{DIY advent calendar}


It hit me today: Tomorrow is already the first of December!! I have been planning on making an Advent Calendar for a while now, but forgot all about it until this morning.. Ooops! So, I quickly went shopping for supplies and assembled this year’s Advent Calendar this morning. A little side note: In Germany, Christmas […]

{nifty thrifty sunday #33}


Welcome to this week’s {nifty thrifty sunday}! We just got back from the flea market. It was unsuccessful, but fun. We went a little earlier than usual and it was nice beating the crowd for once. :) What have you been up to this weekend? Here are some of my favorites from last week’s {nifty thrifty […]

{make it merry: 14 days & 14 DIY ideas}


A few weeks ago, the lovely Diane of home sweet homemade asked me to be part of the blog collaboration Make it Merry, honoring Winter and Christmas time. I loved the idea and was really excited when she asked me to post about Wreaths & Door Swags. All in all there are 14 days & 14 DIY ideas. I’m […]

{floral friday #37}


Wow! Has it really been over a month since my last {floral friday} post?! So, welcome to this week’s month’s {floral friday}! Today, I have several flowers to share with you and some of them I don’t even know the name of.. Oops! While the hubby and I were enjoying being in our other home, Texas, […]

{cinnamon roll muffins}


It’s my first post (with the exception of {nifty thrifty sunday}) since we’re back in Germany and I’ve missed blogging an awful lot! I missed all of you!! But before starting today’s post, I wanted to shout out a huge THANK YOU to all the fabulous Guest Bloggersthat shared a little about themselves and their […]