How to Make a Yarn Pom Pom

Yarn Pom Pom’s happen to be one of my favorite things, so today I’m sharing a quick tutorial for how to make a yarn pom pom. They’re really easy, and fun too! All you need is some chunky soft yarn and a pair of scissors. You may have caught some mini pom ornaments on my…

Wood Terrarium with a Winter Theme

Good Morning lovelies! This is a project I have wanted to bring to life for a while, and I think it is such a versatile decor piece for each season. I made this wood terrarium from scraps from our build, and added a few succulent cuttings, branches, and mixed in some mandarins and pinecones for…

Christmas Advent Calendar

Good Morning sweet friends. I wanted to share this Advent Calendar Countdown that I made. One thing I like about blogging is that it helps me to get creative, and meet deadlines! I wrote a tutorial, and filmed a video- when I was very prego may I add- for Remodelaholic. The great news is, we…

Holiday Favorites: Christmas Decorating

Good Morning lovelies! The snow is falling, and I must confess the Christmas music has already made an appearance. This morning I am sharing some of my favorite Christmas Decorating images and ideas from my blog. It is the kick off to a series I will be doing over the coming month to share some…

Holiday Favorites: Winter Hoop Wreath Tutorial

My favorite way to decorate for the holidays is to incorporate fresh greenery. This Winter Hoop Wreath was so fun and simple to create, so I thought I would share all the details with you today. This week I’m teaming up with some other crafty bloggers as part of the Creative Christmas Week hosted by…

Green + Grey Fall Mantel Inspiration

It seems I am most consistent with sharing living room updates in the fall and at Christmas, which is quite alright with me. I love decorating our fall mantel, and this year I went with subtle neutrals mixed with grey and greens. I have had these beige crocs sitting on the mantel most of the…

Merry Christmas Living Room Tour

Can you believe it’s only 3 more sleeps until Christmas?! I can’t. My kids are counting down- and I figured it was about time I shared our Living Room all dressed up for Christmas. I have to admit I had ambitions of sharing more of our home with you all, but I’ll be content with…

Pretty in Pink: Rustic Glam Christmas Mantel

Sometimes I like to play with different decorating ideas. You know, it might look like re-arranging the furniture, rotating art- or in my case, dressing my fireplace mantel with pretty flowers! Earlier this week I shared our Christmas Mantel- but first I tried something else. I absolutely love this look… it’s a little bit vintage,…

Miniature Stocking Garland for a Farmhouse Hutch

A few weekends ago my oldest son and I had a Saturday afternoon crafting session. I’ll be honest, our weeks and weekends have been very packed since starting school- so this was a welcome occasion. We set to work sewing some scrappy stockings. I have wanted to create a miniature stocking garland for quite some…

A Classic Christmas Mantel

Classic Christmas Mantel It’s happening- our house is officially getting little bits of Christmas sprinkled about. I am so happy to be sharing one of my favorite parts of our home with you today as part of the Christmas Mantels around America Blog Hop! If you know me- then you are well aware that I enjoy changing…

Winter Woodland Wreath

This past Saturday I spent some time crafting and creating with my oldest son. We both did some sewing, and I also made this precious woodland wreath. I enjoyed myself so very much! When Matt came home he said “Well, thats a bit wild!” And he is so right. I love the way the cedar…

Christmas Room Tour| Our Living Room

Christmas has arrived in the Kooman House! I guess that means it’s time to make peanut butter balls. Oh, and shortbread… I love a good shortbread cookie. What are some of your favorite Christmas treats? When I was growing up, my grandma would always mail us a box of Christmas baking from Montana. One of…

Simply Christmas

I love the coziness that comes with this time of year. Saturday night, we went to get our tree and today we decorated it. My husband Matt is back from his 6 week film shoot in Thailand and I don’t think I’ve been this giddy and in love since we were newlyweds. Cheesy but true!…

{DIY} Twig Tree with Faux Shiplap Background

Hi! I am at home listening to All Sons and Daughters while my baby naps. The air is warm, the sun is shining, and things are peaceful in our house. Isn’t that such a good feeling? It feels a bit like a Saturday right now… the type of Saturday when you don’t have anything particular…

Our Classic Christmas Tree

Here is our family Christmas Tree this year! Everything is handmade with the exception of the gold ball ornaments 😉 I used old fabric strips for the garland. This is the last post of the Holiday Home Link Party! My sweet hubby also made a video chronicling the decoration of the tree! Enjoy and Merry…