Metallic Painted Pinecones

Simple and easy tutorial for gorgeous metallic painted pinecones. | diy |pinecones | christmas | home decor |fall

The end of October is upon us and the holiday season is right around the corner. I love this time of year so much and I especially love decorating my home for each season/holiday. These Metallic Painted Pinecones are so simple and beautiful and they make a great addition to any fall/winter home decor. If you’re looking [...]

Potato Boats

Simple and delicious potato boats make the perfect easy dinner. #bakedpotato #dinner #mealplanning

Today I am sharing one of our favorite family recipes, Potato Boats. Everyone loves these little bits of goodness, plus they are easy to make ahead and throw in the oven to heat up on those busy nights. Here are the ingredients you’ll need to make these delicious Potato Boats (serving 4): 4 Large Russet [...]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread by Blooming Homestead

One of my favorite things about fall is the delicious desserts! I love them all and find them so comforting. I have been on the hunt for a delicious pumpkin chocolate chip bread like my favorite from Great Harvest. After trying several recipes, I finally found one that with a few tweaks was exactly the taste [...]

Thankful Wood Art

Lovely thankful art by Blooming Homestead #diy #givethanks

I can’t believe that we are already well into October already! This month is flying by! Oh who am I kidding, this whole year has flown by. A year ago I was home from the hospital cuddling our new baby girl and now I have a feisty, walking (running) 1 year old. Just one more [...]

Creative Collection Link Party


Welcome back to another Creative Collection Link Party! Here’s a few things I was up to this week:  Fall Recipes Roundup | DIY Fall Centerpiece | Halloween Spider Web Cookies And now some favorites from last weeks link party: Creamy Peanut Butter Bars | Baked in Arizona Monster Cupcakes| Kleinworth & Co. Pumpkin Spice Sugar [...]

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I love celebrating birthdays! Today is my daughters 1 year old birthday. I can’t believe that its been a year already! She is growing up way too fast. Not only is it my baby girls birthday, but we will be celebrating my 35th birthday on friday. It’s a week of celebrations in our house hold [...]

Halloween Cookies and How to use royal icing

Beautiful Halloween Cookies #halloween #cookies #royalicing #treats

I’ve got a lovely cookie to share with you today. These are not only delicious but they are so cute too! I am sharing these Halloween Cookies and How to use Royal Icing. I’m definitely not a professional cookie decorator, but this simple technique will help you to make fancy cookies all by yourself.   First [...]

Spooky Mirror

Spooky Mirror by Blooming Homestead

I cannot believe that October is half over already? Halloween is almost here! I’ve almost shared all of my Halloween projects for this year, and today I am sharing one of my most favorites! This Spooky Mirror was so fun and easy to make.    I’m sharing the full tutorial over at Capturing Joy with [...]

Fall Wheat Centerpiece

Check out this lovely fall wheat centerpiece with a video tutorial to show you how to make it! #fall #falldecor #harves

Today I am sharing this fun Fall Wheat Centerpiece as part of a Harvest Blog Hop. When I think of fall and harvest time I can’t help but think of crisp golden wheat. I made a fall wheat wreath that I just adore and I knew I wanted to make more wheat creations for my fall decor. [...]