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Tatertots & Jello: 26 of my Favorite DIY Projects from 2013!!

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First of all, I would like to say thank you so much to everyone who has been reading my blog anytime in the past 6 years. When I started my blog I didn't think I had anything to say. I was at a low point in my life and I never would have imagined how much joy and fulfillment could have come out of this online world. I have gained so much inspiration, met so many wonderful, amazing friends and it … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: Easy and Inexpensive New Years Mantel

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Well hello! We are Mallory and Savannah from Classy Clutter and we are so excited to share this New Years Mantel and a FREE printable garland with you today!  New years comes and goes so quickly so its easy to overlook putting out decor for such a short holiday time! This easy and inexpensive decor will for sure make you want to decorate for New Years!   … [Read more...]

How to Create “Faux” Mercury Glass with Krylon’s Looking Glass Spray Paint!

How to make Faux Mercury Glass with Krylon's Looking Glass Spray Paint. #DIY #MercuryGlass

I am so excited to be teaming up with Krylon to show you how to make faux mercury glass. And it's so easy! Don't you love the look of Mercury Glass?? But it can be so expensive. Now you can turn practically anyglass surface into mercury glass. Krylon sent me some of their Looking Glass Spray Paint. I was so excited to try it out. I've tried to make mercury glass before with other brands of … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: DIY Marshmallow & Candy Christmas Wreath

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Hi everyone! I'm Barbara from Chase the Star, I'm so excited to be here sharing my latest holiday project with you! I love traditional wreaths at Christmas time, but sometimes it's nice to think 'outside the box' and get a little creative. This year I made a wreath using what I had on hand in my craft closet, and in my pantry! DIY Marshmallow and Candy Christmas Wreath … [Read more...]

Tatertots and Jello Holiday Home Tour!

tatertots and jello holiday home tour

I love this time of year! Decorating our home is always so much fun. I think I have decorating ADD because I can never decide what my "style" is. This year I had this vision of a gold and white Christmas. I sewed our dropcloth slipcover so I could have this neutral holiday decor. But I also love BRIGHT holiday too. So in kitchen/family room area of our home I went with a gold and white theme, and … [Read more...]

Faux Stained Glass Holiday Sign #LowesCreator

Tatertots and Jello Holiday in a Hurry Wall or Door Hanging

For our December post, Lowes gave us the topic of "Holidays in a Hurry:" ways to spruce up our homes for holiday guests. I thought it would be fun to make a festive sign for a wall or even to hang on our door. I walked the aisles of Lowe's and stumbled upon these pebbly-textured panels that are used underneath fluorescent light fixtures in kitchens and bathrooms. It reminded me of stained … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: Santa’s Sled Centerpiece

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Happy Holidays TT&J peeps! I'm Jessica from Mom 4 Real,where I share budget friendly DIY projects, crafts, home decor ideas, and recipes. I have been a regular contributor here at TT&J, and I am so happy to be here spreading a little holiday cheer! Christmas truly is my favorite holiday...I just love the feeling of joy in the air this time of year! Putting together this Santa's Sled … [Read more...]

The Holiday Idea Exchange Pinterest Event — Tomorrow Night!!

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I love this time of the year!!  Do you have some fabulous holiday ideas you would love to share??? Are you on the lookout for amazing holiday ideas for your home? Come share YOUR ideas and see all of the holiday ideas that are going to be shared TOMORROW night -- holiday home decor, handmade gift ideas, delicious recipes and more!  I wish I could meet you all in real life, but this is … [Read more...]

Holiday Decorating: My 2013 Sunburst Mirror Holiday Tree!

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It's November 1st - so time to post my Christmas tree. LOL!! Seriously, for the second year in a row I am participating in Michael's Craft Stores #DreamTreeChallenge. It's so fun to see all of the amazing trees that bloggers create for this event. And I know it's a little early but it's fun to get inspired to decorate for the holidays!! I love this time of year. For my tree this year, I knew … [Read more...]

3 Ways I’m Getting My Home Ready For The Holidays!!

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    Last week I had some friends over for a festive viewing of Lowe's Holiday Ready Home live webcast. We had a great time -- and picked up some excellent ideas and inspiration for holiday home decor! Here are a few of my favorite  ideas from the webcast -- that you can watch, too -- and a few things I'm excited to do to prep for the holidays! … [Read more...]