Christmas Home Tour

Beautiful Christmas home tour with lots of great decorating ideas. //

I have been busy decking our halls for the past couple of weeks and am SO excited to be joining in on the Canadian Christmas Home Tours today!  Welcome to all of you visiting! I must start by saying that I don't think that I have ever had my home decorated this early before, but I am kind of liking the fact that it is now {almost!} all done and ... [ Read More ]

Christmas Chalkboard

Christmas chalkboard and cute cupcake liner Christmas tree bunting. //

Happy Monday!  I hope you all had a great weekend!  I was away for a girls' weekend shopping trip for a couple of days {did you see me on Instagram?} and then spent most of yesterday getting the house tidied up.  Our Christmas house tour will be up on Wednesday {yikes!} so I have been busy trying to finish up all of the details. I'm kind of slow ... [ Read More ]

Christmas Wonderful Link Party

Candy Cane Hot Cocoa Bar.

Happy Friday!  Today is all about Christmas inspiration!  I have been having lots of fun this week getting our house decorated for Christmas and I always love pulling out my favorite projects from past years.  Today I thought I would show you a few of my favorite projects from the past couple of years and then I would love to have you share yours ... [ Read More ]

Free Sleigh Ride Printable and DIY Canvas Sign

Cute Christmas printable and easy tutorial to turn any printable into your own custom artwork! //

I know how much we all love printables so I am super excited for today's post!  I have joined forces with some of my favorite bloggers to bring you 23 gorgeous free Christmas printables!  You can find the links to all of the printables at the end of the post but, first, let me show you my sleigh ride printable and easy rustic sign ... [ Read More ]

Wooden Joy Sign and BEHR Paint Giveaway

Simple but pretty wooden JOY sign. //

We have been busy decking the halls over the past few days and have finished most {okay... maybe half} of the house.  While I still have a ways to go before I complete all of the decorating, I have been enjoying the twinkling Christmas lights and am just trying to ignore the complete disaster areas in the rest of the house.  :) Today I am ... [ Read More ]

Deer Head String Art

This reindeer string art is the perfect addition to your rustic Christmas decor. //

Happy Friday!  I have been having lots of fun bringing out our Christmas decorations over the past week and it is definitely starting to look like Christmas around here!  I still have a few boxes to go, but hopefully most of the decorating will be done by the end of the weekend. Today I am teaming up again with some of my favorite Canadian ... [ Read More ]

Getting Organized for the Holidays: Christmas Cards


I am so excited to be partnering with Minted to bring you some gorgeous Christmas card ideas!  As always, all opinions are 100% my own. **************************** So who has been getting organized for the holidays with me?  Today we are going to start working on those Christmas cards! Now I know that not everyone sends out Christmas cards, ... [ Read More ]

Creamy Cauliflower Gratin

Creamy cauliflower gratin. Makes a perfect side dish for family dinners or holiday gatherings! //

I am not actually a big fan of turkey, so for me, Thanksgiving dinner is all about the side dishes {and of course all of the yummy Thanksgiving desserts!}  This week I am going to be sharing a couple of my favorite side dishes from our Thanksgiving this year. I'm all about easy when it comes to preparing holiday meals.  This creamy cauliflower ... [ Read More ]

Getting Organized for the Holidays: Gift Planning

Getting organized for the holidays - ideas for gift planning , gift ideas, and a free printables gift planning worksheet. //

Happy Saturday!  Last week I posted about my plan to get organized for the holidays and I have been working a little bit all week to collect items that we no longer need or use.  I had almost a full garbage bag of things that were really just junk and a whole truck load of items that I need to take down to Goodwill.  I also took a bin of the kids' ... [ Read More ]

Fall and Thanksgiving Dining Room

Beautiful fall and Thanksgiving tablescape and dining room ideas! //

Happy Friday! This has felt like a particularly long week, so I am so happy that the weekend is almost here.  I feel like a deserve a nice sleep in tomorrow morning. :) Today I am excited to be joining in Rooms For Rent's Thanksgiving table series.  Bre has been sharing beautiful tablescape ideas all week long, and today, there are 13 other ... [ Read More ]