Traditional Red Tartan Plaid Christmas Tree | 2016 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

Traditional Red Tartan Plaid Christmas Tree | 2016 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

Traditional Red Tartan Plaid Christmas Tree - 2016 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge #Michaelsmakers The last seven weeks of the year are packed with so much wonder and excitement. There are so many things to love about this time of year! Michaels Dream Tree Challenge has become our favorite way to kick off the season. I am so grateful to have the opportunity to participate in this annual event each November and look forward to seeing all of the latest holiday ideas, trends, and inspiration. I also can't help but get excited bringing the Continue reading

Christmas Table Setting Ideas | refreshed holiday decor #michaelsmakers

Christmas Table Setting Ideas | refreshed holiday decor #michaelsmakers

Christmas Table Setting Ideas | refreshed holiday decor #michaelsmakers It's really hard resisting the urge to purchase new holiday decor this time of year. Even though I have several containers packed full of decorations, I still catch myself browsing the seasonal aisles in hopes of finding something different and exciting. As much as I love refreshing my home with brand new items, it can be tough justifying those purchases with so many items in storage. This month Michaels challenged the Michaels Makers blogging team to come up with some Continue reading

Black and White Plaid Buffalo Check Christmas Tree | 2015 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

Black and White Plaid Buffalo Check Christmas Tree | 2015 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

Black and White Plaid Buffalo Check Christmas Tree ~ 2015 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge #michaelsmakers Once November arrives, I get pretty excited thinking about the last 8 weeks of the year. Thanksgiving and Christmas, intimate gatherings and frivolous soirees, thoughtful gifts and selfless giving. There are so many things to love about this time of year and for me it all begins by filling our home with the magic of the season. As a member of the Michaels Makers Blogging Team, November marks the month of the Dream Tree Continue reading

Maryland Flag Christmas Tree in honor of Pathfinders for Autism | #christmasinthecommunity

Maryland Flag Christmas Tree in honor of Pathfinders for Autism | #christmasinthecommunity

Maryland Flag Christmas Tree in honor of Pathfinders for Autism #christmasinthecommunity | Our holiday season was extra special this year as we had the opportunity to take part in Christmas Tree Market's Christmas in the Community Campaign. Christmas Tree Market selected thirteen bloggers across the United States to participate in sharing the beauty of the season by giving them the chance to give back to organizations within their communities. We choose an organization very near and dear to our heart - Pathfinders for Autism. Pathfinders Continue reading

Christmas Tree Decorating Tips | 2014 #michaelsmakers #tagatree

Christmas Tree Decorating Tips | 2014 #michaelsmakers #tagatree

Christmas Tree Decorating Tips - 2014 #michaelsmakers #tagatree | As a member of the Michaels Makers Blogging Team, November marks the month of the Dream Tree Challenge. A couple of weeks ago I shared our 2014 Michaels Dream Tree, as well as some Easy Christmas Ornaments Crafts I created for the tree.  Today, along with the other 29 bloggers, I'm back to share some simple christmas tree decorating tips for the #tagatree campaign. 1 - Dress up the base of your tree I started putting our Christmas Tree Base in a Basket a couple of years Continue reading

2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge | Make it Merry Christmas Tree #michaelsmakers

2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge | Make it Merry Christmas Tree #michaelsmakers

2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge | Make it Merry Christmas Tree #michaelsmakers #tagatree | There is so much to love about this time of year. I am not one to rush the holidays - but once a tree goes up in our home, the season truly becomes magical. A couple of weeks ago I mentioned a special delivery I received from Michaels on Instagram. As a member of the Michaels Makers Blogging Team, November marks the month of the Dream Tree Challenge. I am so thrilled to have the opportunity to participate in this annual event – not to mention Continue reading

2013 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

2013 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

Michaels Dream Tree Challenge #JustAddMichaels | A couple of weeks ago I mentioned our early holiday shopping trip to Michaels for this year's Dream Tree Challenge. I was so thrilled to have the opportunity to participate in this annual event - not to mention getting a jump start on our holiday decorating. We usually have our tree up for our Thanksgiving guests to enjoy so I'm pretty excited I get a few extra weeks of glowing Christmas lights this year. The first couple of shopping trips left my head spinning with so much inspiration and Continue reading

From Our House to Yours – Christmas Decor 2012

From Our House to Yours – Christmas Decor 2012

Thank you for another year filled with love and support my friends - Have a fabulous weekend. xoxo enjoy. Continue reading

50 Simple Holiday Decor Ideas {Easy Christmas Decorating} Saturday Inspiration and Ideas

50 Simple Holiday Decor Ideas {Easy Christmas Decorating} Saturday Inspiration and Ideas

This year the idea of keeping it simple sounds pretty appealing to me when it comes to decorating for the season. {pulling out bins upon bins of holiday decor and filling every nook and cranny can sometimes seem a bit overwhelming} With a little creative thinking there are many ways to instantly add holiday style to your home without spending a great deal of time. This weeks Saturday Inspiration and Ideas is a round up of some simple and easy holiday decor to add festive touches of cheer to your home this season. {Simple and Easy Holiday Continue reading

From Our House to Yours ~ Happy Holidays! {A Christmas Tour}

From Our House to Yours ~ Happy Holidays! {A Christmas Tour}

{Garland Wrapped Wreaths} {DIY Wooden Frame with Shim Christmas Tree} {Family Room Vignettes} {Recycled Magazine Tree} {Chalkboard Globe} {Inspirational Subway Art} {Recycled Sweater Vases} {Painted Christmas Tree Wall Art} {No Sew Felt Banner} {Reviving an Old Frame} {Jingle Bell Wreath Ornament} {Leo Reynolds Printable Art} {Framed Magnetic Memo Board} {Sweater Wrapped Santa Key Wreath} Continue reading