Barnacle Travels ~ Gift Ideas for the Traveler

Ever wonder what to get for a the Traveler in your family? Or want to include travel experiences in your home decor? Maybe you want your decor to display the country in which you were born or a national holiday? Barnacle Travels is the site to find handmade travel gifts and home decor. I’m a […]

DIY Noel Sign for $5!

I’ve made quite a few of these signs lately for the shop. This idea came together when I saw the “Noel, Joy and Merry” wood cut-outs at the Target dollar section for $3 each! Next, pair it with a $2 door from Habitat and paint away! A little white paint to freshen up the door, […]

Monday Funday

Hey everyone! I’m so glad you’re here this week. Even if you’re a very infrequent crafter, I’m guess the holidays make you want to make something! Check out all of the amazing inspiration below! This week on Creatively Living, we shared some of our favorite Christmas posts we’ve shared through the years. Two of them […]

Creatively Living Christmas Favorites

Out of all of the Christmas posts we’ve shared, there are a few that stand out the most [to me]. I hope you enjoy re-visiting them too… A subtle and beautiful way to decorate The Living Room at Christmas Beautiful, Large Angel Wings festive for any holiday, actually A cheery and bright Christmas House Tour […]

Monday Funday

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The Season of Advent ~ Calendar & Decor

I think it’s important to teach my children the true meaning of Christmas. And why we celebrate. Although there are many fun advent calendars that can be opened [with chocolate inside] or activities to do; I see an advent calendar is a great way to read through the Christmas Story. My son helped me put […]

Furniture Makeover with Velvet Finishes

This month the Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest™ sponsor was Velvet Finishes, a company you’ll definitely want to check out if you’ve been considering painting furniture! It was a good experience using their product line and I loved the results! (Velvet Finishes supplied me with all of the painting products for this post, but the opinions are 100% my own.) There are a lot of advantages […]

Thanksgiving Favorites…for the last minute decorator!

Hey, I know this is last minute – but maybe it’s last minute for you too? Well, I’ve got a few easy and inexpensive Thanksgiving decoration ideas for you…  A great way to decorate and say a message is to write it out and display it! This banner just takes a little paper and ink […]

Monday Funday

Hey everyone! Thanks for stopping by! This week, Holly showed how she hung her outdoor lights. She took a new twist on this since she didn’t want poles through her yard. Check it out! Welcome back to Monday Funday Link Party, one of the biggest blog parties around! Thank you for your enthusiasm and loyalty to […]

How We Hung Our Outdoor Lights

I love our outdoor lights, they really are the icing on the cake. There are so many ways to hang outdoor light and make them look cute, cozy, and warm. I wanted to have several rows of lights hanging above the main part of our patio; however, I didn’t want to have poles sticking up […]