"Do You Want to Build a Snowman" Winter Mantel


It hasn’t felt much like winter this week in GA with 60 degree afternoons, but I am sure we still have some winter days to come here in the south and my mantel is sure decked out for winter!   I am excited to be sharing a winter themed decorating project with you as part of […]

Seasonal mantels of 2014


Decorating my mantel seasonally is one of my favorite things to do.  It challenges me to come up with a new “theme” each season and brings warmth and beauty into our home.  So here’s all the seasonal mantels I decorated in 2014. Winter mantel – dressed in green and candlelight Spring mantel – blooms and […]

Simple Blue & Blooms Spring Mantel (Ringing in Spring Home Tour)


Excited to share my spring mantel and some more spring décor today as part of the Ringing in Spring home tour!  14 home bloggers are sharing spring touches in their homes over the next few days.  There has already been some beautiful spring inspiration shared like this wreath and décor from Vidya at What’s Ur […]

Winter white + green mantel dressed in candlelight


I have been teasing you for a few days with pictures of my winter mantel…  But no longer… today I am revealing it all! The vision for my winter mantel started back before Christmas when I saw Donna at Funky Junk Interior’s Christmas mantel with illuminated old windows.  I knew right away that I wanted […]

Seasonal mantels of 2013


I recapped some of the top posts of 2013 in this post if you missed it.  BUT I thought it would be fun to do a mantel recap post too! You know that I love to decorate my mantel for seasons.  I did it before I was blogging, and would do it even if I […]

Fall project round up


Judging from the conversation on facebook last night,  Post by The Frugal Homemaker.   …many of you are still experiencing summer temperatures or holding on to those last few days of summer.  BUT, for those of you that the weather has already turned cooler, or who are longing for the weather to turn cooler, or […]