Patchwork Pumpkin Pillow with Cricut Maker

Last month I had the amazing opportunity to attend the Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon where Cricut revealed the new Cricut Maker. The unveiling of this incredible machine offers crafters the power of a professional machine with more tools, more materials and more possibilities.  It handles everything from vinyl, fabrics, leather and balsa wood with effortless precision.  I couldn't wait to put it to the test cutting fabric and made thought this patchwork pumpkin pillow was the perfect … [Read more...]

FREE Hand Lettered Happy Harvest Art Print

FALL is fast approaching and I, for one, can NOT wait!!!! It is no secret that fall is my favorite time of year! Here in Ohio, the temperatures have even gotten a little cooler already this week and it made me want to start decorating for fall. So I grabbed all the pumpkins, along with my absolute fave fall decorating pieces and started the process! Once I got going, I decided that I wanted something NEW to add into my fall decor this year. I needed a little bit of "art" to add into the mix and … [Read more...]

No-Sew Burlap Banner For Fall

With the kids back in school, it is starting to feel like fall!  And that means decorating for fall!!  It is honestly my favorite time of year to decorate for because the pumpkins and colors and scents are just the best. This year I wanted to do something different with my color schemes and went pastel. The pastel color scheme was actually inspired by my daughter because she wanted a pink pumpkin! Since I changed the colors, I needed some new decor to go with it.  The first … [Read more...]

DIY Vintage Farmhouse Style Fall Baskets

We are soaking up the last days of summer before the kids head back to school next week.  This summer has been full of adventure with a trip to Italy, our annual Frio River trip, lots of lazy days spent by the pool, ice cream parties and so much more.  But, I'm ready to say Goodbye to Summer because that means fall is coming!  I can't wait for cooler weather, boots and all things pumpkin.  Since it's still a little too early to deck out my front porch with pumpkins I'm going … [Read more...]

Kids Thanksgiving Table Ideas

Thanksgiving isn’t just for the adults! There are so many Kids Thanksgiving Table Ideas, from tablescapes to crafts! Having the kids help you in the kitchen with cute treats, making centerpieces, and decorating the table is a great way to teach them all about giving Thanks and being blessed. I know I definitely feel blessed when I spend quality time with the kids, and it helps you keep your sanity on Thanksgiving Day. I shared this really cute Whoo’s Thankful Kids’ Thanksgiving Table several … [Read more...]

Warm and Cozy Fall Soups

Fall is soup season and I LOVE it. The changing of the leaves, the roaring fires, decorating with warm colors... I am just waiting for the temperatures to cool down in my part of Texas so I can enjoy the warm, hearty goodness of these delicious soups. There are so many Warm and Cozy Fall Soups on my ‘must make’ list and I wanted to share them with you! I hope you find some new fall comfort food favorites. Pumpkin soup is one of the must haves for fall! This one has just the right amount of … [Read more...]

Brisket Sliders with Spicy Jalapeno Coleslaw

This blog post was sponsored by KING’S HAWAIIAN® but the opinions are all my own. #gametimegrilling #ad Here at our house Fall doesn't just mean cooler weather and shorter days. Around here fall means football. I've always been a fan of football, I think my love for the game started when I was in high school. As a social butterfly, Friday night games started out as a way for me to socialize with my friends. But, then I started hanging out in the press box announcing plays and eventually fell in … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

It's my favorite time of year once again- autumn is in the air and the season of harvests, festivals and spectacular changes are upon us.  I think I love this season so much because it embraces my need for change.  While most people avoid change at all cost, I crave the need to mix things up.  Autumn is all about change. Change in temperature, change in clothing, a change in the colors of leaves and a change in my morning routine.  As the weather gets cooler it's a time where I take a moment to … [Read more...]

Painted Wood Pumpkins for Fall

I have been busy traveling and trying to keep up with my kids busy schedules, but the other day I had to pop in Target to pick up a prescription for my son.  Like most of my trips to Target, I decided to swing by the Dollar Spot for a quick peek at the new stuff. I quickly spotted all of the gorgeous fall decor and inspiration hit immediately.  With the help of my brand partner DecoArt, I created these pretty painted wood pumpkins for fall. This month DecoArt teamed up with Walnut Hollow and … [Read more...]

DIY Succulent Pumpkin Planter

It's pumpkin season and I can't wait to decorate my house with them, bake yummy pumpkin treats and visit the pumpkin patch with my family.  I'm utterly smitten with this time of year. I love the cool crisp air, the warm cozy colors and the delicious smells of autumn. This year I wanted to add fresh life and color to my fall decor with a DIY Succulent Pumpkin Planter. Succulents planted in pumpkins aren't anything new, just search Pinterest and you'll find tons of gorgeous ideas.  However, I … [Read more...]