Did you realize tomorrow is the first Sunday in Advent?

I missed the memo.

Just in case you’re a little behind, like me, here’s my not so typical Advent wreath from last year.


Advent Wreath and Candles


Observing Advent is a great way to prepare for the true meaning of Christmas.

If you need a few ideas for observing Advent you’ll want to check out this post.


And speaking of Christmas…

This week we have some Great Ideas! for our weekend wrap up, just for YOU!

Our features from Project Inspire{d} are all about the colors Red and White ~
everything from food and drinks to decor.


14 Red and White Christmas Ideas


Red and White Christmas Ideas

   Easy DIY Hot Chocolate Bar from Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom

Double Peppermint Oreo Bark from With a Blast

Peppermint Mocha Doughnuts from The Simple-Sweet Life

Chalkboard Holiday Globe from Twelve O Eight

DIY Holiday Wreath from View from the Fridge

Peppermint Thin Cake from Kleinworth & Co

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats from A Cultivated Nest

Rustic Christmas Tree from Delineate Your Dwelling

Get Your Santa On Christmas Card from Karen Titus

Holiday Frozen Fruit Sparkler from Little Miss Celebration

Candy Christmas Tree Holiday centerpieces from About a Mom

Christmas Ornament Topiary from Sweet Haute

Easy Christmas Pillows from Crafty Allie

Winter Warm-Up Jar Gift from Little Miss Celebration


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I’m loving all your Great Ideas!

 Thanks to everyone for linking up your crafty creations, innovative upcycles,
yummy food, renovations, home decor, and amazing inspiration!

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I can’t wait to see what you all bring to our next party!
Who knows….maybe next week I will be featuring you!


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Stephanie Chan from The Silly Pearl    ~    Diane from An Extraordinary Day


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Wishing you an extraordinary weekend!


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  1. Gina says

    AMAZING features – thank you for including my cake. I’m honored!

  2. So many ideas,thanks for sharing.

  3. Kim says

    These are great, Diane! I need a little inspiration to get my rear into gear!! Thanks for passing along these wonderful projects for the holidays. 🙂
    Blessings, my friend!

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