Posts by: Heidi Milton

Cozy Winter Spaces

The holiday decor is packed away, most of us are experiencing cold weather now, and winter is in full swing.  It’s time to “cozy up” your spaces to help you and your family through the winter chill!  My favorite winter…

Easiest DIY Ever: Book Tree

This year I wanted something a little different and fun for my Christmas mantel, and — of course — I planned to DIY that special something.  Until I came down with the flu.  And I watched days tick off my…

Thoughtful Last-minute Gift Ideas

I have never been a last-minute holiday gift shopper… until the flu laid me out this month!  And now I find myself scrambling for that perfect gift for a few people left on my list and not much time or…

Five Ways to De-Stress the Holidays

We’re counting down the days and the “to do” list seems endless.  There are gifts still to buy, boxes to ship, baking to do… and not enough hours in day.  Sound familiar?  If the schedule and stress of the holidays…

12 Easy Holiday Baking Ideas

They’re here!  The holidays, that is… are you ready?  I always try to have a few treats baked up for drop-in visitors, hostess gifts, or to simply feed my crowd.  But let’s face it:  time is precious these days and…

Fun and Games: Kids Table Activities

Children bring a special brightness to the holiday and if you’re hosting kiddos at your feast this Thanksgiving, you’re in for a treat.  The “kids table” is a long-standing tradition in many homes and it’s easier than ever to make…

Dinner Table Crafts to Keep ‘Em Busy

The holidays are fast approaching so it’s a good idea to get a plan in place!  If you have children and family members on your guest list,  the kitchen can become crowded and hectic.  Why not consider some simple dinner…

Small Accents… Big Impact

There are so many different elements at play when we’re pulling together a room… everything from wall color to furniture scale and placement to window treatments.  I spent a little time recently analyzing images of rooms that spoke to me……

Spooky Chic Halloween Ideas

If you’re not one for the blood and gore in Halloween decor, you’re not alone!  Pinterest is loaded with inspiring spooky chic ideas for your Halloween celebration.   Spooky chic decor uses lots of black, silhouettes, nods to the “creepy” instead…