The Red, White and Blue

I have always loved the Patriotic holidays. My very own first home I decorated my dining room and kitchen in Red, White and Blue. I loved it. I wish I had photos of it. It did get to be a little bit much. At the time I was an Army wife and loved anything that showed my patriotism. Memorial Day to Labor Day it is all things Red. All things White. And ALL things blue. I am so grateful to those who have given the ultimate sacrifice for the United States of America. Those who serve our country also have my upmost respect.

I love having elements with the color scheme I am using, rather than specific “holiday” decor. Does that even make sense? Take the wreath, I bought it at Christmas a few years ago, but it totally works with the color scheme. Or the throw in the basket, it is just blue and cream, but it works. I know that every one of us has stuff that works with the colors that aren’t specific to that h