• Paper Heart Garland

    Valentines Day is almost here! I shared a throwback to last years Simple Valentines day decor on Instagram and I realized that I never shared how I made my heart garland. This paper heart garland is a quick cheap DIY Valentines day craft that will add a touch of Valentines cuteness to any spot in your home! I didn’t put up my paper heart garland up right away this year because I wasn’t sure where to use it. So I kept it tucked away in my Valentines Day decor bin to be pulled out when I found a place for it. Then of course I misplaced the bin! I seriously…

  • 5 Simple ways to Decorate for Valentines Day

    You don’t have to go all out decorating for Valentines day. Simple touches are a great way to decorate for this short holiday! I am not a fan of the in your face Valentines decor and prefer to add the smaller touches around the house. Here are my five tips for Simple ways to decorate for Valentines day. 1. Add just a touch of Valentines Day Color Adding just a pop of color is a great way to add the feel of the holiday to your home. A touch of red or maybe a hint of pink is all you need to dress up the space. I like to do…

  • Farmhouse Style Valentine’s Day Decorations

    Today I have rounded up some Farmhouse Style Valentines Day decor inspired by my Sweet and Simple Valentines Decor that I used in my house this year. I wanted my decor to be mostly neutral with just the slightest pop of red. Which seams to be the opposite of what most Valentines decor in the stores is like. It is often very bright and in your face. So if you are like me and just want some simple Valentines Day decor then this is just for you!     Farmhouse Valentines Decor 1. Striped Pillow    2. XOXO Reclaimed Wood Sign  3. White Vase   4. Barnwood Arrow 1.Heart Plate  2.  Silent Night Trays   3.Flower…

  • Sweet and Simple Valentines Day decor

    Love is in the air! Valentines Day is coming up quickly! With my daughters birthday being in January, my Valentines Day decor normally get put out the first of February. Since it is such a short amount of time before the holiday I don’t go over the top with decorating. I like to keep is sweet and simple and a bit neutral. I made a heart bunting using some old book pages. You can see the tutorial on how to make the heart garland here. I love using book pages in my decor. Its a great way to add some neutral texture to a room. I am not sure what…

  • 14 Fun Valentines books for Toddlers

    I love kids books and always enjoy finding new holiday themed books. I always stop at the seasonal kids book display in the store and look over each book. I do this of course, when I am not shopping with the kids, because they would give me about 30 seconds before declaring that they wanted to move on in the store. Luckily all of our thrift stores in the area put the kids books right next to the toys, so I can easily browse there while the kids search through the toys. Each season I rotate the books out with books for the new season. By rotating the books it feels like…

  • Valentine Rice Krispie Treats

    One of our favorite treats to make in our home are Rice Krispy treats. They are quick and easy and oh so yummy! This time we switched it up some with some pink marshmallows. Arianna spotted them at the grocery store and declared that she needed to have them so that she could share them with her friends. I thought that they would make the cutest rice krispie treats for a Valentines day. Not only are these Valentine rice krispie treats a lovely shade of light pink, they also have a slight taste of strawberries from the marshmallows. Valentine Rice Krispie Treats Melt 1 package of Pink Strawberry Marshmallows and 3…