How to Make a Faux-Real Flower Arrangement

Beautiful friends, I have a crafty project today that is just perfect for Spring! But first I'll reveal what items I kept from my mini-makeovers painting marathon! Ya'll know me so well! I kept the corbels of could I not? I also kept one of the lamps since it looks so sweet here in my office: But I also have yet to drop off another item... this sweet little napkin holder I shared: I just love the vintage feel of it! Thanks for guessing! :) If you missed any … [Read more...]

Fun Christmas Place Card Ideas

Amazing Friends, have I got a super fun place card holder idea for your Christmas table today! I shared this post back in 2014 and it still makes me chuckle! Every year I host my family for Christmas Eve Dinner, and I always try to come up with a fun way to mark each person's place at the table. My family always looks forward to seeing what I've come up with! Are you ready? Drumroll...I made us all Santa's little helpers! How fun is that? Just look at my Hubby in his cute little … [Read more...]

Living Room Revealed and Ready for Christmas!

Happy Tuesday, Friends! The countdown to Christmas is definitely on now...only six days left! How is that even possible?? Thank you for all the wonderful feedback on one of my most treasured Christmas tradtions that I shared on Friday. You can visit it HERE if you missed it. We've been in our house for almost five months now and I have yet to share my living room! I have only shared peeks, but not the whole space. Well today is the day! And of course it is decorated for Christmas. Here … [Read more...]

One of my Favorite Christmas Traditions!

Surprise! I am coming to you on a Friday! Hey there amazing Friends! One of my favorite blogging pals, Laura from Duke Manor Farm, invited a few of us to get together today to share something a little more personal: our favorite holiday traditions! The first thing that came to mind was my Christmas Village. I don't usually share mine here, but it is very special to me, and I'll tell you why. It's more than just a group of tiny houses covered in faux snow. My Mom … [Read more...]

Christmas in the Dining Room (& Table and Chairs Updated!)

Beautiful Friends, I am so excited to be able to declare another room done!! Remember what our dining room looked like in my Hot Mess Tour I shared when we first moved in? And remember how my hubby thought the water cooler was going to get to stay there? Um no. Well not only is the room done, but I repainted my entire dining set, and decorated the room for Christmas! Welcome to my Christmas dining room! I 've included a few affiliate links so you can find the products I … [Read more...]

Repurposed Skis

Can I tell y'all how excited I am that it's Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday?? Amazing Friends, today I have actual trash to share which is even better! So y'all know how I moved into a new neighborhood, right? These nice people don't really know how I like to pick through their trash that they leave on the curb, in search of potential treasures...except now they probably do. It's all thanks to these perfectly good skis: I saw that a POD was being delivered to the vacant house next door, and … [Read more...]

Fabulous DIY Holiday Knock-Off Ideas

Happy Sunday, Friends!! The Christmas countdown is really on now with only  a week to go! Are ya'll ready?? I have one more gift to buy, and then I will be ready! We recently shared our DIY Holiday Knock Off Projects with you and then you shared yours with us. And wow, we were blown away by the projects shared! Thanks again linking up all your wonderful ideas and projects. Here are our favorites...enjoy! {Please remember to pin from the original source!} Holiday Pillow Project at … [Read more...]

Duck Tape Mini Christmas Village

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Duck® Brand. All opinions of this fun creative tool are 100% mine. You read that right, Friends! I made a mini Christmas village out of Duck Tape®! I was recently offered the opportunity to try out Duck Glitter® tape from the makers of the original Duck Tape®, and decided what better way to have a little fun with them than to create a sweet little Christmas village? Here is what I was sent to work with: And here's how my little … [Read more...]

Light Fixture Holiday Display

Happy Sunday, Friends!! I'm here today with some super talented blogger friends from bHome, sharing inspiring Christmas ideas and décor!  You'll also have a chance to enter to win a $250 GIVEAWAY via bHome from Farmhouse Refined (seriously beautiful décor). Be sure to look for that awesome giveaway opportunity at the bottom! Anything goes with this tour, so of course I chose to do what I love most, and upcycle something old into a new treasure. I gave you a peek of what I would be … [Read more...]

Another Fun Place Card Idea!

Hello there! By now most of ya'll know I have a thang for entertaining my Holiday dinner guests with fun place cards. Just the other day, along with 14 other inexpensive Holiday Ideas, I shared this favorite of mine: Those were from 2013. They were a huge hit AND they cost me hardly anything to make! Today I'm sharing what I did to my dinner guests last Christmas! (I couldn't post about it then because I would ruin the surprise for my guests!) Instead of turning them into Santa's … [Read more...]