Holiday

Free Printable Happy Holidays Labels

Coffee is one of my favorite gifts around the holiday.  With the cold winter weather, I love to curl up with a cup of my favorite brew and a good design book.  I could sit like that in front of a fireplace for hours if Little Bug would let me! Traditionally, when I create coffee […] Read more…

Christmas Trees at Mount Vernon

We’re very lucky this time of year to live so close to the Washington’s home, Mount Vernon.  Decked out in the colonial holiday spirit, it’s always a special time to visit the estate and admire all of the beautiful Christmas decorations.  This year, Little Bug and I, spent quite a bit of time meandering through […] Read more…

Handmade Peppermint Chocolate Coffee Spoons

  Although coffee is one of my favorite treats, it’s made even tastier around the holidays with a hint of peppermint and chocolate.  A fun way to add these two delightful flavors into your drink is by stirring it with a peppermint chocolate spoon.  The chocolate and peppermint bits melt into the hot loveliness, leaving […] Read more…

Free Printable Christmas Tree Gift Tags

One of my favorite parts of the holidays is wrapping presents.  I love taking the special gifts that I found for each person and packaging them up in a beautiful way.  After covering in gift wrap, tying with ribbon and topping with a bow, I love add the finishing touch – a gift tag. There […] Read more…

Holiday Craft Features in Bird’s Party Magazine

The holidays are upon us and, like every year, I am quite excited.  We started off the season early this weekend by baking sugar cookies and finding new Christmas music for our IPod.  Always need to be ready in the car for the unexpected holiday traffic jam! If you like celebrating and entertaining around the […] Read more…

Etched Glass Thanks Candle Holders

This Thanksgiving I’ve been focusing on decorating our mantel area.  Although we have had a mantel for years (it was actually one of the main selling features to originally buying our home), I feel like it is always the last space to get any special treatment around Thanksgiving.  Primarily it’s because my focus is on the tablescape […] Read more…

Free Printable Thanksgiving Leftovers Tags

Every year Mr. Mountaineer reminds me that we need to make even more food for Thanksgiving to guarantee his favorite thing – leftovers.  He could eat the Thanksgiving feast for at least a week afterwards!  Between the extra slices of cheesecake, pumpkin pie, sweet potatoes, ham, etc, he’s pretty set for dinner for awhile, which […] Read more…

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

It’s no secret. The holidays are my favorite time of year. From cookie baking to Christmas shopping, it’s always hard for me to pick a favorite part. So with the holiday shopping season right around the corner, I’m really excited to share with you some of the new items that we have in our shop […] Read more…

1 2