Creative Memories

cm-vellum

I have sweet memories of holidays with our family. One of the things I love to do at Christmastime is sit with my kids and look through our family Christmas album. It is filled with memories of when our kids were small and the holidays were magical … ** Read more **

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…
{and giveaways}

bunnyslippers

Is it beginning to look a lot like Christmas at your house? Honestly, my house it looks a lot like moving day and only a little bit like Christmas. OY. Boxes and stuff strewn about everywhere {shakes head in shame}. How on earth did I end up … ** Read more **

DIY Glitter Snow for Candles & Mason Jar Filler

DIY Glitter Snow for Mason Jars and Sparkle Candles

For years and years I've made these jars. They are my GO TO decorating idea for just about any event. They are pretty, easy to use and make and are always a HUGE hit! I'm a big fan of simple pretty ideas. I use Epsom salt as glittery snow in my mason … ** Read more **

Fresh Holiday Ideas:
Christmas Trees in Unique Containers!

wreaths-in-a-window

I saw this Christmas Tree in a basket over at Southern Living. I love the idea of breaking away from the expected green and red metal stands and "Christmas tree skirts" and putting the tree in a more charming container instead! Over the years we … ** Read more **

DIY: Coastal Beach Chic Christmas Decor

coastal-christmas-decor

Coastal Living After creating my own "northwest coastal" style winter front door decor, I decided to look online for some more beach inspired Christmas decor inspiration. Of course, I found some inspiring ideas over at Coastal Living! While I have … ** Read more **

Flameless Candles:
Perfect for the Holidays

flameless-candles

Southern Living I have quite a few lanterns at my house. I just recently decided to put flameless candles in them for safety. I love having my porch all lit up with candles to greet holiday guests, but it is hard to keep them lit if it is a little … ** Read more **