Still looking for a little something sweet for next week? Most of these items are quick shipping from Amazon, including one of our favourite books ever, In My Heart (A Book of Feelings). If these all fail, there's always chocolate ;)

 valentine's day ideas for kids

01. // Kitty doll; 02.// Feelings book; 03.// Wood teether; 04. // XO game; 05. // Bead set; 06. // Gold stickers; 07. // Pink pillow; 08. // $10 art; 09. // Leather moccasins; 10. // Wood nightlight.


 family photo 2017

Photo by Amanda Haddow Photography

Just like that...another year comes to a close. WINTER DAISY will be closed through the end of this year and will be back January 15th, 2018.

If you're looking for some inspiration for your kids spaces over the holiday, please sit back and read some of my favourite posts from this year!!!


  1. Rafa + Leo’s Shared Baby and Toddler Room
  2. Ella’s Big Girl Room
  3. A Neutral Nursery (staged to sell)
  4. Christmas Playhouse

Décor for Kids Rooms:

  1. 10 of the cutest night lights
  2. Super cute hooks for kids
  3. Pillows!
  4. Baby Cribs
  5. 6 wooden playhouses


  1. My Color is Rainbow
  2. Mindful 1, 2, 3
  3. Over and Under the Snow
  4. Tap the Magic Tree
  5. Bee
  6. It Starts with a Seed
  7. Holiday Books for Kids

2017 has been such a great year juggling the blog, designing client spaces and being a hands on Mama to my three little ones. I can't wait to show you some of the spaces that are in their final stages that I will be revealing next year. As always, thank you so much for being here! Happy holidays from our family to yours; I hope you enjoy celebrating in whatever way makes you happy. 

Melissa Signature




 DIY personalized clay star ornaments
 sydney star ornament
 clay for making ornaments
 clay star ornament
 embossing letters

Looking for a quick, personalized DIY gift you can achieve by Christmas (yes really!)? This easy clay star ornament or gift topper is sure to make anyone on your list feel special!!! I love how these turned out!

Items needed:

How to make:

Step 1: Preheat oven to 275 degrees Fahrenheit
Step 2: Warm clay in your hands
Step 3: Roll clay to 1/4" thick
Step 4: Use cookie cutter to cut out star shape
Step 5: Emboss name on star (be sure you have the letters inserted correctly) and poke hole for string
Step 6: Bake according to time on box (I did for a few minutes less)
Step 7: Remove ornaments from oven, allow to cool
Step 8: Tie on string and voila!