25 Handmade Ornaments

25 Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Just in time to fill your tree with Handmade Ornaments! Check them out, grab your supply list and get started!   Ok, which one are you going to make?? I know you're not stopping at only one! I hope you find Christmas … [Read more...]

Budget Friendly Christmas Decor Ideas

Christmas Tags for Wine Bottles from refreshrestyle.com

Welcome to The 12 Days of Christmas Tour, I'm number 11!  The 11 Pipers Piping and I are sharing 11 budget friendly Christmas decor ideas! I mean let's face the facts, we all get our Pipes Piping when we find a bargain!  I hope they don't kick me off the tour! Well what would you do with 11 Pipers Piping, I've never smoked a pipe in my … [Read more...]

Mason Jar Oatmeal

Oatmeal Recipe Dollar Tree

I wrote this post as part of a sponsored campaign with Dollar Tree and The Blueprint Social. The opinions in this post are my own.  Mason Jar Oatmeal I was talking to my neighbor today, she's a teacher and you know what she said?  It's almost time to go back to school! Quick summer, right?  Morning routines are about to go in to overdrive. I … [Read more...]

Vintage Inspired Poster

Back to School Ideas

Vintage Inspired Poster Welcome! It's time for another round of "Oh my word, would you look at that!"  At the end of the post you will find links to the other back to school ideas from my Southern Decorating Friends! School has started for my grandsons, a little hard to believe. Seems like it's earlier and earlier every year! We took a … [Read more...]

Summer Coastal Table

Coastal Tablescape Ideas

Every year you go to the beach and spend hours with your head down, early mornings, late afternoons, searching. Looking, for awesome shells and you get home and wonder what to do with them. Or maybe you didn't find any shells at the beach but you stopped at one of those souvenir shops and bought a couple bags. You had all those great ideas … [Read more...]

Stackable Tea Light Holders

stackable tea light holder

Make Stackable Tea Light Holders from recycled cans in 15 minutes or less. Supplies: 4 - clean 12.5 oz. Chunk Chicken cans Paint of your choice.  I used gold spray paint and Maison Blanche chalk based paint in St. Anne with light brown wax Tape Stencil Tea lights Coffee beans I spray painted 2 cans and used chalk … [Read more...]

Succulents

dino bookends with succulents

Succulents Succulents are all the rage and I love them in any container! Sometimes I think crafts are geared towards girls. But I have two grandsons. Today I'm sharing - Dino Succulent Bookends   Supply List Plastic Dinosaur or animal of your choice X-Acto Knife, Scissors whatever you need to make a planting area. Spray … [Read more...]

Summer Wreath

Summer Fun Door decor

  Summer Wreath - Pinwheel inspired Two doors down they're laughing and having a party. Two doors down They're not aware that I'm around. My door was singing the blues. that is until I discovered the fun pinwheels at Hobby Lobby. Grab flowers with the colors of your pinwheel, make it fun! Have you every been … [Read more...]

Fresh Flowers

Fresh Flowers small

Fresh Flowers Welcome to the Oh my Word would you look at that... Flowers! We're all sharing flowers today and I will list the links to my Southern Style Decorating friends at the end of the post!  You are going to love their projects!   Create a beautiful arrangement for very little money - using a watering can, greenery from the … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Unique Mother's Day Gift Ideas

I put together a list of my favorite things for Mother's Day Gift Ideas! A little something different, created by awesome women! Anything that Creative Carmella creates is a favorite of mine!  Check out her online shop here:  Creative Carmella Be sure to follow her on FB and her blog, you will be inspired :) I've order several things … [Read more...]

Beach Pillow Cover

Beach Inspired Pillow Cover #diy

Beach Pillow Cover made easy! It's almost time to break out the bikini's - NOT! But it is time to start thinking about  the summer pillow covers. I know that's been weighing heavy on your mind. While several of you are waiting for the snow to melt, we've been having 80° days and that can only mean one thing,  there's a new pillow in town and … [Read more...]

Watercolor – Beach Inspired

WatercolorsBeach

Beach Inspired Watercolor I have watercolor on the the brain!  I've seen them everywhere. You know me, I went out and bought a  pallet of watercolors. I tried painting this and that and well it looked nothing like Carmella's! So I did some cheater watercolors and I'm very happy with them. I don't mind if you download and use them for … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn Ceramic Bunny Look for Less

Pottery Barn Ceramic Bunny

Free makeover, the Pottery Barn ceramic bunny look for less! When I get a Pottery Barn catalog in the mail, it's time for a cup of coffee and brainstorming session.  I don't think they ever come up with anything that I don't love, well except the price. I spotted this bunny and knew that I had a container just waiting for some spray … [Read more...]

Free Chalkboard Printables for Birthday and Welcome

Free chalkboard printables

Free Printables! I created a couple sets of chalkboard tags for you and me :) Chalkboards are my favorite and there are a couple of birthdays coming up and we have new friends moving in to the neighborhood, so here you go! Use card-stock to print them on.  Punch a hole in the corner and your ready for gift giving! Click here to … [Read more...]