Posts Tagged "holiday decor"

Kid-Friendly Crafts for Winter Break

Most likely, your kids are already on Christmas break from school and you know the routine that follows.  By about the third day of vacation, they’re starting to get restless and anxious for Santa Clause to arrive.  Keep them busy…

Easy Elegant Holiday Decor Ideas

I have been on the hunt for easy elegant holiday decor ideas.  We are less than a week from Christmas and my holiday decorating is STILL not finished!  When I get behind, I choose to forego the more involved decorating…

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…

Last-minute Holiday Decorating on a Dime

Are you a little (or a lot) behind on your holiday decorating this year?  No funds left for the festive frill?  We feel you!  We’re often so consumed with Thanksgiving travel plans, holiday baking marathons and checking our shopping lists…

Twists on Holiday Traditions

Tired of the same old holiday decorations? Bored with your usual Christmas dinner? Want to try something new? Today, I’m sharing some cool twists on holiday traditions! Let’s start with the Christmas tree. I love this wrapping paper roll tree from A…

Party Ideas to Kick Off the New Year

The fireworks, the countdown and the excitement of a “fresh start” have always made New Year’s Eve one of my favorite holidays.  Already, 2015 brings with it so many reasons to celebrate! It’s a great time to reflect on accomplishments…

DIY Burlap Wreath

Take one look at the blogosphere lately and one thing is for sure… burlap is having a moment!  The fiber, which is derived from the jute plant, is traditionally known for its strength and durability.  Historically, common uses for burlap…

New Christmas Traditions

This is our first Christmas in the new-to-us house, so we’re thinking about new Christmas traditions here. For one thing, now we have a formal living room and family room to decorate. So, while the tree is in the family room, I…