Fourth of July Front Porch Ideas


Today, I would like to share with you some patriotic, and fun,  Fourth of July Front Porch Ideas. Red,white, and blue decor is a classic American tradition. We love to mix in some burlap for a rustic touch, but also stick with the classics. Our family always enjoys welcoming guests, and setting an inviting entrance on our front porch really sets the mood for a great

Monday Funday Link Party {#7}


Welcome to Monday Funday! Every Monday you can link up your crafts / DIY Ideas / recipes to not just one, but FIVESIX awesome blogs: C.R.A.F.T. // Lines Across // Uncommon Designs // That’s What Che Said // Creatively Living// & our newest co-host: View Along the Way That’s right, SIX instead of 5 blogs! Here’s the deal, we decided it would be be FUN to add a 6th rotating hostess to the Monday

Mini Halloween Apothecary Jars

mini halloween apothecary jars

Halloween is just around the corner, but we have one more Halloween project for you! Mini Halloween Apothecary Jars… These adorable little jars are the perfect touch for your Halloween decor! Let’s get started…   Supplies Needed for Mini Halloween  Apothecary Jars… 1 package multi-sized mini bottles with cork tops 1 package extra small screw eyes Label stickers of choice Sprinkles in Halloween Colors Jute

4th of July Apothecary Jars

4th of July Apothecary Jars

When I think about the summer and the 4th of July, my mind goes to visions of the beach! Neutral colors and texture! So with that on my mind, here is my beach version of our  4th of July Apothecary Jars…  I wanted to capture the feeling of summer in this festive set of 4th of July Apothecary Jars. They are filled with beach sand {craft tip: each one has

Valentine Apothecary Jars… Faith, Hope, and Love

Valentine Apothecary Jars

  It is hard to believe that we are well on our way to Valentine’s Day! Last year I posted on January 31st about “LOVE is a Verb” . I never would have anticipated what would  occur less than 24 hours later, that would totally  consume my life, Trish’s life, and our family’s lives for the next year. On February 1st last year, we lost my father-in-law {

Oh JOY Apothecary Jars ….the Christmas countdown is on!!

Joy Apothecary Jars Christmas Countdown Uncommon

Ok…see that photo…look closely…very closely…yes I have been a day behind!! My kiddos informed me of this tonight, that in fact there are only 13 days left! Soooo…as of tomorrow, the “12” days of Christmas begins…lots to do to get ready for Christmas morning!! How about you? Bonnie **check out how to make these adorable jars by clicking over to our “BOO” and “JOY” apothecary

Fall Apothecary Jars

Fall Apothecary Jars

“give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus”  1 Thessalonians 5:18 I don’t know about you, but this is not always easy for me, so during this fall season I felt I needed a constant reminder of the need to give thanks always… This fall seasonal version of my apothecary jars really sets the mood for my home!

“BOO” and “JOY” Apothecary Jars Revisited…

Boo Apothecary Jars Uncommon 2010

Have you seen these “BOO” Apothecary Jars… How About These “JOY” Apothecary Jars…    We were looking back over all of our posts from the past year, and by far, these two projects have had the most interest on our little blog!! It never fails, each week these continue to rank very high in our stats. Of course with the beginning Pinterest , well, let’s just say we have been