Oktoberfest

Guten Tag! It’s Oktoberfest time! We love turning on some German music, buying Bavarian pretzels from our local grocers and celebrating this German festival! We even found these cute cups while we were out shopping and just had to get them! It really helps put us in the right mood to celebrate…. This year we…

Farm Fest

Raking leaves, hayrides, apple picking….what’s your favorite autumn activity? We love them all of course but we are really excited this year about attending our towns annual farm fest! If you live in a town that doesn’t have many farms then you probably don’t know what we are talking about. There are multiple farms where…

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Autumn is just around the corner and we are so excited. Autumn is our favorite season and we love decorating for fall. Since it’s still August we start off small. This is something we got at Hobby Lobby and we put up on our bedroom door…. It’s quite small compared to other door hangers you…

Augumn

If you ask us, Augumn should officially be considered a word in the dictionary! Okay, maybe not, But we think it’s a great way to combine the month of August with Autumn! Okay, okay, we know what you’re thinking. The first day of fall is in September right? Well, if you go back to our…

Christmas in July

It’s the most wonderful time of the year….kinda. It’s almost Christmas in July and what exactly is that? Well, if you’re not aware, Christmas in July started because the seasons in the Southern Hemisphere are in reverse to the Northern Hemisphere. That means that they have winter in the months of June, July, and August!…

The Holiday Lull

Ok everyone, brace yourself! This is the time of year we dread the most! THERE’S NO UPCOMING HOLIDAY….for awhile. The summer, or as we like to call it, the Holiday Lull, is the stretch right after the Fourth of July when the start of autumn and Halloween seems so far away. We’re not going to…

Welcome to Holidays Etc!

Hello and welcome to our blog! We are twin sisters (Just call us the Holiday Twins!) and we love everything about the holidays. For us, there’s nothing better then decorating for each holiday. We love finding new things to add to our growing collection and setting everything up to help us get into each upcoming…