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House Tour: House Snooping At A Stroll Thru Life

 Good Friday morning everyone.  I hope you’ve had a wonderful week!   I know this is a busy time of year for everyone, so grab a cup of your fave beverage and relax for a few minutes while you enjoy snooping around Marty’s wonderful home.   A Stroll Thru Life   Enjoy! ~ ~ ~ […]

Hot Cocoa And Christmas Cookies Table

I have put together a hot cocoa and Christmas cookies table for the holidays! This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My granddaughters, Miss M and Miss K love hot cocoa!  And cookies! I’ve been wanting to put together a special holiday […]

My Rustic Christmas Tree and Vintage Mantel

This Christmas my tree is holiday rustic and my mantel has a vintage vibe! Come see how I have decorated this holiday season! Like so many of you, I’ve been scampering around like an elf getting the rest of my home all Christmas’fied.  I finished doing a little decorating in my basement over the weekend […]

No-Sew Burlap and Red Ticking Christmas Tree Garland

I am sharing my no-sew burlap with red ticking Christmas tree garland that looks amazing but is also easy to make! Today, I’m happy to be participating in the All Things Home Christmas Craft Showcase with 14 other bloggers.  We had so much with the All Things Home Christmas Home Tours, that we wanted to […]

House Snoopers: The Christmas Edition Part I

Good morning, everyone!  Well…today is Friday and you know what that means?  It’s House Snoopers day! I have a super special Christmas treat for you for the next couple of Fridays.  Several of our House Snoopers guests from this past year have generously provided one of their fave Christmas photos and a little sentiment about […]

Decorate Your Tree With Duck Brand® Tape

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Time is so fleeting – I know that I don’t have too many more years left before I’m not the one that my 10 year old granddaughter, Miss M, would […]

6 Last Minute DIY Christmas Ornaments

ENJOY THIS LOOK AT OUR CHRISTMAS TREE FROM THE BASEMENT OF OUR FORMER HOME! There once was a girl who needed inexpensive Christmas ornaments {in a flash} for her Christmas tree. You see, she had never decorated a tree for her basement family room before and her mantra this year was “Don’t spend a lot.” […]

House Snoopers: The Christmas Edition Part II

Merry last Friday before Christmas everyone!  So hard to believe that Christmas is less than one week away.  Are you ready?  All my shopping is done and everything is wrapped.  Yay!  Just have to put snacks together for my family get-together this Saturday and then it’s all downhill from there.   This week, we’re continuing […]

Top 5 DIY Tutorials of 2013

UPDATE:  Enjoy these projects from our former home.  We’ve moved and are giving our new-to-us home a complete remodel.  I’ve completely changed my style!  Click HERE to take a look. This past year was chock-ful of diy fun with projects ranging from sewing/no-sewing to room makeovers and everything in-between.  All of these projects are meant […]

Top 6 Reveals and Makeovers of 2013

Looking back over the last year for the past few days has been fun, but it’s also been a bit of an eye-opener for me. You see, I often feel like I’m just spinning my wheels and not accomplishing very much.  So…it gives me a lot of satisfaction to realize that I really did manage […]