Candy Cane Marshmallow Pops

Candy Cane Marshmallow Pops. These are great as hot chocolate stirrers or just to eat on their own! |

I love the combo of Peppermint and Chocolate! These Candy Cane Marshmallow Pops are as easy as they are tasty. I love them on their own but they also make perfect hot chocolate stirrers. Gift them with some gourmet hot chocolate for a great hostess, neighbor, or teacher Christmas gift. That’s what I’m planning to gift […]

Kraft Paper Table Runner

Kraft Paper Table Runner & Simple Thanksgiving Tablescape |

We’re hosting my in-laws and sister-in-law for Thanksgiving this year so I’ve been working on a simple Tablescape. I set it up the other day to work on the table runner (and snap pics to share it with you guys, of course!). What I love about this Kraft Paper Table Runner is that it’s really […]

Snickerdoodle Martinis

Snickerdoodle Martinis. Like a cookie in a cocktail glass! |

Snickerdoodle Martinis As a kid, Snickerdoodle cookies were always one of my very favorite treats my mom would bake. Who I am kidding? I still love going to mom’s house and finding a big plate of Snickerdoodles! This Snickerdoodle Martini is like a cookie in a cocktail glass. Yes, please! It’s a great little drink […]

DIY Customized Growth Chart

Silhouette Saturday DIY Growth Chart | Newlywoodwards for

Please welcome my friend and fellow Silhouette Design Team member, Kim from NewlyWoodwards! I adore this guest post she’s sharing with us today. And she was kind enough to share the free cut file too! Hi, Dawn Nicole readers! I’m so happy to be a part of Silhouette Saturday. I’m Kim, and I blog at […]

Barrel Cane Chair Makeover (with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Painted Fabric)

Barrel Cane Chair Makeover (with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Painted Fabric) |

We’ve received all kinds of fun hand-me-down furniture lately from my step-dad and this old Barrel Cane Chair is one of the many pieces I’ve made over (and posted about) in the past two months. Initially, it was very 70’s complete with red velvet. My husband dubbed it “the pimp chair” and wanted to keep it the […]

Motivational Wall Hanging

Motivational Wall Hanging with Silhouette Advent |

Motivational Wall Hanging with the Silhouette Advent Calendar Happy Motivation Monday! Today, I’m sharing a Sketch Pens tutorial on creating a Motivational Wall Hanging using the Silhouette Advent Calendar. I’m a big believer in staying positive and I love looking at this display full of reminders that now adorns a wall in my craft room office! […]

Peppermint Mocha Coffee Scrub & Free Tag Printables

Peppermint Mocha Coffee Scrub & Free Tag Printables |

Do you look forward to Peppermint Mocha Lattes over the Holiday Season? I love them! My DIY Vanilla Coffee Sugar scrub continues to be a really popular post  so I thought it would be fun to create a body scrub with the same elements as a Peppermint Mocha Latte. This scrub not only smell yummy, it works […]

DIY Art Print {Silhouette Pen Holder Tutorial}

DIY Art Print-Silhouette Pen Holder Tutorial |

Happy Silhouette Saturday friends! Have you tried using the Sketch Pens with your Silhouette yet? I just started recently and now I’m an addict…They are so fun! But you’re not just limited to the Sketch Pens. Silhouette recently released new pen holders that allow you to use most pens and markers to make your own creations. […]

Chipotle Pork & Honey Mustard Street Tacos

Chipotle Pork & Honey Mustard Street Tacos |

Chipotle Pork & Honey Mustard Street Tacos Do you guys have Food Trucks where you live? We have quite a few areas around us that do “Food Truck Fridays”. They are so fun and SO good. Check out this pic I shared on Instagram of an amazing Maple Bacon Donut we shared as our appetizer. […]

Hand-Lettered BE GRATEFUL Printables

Hand-Lettered BE GRATEFUL Printables from

Hand-Lettered BE GRATEFUL Printables With Halloween this week, it will soon be time to change out the Halloween décor for Thanksgiving! I created this hand-lettered “Be Grateful” printable in four color options because print and frame décor is as easy as it gets. It is designed as an 8×10 that you print on letter sized […]

Chicken & Sweet Potato Soup

Chicken & Sweet Potato Soup with Thyme. This soup and easy and so good. It's Paleo and Whole30 as well!

Chicken & Sweet Potato Soup There’s nothing like a hot bowl of hearty soup on a cool evening! This one is loaded with veggies and is one of my favorites. It’s a spin on one my Mother-in-Law makes (it is both Paleo and Whole30 friendly!). The recipe is written for a double batch so you can freeze […]

Monthly Meal Plan: November

Monthly Meal Plan: November | #cleaneating #paleo

Can you believe it’s about to be Holiday Season again and we are just weeks away from Thanksgiving? This year has gone so fast! Many of you asked for more Slow Cooker friendly meals so I tried to incorporate more. We try to make most of our meals Paleo-friendly so we often sub a Paleo […]