7th day of christmas: unexpected holiday color schemes

The holiday season is such a fun time to decorate and get crafty. I love it when our home is all decked out in our favorite Christmas decor! Most people stick with traditional colors when it comes to Christmas decorating–red, green, white, gold. However, it can be fun to step outside the holiday color box,Continue reading “7th day of christmas: unexpected holiday color schemes”

father’s day pinterest round up

Yep, here it is. Last minute before Father’s Day and I’m looking for something fun, quick, and easy for the grandpas. That’s one of the many reasons I love Pinterest. You can always find quick, easy, and awesome projects. I’ve got some fun Father’s Day gift ideas I found that you can make right now.Continue reading “father’s day pinterest round up”

fall pinterest finds: crafts

Thought I’d share some simple but adorable craft ideas from my pinterest boards for fall/Halloween. Source: bhg.com via Aly on Pinterest These are so pretty, and would be so easy to make. Use your 40% off Michael’s coupon for the silk version that will last all season long. And into next year. Source: urbandaisies.blogspot.com viaContinue reading “fall pinterest finds: crafts”

fall pinterest finds: recipes

I love fall recipes. Here are five simple but delicious ones…don’t go too crazy! Source: nonrecipe.blogspot.ca via Aly on Pinterest Here’s one thing we’re doing with all the apples from our tree. Source: culinaryconcoctionsbypeabody.com via Aly on Pinterest Man, I love anything with pumpkin in it…and white chocolate. Source: mrfood.com via Aly on Pinterest IContinue reading “fall pinterest finds: recipes”

five latest pins

Here are five of my latest pins for your viewing pleasure and crafty inspiration: Source: lilybee.typepad.com via Aly on Pinterest What a fabulous way to use up paper scraps. And a butt-kicking design to boot! Source: pebblesinc.blogspot.com via Aly on Pinterest I just love subtle misting like this. Love the banner mask too–so pretty! Source:Continue reading “five latest pins”

five latest pins

Here are five of my latest pinterest pins to inspire you: Source: twopeasinabucket.com via Aly on Pinterest I LOVE this travel page–the mock polaroids with typed journaling, the twine lines, the map background. Awesome. Source: twopeasinabucket.com via Aly on Pinterest I love the soft colors, the distressed sunrays, and the whole design of this adorableContinue reading “five latest pins”

five latest pins

Source: nicholeheady.typepad.com via Aly on Pinterest I really LOVE this fresh spring color scheme! Source: eighteen25.blogspot.com via Aly on Pinterest Isn’t this gift bag adorable? Doilies and baker’s twine make me really happy! Source: iheartnaptime.net via Aly on Pinterest I think these would make adorable gift card holders or invites. Love the washi tape! Source:Continue reading “five latest pins”

pinterest made me do it!

Sometimes when I sit down to create a scrapbook layout I get inspiration from the products I’m using, or sometimes from the photos.  Sometimes I’ll use a design that I’ve already done before (scraplifting yourself saves lots of time), or I’ll find a sketch I like.  Other times I’ll turn to my Pinterest boards forContinue reading “pinterest made me do it!”