Thursday, December 15, 2016

Hot Cocoa Station

Hot cocoa, who doesn't love a big ol' warm mug full of creamy hot chocolate, bitty marshmallows, maybe a little whipped cream.
hot cocoa, chalkboard, thrift store finds, old drawer, hot chocolate, cocoa bar, chalkboard sign, hand-lettered, https://goo.gl/U8dcWx
In December my coffee area...station...bar...hangout becomes a cocoa station.  My coffee spot sits on my counter in an old drawer.  With a few easy changes it is transformed for winter.


hot chocolate bar, chalkboard sign, hot cocoa sign, banner, burlap, old drawer, https://goo.gl/U8dcWx
The chalkboard "wall" is really just a thin piece of plywood painted with chalkboard paint and adhered to the wall with Command adhesive "velcro" strips, which makes it easy to change up. So I just doodle and play until I get a design I like (and erase the chalk when I don't). This one has a hot cocoa recipe on it.
banner, burlap, cocoa station, enjoy sign, mason jars, Target,https://goo.gl/U8dcWx
I added more jars for more yumminess, like white hot chocolate (one of my favorites) and marshmallows. The cinnamon sticks for tea were replaced with candy canes.  
chalkboard, hot cocoa sign, old drawer, mason jars, chocolate, https://goo.gl/U8dcWx
I keep some thrift store spoons in a cup and replaced my normal coffee mugs with these hot chocolate cups and saucers that I got at Goodwill.
Hot cocoa sign, burlap banner, mason jars, chalkboard sign hand-lettered, https://goo.gl/U8dcWx
I bought this little banner at the dollar spot at Target.  I hand-painted the enjoy on it and strung it across the front of my cocoa station.
hot cocoa station, thrift store finds, mason jars, chalkboard sign, chocolate,https://goo.gl/U8dcWx
The cocoa station is cheery and hopefully welcomes and encourages guests to stir up a steamy mug of the good stuff. 

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2 comments:

  1. This has such a great look...I love everything about it!

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    1. Thank you Linda! It is getting lots of use with our subzero temps.

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