Shipping crate cutting board tray

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Today’s project is a fun one… it’s what I call a shipping crate cutting board tray, and it’s become one of my favorite things! I was inspired by Becky at Beyond the Picket Fence’s festive cutting board tray she made HERE, and I’ll share where I used it in a second… but first up…  While […]

Stacked vintage crates Christmas mantel

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Christmas vintage crates fireplace mantel

This year’s stacked vintage crates Christmas mantel transpired by… fluke. Do you remember my fall mantel with stacked vintage crates HERE? When Christmas approached, I honestly didn’t want to take it all down. I loved the warmth from the old crates! So before I gutted the fall mantel to start all over, I started adding […]

Flocked Christmas tree with a wood crate tree skirt

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‘Tis the season to finally share this year’s Christmas tree! But the reveal also comes with a new build… so I bring you this year’s flocked Christmas tree with a DIY wood crate tree skirt! I desired this year’s Christmas theme to be ‘antiques’. So with a new flocked tree, I felt a woodsy base […]

Buffalo Check Christmas Countdown Bingo Board

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‘Tis the season to get our Christmas on, and today a total of 6 blogs are doing just that! This giveaway is now over. Winners are: Sandy at Primitive Skate, Marie at Interior Frugalista, and Linda at Itsy Bitsy. You’ll be contacted shortly to claim your wins! Many thanks to everyone who entered and visited […]

Christmas Reindeer Feed Santa Sack

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You know about the Christmas Santa sack craze right about now, yes? Basically put, a santa sack is a reusable bag of sorts to wrap presents with. I love the concept! There’s no need to keep buying endless rolls of Christmas paper if you have a cute bag handy! So I decided to try my […]

Joy Buffalo Check Christmas sign

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Buffalo Check ornament JOY sign

Joy Buffalo Check Christmas sign With Christmas decorating pretty much in full swing everywhere, I’m attempting to stay the course. I have LOTS of plans and things are coming along! A new tree was purchased from Hobby Lobby a couple weeks ago, and I’m finally starting to feel a theme coming on! I can’t wait […]

Rustic JOY Christmas porch sign

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Joy rustic shiplap Christmas sign stencil

Rustic JOY Christmas porch sign I’ve wanted a vertical Christmas sign by my front door for a few years now. I like vertical signs because they take up less space AND don’t require hanging! Pretty convenient I say. So last Christmas, I set about creating a vertical JOY stencil. It was later in the season […]

Christmas junk home tour

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Here we are, at the end of 2018. Another year come and gone. Isn’t it neat that Christmas ends up right at the end of it all? Kinda like a big, beautiful celebration to just end the year right! And with Christmas eve in full swing today, this will of course be my last post […]

Christmas tree forest with DIY reclaimed wood crate skirt

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Rustic Christmas tree forest in a livingroom with DIY crate skirt-001

I gave myself a deadline on Saturday. Self, the livingroom MUST be complete, and clean for a photo shoot on Sunday! Boy, did I have my work cut out for me. I was stalling because while I had this vision of a Christmas tree forest in the livingroom, I wasn’t sure what to use for […]

Snowshoes in a Christmas kitchen forest with sign

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I’ve always wanted snowshoes to decorate with. As in, EVERY. SINGLE. WINTER. I just haven’t landed any in my area. I’m not near any antique stores so this dream just never came to pass.  Until this year. I knew I wanted this year’s Christmas theme to be forest-like… and boy would snowshoes be perfect. My […]