• Wrapping Around the Christmas Tree: DIY Ideas

    8 WEEKS UNTIL CHRISTMAS! But who says you have to wait any longer?If you’re like us, you’ve already pulled out the bins and boxes, and mayyyybe you’ve even put up a tree! Sue has put up some trees already and has helped her daughter in Arizona decorate too! Teri likes to wait to decorate closer to Thanksgiving. We love ALL holiday decorators, whether you start on November 1 or wait until the end of the month! We also have some great WRAPPING ideas on the blog today!  I know what you’re thinking . . . why can’t I just get some cute wrapping paper and call it a day?You can! But, there are…

  • The Pumpkin Queen: HAPPY HALLOWEEN

    HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Sharing some fun Halloween photos throughout the years, going all the way back to 2016! Scroll through and get some pumpkin, ghost, witch, and candy decor ideas from us! Check out our Halloween blog post from last year for decor tricks, DIY tips, and more!

  • Eat, Drink, and Be Merry!

    If you’re coming from Gratefully Vintage, welcome! We always come away filled with great inspiration when we visit Kellie’s beautiful home! Love what she has done for the holidays! There are 21 days until Christmas! 3 weeks people!  And if you love the holiday season like we do, you probably look forward to the lights, the Hallmark movies, and the FOOD! There’s usually always some great food involved this time of year.  It’s nice to make things extra special around this time of year, and creating a beautiful table is one of the ways to add something extra to our homes for the people we love.   Instead of a separate…

  • Christmas tour, holiday tips, decorating,

    Welcome to our Christmas home tour! If you have just come from Sara Sofia Productions, we hope you are enjoying the tour so far! We have decorated some favorite spots in our homes and want to show you around today!   This is Sue’s entryway with a King of Christmas 9-foot flocked tree in the corner and next to it is this beautiful lace teepee adorned with Christmas pillows and gifts! Wouldn’t the teepee be a great place to keep the gifts this year? Teepee is from @tindylandus and can be found on Amazon.   The Merry Christmas Garland is from krumpetshome.com and it’s so cute!!! This is what you will see on the other side…

  • Jumpstart on Christmas with Tuesday Morning

    CHRISTMAS is right around the corner! Are you already getting into the holiday spirit?This year, Christmas falls on a TUESDAY MORNING! Which is no coincidence, because we’ve partnered with Tuesday Morning to bring you their seasonal collection of holiday items! I know what you’re thinking . . . it’s too early! Halloween isn’t here yet! But what we’ve learned in our many, many years of steals, deals, and decorating is that you can never be too prepared or too early for Christmas! Especially when the hot items sell out! And let me tell you, these items are beautiful, affordable, and high-quality. They’re so fun! These are not your typical holiday ornaments and decor. …

  • Halloween Haunted Home Decor EASY Tricks and Tips!

    When October comes around and you see the bats, witches, and spider webs, do you want to skip right ahead to Christmas?  I have to admit I was one of those people. I really struggled to decorate for Halloween when my kids were little. I think it was because I really didn’t like the color orange and just did not know how to make it work in my house.  I have a lot of fun with it now mostly because I realize I just don’t have to use the color orange and I know I can pull neutral colors into my decor.   Here are some fun ideas to spice up…

  • The 1 Thing EVERY Gift Needs

    I have been thinking a lot lately about gifts. What can I get this person for their special day?I go crazy trying to come up with what I think they would like and what would be the perfect gift.  Do you ever go through this routine? Racking your brain trying to come up with the perfect gift? You might go days or even weeks trying to come up with something, scrolling Pinterest or Etsy and still….you got nothing! But you gotta get something. If you don’t, it’s like you don’t love that person and your gift won’t reflect how you really feel. So what does every gift NEED? I found this out as I…