Bringing an Outdoor Bench Inside + New Throw Pillows (Again)

My addiction to throw pillows is real.  And although I ought be ashamed of myself for my outrageous throw pillow collection, I’m just going to own it.  😉 I recently brought this old, long bench in from our deck.  The idea was to put it in the basement for winter.  But then I decided to […]


20 Get Your DIY On Favorites: Our Last Get Your DIY On Challenge

 For over three years, I have been collaborating with some amazingly talented blogger friends for our Get Your DIY On monthly themed DIY challenge. Each month we shared a project that fit the theme for that month, then followed up with a link party the following Sunday where we invited other bloggers to share their […]


House by Hoff Top 10 Posts of 2016

The new year brings a new start, which is something I think we’re all ready for.  As much fun as it is to plan out future projects for the new year, it’s also nice to look back at 2016 and all of the fun I had taking on projects and accomplishing some of my dreams. […]


Updating Our Walls With Shiplap Wallpaper

Happy, happy New Year to you!  I hope you enjoyed celebrating last weekend!  We had a super low-key celebration at home, and I have to admit, it was perfect!  It’s becoming a bit of a yearly occurrence on the blog for me to start the new year with a fun room makeover, and this year is […]


Christmas Nights Tour 2016

Hello, dear friends! It’s so hard to believe that Christmas is mere days away.  It would be hard to pinpoint exactly what it is that makes this time of year so magical.  The birthof Jesus, the snow falling from the sky and blanketing the ground, and the anticipation that our little ones feel for Santa […]


Super-Sweet Cardinal Handprint Gift

You know Christmas is drawing near when the Hoffs paint our littlest member’s feet or hands to make masterpiece Christmas presents for the grandmas! This year, Mr. Hoff found the inspiration and came up with the idea for cardinal handprint artwork.  He doesn’t really know how Pinterest works, and I’m not really sure where he […]


12 Fab DIY Holiday Knockoff Projects

Good Morning Friends!! We recently shared our DIY Holiday Knock Off Projects with all of you and then you shared yours with us. Isn’t it fun how that works? Thank you again linking up all your wonderful ideas and projects. Now on to the awesome DIY Holiday Knock Offs that we couldn’t wait to feature […]


Winter Wonderland Tablescape

Last weekend we were snowed in, and I was very happy about it.  With the craziness of fall behind me, it feels good to have weekends with nothing on the calendar, and too much snow on the roads to go anywhere. Even though we were snowed in, I couldn’t sit still.  I decided to put […]


DIY Flocked Christmas Tree

It may not be ground breaking news for any of  you, but, let me tell you, it was for me. You can flock your old Christmas decor yourself?  For cheap? That is awesome news! (Especially for someone with a basement full of Christmas decor that I’m not they’re not really using!) I started small with […]


Holiday Home Tour Part III: The Living Areas

I will be linking up this tour at the Holiday Housewalk Link Party hosted by Jennifer Rizzo. ~ I’m back today with the third installment of my Holiday Home Tour 2016!  I am joining some of my favorite bloggers for the “All Through The House” Christmas Home Tour hosted by my good friend, Krista, from The […]

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GYDO: Holiday Knock-Off Projects!

Happy Sunday Friends! Are y’all ready to see and share some awesome “DIY Holiday Knock Off Projects“?! We can’t wait to see them all! I don’t know about you; but I’m super excited about the holidays. And every year I love coming up with a couple of different knock off projects to add to our […]


DIY Holiday Sign

It’s officially December now, and it feels like the holidays are coming at us in full force!  We started my favorite holiday tradition, the Christmas Book Countdown last night!  I was going to try and hold off on starting our Elf on a Shelf for at least another week, but Miss L came home from […]


Holiday Home Tour Part II: The Kitchen and Dining Room

Welcome to Part II of my Holiday Home Tour 2016! Today I’m participating in “A Very Merry Christmas Home Tour” hosted by the lovely Carrie from Lovely Etc.  If  you are stopping by House by Hoff for the first time, welcome!  I’m so glad you’re here.  I hope you’ll leave inspired and happy! 🙂 Today […]


Holiday Home Tour Part I: Our Christmas Mantel

Let’s strap on our furry boots, put on our stocking caps, and bundle up!  It’s holiday home tour season, and I’m sharing Part I of my 2016 Holiday Home Tour today!  I’m excited to be participating in a “Christmas Mantels Around America” blog hop today that highlights Christmas Mantels across the United States and Canada…how […]


That One Time When Country Sampler Magazine Came to My House…

Every now and then, this blogging thing leads me to a new experience or opportunity that has me pinching myself.  My dream of seeing my home in the pages of a magazine seemed so far off and “out there,” until it happened last summer. And now, it’s happening again!  I recently had one of those […]