5 More Ways to NOT Carve a Pumpkin

Pumpkin-decorating season is here! If you’ve followed me long, you’ll know that carving pumpkins is not exactly something I look forward to. (In fact, see my post from last year!)  Sticking my hands inside a gooey pumpkin just isn’t worth some of the cool carved designs out there. So, if you’re looking for an upgrade {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Fake a Fireplace Mantel

Viewing all the beautifully decorated mantels is enough to give anyone some serious fireplace envy if you don’t have one of your own.   Don’t worry–you are not alone! While I have a tiny mantel with my TV above it, it isn’t much to decorate.  Quite a few homes are built without fireplaces these days, {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Turn a Wall into a Gallery

I admit it: there’s a chance that I may have an obsession with gallery walls. I had several in my last house, and I’m working towards having even more in my current home! Gallery walls have tons of advantages when it comes to home decor. Today I’m sharing five of the ways I’ve turned walls in my home into galleries.

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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…}