Puppy Paw Prints across Our Hearts and Pumpkins!


Hi Everyone- We are in puppy heaven and I just had to add a little bit of our Bernese Mountain puppy bundle of fur  into our décor.  I found an old paw print stencil and added a  few paw prints… The only thing I would do differently is give the pumpkins a bath! This makes [Read more...]

Spider Treats for Halloween: Printable too!


Hello! How is your week?  Hey, I am apologizing in advance for re-posting this, but my RSS feed is not getting to Bloglovin and so I am trying to rule issues out.  Bluehost said it was a wordpress issue.  Bloglovin said it was a Bluehost issue.  And, around and around.  Here is a fun, easy [Read more...]

Pumpkin Poop is Funny!

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With a new puppy in the house, I’ve got poopies on the brain and the floor! Here’s a cute idea I did last year! It’s great for the month of October or the day after Halloween! Here is my take on this funny idea! I wanted to put in my boys’ lunches on Friday. What’s [Read more...]

2 Minute Tuesday : Seasonal Soap Display

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I saw these cute little owls in a advertisement and knew it would  be fun to use them to dress up some soap in my guest bathroom. I took bars of soap, wrapped in brown craft paper and glued the owl cutouts. Finished with a little burlap and twine. Just a pop of color in [Read more...]

Got Mice?


 Two Minute Tuesday! Happy Fall Y’all!  With the temperature drops this time of year, some of us get additional house guests sneaking  into our garages and homes!  I’m talking about mice, not mother- in-laws!  Kidding!  I am not a fan of traps and tried the sticky trap which was horrible!  It  left one of my children with a visual [Read more...]

Freshly Painted Front Door Celebrates Autumn

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One of my most viewed posts in 2013 is the evolution of my front door.  Here is my front door after we had the exterior of our home painted this summer:  And, here is my front door for the fall season!  The wreath is a 5 minute makeover I posted HERE Here’s my tired looking [Read more...]

Autumn Decor Inspiration from BH&G and Me


I love the month of November. It’s still autumn, with no competition between Halloween and Christmas. At least, not in my home.  I love the colors and pumpkins.  Here’s a few photos of inspiration from BH&G and Me. Sources noted after each photo so there is no question of which photos are from BH & [Read more...]

Pumpkin Patch in a Jar

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Here is a fun treat to make for teachers, neighbors or to use in your decorating!  It would look great in an office too! Sidenote: This post should be titled, “the pumpkin patch post that got away.”  I swear I posted this weeks ago!  I went to link it up to a party and 30 [Read more...]

Better Homes & Garden Inspiration

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You know what I love more than the Better Homes & Garden magazine?  The BH&G website!  Lucky me I subscribe and I get daily emails filled with so many links of inspiration it can be a little overwhelming.. in  a good way  (like 90 minutes at Super Target.. with a latte… and no kids… and [Read more...]

Fall Wreath From Old Frame

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Some how I am the proud owner of too many wood frames. I think some are from Hobby Lobby clearance, some have met an untimely death when the glass separated and shattered from the frame and others.. well.. unfinished blog projects. I mean crafts. So what happens when I take a wood frame and some [Read more...]

Seasonal Soap

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I saw these cute little owls in a advertisement for Pier One {or was it World Market}   And, I thought it would be fun to use them to dress up some soap in my guest bathroom. I took bars of soap, wrapped in brown craft paper and glued the owl cutouts.  Finished with a little [Read more...]

Seriously? I mean those are real apples!

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Okay, I saw this in my daily {sometimes hourly} emails from one of my favorite sites, Better Homes & Garden. And,I took a look at the front porch {which is amazing} and I had to laugh just adding up the costs for the front porch fall decor.  Now, I get that this look is to [Read more...]