A Spooky Black Halloween Village

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You know that old mantra “it takes a village” while that does not apply here! With just a few supplies, a little ingenuity, some time and defensive moves to keep the toddlers at bay, this adorable, glittery-black Halloween village


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Painted Pumpkins

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Painting pumpkins, Better Homes and Garden’s style, has always been intriguing to me. Something about the unusualness of it. I like to try new pumpkin decor tricks each year and this is a fun one. Now I’m no artist


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Easy Wheat Wreaths

This sweet little wheat wreath takes just a little time and some hot glue and you’ve got yourself a show stopper. I got all the supplies I needed at Michaels craft store on Labor day taking full advantage of


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Felt Pumpkin and Acorn Garland

We’ve got fall on the mind as we prepare for the days ahead. And between bracing for preschool and clinging wildly on to every last ray of sunshine, I’ve been sneaking in some happy craft time. I think kiddos


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Vintage Americana Tablescape for the 4th of July

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Happy 4th of July! I love this holiday. Something about a summertime party just makes me smile. And I love a good excuse to style a table. This year for the 4th I was inspired by vintage Americana. Less


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Easter Table

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Happy almost Easter! This year for our tablescape I swore to my hubby that I wouldn’t spend money on unnecessary decor that would sit in the attic for another year.

So…I was challenged to think outside the box. See …
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Watercolor Paper Napkins

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Sweet friends! Excuse the very long hiatus from blog land. We’ve been (literally) all over the world. From Napa with family for 2 months to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, it’s been quite literally exhausting and exhilarating all at …
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Valentine’s Day Tablescape

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Valentine’s Day is all about red and pink and flowers and LOVE. What better way to celebrate than to shower your loved ones with something lovely…and there’s something lovely about a set table…like it’s complete once it has some …
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LOVE is all you need

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What if, instead of a dozen red roses this year you get a few inexpensive arrangements at Trader Joes and make an ombre LOVE flower arrangement? I mean why not? We have all the time in the world right?!. …
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Kai’s First Birthday

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Sweet Kai. One of my purposeful resolutions this year was to stop calling him difficult. Maybe “spirted”. I resort to that description when talking with people who don’t know him. But in reality he’s intentional, deep and an old …
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Pom Pom Wreath

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There’s something whimsical about a yarn Pom Pom that just seems fitting for a wreath. And aside from being slightly time consuming, it’s a breeze to make from scratch. And for my second attempt at pom pom wreath making, …
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Lace Painting Pumpkins

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Are you looking for a fun way to decorate pumpkins this year? I’ve never tried this before and hadn’t read any instruction. So this is my wing-it approach that seemed to work well. I think they turned out pretty. …
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