Halloween Banana Ghosts

Halloween Banana Ghosts

Looking for a fun and creative treat to make?  These Halloween Banana Ghosts are sure to make everyone smile! October is a fun month for trying out different treats.  Instead of making the traditional cookies, caramel apples or popcorn balls I decided to try something new this year.  These Halloween Banana Ghosts turned out the be the perfect treat.  They’re simple to make, don’t require any baking and are cute too.  Since the ghost’s main ingredient is a banana, it’s {Read More}

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Burlap Table Runner

Burlap Table Runner

Some times the simplest things are the best things, like this Burlap Table Runner. Frayed Burlap Runner I like to have some sort of fabric on my tables to soften all the rough edges and harder textures like metal and glass but for day to day a tablecloth is just too much.  A table runner is the perfect way to add some softer texture to your table.  I have recently become quite fond of burlap because it is so easy {Read More}

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Homemade Pumpkin Donut Holes

Homemade Pumpkin Donut Holes

What’s better than a donut?  Homemade Pumpkin Donut Holes of course! Although I don’t have them every day, I do love a good donut.  Did you know you can make your own at home too?  October is the perfect month for donuts.  My favorite is a donut hole because you get a taste of the sweet stuff without eating all the calories of a whole donut.  The days start off with a chill in the air, the leaves are turning {Read More}

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Halloween Printable

Halloween Printable

Are you a fan of the “Keep Calm” craze that went around?  You’ll love this Halloween Printable then! A friend of mine designed this fun Halloween Printable for me to print, frame and display with my other Halloween decor.  I haven’t even framed mine yet and it turned out so cute that I’m sharing it with all of you to download for free and print, with her permission of course.  It’s so simple.  You just click HERE >> Halloween Printable {Read More}

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Decorating on a Budget

Decorating on a Budget

I help others decorate their homes all of the time so today I’m sharing some of my best tips for Decorating on a Budget because you don’t have to spend a fortune to have something beautiful in your life. Have you recently moved into a new apartment or house?   Maybe it’s just time to update what you do have.  Either way buying items to decorate your home can add up quickly.  There are a few ways to make sure you {Read More}

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Halloween Cupcakes

Halloween Spider Cupcakes

Looking for a simple but cute holiday cupcake idea? How about these adorable Halloween Cupcakes! Who doesn’t love an adorable spider?  The googly eyes on it bring them so much personality that even the youngest tick-or-treater is sure to smile with excitement! Here is how you can make your own Halloween Spider Cupcakes too: This time I did mine the simple way and used a boxed cake mix with my own recipe for the frosting so they are semi homemade.  {Read More}

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How to Make a Button Bouquet

How to Make a Button Bouquet

Have you ever seen those darling button bouquets and wondered how they’re made?  Today I’ll show you How to Make a Button Bouquet of your own. Button Bouquet Buttons are great for crafting and I have been collecting them since I was a young girl so I do have many of them.  The first time I ever saw a button bouquet I nearly died with excitement and had to learn how to make them for myself.  Take a look at {Read More}

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Home Gym Essentials

Home Gym Essentials

Need some FITNESS motivation on this Monday morning?  How about my favorite Home Gym Essentials? Here are some of my very my favorites and why. Creating your own home gym doesn’t have to be expensive. You only need a few key items in order to get in a good workout in the comfort of your own home. You only really need dumbbells, but there are a few other things you can invest in that will help you create a total {Read More}

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Basil & Cashew Pesto

Basil & Cashew Pesto

Do you like Pesto?  If so I have a recipe for my new favorite Basil & Cashew Pesto that you will love! I had some of the best pasta dishes ever on my recent travels to Italy.  As I sat dining on the patio on on of the colorful seaside villages of the Cinque Terre I had to soak in every moment to experience the flavors and goodness of it all.  There are so many different things you can put {Read More}

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Edible Monster Fingers

Edible Monster Fingers

Looking for something fun for your Halloween menu this year?  Try serving some Edible Monster Fingers. Here is how you make Monster Fingers. Ingredients: Almond Bark Green food coloring Red food coloring Pretzel Rods Sliced Almonds Instructions: Depending on how many fingers you are making, this will determine how much bark you need.  I used 8 oz. of bark and made around 30 fingers.  The pretzel rods were about 6 inches long. I broke them in half.  It doesn’t need {Read More}

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