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Why don’t we… win a gift card to Minted!

If you’ve been following along for awhile you’ve probably heard me talking about Minted at some point. We’ve done our Christmas/birthday/business/blogging cards through them for the past number of years. Minted is one of my favorite...

my sanity saving mirror trick

It’s about this time of year that my life turns nutty! Between crazy holiday blog shoots, video spots, and the never ending parties that are associated with this next month, I find it super easy to...

sharpie traced dish towels

Some things never change in the history of my family – like handmade Christmas presents from the kids, grandma’s love for artwork, and enjoying a glass of milk during after school snack. It’s no wonder the...

large bloom paper flower

A wilting flower bouquet holds no competition to this gigantic paper floral bloom! It’s a showstopping display to center a meal this season. From Halloween through Thanksgiving, these Kraft paper petals will set a graphic homespun backdrop...

festive folded leaf garland

You guys… today it is officially fall! I am celebrating by planning and plotting for a fun season of pumpkins, costumes and spooky sweets! But first, one of my favorite fall elements. The iconic leaf. Folded leaf...

cactus stencil outdoor rug

Gussying up the deck was a big focus of our first week of summer. I was really excited about getting a big rug outside and had such a hard time finding one I loved. Instead of...

shampoo bottle craft caddies

Teaching the kids to craft sustainably is such a fun summer challenge. I love the chance to show them how one thing, like a shampoo bottle, can be completely transformed with just a few simple craft...

great spaces to party

When we moved into our latest home we were thinking one thing – there are so many great rooms to host parties in! Having a space that is gorgeous, and party friendly is high on my...

sticker star wall constellation

It’s star gazing season! As soon as the weather turns the slightest bit warm (we cannot help ourselves!) My family gets quickly obsessed with being outdoors. The grass, the sun and the stars are all so...

painted terracotta pots

Whether you’re celebrating earth week, Mother’s day, or planning out thank you gifts for the end of the year… these painted terracotta pots are a great way to craft a gift that will be treasured. Planted...

fun ideas for hanging huge photos at home

As spring-cleaning is in full swing, I am most definitely dreaming of new creative ways to fill my home with small corners of revelry. This often brings me back to photos. I love celebrating our family,...

ring tied rug (made with t-shirts!)

I have so many house updates I am dying to make this season. An avid believer of making every day and every space revelrous, we aim for light, bright and unabashedly festive whenever possible in our...

festive home updates to do this year

When it comes to my home, I love adding festive, bright, and fun details every chance I can. With the New Year here, and our Christmas decor coming down, my mind is racing to all the...

patterned rope tree skirt

Looking for a way to gussy up the tree this year? This patterned rope tree skirt is a great idea for crafting a tree with festive, modern flair. It is sturdy, graphic, and will bring a...

my secret holiday decorating trick

Ever since I was newly married I’ve had a slight obsession with red. I’ve owned a red dinning table, painted a living room wall red, and I still use a pretty set of red dishes daily....

colorful crochet tablecloth

It’s kinda difficult to come by really pretty tablecloths, but making one at home can be an affordable and simple project. This colorful crochet doily tablecloth is a great way to fancy up a feast, or...

leather bow drawer pulls

We are still in candy coma recovery mode over here, but I am stoked to jump into a festive new season of holiday hoopla this week. While we put the finishing touches on a couple projects...

my office: pinboard lights and glasses

One of my favorite rooms in our home is the front room. It has gorgeous bright light, and I purposely placed a huge table right in the center of the room. It’s become my working office....

bright fabric ball wreath

Changing out the wreath is a yearly fall tradition. This year in keeping with my bright and festive theme for fall I decided on a more colorful display than usual. Since our front door is dark,...

pendant tassle lights

Welcome back from a nice long weekend. We spent some of it working on projects for home. When we moved into the new house earlier this summer function was at the top of my mind. Now...

crepe paper fringe bouquet

As the days begin to grow shorter, I know the life of our beautiful summer flowers will quickly come to an end. This has inspired me to create a new type of bouquet. One that will...

sequin photo frames

During our recent move I found a stash of old family photos in black and white. Loving the look of putting them on the wall, but wanting to add my own bit of spark to them,...

pom-pom pendant tutorial

I am thrilled to be kicking off our light series today with a whimsical take on a plain white paper lantern. This pom-pom pendant is so fun and it is sure to garner smiles every time...

single bloom concrete vases

We’ve been having so much fun playing with some new materials this summer as we’re finishing up the book. This project could be considered a bit of an out-take if you will. Concrete is something I’ve...

25 creative light projects

We all adore the long days and warm nights of summer. But with the summer solstice a month behind us now, I’ve begun thinking of ways to interject some extra light in our evenings as they...