A New Spin on Chalkboard Art

June 23, 2014 by 5 Comments

Today, we have another great craft in our series, A Craft Made By You.   Kelli + Kristi of Lolly Jane, an eclectic craft & DIY blog are sharing an inexpensive and simple tutorial with us today. They’ve seen embroidery hoop chalkboard art all over blog …continue reading

Ways to Update Your Home this Summer

June 2, 2014 by 10 Comments

What a great weekend!  A lot of swimming (I sat on the side and got splashed — I need warmer temps to get in), a fundraiser car wash for my little girl’s new middle school dance team, and some work in the yard with Stud.  …continue reading

Simple Tips for Backyard Entertaining

May 15, 2014 by 4 Comments

This post is brought to you by TIKI® brand. All opinions are 100% mine. 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. 1. …continue reading

DIY Projects for Home

May 13, 2014 by 7 Comments

Yesterday — my dad, sis, and I biked several miles.  Today — rain, rain, and more rain.  I’ve grabbed my calendar and am jotting down some DIY Projects for Home that I totally want to try.  I loved looking through last week’s party and seeing …continue reading

IKEA Hack – Chalkboard Easel

April 23, 2014 by 3 Comments

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 …continue reading

Before and After: Room Makeovers

March 6, 2014 by 16 Comments

Today is day number three, home with a sick baby (well he’s seven, but he’s my baby).  I’m so ready for him to feel better (a belated anniversary celebration is totally going to happen)!  Pretty sure I would have gone crazy if it weren’t for …continue reading

Starting an Herb Garden

August 21, 2013 by 8 Comments

This post brought to you by FrogTape brand painter’s tape. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you see the fun package UPS brought me on instagram!?!  As promised, here’s a fun tutorial using one of my favorite DIY accessories!  Have you heard of FrogTape painter’s …continue reading

Making Homes Beautiful

May 10, 2013 by 19 Comments

Every week I’m amazed by the new and beautiful ideas linked up at my party!  My friends know how to make homes beautiful!  The links below each awesome pic lets you see more pics and scoop on each project.  Share Your Creativity Party will open Saturday …continue reading

Craft Ideas for the Home

April 19, 2013 by 9 Comments

My sweet friends shared so many Creative Ideas for the Home at our last party!  There were lots of organization ideas, awesome DIY inspiration, amazing tips, and tons of decorating with Chalkboard Paint!  The links below each pic lets you see more pics and scoop on …continue reading

Food Pantry Organization

April 10, 2013 by 12 Comments

This year, my goal is to Get It Organized!  Recently, we’ve been tackling our Food Pantry Organization!  I spend so much time in my kitchen, having it look nice and functioning great is huge to me! Check out the picture below…who wants sliding doors for …continue reading

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