Homemade Mint Oreos in Elf Shoes

Each year at Christmas I make homemade Mint Oreos and if I do say so myself, they are always a huge hit!  Family members and friends are always asking for them this time of year.  Last year I was perusing on Pinterest (weird, I know) and I saw this post about make elf shoes for Oreos...I was so excited!  I now was able to make my Mint Oreos, but I also had a cute way to give them as gifts. Here is what you'll need for both the mint oreos and ... read more

Joy Table Runner for the Christmas Table…

Hey there...just a quick post today as I am feverishly working on final Christmas decor touches in my dining room. Thank goodness the rest of the house is done!  This year, I have decided to go with a rustic touch in my decorations.  I am showing you a sneak peek of my DIY table runner project.  You can read the full post on Friday.  :) In the dining room, I am using natural elements like branches, berries, pinecones and greenery.  The main ... read more

Easy to Sew – Christmas Dog Collar…

I have to tell you...I think that my dog, Starbuck, is the cutest dog in the world!  He is sweet, loving and likes to wear sweaters, clothing and collars.  I would not dress him otherwise - I promise. I have family and friends that have dogs and I started thinking about what gifts I could make for their loved pets.  I wanted to make something that was easy and festive and I created these cute Christmas dog collars.  They were very easy to sew ... read more

Our Christmas Mantels…

Today we are each going to share our Christmas mantle decor... Jennifer's Mantle: Normally for my Christmas mantel decor I include greenery and my Santa collection, which is not nearly as big as my mother's, but very sentimental as they were given to me by my grandma.  This year I still wanted to use these elements, but I wanted to incorporate some more rustic items as well.  I was just ready to do something new :) I thought that these ... read more

Mason Jar Christmas Vignettes

We hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and were able to spend it with family and friends! We know we had a great time this year and are now excited to really delve into the Christmas season, which is both my mom and I's favorite holiday. We've been slowly working on some projects for Christmas, but now we are into it full steam ahead. I don't know about you and your family, but for us the minute Thanksgiving is over we are decorating ... read more