Ghostbusters or Ghost Crafts

Ghost Craft

Who Ya Gonna Call?   Tomorrow is October 1st, which means Halloween is thirty days away! Time to get our craft on! Let’s start with ghost crafts. I think this ghost centerpiece from BHG is so cute! It’s easy too, which is always a plus. It’s literally a stack of books with two ghosts cut out of the top two pages, leaving the bottom attached.…

The Office…without Steve Carell


Makeover in Progress!   Wild hair has arrived! I’ve decided that I need an office. I need someplace to call my own…do my thing…someplace to blog…to sew…to DIY. So, I got a wild hair and am transforming my space. This is the LITTLE room that has been designated as mine. I could use the guest room, but then I wouldn’t have a guest room.…

Halloween Has to Have a Spooky Tree!

Halloween Decor

Easy Halloween Decor We love spooky around our house…at Halloween! Any other time of the year…no. Halloween…yes! Whenever I see an old, dead tree, I say to my kids, “That tree looks spooky!!” So, I decided to bring a little “spooky tree” into my Halloween decor this year. Unfortunately, I have a young, dead tree in my yard, therefore I stripped it of some of

Ruffle Some Feathers

Wood Swan Sign

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Stunning Swan~   For about a year, I have kept a picture in my phone of a wooden sign with a painted swan. I found it at Coastal Living magazine’s website and  have been intending to make my own version one day.…

Twirl & Take a Bow Party ~ #7

Twirl & Take a Bow Party

  Party All The Time! It’s party time again! We had a great Twirl & Take a Bow party last week. The posts that were linked up were great! Great ideas, tutorials, recipes…great inspirations. Check out the featured posts for this week: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ You know the small space that most toliets occupy?…

Harvest Tour of Homes 2012

Fall Decor

Fall Decor Galore! I am proud to be participating in Stringtownhome’s Harvest Tour of Homes 2012!  Visit Heather at Stringtownhome and not only take a glimpse at her gorgeous Fall decor, but she the list of other participants in the tour of homes that will all provide you with excellent Fall decor ideas!…

What’s the Deal? It’s a Gender Reveal!

Gender Reveal Party

A What Kind Of Party???? I’m venturing a little off course today because I attended a very exciting party yesterday. Who doesn’t love a party, right?! But this was a new one for me…it was a gender reveal party. Apparently it’s the latest thing for soon-to-be parents. When I gave birth, many moons ago, you didn’t really want to know the gender, much less have

Halloween Party Pizzazz

Halloween Party

Who Doesn’t Love a Party?!?!?!?   For me, there isn’t anything better than a great Halloween party! I love it! I love dressing up…I love the candy…I love the games…I love Halloween! Decorating for a Halloween party is so much fun and EASY! Your theme is taken care of…all you have to do is decide ~ scary or not scary.…

Make Mine a Monogram!


Monogram Mania Currently, I am totally in love with monograms! It is complete Monogram Mania at my house right now! For some reason, I want to put a monogram on just about everything…not literally…but please, make mine a monogram! Monograms give something identity. They add interest and flair. They are elegant and classic.…

Fall Front Porch Beauty

Fall Front Porch

Loving My Fall Front Porch In the quest for a beautiful Fall front porch, I decided it was time to make my annual trek in search of the perfect pumpkins. In years past, our family would all venture to the local pumpkin patch and each child would choose their pumpkin. Sadly, this year no one wanted to pick a pumpkin…I knew the day would come