Glamorous Christmas Mantel

  My inner ¬†“glam” is out of the closet ūüėĮ . ¬†Literally. ¬†I started off with inexpensive¬†thick gold garland from last year on the mantel, and one thing led to another, and I was turning into Joan Crawford about to light a long cigarette in my high heel boots. ¬†Okay, you know I don’t work… Read More

10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Friend Who is 40 or Over

I never really thought about our DIY decorating blog this way before, but I recently realized there are some really thoughtful Christmas gift ideas here ūüėĮ . ¬†Inexpensive, thoughtful gifts, at that. ¬†Don’t worry if you don’t DIY, I have that covered, too. ¬†Below you will find “10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Friend Who… Read More

Christmas Kiss Tree

Were you following (subscribe here) 4 years ago? ¬†If you were, thank you so much for hanging out with us for this long. ¬†I find it hard to believe, but it was four years ago that I posted the “Appetizer Tree” and holy cheese cubes it’s been viewed 248,361 times. ¬†That is quite shocking,… Read More

Blue Ombre Flocked Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Christmas Tree

This year’s Christmas tree is very different, and I’m not talking about the flocking. ¬†My hope for today is to not only inspire you with a pretty tree and cute ideas, but to bring awareness to a dreadful disease that over 300,000 children suffer from, which most folks are not even aware of. ¬†Unfortunately, I… Read More

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