I love fall for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to: the weather; sweater season; Halloween(!!); caramel apples everywhere; cinnamon candles; football (!!); and last, but in no way least...my orange couch looking like it finally belongs in all of its festive glory, haha. Most of all, I love decorating for fall. I … Continue reading Fall Decor Tour
It may only be September, but I am already getting started on the holiday crafting bonanza! I took inventory this past weekend; I have glittery gold, hot pink, blue, purple, and more ornaments in stock, just waiting to be put together for a custom ornament wreath. The most popular request I receive is for rainbow … Continue reading 2016 Ornament Wreaths
Who am I kidding, I've had the house decorated since Labor Day. But it's OCTOBER, guys!!! My favorite month!!
It's almost 90 degrees outside, but I'm ready for the magic of fall to wash over me.
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! This year, we decided to do both fun, brightly-colored Christmas decorations, and cozy, woodland decorations. I'm so happy with the way our house looks this time of year! A mixture of vibrant colors, birdies, a neon reindeer, and my favorite wrapping paper (covering a large canvas photo … Continue reading Fun and Cozy Christmas Decorations
Each fall, we host a pumpkin carving party for our friends and family, because I love Halloween, all things autumn, and fall harvest food. I've also learned that not all adults are as willing to dress up in a costume as I am, so an actual Halloween party is more work for them, and a general … Continue reading How to Host a Pumpkin Carving Party
I can't resist a cute apron, especially a seasonal one — my mother-in-law knows this, she always gets me adorable holiday aprons — so I've ended up with quite a few of them, and no where to put them. Until recently, they've been rolled up and shoved in the bottom of a kitchen cupboard, which doesn't … Continue reading DIY Apron Hanging Nook – Kitchen Storage Options
I have a sort-of talent for collecting different items, years apart, and having them come together in the end so it looks like I did everything on purpose. In other words, I'm thisclose to being a hoarder, but I somehow pull it off. I think the secret is to buying what you LIKE - and … Continue reading Decorating With Gallery Walls
Today I feel like bursting into song, ala Disney Princess style - "The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, I'm going to be talking to inanimate objects soon!" (Too late). Anywho... It's absolutely GORGEOUS outside today, which after this winter, is a hugely welcomed break. I was able to enjoy a cup of coffee … Continue reading Spring Has Sprung
Rusty brought home a bouquet of sunflowers for me, to match the gorgeous sunshine we had outside. Nothing lifts my mood faster. Spring has finally sprung!