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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Vintage Christmas Decor on the Back Porch

I decorate the front porch to spread Christmas cheer  to our neighbors and  friends  driving by,   but I decorate the back porch for me and H.      We are able to enjoy the back porch decor from our recliners in the family room.  

The back porch Christmas decor is pretty during the day........

but it is magical in the evening!

The weather is still mild here in Eastern New Mexico,   so I am able to have the doors open to the porch during the day.

We can still sit on the porch in the early evening if we wrap up in a blanket.   

Some of the back porch  Christmas decor are family heirlooms and a few are recent purchases.  

I got the bid on the vintage lit Merry Christmas sign at the auction a couple of years ago.       

I have a couple of the Santa and sleighs........mother had one and so did I

Same story with the standing Santa,      we both had one.

Santa and Mrs. Claus both belonged to my mother.

The red truck pillow covers are a new purchase from Amazon.......

Our home has a very open floor plan.       I can see from my recliner in the family room.......all the way thru the sun room.......and out onto the back deck.


It's beginning to cool down outside,    so it's time to close the doors and come inside for the evening.      That's okay though,    I can still enjoy the lights from my!


  1. Bonjour,

    Wouhaou ! Un décor de festif magnifique !

    A l'aube de Noël, je vous souhaite de merveilleuses fêtes.

    Gros bisous 🌸

  2. Love it! It really sets a happy-memory kind of mood!

  3. Penny, Thanks for sharing these wonderful things on your back porch. I love the Merry Christmas sign. The Santas and Mrs. Clause bring back wonderful memories too. You really do have a wonderful home. I look forward to your posts so much. It has made my Christmas season brighter with wonderful memories.
    God Bless you for sharing your talent with all of us.

  4. Your porch is so cute and festive! I love all of your vintage Santa's!

    Jill - Doused in Pink

  5. This is so lovely and fun! Thanks for sharing your decor! Visiting you today from the traffic jam link up.

  6. You're so lucky to be able to have your porch doors open during the day, it's so cold where I am. Thanks for sharing at #HomeMattersParty

  7. How fun! Thanks for sharing at Vintage Charm!

  8. Penny,
    I have to tell you that this one is one of my favorite posts of yours!! I love the vintage decorations especially the Merry Christmas sign and the blow molds!! I bet it is quite magical to see in person!! Simply enchanting, my friend!!

  9. Wow! How many festive and fun decors!

  10. Oh Penny this looks too fun! Thanks for sharing at TFT!


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