TURKEY DAY! I hope you are enjoying all the delicious food, and just having a great time being with your friends and family! My sister usually hosts, so we go there. Isabella and I stay a few extra days with her before heading back home. This year we aren't having turkey (gasp!) No one really … Continue reading Celebrating Thanksgiving & Practicing Gratitude
I can't tell you how many times I put a little display together, stood back, and thought "it just needs a little something more." Has this happened to you? You're happy with what you created but there is still something missing. You won't be completely satisfied until you figure out what it is. Well, I … Continue reading Sometimes a (snow)Man is All You Need
This year has been a whirlwind! The weather has been so up and down, but I think we are finally settling into cool fall nights. For me, aside from the holidays, my social calendar isn't as full towards the end of the year. Since the weather is cooler, I'm not setting up park play dates, … Continue reading 4 Essentials for a Relaxing Night In
Alright, I'm going to start this off by saying I'm sorry. Why? Because I am talking about CHRISTMAS today! I know, these seasons have been hard for me. 80 degree weather in October, still decorating for fall, and our Christmas catalog just dropped. Do you hear me? 80 DEGREE WEATHER IN OCTOBER. Needless to say, it's … Continue reading 5 Christmas Items You Don’t Want to Miss!
I think everyone should own a piece of art. It's a total adult item to have; much like my thoughts on centerpieces. Don't get me wrong, I love traditional block signs, festive wall wreaths, baskets, and post boxes just like everyone else. But owning a piece of actual framed wall art is pretty cool and … Continue reading Wall Art Faves & Tips for Displaying in Your Home
I want a wreath on my door. People in my neighborhood have nice wreaths, and I get a little jealous when I am driving through. Total #DoorEnvy. I tell myself that we've only been in our house a few months and we still have a lot of settling in to do. So a wreath is … Continue reading Festive Wreath Inspiration for Fall & Halloween!
You guys, listen. I decided to let Isabella help with dinner. Like, truly help. Finding a recipe easy enough for her to actually take part in, as well as something she'd eat wasn't hard at all! I simply turned to KP's collection of Gooseberry Patch cookbooks! There were four cookbooks that I kept going back … Continue reading Dinner Time is about Creating Memories
Who doesn't love a good deal? For example, you know at Target, when you first come in they have the "deals" area right there? IT'S A MAGNET. I always have to stop there and see what they have. Don't you? I gathered up some of KP's best-sellers for fall. You are going to want these … Continue reading Style on a Budget: Top 10 Fall Items Under $20!
I love a good centerpiece! They make your table look so put together and fresh. Take me to a furniture store and I'll want to buy every table that is displayed with a centerpiece. That's just a fact. But to be completely honest with you, my current "centerpiece" is a pile of mail, surrounded by … Continue reading Two Fun & Easy DIY Fall Centerpieces
Angel vine is a popular floral in country primitive home decor; it's everywhere! KP carries tons of great angel vine products for any decor occasion. I honestly had no clue what angel vine really was. What's angel vine's story?! Well, I learned that it's native to New Zealand, and it grows super fast, and long. … Continue reading An Angel Vine Basket for Every Season