Easy Gift Wrap Idea

Easy Gift Wrap Idea

Today we celebrated my nephew, Colby, turning two! Time sure goes fast. We had a party at the park with all of the family and it was a wonderful time. My mom once again was so clever in her gift wrapping. I cannot believe how many ideas she comes up with. This one is really easy and even if you … Continue Reading →
Pinterest Weekly Roundup

Pinterest Weekly Roundup

It’s Sunday which means it is time for my weekly Pinterest roundup. These are some of the favorite things I have found on Pinterest this week (not my own stuff). I try to include a little bit of everything. If you are a Pinterest user I would love for you to follow my Pinterest boards too! RECIPE – Roasted Broccoli … Continue Reading →
Super Fast Christmas Decorating Ideas

Super Fast Christmas Decorating Ideas

Until yesterday morning, I was totally under the impression I had an additional week until Christmas was here. Then I heard 5 shopping days – UH OH! That knocked me into reality quickly. As I am writing this I still have several gifts to buy, I need to do all the stockings, our tree is up but without any lights … Continue Reading →
2013 Color of the Year EMERALD

2013 Color of the Year EMERALD

Pantone announced the 2013 Color of the Year, Emerald Green. I like this far better than the 2012 color, Tangerine Tango. I think (hope) we are painting our family room soon and redecorating just a tad so I may try to include some emerald green even. For my blogging buddies the Emerald Green RBG codes are Red/0, Green 152, Blue/116. … Continue Reading →
Halloween Craft Ideas for Kids

Halloween Craft Ideas for Kids

I have seen an abundance of spooky decorations and ghoulish recipes this year for Halloween, but oddly enough not as many craft ideas for kids so far. I went to search some out to share. Most kids really love doing crafts – for them the process is really much more important than the final result. Sometimes it may be a … Continue Reading →
DIY Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Party Decorations

DIY Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Party Decorations

My mom is amazingly creative (I keep telling her she should blog). She makes the most wonderful things, she is great at putting things together, she wraps fabulously, she sews, and on and on. Recently she put together a super cute Mickey Mouse party for Colby’s 1st birthday. Everyone was amazed! I shared some of the photos via instagram and … Continue Reading →
#SpringColor Twitter Party Thursday

#SpringColor Twitter Party Thursday

Thursday I am co-hosting (@RobynsWorld) an Olympic Paint Twitter party! This should be a fun topic plus five people will win Olympic Paint so they can add color in their lives! My living room is in desperate need of a new color so I am hoping to be inspired at the Twitter party tomorrow. What: Olympic Paint and The Motherhood … Continue Reading →
Halloween Ideas

Halloween Ideas

Just a quick recap of some of my past Halloween related posts for those of you getting ready to celebrate at the end of the month. Hand-y Halloween Treat Project & Font This is a super easy treat/goodie to make shaped like a hand. Plus a free Halloween font! Homemade Halloween Decorations Our take on a skeleton made with PVC … Continue Reading →
DIY – Dry-Erase Paint AND Giveaway!

DIY – Dry-Erase Paint AND Giveaway!

Today I have got a DIY item to share with you all. IdeaPaint dry-erase paint kit. Thanks to Hubby who did the work and took lots of pictures for me (he is such a good blogging assistant). We have had this large whiteboard up on the door in our kitchen (leads into the laundry room) for many years now. We … Continue Reading →