I didn’t have ANYWHERE I could use it! I mean nowhere. Unless….. maybe…. if we moved the light fixture in the entryway a little bit further down the stairs, it might add a couple of feet head room for something so gorgeous.

It just might work! Now… could I talk Mr. Menace into it? To my amazement, he readily agreed!

It even came with the extension, so all he had to do was wire it up at the original light position and then hang it further down the stairs about 2 1/2 feet and it worked perfectly, leaving 8 1/2 feet of head room.

This beauty makes a huge statement as you enter our home!

 

There was one moment of panic.

I took the shade to the kitchen sink to wash it before he hung it and something horrible happened! Something was washing off! I got really nervous. Thankfully, it ALL washed off and the result was beautiful. I don’t know if it was added paint or original, but it looks fantastic without it.

Don’t you agree? Here is BEFORE and AFTER comparison of the original light and the new light to help you make up your mind.

 

I have an idea brewing for that run of the mill railing and banister next….

 

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Bloggers, Smoggers

Bloggers, Smoggers

Gwin Gal and Mr. Menace

Today I want to share with you some of my favorite blogs. I gravitate toward blogs about gardening, and home decor with a huge side dose of fashion and travel. I read a lot of blogs these days, but what got me started?

 

 

Hi Sugarplum ~ This is the first blog that I started reading regularly. I found her a couple of years ago and started following Cassie for her DIY and home decorating. I stayed for the fashion. Even though she is WAY younger than me, her style works for me. I’ve purchased many cute outfits and shoes based on her recommendation.

 

 

Style at a Certain Age ~ After I got hooked on that first fashion blog, I began to wonder if there were fashion bloggers more my age. I Googled and that’s when I found Beth.  There is just something about Beth that clicks with me. I so enjoy chatting with her through the comments on her posts.

 

 

 

Delusions of Ingenuity ~ Andi makes me laugh. Her DIY projects are fun and beautiful, but her writing style keeps me coming back again and again.

 

 

Rustic & Refined ~ Christine is a busy lady. She always has something going on and is my go-to for ideas. She is a gardener, a DIYer, and she’s a master at Tablescapes.

 

 

 

Empress of Dirt ~ My award for BEST BLOG TITLE  goes to Melissa. I mean really! She also has great content. Mostly gardening, but not all.

 

 

 

The Curator’s Collection ~ Terry has the most beautiful DIY I’ve ever seen. I want to be like Terry. I mean just look at those furniture pieces above! She is a professional.

 

 

 

VICTORIA ELIZABETH BARNES

Victoria Elizabeth Barnes ~ This girl, a DIYer and a lover of GFT’s, (Giant Fancy Things), she should have a tv show, not just a blog. She is hysterical. And she collects AWESOME furniture. Seriously Awesome.

 

 

 

 

 Penny’s Vintage Home

Penny’s Vintage Home ~ Eye Candy. PURE eye candy at Penny’s Vintage Home. It’s like looking for Waldo. But with pretty vintage things instead! I LOVE visiting her page and perusing… I never fail to find something I want to copy. Just take a gander!

What are some of your favorite blogs?

 

 

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Making a House a Home

Making a House a Home

There are some essentials that, to me, took my new house to the status of MY HOME. When we moved in, it was someone else’s home and it took our touches and our things to make it ours.

When we purchased it, everything outside was painted white, which was great for staging and selling.

And everything inside was painted tan, which again, was great for staging and selling. But it had no personality. It was a shell. It was a house, not a home.

This graphic by Casper shows six things that I think are essential for making a new house, a home:

First thing that I like to do, is customize my front door and the easiest, quickest way to do that is to add a wreath. This will immediately personalize your home to the outside world.

You will notice that my wreath, isn’t a wreath at all, but a metal wall pocket and it holds flowers from the Dollar Store. Unique, Pretty, and Cheap!

The second thing I would do is to put a rug outside the front door. The welcome mat always says “somebody lives here.”

Already, that cold, empty house now looks like it is someone’s home.

The next thing I’d do, is add some throws, or as we call them in the south, afghans, in the living room. What do you do when you are cold? Wrap up! How to warm a cold room? Add small blankets, throws, afghans! I can’t resist a pretty crocheted afghan! I found all three of these at the thrift store and I had to have them.

However, I have a very soft, but much more manly throw on Mr. Menace’s leather chair.

I even have a couple of extra throws available for cold winter nights.

What else do you need to sit comfortably in your new living room? PILLOWS! Throw pillows can add lots of charm, color, and personalization to your room.

