Popsicle Stick Snowflakes

DIY Oversized Snowflakes copy

I’m sure you all are rolling your eyes are you scroll through Pinterest and see Christmas, Christmas everywhere. I know, it’s early. But time is flying and these handmade projects take time so starting early is a must. At least that’s how I’m excusing myself I love oversized wall art. These popsicle stick snowflakes are […]

But won’t I miss it…

Christmas in Hawaii

Today’s post is sponsored by Thymes, but my love for their holiday fragrances is all my own! For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had a real tree. Even as a young girl I remember going to the Christmas tree lot and picking out the perfect tree. As the only child, I always […]

Comforts From Home with Marie Callender’s

MC and USO

This post brought to you by Marie Callender’s. All opinions are 100% mine. As long as Matt and I have been married, he’s been in the Navy. Eight years and just as many moves, we’ve gotten to see pretty much all of this great country together. We don’t just love it because we wouldn’t know […]

Favorite Things Giveaway + 12 MORE!!

Favorite Things Giveaway

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5 Steps to a Beautiful and Organized Home Office

5 Steps to a beautifully organized home

Whether you work from home or just have a need for a home office, having a beautiful and organized work space is golden. As a military family, we move a lot and no place is ever the same. I always find myself scrambling to create the perfect workspace. If you’ve ever thought that you just don’t […]

Girl’s Room Gallery Wall

little girls room gallery wall

This post contains affiliate links I have such a love hate relationship with gallery walls. I love the way they look, I hate curating them. That’s probably against the home decor blogger code of ethics but whatever, it’s true. The gallery wall in Peighton’s room has been on my to do list for about as […]

10 Easy Fall Vignettes

10 simple fall vignettes

Let’s talk about decorating on a budget, shall we? Fall is in full swing and you are probably in one of two categories: debating whether or not you should even bother decorating or you are already decked out. If you are already decked out check out these tips below for some ideas of inexpensive fall […]

Paint Dipped Paint Can Planters

Front Porch Decor

Hi friends! I’m so excited that it’s October. So Cal is finally cooling off and I’m able to find pumpkins (and all things pumpkin flavored) so easily now This week I bought so beautiful while heirloom pumpkins and some gorgeous mums to spruce up my front porch a little bit. You know from my painted […]

Cozy Throw Blankets

Where To Buy Cozy Throw Blankets

This post contains affiliate links. You can read my full disclosure here. Since it’s officially fall I’ve got all things fall on my brain. Cozy, warm, lovely fall. I mean, is there anything better than cool crisp mornings with your coffee and a warm cozy throw blanket? I’ve been dreaming of the perfect cozy throw blankets […]

Fall Wreath Tutorial

This Fall Wreath is made with faux leaves and a wire hanger. Such an easy DIY project for fall

Gold everything. I’m considering that as the new title of my blog… but seriously, are you loving all things gold as much as I am right now? Especially this fall, it’s so fun adding a little element of glam to something traditional. In this case, gold leaves in a fall wreath. Nevermind, the fact that my spring […]

Weekend Reads

Weekend Reads

Happy weekend. Check out these awesome reads. This oversized print from Place of My Taste. We did something similar in our bedroom. You can’t beat the price of those engineering prints. Copper everything. Seriously – this door? I’m in love. Tips on how to style abstract art. Such good advice and gorgeous styling. Corey’s dining […]

100 Fall Ideas

100 Fall Ideas

Happy Labor Day!! Although it’s still officially summer, here at Making Home Base we’re looking forward to fall. With all the change in the air, it’s a perfect time to think about fall decorating! I’m sharing a few of favorite fall ideas, and I’ve teamed up with some of my favorite bloggers who will be […]