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2 SIMPLE Desserts You’ll Want to Make for Your Next Holiday Gathering

2 SIMPLE Desserts You’ll Want to Make for Your Next Holiday Gathering

Tis’ the season for holiday gatherings!  If you’re like me, I love to dig through Pinterest for the most yummy/easy to make thing to take to the holiday parties.  So, after many attempts to find my ‘go to’, I’m sharing the 2 SIMPLE desserts I love to make.  Grab a pen and some paper (or your Google Keep list) and jot down the ingredients.

That Big Comfy Chair & A Little Bit of Christmas!

That Big Comfy Chair & A Little Bit of Christmas!

Who loves to be comfy?  (Insert hand raised emoji here.)

I love a big comfy couch. I love to sink in with many pillows, a soft blanket and a great Netflix series and stay all day long.  Anyone else?

When we decided to move our furniture around and make an official sitting room, I knew we need a super comfy oversized chair. I of course looked all over the internet for the best ‘farmhouse’ comfy chairs. Here are some that I found:

How to make Christmas tree trunk coasters.

How to make Christmas tree trunk coasters.

Happy New Year everyone!  I hope you all had a wonderful holiday with your family and friends.  Here's to a great 2017!

I'm kicking 2017 off with a guest post from my hubby.  Enjoy!

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How to make Christmas tree trunk coasters.

When Courtney and I took down our first Christmas tree I wanted to come up with a creative use for the trunk.

Tis' the season. The reasons we are behind schedule.

Tis' the season.  The reasons we are behind schedule.

Going into the renovations, I had a few thoughts. One, it won’t take us very long.  Two, we will be done in time for Christmas.

Well, I’m here to tell you that it’s taking longer than expected (As always, right?) and I don’t think we will be done in time for Christmas. Unless of course a miracle happens.  Which is possible. I don’t doubt it.

How did we get off schedule?  A few things.

Decorating for Christmas with an 'under construction' home.

Decorating for Christmas with an 'under construction' home.

Ah, it’s Monday.

Can we have Thanksgiving every week?  I really enjoyed my time off.  It was the perfect combination of home projects, Christmas decor, family, food and relaxation.

Last Wednesday was my day to do all things Christmas.  If you missed my post about holiday storage, find it here.

If you were following me on Instagram (greywoodmama), you saw a few shots of my Christmas tree coming together.  Although our house is still under construction, I was not going to let that stop me from decorating for Christmas.