Friday Finds — Simple Spring Gardening Ideas

  • April 14, 2017

Spring is finally here! Winter sure felt like it dragged on forever this year which makes this sunny Spring weather a welcomed treat. I don’t know about you, but after all of the Winter rain my garden is in need of some love. Even if your idea of a garden is a single potted plant in your kitchen window, Spring is the perfect time for some gardening. Here a few fun and easy Spring gardening ideas that you can tackle this weekend.

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1. House number planter. // via shadesofblueinteriors.com

 2. Upcycled teacup planters. // via indulgy.com

3. Cinder block corner planter. // via wisediy.com

4. Aluminum can fence garden. // via cieradesign.com


Have fun gardening this weekend! 

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Cute DIY Valentine’s Day Decor

  • February 01, 2017

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and love is in the air! Hearts, candy… heart candy… are just a few of the things that make Valentine’s Day the sweetest holiday. This Valentine’s Day spruce up your space with some cute DIY Valentine’s Day decor inspired by hearts, flowers and lots of pink. 

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via A Beautiful Mess

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via Fynes Designs

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via Shades of Blue Interiors

mason jar

via It All Started with Paint

button

via Dream a Little Bigger

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via Inspire Bohemia

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 via Design Improvised


Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Friday Finds – Pretty Thanksgiving Table Settings

  • November 18, 2016

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Let’s be honest…the star of the show on Thanksgiving is the food. Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, and don’t forget PIE! With Thanksgiving being a family and food focused holiday, why not make your table look as amazing as the meal? Here are some pretty Thanksgiving table settings that are sure to inspire your holiday table decorating. 

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1. via Spoon Fork Bacon

2. via Minted

3. via Style Me Pretty

4. via Giggles Galore


Happy Thanksgiving! :) 

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DIY Halloween Skull Decor

  • October 14, 2016

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Halloween is right around the corner which means it’s time to decorate! Skulls have long been a motif in macabre art, so why not add this creepy classic into your Halloween decor? Here are some awesome DIY Halloween skull decor projects that are sure to add some spooktacular flair to your home.

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Glue a plastic skull and bugs into a gothic frame then spray paint to create this creepy Halloween art.

via Design You Trust

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Elevate a plain plastic pumpkin using vintage images.

via DIY Network

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Do you have any boring pillar candles laying around the house? Transform them into Halloween decor with this simple transfer technique.

via Gina Michele

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Don’t neglect the food table when decorating for your Halloween party. This inexpensive styrofoam skull looks great painted in a chalky black.

via Persia Lou

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What’s creepier than a stack of black skulls? Make this candle holder yourself in just a few simple steps.

via Endlessly Inspired

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These wood plaques are so cool you can leave them up all year.

via The House That Lars Built

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You’ve got to love a simple project with a big impact! This string art skull will make a great conversation piece in your home.

via A Beautiful Mess


Have fun BOO-tifying your home for Halloween! :)

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DIY Fall Decor

  • September 23, 2016

I don’t know if it’s just us, but as soon as the season changes from Summer to Fall our crafting inspiration amps up 110%. There aren’t enough pumpkins in the patch to satisfy our Fall crafting fever! Here are some fun DIY Fall Decor ideas to inspire your weekend crafting.

Fall DIY Projects

To create this fun centerpiece all you’ll need is some embroidery floss and dried wheat stalks! Keep this display up all the way through Thanksgiving.

via Inspired by Charm

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Functional DIY projects are always a good idea. This DIY Autumn leaf bowl would be the perfect place to store your keys (or delicious candy) on an entry table.

via Hello Lucky

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Talk about upgrade! Amp up cheap plastic pumpkins with copper spray paint to add some elegance to your Fall decor.

via Up To Date Interiors

DIY Fall Pillow

Who wouldn’t want to snuggle up on the sofa with this DIY painted pumpkin pillow?

via Green With Decor

Fall Chalkboard DIY

There’s something so welcoming about a chalkboard sign. This one is made from an upcycled cabinet door!

via Lilacs & Longhorns

DIY Splatter Pumpkin

Who says Fall decor can’t be modern? These monochromatic splatter pumpkins would fit right into any minimalist’s home.

via Homey Oh My!

