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14 Black and White Valentines Day Decorating Ideas!

This year I love black and white for Valentines Day! I love the simplicity of black and white. It's striking, neutral and timeless. With my Lantern Centerpiece: And easy 10-Minute Heart Pillows Here are 12 more ideas that I love using black and white for Valentine's Day!    Washi Tape Geometric Heart @ Homey Oh My What an easy way to create a dramatic … [Read more...]

6 Ways to Accessorize a Gallery Wall!

Happy Monday! It was a kind of gloomy, snowy weekend at the 1905 cottage but I had a fun time working on the gallery wall in my family room. I love switching things up. And Michaels has a new section called new Alphabet Soup by Make Market™ line which is filled with all kinds and sizes of letters and numbers. Plus marquee lights and ribbon and fabric too! Ella and I found some fun things to … [Read more...]

10-Minute Valentine Pillow Covers

02 I love to decorate for holidays. And it's even better when it's easy! Here is a way to make 10-Minute Valentine Pillow Covers. I love to make pillow covers because it's easy to store them between holidays. You can take a pillow insert and use it over and over again all year with different pillow covers. Just store the pillow covers flat and they hardly take up any room! My … [Read more...]

How to Decorate with Black and White

I love Christmas but I also love putting all of the Christmas things away. This year I love black and white for winter. And I have a couple of big floating shelves in my family room at the 1905 cottage that are fun to decorate. So I pulled out all of my black and white things and I love the way everything looks for Winter. Black and white is a fresh way to decorate for the new year. Here are some … [Read more...]

Black, White and Gold Valentine’s Day Mantel

I've fallen in love with decorating for Valentine's Day over the past few years. There's just something warm and cheery about pretty hearts! And this year I thought it would be fun to do a black and white color theme - with a little gold! Black, White and Gold Valentine's Day Mantel. I found this pretty marquee light at Michaels and I added some gold foil dotted paper from my new Pebbles … [Read more...]

1905 Cottage Addition – New Series!

Happy 2016! Are you excited for a new year? I just want to say how thankful I am for this blogging world. I've been blogging for about 8 years and it's brought so much much joy and friendships into my life. I love sharing ideas, my own and others with you. I am excited to start the year with a new series about my sweet little 1905 Cottage. The 1905 Cottage Addition - a new 2016 series all about … [Read more...]

Using Basic Layering Pieces to Create 3 Different Holiday Tablescapes !

I love setting a pretty table for different holidays and occasions. And now that I'm all settled into the #1905Cottage, I am so excited to entertain my family and friends in my new dining room! And with so many big holidays coming up I thought it would be fun to try to come up with some tablescape ideas using basic pieces used in different ways for Thanksgiving, Christmas AND New Years. So I … [Read more...]

Easy Decor: Happy Flag [and Free Printable!]

My word of the year is HAPPY! I am working on creating little moments of happiness each day. Today I’m sharing a fun way to use the same flag stand from the Independence Day Flag project and the Summer Flag project for your home decor – complete with free printable — thanks to the talented Amelia Smith from Brightsides Designs ! (You can get the wood kits from my friends at  Wood … [Read more...]

Inspirational Teen Black and White Banner – using Project Life Cards!

It's been so fun this week to show different ways to use Project Life cards in home decor. Here's another idea that I created to go in Hannah's teen black and gold bedroom. It's an Inspirational Wood Banner for her gallery wall using my new Home+Made Project Life card kit. The new Project Life kit will be in Michaels Craft Stores tomorrow - yay!! Here's how I made this easy … [Read more...]

Colorful and Fun Wall Decor

Welcome to the Summer of Paper series - where we've invited fabulous guests to create projects using supplies from my Home + Made paper decor line. Hey y'all, I'm Danielle from Busy Mom's Helper and I'm so excited to be guest posting on Tatertots & Jello today! I'm the crazy momma of 4 behind Busy Mom's Helper, where I shares all my adventures. Married to my best friend & … [Read more...]