1905 Farmhouse

Holiday

DIY Wood Ornaments

A green tree with a black painted wood slice hanging by a red ribbon with a red and white candy cane in buttons

Every year our church has a huge dinner the first weekend in November that is the major fundraiser for the school and church. The entire community comes together to host the dinner and provide a craft fair of sorts in the gym at the school. Each family is asked to donate to these booths and […] Read more…

DIY Christmas Tree Platform

A wider view of a red and ivory wooden box with a pencil thin Christmas tree sitting on top with a plaid cloth

Every year at Christmas I strive for a nice display of presents under the tree and every year it seems that we never trim enough of the branches off the tree and the branches end up touching the floor. And because we get a real tree every year I knock tons of needles off trying […] Read more…

16 Beautiful Christmas Door Decorations

I’m coming at ya again this week to give you a quick round-up from Monday’s Christmas Door DIY. There were so many beautiful Christmas door decoration ideas that it was hard to choose. But here are 15 (16 including my own!) that I think would compliment any Christmas decorations. How to Make A Simple Wooden […] Read more…

DIY Christmas Door Decor

A basket tipped on the side with a Christmas village displayed with LED lights

Every year during the holidays I love to display wreaths for Christmas. The more the better. And as you may know, I have an obsession with wreaths (read more about that here). But this year I decided I wanted to try something new and “out of the box” by trying to make a Christmas village […] Read more…

Simple Thanksgiving Table Decor Idea

A dark wood table with a burlap runner with small pumpkins, candles and garland down the center with white plates and maple leaves with letters

Our family has never been the type to do a formal sit down Thanksgiving dinner. We were always the buffet, paper plate, sit where you can kind of people. Mostly because when we would all get together with extended family during the holidays there were a lot of us, like sometimes around 30 of us […] Read more…