Holiday “Mantel”

December 21, 2012 | Decor, Holidays

You know how I have a girl crush on Emily Henderson?  AND I can’t resist a challenge?  Well, she’s hosting a fantastic giveaway that’s not your standard blog giveaway.  She’ll be choosing 5 winners based […]

Fast Fix: Drab to Fab

December 18, 2012 | Before & After, Projects

This side table before and after is WAY overdue.  It’s actually a project from this summer when I went to NYC to help my sister-in-law furnish her apartment, but I was so excited about outcome […]

Light My Fire

December 17, 2012 | Before & After, Decor, Holidays

Cold weather has the same effect on me as it does molasses.  I keep on going, but my pace is significantly slower.  Unfortunately, that means that projects take longer which frustrates my urge to have […]

Silver and Gold

December 12, 2012 | Decor, DIY, Holidays, Projects

Apparently making clay ornaments is addicting.  24 hand made clay ornaments was enough to cover the tree, although I could have kept going. I used A Beautiful Mess’ clay ornament tutorial for inspiration and went […]

Clay Time

December 10, 2012 | DIY, Holidays, Projects

After being inspired by A Beautiful Mess’ DIY Clay ornaments, I played around with a few of my own this weekend. The block of clay that I had made 7 ornaments, but I’m so happy […]

Holiday Happenings

December 7, 2012 | Holidays, Projects

I’m a little behind on my holiday decorating this year.  I was less than excited to put the same tree up with the same decorations as always, so I was waiting for inspiration to strike.  […]