Sweet Maple Lane

FREE Chalkboard Shakespeare Quote Printables

Because Valentine’s Day is next week, and I’m teaching Romeo and Juliet to my freshman classes, I combined the two to make these free chalkboard Shakespeare quote printables! There are four different love quotes to choose from, all on a chalkboard background. A perfect addition to your farmhouse decor! These would be a great last minute […] Read more…

Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Wreath

  Valentine’s Day is coming in just a week and a half, so I put together this cute little rag wreath to hang above my hutch. It’s so easy (and cheap!) you could put it together during nap time! Affiliate links are included for your convenience.  Read my full disclosure here. Materials: Wreath form (I […] Read more…

Rustic Neutral Farmhouse Kitchen Decor

Hi friends! How was your long weekend? I always try to get stuff done and relax a little on the weekends, which is a lot easier when we have an extra day! I had a super fun birthday surprise: my farmhouse bins and baskets post went crazy on Pinterest! I’ve gotten a lot of new […] Read more…

Rustic Winter Hutch and FREE Winter Decor Idea!

Hi friends! Today I’m sharing my newly decorated rustic winter hutch AND a free winter decor idea! If you follow me on Instagram (you don’t? you should!) you saw my sparse and sad hutch last week after all the Christmas decorations came down.  I got sick of looking at it, so I shopped around my […] Read more…

How to Make a Mini First Aid Kit

Hi friends! Today I’m sharing a super simple and cheap DIY mini first aid kit.  You can throw it in your purse, diaper bag, or day bag if your travelling, and know you’ll be prepared in case you feel sick. I always carry this in my purse whether I’m traveling overseas or just going to the […] Read more…

Rustic Farmhouse Baskets and Bins for Organizing

Farmhouse style baskets and bins for organizing

Hi friends! Today I’ve put together a roundup up some super cute rustic farmhouse style baskets and bins for you. They are perfect for organizing any room in your house AND will add a touch of farmhouse style to your decor. There is just something about the new year that makes me want to ORGANIZE ALL […] Read more…

How to Make Everything Easier and Organize Your Life

Hi friends! I’m kicking off the new year with my best tip to make everything easier and organize your life. But first, a little story. Back in September, on a regular school morning, I was rushing around to get myself and the kids ready to get out the door and on our way.  I went […] Read more…

New Year, New Word: My Word for 2017

Hi friends!  I can’t believe this is the last day of 2016!  My 2016 was filled with so much love, joy, family, and friends and I am oh so grateful for all of it. With the new year come new year’s resolutions.  I’ve never been one for new year’s resolutions.  I’ve never even really had […] Read more…

Winter Pillow Cover Roundup

Hi friends! I hope you had a lovely Christmas, and if you have time off this week like me (#teacherperks), you’re probably cleaning up, organizing all your new stuff, and packing up all your Christmas decorations. The period after Christmas has always been the hardest for me to decorate.  The house seems a little sad […] Read more…

Winter Decor for Decorating After Christmas

Hi friends!  I hope everyone had a magical Christmas or is still enjoying a lovely Hanukkah or Kwanzaa! We had a wonderful Christmas, with still one celebration today with my in-laws.  I spent time with family, ate yummy food, and loved seeing my kids get so excited over everything this year.  Now that they’re three, they […] Read more…