{Rustic Barbed Wire} Christmas Tree Decorations

Rustic Barbed Wire Christmas Decor

I am so excited to show you these fabulous little rustic country Christmas decorations.  You may be thinking - what? wait? barbed wire decor?  Yes you read that correctly.  And.... I am super excited to share it with you! It all came about when my very talented father-in-law spent a little time in his workshop. He's retired and tries to come up with different designs using barbed wire, wood, … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Bake


If you are needing a side dish for your upcoming holiday dinner this Sweet Potato Bake is so scrumptious. It's very simple to whip up just allowing the time to cook the sweet potatoes and combine the ingredients.  Bake and your side dish is complete. I baked it for our Thanksgiving dinner and everyone complimented me on it. Even the kiddos liked it. Win! Here is the recipe. Sweet … [Read more...]

Baby Lion King Shower and Mini Diaper Cake Table Decoration Tutorial


My adorable friend and co-worker is expecting a sweet baby boy in January and I was so happy to help plan a shower for her to welcome this sweet blessing. The theme for this little boy's nursery is the Baby Lion King so of course that had to be the theme of the shower.  :) When I started planning the decorations I had a hard time finding downloads or individual graphics available for purchase … [Read more...]

My Primitive Country Thanksgiving Decor 2014


Happy day after Thanksgiving 2014. I wanted to share my Thanksgiving table decor with you again this year.  It is becoming a tradition I guess, as I shared it with you in 2012 here and 2013 here.  It also helps me look back on what I did the previous year(s) and provides a bit of inspiration and reminiscing. My decor is nothing fancy.  As  you may notice from other years I pull in some of  … [Read more...]

Snowman Family Christmas Card Video Tutorial


I created this project back in 2009 when I hosted an online Boo-log party (around Halloween that year) and it is still one of my most popular YouTube video tutorials of all time.  I did have a blog post on my Craft Junkie Too Blogger blog but somehow it disappeared when I switched over to CountryCharmbytracy.com and Wordpress so I thought I would share it in a new blog post. One of my favorite … [Read more...]

Red & Turquoise Christmas Deco Mesh Wreath


I wouldn't have thought of putting these two colors together in one holiday decor project if I didn't see an entire section of various holiday signs and Christmas decor items at Hobby Lobby this year.   The more I looked at all of these items available the more I liked it.  So, I decided to buy some of the materials to make this wreath.  The picture really doesn't do it justice.  The colors just … [Read more...]

Simple Taco Soup

Taco Soup

I love to cook soup more in the fall/winter season than any other.  Here is a recipe for a simple Taco Soup that can be made up in about an hour or put in a crock pot and let it cook on low until you're ready to eat it.  Double or triple the ingredients to make a larger quantity to share with a neighbor or freeze for another meal.  Enjoy! Simple Taco Soup   Print Prep time 30 … [Read more...]

{Throwback Thursday} Turkey Poop Treats!


I love this treat from several years ago that I thought I would share it again on a version of {Throwback Thursday!} What a fun and creative way to trick your guests into thinking they are getting turkey poop but really you are treating them to a sweet treat of candy whoppers. lol -- too funny!  This would be great for the kids but adults get a kick out of fun stuff too. Click on these … [Read more...]