Love is in the Air (plus a free Printable)

Love is in the Air (plus a free Printable)

In most years the weeks between New Year’s Day and Valentine’s Day can feel pretty bleak and boring. It’s cold and the roads are often snow covered, so many people stay home where it’s warm and cozy. There’s usually not much happening … This winter has been quite the exception, wouldn’t you say? 😉 (Don’t worry, […]

Bits and Pieces—November and December 2015

Bits and Pieces—November and December 2015

November was … trips to the park. preschooler selfies… opening the Real Happy Space Etsy Shop … Thanksgiving festivities and Christmas preparations. 1st snowman of the winter. And on the blog there was: Thanksgiving Underdog Story, Scrap Wood Joy Sign and Free Christmas Printables. December was … my first craft sale. family visits. birthday fun … a […]

Last Minute Christmas Ornaments from Scraps and Sticks

Last Minute Christmas Ornaments from Scraps and Sticks

Are you a sparkly and perfect ornament person, or a crafty and sentimental ornament person? I go back and forth. Some years I favor the traditional shimmering round ornaments, but in the last couple of years I’ve enjoyed displaying some perfectly imperfect ornaments made by my son. Today I wanted to share some crafty Christmas ornaments […]

Rustic Wood Slat Photo Frame and One More Free Christmas Printable

Rustic Wood Slat Photo Frame and One More Free Christmas Printable

At least once a day my son asks if it’s Christmas. His excitement is contagious. If he’s this excited on December 11, I can’t wait to see how excited he will be when I get to say, “Yes! Today IS Christmas.” His excitement began when we put up the Christmas tree the day after Thanksgiving, but […]