Simple Christmas Decorating Ideas {Why I Decorate Early for Christmas}

christmas branch with ornaments

House & Home Just like the Fall season at our house, Christmas is a season I like to let evolve slowly and savor each step of the way. That is why I don't adopt the rule that you cannot start decorating for Christmas until after Thanksgiving. … ** Read more **

DIY Rustic Birch Bark Monogram

DIY birch bark monogram

This post is sponsored by  The Home Depot but the wreath and ideas are my own. Psssst......I did it. I made this rustic birch branch monogram! Remember when I told you I was going to try to make a monogram? I have to say I am pretty tickled … ** Read more **

{Inspiration} A Simple Whimsical Christmas

Whimsical and Colorful Christmas Decorating

The Yvestown Blog Dottie Angel By Fryd and Country Living Dottie Angel So, it's only like 35 days 'til Christmas. That's going to go fast. Someone put Thanksgiving way too late on the calendar! Especially for me when my house has to be … ** Read more **

Fall to Winter Rustic Decor with Pine Cones

embellished chandelier with pinecones

Inspiration: Decorating with Pinecones via BHG Pinecone Wreath (via Tiapan Trading) Cozy Natural Christmas Decor via The Inspired Room Gold pinecone garland via West Elm Pinecone Grapevine Wreath via Woman's Day / Chandelier via … ** Read more **

Woodland Table & Place Cards {and a Thanksgiving Feast}

Woodland Thanksgiving Table

I love a simple and informal but charming table. Last year we found these sweet little woodland creatures for our Christmas tree at Michaels Craft. This year we thought they would be adorable on a dinner table. Aren't they precious? I've missed … ** Read more **

DIY Monogram Wreath Workshop {& Giveaway!}

DIY Monogram Wreath

This post is sponsored by  The Home Depot. Y'all (whispered quietly in my best, wish-I-was-a-Southern-girl drawl), as un-skilled and reluctant as I am to attempt DIY projects involving power tools, I've been asked to do something outside of my … ** Read more **