Halloween Tree

I don’t think I’ve ever loved Halloween decor more than I have this year! This Halloween tree makes me smile to myself every time I see it all lit up in Miss L’s room.  And the best part?  We recycled old Halloween craft projects to create this cute, sparkly, spooky delight. I should rewind a […]


15 Animal-Inspired DIYs

Happy Sunday!  We’re so happy to be sharing some of our favorite projects linked up this month for our “Animal Inspired DIY”themed GYDO party!  Thank you to everyone who linked up!  We sure do love to see what you bring to the party each month! {If you feel inspired to pin any of these creative […]


Halloween Mantel 2016

My four year old is driving me nuts.  We went shopping for Halloween costumes a few weeks ago, and I came up with several strong options.  Maybe too many, as it turns out. She was allll gung-ho about being a princess, which would be the same thing she was last year (different costume), but there […]


Halloween Dining Room

It’s officially October, and to me that means we can officially decorate for Halloween, right?!  I’m excited to be participating in the 2016 Halloween Home Tour with some fun blogging friends!  If you’re stopping by from Pink Peppermint Design, welcome! I don’t have my whole home decorated for Halloween yet, so today I’m just showing […]

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Get Your DIY On: Animal Inspired DIYs

It’s the first Sunday of the month, and you know what that means!  It’s time to paaaar-tay!  This time we’re partying like animals…Animal-Inspired DIYs, that is. We know you’ve got to have some awesome animal-inspired DIYs to share, and we can’t wait to see them! If you missed last month’s awesome features from our Fabulous […]


Animal-Inspired DIY: Owl Lamp Makeover

This month’s “Get Your DIY On” theme is “Animal-Inspired DIYs”, and let me tell you, I had a great idea that incorporated Halloween and an animal-inspired DIY.  Only problem?  I totally spaced that it would need to be done this Thursday.  Doh! But, do not fear!  I have a fun animal-inspired DIY project to pull […]


15 Favorite Fall Decor Ideas

Believe it or not, I’ve been at this blogging thing for almost four years to the day.  If you click that “Archive” scroll down menu to your right, and scroll allll the way to the bottom, you’ll see that I posted my very first post in September of 2012.  I actually beg of you not […]


Fall Porch Blog Hop

It’s the first day of fall, and the decorating is in full-swing around here!  I’m so excited to be taking part in an awesome Fall Porch Hop today with some amazing and talented bloggers!  If you’re stopping by from The Happy Housie, welcome! ~ So, it’s obviously no secret that I love to decorate.  But, […]

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My Favorite Wall Treatment: Removable Wall Paper

There are so many wall treatments to love, but there is one wall treatment in particular that has really gained a lot of popularity lately:  Shiplap. Now, I happen to love shiplap and have yet to see a planked wall that I didn’t go gaga for, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t many other kinds […]

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Fall Home Tour 2016

The air is turning crisp, the nights are ending earlier, and I am layering scarves into my work outfits.  We must be transitioning to fall.  I recently read something that compared September to the calm before the storm.  The last long deep breath before the craziness of the holidays starts… I thought it was brilliant. […]


20 Fabulous Fall Ideas

Happy Sunday, Friends! Today my Get Your DIY On cohosts and I are excited to share our favorite picks from this month’s “Fall Favorites” themed link party!  It’s hard to believe, but our monthly themed link party just turned three! {If you feel inspired to pin any of these creative ideas, please click over to […]

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Rope-Wrapped Ikea Topiaries

I’m going to tell you a story, friends.  One that you may not even believe.  One that I wouldn’t believe myself if it hadn’t happened to me. It happened about a month ago… You may remember when I shared all about our family’s summer vacation.  It was a road trip.  One that should take normal […]

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DIY Sign for Fall

I don’t know about you, but I find that inspiration for projects comes from the most unexpected of places.  That certainly is the case with my DIY sign for fall.  🙂 I’ll see something, and suddenly I have an idea pop into my head… This time it was an old, antique school desk.  Now, before […]

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Get Your DIY On: DIY Fall Favorites

Happy Sunday, Friends, and welcome to the party!! I don’t know about you, but after the extremely hot summer we had, I am SO ready for fall! This month’s theme is sure to put you in the mood for fall too. It’s all about fall favorites! I know ya’ll have some great projects to share! […]

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Fall Dining Room and Tablescape

I am in a bit of denial that summer is pretty much over.  If it’s still hot and muggy, and the cicadas are still singing, and I’m still wearing sandals to work, then it’s definitely still summer…right?! Even though we’re in the last lovely days of summer, I’ve been getting my home ready for Fall […]