REALLY Last-Minute Christmas Link Party!

It’s crunch time people.  Game faces on.  Christmas is right around the corner and if you don’t have your Kris Kringle together then fuh-get about it..well, don’t forget about it literally, just browse some of these posts and get organized! Myself, A Prudent Life, Addicted 2 DIY, and Life in Velvet (our new co-host, yea!!) have decided to host a link party in honor of … Continue reading

Organized {Last-Minute} Gift Buying

*****I dedicate this post to you my soon to be DH and professional procrastinator.****** I love looking at all the pretty printables that are oh so inspiring for the holidays.  They really are helpful, say, if you start in November…but, for those last-minute shopping trips for those of us who sometimes procrastinate, making a binder and filling it with pretty … Continue reading

Link Party: Last-Minute Christmas

It seems like there’s never enough time to do everything we want to do before Christmas… Myself, A Prudent Life, and Addicted 2 DIY have decided to host a link party in honor of all the last-minute rushing around we all do to make the holidays memorable for our families. New bloggers and seasoned veterans alike, share your favorite last-minute Christmas posts, which will be … Continue reading

Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments

Handmade personalized ornaments has always been one of my favorite holiday traditions.  They can be given as gifts or simply used as mementos on your own tree.  Either way they’re fun to make! OMBRE MONOGRAM WITH GLITTER I started with a plain black glass ornament.  To get the ombre effect, I simply set it in the cap of the spray … Continue reading

Organizing Christmas Decorations

Having my Christmas decorations organized has helped me tremendously when it’s time to decorate, as well as, when it’s time to put everything away after Christmas.  This is my personal solution for Christmas decoration organizing. A few years ago I invested in the Sterilite Showoffs Ornament Box Collection from Target. The red and green boxes make it easy to identify Christmas … Continue reading

Christmas Centerpiece

This week I transformed my fall centerpiece into a Christmas centerpiece with just a few easy modifications. First I taped the three pillar candles with Frog Tape before I spray-painted them with Rust-Oleum metallic gold paint. I also gave some of the pine cones a little gold dusting with spray paint. Away went the gourds and in came the ornaments. … Continue reading

Handmade Napkin Rings

I wanted to share my version of rustic handmade napkin rings.  For less than a dollar per ring I used this version for Thanksgiving.  However, the embellishments on this napkin ring can easily be changed to create a whole new look for any occasion. First, I cut strips of card stock paper 6″ x 1.5″ long.  This gave me a … Continue reading