Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all of you from me and my family! 

We're spending New Year's Eve at home, and decided to take some family pictures before the Christmas decorations are taken down. We've never had a picture taken of the four of us, and my new camera made it possible to have some nice pictures. I'm getting pretty good at using it now.

Our first Christmas in our new home (Home Tour)

Christmas tree

I had fun decorating for our first Christmas in our new home. It hasn't been without its challenges though. Come on in and take a look and join us for the holidays...

Updating a table lamp

Antique Lamp
Found two of these lamps at an antique shop.
This past Friday, I went shopping with my best friend. We had a wonderful time as usual, and I found two of these wonderful lamps.  I fell in love with them immediately. They were a steal at $19.99 each, especially since they came with the lamp shades.  There was only one problem...