DIY Ornament Door Decoration

DIY Ornament Door Decoration using Dollar Store Ornaments! Only takes 30 minutes! via @tarynatddd

Yesterday, I shared a small Holiday Home Tour with all of you and one thing I noticed was that my poor door was lacking Christmas decor this year. FAIL! How could I go through the Holidays without a wreath of some sort? So yesterday I whipped up this quick DIY Ornament Door Decoration using ornaments […]

Shabby Chic Easter Eggs From Dollar Store Plastic Eggs


Happy Monday! This weekend was a whirlwind. We woke up to snow on Friday morning and ended the weekend with 60 degree weather and blue skies with sunshine. It was perfect. I finally feel like spring is in the air. Speaking of spring, Easter is THIS weekend. What?! I finally made my first set of […]

Pine Cone Wreath

Pinecone and Twig Wreath3 by Design, Dining + Diapers

This is truly the wreath that keeps on giving! And I promise, this is the last time you’ll be seeing a variation of this twig wreath. I just couldn’t help myself. Yesterday I showed you the new Wood Welcome Sign for my winter front porch and today I”m giving you a peek at my winter […]

Top DDD Projects of 2012

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Wow what a year it has been for DDD. I don’t even know where to begin. It’s seems like yesterday I was just writing a recap for 2011 and thinking about what would be in store for 2012. The last 365 days of this blog have surpassed any expectations and it has been a pure joy […]

Last Minute Christmas Favors for under $1.00

DIY Christmas Favors by Design, Dining + Diapers

I often use the phrase, “If it wasn’t for the last minute, I wouldn’t get anything done”. Do matter how hard I try, I am ALWAYS working up until the very last second. I think it’s because I just keep adding more things to my to-do list, or may be I just try and justify […]

Rustic Red & Gray Christmas Tree

Rustic Red Christmas Tree by Design, Dining + Diapers

Decorating our Christmas tree is one of my favorite Christmas activities. It all starts with a family trip out to the tree farm where we cut down our own tree. We get all bundled up, pick up coffee along the way and hike through the fields of trees. We always go with a Noble Fir […]

Book Page Garland For All Seasons

Book Page Garland By Design, Dining + Diapers

Simple and easy craft made from recycled materials that costs nothing? Yes, my friends that is what I have in store for you today. If you remember my Christmas Vignette, you may have noticed that I included book pages in several different elements including the wreath, the runner and the filler for one of the […]

Winter Vases Using Dollar Store Finds

Winter Vases by Design, Dining + Diapers

Hi Friends! I shared this post over at Infarrantly Creative a few weeks ago during Beckie’s Pennywise Presents Series and I thought you all might enjoy it too! I am a huge fan of the Dollar Tree and all of the amazing things I can find there for a buck, not to mention their holiday […]

Simple Burlap Christmas Stockings

Burlap Christmas Stockings by Design, Dining + Diapers, DIY Christmas Stockings, burlap christmas decor

For the past two days I have been busy ‘trying’ to decorate our house for Christmas! You see, I decided it would be fun to just ‘add some red’ to our holiday decor. I thought it would be easy enough to just throw a few red ornaments on the tree and call it good, but […]

Luminary Advent Calendar

Luminary Advent Calendary by Design, Dining + Diapers

From the time I was born up until I left for college, my mom would give each of us (I have two brothers) one of those paper advent calendars with the pretty Christmas scenes on them and filled with chocolates. You know what I’m talking about, right? I even think she let us eat the […]