Dreaming of a Snowy Christmas!

Beautiful Snowy Christmas Decor and a 2017 Holiday Blogger Home Tour!

I’m dreaming of a white Christmas! Seriously! I need snow! I can’t wait much longer, so I’ve gotten out all of my Snowy Christmas Decor! Along with that, I’ve joined up with a whole bunch of amazing Home Decor and DIY Bloggers to help bring you the Holiday Home Tour 2017! Be sure to check it out, below!

Have I ever told you about how much I love the snow? Like, I love it! I would totally move to Alaska if the opportunity were ever to smack me in the face! (It hasn’t yet, but I’m still hoping!)… Oh but did I also mention that I live in South-Western Ontario?! Whomp-whomp! Total snow fail!

We have had a few really, really good snow seasons since I’ve lived here, and I am totally convinced that this winter is going to be another one! (It better be anyways, or I am seriously trucking up to Alaska for a vacay!)

Although we don’t have any snow on the ground yet, I decided that I would get into the spirit by creating a snowflake, snowball, snow flurry theme with my Christmas decor this year! Hopefully my snowy enthusiasm is enough to trigger that first real snow fall! Continue reading

Rustic Farmhouse Style Gift Ideas Less than $30!

Rustic Farmhouse Style Gift Ideas Less than $30!

OK… Confession time! I am still an absolute lover of modern farmhouse and rustic decor! Do you have a total farmhouse and rustic decor lover on your Christmas Gift Shopping List?! If so, then you will definitely want to check out these super affordable gift ideas, all for less than $30!

This list is compiled of really pretty pieces that are similar to what I have in my home, and of pieces that I do not have in my home, but totally wish that I did!

There is a really nice mix of wooden and metal elements, along with neutral pieces that can be used throughout anytime of the year, and also in pretty much any room in the house! Continue reading

25+ Free Christmas Printables for Holiday Success!

 25+ Free Christmas Printables for Holiday Success!

Are you ready for Christmas yet?! Yes? No?! Halfway there?! Well not to worry… This list of 25+ Free Christmas Printables will surely help to make this holiday season a complete success!

I recently reached out to the blogging community to see if anyone had any Free Christmas Printables that they would like to share for this compilation. Let me tell you… The response was amazing! I was not only completely blown away with the amount of bloggers out there willing to share their content, but also completely blown away with the beauty and quality of the content that everyone was sharing!

This list has a little bit of everything on it including gift ideas and tags, beautiful wall art, planners, family activities and games! No matter your taste or style, there is definitely something on here to help make your holiday season a little bit easier, and a complete success! Continue reading

Free Printable Burlap Set for Christmas!

Gorgeous Free Printable Burlap Set for Christmas!

Each year, I am trying to become more and more organised for every holiday season.

I am trying to set it up so that I have reusable decor that I can make look different, but still look great every year, without having to spend more money. Last year I got a really great start with purchasing my neutral Christmas decor…

[Psst! Read more about Why I decided to spend a little more money on my Christmas Decor!]

This season to add something new to my Christmas decor stash, I decided that I would create some printables… But not just any printables, smart printables! Continue reading

Free Printable: Christmas Shopping List!

Free Printable: Naughty Or Nice Christmas Shopping List!Are you an amazing Christmas shopper? Are you always finished way ahead of the rest of the pack?! Maybe… Maybe Not?! Honestly, I’m not that great, but I am much, much better than I used to be… And you can be too!

I no longer leave my shopping until the night before Christmas! I even have a couple of stocking stuffers stashed away for this year, so technically I can say that I have indeed started my shopping! 

With Cyber Monday, and Black Friday looming upon the horizon, I decided to up my game and try to become even more organized this season… In order to help stay organized, I have created the perfect shopping tracker list, called the “Naughty or Nice Christmas Shopping List!” Continue reading

Clean that Old Dusty Bathroom Vent the Easy Way!

Clean that Old Dusty Bathroom Vent the Easy Way!

Oh that darn bathroom vent! It’s one of those hard to reach places that I always forget to clean! And when I do remember, I never have anything handy to stand on and reach it with, so I usually just say “Oh well, maybe next time?!”

Well not today my friends!

Today I just happened to look up and catch that dusty old bathroom vent out of the corner of my eye, and decided that it was going to get cleaned the easy way! Continue reading

Fast and Fabulous Fall Decor!

Fast and Fabulous Fall Decor!

This year I started out super ready for fall and hit the ground running! I started out with my Free Burlap Fall Printables, and my Burlap Rag Wreath, and thought wow — I am so ready, let’s do this!

Then… Life hit! Turns out that fall is actually, totally the most busiest time of the year for our family… Especially this year.

[Oh! Did I mention that some of my favorite bloggers and I throwing a teeny, tiny Fall Decor Link-Up Party?! Well, we are, and it’s amazing! Follow through the links below this post to check out their completely stunning fall home decor ideas!]

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Stylish Pieces for Extra Storage in your Home!

Stunning and Functional Pieces for Extra Storage in your Home!

Is it just me, or do you also find that no matter how big your house, basement, garage or closets are, they always seem to get super full, super fast?! The more room you have, the more objects you acquire… Extra storage is hard to come by… Or is it?!

Even though I am always trying to clean and de-clutter, it still never hurts to have some extra storage space. 

I myself, have a couple of hutches/buffets that I use for some really stylish and functional storage space. Continue reading

Must-Have Pieces for the Perfect Fall Farmhouse Table Setting!

Must-Have Pieces for the Perfect Fall Farmhouse Table Setting!

Planning the perfect table setting for each season can be a somewhat daunting task…. Finding the right color pallet, incorporating different patterns and textures, and staying on budget of course, are just some of the challenges faced…

The trick is to purchase a few all-around neutral pieces that you can reuse for every season, and then just switch out a few of the pieces, like the napkin colors and the centerpiece, to get a totally different look for the next season!

Given the time of year, I decided to select all of the must-have pieces for the perfect farmhouse style table setting, for the season of fall! (My fav!) Continue reading

The easiest & fastest, most gorgeous Burlap Rag Wreath, ever!

The easiest & fastest, most gorgeous Burlap Rag Wreath, ever!

If you follow along with The Project Pile on Facebook, you may have seen the beautiful fluffy and poofy burlap wreath that I shared the other day, that my good friend, (Courtenay from over at The Creek Line House) made and posted about… Gorgeous!

This was my inspiration, or rather motivation, to finally get my butt into gear and whip up the burlap rag wreath that I had been hoping to devise long before now!

So yesterday, I finally got my act together and came up with this really beautiful, yet really easy and fast wreath to make! Continue reading