Simple Small Front Porch Ideas on a Budget

Around here after a long winter, my front porch clearly needs a little sprucing up. It's finally spring and it's time to freshen up small front porches everywhere! Are you in need of some budget-friendly ideas for your front porch? A welcoming front porch doesn’t mean that you have to spend a fortune. With the right accessories, DIY upcycled items, plants and thoughtful decorating choices it's easy to create an inviting and stylish porch on even the tightest of budgets. In this blog post, we’ll provide you with some clever ideas to help you make the most of your front porch…


How to Macrame for Beginners Easy Fall Leaves

If you’ve been swept away with the current macrame frenzy, you’re not alone.  Certainly, macrame has made a flamboyant comeback since it was hot back in the 70’s.  Although macrame comes finished ready to purchase in the form of feathers, keychains, garland, wall hangings, necklaces, earrings, plant hangers and more. Perhaps you’re simply mesmerized how each pattern and item are created.  As a beginner you may wonder: “Can I teach myself to macrame?” “How do I get started with macrame?” “What is the easiest thing to macrame?” What Is Macrame? Can I Teach Myself? So, what is macrame anyway? Macrame is…

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Creative and Unique Summer Wreath for Your Front Door.

How to Make a Playful Summer Wreath for Your Front Door

Soon we'll be enjoying the long summer days, along with summer outings and fun! So it's definitely time to update the front door with a playful and fun summer wreath. Last summer, we made this simple, playful wreath for summer, however we didn’t share how to make it with you. It’s also perfect for your front door for the 4th of July and patriotic celebrations too with its red, white and blue color scheme. Plus this easy summer wreath for your front door is affordable too. In fact, most of the supplies came from the dollar store. Summer Wreath for Your…

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Tips for easy backyard entertaining in a budget that you'll love.

Exciting Backyard Entertaining Ideas on a Budget

As the weather has warmed, Steph and I  both have had ideas for backyard entertaining on our minds. Clearly after a year of isolation and quarantine, it feels so good to start to get back to normal and that means entertaining!This is a sponsored post, but the opinions are all my own. A few weeks ago the Cotier Brand reached out to us and asked us if we would style a beverage cart with their Convokins napkins and tell our readers a little bit about them. Once we saw the concept of the Convokins, we were very excited to share this with you.…

Read more about the article Simple Fourth of July Decor You can Make This Afternoon
Add a little festive patriotic decor to your home with this easy 4th of July decor with FREE Printable.

Simple Fourth of July Decor You can Make This Afternoon

Can you believe that we are talking about Fourth of July decor already?! Admittedly, it may seem a bit early, however in the blogging world, the early bird gets the worm.Actually, a few weeks ago one of our followers sent us an email asking if we were planning on making more FREE holiday printables for the bunting we put together for Easter. Although, it had not crossed our minds, we thought it was a great idea! With this in mind, we made a few little tweaks and transformed the Easter bunting into fun and festive decor, perfect for the Fourth of…


Create an Affordable Wreath for Spring with Unexpected Items

Are you looking for a wreath for spring and Easter that won’t break the bank? With a few unexpected items from Dollar Tree, you can make an affordable wreath that will be sure to impress. This wreath is easy to create and looks great on your front door. In just a few steps, you can create a whimsical eye catching wreath to hang for the spring and Easter season. So, let’s get started! How Can I Make an Affordable Wreath for Spring? Do you ever just get inspired as you're walking through the store?! As Steph and I were walking through…


Easy 30 Minute Valentine’s Day Craft Idea for Your Mantle

Are you looking for a quick and easy Valentine's Day craft idea that can be made in 30 minutes without breaking the bank? Then you’ve come to the right place! Not only is this simple to make but it only cost $3! It’s the perfect Valentines day craft idea for your mantle. If you’re looking for a more neutral Valentine bunting idea, click here. To see more Valentine ideas view the video below. And you'll find the video helpful for making the jute tassels. Valentine's Day Craft Supplies After a little trip to the Dollar Tree, we were inspired to…

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Quick & Easy Christmas Decorations

Cozy Christmas Decorations That Are Quick & Easy

Clearly we love this time of year, filling our home with Christmas decorations that creates a warm and cozy feel. Letting all who enter feel that special Christmas spirit! Today, we have more cozy Christmas decorations that are quick and easy to make. In fact, each cozy tree can be made in about 15 minutes. You can’t beat that! Not only have we been making new Christmas decorations, but also we’ve been restoring a family heirloom this past month. A piano that’s been in the family since the late 1800’s. If you’ve been following along on our Instagram stories, you’ve been…

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One of our favorite places ... the Vintage Market!

Decorating with Vintage Finds

Decorating with Vintage Finds If you been following our blog for a while you know that we both love vintage finds. Always keeping an eye out for vintage treasures we want to bring into our homes. We love the thrill of the hunt! Clearly, decorating with vintage finds not only adds character to your home, but also can be a great conversation starter. It should be noted, these don’t need to be family heirlooms. In fact, purchasing second hand pieces on Facebook Marketplace or at thrift stores can be just as rewarding and create a home that’s uniquely you. Whether you’ve…


How To Make Halloween Decor | Skeleton Silhouettes

As promised we're back for more DIY Halloween Skeleton Decor!I'll be honest, I've never decorated for Halloween around a theme before. Normally I'd just get out all of my decor from my stash that's been growing over the years, and I'd have a general Halloween theme.Decorating for Halloween with a theme in mind this year has made it so much more fun! I don't remember the last time I got this giddy about decorating for Halloween.(Remember I don't actually like the physical day of Halloween or trick-or-treating...I enjoy the season as a whole and look forward to the traditional family parties…