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Witching Hour Halloween Porch Ideas

Witching Hour Halloween Porch Ideas   Witching Hour Halloween Porch Ideas. I love a theme. This year I really wanted to make a big sign for my Halloween porch. I thought SPOOKY would be fun but then as I was thinking about it I thought I would like to go with a witch theme. And the piece of wood that I had sitting in my basement was very tall so I thought a longer word … [Read more...]

Black and White Fall Pillows – Mix and Match Patterns

  Black and White Fall Pillows  How to mix and match patterns Black and White Fall Pillows -  mix and match patterns. We are still loving our bright Word Market couch. You might remember that I bought it online without being able to read any reviews or being able to test it out. We were so relieved when it came and it turns out that it is comfortable and we love the way it … [Read more...]

Simple Autumn Mantel Decorating Ideas

Simple Autumn Mantel Decorating Ideas   It's still 90 degrees here but I am ready for Fall. I thought maybe if I decorated for cooler weather, it would come?   LOL. Seriously though, with everything that has happened over the past couple of years I really discovered that I want to simplify my life and focus on my kids and spending time with them. Of course I still … [Read more...]

Free Printable Fall Signs

Hello! It's Kristin here again from Yellow Bliss Road with some free fall printables to help you get in the autumn mood. And trust me, here in Southern California, we need help getting into the autumn mood - it's 101 degrees outside! While we are having our annual heat wave, many other parts of the country are enjoying cooler temps, falling leaves and Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Since it doesn't … [Read more...]

Family Room Beachy Organization Console

Family Room Organization Console and $100 Walmart gift card giveaway. Last week I had the FUN opportunity to travel to Iowa and tour the Meredith Headquarters - home to Better Homes and Gardens Magazine! It was incredible to see all of the behind-the-scenes action as well as preview the beautiful items coming out in the BHG Live Better line for the next year. I will be posting more about … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 15 Ways to Decorate With Plants!

I wouldn't be able to keep any of the plants in my house alive if it weren't for my less forgetful kids. That doesn't stop me from loving to decorate with them, though! Here are... 15 Ways to Decorate with Plants from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Herb Jar Hanging Garden @ Crafts Unleashed Candlestick to Plant Stand @ Dazzle While Frazzled Create Your Own Kitchen Herb … [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...]

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...]

Free Christmas Tree & Plaid Printables! [Say Hello to the Holidays!]

I am having such a fun time getting the #1905Cottage ready for the holidays. I created [Say Hello to the Holidays] Free Christmas Tree & Plaid Printables for you! Earlier this Fall I created some festive Autumn printables for the kitchen. And now that Christmas is coming, I wanted to create some new artwork for this wall.   … [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...]