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9 Ways to Add Charm to a Kitchen

9 Ways to Add Charm to a Kitchen I love houses. New, old, remodeled, fixer-uppers. I will always treasure the time I spent fixing up the #1905Cottage. I loved that little home the first moment I went past it. I loved learning about the history and I loved the process of remodeling it and seeing it transform into a modern home that retained it's vintage charm. Now that we have moved into a … [Read more...]

Santa North Pole Christmas Tree and Decorating Ideas!

Santa North Pole Christmas Tree and Decorating Ideas! One of the things I look forward to in blogging each year is decorating my Michaels Tree. I think this is the fifth tree I've had the opportunity to think up and decorate. This year as we are in our new home I was even more excited about the challenge. Since I still love our teal couch I needed to come up with a Christmas color … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 17 Scrumptious Holiday Desserts!

With snow flurries hitting my neighborhood this week, it's the perfect time to stay in and try out some new holiday recipes! Here are... 17 Scrumptious Holiday Desserts from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Cherry Christmas Loaf @ Gluesticks Blackberry Apple Pie @ Wife in Progress Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars @ Courtney's Cookbook   Layered Walnut Pumpkin Pie @ Tidy Mom … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 18 DIY Festive Holiday Ideas!

My Christmas tree is up, meaning my holiday decorations are all soon to follow! To help you get started decorating, here are... 18 DIY Festive Holiday Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Modern Christmas Printables @ Design, Dining and Diapers DIY Song Lyric Sign @ The Happy Housie JOY Pallet Sign @ Re-Fabbed DIY Hostess Gifts @ A Thoughtful Place … [Read more...]

Link Party Palooza!

It's Friday!! Welcome back to the ... We've combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil' Luna, Somewhat Simple, The 36th Avenue, and Tatertots & Jello to make a giant link party. You'll only have to link up once to to be listed on all four sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature posts -- just like we always have! So be sure to check with each site to see … [Read more...]

Chocolate Marshmallow Cookies

Merry Christmas everyone! I'm Gina & I blog over at Kleinworth & Co. where I share quick & easy projects & recipes. I look forward to the holiday season more than anything else. So I'm thrilled to be back here with Jen for a third holiday season to bring you one of my favorite holiday treats. When it comes to the holiday's, I'm all about nostalgia. I always gravitate towards … [Read more...]

DIY White Farmhouse Christmas Trees

Hello friends!  So excited to be visiting Jen's blog today.  Isn't she the best?  She's so talented and super nice and even more amazing in person. Today I'm sharing a super simple and quick Christmas craft that you can use to decorate for Christmas.  It's DIY white Christmas trees...farmhouse style! DIY White Farmhouse Christmas Trees  I really love farmhouse style decor.  It … [Read more...]

Holiday Family Game Night Party Ideas

Holiday Family Game Night Party Ideas  Family Game Night Ideas. Use a bar cart to organize everything you need for your next family game night! Holiday Family Game Night Party Ideas  We love playing games. And it's even more fun playing games at Christmas with everyone home for the holidays! So when the BHG Live Better team gave me the holiday challenge of … [Read more...]

Mini Pie Box Thanksgiving Place Cards!

Mini Pie Box Thanksgiving Place Cards Hi, I'm Amy, the blogger behind The Happy Scraps where I share paper crafting ideas, home decor, sewing projects and an occasional recipes. I'm so excited to be here today sharing this fun project on Jen's blog. Today I'm going to show you how to make this cute little Mini Pie Box Thanksgiving Place Cards. They would be perfect to fill up with … [Read more...]

20 Gorgeous Holiday Mantels and over 200 Holiday Ideas!

20 Gorgeous Holiday Mantels and over 200 Holiday Ideas! I am so excited to share with you my favorite Holiday Mantel ideas along with over 200 other amazing Holiday ideas! I've teamed up with some of my favorite bloggers and we are all sharing our favorite ideas to make decorating, gift giving and holiday entertaining so easy this holiday season!! Christmas Appetizers and Party … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays – Peppermint Brownie Trifle Recipe!

Peppermint Brownie Trifle Recipe - a delicious holiday dessert with layers of brownie pieces, peppermint cream and all topped with crushed candy canes!   Hi there TT&J friends!! My name is Kristyn Merkley of Lil' Luna, and I'm so happy to be here today on Jen's site. She is a dear friend and someone I just love to pieces!! She's also so stinkin' talented, and I'm thrilled to … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays Guest Series – Recipes, Party, Home Decor Ideas!

HAPPY Holidays Guest Series - Recipes, Party, Home Decor Ideas! It's my favorite time of the year!! Over the past eight years so many wonderful things have happened since I started blogging, but the best things have been the connections and friendships I have made. I love sharing all of the talent in this blogging world. And in November and December I get to share some of my favorite … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 12 DIY Holiday Gift Ideas!

It can be so hard to figure out what to give family, friends, and neighbors in the holiday season. To help you come up with ideas, here are... 12 DIY Holiday Gift Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * DIY Felt Flower Bottle Decor @ Delineate Your Dwelling Chamomile Foot Soak @ Suburban Simplicity Snowball Soap @ Gluesticks Vintage Ombre Doily Bowls @ Refresh Living … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 16 More Thanksgiving DIYs!

It's been a warm November so far, but that won't stop me from working on all my projects for the holidays. Here are... 16 More Thanksgiving DIYs from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Geometric Place Card Holders @ Delineate Your Dwelling Thankful Dry Erase Sign @ The Scrap Shoppe Blog Black and White DIY Pumpkins @ Twelve O Eight Printable Thnakful Banner @ I Should Be … [Read more...]

Link Party Palooza — and My Favorite Things Giveaway!

It's Friday!! Welcome back to the ... We've combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil' Luna, Somewhat Simple, The 36th Avenue, and Tatertots & Jello to make a giant link party. You'll only have to link up once to to be listed on all four sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature posts -- just like we always have! So be sure to check with each site to see … [Read more...]