Christmas Presents are Wrapped!

Tidy Tuesday is a weekly post series on the subject of home. I’ll talk about any remodeling/decorating of my house to tips to help you get your house organized to decorating tips to featuring home bloggers.

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Have you seen my Christmas decorations yet? If not, you can see my decorations here.

Last week, I didn’t have any Christmas presents wrapped, but now a majority of them are! All that I have left are few packages I’m waiting for in the mail.

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Christmas Decorations 2014

Tidy Tuesday is a weekly post series on the subject of home. I’ll talk about any remodeling/decorating of my house to tips to help you get your house organized to decorating tips to featuring home bloggers.

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Christmas is just around the corner. Are you ready? I’m waiting for several packages to come in the mail. Plus my husband and I have to buy couple other gifts. I still haven’t wrapped gifts yet, but I do have all of my wrapping paper, ribbon, and tags.

Today I am going to share with you some Christmas decorations in my home. It is so fun to decorate for Christmas. You can see how I decorated my home last year for Christmas here. I have added few new decor items to my Christmas supply.

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Featured: 3 Soups That Will Warm You Up This Winter

Meal Monday is a weekly post series on the subject of food. I’ll talk about my love for food to sharing recipes that I love cooking to food tips.

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Do you love making soup during the Winter? A nice warm bowl of soup is perfect on cold days. I love to find more soup recipes to add to my list of soups to cook. There are so many soup ideas on Pinterest and from other bloggers.

Below are several soups that will warm you up this winter.

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Decorative Leaves on Pumpkin Pie

Meal Monday is a weekly post series on the subject of food. I’ll talk about my love for food to sharing recipes that I love cooking to food tips.

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Last year for Thanksgiving I wanted to add decorative leaves from pie crust on the top of my pumpkin pie, but I didn’t do it. This year I decided to give it a try and I’m glad that I did. Have you ever added leaves (or other things) to the top of your pumpkin pie?

Making the leaves was very simple. I used the extra crust that came with the Pillsbury pie crust to cut out eight leaves with a cookie cutter. I drew lines on top of each leaf with a toothpick to give the leaves more details.

I’m going to be making another pumpkin pie within the next week or two and I’m going to have fun with adding decorative pieces of pie crust on top of my pumpkin pie.

Here is how to add decorative leaves on top of a pumpkin pie.

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