Ribbon Rose Wreaths

Ready for another elf idea? I know we have been counting down days to christmas and all these great DIY homemade gifts, so today I just had to keep the trend going as we inch near. 🙂 These wreaths would be super cute for christmas or really any holiday or just to hang in your home depending on the color …

A Bit of Whimsy

Good morning, lovelies, here is a little Saturday makeover to look at over your cup o’ joe. There was absolutely NOTHING wrong with this chair…it was sturdy and well built…and FREE! You probably have one of these standard dining room chairs functioning nicely somewhere in your house.  Totally functional and in no way horrific….but not good enough.  The yellow fabric …

A Canine Merry Christmas!

Maybe you are like my family, and maybe you are not….but since I was a toddler, the family dog always had a stocking hung on the hearth.  We would, uh-chem, Santa would fill it with toys and bones of gargantuan size.  Our family Border Collies, first Mic, then Bodie and then Cole, were all super bright and loved getting their …

Wassail: Christmas in a Cup

Wassail? What’s wassail? This is the most common response to my most uncommon enthusiasm over this uncommonly delicious beverage. I will answer your question! Aside from being an essential element of Christmas time (and by that I mean October through March. Sometimes April.), this traditional English drink is consumed during a ceremony known as wassailing. During this ceremony, the health …