• Simple and easy Halloween fun

    Our Festive Halloween Weekend

    With Halloween being on a week day, this weekend just before was sure to be packed with fun! Our fun started on Friday with Pumpkin Patch day at Asher’s school. I was able to volunteer with the pumpkin guts station. Surprisingly kids were not all that interested in playing in the insides of a pumpkin. Asher was able to visit…

  • Stress Free Thanksgiving Planning

    4 Tips for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

    The holidays are upon us! Believe it or not Halloween is next week?! Though it feels like everyone is jumping straight from Halloween to Christmas, there is another scrumptious holiday in there we can’t forget about.  Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is a time to gather with our people over a delicious meal. A time to reflect on the last year and soak…

  • Halloween Home Decor

    Halloween Home Tour 2018

    I am a lover of holidays and also holiday decorations. Christmas is usually the only holiday of the year where I go all out but I also like put some Halloween (and autumn) love around the house when the weather starts to cool.  Over the years I have opted for purchasing fewer, more intentional pieces rather than lots of decorations…

  • The Holidays Simplified

    Simplifying the Holidays

    Can you believe it is already October? The leaves are falling, the weather is getting (somewhat) cooler, and pumpkins can be spotted everywhere.┬áThe holidays are upon us! I love the holidays! This is my favorite time of the year! As soon as September rolls around I am ready to begin putting out the Halloween decorations and starting planning Christmas parties.…

  • Easy front porch fall decor

    Simple Front Porch Decorating for Fall

    We are solidly into October now and I thought it would be fun to share the fall touches on our front porch.  Fall is my favorite season. It is the gatekeeper season of the holidays. As soon as the weather begins to cool, I am flooded with feelings of nostalgia and can’t wait to put up decorations and begin celebrating…

  • Fun Filled fall season

    Enjoying Simple Fall Fun This Season

    These last few weeks have been full of so much fall fun! This fall has been so wonderful! The weather has been *mostly* great and I am not drowning in work like I did last year. I have been able to spend so much time really enjoying this season. This year we were able to visit the pumpkin patch, decorate…

  • Happy Halloween

    Happy Halloween

    This Halloween was filled with rain, rain, and more rain. Oh yea and high winds and threat of tornadoes so needless to say we had zero trick or treaters. But no worries the hubs and I filled the night with some good ol’ scary movie watching. Though the day’s weather was a bust I enjoyed some Halloween festivities including some…

  • Budget Friendly Fall Decor

    Budget-Friendly Fall Decor

    I have a love for all the seasons, but there is just something about the fall season and fall decor that makes me super happy. This year was especially exciting as it is the first holiday season in our new home and I couldn’t wait to begin decorating. Now if I had it my way, I would head straight to…