The Warming House Is Ready For Winter

Who only decorates the front porch for Christmas?  Not this girl!  Leave the white lights up, bring on the snow, and ask a friend if they want to build a snowman.  Have you ever heard of that song?  Of course you have!  No?  Ask a 4 year old girl.  Great!  Now it’s stuck in my head.  … Read more…

Winter Tree From Reclaimed Wood

It is January, it is cold, and my family is still praying for a good ol’ fashioned snowstorm.  Sadly, there is no snow in the forecast, but that won’t stop me from getting my winter decorating on. The arborvitae by my front door has bit the dust, and it’s making the whole front porch look rather sad … Read more…

From Peacock To Seahawk

Found this semi-ugly holiday wreath on clearance this week.  I don’t know if it was the blue and green, or the peacock feathers, or the fact I had a dream about Russell Wilson the night before, but it screamed, “Turn me into a Seahawk wreath!” First, the peacock wreath was stripped down to the bare bones.  Originally, I was going … Read more…

Snowflakes For The January Mantel

Time to get my mantel on for the month of January.  Snowflakes are my current passion, so snowflakes it will be. This is a quick and easy DIY, and reuses a couple of the items from the Christmas mantle.  Saving a buck anywhere I can, people!  The wreath was kept, as well as the candlesticks and filling.  However, … Read more…