Gift Idea-Address Embosser

One of my favorite holiday traditions is sending Christmas cards to our family and friends. I love to brew some coffee and sit down quietly to reminisce as I address the cards. I do cheat however and use an address embosser for our return address. Thought I would share my favorite address embosser as I […]

DIY Holiday Potpourri

If the holidays have an official smell at our house it’s a pine scented candle and holiday potpourri. From Thanksgiving to New Years I like to simmer fresh potpourri on the stove top that makes the house smell like the holidays. Ingredients are super simple and this time of year they may already be in […]

DIY Photo Ornaments

This year I decided that I wanted to use photos on my Christmas tree…. and lots of them. I decided to make my own using wood slices and printed photos. Supplies Wood slices (This Is my link for 3.5-4″ slices from amazon) Drill and drill bit (if not predrilled) Photos (I had 4×4’s printed) Mod […]

DIY Wine Cork Wreath

Are you a wine enthusiast? Have corks laying around?  I love my reds (for the health benefits of course. lol) and save all of my corks.  You can reuse the corks so many ways- like in the bottom of plants for drainage,  make cork coasters, hot glue corks to a serving tray and on and […]

DIY Silhouette Art

Black and white silhouettes are timeless, sentimental art pieces. This was such an easy and inexpensive art project- anyone who can take a photo and use a pair of scissors can create their own custom art. I purchased matching frames at Walmart from the Better Homes and Garden line plus black poster board. The frames […]