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3 Patriotic Centerpieces for Summer

School is out, temperatures are up, and social gatherings are being planned. Oh the joys of Summer! If you're like me, having friends and family over is the main motivator for getting the house cleaned and sprucing up the decor. Here are some quick and easy centerpieces to wow your guests this summer! Let me … Continue reading 3 Patriotic Centerpieces for Summer

5 Christmas Items You Don’t Want to Miss!

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!

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Two Fun & Easy DIY Fall Centerpieces

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

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Somebunny Loves Spring & Easter Traditions!

The somebunny who loves spring and Easter is ME!  Spring is so fun and beautiful; lots of pastel colors, the weather is nicer, the flowers start blooming, and the birds are tweeting!  I loved Easter as a kid! New little dress, big giant Easter basket, egg hunts, delicious meal with the family, and cascarones! (more about … Continue reading Somebunny Loves Spring & Easter Traditions!

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#MagazineMatch: Fall Table Centerpieces

Today's inspiration comes from the autumn issue of Cottages & Bungalows magazine.  I was flipping through the pages, admiring the gorgeous fall pictures, and one jumped out saying: #MagazineMatch!  The tablescape is beautiful and perfect for fall, and even has a touch of Thanksgiving with the turkeys between the nests.   I ended up doing … Continue reading #MagazineMatch: Fall Table Centerpieces

One Pan + Seasonal Decor = Endless Options

Inspiration for a blog post can hit at any time.  My latest hit was while I was working on the volume seven interactive catalog.  I was going through checking links, business per usual, and entered in item number G11441 for a seemingly plain rusty scrapple pan. You might look at that and think, "Ok, cool. … Continue reading One Pan + Seasonal Decor = Endless Options