Pink Velvet Pumpkins

pink velvet pumpkins

Pink Velvet Pumpkins- Did you know pink is an Autumn color too? Look at these lovely pink velvet pumpkins from Lovefeast. October is breast cancer awareness month and these pretty” think pink” velvet pumpkins are more than just decor. For every Think Pink pumpkin sold they donate $3 to breast cancer awareness.  I am joining Beverly for her Pink [read more…]

Valentine Paper Garland

valentine crafts

Valentine Paper Garland- Hello sweet bloggy friends. Today I have invited a very special guest to Katherines Corner to share a bit of Valentine craftiness. It is my pleasure to introduce you to Jennifer from The Life Of Jennifer Dawn. She is a happily married woman of faith. A former school teacher with a lovely [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 119

thursday favorite things blog hop

It’s Time For Thursday Favorite Things This weeks favorite thing ….socks! I know you are probably thinking,of all of the things I could have shared, why socks? I love wearing colorful, comfy soft chenille socks in the winter. I can assure you my husband appreciates my choice of footwear too. He prefers to sleep soundly [read more…]

Our Christmas Mantel

Christmas mantel

Our Christmas Mantel I love this time of year and decorating for the holidays just makes me squeal with happy.Our home is filled with Christmas! Decorating does take me a bit longer than it used to. But, I enjoy it sooo much. When it’s time to decorate I always start with the mantel. Since I [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 118

thursday favorite things blog hop

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop! It’s time to hop! Party and link up! The Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop is where you can link your favorite post of the week or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new followers. The hop is hosted and posted on 6 different [read more…]

Holiday Buzy-Ness

gift katherines corner

Holiday Buzy-ness I find myself happily awash with the Christmas spirit and all that comes with it. Decorating, shopping, list making (oh yes, you know I am a list maker) planning, wrapping, baking and all around holiday buzy-ness ( busy as a bee). Add to this the blessing of having one of my shops, Be [read more…]

Gingerbread House Tour

gingerbread house

Gingerbread House Tour Holiday baking usually includes some sort of yummy gingerbread creations. The aroma of gingerbread cooking just screams Christmas to me! I shared my gingerbread loaf with you last year and you can get the recipe HERE.Today I am sharing my gingerbread house and inviting you to join me at the Katherines Corner [read more…]

Holiday Yarn Crafts

how to make a yarn angel

Holiday Yarn Crafts These simple and adorable holiday yarn crafts are perfect for creating with your little ones. I have been making yarn dolls since I was a little girl. My Mother and I would make them using scraps of yarn. They are a sweet addition to your holiday decorations, added to your tree and [read more…]

Patriot Games

patriotic fruit display

Patriot Games Oops posting a little late this morning. I’m counting down to America’s birthday. I found some fun ideas shared on pinterest to help with your last minute holiday entertaining. Click on the image to visit. All images belong to their respective blogs. Free Printables and great ideas for children using  sparklers! Simple berries [read more…]

Valentine Banner Bunting

valentine banner bunting craft katherines corner

Valentine Banner Bunting a child friendly craft It’s been a while since I posted any kind of crafty-ness. I thought I would share this simple and child friendly valentine bunting ( banner) craft.   What you need Felt  ( 8×10 pieces) as many as you would like to make ( I cut two hearts per [read more…]

The Stockings Are Hung

Christmas bannisters Katherines Corner

It’s officially Christmas at our house. The stocking are hung ( Izzy’s is in the middle) , the lights  are on, the tree has been trimmed. The sound of Christmas music is playing  and I have visions of  sugar plums a white Christmas dancing in my head. I’m sharing some of my holiday decor with you [read more…]

Trim A Tree

shabby chic wreath ornaments katherines corner

Trim A tree Tid Bit Tuesday today! I will be brief. I plan to trim my tree today. I will deck the halls, and play Christmas music way to loudly and I will dance with Izzy. He loves to dance!  I always get my decorations up right after Thanksgiving . But, I’m running a bit [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 61

thursday blog hop

It’s time for one of my Favorite Things! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! I’m happy to have Emily from Newlywed Moments as my co-host this week.( thank you for filling in at the last minute). Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if [read more…]

Ghosts in the Kitchen

ghosts in the kitchen Katherines Corner

I am happy to share that we have had a few Autumn days here recently and even a little well needed rain. Although the week started with 70 degree temperatures it has been a lovely Autumn week. I thought it was the perfect time to add a few Halloween decorations. I’m not a big fan [read more…]

Christmas Candles

christmas candles

We have candles in our home all year long. We have lots of fancy ones burning during the holiday season.  I thought I would  share the story of Christmas candles ( as I learned it) with you today.       As the story was told to me, during the Advent season, the Christ Child [read more…]