Tried & True Gift Guide for Homebodies, Manly Men & Teenage Boys

updation:) I’m adding in a guide for Manly Men & Teenage Boys too! Scroll down for those… I absolutely love gift guides and click on everyone I can find. The more niche-y and quirky, the more I like them! This year I put together a guide for homebodies, because it takes one (me) to know […]

One Room Christmas Tour

Today I’m joining in with Chris from Just a Girl to share one room from our home for a little Christmas inspiration. I love this tour because there’s no need to scroll throw ages of photos of every room of the house, just a few quick photos that might inspire and encourage you to take […]

Let’s Make Laurels!

I’ve been drawing laurels on things since the dawn of time. Or since college. Whatever. When I realized my chalkboard handwriting looked nothing like Dana Tanamachi’s– laurels to the rescue. I made a fun little video last year with my awkward on-camera self and thought it would be worth sharing again because especially at Christmas […]

How to Create An Outdoor Room

It’s been over two years since I bragged about how pretty I was gonna make this porch one day and now the time has come. Here’s where we started. A lonely, uncomfortable picnic table. Which I still love. I just don’t want to sit there for over 20 minutes. What a difference! It truly feels […]

The Secret to a Charming Grocery Store Centerpiece

We’ve all seen the lovely pumpkin centerpieces around pinterest. I wanted to see what I could create just with grocery store pumpkins and flowers and what I could find around the yard. I picked up these pumpkins from the grocery store. And I grabbed all these lovely flowers from the 3 for $12 bin. I […]

A Simple Fall Craft

We’ve been doing a simple little craft at our house for years. So simple that it never even occurred to me to write a post about it here, it was just part of our fall tradition. Take the kids outside and collect a bunch of fall leaves. Green ones will work too. Grab your trusty […]