Christmas in the Family Room…

Christmas is getting closer and closer!  Our family room is where we spend every evening relaxing.  Our tree is in this room and I love having this space decorated for Christmas.  Come on in and let me show you around! The wall over the sofa used to hold a large vintage map.  This summer I […]

Extraordinary Christmas Trees…

I’m delighted to join Diane of An Extraordinary Day and Mary Beth of Cupcakes and Crinoline for an Extraordinary Christmas Tree Blog Hop.  We are sharing our Christmas trees and also some of the handmade ornaments that we’ve used to decorate them.  All of the ladies participating shared a handmade ornament that they made for […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Last weekend’s Christmas activities were so much fun and this weekend the fun continues.  I’m traveling to Charlotte to volunteer with Operation Christmas Child today.  By the time you read this, my shift will be […]

Easy Clay Christmas Ornaments

Easy Clay Christmas Ornaments…

I’m back with another easy Christmas ornament idea that you can customize to suit your own decor style, Easy Clay Christmas Ornaments.  These ornaments are made with clay, cookie cutters, and stamps. I love how these look on our porch tree combined with the Easy Pine Cone Ornaments that I shared earlier this week.  For […]

Easy Pine Cone Christmas Ornaments…

I’ve got an easy Christmas ornament idea to share with you, ornaments made from pine cones.  When I put our tree on our porch this year, I decided that I wanted to decorate it with handmade ornaments and I wanted it to have a rustic look.  The pine cone Christmas ornaments that I created ended […]

DIY Christmas Outdoor Planters

DIY Christmas Outdoor Planters…

I’ve been a busy bee decking my halls for the Christmas season.  Our house is on a corner street and gets a lot of both foot and vehicle traffic and I like for it to look festive for the season.  Our neighbors love the lighted tree on the porch on the side of our home […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. I don’t know about you, but I am in full blown Christmas mode.  I’m loving all of the Christmas blog posts that I’ve enjoyed this week and I also enjoy seeing Christmas lights in my […]

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Stitch Fix Review-December 2017–Fix #52-$300 Giveaway!…

December is here and it’s time to share another Stitch Fix review.  This was a great Fix and I kept it all! Good news for you!  There’s a $300 Stitch Fix giveaway to go along with this post.  You’ll find the entry at the bottom of this post. December 2017 Stitch Fix Review Opening my […]

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DIY Wood Lanterns for Christmas…

Today my Power Tool Challenge Team friends are sharing Holiday Inspired projects.  This is a fun challenge because we each make a gift for another team member but we only know the recipient of the gift that we made.  I made DIY Wood Lanterns that can be used decoratively in just about any place in […]

100 DIY Christmas Ideas - Wreaths, Ornaments, and Trees

100 DIY Christmas Ideas – Trees, Wreaths and Ornaments…

It’s the most wonderful time of year, Christmas!  You’ve probably been busy decking your halls in preparation for the big day. The All Things Creative Team has joined together this month to bring you 100 DIY Christmas Ideas.  We are sharing ideas for trees, wreaths, and ornaments.  Get ideas for ways to decorate your tree, wreaths you can […]

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Vintage Inspired Christmas in the Living Room…

The Christmas season certainly is the most wonderful time of year.  I love Christmas decor and today am sharing Christmas in my living room.  I love vintage and I’ve incorporated lots of my vintage things into this year’s Christmas decorations. Yesterday I shared my vintage inspired porch decor and I invite you to join me […]

Christmas Tree on the Porch

Vintage Inspired Christmas Porch Decor…

Welcome to the Christmas season!  Today I’m taking you on a tour of our Christmas porch. My porch is part of a two day porch tour hosted by my friend Amy of Atta Girl Says.  Be sure to check out the porches shared by my friends today and come back tomorrow for day two of […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving spent with those that you love.  This weekend is one of my favorite weekends of the year.  I love to see Christmas popping up everywhere and people getting […]

Vintage Winter Art…

It’s time to change fall decor over to Christmas.  I’ve been busy putting fall away and getting out my Christmas things. An area of my family room that I knew needed a change for Christmas was the Vintage Virginia Tech Memorabilia Corner that I shared this fall.  We put our Christmas tree in this area […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Who is excited about Thanksgiving?  I sure am!  I can’t wait to eat at my mom’s house and enjoy time with family. Thanks to those of you who have expressed interest in being a Best […]