Christmas Parol

Cross-posted from Living Off Script: Christmas Parol -- originally posted 12/12/12...more

The Pit Wreath

Cross-Post from Living Off Script, originally posted 12/11/12...more

Halloween Burlap Runner

Today I'm showing you the cutest little burlap runner you've ever seen.  Also, it's spooky.  It's spooky and cute, two of my favorite things. I found the idea at the Polka Dot Chair blog... I know what you're thinking, but her blog is about more than polka dot chairs.  At any rate, she had a great little post about a runner for halloween using burlap and I hopped on it like a frog on a lily pad....more
This looks adorably spooky-and who doesn't love burlap!more

Holiday Switcheroo

Up until yesterday, my Christmas tree was still up. Okay, not our real, live, six foot glittering tree but a decorative tree nonetheless. It's a three foot tall blue tinselly tree that I put oversized pink and gold ornaments on. I adore it. Fuzzy feelings aside, I needed to come to grips with the fact that the holidays were over an entire month ago. I also had several apothocary jars full of glittering bulbs still out and a huge ornament wreath on my front door, but I digress. I'm trying to get on top of things, so I thought why not start decorating for Valentines Day?...more

what i've been doing instead of cooking

Where have I been? ...more

DIY: Holiday Decor
those are really cute christmas balls, i'd love to try it with different colorsmore

Cinnamon Ornaments: scents for your home & fun for kids

  Let’s spice things up a bit! Cinnamon ornaments are fun to make (and messy, depending on the age of your helpers!). The delightful smells soon to fill your house are well worth a messy kitchen....more
Thanks for the pictures. They were great.more

That time of the year!!!

Since it is official that this Fall / Halloween will be our last holiday in our current home I decided to get everything up early so we (mostly the boys) could really enjoy it. Here are a few images of what has been completed. W is still asking for 'lots of those fiery pumpins' but they are not out yet, soon enough W, soon enough. ...more

Holiday Decor

Happy belated Fourth of July beauties! I hope everyone had a restful and fun fourth weekend. It was quiet down here in Louisiana (at least at my house) but it was good! We threw my cousin an engagement party last night so it took all weekend to set up and get things ready for him and his wonderful fiancee! ...more

Decorating Green For Halloween - Simple, Cheap And Meaningful

I’ve never been known as the Martha Stewart type. Though I’ve dabbled in crafting all of my life, I’ve never really achieved anything close to perfection or even anything I would, ummm consider selling, I do like to craft and decorate and paint and all of those homey things. ...more

The big deal in marketing today is how "experiential" can you make the ...more