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Hidden Treasures: The Best Finds at Thrift and Consignment Stores

Thrift and consignment stores have evolved from being frugal pursuits to a chic way of shopping that combines fashion, uniqueness, and affordability. These retail destinations offer a diverse selection of secondhand items, from clothing to home goods, that hold the potential to transform your wardrobe and living space without breaking the bank. This blog post… Continue reading Hidden Treasures: The Best Finds at Thrift and Consignment Stores

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5 Lessons Learned from Buying an Older Home

Last year, my husband and I fell in love and purchased an almost 50-year-old house. Buying an older home is a rewarding experience but can also come with many challenges. Here are some lessons we learned during the homebuying and renovation process. Get an inspection: Do as much research as possible before purchasing an older… Continue reading 5 Lessons Learned from Buying an Older Home


What I’m Working On Right Now

It's a new week, and I want to use today's blog post to share with you all some of the projects I hope to complete before the month is over. Currently, I'm working on: Halloween decorations! I always enjoy making fun craft projects for this celebration. Setting my dining room table for the Fall season.… Continue reading What I’m Working On Right Now


Burlap and Ribbon Wreath

Continue reading below to learn how to make a wreath that's perfect for Fall. Happy crafting! Supplies: 4 yds Wired Burlap Ribbon 3 yds Decorative Ribbon 4 yds Lace Ribbon 12 in. Foam Wreath Jute Twine Straight Pins Scissors Optional: Extra fabric, trims, and floral embellishments Instructions: Diagonally wrap and pin the decorative ribbon around… Continue reading Burlap and Ribbon Wreath


Burlap Wrapped Jars

Wrapping jars with burlap ribbon is a lovely and affordable way to add decorations to your home, party, or wedding. The natural material brings warmth and charm to any project. Continue reading below for a fun and easy tutorial. I know this craft project will inspire you to decorate a few jars for yourself! Supplies:… Continue reading Burlap Wrapped Jars


Paper Towel Roll Wreath

Another day, another craft project! Continue reading below for a fun tutorial where I show you how I made a wreath out of paper towel rolls. I also made decorations for the wreath using my Cricut Explore Air cutting machine (I wrote a review about it in an earlier post). Enjoy!   Supplies: 5 Paper… Continue reading Paper Towel Roll Wreath


Decoupaged Wood Box

Decoupaging paper on a wood box is the perfect way to add unique decor to your home. With just a few supplies, you can turn any old or unfinished piece of furniture into something beautiful. Follow the easy instructions below for inspiration! Supplies: Wood Box Map Paper Decoupage Glue Flowers Paintbrush Scissors or Xacto Knife… Continue reading Decoupaged Wood Box


Design Tips to Help Sell Your House Quicker

My husband and I are in the process of renovating our home in the hopes of either selling or renting it in the near future. This is why I was excited to receive an awesome infographic in my email that details how to design a home in order to sell it faster. The infographic covers… Continue reading Design Tips to Help Sell Your House Quicker


Spray Paint Glass Bottles and Jars

Today I have one craft tip to share: save all your glass containers for future projects. You can use pickle jars, sauce jars, and glass soda bottles as home decor. I've turned my glass containers into flower vases, snow globes, and used them as storage for my craft supplies. The possibilities are endless! Check out… Continue reading Spray Paint Glass Bottles and Jars


Embellished Clothespins

Hello everyone! I'm so excited to share with you this easy clothespins project. Clothespins are inexpensive and easy to decorate which makes them perfect to use for crafting. Check out the fun tutorial below. Supplies: Clothespins Washi Tape Mini Satin Ribbon Flowers Hot Glue Gun Scissors or Craft Knife Instructions: Press the washi tape on… Continue reading Embellished Clothespins