Hello Fall

hello FALL Mantel

Oh, how I love this magical season called Fall.  The dewy, crisp morning air creeps into my veins and causes them to tingle with an electricity like no other time of year.  It fills me with an intense desire to move outside and enjoy the fading warmth of the sun, that I will rarely see in the long, grey months ahead of me.  I walk … Read more…

15 Minute Fall Faux Apple Wreath

15 Minute Fall Faux Apple Wreath

The kiddos are back in school, foggy mornings prevail, football is the talk of the town, and pumpkin spice is EVERYWHERE.  Fall has arrived people, whether you like pumpkin spice everything, or not.  Personally, I think pumpkin ‘anything’ should be relegated to baked goods such as pies, bread, cake, and the occasional candle. Now, don’t go gettin’ your panties … Read more…

Easter Eggs For The Garden

Easter is just around the corner and after a trip to the dollar store this morning, I am all charged up and ready to being my outdoor Easter decorating.  One of my favorite ways to decorate on the cheap is by taking uninspired decorations, like these plastic Easter eggs wrapped in tinsel, and repurposing them.  Instead of … Read more…

Make St. Patty’s Day Garland Gold From Dollar Store Finds

The front door needs some Irish swag, but I don’t want to spend a pot of gold.  The dollar store is always my first stop for holiday décor inspiration.  The trick is finding a way to sex up the cheap stuff up, so that it goes from trashy, to snazzy.  This St. Patty’s Day Garland DIY will … Read more…

A Bit Of Irish Luck For The Garden

In my quest to have the best holiday decorations in the hood, I have decided to expand my outdoor decorating to St. Patrick’s Day.  A bit of Irish luck never hurt, and besides, those leprechauns are so creepily cute.  The first St. Patty’s project will be these easy, peasy wooden shamrocks for my garden bed. To make these … Read more…