Author: vickybarone

Spread Joy, Not Germs, This Holiday Season With These Holiday Postcards

The holidays are about coming together and giving thanks. Take any Christmas classic and you’ll find that message. The jolly Whoville people and the mean, old Grinch, the bitter Ebenezer Scrooge and the generous Cratchits, even noble Rudolph and his judgmental fellow reindeers all came together in the end (despite them calling out his red nose!). This year, however, “coming together” is going to look a little different, but that doesn’t mean we can’t give thanks especially to those who deserve...

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Don’t miss the recent Redfin article I was featured in: “20 Easy Fall DIY Decor Ideas that You’ll Absolutely Love”

With leaves on the ground and pumpkin spice lattes in hand — there’s no doubt that fall is in full swing. One of our favorite things about this time of year is all the traditions that come with it, like roasting marshmallows by your backyard fire pit or watching scary movies. But nothing makes it feel like the new season is upon us like decorating our homes with festive, fall decor. Whether it’s gathering materials from your yard to create warm-colored tablescapes or visiting your...

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This year Halloween is going to look very different. Most of us will probably opt out of the traditional trick-or-treating for obvious reasons. So if you are looking for some fun ways to still celebrate with your kids, maybe you can consider an outside Halloween Party! Check out these fun ideas to make the holiday fun!This post contains affiliate links. If purchased, I will receive a commission. These fun balloons will definitely help create a whimsical and festive atmosphere! You can fill...

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Chocolate Covered St. Patrick’s Day Strawberries

This post contains affiliate links. If purchased, I will receive a commission, but the price stays the same for you! Happy Wednesday, everyone! Today we’re sharing a sweet cure for the mid-week blues! These St. Patrick’s Day-inspired strawberries are so easy to make and even easier to devour. Here’s how to make your own… Supplies: strawberries, candy melts in white and green (we used two shades of green!), Ziploc bags, scissors, a baking sheet, and wax paper. The above...

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