Getting Organized for the Holidays

Get stressed out during the holidays? Follow this plan to get things organized early for a stress free and relaxing holidays! //cleanandscentsible

Christmas is my very favorite holiday and I love all of our family traditions and the many activities that we do throughout December.  As wonderful as everything is, however, the busyness of the season can often bring added stress and a huge list of things to do.  This year I am on a mission to get organized for the holidays and have come up with a ... [ Read More ]

DIY Snow Covered Branches and Pine Cones

Make your own snow covered branches and pine cones to use for Christmas vignettes and displays. So much prettier! //

I know Halloween isn't even here yet, but I have a confession to make... I have started working on Christmas projects!  I'm not actually decorating for Christmas yet, but I did want to get a little head start on some of my Christmas projects.  I always try to get as much work as I can done in November so I can relax and enjoy the holidays a bit ... [ Read More ]

Easy Painting Tips and Tricks

Easy to follow painting tips and tricks to get your painting like a pro! //

For those of you that follow me on Instagram, you may know that last month I had the chance to head down to California to tour one of BEHR paint's production plants. It was quite the experience and I was seriously amazed at everything that goes into creating their paint {especially their new Marquee line} and choosing their beautiful custom ... [ Read More ]

Leftover Halloween Candy Recipes

Delicious candy bar recipes - perfect for all of that leftover Halloween candy! //

Halloween is just over a week away and I have actually been doing pretty good at staying away from the candy this year. I think I have finally learned that buying candy early just doesn't work for me - I seriously have no will power.  Especially at 10:00 at night.  When I am searching Pinterest and see all of these yummy treats... Once Halloween ... [ Read More ]

Living Room Updates

Living room updates - love this fireplace!

This post was sponsored by Rug Pad Corner.  As always, all opinions are 100% my own. Plans have been in the works to do some updating in our living room for a long time.  It's just one of those projects that I'm not quite sure what to do with, so I end up doing nothing.  Please tell me you have those projects too... About a year ago, we did ... [ Read More ]

How to Organize Your Master Bedroom

Everything you need to get your master bedroom cleaned and organized. Free printables included. //

Last month was an extremely crazy month for me so I had to put The Household Organization Diet on hold. But, this month, I am back {albeit very late!} and we will be talking about master bedroom organization and cleaning. Fall is the perfect time to get things cozied up and organized for the fall and winter months ahead. I hope you will join in ... [ Read More ]

Beautiful Fall Decor Ideas For Your Home

Beautiful and easy ideas to decorate your home for fall. //

Fall is one of my favorite seasons to decorate for - it's just a very close second behind Christmas. I love the pops of pretty fall colors against a more neutral background and all of the natural elements that can so easily be incorporated into your designs. Beautiful fall decor was definitely a popular theme at last week's Inspiration Exchange ... [ Read More ]

Fall Love Wood Framed Canvas

Fall Love Canvas - easy DIY tutorial. //

I am always a little sad when summer comes to an end, but once fall hits I remember all of the wonderful things that I love about it - the colors, the scents, the cool, refreshing air.  It really is such a pretty season that I felt it deserved it's own sign... After I made my rustic Boo Halloween sign, I still had a bunch of stained garden ... [ Read More ]

Halloween Beverage Bar

Love this cute Halloween Beverage Bar. Free printables included to create your own. //

If you have been around here for while, you know that I love decorating up my milk bottle beverage bar for the holidays. Last fall, it was set up for an apple cider bar... ...and this year I decided to do a Halloween version. These Halloween drinks are fun for Halloween parties, post Trick or Treating, or just that special treat! For the Boo ... [ Read More ]

No Sew Halloween Costumes

Great collection of no sew Halloween costumes. Easy and inexpensive ideas that anyone can do! //

Halloween is less than 3 weeks away, so it is time to get going on those Halloween costumes! My boys are now 7 and 10 and I am really kind of bummed that they have moved past that cute Halloween phase and are now more into the scary costumes.  I guess I will have to get my cute costume fix from the rest of the neighbourhood kids! ;) As much as I ... [ Read More ]