2010-12-24

December 24th

**Welcome to my little Christmas blog! Here you'll find something Christmassy every single day until the big celebration on 25th of December! Some of the things I have created myself and some have been made by you, my dearest readers!
Thank you and the Happiest Holidays!**

DECEMBER 24th

It's been a wonderful month! Filled with little ideas, crafting, pictures, e-mails, comments. This month has gone by so quickly! Thank you so much all, who have visited, commented and shared your memories, recipes, crafty ideas and talents with me and all of us. I will be keeping all these memories alive not only in my heart but also in my Christmas book...


You'll need:

a book or file with empty sheets
pen and glue


I bought my Christmas book a few years ago,
and it's called "My Christmas Organizer" but it's been translated into Finnish. It has places and spaces for cards, decorations,
addresses (essential! I loose them every year!),
recipes, memories, photos... And there are some thoughts and poems of Christmas here and there and some beautiful pictures.


It has little pockets to keep things in safe. Important things like cards, stamps, decorations, letters and recipes...


There's no need to get these ready-made ones, you can start yours from the scratch. Just pick up a file or a notebook and glue and pen. It's so much fun, and when years go by, you can get back to your memories and I can guarantee you go "What!? I have forgotten that!" It has happened to me many times!


It's almost time to say goodbye to this years
Christmas-book and Christmas-blog.
See you next year... But once tomorrow still!

Happy December 24th!

Yours with love,
Mia

16 comments:

Jane said...

What a wonderful idea to keep our Christmas memories Mia. Your Christmas blog has been such a beautiful crafting journey, thank you so much. I shall be back tomorrow to see your last post for this year. I'm off to work now but when I am home this afternoon our Christmas will really begin.
Keep warm.
Love Jane x

Kerry said...

That is a lovely idea! All your little snippets of CHirstmas in one place- perfect

Jill said...

I've loved reading your Christmas Blog. Wishing you a very merry Christmas to you Mia. Jill x

greenrabbitdesigns said...

Great idea Mia, they've all been great ideas!! Your blog has been a lovely place to visit during December in fact your blog is a Christmas memory book itself!!
I hope you and your family all have the most wonderful Christmas ever!!
Love and best wishes,
Vivienne x

Helen Philipps said...

It has been so lovely seeing your blog each day, with all these wonderful crafts ideas. You have done a lot of hard work to bring them to us, so a big thank you! This is such a great idea to keep all your Christmas memories in a book, and the pockets make it easy to store lots of Christmas ephemera. Have a wonderful time and a very Happy Christmas! Helen x

Teje said...

Your Chistmas book is so beautiful and also very important!
xxx Teje

mynestofyarnandbuttons said...

Now this is something we all need to do. I will be starting this tradition of love and facts and share it with my daughters. Many many thanks for all your hard work to bring this to us all, each and every day! Much happiness and good health to you and all your loved ones, xoRobin❤❤

Mia said...

Thank you, Jane, for all your beautiful comments AND the adorable crackers! This month has been so wonderful, and now it's time to enjoy!

Merry Christmas dear friend!

Yours,
Mia

Mia said...

Thanks, Kerry!

Happy Holidays!

Yours,
Mia

Mia said...

Thank you, Jill!

I wish to see you later too :)

Happy Holidays!

Yours,
Mia

Mia said...

Thank you, Viv!

It's been a wonderful experience, and I have loved making these posts and reading your comments! Thank you for your pretty corsage"donation" too :)

Happy Holidays!

Yours,
Mia

Mia said...

Thank you, Helen!

It's been such a great month, and I'll definitely be missing posting (yet I am now enjoying the Holidays too!), I am so happy you found my blog and I LOVE yours. see you there (and here!) later, now:

Happiest Holidays!

Yours,
Mia

Mia said...

Thank you Teje!

I love my book, and it really is important too :)

Hyvää Joulua ja Onnellista Uutta Vuotta!

Terkuin Mia

Mia said...

Thank you so much Robin,

And I am so happy that you have found joy from my little posts! I wish to see you here later too again (and I'll be visiting yours!)!

Happiest time to you and your loved ones this Christmas and all the best for New Year!

Yours,
Mia

Anne said...

Lovely Idea, Mia. Thanks for all of your time and hard work to make this "Advent" calendar Blog.
It was a very special December.
Feliz Navidad---Merry Christmas to you,

love, Anne

Mia said...

Merry Christmas to you, too, Anne,

and enjoyable moments with your loved ones! I'll see you here again next year :)

Yours,
Mia

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