Feb 04, 2016

To All The Pink Trees I’ve Loved Before

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I’ve decorated a lot of pink trees in my day.  I prefer them to green even.  I think this might stem from the fact that I grew up in a pink house.  Yup, just like John Cougar Mellencamp said.  Except…

Feb 01, 2016

Easy Air Dry Clay Valentine Ornaments

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I know, I know – big surprise I have a Valentine’s Day tree.  Actually I have 6 plus a wreath, but who is counting?  Pop over to the Treetopia blog for the full reveal and for a chance…

Jan 29, 2016

Lemongrass Infused Fruit Tarts with Girl Scout Cookie Crusts

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It’s Girl Scout Cookie time have you heard?  This is my daughter’s first year as a Daisy Scout and my first year as a troop leader.  That being said I have a LOT of cookies at my disposal.  So many…

Jan 24, 2016

How I Store Ornaments for 100+ Christmas Trees

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Ever wonder how someone with 100+ Christmas trees stores their decorations?  Head over to the Treetopia blog and I’ll tell you all about it.  Sure, I am their brand ambassador but I had a serious addiction to holiday…

Jan 14, 2016

Boho Doily Dreamcatcher DIY

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Something about January (and the prospect of a whole extra day in 2016) gets everyone thinking about goals, resolutions and dreams.  What better time to make a dreamcatcher.  Not the kind that catches bad dreams.  The kind catches good dreams…

Jan 10, 2016

Avoiding Summer Heat Damage to Your Winter Holiday Decor

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Nothing is more sad than getting out your white Christmas tree only to discover it is now yellow.  It is hard to think about summer heat in the dead of winter, but the struggle is real.  If your like me…

Dec 09, 2015

DIY Ornaments for Your Arts & Crafts Christmas Tree

Hand painted Christmas ornaments.

As someone who calls themselves a crafter by trade it only makes sense that I would decorate one of my many Christmas trees with an arts and crafts theme.  Sure there is tinsel and icicle lights and even…