Show + Tell No. 142

Woodland embroidery hoop wreath via @thelovelymrsp

Did you know that I am hosting a special holiday edition of Show + Tell through December 7, with a couple dozen other bloggers. Be sure to link up all of your holiday projects and have them seen on all the blogs at once! There's always room in the world for a few more pretty things, right? Today I am just highlighting a few pretty things from last week's Show + Tell that can't be missed. Show + Tell Highlights When Kim, from Made in a Day links up, it's always something wonderful. I think she does a particularly great job with wreaths and holiday decor. I am totally digging the way she's … [Read more...]

Show + Tell: Holiday Share

Holiday Share

One of my favorite days of the week is Wednesday (though Friday always comes in at a close second). Each Wednesday I get to review all of the fun links you've shared during Show + Tell. So much good stuff. Today, I am sharing a Show + Tell special edition... I've teamed up with 25+ awesome blogs to host a special linky FOR CHRISTMAS PROJECTS that will be open through December 7. You can link up at any of the participating blogs + your post will show up on all of them! Design Dazzle | Simply Designing | Made From Pinterest | Mommy Crusader | kiki comin Frog Prince Paperie | Clean and … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 141: Thanksgiving Ideas

8 great ideas for Thanksgiving via @snapconf

I am a planner. I like to plan things well in advance and will be the first to admit I am not all that spontaneous. The fact that we still haven't finalized our Thanksgiving Day plans and I don't have a set menu makes me slightly ill. Rather than be down in the dumps though, I am going to take a glass is half full approach to things and appreciate how much more I can truly enjoy all of the fantastic Thanksgiving ideas that are still being shared at Show + Tell each Wednesday. Today I am excited to share a few of the fun Thanksgiving-ish posts I've been checking out this week! Show + … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 140: Fall Food

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Oh brrrr. It's been COLD outside this week. I love that living in Utah I get all four seasons, but I am starting to think that summer should be like nine of the months and then we can have rain, cold and snow for just the remaining three...I could handle that... In any event, I am more interested in curling up on the couch than anything else these days, so I thought I would share some fun fall comfort food today. Show + Tell Highlights If you read my blog for any amount of time, you have probably figured out that I am a bit of a freak for all things fall, especially pinecones! Tell me … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 139: Fall Ideas

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The weather has taken a real turn for the cold here in Utah. While I am mourning for the warm days of summer, I am excited for the holidays that are right around the corner. We've got our traditional pie night coming up, Thanksgiving...so many fun things in the next month. You must be on the same page, because there were so many great autumn posts shared in last week's link party. Today I thought I'd share some of my favorite fall ideas. Show + Tell Highlights Holly is hands down one of the most talented people I know. She's got a great eye for trends and I always love her posts. Free … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 138: Eight Great Fall Projects

Fall Projects

Brrr. It's been so stinking cold outside the last two days! While I am sure our crazy Utah weather will warm up at least one or two more times, the current temperatures have me in the mood for fall. So today's eight great fall projects are coming to you direct from my couch, where I am curled up with a blanket and The Voice. Show + Tell Highlights Marie, from Blooming Homestead, won one of our Snap ticket giveaways a few weeks ago and I've been having such fun getting to know her though her posts. Check out this cute thankful sign. I am totally crushing on the little decorative burlap … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 137: Cute Halloween Ideas

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I am suffering from a slight bout of Halloween depression. I only have one little trick-or-treater left. His older brothers have decided they are "too old" at least one or two years too early for my taste. It appears there is nothing left but to live through you guys and your phenomenal projects. I thought today I would share a few of the cute¬†Halloween ideas shared in last week's linky. Show + Tell Highlights I am a sucker for "31" projects and I love this cheerful Halloween pillow. Thirty One Pillow via The Happy Scraps Holy cow. An adorable Halloween "wreath" for less than $5? Yes, … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 136: Halloween Ideas

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I am typically pretty invested in my Halloween decorating. This year, I decided to go with a simple harvest theme in my house. I haven't had a giant change of heart. Basically I am trying to make sure that I don't have Halloween decor up for Thanksgiving this year. Since I am feeling a little depressed about my lack of scary, I am going to highlight some fun Halloween projects that were linked up. Show + Tell Highlights I love the girls from My Sister's Suitcase and today I am doing something I rarely do...sharing two of their projects (totally fair since there are two sisters)! Gumball … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 134

Quick #Fall Wall Art #HomeDecor #SamanthaTaylor-001

Happy Show + Tell everyone! I am so excited to see what you've been up to...I've decided that I can no longer look at Show + Tell links before I've had dinner. I start craving all sorts of crazy goodness like these maple bacon cookies and I am trying to stay away from sugar! There were about a million tasty recipes posted to Show + Tell last week and I encourage you to go peruse. However this week, I wanted to showcase a few of my favorite craft projects. Show + Tell Highlights Subway art is a fall must and I was so excited to see this fun version pop up from my friend Samantha. Fall … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 133: Fall Crafting

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Yesterday marked the first day of autumn...also known as the kick-off to busy season 'round these parts. I am obsessed with fall. Really. So today, I thought I'd share a few of my favorite fall projects from last week's linky. Show + Tell Highlights First up is this lovely chalkboard sign from Liz...I thought maybe I was over chalkboard until I saw this bad boy! DIY Chalkboard Sign via Love Grows Wild I saw this pretty mod podge pumpkin post in my reader and loved it. I was so happy to see it shared in the linky! So pretty. Coastal Pumpkins via Crafts by Courtney Speaking of pumpkin … [Read more...]