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Make an Easy Autumn Pumpkin Wreath!

If you've been following my blog for long you will know that I love making wreaths! It's such an easy way to decorate for different seasons or holidays! And one of my VERY favorite seasons to decorate for is AUTUMN! You can make a fall pumpkin wreath in August and leave it up all the way through November - how easy is that???   Autumn Pumpkin Wreath    Here's a … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 16 Fall Baked Goodies!

The weather and atmosphere of fall are perfect for trying out new baking recipes--like the giant pumpkin dutch babies I made for my kids this morning! Here are... 16 Fall Baked Goodies from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash @ Cherished Bliss Cinnamon Crumble Maple Cheesecake @ Quirky Inspired Pecan Caramel Slow Cooker @ Growing Up … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 16 Pumpkin Decorating Ideas!

Pumpkins are the most versatile part of fall--you can decorate with them, cook with them... even their orange color immediately evokes fall when you see it! Anyone who's been around with me in past seasons knows how much I love decorating with pumpkins, so here are... 16 Pumpkin Decorating Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Elegant Succulent Pumpkin Planter @ Tidy … [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...]

Great Ideas — 14 Pumpkin Ideas!

Pumpkins are the perfect indicator of fall. As summer winds down, it's so much fun to see so much pumpkin ideas and decor start appearing on everyone's blogs--even if it's a little early to start decorating with them! Here are... 14 Pumpkin Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Plush Pumpkin Place Cards @ Woods of Bell Trees Glazed Pumpkin Spiced Bundt Cake @ I Should Be … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 18 Pumpkin Projects Part 2!

All you amazing bloggers never cease to amaze and inspire me with the dozens of pumpkin related crafts I see every week throughout fall. Here are... 18 Pumpkin Projects from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * * Reclaimed Wood Pumpkins @ Finding Home Give Thanks Mantel @ A Diamond in the Stuff Monogrammed Pumpkin Door Decor @ One Krieger Chick Textured Jute Pumpkin @ Little … [Read more...]

Gold, Glitter and Grout Pumpkins!

    Who doesn't love glitter?? And I love the look of concrete. So I thought it would be cool to try to make some stone-looking pumpkins for Fall. And of course I had to add a little sparkle with gold and glitter.   Here's how I made these Faux Stone pumpkins: … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 18 DIY Pumpkins!

Yesterday I highlighted some of my favorite edible pumpkin treats you shared this week, but there were also so many amazing (and inedible) pumpkin crafts that I simply have to share! So here are... 18 DIY Pumpkins from this week's Link Party Palooza! DIY Pumpkin Straws @ Like The Cheese Easy Halloween Pumpkin Witch Hat @ Tidy Mom Pumpkin Seeds Fall Mantel @ Remodelando la … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn-inspired Mercury Mirror Grout Pumpkins!

I just love Autumn! The feeling of fall in the air and the urge to get my fall decorations out is so fun. Every year I try to make a different type of pumpkin for my home. This year I was inspired by a beautiful picture in the Pottery Barn catalog of Mercury Mirror Grout Pumpkins. I loved the way they look like stone but also have a beautiful sparkle from the glass beads. And this month … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 27 DIY Happy Halloween Projects!

I love Halloween projects!!!! Here are 27 ideas to add a little Halloween festivity to YOUR home!! Spooky Halloween Crystal Ball Candlesticks at Flamingo Toes How to Make Perfect Caramel Apples at Lil Luna   Candy Covered Marshmallow Pumpkins at The Happier Homemaker … [Read more...]