DIY Fireplace Makeover- How To Add A Rock Facing

DIY fireplace

Do you love home makeovers?  I do!  I love seeing how something can be given a new, fresh look with minimum time and money.  That is why this DIY fireplace makeover that was featured on Home & Family on the Hallmark Channel, caught my eye.  The Home & Family show has all kinds of interesting stuff and […]

DIY Easy Upholstered Chair


When my roommate and I moved into our apartment, we had little to no furniture.  In an effort to save some cash, we decided to buy the cheapest pieces we could find and fix them up later.   We bought a kitchen table for just $30 off of Craigslist.  With a little paint, the table looked […]

DIY Winter Candle Decor

DIY holiday decor

This is a step-by-step tutorial for winter candle decor. Winter is coming! And this is a great season to go all out with exterior and interior decor. During the cold winter months we love to make our homes feel more welcoming, warm and joyous. Dining table center pieces and candles are a great way to […]

Halloween Decorating Ideas

pumpkin Halloween decorating ideas

Halloween is on the way!  I thought I would run over some of the best Halloween Decorating Ideas so whether you want go simple and classy or all out spooktacular, here are some great decor ideas to inspire you. 5 Halloween Decorating Ideas 1.  Pumpkins As Halloween Decor Let’s start with the basics.  Everyone has […]

Photobucket Has A New Print Shop! Review and Giveaway

Photobucket print shop

I have been using Photobucket to store images for about 4 years so when they reached out to me about their new print shop, I was happy to do a review and host a giveaway. Photobucket Print Shop Offers High Quality Canvas Wraps If you’re familiar with Photobucket, you probably know them for media storage/hosting […]

How To Make Your Bedroom More Eco-Friendly

bedroom more eco-friendly

This post is sponsored by Amerisleep, an eco-friendly mattress company. When it comes to making your bedroom more eco-friendly, many of the changes you make will be beneficial to your health and living space as well as the environment. Some of these suggestions will take more work than others and they can be implemented piece […]

Ethanol Fireplaces Are An Eco-friendly Fireplace Option

tabletop ethanol fireplace

Fireplaces are a beautiful design element that can be functional as well. They bring a sense of warmth and coziness that help establish that homey feeling as well as add a beautiful touch to decor. If you are looking to add a fireplace or update a fireplace in your home, you may want to consider […]

DIY Autumn Wreath With Detachable Spooky Letters

DIY Autumn Wreath

Here is an easy and simple step-by-step DIY autumn wreath tutorial. October is coming up and that means Halloween decorations! So give your classic autumn wreath the spirit of Halloween with spooky detachable letters. A simple wreath can go a long way whether you plan on decorating the house or not for this fall season. DIY […]

Upcycled Sweater Vase Tutorial

upcycled sweater vase tutorial

While I love drooling over the higher end decorative pieces at the department stores and in cataloges like Pottery Barn I stop short at the price.  So the next best thing (and often times even better) is to make it yourself at home. Upcycling is not only a green choice that saves money but it […]

Corelle Chip-Resistant Dinnerware Sweepstakes and Giveaway

Corelle Splendor Dinnerware

Corelle chip-resistant dinnerware will provide the giveaway prizes.  I received no monetary compensation and the opinions expressed are my own. Corelle® Dinnerware “Plate Shame” Sweepstakes A survey showed that  more than half (52 percent) of Americans say that some of their dinnerware is chipped or cracked and they are embarrassed to entertain at home as […]