Design Dazzle Year in Review


2011 has been a great year (with a couple of bumps here and there)! I’m posting my favorites and some “blog post traffic” favorites of Design Dazzle for 2011. Design Dazzle featured 323 blog posts this past year.  It took a while to choose some favorites. Here you go… What to do with floors in …continue reading

From My Home to Yours…Sharing My Family Christmas Card!!


I decided on a photo booth theme for our Christmas card this year. We set up a white board, tripod and set the self timer on the camera. We literally had a few minutes to take the shots before the battery ran out.  Of course, I would have liked to have had a few extra …continue reading

Capture Santa in YOUR Home!


 This holiday season Capture Santa in your home and make your kid’s eyes pop! HO HO HO and Merry Christmas! I featured this idea last month. I just had to share again for those who haven’t seen it because it is just too much fun. Thrill your kids this Christmas with a photo of Santa caught in …continue reading

Santa Freebie Print


  Use this Santa Freebie Print this Christmas season to add some extra flair! Thank you to The Graphics Fairy for sharing this vintage Santa image with our readers. Right click to save images to your computer to print. These are unbelievably cute and I can’t wait to use them! Don’t you love the vintage flair to this printable? …continue reading

My Favorites…


Tale of the Scott’s created this felt car mat made with local landmarks and buildings. Friends, I spent several hours pouring over your blogs and the wonderful items you have shared. THANK YOU! We will be skipping the link up party tonight and next week. The next  link up party will be January 5th at …continue reading

Christmas Books


A Wish to Be a Christmas Tree If you need any last minute gifts, I’ve included a few Christmas books that have wonderful messages.  You don’t need to be a child to enjoy these fun and heart warming stories. Snowmen at Christmas Bear Stays Up for Christmas The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey with CD: …continue reading

30 FREE Christmas Printables


Free printable to make Christmas masking tape 30 FREE Christmas Printables! Need any last minute printables? Here’s a wonderful collection of ideas to print out – tags, thank you cards, decor, angel printable, mailing labels, holiday messages, cards and more. I love Brooklyn Limestone’s Naughty or Nice printable tag Jingle Bells – various colors   …continue reading

Christmas Wonderful Series


  Christmas Wonderful 2011 What exactly is our 100 Ideas of Christmas Wonderful Series? Well, 100 Ideas to make Christmas Wonderful i.e. DIY projects, decorating ideas, crafts, dessert ideas, gifts to make, printables, party fun, tutorials, inspiration and more! Some of my favorite bloggers are participating – we still have many more ideas and posts …continue reading

Holiday Treats the Kids can make!


This time of year is so busy!  Parties to attend, cookies to bake, presents to buy and wrap…the list never ends.  Plus with school letting out soon, you might have little ones at home that claim to be bored. So let’s tackle two problems at the same time and put your kids to work making …continue reading

My Favorites & Our Link Up Party – Share Your Awesomeness!


Too cute gingerbread house decorating party by Giggles Galore. Here’s the favorites for this week. Thank you for sharing your ideas, projects, parties, food. I love it all. Domesblissity shares this cute idea Rudolph’s Spare Nose. She also has the free printable. Yummy hot chocolate on a stick! Shared by Homespun With Love. Can’t wait …continue reading