Christmas Tell-A-Story Blocks

Happy Friday! We hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving. We’re ready to jump right in to more Christmas projects, and I’m SO excited to get going! Here’s an easy DIY that’s for the kids and would make a great gift, too! My awesome sis (aka the real talent behind this blog), surprised me with…

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Snowy Christmas Yarn Wreath

Christmas snowy wreath tutorial

I know tomorrow is Thanksgiving, but I've had Christmas on my mind for the past few weeks! Our tree is up and decorated, and I've been working on lots of new projects to go with a fresh color scheme this year. I wanted to do something totally different from the red and black, rustic look from last year, so I'm going with a white, silver, and snow-filled looked, with pops of bright ...

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Easy Gift Ideas with Heidi Swapp Holiday


This post is sponsored by Heidi Swapp. I was selected for this opportunity as a community member of Snap. All content and opinions are my own. If you've ever heard of the 5 Love Languages, you'll know exactly what I mean when I say one of my love languages is gifts. All year long, but especially during the holidays, I love giving little gifts to those I love. Today I'm jumping up and ...

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DIY Custom Vintage Christmas Lights

Bright colored Christmas decor

Create your own custom-colored decorative Christmas lights with Americana Decor Maxx Gloss paints. This post is sponsored by DecoArt, all ideas are 100% mine! Sometimes I get an idea in my head and I just can't shake it until I figure out a way to do it! I am decorating for the holidays this year with more non-traditional colors and I wanted to change things up a little in my ...

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DIY Fall Barn Wood Sign

fall mantel

This week our schedule is packed with Halloween parties and trick-or-treating, but with Thanksgiving less than a month away, I'm getting a head start on my Fall decor. I love to use neutrals in my home that will transition for more than one season, like these painted white pumpkins. But I can't resist a pop of color! A few weeks ago, I found these awesome mustard yellow balls in the ...

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Kids and Technology: Finding a Balance


Finding a good balance with kids and technology is a tricky part of raising children. There are SO many great things kids can use technology for - communication, learning, creating, and having fun. Today I want to share some tips and great new products that our family is using to teach our kids using technology! I have been holding in a little secret for a few months that I can't ...

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