Everyone loves a nice wreath to hang on the door, especially when Fall comes around! I love the look of burlap wreaths and wanted to try my hand at making my own so that I could add some of my own style into it. It was surprisingly easy, once I got the hang of it, and was a perfect Crafternoon activity. You will need more burlap than you think – and so I will suggest buying more upfront. If you… Read more »

The plague that is toddler eating utensils and supplies had officially taken over my kitchen. I could not. handle. it. any. longer. So I did what any sensible adult would do and I went to The Container Store. OK, this may come as a shock to some of you, but it was the first time I had set foot into that store in my adult life. And I was in HEAVEN. I told my husband that this was my new… Read more »

Need an easy DIY Valentine’s Day gift? Or a gift for an anniversary, just because or to show someone how much you love them? Here is a inexpensive, easy and customizable gift to give to someone you love this Valentine’s day…or any day! Items needed: Picture frame (any size, recommend 5″ × 7″; make sure the glass is in the frame) Any color scrap fabric Choice of scrap paper Color printer (optional – if you have pretty penmanship you can… Read more »

Ahhh Scrooge!! I meant to post this much earlier in the month, but became distracted {duh!} so 7 days before Christmas will have to do…. For all of those that are still seeking Christmas decor inspiration {anyone? No??} or are just curious as to what I did this year for our decorations of our favorite time of year, look no further than this post! I am especially excited about the mantle. Such a pretty Christmas mantle. Our fireplace is stoic {huge}… Read more »

I have had some pieces and areas in the house that I have been keeping in mind as I was out and about that needed decor and storage items, but I never felt whatever I was grabbing was cohesive aesthetically {such big words}. I spoke a bit about my researching through my self-proclaimed Pinterest University on another post, and things started to click on a recent trip to Hobby Lobby. I regained the focus I needed to finally land on… Read more »