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Fresh Evergreen Christmas Swag in 10 Minutes

This beautiful Christmas swag is unbelievably easy to make, for almost free! All you need is 10 minutes, a mixed variety of botanical clippings, some twine and a couple of ribbons! For more DIY Christmas decor, see How to Decorate a Christmas Tree like a Professional, Snowman Door Decoration, and 30 Ways to use Evergreen […] The …

Installing Custom Wood Pre-Hung Doors | Basement Remodel

As we remodel our 1960’s house, we’re installing custom doors in the basement to match the original wood doors. This video shows our tips and tricks for hanging new doors.  See all of our basement remodel vlogs and projects here.  This post contains affiliate links. Learn more and read our full disclosure policy here. About […] The …

Hanging Stockings Without a Mantel or Fireplace

No mantel? No fireplace? No problem! Hanging stockings without a mantel is simple! And it works whether you have a fireplace or not. And when you’re thinking about filling those stockings, we’ve got some ideas for you: Tween and Teen Stocking Stuffers and Stocking Stuffers for Mom and Dad and Stocking Stuffers for Little Kids […] The …

Little Kid Stocking Stuffers

Little kid stocking stuffers that they will love! Find items they will love around $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. Thanksgiving is over and it is time to get ready for Christmas! We are […] The …

11 Ways to Reuse Old Calendars

Reuse old calendars as you put up the new with these amazing craft ideas! Recycel and reuse those pretty pictures to make something new. If you are in the crafty mood after you reuse your calendars, try a 4×4 craft, indoor winter crafts for kids, or canvas art projects. The year may be over, but […] The …

How to Raise Stair Treads to Fix Uneven Steps

When we added new flooring in our 1970’s home remodel, it made the top basement stair taller than the others. See how we easily and quickly raised the stair treads to fix the uneven steps and correct the rise of the staircase.  See all of our basement remodel vlogs and projects here.  Pssst: Our once-a-year […] The …

Gingerbread House Ideas and Tips

Start a new family tradition or add something new to an old one! These gingerbread house ideas and time-tested tips and tricks for planning, assembling, and decorating your creation will help you along the way. Here’s the Never-Fail Gingerbread Recipe and while you’re at it, try a Gingerbread Sugar Scrub or Chewy Gingerbread Cookies!   […] The …

Gingerbread House Recipe

This gingerbread house recipe is time-tested and allows you unlimited options to be creative! Plus, it tastes delicious 😉  Also try our Pumpkin Steamers Recipe, 11 Delicious Holiday Treat Recipes and Christmas Breakfast Ideas Gingerbread House Recipe When you’re building a gingerbread house from scratch, the gingerbread recipe you use makes a big difference. Be sure to […] The …

Stocking Stuffers For Teens Under $10

Teen stocking stuffers that they will love! Find items they will love 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. Teens can sometimes seem hard to buy for! Especially when it comes to stocking stuffers. […] The …

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 …