Ideas for Decorating for Halloween that are Cheap and Easy

Let me share a little something about me, I LOVE Halloween! I think my love affair with Halloween began 33 years ago when I hosted my first Halloween party and I was hooked! Along with making costumes, party planning, without a doubt I love decorating for Halloween! I'm always looking for new ideas for decorating for Halloween that are cheap and easy.  Mid-September you will start to find Halloween decor throughout my home. From the kitchen to the bathroom, no room is left out. I just keep thinking of more ideas for decorating for Halloween.  Last year my theme for Halloween decorating…

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Toilet Paper Roll Craft | 5 Minute Pumpkin

Toilet Paper Roll Craft | 5 Minute Fall PumpkinWe've all seen them, countless ways to reuse and make crafts with empty toilet paper rolls.But have you ever seen a craft made from a full roll of toilet paper?In March of 2020 it was nearly impossible to find toilet paper in any local or online stores.Now that supplies have been replenished, we'll not only show you how to create this darling fall pumpkin from a full toilet paper roll, but we'll show you how to conceal your toilet paper and secretly build up your stash. 😆https://youtu.be/tJ5Phjcm0DA How To Create Toilet Paper Roll…

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How to Make Fall Craft Finger Knit Pumpkins

Last fall I saw a finger knitted pumpkin from Kimberly at A Wonderful Thought. I immediately fell in love with it. This was a fall craft that I really wanted to try. Once I made one I was hooked and wanted to make several to add to my fall decor this year.Are you looking for a unique fall craft to add to your autumn decor this year? Then you will want to try this easy fall craft, a finger knit pumpkin. It is simple enough that even children can do it.These soft and chunky yarns add that warmth we are longing…

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Easy Fall Decorating Ideas on a Dime

Easy and affordable fall decorating ideas you can do today! As the vibrant hues of summer give way to the warm and cozy tones of autumn, it's the perfect time to embrace the spirit of the season with easy fall decorating ideas that won't break the bank. Earlier this week my Mom showcased simple and affordable ideas for fall decorating around her home. Ideas included were how she likes to incorporate cozy fabrics, warm colors, candles and natural elements. Not to mention a key component … when is it okay to start decorating for fall? Adding cozy home decor with the season change not only…

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Dollar Tree DIY | Reversible Rug Pillow

One of our favorite things is to change up our decor for the holidays. Keep in mind that adding new home decor items does not have to be expensive!We're excited to share our latest home decor idea with you! You can create this Dollar Tree DIY in just minutes for only $3!This reversible NO SEW rug pillow is perfect for every day use or you can easily spruce it up for any holiday.https://youtu.be/Ski4LFbK0KITap the video above to see how we created this simple Dollar Tree DIY for only $3! Dollar Tree DIY | Reversible Rug Pillow To create this Dollar Tree…

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How to Make a Built In Desk | Upcycling At Its Best

This project has been a long time coming. We’ve been working on this built in desk with shelves for Ellie’s bedroom for the past 3 weeks. Sometimes we set unrealistic expectations of how much we can get done in a week. 🤪In a perfect world, with everything going smoothly we hoped to get this built in desk done in a week. Ambitious I know, but that’s what I am, ambitious! But the reality of it is, that it’s summer, there are swimming lessons, play dates and sleepovers with cousins and the list goes on.Ellie is our budding artist! She is constantly…

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How to Paint a Front Door | Like a Pro

Do you realize that in just a few hours you can freshen the look of your home? It’s true, one simple change can boost your curb appeal! Learn How To Paint a Front Door in one afternoon without removing it from the hinges. If you follow these quick & easy DIY tips, you can have a new front door color by tomorrow! This is one of the cheapest ways to boost your curb appeal!Within the first year of living in our new home I had painted the front door a dark charcoal. The front door was white, with all the white…

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Our Favorite Recipes for Summer You Need to Try

Are you looking for some easy recipes for summer? Wondering what to make for dinner when the weather is so hot? We know when it’s hot outside, we don’t want to cook!With this in mind, we’d like to share a few of our favorite family recipes for summer.Now, we know we aren’t food bloggers, but with the holiday weekend and grilling season, we thought we’d share four of our family favorite recipes. Maybe they will even become prized recipes for summer in your family too.These are tried and true recipes that always get rave reviews. Perfect for an easy dinner with…

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Paint A Rug For A Quick Refresh

Do you have an old rug that's looking old and faded? Don't throw it out just yet! Have you ever considered giving your rug a quick refresh? Did you know that you can paint a rug?!Learn how to paint a rug, to update a space in your home!Before we get into the steps to paint a rug, here are a few tips that will help you create a beautiful rug.Rugs that have a low nap or a flat woven rug will work best.Use good painters tape. (Frog tape is our favorite)Use a good quality brush Apply more than one coat of…

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Home Decorating Ideas on a Budget for Summer

Summer is right around the corner, which means long summer nights, backyard barbecues with friends and family (of course we will follow social distancing guidelines 😉) and relaxed living. We have been refreshing our homes for summer and would like to share some simple summer home decorating ideas on a budget. In fact we will share ideas that can update your living room without spending any money. Now doesn't that sound good?!This year I have been drawn to white home decorating ideas for summer, with white flowers and white textiles, like linen and cotton.A few weeks ago I shared how to…

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