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Merry Christmas!

I wanted to take a quick minute from baking and cooking today to thank you, my sweet readers, for being here and sharing the ABN journey. It has morphed and changed A LOT this last year and I hope you think in a good way. I love this little space of the web I’ve got

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“Kiss”-mas Gift Wrapping Idea

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hershey Company. All opinions are 100% mine. I am so excited today to share this super easy gift wrapping idea inspired by these yummy Hershey’s chocolates exclusively sold at Walmart this season! I am always looking for unique ways to decorate my packages, especially

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Quick and Simple Gift Wrapping Ideas

When I was in my early twenties and had no responsibilities other than making it to class on time, I loved to elaborately wrap Christmas gifts. My mom, bless her, wraps a gift like a 5-year-old (love you, mom!), so I took it upon myself in my teens and through my 20’s to do mom a

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Quick and Easy Cranberry Cookies for Christmas

Hello friends! I’m Sandy, the creative soul behind the blog Whimsical Blue Living. I share our journey of restoring our historic home, affectionately called “The Castle”, all while raising three adorable kiddos. I’m so excited to be back at A Blissful Nest today with one of our family’s favorite Christmas cookie recipes! This is one

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The Best Christmas Organizing Tips

Hello friends! It’s Jessica from The Organized Mama, and I have some Christmas organizing tips for you! Can you believe Christmas is on Sunday?!?! Still can’t get over that! But with Christmas approaching super quick, it is time to start thinking about taking down all the decorations. Wait, what?!?! Most of my clients actually take

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30 Delicious Christmas Cookie Recipes

Christmas is the perfect season for baking! And I love being in the kitchen with the kids making lots of yummy goodies.  I have pinned SO many different kinds of cookies that Santa will love.. and so will your family and friends. I’ll just leave 30 Delicious Christmas Cookie Recipes right here for you to look

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Vintage Window Christmas Card Display

Hi ABN readers! I’m Allison, the girl behind A House and A Dog – a blog about beautiful living comfortably through DIY projects, decorating tips, home decor deals, and regular updates on transforming our builder grade home. You can learn more about me, see my favorite projects, and take a house tour! Also, follow me

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Tips for a Budget Christmas Tablescape

Happy Holidays! It’s Me, Cecilia (aka keki) from Home with Keki and I am so excited to be here today to hopefully help some of you get through the holidays. Usually, I have all my Christmas decorations out and completed by the first of December, but the days have been crazy and I am behind

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DIY Chinoiserie Christmas House Tutorial

Hey there! My name is Ariel and I’m the voice behind PMQ for two – I’m all about bright, bold, colourful and eclectic home decor & DIYs. Bold colour? Pattern play like you’ve never seen before? Yup, that’s me! You can view my Christmas house tour // here // my Christmas dinner tablescape // here

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Elements of Rustic Christmas Decor

Hello new friends! It’s Ashley here again from Little Glass Jar! With a few weeks left until Christmas I wanted to share a little of what has been going on at my home for the holidays! Every year I decide on a decor theme, and this year for the first time I chose to forego

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15 Easy DIY Christmas Projects You’ll Love

With two weeks left until Christmas, you still have time to do some fun and pretty projects! To me, Christmas is a time for family, fun, traditions, and doing lots of exciting things. While the kids are out of school, spend some time with them doing some of these 15 Easy DIY Christmas Projects that

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What I Wore: Red, Black and White

This weekend it has been cold cold and more cold here in Dallas. So it is time to get the sweaters and blanket scarves out. I have had tons of business meetings lately and it can be a challenge to get dressed up but stay warm. But I think I’ve got a solution! I have

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Favorite Things Holiday Dinner Party

Hey guys! Kara here from Lillian Hope Designs. I’m super excited to share with you this fun Favorite Things Holiday Dinner Party! What better way to celebrate with your girlfriends than to eat, drink, and exchange favorite things gifts. If you have not hosted a favorite things party, then let me tell you how it

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30 Free Christmas Printables You’ll Love

Decorating for the holidays does not have to be overwhelming. It can be as simple as finding a beautiful print and putting it in a frame. But what makes that even better? FREE prints that you can print from your own printer (or for a small fee at your local print shop)! From farmhouse to

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