Welcome // 12 Days of Christmas

Welcome friends, to The 12 Days of Christmas! I’ve been so excited to tell you about this fun project which has been in the works for quite some time. You are invited to step into the festive homes of five talented bloggers  (Donna, Whitney and Ashley, Marianne, KariAnne and myself) who will show you what Christmas means […]

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No Wreath Form Required

You may recall that back in October I mentioned I was working with Home Depot on some holiday projects this year. Well, after being inspired by The Home Depot Fall Style Guide and actually having time to visit one of their stores, I had a chance to create a little impromptu wreath project.  Do you happen to remember this wheel form I picked up a while ago while antiquing? CLICK HERE TO […]

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Host a Cookie Exchange Party

I love baking cookies. It’s one of the things I really look forward to each holiday season. I usually set aside a day or two and bake up a storm. Since it’s just me here, this leaves me with a lot of cookies. Thankfully, my mom and grandma are able to take some off my […]

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Now that Thanksgiving is over, the holiday season has officially begun! Are you ready? Although the next month holds a lot of craziness and rushing around, it is my absolute favorite time of the year. Everything seems to glow and sparkle, people seem a little more jolly, and it’s acceptable to shop as much as you like.  […]

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Gallery Wall Progress

Well, I only partially achieved my goal of finishing my gallery wall before Thanksgiving. Some progress is better than none, right?  As I mentioned last week, a couple Sundays ago my mom and I went to Pittsburgh and I was able to do some shopping at Ikea. I picked up a few white frames there, but wasn’t exactly sure what […]

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Spiced Winter Warm-Up with Silk

I can’t believe this weekend is the beginning of December. Where did the year go? With the hustle and bustle of the holidays, I am so thankful for those built-in moments that force us to put our lives on hold. Moments where we can sit down with a comforting drink and relax alone or with friends and family. Please click here […]

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The Shelves are Up

Wow. Last week was just crazy. While I managed to get things accomplished, I feel like I didn’t do a darn thing. The holidays are always a crazy time. For those who celebrated, I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I also took a much-needed break from technology, spending more time with friends and family than in front of a screen. It […]

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Crumb Topped Cranberry Eggnog Muffins

I hope everyone had a happy and thankful day yesterday! I sure did. I can’t believe it’s already over. I want more turkey and pumpkin pie! Today I’m reposting a recipe I shard last week on I heart Nap Time! Jamielyn is the sweetest. If you haven’t heard of her blog, take a minute and check […]

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