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24 September, 2022

How to Create a Fall Dough Bowl in 3 Easy Steps

Although cooler weather is still far away here in the south, I can pretend that fall has arrived! Fall décor helps to create that feeling, especially when it comes to decorating a very special favorite of mine…my grandmother’s dough bowl! However, this time I thought I would share my thought process with you, too, including a little secret that is always at the bottom of the bowl!

17 September, 2022

15 Easy Ways to Decorate with Pumpkins

OK…so am I the only one who can't wait for those big cardboard boxes of pumpkins to arrive in the stores? I know it's early, but there’s not a pumpkin in sight here…yet...and I am itching to decorate for fall! So just in case you are in the same fix I am, I am sharing 15 ways you can get your pumpkin on…without a single real pumpkin! There’s a little bit of everything… pillows, wreaths, planters, candles and more! And if you know me, it’s all easy to do! Who needs real pumpkins when this kind lasts from year to year? ;-)

10 September, 2022

10 Easy Fall Projects for a Little Head Start

CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT 10 Ways to Get a Head Start on FallOK…first let me say that I know it’s waaay too early for some of you…especially those of you in colder climates…but fall is my favorite season and I can’t wait for it to get here! It’s already showing up in the stores and fall projects are being pinned like crazy in Pinterest right now. I try to make myself wait until September 1st to start decorating, but if you are a DIYer like me, you need a little head start to get your crafting on. Sooo…I am sharing 10 super easy ways you can get a head start on fall, and you don’t even need any real pumpkins to do it!

03 September, 2022

10 Things You Can Do Right Now to Bring on Fall

CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT 10 Things You Can Do Right Now to Bring On FallYaay! It's finally here! September first always marks the first unofficial day of fall for me! This is my favorite season and I want to squeeze every minute out of it that I can! Only one's still hot and humid here in the South. So what do I do to get an early start on my fall fun? Just in case you missed them, I am re-sharing my 10 things you can do right now to hurry it up a little!

27 August, 2022

A Little Early Fall Antiquing

Yaay! I have finally been able to head over to my favorite antiquing spot...the Queen of Hearts in Alpharetta, Georgia! :-) And for me this is the perfect time to go with fall juuuust around the favorite season! Come see what I found!

20 August, 2022

Easing into Fall

Fall is my favorite season so you know I am chomping at the bit to break out the bins of décor and start decorating my home! But...I am trying to control myself since it's still August and I usually wait until September arrives. So what I have decided to do is just add a few fall touches...enough to make me happy without going full-on pumpkins! :-) Here are the five ways I am easing into fall...

13 August, 2022

Falling for Succulents

Have you noticed? Succulents are showing up everywhere in fall décor! Those wonderful little gems, both real and faux, are taking center stage in wreaths, centerpieces, place card holders and more! I am sharing six ways you can add them to your home...some DIY and some ready to purchase at your craft supply store. Who would ever have thought that succulents and pumpkins make a good pair? See for yourself...

07 August, 2022

Five Easy Accents That Just Say Farmhouse

I admit it...I love farmhouse style! But I have one home just doesn't lend itself to full-blown farmhouse and a major reno is not on the horizon any time soon! Plus I am not so sure that I can abandon my love of Country French for shiplap and open shelving. So I have discovered a way to infuse that farmhouse look without a total commitment. I add decorative elements that suggest a farmhouse. Here are my five favorites.