Check Out These Impressive Landmarks Built Out of Gingerbread

‘Tis the season for recreating our homes and favorite buildings out of dough. Even though no one has put baked panel to icing and build the Gilmore Girls home in Stars Hollow out of crispy gingerbread or frosty fondant (yet), these landmarks both real and fictional have us whispering, “I smell snow.” ApartmentTherapy.com has put together… Continue reading Check Out These Impressive Landmarks Built Out of Gingerbread

Visit Acorn Hall’s Annual Christmas Celebration

via Patch - At Acorn Hall, the trees are trimmed and the table elegantly set, ready for holiday guests to arrive. But before they do, members of the community are invited to visit the Morris County Historical Society's Italianate mansion to enjoy its festive décor. The decorated, upside-down Christmas tree in the dining room not… Continue reading Visit Acorn Hall’s Annual Christmas Celebration

Low-Stress Holidays: The Art of the Gift Basket

via ApartmentTherapy.com – Growing up, I remember the time leading up to Christmas being weeks that my mother had the makings of her annual gift baskets strewn throughout our infrequently used formal dining room. Baskets or buckets, Carrs crackers, pepper jellies, candied pecans were a few of the items. Oh, and rolls and rolls of cellophane and… Continue reading Low-Stress Holidays: The Art of the Gift Basket