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 **

Gold DIY Place Cards & Thanksgiving Tablescape

Beautiful gold tablescape with DIY placecards

Hi friends! Michaela here again to share with you my monthly entertaining ideas. It's mid-November-- say what?!-- and Thanksgiving is right around the corner. I wanted to give you a simple tablescape idea for Thanksgiving dinner, along with the … ** 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 **

Slowing Down to Be Thankful at Home

thanksgiving table

“We’ve paid for our speeded-up lives with a loss in the quality of our time. Our chronic lack of time has robbed us of the ability to understand that the truth of living is found in the experience of being, and that life cannot be put on hold while … ** Read more **

Winter Wonderland Christmas Tree

A Winter Wonderland Christmas Tree

This year for the Michaels' Dream Tree challenge, my girls and I decided to create a Winter Wonderland tree. Without using flocking or actual snow to make it wintry white, we filled the tree with lots of white fluffy pom poms, big sparkly white … ** Read more **

DIY Glittery Snow Candle

DIY glittery snow candle

Once upon a time, a million years ago, I shared an idea about how to make your own "snow" for mason jars and how to use the snow for glittery candles. I had made those mason jars with "snow" for years and years before blogging. When I featured the … ** Read more **