A Holiday Trip to Hick’s Nursery

Over the Thanksgiving weekend my family and I traveled to Long Island NY (where I grew up) to visit family. Looking for something fun to do on Friday we decided to take a short road trip to Hick’s nursery on the north shore. In addition to the usual wreaths, trees and poinsettias you would find in a nursery they offer a variety of other things.
They have a huge gift shop filled with wonderful holiday gifts and decor. As a kid I used to come here to see the animated walk through Holiday stories and was tickled to find out the still do this. Filled with moving elves, mice, kids and Santa in an amazing backdrop of eye candy this was such a treat. We don’t have any place like this back home in North Carolina. Reminiscent of old department store windows at Christmastime it brings such a sense of nostalgia into the Holiday season.

After touring the walk through we stopped for a bite of gingerbread cookies at the store snack bar.

We stopped by to chat with Santa….

and took a peek at Santa’s reindeer before they had to head back to the North Pole!
Our afternoon at Hick’s nursery was a delightful one and we plan to stop by again next time we are in town for the holidays.

[signoff]

Subscribe to Lisa’s Blog via email and never miss a post! Learn how to decorate on a budget creatively, get crafty ideas and be inspired to tackle your own design projects!

Shop Lisa’s Newly Added Products:

Vintage Johnson Brothers Friendly Village Bowls

Give your holiday decor a touch of vintage charm with this set of two vintage Johnson Brothers Friendly Village “Covered Bridge” bowls.

not rated
$20.00
Add to cart

Vintage Johnson Bros. The Friendly Village 10 Piece Christmas Dish Set

Give your holiday table a touch of nostalgic elegance with this set of vintage Johnson Brothers Friendly village Christmas dishes.

not rated
$79.00
Add to cart


Sale!

Vintage Inspired Turquoise Blue Nautical Beach Christmas Tree Topper

This vintage inspired turquoise blue nautical beachy Christmas tree topper will make your beach inspired Christmas tree a focal point  in your home this holiday season.

not rated
$38.00 $34.99
Add to cart


Sale!

Vintage Victorian Patriotic Christmas Tree Topper

This vintage Victorian patriotic Christmas tree topper will make your red, white and blue Americana themed Christmas tree a focal point in your home during the holidays.

not rated
$38.00 $34.99
Add to cart

A Penny For Your Thoughts.... I love to hear from my readers.