Next, comes artwork. And to tell you the truth, I may have this one too far down the list! But who said these were listed in any specific order any way?? I prefer my artwork to be personal. I dislike designers who redo a room and go out and buy all new generic artwork. Your home should reflect you. That’s the definition of HOME. I love to gather all the artwork I have collected over the years and starting hanging it! I instantly feel like I am home when the artwork is hanging on the walls.

Left picture is a drawing of the old Birmingham Depot, now demolished, and right are photos taken by Mr. Menace of the Hale Bopp Comet.

I found this hydrangea picture, my favorite flower, at the thrift store.

These herbs paintings are ones that I painted myself and hang in my kitchen.

The Bee Keepers artwork was a gift from our grandkids.

Now that’s not to say that the artwork doesn’t change positions. I rarely get it right the first time. But since I love decorating, I sure do not mind moving things around as the mood strikes.

The painting on top was done by a cousin. The cross stitch in the middle is an excerpt from my favorite poem. And the bottom needlework was a gift from my daughter.

Last, but certainly not least….. family pictures. No home should be without them. Some people like gallery walls. I prefer to have mine scattered around. Since we are grandparents, we usually get new pictures from our kids at Christmas and its fun to just add to the collection.

Now what about the rest of the house? In my opinion the same ideas apply to the other rooms also. I redid our bedroom recently, and used these same six ideas then.

  • a wreath or something floral
  • a rug for those cold mornings
  • extra comfy pillows like these from Casper
  • a throw on the bed
  • artwork
  • family photos

Flowers

Rug

Pillows

Pillows and Throw

Family Photos

I have not hung artwork in our bedroom since I did the update, which you can see Part 1 HERE and Part 2 HERE. I am making a very personalized piece and I will share that at a later date when it is finished.

So, essentials for a new home… using my six ideas, it’s easy, fairly quick, and even cheap! Do you agree?

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Winning the West Again

Winning the West Again

or Part 2: The Implementation

When I discovered King Ranch Saddle Shop’s website, I began to think how much fun it would be to add a touch of Western decor to our home and I shared with you some of my ideas and inspiration in this previous post, Winning the West.

Here is how our Study looked BEFORE:

The wood box installation story is HERE on Boxing Day.

I had so much fun with this makeover. My husband and I both love the wall of boxes, but the wall to the right of the sofa was a never ending change of decor, because nothing was right. But now, I LOVE it!

So here is the wall to the right AFTER…

I love this change! I had been looking for somewhere to hang my tobacco basket ever since we moved into this house over 5 years ago. It has now found the perfect home. I hung Mr. Menace’s BB Gun and his 22 Rifle and the whole area just came together. The Home Depot wood barrel holds our canes and walking sticks, while a trio of wood step stools hold a lantern. The finishing touch was the flower bouquet.

Cowgirl Boots make the cutest vases! I just put a canning jar, which was half filled with water, inside and added the flowers. It makes such a bright spot in the room.

The other half of the room was fun to update too. The more I looked, the more I found appropriate decor already in my home. The canvas, which was a gift to Mr. Menace from his daughter, is from a photograph that she took. The horse & clock is like one that was in his home when he was growing up. I also added a few items to my wall of boxes: horseshoes, wood stirrup, spur, star, boot scraper, and some Gene Autry and Roy Rogers cowboy books that belonged to my Daddy.

Again, adding a bouquet of flowers was the finishing touch. This time, I used a pair of short booties and some flowers from the yard. I love how it turned out.

I realize this post is very heavy on the photos, but I just can’t help myself. The transformation is so wonderful, I just have to share.

I didn’t even realize that I wanted to have some western decor in my home, but now, I realize that I do! I am very pleased with how it came together and it solved some decorating blocks that I had been having.

So have I convinced you to give it a try in your home?

 

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Are You My Mother?

Are You My Mother?

I have always loved reading. Reading for myself, and reading to all the children in my life. One of my favorite children’s books is Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman .

Are You My Mother? P D Eastman

I was reminded of this book, when I saw these cute baby Bluebirds in their birdhouse peeking out of the entrance hole. Just so adorable! I had to share.

They were sleeping away, and then they started poking their heads out of the entrance hole.

Bluebird Babies

Bluebird Babies

Just so cute! I also took a short video. Sorry for the shakiness…. I zoomed in really close and that makes it difficult to hold still.

