DIY Metallic Pumpkins

Forget orange pumpkins. We’re going for gold. This DIY project is straight from the pages of Pinterest. The best part? Replicate the idea through Thanksgiving as centerpieces or place holders. Metallic puts a modern twist on a traditional decoration. Here’s what you need: spray paint (gold, white, silver + others). Small pumpkins. Scrap paper. Place your pumpkins on paper. Choose a color for each one and begin spraying. I recommend two…. Read more

Sparkles, Sweets and Spiked Cider

There’s a love/hate relationship I have with holiday parties. The love part comes in attending them. Who doesn’t like food buffets and a holiday-themed martini? But it seems Pinterest has really packed on the pressure to make even the smallest soiree a DIY stunner. So, I appreciate when crafty ideas are easy to replicate. Not all of us have a glue gun at home. I enjoyed a weekend holiday party…. Read more