Why Our Swedish Easter Looks Like Halloween

Easter like Halloween? Whaaaat? Here in Sweden our kids dress up as Easter witches - that's right, I said witches - and go door to door with a basket and a handful of drawings to exchange for candy.

Valentine Hearts – Reclaimed Wood

I have an affinity for hearts... and not just for Valentine's Day. They have their place in my home decor year-round.

Happy re. Year

Thank you everyone for a fun year of recycled, repurposed, and upcycled inspiration! You've been a great support, and I can't wait to see what you create in 2013! Until next time.

Catching Up and Advent Calendars

I won't be posting one of the many, wonderful 2012 wrap-up posts that I see swirling around cyberspace.

Friends That Create Together…

Friends that create together, stay together! Last weekend was my favorite annual gathering - our Umpteenth Annual Ornament Exchange.

The {Christmas} Writing’s on the Wall

You want to try something new. You want to make an impression. You just don't have the space. Whatever your reason for considering a repurposed Christmas tree for your wall this year, you'll LOVE these 10 ideas that inspire!   I'm so in awe of that DIY tree.

No Ordinary Christmas Tree

Warning!  These are not your Dad's Christmas trees. No, these are new thinkers. Made with reclaimed and recycled materials.

Reflections on Last Minute Holiday Decorating

This post is all about my reflections on last minute holiday decorating. No...not those kinds of reflections.

A Day’s Worth of DIY Inspiration – Christmas

Just another day's worth of DIY inspiration - this time for Christmas! It's not too late to whip up this goodness.

Thrifted – Recycled – and Something New: Holiday Decor

It was fun putting together a DIY holiday project as part of the 12 Days of Christmas event hosted by Two Girls Being Crafty.