Gold Foil Christmas Banner

I’m sharing my double sided gold foil Christmas banner with you today! This is the best way to get the best bang for your buck when it comes to Christmas decor. So, I’m sharing with you all my gold foil Christmas mantle “Merry” with snowflakes. It was pretty easy to change out the season and …continue reading

Edible Oreo Snowman

I love simple projects and activities that kids can be a part of, and even better, create together as a family! This Oreo snowman is a great way to involve the kids in making their own treats or gifts; and this is something that would make a sweet treat for a friend, teacher or neighbor …continue reading

Christmas Home Tour 2016

I’m so happy to be sharing part one of my Christmas Home Tour with you today! Stacy Risenmay has been awesome enough to put together a Christmas Home Tour roundup with so many fantastic bloggers. There are some amazing ideas included that you shouldn’t miss! Make sure to check it out and see the next …continue reading

Gingerbread Man Christmas Wreath

Gingerbread Man Wreath made with foam | Design Dazzle

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DamageFreeHoliday #CollectiveBias #CBias I’ve been having so much fun decorating my home. My kitchen is in the process of being decorated with a kitchen-themed Christmas.  I wanted to create a Gingerbread Man Christmas Wreath for my kitchen, to have …continue reading

Christmas Tree Decorating Tools And Supplies

Tools/Supplies For Christmas Tree Decorating

The easiest way to decorate the Christmas Tree or decorate with holiday decor is to be prepared and organized with the correct Christmas Tree Decorating tools and supplies. I’ve been decorating for the holidays for many years and have learned what to do and what not to do! This post contains affiliate links at no …continue reading

Easy Holiday Decorating With Ribbon

An easy way to dress up simple, basic packaging can be done with colorful, bright, glittery, simple or festive ribbon.  I’m sharing easy holiday decorating with ribbon! Ribbon can be used so many different ways. Whether you are tying big bows, simple bows, layering ribbons, or even just adding a single knot around your gift, …continue reading

Christmas In A Can

The Christmas in a Can project is sweet and simple. A very long time ago I created a Christmas in a can to give out as our family gifts that year. It was very well received. It works well to use as a family night Christmas activity for the recipient. The options for this project …continue reading

Mrs Claus Cottage Christmas Tree

My fifth year decorating a Christmas tree for the Michaels Makers Dream Tree Challenge. I’ve always named my trees. This year it’s “Mrs Claus Cottage Christmas Tree”! We all know that Mrs Claus does a lot of the work at Christmas! And, of course, she needs a relaxing spot to sit by the fire, drink …continue reading

My Christmas eBook: Making Christmas Magical!

I’ve been working on a little secret and now it’s out… I’ve been busy at work on my Christmas eBook – “Making Christmas Magical”. Wow, does it take time to accomplish this! I hope you like it – I wish I had this eBook years ago. Take a peek below for more details…   “Making …continue reading

Making Christmas Magical at Pinners Conference

  Hi Friends! Have you been to Pinners Conference? If you have, you know how much FUN it is! If not, you are missing out. Pinners Conference is all about taking classes (over 90 to choose from), learning amazing skills/ideas/tips and hanging out with your girlfriends (guys are welcome too). And there is the SHOPPING! …continue reading

11 Harry Potter Themed Halloween Ideas

When it comes to the Halloween spirit, what better example could there be than Harry Potter? From witches and wizards to wands, magical potions, and lots of magic, this classic series provides lots of inspiration for a spellbinding Halloween. Here are 11 great Harry Potter themed ideas for you to try! 1. What better way …continue reading

Storing Food For Emergencies

  September is Emergency Preparedness Month and today I am sharing some thoughts and tips about storing food for emergencies. It is something many people don’t think to do or feel like is an extreme precaution but I think it is a necessary part of any family emergency plan. Everyone should make this a priority …continue reading

Essential Items For Emergency Preparedness

September is National Preparedness Month! This is a great reminder to prepare for emergencies and disasters for where we live, attend school and work. For my family, we have many different types of insurances – car insurance, life insurance, health and home. It’s important for our family to be prepared in case of an emergency. …continue reading

Fall Pumpkin Porch Decor

Are the leaves already turning color where you live? I know it’s still summer – in fact it was quite hot today. But the leaves are just starting to change here in my backyard. Before I know it the fall colors will be completely turned to beautiful, golds, reds, rusts, oranges, black and more! The …continue reading

The Easiest Dessert Ever (Only Three Ingredients)

cherry dessert

This dessert is commonly known as the “cherry dump cake,” and oh, how easy it is to make! it’s just like the title says, The Easiest Dessert Ever (Only Three Ingredients). That’s right–only three ingredients! And what’s even better is that these three ingredients are things that you are easy to keep on hand. One …continue reading

Stay Clean And Germ Free During The Summer

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Wet Ones® Hand Wipes. The opinions and texts are all mine. Today, I’m sharing my tips to stay clean and germ free for the summer or anytime of year! I grew up with a mom that always made sure we washed our hands – …continue reading

Enlighten Retreat Giveaway { $1250 value}

I’m am so excited to share about the Enlighten Retreat coming up next month! But I’m mostly excited to share that one of my readers can win a complimentary Enlighten Retreat ticket for this September 21-24, 2016 in Heber City, UT is worth $1,250! I would love to meet you and hang out with you. …continue reading

Let’s Talk Rod Works!

Recently, I created a created a mini mudroom nook near the back entryway coming in from my garage door. I made the corner into a small sitting area with adorable decorations I purchased from Rod Works. Rod Works is a great store for purchasing all kinds of decor– ranging from kids’ bedrooms to kitchens, from …continue reading

Craft Room: Unique Storage Containers

unique storage containers for the craft room | Design Dazzle

There is nothing I love better than to store my crafts, things, junk, plants and whatever in unique containers. Sharing a few ideas on how and what to store in fun and unusual containers for the craft room. Craft Room: Unique Storage Containers First up, how I store my glitter. Glitter I do use glitter …continue reading

Tic Tac Toe Stones Game Box

Tic Tac Toe Stones Game Box | Design Dazzle

Tic Tac Toe is a classic game that is perfect for keeping the kids entertained! For this project,  paint your own stones and create your own game box for your very own Tic Tac Toe Stones Game Box. This post contains affiliate links at no additional cost to you. For further information, please see our …continue reading

Free Paper Doll Printables

Free paper doll printables \ Design Dazzle

I am sharing free paper doll printables. Print at home for the kids to have imaginary playtime. If you want to be a little more creative, kids can decorate the paper dolls/clothing with markers or crayons. We have shared some fun  3 ring binder dollhouse printables. This time it’s paper dolls to go with the …continue reading