Makeover your Mantel for the Holidays!

It's all in the {DETAILS} when decorating for the Holidays, and decking out your mantel is a must!  I've designed my mantel with lots of greenery (real and fake), berries, candles, ornaments, stockings, and of course good ole' Saint Nicholas! I have this artificial garland that I use every … [Read more...]

The Simplest Pinecone Wreath!


I love the look of wreaths filled with pinecones, and was about 5 seconds from buying two over the weekend, until I looked at the price tag.  I was not paying $25 for pinecones, when my own backyard is filled with these lovely organic treasures.  But before putting the pinecone wreaths (that I … [Read more...]

Wonderful Winter Wreaths

Before creating my Holiday Wreath to hang on the front door for the Holidays, I got my search on....  And here are some of my favorites ~ {Welcome}circular wreath + front door = A true WELCOME statement {Classic Beauty}{Whimsical} Truly a FAVORITE!{Elegant} Love the gold decor … [Read more...]

Day One: CYBER MONDAY – Free Shipping after $75

This week is BIG...every day I will be making an exciting announcement...And this is the first...{CYBER MONDAY is Here!}Place an order for $75 or more and your shipping is FREE. HUGE Savings on SO MANY items! New Weekly OUTLET Deals November Sale ItemsVery Merry DealsGo to:{My Willow House … [Read more...]

Home for the Holidays

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!  We spent a great few days with family in New Jersey, and headed back to the ADKs (a.k.a., the Adirondacks) on Friday and it sure was cold...the temps are definitely dropping, winter is coming, and the holidays will be here before you know it! … [Read more...]

Happy Thanksgiving to All!

The year has turned its circle, The seasons come and go. The harvest all is gathered in And chilly north winds blow. Orchards have shared their treasures, The fields, their yellow grain, So open wide the doorway~ Thanksgiving comes … [Read more...]

My Winter Wreath Creation


In the midst of preparing for Thanksgiving and taking care of my two crazy fun and amazing children, I had a few ~ very few ~ moments of downtime to create this Holiday wreath...I have to say, I'm quite happy with it! I'm always searching the web for new ideas and inspiration.  One of my … [Read more...]

Trouble at TJs

I had some 'me' time this afternoon and what did I do??? ...went to TJ Maxx and got into major trouble with $$$, but scored some awesome pieces that I couldn't leave behind!  If I bought these same items at other stores, I would have spent $100s, but everything in the picture totaled less than … [Read more...]

Rustic, yet Refined Retreat

Architect, Stan Dixon, and designer, Kathleen Rivers, created this rustic, yet refined retreat in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.  They incorporated modern amenities and style, with comfortable and durable fabrics and finishes.  Many of the architectural elements are recycled … [Read more...]

Nature Inspired Design

With everyone being more conscious of the environment, the words {ECO-FRIENDLY}&{GREEN} are apart of our every day language.  Nature has inspired not only how we live, but the designs that surround us.  We infuse elements of nature into our homes by adding shells, branches, and … [Read more...]