Valentine’s Craft: How to make Paper Hearts

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So if you have been around here for awhile you probably have noticed that I love holidays…really L-O-V-E holidays! My plan was to start a 14 day series with Valentine’s Day ideas that I wanted to share with you…but then I made my list…and yes, like I said, I love holidays…so stay tuned for lots […]

Valentine’s Day Decorations: Heart Garland


We continue our Valentine’s Week today! Along with these awesome gals, Gina from The Shabby Creek Cottage, Kellie at Nest of Posies, Amy at The Idea Room, and Charlotte from The Paper Cupcake, each day will be fun filled with Valentine’s Day ideas and a special giveaway each day. To start off the week, I shared a perfect dessert for your […]

Valentine Heart Garland

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Last week I shared our Valentine Mantel, before time slipped away even more, I wanted to be sure to share the Heart Garland tutorial with you. Many, many years ago, I learned to quill…you know the very thin paper that you wrap around a little tool and it makes curls. Well, I wanted to create […]

Valentine Mantel:Decorating with hearts

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Since I live in a house full of men, Valentine’s Day is the one holiday where I can decorate with pink, pretty ribbons and…lots and lots of hearts! Over the years I have collected many different sizes and shapes of hearts, some baskets, boxes, and even some that are ceramic. I created the Heart Garland […]

A Mantle for every Season

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As the year draws to a close, one of my favorite things to do is take a look back at the Decorating Projects that I completed. Especially now, since starting this blog, I have a special place to share all of my passions. I often have readers mention to me, that they can’t believe I get so […]

Valentine Heart Garland

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Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays. Maybe it’s the cute Valentine’s we give and receive, the flowers, the treats or maybe just the chocolate, oh how I love chocolate. I also have such a great time decorating. While I have decorated my mantle for Christmas, Winter and each of the seasons, I have never […]