DIY Holiday Coffee and Cocoa Bar

Do you love coffee and cocoa? Our family loves both – especially in the winter months! Sharing a few ideas for making a festive holiday coffee and cocoa bar. Find a space – it could be on the kitchen counter or on a piece of furniture nearby. Grab your essentials – coffee maker and favorite […]

Gift Idea-Address Embosser

One of my favorite holiday traditions is sending Christmas cards to our family and friends. I love to brew some coffee and sit down quietly to reminisce as I address the cards. I do cheat however and use an address embosser for our return address. Thought I would share my favorite address embosser as I […]

DIY Wood Cooktop Cover

We have an induction cooktop that beeps every time you sit something on it and it makes us CRAZY. We often need to use the space not for cooking but for regular kitchen prep and counter space. Technically you can lock it to stop the beeping but it frustrates family members to lock/unlock. I decided […]

DIY Knob Wine Bottle Stoppers

I wanted to make a few homemade gifts for the holidays and thought I’d look no further than wine stoppers to spread Christmas cheer. Because I find it difficult to get corks back in once opened I switch to store bought stoppers which are usually smaller and tapered. I found and purchased a bag of […]

DIY Fresh Greens Wreath

It’s December 1st and I’m starting to make greenery for the holidays. The best part about fresh wreaths and garlands is that they are nearly FREE and smell amazing. Think about your natural resources when planning your fresh wreaths and garlands. Magnolia, boxwood and pines make beautiful natural decorations. Often tree lots will have scrap […]