Category Archives: Project

A Natural Christmas

Have you started your Christmas decorations?  With the mild weather today expected to be 60 degrees,  I’m running out to pickup natural greens for  Christmas décor.  My approach to Christmas is to keep it simple.  I like using what’s in … Continue reading

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Update A Sideboard

Growing tired of your sideboard?  Give it new look with a stone top.   Repurpose a sideboard for the bathroom:  add marble and retrofit draws for a sink.  Visit thrift stores for one of a kind pieces.   Create a focal point: with a … Continue reading

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Rocks that Rock

If you are heading to the beach or taking a long walk in the woods this weekend, you are sure to find pretty rocks for these family fun craft projects with rocks.   Get the kids to help.  Kids enjoy collecting things.  … Continue reading

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Keeping Notes

All the kids are back in school.   My day will be longer with work, family and school activities.  Keeping organized with notes and daily appointments is easy and stylish with pretty, personalized notebooks from May Books.  The notebooks can be customized and are reasonably … Continue reading

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Thrifting Window Shutters

On my recent thrifting trip to Brimfield, MA,  I came across a stack of shutters.   Besides using shutters on the outside of a house there are many creative ideas for recycling shutters.  The best part, you save money and our landfills. I love the look of the shutters in this … Continue reading

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Holiday Blooms

Paperwhites, amaryllis and  poinsettia are classic bulbs and plants for the holidays.  Bring the outdoors in with blooms of the season.  Planting bulbs indoors is a great way to nourish the soul  during the winter months.  Bulbs are easy to grow indoors. … Continue reading

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Christmas Decorating Ideas Using Fruit

Creating bursts of color in your holiday decor can be as easy as opening your refrigerator.  Bring out your lemons, oranges, clementines to add to your garland.  I’m enjoying this room thinking of all the citrus fragrance.  Beautiful, but will need a few elves … Continue reading

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Christmas Card Display

Where do you display your Christmas cards?  Display your cards in style.  Hang  ribbon from a door, armoire door, or closet door. Get out the double-stick tape to attach your beautiful cards to your ribbon.  Instead of a blank door, you’ll be surrounded by holiday images and warm … Continue reading

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HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

 It’s a new season.   I look forward to sharing our home with family and friends, and making new memories during the holiday season.   Make decorating your home this season stress free, start early.    Make a great first impression starting at the front door … Continue reading

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