Fall Antler Wreath DIY

This modern take on a fall wreath will add subtle Autumn elegance to your space. Bonus: remove the flowers and replace with mistletoe for Winter.

via Twelve on Main

DIY Pumpkin Candles

We’ve all put a candle in a jack-o-lantern, but why not carve a pumpkin and turn the whole thing it into a candle? This simple DIY is both fun and functional.

via Twine & Table


Hello Fall! :) 

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Fall Porch Decor Inspiration

  • September 15, 2016

Fall is finally here, and what better way to celebrate the changing season than by decorating! Show off your love for Fall with some spruced up curb appeal. After drooling over these Fall porches you’ll be ready to get outside and make those neighbors jealous. :)

Beautiful Fall Porch

via Home Stories A to Z

Fall Porch Inspiration

via Driven By Decor 

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via Shelterness

Pretty Fall Porch

via Design Dining and Diapers

 Fall Porch Inspiration

via The Yellow Cape Cod

Rustic Farm Door for Fall

via Daisy Mae Belle

Fall Flower Wreath

via 2 Bees in a Pod

Fall Porch

via A Pop of Pretty

Festive Fall Porch

via Decor Chick

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via Eclectically Vintage


 Welcome Fall!

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Back to School Teacher Gift Ideas

  • August 12, 2016

It’s hard to believe that it’s back to school time already! Teachers work incredibly hard, so why not say thank you with a back to school gift. We’ve put together a list of some fun back to school teacher gift ideas to show your appreciation for all that they do during the school year. 

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  1. Set the teacher up for success with this DIY back to school emergency kit. // via The 36th Avenue 
  2. This custom printed wood sign will make a great addition to the classroom or the teacher’s home. // via Woodums
  3. Coffee is the rocket fuel for teachers, so make a statement with this sassy mug. *Include a coffee shop gift card inside the mug for the ultimate teacher gift* // via Inkopious 
  4. Succulents are easy to care for and would look adorable on the teacher’s desk. // via Tiny Oranges

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6. This super cute “emergency” kit has everything a teacher needs to get through those busy school days. // via A Pumpkin & A Princess

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7. This custom art print comes in a variety of colors and looks great framed! // via Wallums


“A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.” — Brad Henry

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4th of July Party Ideas

  • June 29, 2016

The 4th of July is here, so we’ve put together some fun red, white and blue party ideas to help make your Independence Day one to remember!

4th of July Chalkboard

Welcome your guests to the party with a festive chalkboard sign.

via Every Day Should Sparkle

4th of July Decor

Simply add a few American flags to your outdoor planters for patriotic flair.

via At Home with Amy 

American Flag Mural

 There’s no reason for the American flag to just be displayed on the 4th of July. Show off the red, white and blue year-round with our American flag wall mural.

via Wallums.com

4th of July Party Decor

Up-cycle those empty cans into adorable 4th of July tin can windsocks!

via Random Thoughts of a Supermom

4th of July Party Food

Tortellini kebabs make a great BBQ appetizer!

via Real Women & Homes

4th of July Party Dip

How cute is this 7 Layer Flag Dip?

via Mariah’s Pleasing Plates

4th of July Fruit Salad

Add some pizzaz to your Summer fruit salad by cutting the watermelon into stars using a cookie cutter. Cute and nutritious!

via Wit and Whistle

 4th of July Sprinkle Cookies

Your party guests will love these fluffy, delicious cookies made with vanilla cake mix and sprinkles.

via Simply Gloria

4th of July Watermelon Spritzer

Stay hydrated in the 4th of July heat with these fun watermelon spritzers. Both kids and grown-ups will love this refreshing drink.

via Big Bear’s Wife

4th of July Decor

Light up your backyard party with these lovely mason jar luminaries.

via For the Love Of


  We hope you have a wonderful 4th of July surrounded by friends and family.

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