11/15/15

Mason Jar Gift Ideas

Mason Jars have long been my obsession.  They are great for crafting, decorating and organizing!  With Christmas just over a month away, a few of my favorite blog friends and I are sharing creative ways to gift Mason Jars.  Below you will find links to more mason jar gift ideas ... |read more|

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07/22/15

Backyard Accessories for Outdoor Living

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

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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12/02/14

Kiss for a Kiss – Countdown to Christmas

This time of year is busy, right!!!  Have you made a list!?!  Are you checking things off!?!  After a week off of school and a whole lot of playing over the Thanksgiving break, I'm trying to get caught up!  Before the kids headed back to school they helped me set up their ... |read more|

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10/02/14

Hanging Plates

I will definitely get back to my kitchen remodel updates soon -- crossing my fingers we find the time to add the cabinet hardware this coming weekend -- masking tape drawer pulls are getting old!   While adding the drawer pulls is a little more than I'm willing to do on my own ... |read more|

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05/22/14

Storing Mason Jars

If you didn't see the house tour from last Friday, you don't want to miss this lovely Lake House -- check it out!!!  One of my favorite pieces in Melaine's home was this Wire 3-Tier Glass Drying Rack from World Market.  The perfect solution for Storing Mason Jars! I just so ... |read more|

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04/23/14

IKEA Hack – Chalkboard Easel

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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04/22/14

VERY Simple Indoor Gardening

Succulents and Mason Jars are two of my FAVORITE things!  Succulents - because they are some of the easiest houseplants.  And Mason Jars - because the uses are endless.  Combine the two and you get VERY Simple Indoor Gardening that is real CUTE!  These are great to give as a gift ... |read more|

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10/29/13

Cleaning Mattress, Sofa, and Sofa Cushions

Need an Easy Recipe for cleaning mattress, sofa, and sofa cushions?  Tell me the truth, did it freak you out that I bought two new-to-me sofas on Craigslist?  I'm telling you, I have one goal in mind - save for my kitchen remodel.  Just a little truth talk with the girls, if I ... |read more|

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07/24/13

Craft in a Jar – Beachy Theme

Hi Friends!  I wrote this post as part of a sponsored campaign for Darice and Blueprint Social. All opinions on this awesome product line from David Tutera are 100% my own.  As you can see, working with David Tutera's Casual Elegance line was a total treat for me!  The packaging ... |read more|

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