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Refreshing January Calendar Download

I love starting my New Year with a fresh outlook. There is so much to look forward to when a new year begins. I have created a refreshing calendar and mobile background to help start your year with organization and style. This month’s calendar is a mixture of seasonal winter flowers – anemone, silver dollar… Continue reading Refreshing January Calendar Download


Merry Christmas from House Fenway!

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a fantastic 2017! Melissa and family at House Fenway 🎄❤️🎄

DIY · General · Trends

DIY: Winter Hat Ornament

These winter hat ornaments are the cutest and they are super easy to make. With just a few simple craft items and 15 minutes you can make an adorable winter hat ornament to put on your Christmas tree or give as a gift. You will need: A skein of yarn A cardboard tube (paper towel,… Continue reading DIY: Winter Hat Ornament

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3 Easy Ways to Wrap a Holiday Gift

We are down to the wire and Christmas is almost here! I don’t know why, but I always wait until the last minute to gift wrap. Here are a couple of quick gift wrapping ideas that only use a handful of items, and that will make you look like a gift wrapping pro! Note: Twine, brown butcher paper, and ribbon. I… Continue reading 3 Easy Ways to Wrap a Holiday Gift

DIY · downloads

Deck Your Halls with Free Holiday Printables

? Surprise… It’s an early Christmas present! Free Christmas printables to deck your halls this holiday season. These work best in a square frame (8″x8″). I went mad for plaid this season and created these festive downloads for my wonderful readers. Share, print, frame and make your season even merrier! ~ Melissa @ House Fenway Merry Christmas…

DIY · Recipes

DIY: Cinnamon and Applesauce Cutout Ornaments

I always try to take time out of my busy holiday schedule to do something fun with my boys. There is something so magical about creating something as a family that can be shared during the Christmas season. This year, we decided to make cinnamon and applesauce cutout ornaments. These are super simple to make, great to… Continue reading DIY: Cinnamon and Applesauce Cutout Ornaments


Christkindlmarket Chicago 2016

Each year, people from all over the world visit the Christkindlmarket Chicago. I had the pleasure of visiting this past weekend. The outdoor market is located in the Chicago Loop and offers an authentic German Christkindlmarket experience including: shopping, typical German food and drinks and holiday entertainment. The market is in its 21st year and is celebrating the returned appearance of Christkindl from… Continue reading Christkindlmarket Chicago 2016