5 Ways to Decorate with Pumpkins

Pumpkins, pumpkins, pumpkins! We start seeing them more and more this time of year and they are always a wonderful and welcome sign of the coming fall season. They can be carved, catapulted, and even eaten but did you know that there are other creative ways to decorate these versatile fall staples? Here are five ways {…Read More…}

Barn Wood Frames {with no special tools!}

Years ago my neighbor was replacing their fence.  They had all these awesome weathered gray slats sitting in their trash.  Seeing the beautiful weather beaten patina made me rush over and ask my neighbor if I could have them.  My neighbors were used to my trash picking by then.  So I took some of those slats {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Decorate with Fall Leaves

Fall foliage season is here! But those gorgeous autumnal colors don’t have to stay outdoors! Bring them inside – using real leaves or fakes – with these simple DIY projects. 1. Fall Leaves Mason Jar Candle Holder This is a great way to use some of those freshly raked leaves from your yard! Grab a few {…Read More…}

A Decorated Christmas Mantel

Since moving into our new house in late August I have been on overdrive trying to get settled and make our home feel like us.  I have gotten the garage organized, the mudroom lockers built, and my family room – complete with built-ins and a stone fireplace, all done.  I am not doing much decorating {…Read More…}