Pillow Talk: DIY Holiday Pillow Covers

I usually keep the same throw pillows on my couch year-round, but something got into me this fall and I went all out with pumpkin, leaf, and plaid pillow covers. When it came time to take down my fall decorations … Continue reading

DIY Glitter Holiday Ornaments

One of the things that is so special about our Christmas tree, is that each and every ornament has its own story. It is a tree full of memories—of loved ones, of laughter, and of holidays and mile markers past. … Continue reading

Decking the Dining Room

* Happy Holidays, to you! * Today I’m continuing our festive holiday home tour from our family room into our dining room. Our dining room got a mini-makeover this holiday season when we decided to move our bookshelf in from … Continue reading

Our Festive Family Room

* Happy Holidays, to you! * I’m really excited to be sharing the start of our holiday home tour with you tonight! As soon as December hit, the excitement around here began. I had so many ideas and projects and … Continue reading

The Tree of Knowledge

It all started with our actual Christmas tree. Or should I say, it all started with our monster sized Pottery Barn couch. You see, the couch takes up the majority of the space in our family room, which means there … Continue reading

{Throwback Thursday} 7 Days of Holiday Cheer

It’s the first Thursday in the month of December, which means it’s time to throw it back to last year’s 7 Days of Holiday Cheer!  If you’re new to the blog, 7 Days of Holiday Cheer means 7 days, 7 … Continue reading

7 Days of Holiday Cheer {Day 7: Make Your Own Decorative Accents}

Day 7:  Make Your Own Decorative Accents  One of my favorite things about the holidays is the opportunity for some serious crafting.  While creating your own holiday decorations certainly takes more time than simply picking something up off the shelf … Continue reading

7 Days of Holiday Cheer {Day 6: Decorate the Unexpected}

Day 6: Decorate the Unexpected I always love flipping through holiday catalogs and seeing all the creative ways the people who style them come up with to decorate your home.  But sometimes I just have to roll my eyes.  Not … Continue reading

7 Days of Holiday Cheer {Day 5: Turn Down the Lights and Turn Up the Sparkle}

Day 5:  Turn Down the Lights and Turn Up the Sparkle You know there was no way I was going to do 7 days of holiday cheer and not add some sparkle, right?  Holiday cheer makes me think of late … Continue reading

7 Days of Holiday Cheer {Day 4: Dress Up Your Bar}

Day 4:  Dress Up Your Bar The holidays are a time for family and friends, togetherness and entertaining.  You never know who is going to stop over to say hello, sing a carol, bring some cookies, or spread some general … Continue reading