Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Topic: Housewares, Topic: Sewing

DIY Easy Accent Pillow under $5.00

If you love decorative pillows, but hate to spend a fortune (generally starting at $20+) for ONE, consider this much more inexpensive and creative alternative.....use a placemat! Wait, what? Yes friends, a placemat. Trust me.....no one will ever know the difference. While strolling through the kitchen goods aisles, alter your perspective and think about if… Continue reading DIY Easy Accent Pillow under $5.00

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Topic: Housewares

HELLO String Art Wall Decor

Check out this super cute piece of home decor I made. This is a simple project with ZERO measuring - just my kind of project! Supplies Needed: Scrap piece of wood (new or reclaimed) Black paint Sealant (I used Mod Podge) 1 1/4" aluminum nails Thick string Tracing/graphite paper Printer (or freehand if you're a… Continue reading HELLO String Art Wall Decor

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less

Tackle Tricky Eaters

Just a quick post... Parents to VERY picky eaters will get me, but I feel like I've conquered the world! Okay maybe that's a bit over the top. I prep my picky 8 year old's pb&j's at the beginning of each week and then throw them in the freezer for a quick grab in the… Continue reading Tackle Tricky Eaters

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Topic: Cooking

Start (and maintain) A Smoothie Routine

For the last month and a half I've been doing a morning smoothie routine...and I have to admit I've really enjoyed and and been surprised that I've maintained the routine! Here's the overview of what I do: 1. I Prep on Sunday for the upcoming week. - this week I used blueberries, raspberries and bananas.… Continue reading Start (and maintain) A Smoothie Routine

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Uncategorized

Say It Sweet: Valentine’s

If you are a grandparent or aunt/uncle to my kids and are reading this..........STOP READING....IT'S FOR YOUR OWN GOOD! Now that we got that out-of-the-way¬†(because let's be honest none of them actually halted from reading, who would!), wanted to give you a sneak peek at the kids valentine's this year. Charley needed one for school,… Continue reading Say It Sweet: Valentine’s

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories, Topic: Housewares

Update Your Lamps!

                  So.....I had an okay lamp on our end table in our bedroom, but I'm never okay with "just okay" So of course I have to update it! I found some buttons, some straws, spray paint, glue gun.....and forget about it!!!! Level: Beginner Time: 1-4 hours Topic:… Continue reading Update Your Lamps!

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less

Extra Storage for your Stroller

Let's just get it out of the way - my photos aren't terrible, but they're not great either! Clearly I had the wrong settings and didn't pay attention enough to notice. UGH! At any rate, this tutorial is too cute and handy not to share, so I'm sucking it up and letting you all in!This… Continue reading Extra Storage for your Stroller

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Topic: Accessories

Buckle Earrings

Topic: AccessoriesTime: Less than an HourWhy do I have an entire muffin tin full of unpaired earrings? Simply put is because I have an unrealistic idea that somehow I will one day find where my 1 year old "hid" mommy's pretties. The day I find the pairs to some of my fav earrings is the day… Continue reading Buckle Earrings

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Topic: Paint

Chalkboard Wine Glasses

Level: BeginnerTime: Less than an hourTopic: PaintingOkay, I love wine. I've said it....the secret is out! Since I've shared it with you all, you should know my newest ideas.....let's forget those wine charms and introduce some easy-peasy labels.....no one wants to lose their wine glass at a party for goodness sakes!Step 1: Gather your wine… Continue reading Chalkboard Wine Glasses

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Topic: Organization

Gift Bag Organizer

Here's a simple and fun organization idea for all those gift bags, tissue and ribbons! If you're anything like me I can rarely find tissue paper amongst the millions of gift bags when I'm rushing out of the house to a party (running late as usual!). This organization has helped keep it all more straight… Continue reading Gift Bag Organizer