When I was growing up, there was nothing better after a full day of sledding and snow fort building than a mug of hot chocolate. My sister and I would come home with frozen fingers and runny noses and stir our hot chocolate with candy canes. I still enjoy hot chocolate on cold winter nights even though I don’t build snow forts anymore.
Now that fall is almost here, it is time to start thinking about ways to decorate your home for Halloween and Thanksgiving. To save money, why not reuse items throughout the season? After Halloween, if you have any pumpkins or gourds that are still good, you can spruce them up with this super simple DIY […]
Who says you need kids to have fun during the Christmas season? I’ve shown you some great ideas for an Elf on the Shelf Gone Wild, and now I’d like to share this fun and sexy advent calendar that is sure to spice up your holiday season! Supplies needed: 24 toilet paper tubes (or small […]
Curb appeal is one of the most important factors of your home, especially if you are trying to sell it. The first glance of your home can sway a buyer from checking out your property to moving on. And if you’re not in the market to sell, curb appeal is still a great asset, as […]
I’m not going to lie, I just found out that Mardi Gras is in February. For some odd reason, I thought it was in May. I’m sure I’m mixing holidays but at least you all can get a glimpse of how my brain works sometimes (or doesn’t work). I absolutely love the colors of Mardi […]
This DIY no-sew fleece blanket post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TreatingWithNutrish #CollectiveBias Honey, our beagle, is a true pack hound. She always wants to be with her family and wants to participate in whatever we are doing. This is a feeling that is reciprocated by […]
Did you notice that Valentine’s Day is already next week? Yep! It is here again, and I have an awesome (and of course, easy) DIY gift idea that is perfect for this holiday. But first, a little background.
Remember your first Christmas as a newlywed couple with this easy DIY Our First Christmas ornament. I am head over heels for Christmas. I’m one of those people that enjoy making every moment count as a memory. I love to make those memories last through the years and Christmas seems to be one of the best […]
My husband doesn’t really take an interest in what is hung on the front door for decoration. As long as the door opens, closes and locks, he is happy. I like to feel welcome when I come home, and a nice wreath or hanging decoration does the trick. Recently, I decided to make a wreath we could both enjoy when we come home.
It has happened to all of us at least once in our lives. Someone calls and says they are going to stop by for a visit—that afternoon. Or you and your friends decide to throw together a last minute party for Memorial Day—and guess what—it will be at your place! Although everyone understands you didn’t have a ton of time to plan, you don’t want to disappoint them. Here are some really easy last minute party tips that will have you looking like you spent days preparing in the kitchen.