07/22/15

Backyard Accessories for Outdoor Living

HomeGoods Find #ItsOverflowing

I'm so excited to show you two of my new favorite backyard accessories for outdoor living.  Our back patio is one of our favorite hangout spots.  I like to look for items that will make it feel more like a living room.  When I saw this galvanized tray, I knew it was a must have.  ... |read more|

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05/18/15

Tips for Hosting a Girls’ Night In

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. During the school year, I am full-time tutor, reference librarian, fashion stylist, shuttle driver, and so on and so forth.  When summer arrives, schedules and structure go out the ... |read more|

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06/26/14

Tips for Hosting a Pool Party

Tiki Pool Party 1a @ItsOverflowing

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Everyone loves a great pool party, especially when the sun is blazing. Hosting a pool party can be simple if you let the water do all the work! There’s no need to schedule activities or ... |read more|

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06/25/14

Pool Party Printables – Free

Pool Party Free Prints @ItsOverflowing

We are two months shy of living in our new-to-us traditional home for a year!  Although our initial reason for house hunting was to find a school that better fit our education philosophy, as soon as my kids (Stud is included in this head count) saw this backyard -- we had found ... |read more|

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06/12/14

Tips for Hosting a 4th of July Party

Fourth of July Party 2a @ItsOverflowing

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Celebrate the land of the free and the home of the brave this 4th of July by grilling in the backyard with friends and family. Here are some great tips for hosting a fun Independence Day ... |read more|

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05/29/14

Tips for Hosting a Backyard Shower

Tiki Torch Close Up 2 @ItsOverflowing

This post is brought to you by TIKI® brand. All opinions are 100% mine. I love a reason to celebrate new beginnings – baby showers and wedding showers are always so magical. My favorite place to host these events is in the comfort of my backyard. Backyard entertaining can be ... |read more|

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05/27/14

DIY Summer Fabric Banner – No Sew!

DIY Cottage Banner @ItsOverflowing 2

One of the easiest ways to bring warmth into a room is a fun fabric banner with the colors you're currently loving!  When I hosted a mommy daughter tea party, I showed you how I made a scrap garland.  I still love it, but my new favorite is the fabric banner I made the other ... |read more|

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05/15/14

Simple Tips for Backyard Entertaining

Backyard Party Tips 2 @ItsOverflowing

Are you ready for summer!?!?  14 more days until school is out!  Hosting a party for friends can be stress-free with these simple tips for preparing your backyard for guests.  This post is brought to you by TIKI® brand. All opinions are 100% mine. 1. Email Invites. Save time ... |read more|

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04/23/14

IKEA Hack – Chalkboard Easel

IKEA Chalkboard Hack 1 @ItsOverflowing

We have had this IKEA chalkboard for years!  Just under $15, I've always been impressed by the quality.  My kids are using it less and less so I decided to put it to use this summer when entertaining in the backyard -- to direct guests to come around back to swim (and sometimes ... |read more|

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04/16/14

Someone Has New Patio Furniture

Backyard Baseball @ItsOverflowing.com

My old patio furniture was beginning to fall apart -- I had used it for ten years!  Knowing my goal of updating the kitchen, Stud didn't quite get my urgency for buying new patio furniture, but when my mom and I found this set, he went with the flow and helped me pick it up!  ... |read more|

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