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Our Little Coffee Station

Our Little Coffee Station from addapinch.com

Our little coffee station is the perfect idea for the coffee lover! With everything at hand, it makes for extra efficient mornings! Before Christmas, I started reorganizing one cabinet in my kitchen. It was the cabinet where we keep all of our plastic drinking cups and it seemed like everytime I opened the door to it,…

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Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions from addapinch.com

One thing I love about the Christmas season is that it is steeped in tradition – from seeing Christmas lights, making Christmas cookies, building gingerbread houses, to gathering with family and friends on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Growing up, we always visited my father’s parents on Christmas Eve to celebrate and then celebrated with…

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The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker from addapinch.com

I absolutely adore the traditions my family follows at Christmas. We were blessed that Sam is a traditionalist, too. Or maybe we’ve created a monster! If we even think of not doing something the way it has been done in years past, he is quick to remind us and prompt us to get back in…

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Southern Living’s Robbie Melvin’s Essentials

Southern Living's Robbie Melvin's Essentials from addapinch.com

Southern Living’s Test Kitchen Director, Robbie Melvin shares his top essentials for his home kitchen and tips for no-fail holiday entertaining. I first met Southern Living’s Test Kitchen Director, Robbie Melvin in 2013 when we both judged the Cornbread Festival and we’ve since crossed paths on numerous occasions at southern food related events. Robbie’s warm personality and…

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DIY Gold Accented Glasses

DIY Gold Accented Glasses from addapinch.com

Gold accented glasses are perfect for gifting or for entertaining! Learn how to make your own using this easy DIY tutorial! Lately, I’ve seen so many beautiful glasses when shopping online with gold accents that really make them perfect for the holidays and to brighten any occasion, really. While I loved the glasses and knew…

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Oh Christmas Tree!

Popcorn Garland from addapinch.com

Have you put your Christmas tree up already? For the last few years, we’ve started putting ours up a little early. I know, doing Christmas things before Thanksgiving is a highly controversial topic. But, don’t hate on us because we’re early birds. We celebrate Thanksgiving with my husband’s family on the Sunday before Thanksgiving and…

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