Last year was our first year in this house. Figuring out the holiday decorating while renovating was a lot to do. This year, I feel much more settled and want to go all out with the Christmas decor! Yesterday’s task, put garland around the doorframe leading to the stairs and kitchen. I figured, paper would be a festive and affordable…. Read More
When I was little, I remember a year when my uncle gave me the most magical nutcracker snow globe. I felt so special and loved to shake it and watch the snow fall. One Christmas Eve it tragically broke and I haven’t had one since. So this year, I thought I’d make my own! Here’s how to make a DIY… Read More
If you’re new here, you might now know that I LOVE a good rainbow color scheme! I do, and so adding that to my Christmas decor has been a fun project this year. I LOVE the look of a forest of colorful bottle brush trees, but buying them in the pretty colors can get expensive. Also, since I love a… Read More
I am gently dipping my toe into holiday decorating with this fun project today! For this year, I’m planning on 25 DIY Christmas crafts and this is the first one. I have SO many fun ideas that I can’t wait to share! Let’s start with DIY painted rainbow nutcrackers.
Last year I decorated for Christmas the day after Halloween and it ended up felling WAY too early for me! The truth is though, you should decorate for a holiday whenever it makes sense for you. The point of decor is to emphasize what makes you happy. So if that means you have a Christmas tree up in October because… Read More
I grew up with the sweetest Easter tree that my mom would pull out every spring. It had wire branches with leaves and a whole set of wooden ornaments to hang on the tree. I LOVED decorating that thing every year (multiple times)! So this year, I wanted to make my own version of that happy childhood memory!