Tuesday's Tour. . .Our '2013' Holiday Home

With Thanksgiving  just a couple days away I thought that it might be fun to spread a little Christmas cheer.
I don't know about you, but seeing others Christmas décor gets me all excited to dig in and decorate!
 I have just started on this years décor so I am taking you on a 'holiday tour' of our home from last year.
I absolutely love the Christmas season and the spirit that it brings!
I am so happy to have you and I hope you enjoy our Christmas home.
I wish you ‘Plaid Tidings’
Plaid Tidings
And hope you feel welcome when you first step onto my front porch
and enter into my home
(living room)
(family room)
(basement family room)
(basement kitchen)
I love mixing things up from year to year and it's kind of fun to look back.
Hope you enjoyed the tour!
Wishing everyone a  very wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!


Tea Cottage Pretties said...

Oh my oh my, where to begin, your decor is so beautiful, so very festive and so classic. I always tend to love the smallest details and I loved your book page trees, the tiny house on books and the red trucked filled with ornaments. Thank you for opening up your beautiful home and sharing with us. Hugs, Beverly

Stacey said...

Jan, your home looks like a storybook right now! It's always beautiful but you've really dolled it up for Christmas. I love the picture of you and your hubby. :) Merry Christmas.

Leovi said...

Beautiful photos, beautiful and creative decorating ideas! I love these original Christmas creations!

priscilla said...

Fabulous decorating Jann ! Love the photo of you and your husband !

Susie said...

Jann, So many wonderful things. First, I love the picture of you and your husband with you plaids. The red transfer ware is so sweet here and there. Love the bike in the kitchen. Blessings to you, xoxo,Susie

Jill said...

So full of Christmas - very nice!

Julie Marie said...

Your home looks just beautiful Jann!... wishing you a very Merry Christmas!... xoxo Julie Marie

must love junk said...

Your home is SO festive, Jann! And that's the cutest pic of you and your hubby!! :)

Helen and her Daughters said...

Everything looks so beautiful Jann!

Linda @ A La Carte said...

Jann, thanks for the tour! I love your decorations and how warm, comfy and happy it all is! The photo of you and hubby is adorable! Merry Christmas!

Anonymous said...

Look at you! Even plaid boots! You guys are too cute!

I love how you arranged your plates up on the shelf.

Thanks for the delightful tour! ♥

The Old Parsonage said...

I want to visit and see it all in person!!! Love the photo and you two on the front porch!!! Darling with the snow:)

Merry Merry!

farmhouse-story said...

love the couple picture, jann! and the hot chocolate bar, and the bike, esp! happy weekend!

Unknown said...

Everything is so pretty, Jann! Merry Christmas to you both!

Leslie Anne Tarabella said...

I just bought a new (old) plaid cooler in green to match the red one I already have! Yours look so adorable there on the porch. Great ideas and very pretty home!

Rose L said...

Wow! So lovely! I am almost done decorating my home but it is not near,y as nice as yours!!

Rose L said...

Oh, and Merry Christmas, Jann!!
PS You have a handsome hubby

Christine at Little Brags said...

GORGEOUS porch...love it all!
Christine from Little Brags

Art and Sand said...

I am amazed at all the "Christmas" in your house.

If you invited me over, I don't think I would be very sociable. I would be lost in "looking" and taking in all the wonderful details.

B E A U T I F U L !!!

The Charm of Home said...

Oh, Jann I love your Peace on Earth mantel!! Perfect!

cynthia lee designs said...

Everything looks so pretty!! Love your porch...and I love your adorable boots too. Your tree is beautiful!! Love the bike all decked out with the wreath for Christmas.

Unknown said...

WOW!!!! Love the blue cupboard so much!! Everything looks so festive and cozy!!

Clotee.com said...

Thank you for this home tour. You have beautiful house. It's feel like I'm visiting your house right now.

Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for a Happy New Year!
Bring you Good wishes of happiness.

Sorry for greeting you earlier,, just don't want miss saying this.
By the way, I'm Clotee. It's my first time visiting your blog. I am blogger too, and now try my best luck to open an e-shop. Nice to know you.


A Joyful Cottage said...

Love the plaid, Jann. It's so timeless. You and hubby are such a cute couple. I'm glad you shared that photo; you both look so happy. Okay, I totally want to move into your basement. That kitchen would be perfect for me. What a lovely home you have. Made all the more beautiful with your Christmas décor. All of it is wonderful. Thank you for sharing.

Mary@mydogsmygardenandmary said...

Jann, everything is so very pretty and festive. Love it all!

Brenda @ Chatting Over Chocolate said...

Love your attention to detail! So fun and festive!! What a beautiful Christmasy home! ... Merry Christmas to you and yours! :)

Tammy N said...

So fun to tour your home and see your beautiful Christmas decorations. I love the wreath on the red bike!

Jamie | anderson + grant said...

It's so nice to be able to see your entire home. Everything looks very welcoming and Christmas-y. You have a lot of special touches throughout your house!

The Quintessential Magpie said...

Oh so cute! All of it! And you two, too!



Denise @ secondtimearoundfinds said...

Everything looks so lovely and festive.
Merry Christmas and all the best in the New Year.

Audrey said...

Everything looks so beautiful ... it would be hard for me to pick a favorite ... however, I love the red bicycle. Doubt that I could get one in my house.
Have a wonderful, blessed Christmas.
Audrey Z. @ Timeless Treasures

Mona said...

Hi. I was wondering if you did the redwork of the boy and girl holding a string of Christmas stockings and mittens. If so, what is the name of the pattern and/or who is the designer. I have a friend who does redwork stockings every year and I's love to do this up for her. Thank you. Mona @ peaceandquilts@gmail.com

Pat said...

Lovely Christmas decor throughout your home, dear friend!!!
I am quite smitten with the Star made from yardsticks!!! Creativity clever idea!
Merry Christmas!