Harvest Mantel Banner

Learn how to dress up a simple burlap banner for a simple fall/harvest look

Every fall I go through a bit of an internal struggle. After back-to-school, what goes up...Halloween decor? Fall? For years, Halloween has won out and creepy fun decor has overtaken the house. This year, I decided to take a bit of a different direction and embrace simple fall decor featuring a fun harvest mantel banner. Between the change in holiday decor and the fact that I will have only one official trick-or-treater out making the rounds this year I am close to near breakdown... I know. First world problems, right? Time to move past the seasonal whining and onto the … [Read more...]

Spooky Graveyard Pudding Cups

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Hi, everyone! My name is Jamie and I blog over at Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom. I'm so happy to be a new contributor here at Snap! On weekdays, you can usually find me working in my office until the moment the school bus arrives with my two elementary-aged kids. (I'm very fortunate the bus stop is right at our driveway.) Almost always, the first thing out of their mouths is, "What's for snack?" I rarely have special after-school snacks prepared for them. I usually I give them fruit, yogurt or granola bars. Occasionally, I'll stop work early and if my son's daily (online) behavior … [Read more...]

10 Beautiful Thanksgiving Tablescapes

10 Absolutely Beautiful Thanksgiving Tablescapes

I know we're not even to Halloween yet, but have you started thinking about your Thanksgiving tablescape yet? These 10 absolutely beautiful Thanksgiving tablescapes will surely inspire you to create a memorable Thanksgiving gathering with friends and family to celebrate the many things you're grateful for.   Loving this cream, black and gold Thanksgiving tablescape from Just Destiny. Gold Thanksgiving table from A Pumpkin and a Princess. Pretty Thanksgiving tablescape with touches of plum from Lia Griffith. Thanksgiving table with natural elements from Apartment … [Read more...]

15 Pumpkin Crafts We’d Love to Make

Pumpkin Crafts 2014 via Snap Creativity

No matter how much pumpkin you throw around from October to December, it's never enough. From the delicious pumpkin recipes we posted last week to the fabulous fall pumpkin crafts below, we're giving you a healthy dose of the orange stuff. ... ... 15 Pumpkin Crafts ... Bias tape pumpkin pillow from The Craft Patch ... Paper strip pumpkin from Two Paper Divas ... Thrift shop junk pumpkins from Organized Clutter ... Yarn pumpkin garland from Honest to Nod ... Black and white glam pumpkin from A Pumpkin and a Princess ... Easy rolled paper pumpkin craft from One … [Read more...]

15+ Fabulous Fall Mantels

Black and white with pops of gold for a fall mantel from A Thoughtful Place

Decorate your fireplace mantel or create a fall vignette in your home now and it will last through Thanksgiving. A lot of these mantels feature natural elements or were created from things already on hand, which just proves that you don't have to spend a ton of money to create a cozy fall mantel in your home, in which to enjoy those cool fall days. Inexpensive fall mantel from House of Hoff. Neutral Thanksgiving mantel with pops of aqua from The Lily Pad Cottage. This mostly white fall mantel from Liz Marie is absolutely gorgeous! This rustic chalkboard mantel from Nest of Posies … [Read more...]

20 Tantalizing Pumpkin Recipes

20 Tantalizing Pumpkin Recipes via Snap

I may not be a huge fan of colder weather (brrrrr) but I am a huge fan of any dessert or baked good that calls for pumpkin. Though we should enjoy pumpkin year round, it seems the bulk of pumpkin recipes start hitting virtual recipe boxes around September. Here are the ones making me drool. ... ... 20 Tantalizing Pumpkin Recipes ... Pumpkin pie spice coconut oil granola from Lovely Little Kitchen ... Pumpkin French toast muffins with cinnamon streusel topping from Cooking Classy ... Pumpkin olive oil cake with brown butter glaze from Oh Sweet Basil ... Pumpkin empanadas … [Read more...]

Free Fall Printable

Free Fall Printable

Hi Friends!  Can you believe we are down to the last few months of the year.  I just love this time of year, it's gorgeous and everything smells like someone has been busy baking all kinds of Fall treats. Now that the Fall season is in full swing, everywhere you look you see the warm golden tones in the leaves, pumpkins adorning indoor and outdoor decor, and the return of Pumpkin Spice Lattes.  I'm celebrating this warm and cozy season with a Free Fall Printable. You can easily download a copy of this Free Fall Printable HERE. Once you download the printable open it in a program like … [Read more...]

Halloween Giveaway

Vintage Halloween Treat Bags

Fall is one of my favorite times of year, in large part because I get to pull out all of my Halloween goodies. Each year I plan a fun dinner for my family and this year is no exception... Generally our dinner is "creepy," but this year I decided to go for a clean, vintage vibe. While I was out shopping for a few items, I grabbed doubles so that I could share them with you as part of a fun Halloween Giveaway! Here are a few of the items I picked up... First I came across these fun vintage Halloween treat bags. I've scooped them up and will be pairing them with some black and white … [Read more...]

Fabulous Fall Porches

Fabulous Fall Porch Decor - so many beautiful ideas!

  Today we're sharing a collection of beautiful and festive fall front porches. I love the idea of decorating your porch for fall instead of Halloween specifically, because it will last you through Halloween & Thanksgiving, right up until you're ready to decorate your porch for Christmas! Add one of these fall wreaths to your front door to complete the look! The fabulous reclaimed wood sign along with the mint/aqua front door are perfection - seen on Fox Hollow Cottage. Beautiful color palette on this front porch from City Farmhouse. Traditionally decorated fall decorated porch … [Read more...]

15 Candy Corn Halloween Treats

15 Candy Corn Halloween Treats

I'm pretty sure everything candy corn should be available—and eaten—year round. I doubt there's a more traditional Halloween candy than the humble candy corn...and I doubt there's one with more sugar. In fact, I don't dare look at the ingredients list; I much prefer inhaling them oblivious to sugar content. In honor of this seasonal treat, I've rounded up 15 candy corn Halloween treats. Good luck deciding which one to make! ... ... 15 Candy Corn Halloween Treats ... Love these candy corn cookies from The Crafting Chicks. ... These candy corn rice krispie treats from Chef in … [Read more...]