Well friends, the time is finally here - my last Christmas themed post of the year! It has been so much fun sharing all of our Christmas decor with you guys, and I thought what better way to wrap it all up than by showing you what our home looks like at night all lit up by Christmas lights?! I absolutely LOVE Christmas lights and the way they make everything feel warm and cozy. I hope this post … [Read more...] about All is Calm, All is Bright
'Tis the season for all the hot cocoa! Today I'm sharing how I turned this little bookshelf into a simple DIY coffee bar with allllll the fixins! And don't miss the delicious homemade peppermint syrup recipe for the perfect winter drink! I recently got this cubby bookshelf from Target to put in my office, but it ended up being perfect for a grab & go coffee station! And now that the … [Read more...] about This DIY Coffee / Hot Cocoa Bar is a MUST HAVE This Year!
Last week, I took you on a Christmas House Tour showing you how I decorated our home for the holidays, and today I am extending that tour to the bedrooms! Since our master bedroom already has a rustic wood plank accent wall (full DIY tutorial on that here!), I wanted to create a cozy, woodsy, almost-cabin-y, vibe in here for the holidays. (Affiliate links are provided below for convenience. … [Read more...] about Rustic Christmas Bedroom Decor You’ll Want to Keep Up All Year
Looking for simple Christmas decor ideas on the cheap? These 4 tips will help you decorate for the holidays without breaking the bank! It's no secret that I love to bargain hunt and will choose the option to DIY whenever I can. So when it came to Christmas decor, I was determined to keep my spending to a minimum. Today I am sharing 4 simple budget friendly decor ideas to turn your home … [Read more...] about 4 Christmas Decor Hacks You Can Do On A Budget
Hello, and welcome to our christmas house tour! Today I'm taking you on a little tour through our house to share how I decorated for the holidays. I absolutely love seeing everyone's homes all decked out for Christmas, and I hope I can bring you some inspiration through little glimpses of ours! So grab a cozy blanket and a cup of hot cocoa (with extra marshmallows if you're like me ;) ), and stay … [Read more...] about Glowing Cozy Christmas House Tour
This rustic blanket ladder is the perfect weekend project. If you're like me and wanting a simple solution to store your favorite cozy knits (that's also super cute!), then this quick and easy blanket ladder DIY has your name all over it! I love the idea of having a blanket ladder for an extra spot to store blankets! (Plus, you know how much I feel about functional decor ;) ) … [Read more...] about Easy DIY Blanket Ladder + How to Style It For Christmas!
Who else is gearing up to start decorating for Christmas?? This year I am loving the buffalo check trend so I thought I would round up all of my favorites! I went ahead and grouped them into categories for easy browsing, but act fast! A lot of these items are selling out quick! I've already snagged a few of these and cannot wait to show you how I style them :) Bring on all things 'buffalo plaid … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Buffalo Plaid Christmas Decor Gift Guide
Making vanilla extract at home isn't anything new. In fact there are quite a few recipes already online. But today I thought I would share my version of how to make homemade vanilla extract and why I prefer it over store bought. :) (Affiliate links are provided below for convenience. For more information see my disclosure, here.) If you've ever bought vanilla extract at the store, then you … [Read more...] about Effortless DIY Homemade Vanilla Extract Recipe