Egg Carton Flower Garland for Your Holiday Decor

This tutorial for an egg carton flower garland is super easy. You do have to save as many cartons as you need for your string of lights. In may case, I used a 70 bulb string of lights, which more than filled our large mantel. That meant having six egg cartons to save. Egg Carton… [Read More]

Easy Front Door Swag for the Holidays

We all love wreaths, but sometimes it’s nice to change it up, and use something new for our front door decor. This year, instead of making wreaths, I’m making a front door swag for each of our double doors. We just had a fir tree cut down in the back yard. I was so sad to… [Read More]

How to Make a Sugared Fruit Centerpiece

The holidays, or any special occasion for that matter, require a little something special for the table. Although I love using my flowers for a centerpiece, there are times, like during the winter, or even certain times during the growing season, where I just don’t have the right materials available. You can always buy flowers… [Read More]

Screened Porch Makeover Reveal

You know how they say your home is always a work in progress? That’s how I feel about this screened porch makeover. We were able to clean it up quite a bit, and it does look much better, but it still feels like a work in progress. Screened Porch Makeover Reveal This is a glimpse… [Read More]

How To Make Leaf Print Drop Cloth Pillows

These leaf print, drop cloth pillows ,were so easy to make, and though I wish I had a artists hand that could draw beautiful leaves, the beauty of nature works just as well.  Leaf Print Drop Cloth Pillows contains some affiliate links for your convenience.  Click here to read my full disclosure policy. Materials Cotton Drop Cloth… [Read More]

Porch Floor Makeover and Affordable Area Rugs

Our screened in porch really needs a makeover. First and foremost we needed to rip up the outdoor carpeting which has been there forever. We have decided to paint the cement and cover the interior with a pretty rug. So I have been searching the web for some affordable area rugs, and here’s what I… [Read More]

Fabric Caddy/Bin Tutorial

Today I have a fabric caddy tutorial and the hardest part (but maybe the most fun), is choosing the fabric. I plan on using them for parties to hold plastic forks and knives. When we entertain there are usually more that 12 people attending, so my regular silverware is never enough. In the past, I have… [Read More]