DIY Black & White Swiss Cross Sign

I've been wanting to create a new gallery wall for the second bedroom downstairs for awhile. Something more modern. I love how Young House Love used white picture frames to create their gallery wall, but I wanted to add some eclectic elements as well. I saw this black and white swiss cross sign from House of Belonging on Etsy, and thought it would look cute with some white picture frames around it....more

6 Fun Crafts for St. Patrick's Day

I've always had a soft spot for St. Patrick's Day. It's probably because I have auburn hair and it's the one time a year people are really into gingers. Sadly, as far as I know, I don't have a speck of a Irish in me. I still celebrate it and while in year's past it may have involved a bit more of a parades and party feel, I'm more of homebody these days. You know what's perfect for homebodies? St. Patrick's Day crafts. ...more
I love the bottle centerpiece idea.  For some reason, glass bottles just always seemed special ...more

How to Make Cute Yarn-Wrapped Easter Egg Dioramas

I love Easter for many reasons, but the main one is the kitsch factor. Creme eggs being a close second. ...more

St Paddy's Day Wreath

If you follow me you are familiar with the fact that I love to modify my Mantle wreath, with a few quick changes of deco mesh and maybe an ornament or two I can go from season to season or holiday to holiday....more

Make Your Own Duck Card: A Tutorial

 This is a project I did on the whim yesterday, which I think are honestly the best kinds....more

Easter-Egg Paint Chip Garland

As a newlywed I didn't have lots of seasonal decorations--try none. One of the joys I've found of being a new home owner is decorating for the seasons. I'm trying to amass an arsenal of seasonal decorations, a little more each year so I have something to put out as the months change. After-season sales and DIY projects have been my friends for seasonal decor....more

Putting Together a Terrarium

I told you how my house always seems to experience the winter blahs around this time of year, so one of my goals for February was to add some "green" to liven the place up! So I got right on this first goal and made a terrarium.Here are the supplies I used:...more

DIY Polka Dot Easter Eggs

Hey y’all!Ever wonder what you’re gonna do with your leftover vinyl from your Silhouette or Cricut machine?Well today I’ll be showing you how I made these adorable polka eggs with some leftover vinyl and a hole punch!Let’s get started!Here’s what you’ll need:...more

Bring It On, Pinterest!

Are you a fellow Pinterest addict who just can't seem to find the time to implement all of its wonderful ideas?  In the following post, I confront the life lessons I have learned from Pinterest and propose a universal challenge to help us boost productivity and take charge of those tiny images once and for all. ...more