• Dating,  Halloween

    Halloween Date Ideas for You and Your BOO

    Can I tell you a secret? I love planning dates for Dan! Okay, maybe that’s not a secret but it is the truth and it has kept our relationship new and exciting for over 3 years. I think the real secret here is how easy it can be to plan these dates. I often hear people complain about how much thought and effort they have to put into creating a special date for their significant other but it doesn’t have to be that elaborate. It just has to show that person that they are important enough to you that you designated some time to enjoy with just them. I start…

  • Halloween,  Home

    Dollar Tree DIY Creepy Crawly Wreath

    This fall I set out to find budget friendly decor for our new home. I was able to find plenty of inexpensive pieces but I just couldn’t find a wreath that both Dan and I liked that didn’t break the bank. I did some research on Pinterest and decided I could easily make an affordable wreath to fit my needs. I saw a few wreaths similar to this that used a large wooden wreath form. I wanted something more minimal but that still had the creepy factor so I came up with this design instead. I found almost all my materials at Dollar Tree and this came together for under…

  • Halloween,  Home

    Fall Decor That Won’t Break the Bank

    I love decorating for the holidays! As a little girl it was always one of the things I looked forward to the most when fall and winter rolled around. This year I’m extra excited for the holidays because it’s the first time I have my own home to decorate. I was counting down the days for fall to officially begin so I could start putting up decorations. However, I quickly realized I didn’t have many decorations of my own and didn’t want to go spend tons of money on seasonal decor. I made a few trips to Dollar Tree, Target and T.J. Maxx and was able to pull together a…