How to Make Tassel Christmas Ornaments

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Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   Some of my favorite Christmas ornaments are the ones that are handmade. Hallmark ornaments are gorgeous and the personalized ones from the mall are so cute, but nothing beats the paper tree or the pine cone reindeer that my littles ones made. I hang them lovingly on the tree each

My DIY Secret Santa Gift

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Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   I think we can all agree that a great DIY or handmade gift can mean so much more than the most expensive gift in the store. Handmade gifts are made with love and are personalized specifically for the recipient. Care and thought goes into the entire process, from the idea

Black, White & Burlap Christmas Tree Decorations

Black, White & Burlap Christmas Tree Decorations Featured Image

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   Have you ever noticed that often inspiration comes in the strangest of places and in the oddest sort of ways? You may get inspired while walking down the street or talking on the phone. Maybe a song on the radio will spark an idea. Because I’m such a visual person, I get

DIY Picture Frame Christmas Tree

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Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~PB Knock-off~   One of my favorite things about getting the Pottery Barn catalog in the mail is the inspiration it gives me. Of course, their products are amazing and drool-worthy, but I love to scan the pages to see how they use those products in the spaces. They have

Christmas Decor Shopping Picks

Christmas Decor

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Deck the Halls~ Yesterday I made a trip to Lowe’s to get some supplies for my laundry room makeover that I’ve started…which I still can’t believe I’ve opened that can of worms with Thanksgiving and Christmas breathing down my neck! Anyways, while I was at Lowe’s grabbing some spackle and

Lemon Snowballs

Lemon Snowballs

~Cookie Recipe~   Today I’m sharing another cookie recipe from our holiday cookie day. These Lemon Snowballs are delicious little crunchy cookies that have a sweet lemon flavor. They have the added flavor of nuts and confectioners’ sugar. This recipe comes from the 2003 Taste of Home’s Christmas Cookies recipe book, but I did make a few adaptations to the recipe. The original recipe calls

Merry Christmas and Have a Cookie!

Neapolitan Cookie Recipe

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~One of Our Favorite Traditions~   Each year, the kids and I spend an entire day making Christmas cookies. It’s an all day event with flour and sugar flying everywhere. We pull out the recipe box and the cookbooks and pick which cookies we want to make. We grab the

Outdoor Christmas Decorations

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~Decorate the Great Outdoors~   When it comes to decorating outdoors for Christmas, it can sometimes seem to be a daunting task. One of the main reasons is that we do not always have the right “tools” to get it right. The wreaths fall from the windows and the lights hang in disarray. But never fear… Command ™ has saved us with their new Outdoor Hooks and

Great Gift Wrap Ideas

Great gift wrap ideas

~Let’s Get Creative~   With the Holiday shopping almost complete, my thoughts are turning to gift wrap. I went on the search for some great gift wrap ideas and of course, my first stop was Pinterest. I found some fun and unique ways to create some amazing presentations! I knew I wanted to keep the ideas at hand, so I created a ” Gift Wrap

Santa Claus Command Center

Santa Claus Command Center

~Dear Santa…~   It’s that crazy time of year when we’re all running around, decorating, baking cookies and…shopping. We all want to see the smile on our loved ones faces when they open that special gift…especially the faces of our little ones! For me, this holiday season has been very hectic. I feel like I just do not have it together this year! So when