Category Archives: Holiday

DIY Quote Gift Tags @themerrythought

DIY Quote Gift Tags

Each Christmas morning I go over to my dad and Manda’s house and we eat breakfast together and then open gifts. TheView full post »

DIY House Ornaments @themerrythought

DIY House Cookie Cutter Ornaments

If you follow us on Instagram you may have watched a quick tutorial we shared for these adorable littleView full post »

DIY Pine Sprig Garland @themerrythought

DIY Pine Sprig Garland

I had a bunch of pine leftover from a shower that I helped throw last week and I’ve been throwing the extraView full post »

DIY Brass Ornaments @themerrythought

DIY Brass Ornaments

Last year I made and photographed these brass ornaments for the blog but didn’t get around to posting them beforeView full post »

DIY Modern Matchbox Advent Calendar @themerrythought

DIY Modern Matchbox Advent Calendar

Instead of coming up with a new advent calendar this year I decided to make an updated, simpler version of the one IView full post »

Home Holiday Gift Guide @themerrythought

Holiday Gift Guide

I had great intentions of getting together an official list of what I was planning on buying people for Christmas lastView full post »

DIY String Lights Garland

It’s hard for us to believe that October is over and we’re welcoming in the holiday season! Blogging always gives us aView full post »

Printable Holiday Stickers

I was trying to come up with some easy gift wrap ideas for this Christmas and I saw this adorable food packaging andView full post »

DIY Message in a Bottle Advent Calendar

One more advent calendar option for you before we officially begin the advent season! This might be my favorite adventView full post »

DIY Craft Stick Advent Calendar

Sharing an advent calendar post today which means Christmas isn’t too far away. In fact, it’s only 38 daysView full post »

DIY Minimal Wreath

I have been cleaning out my apartment for the past few weeks and this week I got rid of tons of old ChristmasView full post »

Wooden Tree Advent Calendar

One of my favorite things to do for the Christmas season is an Advent Calendar with my boys. It’s one of theirView full post »

Happy Fourth of July!

“America! America! God shed His grace on thee, And crown thy good with brotherhood, From sea to shiningView full post »

Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt

Looking for a fun new tradition to start with your little ones for Easter this year? Try out this Easter Egg ScavengerView full post »

Merry + Bright

We’ve been spending lots of time with family and loved ones this past week and we had a very merry Christmas.View full post »