Carolina home Christmas tour 2013

Merry Christmas from our home to your home.

Hi there everyone! Today, I am sharing our Carolina home Christmas tour 2013.   I really did not think I was going to be able to pull it all together for you, but I managed to get some snaps in and do it today. Just wish we had a sprinkle of snow to set the scene... Welcome... Our ... [ Read More ]

Christmas mantel with burlap stockings

Rustic Christmas mantel with a touch of whimsy

Welcome! Today I am sharing our Christmas mantel with my new burlap Christmas stockings. The other day, when I shared our Charlie Brown Christmas tree, I was pleasantly surprised at how much you all liked it.  Thank you so much! Actually, these stocking  are not burlap, I would say ... [ Read More ]

Holiday hostess gift idea

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Hey there everyone! We are coming down to the wire now with Christmas right around the corner. YOWZA, I still haven't finished up things yet.  Don't know about you, but when I am invited to someones home, of course I like to bring them a little something. Usually the standard seems to be ... [ Read More ]

How to make a burlap Christmas ornament

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So excited that I made my very first Christmas burlap ornament. I love all things Burlap and you can check out my gallery of ideas. I did it rag style and it was so easy peasy and looks adorbs, I be the judge. I only made one,however, I am thinking I need to make two, just a little ... [ Read More ]

Christmas extravaganza party time is live


Hey there everyone! Well, it's been an incredible week of Christmas decor,crafts, and recipes the girls have been sharing. Hope you got a chance to check some out. I already shared my 12 crafts a crafting that I have done thus far, still counting btw. Now it is your turn to shine and show us we ... [ Read More ]

Charlie Brown Christmas tree

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Hey there everyone! Whew, WOW, it's that time of year already that we are primping, shopping, baking and trying to beat the rush of the mad season ahead. Today, I am sharing our new Charlie Brown Christmas tree.  At least, that is what the boys called it.  I have to say though, they ... [ Read More ]

Christmas Extravaganza Party time!

12 crafts a crafting

Hello, Hello! It's that time again that us ladies collaborated together to throw a big shindig.   I swear, I feel like I have been getting ready for Christmas, pretty much since Halloween. Makes no sense, but it's true. We have to start early out here otherwise ideas and inspiration fall ... [ Read More ]

Snowman balls out of Styrofoam

How to make snowman balls

These snowman balls out of Styrofoam are way too cute.   I really enjoyed making them.  So easy, and such a cute display for the Holiday. Hey, there, and welcome.  Today, I am sharing another Styrofoam   Working with foam has been a  great experience for me ... [ Read More ]

Tis the season!

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Hi there everyone! just checking in to say hello.   Tis the season to be jolly right? At least that is what we are told.  I am pretty jolly these days because my Mom and sister are visiting and as per usual we are having a ball, shopping, eating and being our silly selves.  We ... [ Read More ]

Christmas vase with Sparkle Mod Podge

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Hi there! This is a first for me using Sparkle Mod Podge.  I decided I would make a pretty Christmas vase with the sparkle mod podge. Ever since I discovered the technique of painting glass with mod podge and rit dye I have really enjoyed the experiments and trying different techniques. Pretty ... [ Read More ]

Christmas wreaths, trees and Toppers


It's the Holiday season! Christmas wreaths, trees, and toppers. We see it all. Some very unique ones I might add! I am getting so many inspiring ideas out here lately. Really who needs to even pick up a magazine anymore?:) Unless you are joining my Magazine copy cat challenge which is coming ... [ Read More ]

Christmas mantel 2012

Vintage christmas cards

Hello! Today, I am sharing our Christmas Mantel 2012 edition. As the saying goes, you come a long way baby. I say that with a true sense of humor. I do firmly believe that blogging has helped me create a better looking mantel through the years. I warn you color scheme this year is ... [ Read More ]

Spray paint nature it was a happy accident!

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; Hi there! This was a happy accident I am sharing with you today. If you are looking for Budget friendly, diy Holiday decor this season. You came to the right place! TODAY.... I spray painted nature... or I should say, I was spray painting in nature. You see I decided one day to Spray paint ... [ Read More ]

Mason jars, burlap and Dollar tree gift tags

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Getting ready to head out the door, but wanted to share this cheap, and easy gift idea. Mason jars, burlap, candy and a Dollar tree embellishment. Speaking of DOLLAR tree... you are planning to be here for Black Friday right? Here you will find an inspirational party all inspired by the Dollar ... [ Read More ]