The Christmas Song – Folks dressed up like Eskimos … except in Australia!

Well, it’s Christmas Eve, the presents are being wrapped and I’m remembering this time last year to very different temperatures during our visit with family in North Carolina, USA!

But alas, no snowmen here or Jack Frost biting at our noses. Down Under we’re experiencing high humidity and temps here in Sunny Queensland and the fans are running full tilt. No air-con in our house, so we’re getting creative with ways to stay cool. Looking forward to some time at the beach next week!Dusk Australia Decor

The Christmas Song

If you remember early December I had recorded a fun Furniture Painting version of “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas“. I had recorded 2 songs at the time, but after the big effort it took to create a video clip for the last one, we almost ran out of time to make a second video to go with this song.Christmas Cookies

Anyway, no big furniture painting puns in this clip … just a bit of Christmas cookie baking with my girls, eggnog sipping and singing about “folks dressed up like Eskimos” while sweltering by the Christmas tree! Haha. I hope you enjoy it …

Thank you!

Let me say a big thank you to all my subscribers, readers of my blog and fellow DIY’ers! Thanks for sharing, downloading, sending messages and for many of you, sharing your own unique tips and tricks for the things you create and do!

I look forward to bringing you more exciting DIY projects in 2018 and some extra tips and tricks in the area of Social Media and Blogging for those of you with your own Furniture Painting business.

Have a wonderful time with family and friends, and stay safe this holiday season.



PS. Below are a few links to my most popular posts this year just in case you’ve missed any of these cornerstone content articles along the way. Some are older posts, but they have continued to be “most read” content in 2017.

What’s the Difference Between Chalk Paint, Milk Paint and Fusion Mineral Paint

Brick Wall Meets Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint

How to Strip Paint the Quick and Easy Way

Using Embossing Paste – Enhanced Stencilled Project

How to Transfer Graphics onto Furniture or Wood


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  • Reply
    Mae Yael
    December 24, 2017 at 5:03 pm

    You’ve done it again Sharon! Great voice, great song, anything you can’t do? You sure have an artistic talent, girl. What’s next…………?

    • Reply
      December 24, 2017 at 6:26 pm

      Oh, you’re too kind. Thanks so much, Mae.

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    Elisabeth Crowe
    December 24, 2017 at 6:09 pm

    Awww Sharon! You missed your calling! I can see you becoming a whole different type of blog star! That was lovely!

    Thank you so much for sharing all you do with so many of your people. 🙂 I really appreciate it.

    Wishing you and yours a really wonderful Christmas, full of love, family and friends, and all things which really matter. May your festive season be really blessed and may 2018 bring all your heart desires.

    Elisabeth xx (Woonona Beach).

    • Reply
      December 24, 2017 at 6:27 pm

      Oh thank you so much, Elisabeth. Thanks so much for all your encouragement and support over the years, both here on my blog and on my Facebook page. Keep those painting projects going! Have a lovely holiday with the ones you love. xx

  • Reply
    December 25, 2017 at 1:34 am

    You have a beautiful voice! Awesome video once again!

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    Kathy Lavine
    December 25, 2017 at 1:51 am

    Many thanks. Merry Christmas!

  • Reply
    December 26, 2017 at 1:37 am

    Beautifully done!! First time I hear you singing, nice voice! Loved the jazzy tone to this traditional song!!

    Many blessings to you and your family from also warm Kissimmee, FL USA

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