DIY Holiday Ornament Wreath

The moment I saw these winter wonder ornaments I knew I had to have them. I love everything blue and white.  Wreaths and ornaments are my go to holiday decor items so it just seemed right to combine them together.  I use wreaths for interior and exterior decor.  You can never have too many so…

DIY Peppermint Holiday Decor by Happy Family Blog

DIY Peppermint Holiday Decor

As a party planner I love adding personal touches to decor. My daughter Bailey is quickly becoming a mini planner, entertainer and DIY craft lover. When planning crafts and parties I always keep my audience in mind to determine the level of difficulty, materials and the goal of the craft or decor. In this case…

DIY Tutorial Mini Yarn Wreath

Last year I did my first project with yarn and I was hooked.  You can see my DIY Tutorial for the Nautical Yarn Wreaths here.  I have been waiting for another project.  When I found these tops for mason jars in my craft room I knew I was going to recreate them in a mini…

DIY Pine Cone and Cranberry Jewelry

I love cranberries!!!  They are one of my favorite products to work with for holiday crafting and cooking.  One of my goals is to visit a cranberry bog for harvest.  For now I am excited to work with the US Cranberry Marketing Association.  For this project I originally planned to make cranberry and pine cone…

How to Display Holiday Cards by Happy Family Blog

How to Display Holiday Cards + Treats for Your Husband

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. I am excited to partner with these brands to share How to Display Holiday Cards.  All opinions are mine alone. #MerryAndBright #CollectiveBias.   I love the holidays!!! The spirit of the season is ultimately about connecting with family and friends.  I partnered with Lily Pad…

Joyful Holiday Crafting Party

Crafting, Cocktails and Close friends just a few of my favorite things!  To celebrate the most wonderful time of the year I wanted to combine all three. The holidays bring me such joy and inspired my theme.  Our Joyful Holiday Craft Party is the perfect way to spread the cheer of the season.   This…

3 Tips to Throw the Perfect Holiday Brunch by Happy Family Blog

3 Tips to Throw the Perfect Holiday Brunch

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone.#SavorTheMemory #CollectiveBias  Excite to share 3 Tips to Throw the Perfect Holiday Brunch. We love the holidays!!! It is our tradition to host Christmas brunch for my parents so that they can be here to enjoy watching Bailey open her…

DIY Candy Cane Vase + Clean Up Advice by Happy Family Blog

DIY Candy Cane Vase + Clean Up Advice

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScrubSeason #CollectiveBias Excited to share my DIY Candy Cane Vase + Clean Up Advice We hosted our first Christmas a couple of years ago.  It was so exciting.  I spent weeks planning every detail from our menu to our…

Candy Cane Marshmallow

Recipe for Candy Cane Marshmallows

Bailey loves marshmallows and candy canes so I figured she would love them combined.  Nothing says the holidays like a candy cane.  I love the taste, smell and the red and white.  Add any treats with candy canes to your dessert tray and it is instantly festive.   Eat them alone or dip them into your…

South Florida Holiday Bucket List

South Florida Holiday Bucket List 2016

The holidays are officially here.  While we may not have snow we have no shortage of holiday activities. Looking for the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit?   We have you covered with this complete guide for the holidays.  Here is our South Florida Holiday Bucket List. I have separated the events into two…