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10 Tips & Ideas For Organizing Holiday Decor

November 18, 2019
Fall and Halloween decor put away

The ending and starting of a new season means that is time to swap out a lot of things around the house. From food to clothing to tools and decor, it is time to collect and store a few of those seasonal elements and bring out and display a good bunch of others. 

This post is all about collecting and storing all the seasonal decor, and since I already went through it, I'm sharing with you some simple tips and ideas that you might find helpful for when you get to go through this task.

Taking down and organizing the Fall/Halloween decor was the job I was doing on

DIY - Metal Snowflake Ornaments

November 13, 2019
metal snowflakes with black ribbon on wooden surface
Good morning!!

I'm so very excited to be teaming up with a group of friends led by Heidi from Honey Bear Lane on a Christmas ornament blog hop.
We're sharing with you seven simple DIY Christmas ornaments in hopes of give you ideas to decorate your Christmas tree this holiday season. At the end of this post you'll find the links to visit each one of these beautiful ornaments my friends have created.

Every year I try to make an ornament... Well, when the kids were little I did tons more, but lately it seems like only one ornament for the year. :D

Ha, and I see that snowflakes are something I really like! Check out these previous snowflake ornaments I created HERE & HERE.  They are really cute, but this time I went for something different... metal.

10 Tips on How to Set a Pretty Thanksgiving Table on a Budget

November 06, 2019
November is here and it's crazy how time flies as we near the holiday season. My last post was already a Christmas project, but these past days my mind has been busy planning our Thanksgiving table.

I'm the one that's usually in charge of setting a pretty table for Thanksgiving and I love that job!

As I started to plan what to do this year, I went to my

DIY - House Advent Calendar

November 04, 2019
white and red Christmas House advent calendar #thdprospective
Hello there!

Once again I'm joining forces with my building friends for another edition of the DIY Challenge. Building or creating a handmade gift that anyone would love to receive was the challenge for this month.
And well, with the holidays quickly approaching, I decided to build a House Advent Calendar, which I think is a win-win situation... A gift that's going to hold lots of gifts in it! ;)

Happy Halloween!! 🎃

October 31, 2019

Hello there!

Are you all ready to celebrate Halloween? Well well, I don't celebrate it much. I do like to give candy to the trick-or-treaters and get to enjoy their costumes and cute faces and that's about it.

Today I'll probably go the extra mile, painting a spiderweb on my face, it'll go perfectly with the theme on my front door. I might share a pic over on Instagram if all goes well. 

Lately, I've gotten into a routine of  having a

Creepy Crawlers Halloween Porch

October 25, 2019
I had to start this post with this cute pic of our Louie sporting that funny pose! :)

Guys, I've been outside enjoying the nice weather and having a good time decorating porches!!  Did you see my neighbor's front porch all ready for Halloween? Check it out right here.
Well, now it's the

Halloween Front Porch With Black Crows

October 23, 2019

Front porch with blue door and black crows and hello Fall sign
Can you believe Halloween is just a week away?!  Eeeeek time's flying and the holidays are almost here!
My Halloween decor has gotten to a minimum now that my kids are all grown. However, I always like to add a few touches of Halloween around the front door to cheer up all those trick-o-treaters.

Last week I started adding

DIY - Birch Bark Covered Books

October 21, 2019
How to cover books with birch bark
Cleaning the garage has resurrected a few items that I had saved in hopes of someday putting them to good use. One of these items was a big box full of birch bark that we collected about five years ago during a Summer vacation in New Hampshire.
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