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

Excited for Thanksgiving & the Party

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Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email   Are you as excited about Thanksgiving as I am? My kids are coming home, the menu is planned and the refrigerator is stocked. This is the one time of the year when I go all out when it comes to cooking.  We have so many sides, there is usually not

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

In the Mood for Christmas & a Party

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Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Getting in the Mood for Christmas~   *This post contains an affiliate link.  Did you get snow today? We did and it’s beautiful! I can’t help it…I love a snow day! It’s the perfect thing to get me in the mood to start decorating for Christmas. Last week, I began my

Christmas Decor Shopping Picks

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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

2013 – A Blog Year in Review

2013 Blog Year in Review at House on the Way

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post.  Subscribe by email. ~A Look Back~   As I recover from the Christmas season, taking down the garland and packing away the ornaments, I’m already thinking ahead to 2014. But it wouldn’t be prudent to do so without taking a look back at 2013… What did I accomplish? What worked? What was an epic fail?

Twirl & Take a Bow Party-Merry Christmas!

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~Christmas Eve Party~  Can you believe that tomorrow is Christmas?! Where has the year gone?! I want to take a moment and wish you all a very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! You all have been such wonderful readers and supporters of House on the Way. I’ve enjoyed having each and every one of you at the party each week and I look forward to

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