Fall Table Setting

After coming back from a doctor's appointment I had some time to kill before returning to work. I decided to dress up our small dining room table for fall. This harkens back to my Shakespeare mantra with all things about a small house--thou she be little she can be fancy/fierce. I started with a inexpensive table runner from World Market in black stripe....more

Halloween Haunts! Blog Hop!

BOO! Welcome to day 2 of the Halloween Haunts blog hop.  Thanks to Marian at Seamstobesew for bringing us all together.  Thanks to Fat Quarter Shop, they are giving away a $25.00 gift certificate each day of the hop. You can sign up for a chance to win at any blog that is showing the entry box....more

DIY Sweater Pumpkins

I know, I know. These things have been popping up all over the place. But, the other night after a long week of working, blogging, and cleaning, I was in dire need of some wind down time. My idea of this is spending time creating. I spend a few minutes rumbling through my DIY closet. I found an old pillow, my glue gun, and my trusty twine....more

DIY| Fall Ribbon Garland

Travel-Themed Coloring Books for Adults

While Stephanie has been floating around Albuquerque, I've been back in Atlanta looking for new ways to feed my wanderlusting soul....more

Felted Acorn Banner

An Instagram account I follow--My Sweet Savannah posted about how she made some felted acorns. I decided to do the same, but make an acorn banner, since I've had an obsession with seasonal banners of late. I also thought it might be a better way to display the felted acorns, than placing them in a bowl, where they would be hard to see....more
Thanks for sharing!!!! So going to try it :) Your Felted Acorn Banner are adorable!!!more

Fall Porch

Inspired by the porches of Pinterest, I decided to unleash some pumpkin spice magic on our small porch to celebrate fall. I'm pretty sure I was the first one on our street to put out pumpkins in September. Despite the 80 degree temperatures I couldn't wait to decorate for fall....more

Twinkle Twinkle Little Stella

Choosing a theme for Stella's party was pretty simple, between her name and her nursery décor, it was a no-brainer....more

Make your own toothpick holder with sculpting clay

I've got a great project to share with you, a toothpick holder. I'm pretty sure I'm used to having toothpicks handy in my kitchen thanks to my mom who always had them out. So, now I feel the need to do so as well. I hadn't found a holder that I really loved, so I decided to make my own and you can too!...more