Happy Boxing Day! (Don't feel badly if you're not quite sure exactly what that is - turns out no one else knows, either.)
So another Christmas has come and gone, replete with food, family, and gifts galore, both given and received.
We even got a son-in-law-to-be for Christmas, when he put a ring on our sweet girl's finger:
Take, for example, DIY snow globes. I've been meaning to try my hand at these for years, but have never gotten around to it. I love snow globes, a tiny world in a jar, and playing god with one good hard shake. I don't actually own any "snow" globes, although I do have a Halloween black cat in a watery globe, with tiny black bats swirling all around. I may still make my own Winter Wonderland globe this season, though. There's still plenty of time.
Look at these DIY examples, gathered from the far-flung corners of the www:
I like the idea that they don't have to be winter-themed:
I love the idea that they don't have to be in liquid at all:
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How was your Christmas?
The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event.
You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different,
and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found?