Christmas has come and gone. Most of my Christmas decorations are all packed up and put away for another year. Although I'm embarrassed to admit that my tree is still up. At least it is artificial so there is no danger of fire! I'm at the stage where I'm ready to be "done" with the holiday and pack it all away but am easily struck by how really beautiful my tree is...really beautiful!! I know I need to get it down and pack it up but honestly I own nothing else that fills that particular corner of the house with so much that is so pretty to look at!
Putting together the January Guild kit proved to be something of a challenge fitting it in between the boys' vacation, holiday events and the like. I wasn't really inspired by the color scheme at first. BUT, I have to say, now that it is done and I've played with it I think it is one of my all-time favorite kits! Here is a peek at some of the layouts I've created using the kit: