If minimalist style is your thing, there are ways to make your holiday decorations reflect your sleek, modern decor. Try these Incredibly Chic Modern Minimalist Christmas Trees as inspiration (they're also alternatives to christmas tree stands!
Is there anything better then bacon & shrimp! ZESTY BACON WRAPPED SHRIMP from Zatarains.Com: ~ A super easy appetizer that's packed with Creole flavor. Recipe and photo courtesy of Kristen Doyle of Dine & Dish.