Adding Curb Appeal: Experimenting with Front Door Colors with Modern Masters

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Modern Masters. It includes affiliate links. This front porch is the setting for a lot of memories. It’s always been one of my mom’s favorite spots to pose her children and grandchildren. Birthdays. Holidays. Prom dates. High school graduations. So much of our childhood was preserved […]

Love all these outdoor Halloween decorations for the front porch. So much spooky fun and inspiration at AttaGirlSays.com

I hear a real witch lives here. She lures you in with pretty pumpkins… and promises of sweets and treats… but before you know it… your head’s on a stake. Alas, poor Yorick, indeed! Welcome, friends, to my Halloween front porch. No need to be afraid. We’re all friends here, so let’s continue with the tour. That witch […]

Kids love playing with their food, so why not throw a Halloween bash that encourages it! So many great ideas for Halloween snacks, crafts and activities, like a drinkable potions bar at AttaGirlSays.com #spookysnacks #shop #cibias

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Post includes affiliate links. Read my full disclosure policy here. #collectivebias It’s an undisputed fact: kids love playing with their food. So, I planned a fun pre-Halloween porch party for Jackson and some neighborhood pals. On the […]

Scrapbook Paper Pumpkins: Learn two different methods for making pretty fall pumpkins out of scrapbook paper

You know I’m always up for a party, especially a Halloween party that lasts all week long. Today, I’m sharing a tutorial for how to make gorgeous pumpkins for your fall and Halloween decor using scrapbook paper. It’s all part of the Halloween Bash Blog Hop organized by Toni at Design Dazzle. More than 110 […]

Planning a Star Wars birthday party? Check out these epic Star Wars party ideas -- food, decorations, games, party favors, cool invitations.

Disclosure: This post includes affiliate links. Read my full disclosure policy here. When you’re planning an 8th birthday celebration for two superfans, you need epic Star Wars party ideas! We’re talking original Star Wars good, not second-rate sequels! Jackson recently celebrated his 8th birthday, and we had a joint party with his BFF since their […]

These painted metallic beaded bracelets are so easy to make with wooden beads, leather cording and metallic paint. The mixed metals look is hot in fashion right now, and these will work silver, gold, bronze and platinum accessories.

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by DecoArt, but I only share products that I love. Read my full disclosure policy here. What’s not to love about fall fashion? Sweaters. Boots. Oversized handbags. Chunky jewelry. Today, I’m sharing a painting project that is all about making something pretty for  you — not your home. You can […]

These 6 tips for choosing furniture for your home will save you from costly mistakes. And they'll help you design and furnish a home you love, now and in the future. Read more at AttaGirlSays.com

I had purchased “grownup furniture” before. But I don’t think I was ever so excited about a furniture delivery as I was on that Saturday morning when the china cabinet arrived. The cabinet was our first purchase together as a married couple, and I was so excited to fill it with our china, crystal and […]

Download these Captain America Printable Party Invitations and  S.H.I.E.L.D. badges at AttaGirlSays.com plus find lots of other great Captain America party ideas

When I’m planning a party, I like to carry the theme through as many elements as possible and really focus on the details. So, when we were throwing our recent Captain American party, I wanted to make some memorable invitations that would set the tone for the event. With my husband’s help, I created these […]

Love this handpainted wood sign for the playroom. And it's easy to make with paint and letters from the craft store.

Last week when I took you on a tour of  the pretty and organized garage I helped design for Chic Chateau, I promised I’d also be sharing some tutorials for the projects I worked on. First up is this really easy hand painted wood sign — perfect for a playroom. It’s made from two reclaimed […]

Stenciled & Stained Wooden Planter Boxes #woodprojectshoa with AttaGirlSays.com

Disclosure: I received free product and compensation from Minwax, but all opinions are my own. And I only write about products that I love. Read my full disclosure policy here. I’m back again today with a quick-and-easy crafty how-to video showing you how you can create an expensive inlaid wood look with stain and stencils. […]