Friday Links & Lovely Things {Thank You Note Edition}

Outdoor Peacock Decoration
Neighborhood Find of the Week: Is it me, or is this the oddest holiday decor you have ever seen. Do peacocks even live in snowy climates?

Thank-you Note Ideas of the Week:

Book of the Week:

The boys received this beautiful book, Birds of a Feather, for Christmas. It is an over sized book with loads of unique lift-the-flaps in the shape of birds eggs, feather, puzzle pieces and silhouettes.

Watch the video to see what I mean:

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  1. I love books like this! We need to get on with our Thank You notes too.

  2. Ha ha to the peacock. Come to Australia and you will see lots of bizarre decorations – kangaroos pulling a sleigh through the fake snow in 40 degree (Celsius) heat, for example!

  3. Thanks for the laugh…I wonder if the owner has a story behind it. We usually give neighborhood houses 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for decorations. Maybe we’ll have to do most unusual next year. Hope you had a great holiday.

    • Mom and Kiddo says:

      I was thinking their might be a story behind why on earth they chose a peacock. It sure livened things up, anyway!

  4. Three peacocks live near us at St. John the Divine. I don’t know the story behind it.

  5. Oh, my son would love this book! We just had some fun feeding birds today and reading a couple of books related to them. We’ll have to check this one out, too!

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