Christmas Painting Re-Cap


Christmas is such a fun time of the year to be creative!  There is inspiration everywhere I look, both at home and at school.  I enjoyed painting several canvases for my mom’s non-profit shop, Re-Made for a Purpose, and hand-lettering everything I could get my hands on. These cute baby pencil ornaments were super easy […]

Our 2015 Christmas Postcard


I hope your family had a blessed Christmas with your loved ones.  If only I could send all of you pretty online friends a Christmas card in the mail!  Instead, here’s our card digitally and a virtual hug! :) One of my very favorite things is checking the mail in December. I love seeing all […]

Merry Christmas from the Surlys!

Decorate My Life Christmas

  Hope your Christmas is filled with the reason for the season.  We have enjoyed great family and great food too! I loved our card from Tiny Prints this year.  Remember our Christmas card photo shoot?  Read more about that here.  It’s amazing that we actually got some really good pictures.  Here are the pictures […]

Christmas Home Tour

christmas home tour

I’m linking up with several bloggers for a Christmas Home Tour.  We still have several projects to add, but I’ve gotten a good start on this snow days! Creating this tree was fun because everything but the pink is leftover wedding decorations- including the S and peacock feathers at the top! Our giant chalkboard got a […]

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! {Free Printable}

taylor fluffing the tree

We began decorating this weekend!  Taylor has a day after Thanksgiving rule.. he doesn’t like to mix holidays. Here’s a little instagram review of our day… Out came all the boxes! Let the fluffing begin! This tree and two memory foam pillows were my only Black Friday purchase.  I got exactly what I needed and got outta […]