Soups, Stews & Breads: Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway! Ends 12/15

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I have received sample items to facilitate my post. Soups, Stews & Breads by Gooseberry Patch Cookbooks are kind of a guilty pleasure of mine. I love curling up with them the same way I do with gardening seed catalogs in the winter. You can practically see the imagination thought bubble floating above my head … Read moreSoups, Stews & Breads: Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway! Ends 12/15

Ultimate Slime

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If you have kids, this probably isn’t news to you: slime is back! Or perhaps it never went anywhere, but it has definitely seen a recent surge in popularity. Fun tutorials on the internet have made it easier than ever to create your own slime concoctions at home- which is exactly what led to the … Read moreUltimate Slime

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

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

Sweetheart Gift Bags

Handmade gift bags add an extra layer of fabulousness to any present, plus they’re so simple and easy to make. Just a few quick steps will have you sending gifts out into the world in packages that will become keepsakes. You can easily adjust this project to make bags that will fit any sized item. … Read moreSweetheart Gift Bags

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

Sweet Embellished Leg Warmers

Embellished leg warmers and boot socks have been a sweet trend through the fall and winter. Since our national groundhog weatherman seems to have mispredicted an early spring, you still have plenty of time to rock this look and keep your legs warm and toasty in style. These are adorable with tights, leggings or skinny … Read moreSweet Embellished Leg Warmers

No-Sew Autumn Owl Door Greeter #Craft

This fall has been particularly gorgeous here in Ohio, with vivid blue skies only broken by the occasional perfect plush white clouds, shifting columns of sunlight dappled through riotously changing trees. Just enough of a chill to make it worth cuddling into a soft sweater on long walks. I am not looking forward to the … Read moreNo-Sew Autumn Owl Door Greeter #Craft

Lace-up Ankle Bootie $21.95 & FREE SHIPPING – 3 Ways to Style Ankle Booties

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