2015

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Favorite Toffee Recipe

One of the candies I could always count on my grandmother making at Christmas was toffee. My mom gave me the recipe several years ago. It is super simple and absolutely delicious! Ingredients: 1 cup chopped pecans (optional) 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup chocolate chips Directions: 1. Butter a 9×9 baking

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The Beauty Behind Our Messes

When I look around on any given day, I see mess after mess. Sometimes I feel like all I do is pick up toys, do laundry, and clean the floors. It can be tiring and frustrating at times. Maybe you can relate. But in the last couple of months, I’ve started looking at these messes

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Christmas Home Tour (2015)

Welcome to our Christmas Home! I love decorating, but over the past few years, I have put out less each year and it helps me enjoy the decor much more. You’ll also notice that I stick to the classic red and green, I just can’t get away from it! I hope you enjoy the tour!

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Small Entryway Update

When we moved into our home, I knew I wanted there to be some sort of “WOW” in the entryway. I had the genius idea to paint the entryway blue. It did have a wow factor to it ….whenever people would come to our home, they would ask, “Wow, is that purple!?” Despite my attempts

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What I'm Not Doing for Christmas

Christmas should be the most wonderful time of the year, but sometimes it can be the most stressful time of the year! Last week I shared 6 lists to make for Christmas preparation, and I also shared that I make a “not-doing”list. It is something that I started the year I was pregnant and just

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6 Lists for Christmas Preparation (+ a Bonus!)

I started listening to Christmas music this past week. Ready or not, Christmas will be here before we know it! To help stay on top of it all, I make lists. P.S. Don’t forget to read the bonus list!   1. Gift List  Every person who is getting a gift goes on my list. I

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Decluttered Toddler Dresser and Closet

Is there a cluttered space in your home that isn’t functioning anymore? Maybe it’s a medicine cabinet, a closet shelf, or a clothes drawer. The first step to an organized space is decluttering. Get rid of any items that no longer serve a purpose and are taking up your valuable space! Last week I spent