Christmas Chalkboard Printables

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Joy to the World printable

So, decorating WAS in full fledged tornado style action and now it’s at a stand still.  My dining room is currently a storage room for all the totes with the decorations that still need to be up and out.  Now I’m focused for my last show of the year.  After tomorrow I will have to […]

The BEST Ever Corn Casserole

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The BEST corn casserole recipe

Tis’ the season for baking!!!  And my all time favorite side dish is my Memaw’s corn casserole.  I get many requests for this recipe, so I got permission to share it with all of you. (click on above image to download)   Jalapenos are technically optional, but I highly recommend them. They add great flavor, […]

Round-Up of Easy Last Minute Thanksgiving Decor and Crafts

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Easy Thanksgiving Decor and Crafts

Are you hosting a Thanksgiving meal this year and have waited until the very last minute?   Maybe you’ve been so busy preparing the menu that decor is the last thing on you mind.?  Well, I’ve rounded up a few quick things that you can either make or print, so no one will know that […]

6 Handmade Gifts for the People YOU Love!

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6 Handmade Gift Tutorials from Unexpected Elegance

Here’s a roundup of 6 of my handmade gift tutorials!  There’s something for almost everyone. 1. For the Avid Reader:  Personalized Bookmark  2.  For the Sentimental Person:  DIY Engraved Ornament Help remember a special event or send a personal message to someone you love. 3.  For the Coffee or Tea Lover:  Mug Warmer 4.  For […]

Christmas Open House and Advertising

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christmas in the country

Tomorrow is the open house at Horton’s!  This morning I went to set-up and got a sneak peak at what Karen’s been  doing for weeks to get ready for it! Here’s my space…   Of course my camera died after I took two photos, so sorry about the low quality! And here’s just a peek […]

DIY Silverware Charm Gift

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Silverware Necklace Charm tutorial from Unexpected Elegance

Today will be the last day for homemade gift tutorials, and next week I will do a wrap-up. A few of you probably know that I’ve already done a tutorial for silverware necklace charms, but today I thought I would show a super EASY method for this.  These literally take minutes to make. You need […]

33 Things You Might Not Know About Me

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Scott and I

Friday was my birthday.  I had meant to have this post up by then, but last week was a bit overwhelming.  My week started with having to make the very hard decision of putting my golden retriever, Molly, to sleep.  Scott had to go out of town for work for three days, so I had […]