Patriotic Necktie T-shirt {DIY}

DIY Patriotic Necktie t-shirt from The Domestic Heart

Good afternoon!  Hope you are well.  Are you all ready for the 4th?  Its coming up in only a few days – its hard to believe its already July – my little guy will be 6 months old on Saturday! I am trying to get a little BBQ together, especially since we have family coming from out of town.  We will probably just be hanging

Beginner Crochet Hat Tutorial!


Hey there, happy Monday!  If its your first time here, be sure to subscribe in the sidebar via email so you won’t miss a post! Today I released my 2nd beginner crochet tutorial, published over on  This time you will increase your skills by adding a stitch to your repertoire and learning how to crochet in the round to make an adorable brimmed baby hat.

25 Easy Ways to Style Your Home For Summer

25 ways to style your house for summer by The Domestic Heart

In honor of the official start of summer I’ve rounded up some summer decorating inspiration for you – and bonus – most of these are DIY!  Here are 25 ways to style your home for summer.  I’ve come up with 5 ideas for easy summer decorating, each in 5 different styles or themes. Hang a banner – this is the quickest way to add a little

Free Summer Chalkboard Printable

Free Summer chalkboard printable from The Domestic Heart

Summer is not my favorite season.  Why?  I grew up in Texas.  From middle May to the end of August, you are essentially stuck inside due to the blazing temperatures outside.  And I love to be outside, so suffice it to say it was kind of miserable. However, even I recognize summer has its virtues. If you’re under the age of 21, you probably appreciate

Reclaimed Wood Patriotic Welcome Sign {DIY Tutorial}

patriotic sign Collage

Good afternoon and thanks for visiting!  Today I have an awesome tutorial for you to make your own patriotic sign out of reclaimed wood!  I love, love, love reclaimed wood. As a lover of old stuff and anything that has a sense of history to it, reclaimed wood is up there with my very favorite things.  I am beginning to see how easy it is

Beginner Crochet Tutorial!


Check out my super simple beginner crochet tutorial, published on!  If you have always wanted to learn to crochet, just go here to get started!  If you start now, you will be whipping out scarves and hats by the time the weather turns cold again!

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