Light Box Arts

If you ever owned a Lite Brite as a kid, you probably already know; the only way to make art even cooler than normal is to have it light up! Light Box Arts has taken this concept to a whole new level and I’m excited to have discovered their products. Light Box Arts is a … Read moreLight Box Arts

Easy Pumpkin Carving: Spooktacular Patterns, Tips and Ideas

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As most of you know, Halloween is the MOST important holiday, and I’m always on the lookout for fresh decorating ideas. Easy Pumpkin Carving: Spooktacular Patterns, Tips and Ideas by Colleen Dorsey offers a great starting point for those new to the art of pumpkin carving, along with plenty of fun tips and facts. The … Read moreEasy Pumpkin Carving: Spooktacular Patterns, Tips and Ideas

Tenergy Classic LED Desk Lamp

I live in valley nestled in the woods among tree-covered hills. Which is beautiful and idyllic and serene, with the shade keeping our house a good ten degrees cooler than the city. One thing I’m lacking? Good indoor natural light. Thus I’m always on the lookout for lamps to brighten every corner of our home. … Read moreTenergy Classic LED Desk Lamp

Hallmark Crafters & Co Celebrate Fall Candle Giveaway #LoveHallmark

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** I have received free products to help facilitate my review of the Celebrate Fall Candle, but all of my thoughts an opinions are genuine. In my mind it begins much like an animated cartoon. One tiny leaf, a bit yellow, perhaps speckled with orange blotches, wriggles its way off a towering, still otherwise green … Read moreHallmark Crafters & Co Celebrate Fall Candle Giveaway #LoveHallmark

Pretty in Pink Summer Wreath!

I’ve been wanting a pretty wreath for my front door, but the prices are often dauntingly high. There’s also the problem that I’m not a huge fan of fake flowers. They so often scream tacky/funeral arrangement/old lady with plastic furniture covers, at least to me. I have flashbacks to a house I used to pass … Read morePretty in Pink Summer Wreath!

Quick & Easy Patriotic Pillow

As promised, today I’m bringing you instructions for how to make your own USA patriotic pillow as featured in my Fabulous Fourth Table Setting. This is a quick and simple project, you could easily make several to toss around as accents at your 4th of July festivities. I used a plain denim tote bag as … Read moreQuick & Easy Patriotic Pillow

Fabulous Fourth Of July Table

I decided to do a test run of my table setting for the Fourth of July. I thought I’d challenge myself by just gathering things from around the house to fit the theme instead of rushing out to buy more stuff. Sometimes I feel like I’m drowning in belongings, even while being grateful for the … Read moreFabulous Fourth Of July Table

Create Your Own Romantic Floral Topiary

Fresh flowers are one of my passions in life. They make me feel like a decadently pampered Victorian lady, surrounded by boisterous bouquets, stunning stems and divinely scented nosegays. My dream is to one day have entire fields teeming with a wild array of blooms, ready to be snipped at a moments notice. Or perhaps … Read moreCreate Your Own Romantic Floral Topiary

Bunnies & Flowers: Easter Table Decorations

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A refreshing Easter table, set with a sky blue cloth which makes a perfect background for frolicking bunnies and cheerful blooms. A pink cut glass bottle holds fuchsia flowers. Scattered petals give a carefree vibe to your Easter tea party. Adorable tea packets invite guests to linger over a delicious cup of tea, flavored with … Read moreBunnies & Flowers: Easter Table Decorations

Bejeweled Bouquet

I’ve been wanting to do something to display these sparkling pink crystal-cut glass drawer pulls since I found them. I’d love to refinish a dresser or cabinet with them, but they don’t currently fit my decor. I decided adding them to a sweet floral bouquet would be a unique and unexpected touch. I used magazine … Read moreBejeweled Bouquet