One of my favorite fall projects is warming up the house with fall accents. I’m also always on the lookout for low-risk, high-reward DIY projects—think affordable, reusable, and not crazy labor intensive.
Also, if you’ve spent any time around this blog, you know that entertaining is high on my list. I love hosting friends and family, so naturally my September DIY projects incorporate my entertaining bug. Continue reading “DIY Home Decor for Fall By Jen Lutz” →
Advent calendars are a fun way to stay excited and engaged as Christmas time approaches. Christmas advent calendars come in many different forms, offering several unique ways to count down the days until Santa Claus arrives. In this post, Tree Classics gives you different ideas so you can select the type that best fits with your home décor, budget, and desired feel. From religious to do-it-yourself varieties, we’ve got plenty of options to get your mind churning as you prepare for the holidays. Continue reading “5 Themed Advent Calendars for This Holiday Season” →
Summer vacation is quickly winding down which is definitely bittersweet for our family. Living in a cold weather climate, we maximize our sunny, warm Michigan summer days to the fullest. Luckily, fall is also one of my favorite seasons. Changing trees, cooler air, a fall bounty of produce—truly much to enjoy!
As I’ve been thinking about and collecting a few ideas for decorating this fall, one idea that I keep hitting upon is bringing the outdoors in, especially as we transition from the warm summer months to the cooler, crisp days of autumn. I want to capture my favorite elements of nature and bring them indoors. Think greens, wreaths, and warm-hued autumn florals. I’m loving the beautiful faux foliage on the market right now. Some of my favorite places for inspiration are Michael’s, Hobby Lobby, Home Goods, Pottery Barn, and Terrain. Continue reading “Transitioning to Fall” →
Ornaments are a great way to capture and remember some of the best things in life: from weddings, new babies, and graduations, to memorable vacations and beloved pets. As the Christmas season comes, reflect on your loved ones and take some time to relive your most cherished memories and accomplishments. What better way to do so than to adorn your Christmas tree with ornaments that have a personal touch? Here are some ideas for personalized ornaments to commemorate the best people, pets, and moments in your life. Continue reading “7 Personalized Ornament Ideas to Capture Life’s Meaningful Moments” →
There is no need to wait for December to choose and buy your trees for the holidays. A great advantage of using artificial Christmas trees is that they can be purchased all year round. Get the best deals and save more money when you shop during these big sale events.
Continue reading “Best Times to Buy an Artificial Christmas Tree” →