October is here…which means Christmas is in a few weeks..

Is it me or did the summer fly by, September was gone in 2 eye blinks and now it’s October? It’s like the holidays are literally around the corner and Christmas will be here in no time. Here are some snippets of my office. I changed some stuff around and added new decor like this…

Happy Thanksgiving! My tablescape with Sparkle & Dine…

Hello. I hope you all are enjoying the aromas and good food in the comfort of your families and friends. Today I share some decorating that is a collaboration with Sparkle and Dine, a company that creates themed parties in a box. I used items I had on hand and added Sparkle and Dine’s faux…

Shopping with PinkLion for the holidays…

A while back I was introduced to PinkLion which is a company that curates products from  independent brands to bring you a seletion of modern, crafty essentials. I was gifted a print by Latte Design in my favorite theme: coffee. Anyone who knows me knows I live for my Dunkin Donuts and McCafe coffee beverages….

Have a Spooktacular Halloween…

Have any plans for tonight? It’s cold and super windy here and the leaves are high in the sky like tornado debri. It really is a perfect setting for Halloween. I will be someplace warm and engulfed in the first home game of the season for the Bucks. I love nba season and it’s one…

Tuesday’s Tips: how to transition your patio for fall

It’s starting to become crisp at night and you may be more inclined to stay inside once the sun starts to set. Well here are a few ways to get more use out of your patio for the fall months. Texture Adding a few cable knit or plaid throws are great to keep warm when…

My $6 thanksgiving decor for a beverage station

I wanted to create a real tablescape but I only have a desk in my place. I don’t have a real dining table because my den area is my office. That could have been a dining room but I would rather have a room for something useful. So after thinking, I figured if I did…

Easy Thanksgiving Table Decor and traditions..

You’re going to have food on the table or desserts so you don’t want a centerpiece that will take up too much room. Use small gourds and pumpkins that you spraypainted and intermingle with vegetables and moss for a natural display. Contain everything in a shoebox lid. I love the idea of decorating with veggies…

My October…

The weather can be gloomy and I hate how wet leaves gets stuck to your shoes and car. At the same time what better rainy Autumn days than watching spooky scary movies… I love to see bright orange and red trees and it makes me pause and appreciate Wisconsin….cuz lord knows come winter I curse…

Inexpensive decor & garland ideas using paper lunch bags!!!

I’m saying though….who would think to use paper bags as decor. Evidently these creative people and I am biting the above idea for a work event. A lady in our dept is retiring so this will be fun and festive. I will add letters to the bags to say congrats etc. When you factor the…

Happy Halloween…

Annually I look forward to watching all the talk shows & their Halloween specials, the unique costumes, creative party ideas I can steal for clients…but it’s different this year. None of my shows on dvr has their usual. Everyone is in either postponing or just doing it next year. Shout out to any readers on…