Author Ashley Ludwig's Recession Home

From sweet to romantic suspense, join me as I craft my happily ever after…

How many REAL friends do you have? Look Up, because it’s a beautiful world and we’re missing it

It’s time to plan summer. We will not be spending long, beautiful soCal days locked onto our devices in this house. I’m going to look up, look into my daughter’s … Continue reading

May 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Frozen Fractals – how to plan your Frozen Birthday party using Pinterest ideas, etsy, and inspiration

Frozen is out, for download, on We watched it on Saturday night, all cuddled up with the girls’ Olaf’s and Svens… It was a popcorn, girl-food fiesta! and when we … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · 8 Comments

Happy Sun-Day! these Rapunzel Tangled Inspired Confetti Sunbursts on sale this week through Recession Home

These Tangled Inspired Confetti suns are on sale to celebrate the sun! springtime! and all things WARM!!! Order your Tangled Sun confetti this week! aren’t my sweet Ray’s hands beautiful? … Continue reading

March 8, 2014 · 1 Comment

A look back, Last Year’s Farm Party with Petting Zoo — corral fun for all

When Ray decided she wanted her farm party, I wanted her to have all that and more. It’s all about the entrance. My hubby came on board with the enormous painted windmills… … Continue reading

February 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

How to host a Disney Frozen Inspired Party – birthday, wedding, or just for the thrill of it

Frozen, another Disney Princess film that captured the hearts and attention of little girls of all ages… Princess Elsa, Ana, and all of the wonderful snow that goes along with … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

Getting ready for Santa’s Sleigh… Activities to keep little hands busy — Push Pin Art with Christmas Themes

It’s pushing 70s here in Temecula, and the kids can always play outside…in fact, I wish they WOULD. But these little girls are all about getting ready for Christmas, and … Continue reading

December 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pinterest Pins of the day: What a Tangled Web we weave…

How does romantic suspense author Ashley Ludwig end up spending the large part of her life making tangled lanterns?   You may be surprised. I started my Etsy store in 2009, following … Continue reading

October 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Favorite shoes – Crocs and why my daughter loves them.

My daughter lives in these. Ever since kindergarten. Crocs are her all time fave. I can barely get her in anything else. So, in honor of that, here’s a link … Continue reading

September 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to throw a girls Nightmare Before Christmas Party

I love Nightmare before Christmas. It’s kind of a prerequisite, marrying one of the world’s biggest Oingo Boingo/Danny Elfman fans. He channels Jack Skellington, at least, as soon as the … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · 3 Comments

Tangled Wedding – For all the June Brides out there!

They say when you marry in June, You’re a bride for all your life… ~Seven Brides for Seven Brothers How many June brides are out there? I couldn’t resist these … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · 1 Comment

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