Is anyone besides me losing sleep from watching election results this week? Omigoodness what a whirlwind week it’s been regardless of how you voted. We wait with bated breath for final results! And hopefully, the angst will subside and we can work toward unity and love for our fellow citizen. That is my hope anyway.
We’re having record-breaking warm weather here in Illinois – around 70 degrees and sunny all week. It’s been so beautiful outside and I can’t wait to get outside to work in the yard and get a few walks in.
The next couple of weeks I’ll be ramping up the Christmas decorating in anticipation of my annual holiday home tour here on the blog. My plan is a simpler approach that doesn’t stress me out. We’ll see if that happens! How soon do you start decorating for Christmas? Do you wait until after Thanksgiving?
Here’s a few Friday Finds to inspire you for the month ahead!
I came across this list of best small towns across the country. Check it out see if you’ve visited any of them.
Speaking of Christmas, here’s a fun holiday flip book to look through and find some decorating inspiration.
And here’s a cute way to decorate Christmas gifts. This post is written in a different language, but the photos provide the general idea. So cute!
Interior decorating trends are moving toward richer, darker colors – which I personally love. If you agree, you’ll love these moody interiors.
Do you and your family like casseroles? If yes, be sure to check out this collection of casserole dishes from Bon Appetit that include vegetarian options. There are several I plan to make.
Have a good weekend – and come back tomorrow for some inspiration from me and my “cozy living” blog friends!