Rustic Modern Thanksgiving Table Decor

Set your Thanksgiving table with a mixture of rustic and modern decor that will highlight both the traditional and the festive sides of the Thanksgiving holiday.

How to Make a Solar Powered Mason Jar Lantern

If you follow me on YouTube, then you know that a couple of weeks ago I showed you an easy way to turn an every day mason jar into a solar-powered lantern that will charge itself each day and glow all night.  It's a fun accessory for your porch.  I show you how to decorate it for Halloween to help light the way for all your trick-or-treat pals.  This video was sponsored by Darice, and can also be found on CraftyHangouts.

Just click the video above to see just how easy it is to create.

Hope you enjoy!


Back to School: Mom's List

Kids aren't the only ones needing back to school supplies.  As families get back into the routine of school schedules, there just might be a few things that would come in handy for mom (and dad) too.  Here's my list of things that I would LOVE to have for back to school.


Cheesy Hot Dog Muffins - Can Be Made Healthier and Gluten Free Too!

If you are looking for a quick and easy lunch idea that can be made healthier and gluten free too, then look no further.  This cheesy hot dog muffin recipe is tasty and delicious --- it's great for a party too!


Wedding Craft Lightning: How to Fold a Bowtie Napkin

Bowtie Napkin Fold

How to Make a Bowtie Napkin Fold

Dress up your place setting just like you'd dress up your man -- with a bow tie!  The must-have napkin goes above and beyond the call of duty when coupled with this quick and easy bowtie fold. The napkin bowtie is perfect for weddings and other glamorous events.  So, sit back and relax as you see just how easy it is to transform a simple napkin.

How to Add Height or a Backdrop to Your Party Decor: The Easy Way

Party Decor Backdrop


Buffet Table Backdrop

Decorating for events is one of my FAVORITE things to do, but I always find it challenging to add height to my table and have a great backdrop for photos (especially if the wall behind the buffet table is not so exciting).  Thanks to today's sponsor, Darice Crafts, I have come up with an excellent (& easy) solution to these problems -- Wreath Hangers!


10+ Cutting Machine Projects and a Cricut Explore Air Giveaway Package

Cricut Explore Air, Pen Set, and more
Cricut Explore Air Package Giveaway

Today, I am teaming up with Jen at 100 Directions and some of my other bloggy pals to giveaway an awesome Cricut Explore Air prize pack and show you some fun projects you can do with a cutting machine.

Ends In Style Feature: Spotlight On

Photo Courtesy of Christina Wedge Photography and Ends In Style

Today, I am SO excited to announce that I was featured on Ends In Style.  I am so honored!  Hop on over and learn more about how I got my start, how I de-stress, and my favorite place!



Make Your Patio Pop with Bold Accessories

patio with neutral basics and colorful accessories
Make your patio pop with colorful accessories!

This post was inspired and sponsored by Wayfair.  The ideas and opinions are mine, but I loved every minute perusing their amazing outdoor collection!

Outdoor parties are one of my favorite parts of spring and summer.  Getting back outside is so refreshing, and I want my patio guests to feel refreshed too.  In preparation for my big patio debut, I decided to add pops of color to bring more energy and vibrance to my outdoor haven.


DIY Canvas Bag with Iron-On Transfer

Canvas tote bags with transferred images using iron on transfer paper.
DIY Canvas Tote - Image Transfer

Hello, all you busy people!

Today, I am going to show you how to make a DIY canvas bag in a flash; it's a gift that can be personalized for that special touch that shows just how much you care.  And since teacher appreciation is just around the corner, you just might want to consider this quick, easy, and affordable bag as a sign of your appreciation.  Bonus: this teacher appreciation gift can be made for less than $10!!


Nature Inspired Ladies Brunch Decor: Silver and Teal

Silver and Teal Brunch Table Decor

Recently, I hosted a ladies brunch.  It's not something I do often, but I always feel like when I do, I want to make it look festive.  As ladies, we often march along running errands and doing every day things, so I love making a little get together seems festive by decorating the table.  Thankfully, PartyPail had offered to sponsor a post by sending me some products for an upcoming event.