Spring Bedroom Refresh

bedroom refresh

This post is sponsored by Better Homes and Gardens at Walmart. Spring! I was so excited for spring to roll around this year so I could give my bedroom a little facelift. The funny thing about being a home decor blogger is that even though you are about to move across the country – there […]

The Best of 2014

The Best of 2014

Can you believe 2014 is coming to a close? It’s been quite a year not just for me personally, but for Making Home Base too. So many exciting things have happened for this little blog in the last year and I’m so happy that you’ve been a part of it all! This post is 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 […]

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 […]

Fall Decorating with Painted Leaves

Fall Leaves

Hi guys! So, not to rush summer out or anything, but I am super excited about fall. Not sure if it’s the crazy hot heat or the fact that I just love wearing sweaters and boots but I’m ready. For my fall decorating this year I want to bring in some non traditional colors. I […]

Summer Celebration LINK PARTY

Monday Collage

It’s A Summer Celebration LINK PARTY! We’ve been celebrating summer all week by sharing brand new summer inspired projects. Now, it’s your turn! Link up your summer DIYs, home decor, food, and crafts. Any and all things SUMMER. Don’t have a blog? You can still party with us! Share photos of your summer projects on […]

Reese’s Pretzel Bites [A Valentine’s Day Treat]

Reeses Pretzel Bites

Hey friends! I’ve been whipping up some yummy treats to share. It all started after Christmas when Matt asked me to make some yummy treat that a co-worker had brought in to work. He was going on and on about the salty sweet deliciousness. Well, I like salty sweet deliciousness so he didn’t have to […]

Creative Connection Link Party 12/5

PicMonkey Collage

Welcome, friends! It’s party day! The blog world has been abuzz with holiday cheer so I’m looking forward to seeing all the great holiday inspiration! Before we dive into the party, here’s what your hostesses have been working on: Pallet Nativity Customizable Christmas Cards / Holiday Home Tour  Turkey Sausage Pasta with Creamy Tomato Sauce / […]

Link Party!!’

Welcome back, friends! It’s our favorite day of the week! The day we get to see what YOU have been up to! Before we get started, let’s check out what the Creative Connection ladies have been working on this week! Yarn Wrapped Wire Cupcake Topper by Becoming Martha Perfect Pumpkin Wreath by Wait Til Your […]

Link Party

hosts week in review

Hi guys! You ready to party? I’m so excited to check our your projects this week! Before we get started, you’ll want to check out last week’s awesome fall features here.We would also love for you to check out your hosts have been up to this week: Scrabble Tile Art/Free Halloween Banner/Left Over Halloween Candy Treats/Cocktail […]

Link Party!!

Hi friends! It’s my favorite day of the week! The day we get to see what all of you have been up to! Can’t wait to get inspired by all of YOUR craftiness! But first, here’s what the Creative Connection gals have been up to this past week! 35 Crafty Craft Supply Storage Ideas from […]

It’s All About Pumpkins: Creative Connection Features

Helloooo fall! Don’t you just love this time of year? The cool air, warm clothes, and pumpkin everything. Right? Our minds turn to pumpkin picking, pumpkin carving and pumpkin spice lattes. This week Jill rounded up 13 Pinterest Pleasing Pumpkin Recipes and Projects! Perfect pumpkin inspiration to swing you into fall. As always, please pin […]

The Creative Connection Link Party

The Creative Connection Week In Review

Whoop! So glad you are here. Not only is is Thursday (Party Day), but it’s also my blog birthday! If you want, head over here and check out my favorite projects from the past year. Time to party. I hope you all are ready to show off what you’ve been working on this week! Before […]

8 Beautiful and Delicious Projects and Recipes

8 Beautiful and Delicious Projects and Recipes The Creative Connection Features

Hey hey! I hope you are having a great week so far. I’ve been having a blast going through the latest link party. You guys are super talented! It’s always a treat when I get to pick the party features!I was so inspired by all the projects but I narrowed it down to EIGHT of […]

15 Must Make Makeovers [The Creative Connection Features]

hello hello! Ready for this week’s BOMB features?  I’m so excited to show off our faves from last week. Once again you guys floored us with your talent! Ready to check out the 15 rockin’ projects Sarah chose? Here we go! Honeycomb Side Table – Design, Dining, + Diapers Reupholstery Tutorial – Tiny Sidekick Striped […]

Here’s the scoop! I’m guest hosting The Scoop!

Making Home Base

Welcome to The Scoop The weekly link party that features the scoop on the best posts from around the web. As always, add your link to our blog and it automatically shows up on 5 amazing blogs.  More exposure + less time = win win!   We are Linsey from Farmhouse Porch, Anita from Cedar Hill Ranch,  Samantha from Crafty […]

Spring Cleaning MEGA Giveaway Winners


Happy weekend guys and gals! I’m so excited to share with you the TEN lucky winners of our Spring Cleaning MEGA Giveaway! If your name is listed below be sure you check your email RIGHT AWAY!   You have until Monday night at 11:59 pm to claim your prize! CONGRATULATIONS!!

Photo Tips and Tricks For Moms With Babies

Baby Photography Tips and Tricks for Momtographers

I don’t know a mom out there that doesn’t love taking pictures of their babies! I love capturing sweet moments of my little girl whether it’s through the lens on my DSLR or through Instagram on my phone. I’m certainly not an expert on any level, just a mama with a camera that love taking […]