Category Archives: Outdoor

Fall Decor Around the House

Yup. I’m still in fall decorating mode around here. Christmas is slowly creeping its way out of the attic, but I thought I should get a couple of pictures up for you before that season takes over!

My Favorite Things 2019!

I love this time of year! I am obsessed with hearing what other people’s favorite things are, so I look forward to sharing what mine are too! Melissa from 320 Sycamore has rounded up some bloggers to participate for the 10th year! Woah!

More Favorite Things 2019

Woah. Not that it’s anything new, but since I’ve been back to blogging, I had to take a break. I came down with a sinus infection and bronchitis last week, and I was down for the count. Luckily, I’ve recovered just in time to join my BFF (aka Thrifty Decor Chick) for her annual round… Read More »

Christmas Tree Shopping

It’s that time of year! Christmas tree shopping in Michigan is in full force! We had such a gorgeous day when we went this year, that I thought it might be nice to show you our afternoon.

Cookie Decorating Party

If you have no Christmas shopping done and pretty much no time to spare, might I suggest you throw a cookie decorating party for six 12-year olds? This is the second year we’ve hosted it, and it’s pretty smooth sailing once you figure out some short cuts.

Cookie Decorating Party

This post was originally written in 2016, but who doesn’t need some advice on throwing a good cookie decorating party? Here you go!  Hello and Happy New Year! After a nice two week break, it’s back to work for me. I’m not a morning person, so this is always a tough week back. Can I… Read More »

Hosting a Cookie Decorating Party

I did it! I survived another year of decorating cookies with a ton of teenagers! I’ve been hosting this cookie decorating party for years, and it’s fun to look back and see how it has evolved.