Easy Entertaining: Fall Coffee Bar

I'm always looking for a reason to hang out with friends and catch up.  The older I get I find that spending time with close girlfriends is essential for my sanity & my soul.  Now that fall is here, and the kids are in school, I thought it would be fun to host a few girlfriends over and catch up over coffee.  I set up a simple Fall Coffee Bar and invited friends over so we could take a break from the hustle and the bustle that comes with this time of year. I'm excited … [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 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...]

Fall Pumpkin Scarecrow

Happy Fall Y'all!  It's September and that means fall leaves, football, cooler weather and pumpkins!  To kick off fall the Michaels Makers are bringing you a creative and fun DIY Pumpkin Challenge with tons of ways to DIY your own craft pumpkins for your home decor, holiday celebrations and even gift ideas. Fall is my favorite season and while it will be a few more weeks before our weather actually looks and feels like Fall, I couldn't wait to decorate my front porch.  This fall our friends and … [Read more...]

Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin Party

This creative party is part of a sponsored post brought to you by Name Bubbles, however as always all ideas and opinions are 100% my own. Fall is the perfect time for enjoying an outdoor movie night, especially when it's a Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin Party & Movie Night!  It really isn't Halloween until you've watch the timeless classic It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. Our pumpkin patch popcorn bar and outdoor movie night were inspired by the fun new Peanuts Wall Decals from Name … [Read more...]

Black and White Pumpkins #TrickYourPumpkin

My pumpkins got a sparkly makeover for Halloween and I'm pretty smitten with my new Halloween vignette. I'm a big fan of black and white Halloween decorations, just take a look at my Mummy and Me Halloween Soiree (which by the way was featured in the October issue of Yum Food & Fun for Kids Magazine!)  While black and white is classic every now and then you have to add a little bit of pizzazz and #trickyourpumpkin.  And in my opinion you can never go wrong with gold glitter! Now … [Read more...]

Carved Pumpkin Flower Vase

Fall is my favorite time of year, I love the colors, the smells, the cool air and the chance for change.  And who can resist the flavors of fall, it's the perfect time for baked pies, warm soups and crusty homemade bread.  All of these are a great excuse for gathering together with friends to enjoy the changing season.  Which is why I chose to create a Fall Dinner table with a DIY Carved Pumpkin Flower Vase for this months Michaels Makers Challenge. After wandering around the aisle at … [Read more...]

All Wrapped Up Mummy Treats & Pumpkin Favors

I've been all 'wrapped up' working on Halloween parties and craft projects that I can't wait to share with you.  Before I 'unwrap' all the fun I wanted to invite you to a Halloween blog hop I'm hosting with some of my creative and crafty friends! From Halloween party treats to Halloween favors to Halloween home décor, we've got you covered! Scroll down to see all of the creative and creepy ideas! But first, let's talk mummies and get all wrapped up with these adorable mummy treats and pumpkin … [Read more...]