Are you a bird watcher? I love watching them and trying to learn to identify them. I feed them during the winter and have my feeders right outside my kitchen window. Next I want to learn to identify them by sound.

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Winning the West

Winning the West

Or at least bringing a small portion to Alabama

 

Have you ever considered how Western decor can intertwine with Country decor, or Farm decor, or even the Eclectic Cottage decor that I have in my own home? No? Me neither! Until now that is.

Before moving to Alabama in the early 90’s, I lived in Texas for 5 years and picked up a love for many things cowboy-ish. That is when I first became interested in line dancing, and going to rodeos was so much fun! I even still own my Roper boots which I bought when I lived there. It was Texas where I learned to love avocados and had my first taste of Taco Salad. Good times!

Trail riding near San Antonio

Doing some online window shopping I found a neat website, King Ranch Saddle Shop, with  some really cozy items that I’d love to add to my home. This Grande ottoman would be my first choice. And since I am dreaming big, I want this Hair on Hide Sociable sofa  for my ottoman to sit in front of, and this indigo rug would pull in my love of blue nicely.

Grande Ottoman

Hair on Hide Sociable Sofa

Indigo Rug

I already have a love for peacock feathers and use them profusely in my Christmas decor, so I can extend my use of them with this antler & peacock centerpiece. Wine barrels have been on my wish list ever since we toured the Jack Daniels Distillery a few years ago and this one that is also a cooler  is WAY cool. Mr. Menace and I love all things chrome, aluminum, and shiny and this silver plated horse is spectacular!

But money IS an object and I can’t just go buy everything I love. So. HOW do you add some western style to your home? When I began to consider how I could incorporate western decor in my own home, I found that in actuality, I already own many things that, with the right styling, could transition easily to a Western theme. For instance, here are some things I found in my own home that I think might work perfectly:

Western Decor

Western Decor

I also found some ideas at a wedding that I went to, that was country/cowboy themed. I especially loved the use of the cowboy boots as vases.

Flower Bouquet in boots

Wood bench with quilt and flower bouquet in boots

Wagon with bucket of flowers, burlap & lace, cowboy boots

The boots used in the wedding were special because they belonged to the bride’s deceased Papa Bill. I know that everybody doesn’t own cowboy boots, but with the popularity of women’s booties, a lot of them with fringe, it wouldn’t be hard to find something that would work just as good! Or, if all else fails, we can just order THESE BEAUTIES!

Silver Cross Boots

The wedding ideas could easily be adapted to home decor. Any bench or wagon + boots + quilt = country western decor! The more I consider it, the more I realize that I have plenty of items that will work already and no huge shopping trip involved. It is always good when you can just re-purpose what you have in new ways and not have to spend a lot of money. Although, I still want those cowgirl boots…

This is the area of my study that I plan to transform and this is how it looks right now. The wood box display hanging on the wall is my very favorite DIY in our home. You can  see more pictures of it  HERE.

I use the chalkboard for a planner of sorts. It usually has a monthly calendar with all our plans for the month listed. I’m a little behind on getting that done this month. I hope we don’t miss any engagements before I get it done! 

This other side of this area is constantly changing. I have not found the perfect decor yet, so maybe the western decor will be it! 

I am so excited to get started on this project! My mind is working overtime and if it turns out half as good as it is in my brain, I will be pleased. Please come back for Part 2 where I will reveal the results of my own western theme ideas!

Do you have any western decor in your home or items that might transform into western decor?

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The Nina, the Pinta, and the …

The Niña, the Pinta, and the …

On their tour of the Intracoastal Waterway, the Niña and the Pinta made a stop at Guntersville Lake, Alabama, which is about a two hour drive from us. So we got up early for a Sunday drive and a day together doing nothing but enjoying ourselves.

Nina, the Floating Museum

This ‘sailing museum’ is on a mission to educate the public and school children on the ‘caravel’, a Portuguese ship used by Christopher Columbus and many early explorers to discover the world. It is totally funded by the small boarding charge (I think it was $8 for adults) and donations. The crew are all volunteers. You can visit the website here: www.ninapinta.org

Anchor on the Pinta

Rigging

 

I was driving when we arrived in Guntersville and we appeared to be surrounded by water. I could see the lake on one side of us and there was also water on the other side of us according to our GPS. I commented that we should be able to see the docked ships any time now, when Mr. Menace replied, No, you won’t be able to see them over these buildings.

Nina and Pinta

I was bewildered. These “buildings” that he spoke of were some type of industrial warehouse buildings which were one story and flat roofed. Surely we would be able to see the masts of these explorer’s sailing ships over the top of such short buildings??

