Category Archives: Holidays

Valentines Mantel

The Christmas garland I made a few months ago was so easy that I whipped up another one for Valentines Day.  I didn’t have any pink scrapbook paper, so I grabbed a $2 pack of construction paper and sorted out … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Heards

Happy New Year everybody!  I hope you enjoyed your holidays! Christmas at Heardmont went by entirely too quickly this year, but we still made the most of it.  I kept the decor to a minimum and focused on making the … Continue reading

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Soy Votive Candles

Hi y’all.  Welcome to the site where “that girl keeps rambling on about gifts she made for that holiday that was, like, a month ago.” In all seriousness, it was quite the homemade Christmas for us this year.  DIY jewelry, … Continue reading

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Easy DIY Throw

Instead of the Friday Five today, I wanted share an easy throw blanket I made for a Christmas gift this year.  You might remember this Razorback throw blanket I made for my grandpa last year. This fall I came across … Continue reading

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Hand-Stamped Herb Labels

I wasn’t kidding when I said we got a ton of use out of our metal stamps this year.  I saw the idea for these hand-stamped herb labels in a Better Homes and Gardens magazine.  The set was made from … Continue reading

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Little Girl Locket Tutorial

I got a lot of use out of my new metal stamping kit this Christmas!  I found these locket charms at the craft store and thought they’d make perfect gifts for three of our nieces this year. To add a … Continue reading

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Hand-Stamped Necklace Tutorial

Happy New Year Friends! Now that Christmas has come and gone, we’re kicking off the new year with several gift tutorials I couldn’t share before the holidays.  First up, a hand-stamped necklace I made for Stephen’s younger sister Rachel. I … Continue reading

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Christmas Snapshots

I hope you all had a wonderful holiday!  Ours was perfect – great weather, delicious food, and most importantly – lots of time with loved ones.  We’ve got some tutorials coming up over the next couple weeks as well as … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

We’re taking off a few days early here at Heardmont to prepare for our holiday celebrations. From our home to yours, Merry Christmas!

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Last-Minute DIY Christmas Gifts

Ever the procrastinator, I saved one of the most time-intensive DIY gifts we’re giving this year for last night.  Of course, it would have to be the only project I’ve done all winter that was a 100% flop.  This morning … Continue reading

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