Since childhood, I have loved everything about this time of year, but Christmas holds a special place in my heart. Seeing happy little faces with eyes full of wonder and amazement. Curious questions about how big jolly Santa fits down the chimney and shimmies back up the chimney flue after he eats a plate of cookies are always fun. Of course, there are the gatherings for dinners and Christmas parties that are always fun. Most of all I love all the twinkling lights and the decorations. The garland, real or faux, bows and ribbons galore just make every space feel… View Post

Thanksgiving is just one week away and like many of you I have been busy preparing for the arrival of family and friends. In the midst of all the holiday preparations, I have also been working on quite a few other projects, which includes these frosted pinecones. I am going to share a DIY tutorial, but first, right here is where anyone who is not a blogger, e-commerce, online shop owner, or small business owner might want to skip ahead to the DIY tutorial at the bottom of this post. For those that have continued to read- I am hosting… View Post

What is your Halloween style? Is it fun and cute? Spooky? Mysterious? Sinister and gory? Eerie and creepy? Maybe your style is all about the freakish and bizarre? Do you lean toward decorating with supernatural beings and mystical elements? Do tell me what your Halloween decor and ideas are that inspire your decorating style? Okay! Enough with all the questions! This witch hat pictured below was designed by me. I just love it!  My style of decorating borders on mysterious, slightly eerie with a dash of mysticism, and just the right amount of cutesy mixed in so that it doesn’t… View Post