Nina and Pinta

Notice that the ships are not even visible above the cars in the parking lot.

Sure enough, when we arrived at the city marina, there were two small ships docked. I was fascinated. THESE tiny ships carried 24 crew (Pinta 26, Santa Maria 40) on the first voyage across the Atlantic which lasted 7 months? Amazing.

These ships are, of course, replicas of the original Nina and Pinta, and were built in Brazil by master builders, using design and construction techniques dating back to the 15th century. The Columbus Foundation has no plans to build a Santa Maria because she was bigger and could not make it through the waterways that the floating museum travels.

Nina and Pinta

Anchor on the Nina

You may recall that it was in 1492 that the original Nina, Pinta, and the Santa Maria took off on their first voyage across the Atlantic Ocean. When I was a kid, I was looking at some old school work of my mother’s and found this poem that she had used in a class project. History never much interested me in school and I think that’s why this poem tickled me then, and it still tickles me now.

Johnny’s Hist’ry Lesson

I think, of all the things at school
A boy has got to do,
That studyin’ hist’ry, as a rule,
Is worst of all, don’t you?
Of dates there are an awful sight,
An’ though I study day an’ night,
There’s only one I’ve got just right –
That’s fourteen ninety-two.

Columbus crossed the Delaware
In fourteen ninety-two;
We whipped the British, fair an’ square,
In fourteen ninety-two.
At Concord an’ at Lexington.
We kept the redcoats on the run,
While the band played Johnny Get Your Gun,
In fourteen ninety-two.

Pat Henry, with his dyin’ breath –
In fourteen ninety-two –
Said, “Gimme liberty or death!”
In fourteen ninety-two.
An’ Barbara Frietchie, so ’tis said,
Cried, “Shoot if you must this old, gray head,
But I’d rather ‘twould be your own instead!”
In fourteen ninety-two.

The Pilgrims came to Plymouth Rock
In fourteen ninety-two,
An’ the Indians standin’ on the dock
Asked, “What are you goin’ to do?”
An’ they said, “We seek your harbor drear
That our children’s children’s children dear
May boast that their forefathers landed here
In fourteen ninety-two.

Miss Pocahontas saved the life –
In fourteen ninety-two –
Of John Smith, an’ became his wife
In fourteen ninety-two.
An’ the Smith tribe started then an’ there,
An’ now there are John Smiths ev’rywhere,
But they didn’t have any Smiths to spare
In fourteen ninety-two.

Kentucky was settled by Daniel Boone
In fourteen ninety-two,
An’ I think the cow jumped over the moon
In fourteen ninety-two.
Ben Franklin flew his kite so high
He drew the lightnin’ from the sky,
An’ Washington couldn’t tell a lie,
In fourteen ninety-two.

— By Nixon Waterman.

Us and Nina

Are you a history buff? Do you like poetry?

 

 

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30 Days Hath September, April, June and November!

30 Days Hath September, April, June and November!

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How, oh HOW, has the whole month of November passed me by? How, I ask??

Well, the first week I had to work out of town several days. Then we drove south to Mobile, Alabama, for a short adventure on the Inaugural Cruise out of Mobile on the Carnival Fantasy on November 9th.

Carnival Fantasy

Carnival Fantasy Mobile Alabama

Port of Mobile Carnival Fantasy

We had a great time and there will be more on that trip at a later date.

When we got home, I had to work out of town again for a few days. But then it was time to party again. We drove to Tennessee after work on Monday, November 21, and then got up early and packed into the kids van and drove to eastern NC to spend a few days with my family.

Welcome to NC

Art projects at Thanksgiving

Family Dinner at Thanksgiving

Kids Table at Thanksgiving

It was a whirlwind of visiting and then back home. Just in time for a few more days work and then attend a formal Christmas Gala on the 3rd of December.

Christmas Gala 2016, The Moody Mansion

Dress from Rent the Runway

Christmas Gala 2016, The Moody Mansion

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Christmas Gala 2016, The Moody Mansion, Bessemer, AL

The Gala was a fundraiser for the Bessemer Historical Society. The Moody Mansion is being restored along with many other dilapidated but fabulous old houses in the city. The house was gorgeous and there will be more on that at a later date.

And so, here we are. Looking at less than 20 days until Christmas.

YIKES!

I feel so old when I say TIME IS JUST FLYING BY! Where did  your November go?

 

 

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