Christmas Garland Tutorial

Christmas Garland Tutorial

Christmas is in full swing on the Bay Bush!  I’ve finally gotten around to recording another video tutorial.  This one explains how to make a Christmas garland for your porch, staircase or front door!  I used mine above our front door. It was such an easy project! I’ll include some links below in case you need supplies to make your own version.  I had almost everything on hand already to make mine! Here’s what you’ll need…(contains affiliate links for your…

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Red & White Christmas Tablescape

Red & White Christmas Tablescape

Did you catch all the amazing Christmas Tablescapes on Monday?  I’m so excited to share mine with you guys! I normally do all silver and blue in the dining room.  But I wanted to mix things up a little this year so I went with red, white and silver instead.  That’s my favorite decorating tip…if you get tired of something or think you need new stuff…just move it to another spot.  It’s like getting new stuff without buying anything! That’s the…

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Christmas Tablescape Blog Hop

Christmas Tablescape Blog Hop

I’m excited to share another Christmas Tablescape Blog Hop with you guys today!  These are some of the same ladies from the Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop and I can’t wait to see what they have up their sleeves for Christmas!  Go check out the beautiful Christmas Tablescapes posting today and then swing back by on Wednesday to see mine and the rest of the tablescapes. Christmas Tablescape Blog Hop Monday Craftivity Designs / North Country Nest / 2 Bees in a Pod…

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Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide

Can you believe Christmas is right around the corner?  I have got to get serious and get my list together and check it twice!  I’ve got Christmas gifts on the brain so I created a little Holiday Shopping Guide!  Hopefully, it will help you get your list together too! Most of my local peeps know that my sister has a little shop located in Vanceboro, NC.  It’s called Shops On Main Street and you should totally check it out if you…

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How to Paint a Plaid Wall

How to Paint a Plaid Wall

Did you see my One Room Challenge Makeover?  The focal point of the room was the plaid wall I painted as an ode to my husband.  (He wasn’t impressed.) Several people commented on Instagram that it looked like a lot of work.  And it was a lot of work!  It definitely took longer than had I just painted the wall blue.  But it wasn’t as bad as you would expect.  It’s a small wall and the window takes up a…

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Thanksgiving Mantel Decorating Ideas

Thanksgiving Mantel Decorating Ideas

Thank you all so much for your kind words about my One Room Challenge Makeover!  You guys made my day! Today I wanted to share some tips for decorating your mantel and my Thanksgiving Mantel before everyone gets in full-blown Christmas mode.  It seems like it gets earlier and earlier every year! This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.  For more information about affiliate links, please see our Disclosure page. Tip #1 – Go tall on the outsides. I use…

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One Room Challenge {The REVEAL!}

One Room Challenge {The REVEAL!}

It’s here!  The end!  Praise the Lord!  I’m so glad this is over! If you missed my earlier posts on the One Room Challenge, it’s a challenge to makeover a room in six weeks!  Twenty designers participate and share their progress each Wednesday.  Guest participants post their progress on Thursdays in a link party.  This is the last week so go check out the link party to see everyone’s finished projects.  And the designers’ finished rooms are amazing. I’ve been working…

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Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop

Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop

Today is the last day of the Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop! Go check out the Wednesday participants! Did you catch mine yesterday?   I’m as busy as a bee trying to finish up my Room Makeover for the One Room Challenge today! Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop Monday Craftivity Designs / North Country Nest / 2 Bees in a Pod / My Life From Home / Dazzle While Frazzled / The Crazy Craft Lady / What Meegan Makes Tuesday At Home…

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Thanksgiving Tablescape

Thanksgiving Tablescape

Did you guys see all the amazing Thanksgiving Tablescapes on Monday?  I loved them all!   I’m so excited to share my Thanksgiving Tablescape with you guys today! I have to be honest and confess that I normally don’t do a whole lot of decorating for Thanksgiving.  By the time I normally get my Halloween stuff down it seems like it’s already time for Christmas. Not this year!  This blog hop gave me the opportunity to focus on Thanksgiving for a…

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Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop

Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop

I’m so excited to participate in a Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop with some amazing bloggers! Can you guess which one is mine?  You’ll have to wait until tomorrow to see!  Until then, pop over to the Monday links to see what they’ve cooked up for their Thanksgiving Tablescape!   Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop Monday Craftivity Designs / North Country Nest / 2 Bees in a Pod / My Life From Home / Dazzle While Frazzled / The Crazy Craft Lady…

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