DIY Wine Cork Pumpkins

Decided to do a little Saturday night craft project with a “natural resource” over here. Poured some wine, gathered my bowl of corks , glue gun and it was GO time. If you want to call over a friend and make some wine cork pumpkins you need corks, glue gun, glue sticks, orange acrylic paint, […]

Fall Porch Styling

Fall is in the air and I’ve been layering seasonal decor on the front porch. Thought I’d share a few ideas for your entry way. We have a small covered porch at our PA house. We had huge front porch in Florida to almost zero porch area in VA. This front porch area is somewhere […]

DIY Holiday Coffee and Cocoa Bar

Do you love coffee and cocoa? Our family loves both – especially in the winter months! Sharing a few ideas for making a festive holiday coffee and cocoa bar. Find a space – it could be on the kitchen counter or on a piece of furniture nearby. Grab your essentials – coffee maker and favorite […]

DIY Pomanders

What the heck are pomanders you say? It’s the fancy French name for oranges pierced with cloves. “Pomander” derives from the French pomme d’ambre, meaning “apple of amber”. It refers to the round shape and they were thought to purify the air. Supplies are as simple as oranges and whole cloves. As the orange dries […]

DIY Tips for Christmas Tree Lights

Ahhh. Once your tree is up and fluffed you are ready for LIGHTS unless you are a lucky one that has a prelit that works! I feel like putting on lights takes me longer than assembly and fluffing combined! So….do you start top to bottom or bottom to top? Pretty sure there’s no right or […]