Home Decor

  Today we wanted to share a little gem of a book that we have run across on homemaking that we know you will enjoy–it is Mrs. Dunwoody’s Excellent Instructions for Homekeeping. It is old-fashioned and has these cute pictures on the inside that will make you want to keep reading. And Mrs. Dunwoody is […]

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Today our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing: This Easy DIY Fabric Pumpkin is very simple to make. You can make it in a variety of different fabrics and sizes to enhance your fall decor.  You may use a  cotton (batik Houndstooth  shown) or try using heavier fabrics like a twill or […]

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This seems to happen each year around this time. I cannot wait to walk through orange and yellow leaves surrounded with hues of green and crisp edges. I scurry around the house with excitement as I decorate with Fall décor. Most of it was purchased at the end of the season last year. I am […]

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Independence Day. A perfect time to pull out the red, white and blue to decorate! And here is a perfect project to have ready for your 4th of July BBQ.   Here is what you will need… Bandanas in red, white and blue (I used 12, 4 of each color) Thread Sewing machine Serger (optional) […]

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Sanctuary… The simple utterance of that very word makes your eyes close, your head lift, and your lungs take in a deep breath of air. A sense of tranquility and peace washes over you. The word “sanctuary” must have been very important to God as it is mentioned 137 times in the King James Version […]

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Sweet friends, you have heard me share over the past week the many blessings of The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle and now we are on the FINAL DAY to get it. The sale ends tonight at 11:59 EST, so if you were planning to get a copy and you tend to procrastinate—now is the time! Some of my […]

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Have you ever thought about how what we surround ourselves with affects us?  If we have a messy environment, we are more prone to feel bad.  On the contrary, if we surround ourselves with lovely and beautiful things, it lifts our spirits.  No matter where we live, we can surround ourselves with beauty.  It really […]

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Christmas carols, sharing the real meaning of Christmas, twinkle lights, family gatherings, making memories together in the kitchen whipping up yummy Christmas treats. These are a few of the things that make Christmas time so special. One thing that we look forward to as family at Christmas time is making decorations – anything from stringing […]

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