Around the House at My 100 Year Old Home – Week Four

Welcome to Around the House at My 100 Year Old Home. This is new a weekly update I share every Saturday about what is going on at My 100 Year Old Home.

Waco Airbnb Master Bedroom

Welcome Inside My 100 Year Old Home

It’s been such a busy week and I feel like lots of projects are finally winding down. I also did a lot of Valentine’s Day Crafts. That makes me so happy.

By far the most exciting thing that happened this week was that our home in Waco officially listed on Airbnb. To clarify, listing a home on Airbnb is the easy part. Getting the city permit is a lot harder. Our home is on a double lot (which is awesome) and at the last minute we had to go through a few hurdles to “tie the lots together”. And I mean legally, not figuratively. If it sounds crazy, it is. I am just so glad my husband is in commercial real estate so he could attempt to explain it to me. 

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Valentine’s Day Craft

I may be a bit nuts, but I am still making Valentine’s Day crafts. I love these projects and I will likey continue making them. Valentine's Day Crafts I think I might be addicted to Valentine’s Day craft projects. Just when I think I have come up with enough projects I am back in my craft room coming up with something else. Read More

Valentine Hearts DIY – Easy Elegance Wednesdays

I Am So Excited To Share With You Easy Elegance Wednesdays, Where We Celebrate Simple Elegant Decor. Today I Am Sharing A Wonderful Valentine Hearts DIY  That You Will Want to Make.


I love making Valentine crafts. And I am happy I still have a few more weeks left to make more Valentine’s Day crafts. These cloth Valentine hearts are so fun to make and my friend Debra at Debra Hall Lifestyle shared this great craft with me!

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DIY Valentine Decor

 I created this DIY Valentine decor flower holder using a wooden crate, flowered paper napkins and lots of glue!

DIY Valentine Decorations 7

Today I have partnered with five of my favorite bloggers for a “three-ingredient” blog challenge. The premise of the challenge is that we have to create something using at least three pre-determined ingredients. I created this DIY Valentine decor flower holder using a wooden crate, flowered paper napkins and lots of glue! So can you guess what the three ingredients for this DIY are?

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Cherry Blossom Branches DIY

Cherry blossoms are my favorite. And whenever I can’t find the real thing, I always ask myself “Can I make it?”. I hope you like These cherry blossom branches because I made them and I am sharing my DIY here too!

cherry blossom

I love cherry blossoms. But in Southern California, I have hard a hard time finding them. So I decided to make my own.

I think my DIY cherry blossoms look quite real. And the best part is that these cherry blossoms will last forever.

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How to Make a Pom Pom Basket

I love to make pom poms with yarn and look how cute this basket turned out! Today I am sharing the complete DIY to make this Pom Pom Basket.

How to Make a Pom Pom Basket

With the holidays over, I have been thinking a lot about Spring and Valentine’s Day and the colors pink and blush. Since we don’t really have a “winter” in Southern California I think that’s ok. Look at this fun Pom Pom Basket that I just made! I can’t wait to share with you how easy these are to make.

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