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Winter Decorations: Snowman Wreath

Celebrate the chilly season with this easy winter decoration! Our easy, no-sew no-glue snowman wreath can be made in one afternoon. For more winter decoration ideas, check out snowman door decorating kit, a fun collection of DIY outdoor winter decor, and 25+ Best Winter Wreaths. I saw this cute duct tape wreath by Jones Design […] The …

11 Easy DIY Christmas Cards

Spread some Christmas magic with one of these easy DIY Christmas cards. Get crafty and in the Christmas spirit and send some Christmas cheer. Need more Christmas craft ideas: Christmas gifts to make for tweens, Christmas crafts for kids, and advent calendar garlands. While holiday greetings in all forms are certainly welcome this time of […] The …

Recessed Light Fixtures for a Low Ceiling

Wondering how to install lights in a basement with a low ceiling and shallow clearance? We found a great affordable light fixture for low ceilings! This thin LED light requires only 3/4″ clearance and is easy to install.   See more about our basement remodel updates here, including the exposed ceiling in the rest of the […] The …

How to Create a Nutcracker Themed Christmas Dinner

There’s nothing like the holiday season, and it’s even better when you can enjoy it outside. Leslie Saeta of My 100 Year Old Home shared how she transformed her patio into a holiday paradise even a nutcracker would love, with some help from The Home Depot! I am so excited to share with you my Christmas Nutcracker Dinner that …

Holiday Greenery on Display in Our Entryway

Looking to spruce up your entryway for the holidays? Amanda Fontenot of Amanda Fontenot Blog was able to revamp her front entryway for the holidays with some help from The Home Depot. Check out her blog post below for tips and tricks on adding holiday decor to your space — inside and out!  I absolutely love the holidays …

A School Garden Thrives In Challenging Times

How can a school garden survive this pandemic? It takes courageous educators, some determined parents and a lot of community support. Here’s an inner-city school garden that just keeps on giving, despite the blocks and hurdles that the COVID-19 pandemic has imposed on our schools.  The Garden Club at Daniel A. Grout Elementary School in southeast Portland, …

Blueberry Scone Recipe

Homemade blueberry scones for the win! Sweet (but not too sweet) they’ll pair perfectly with a warm drink on a chilly day. Stave off the chill with a batch of Homemade Wassail or Gourmet Peppermint Hot Cocoa.   Tips for making this Blueberry Scone Recipe Getting the texture and moisture right in a baked scone […] The …

Useful Stocking Stuffers under $10 for Dad and Mom

Useful stocking stuffers are the best! Find things Mom and Dad need under $10. Plan ahead and find some great ideas with our list. More gift guides: gift ideas for cat lovers, gift ideas for everyone on your list, and sentimental gift ideas. Christmas time is coming, we love to get ahead on what we […] The …