Entryway Update

I was inspired to update my entryway after reading Melissa Michaels book The Inspired Room. Specifically, to add a lamp and layer objects, using a newly purchased wooden red tray.

Before, a somewhat seasonal rotation of décor, no welcoming light for evening and night, a bit tired and bland. The grandkids are allowed one “gong“ each, per visit. But sometimes we get carried away anyway.

The red wooden tray was a find at Christmas and fun to use to corral a wintry scene. The sparkle of Christmas faded into a dull January and I knew I was ready for a change.

The whale’s tail hits the mark for Spring and Summer. Maybe I’ll replace it with a globe in September before the Fall pumpkins return.  

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    What I wouldn’t give to have ‘gonged’ as a kid at grandma’s! And the whale tale? I mean, how fun are you?!

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      I’m going to now go ahead and call it a whale tail,, since that IS what it is. (But hey, I’m not ruling out that there isn’t a whale of a tale to tell about that whale tail!!)

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