Category Archives: Holiday decorations

Be Mine

Who doesn’t love sweet smiles for Valentine’s Day? I love making cards each year for all the girls’ friends, and the best part, of course, is finding the right picture. Our photo shoot this year was a mix of disaster … Continue reading

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Holiday clean up

  Someone passed along this great idea to take advantage of those best-of-the-year pictures and not have the guilt of throwing out holiday cards – snap them into your phone contacts and you’ll get to see those shining smiles all … Continue reading

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Falling back into Autumn

Originally, this post read “How is it already October!?” Then I got delayed further, so now it’ll have to “How is it already almost 2014!?” It’s been an all out crazy couple of months around here. Hopefully I’ll get back … Continue reading

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Liking a simple table for LOVE day

To keep the focus on spending time with my real loves, and not my love of decorating, Valentine’s is simple and modern. Who says red, orange and pink can’t go together?

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Cheers to 2013

Just a fun little start to the year with a breakfast of blowers and hats. All pieces grabbed from kitchen shelves and closet boxes – including the New Year’s headbands, bought on sale after ringing in the new year last … Continue reading

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Twenty-four trees, one holiday, two ways

We doubled up on the holidays this year, first with real-Christmas as a foursome, then with post-Christmas with lots of fun in-laws. To make for a quick table transformation, the key was doubling up on the centerpiece. Lots and lots … Continue reading

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Mini patriotic celebration

With our 3-week old keeping us a bit overtired, a very tiny patriotic celebration was all I could muster. I love this decorative container with holes in it to prop up the flags – it could be used for so … Continue reading

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Old school skateboard-inspired Father’s Day Fun…over at Cupcakes & Cutlery

When Sharon over at Cupcakes & Cutlery asked me to help with a Father’s Day design, I couldn’t wait to put pen to paper. She throws such fun parties and has a really unique twist on everything she does. For … Continue reading

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Flashback: Getting into gingham

Easter weekend means spring is officially here, right? Well, since the Easter bunny isn’t actually stopping by our house this year – me and my hubby escaped for a little babymoon before #2 arrives – I thought I’d flashback to … Continue reading

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DIY: Thinking green

There’s something about having a kiddo in the house that makes celebrating holidays even more fun, especially the really weird why-do-we-still-celebrate-that ones. Want to get a little into the green spirit for St. Patty’s Day? Here’s a freebie for you: … Continue reading

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