My 2014 Christmas Home Tour


If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!It has been such a whirlwind of a month and we are only half way through it!  Carving out time to decorate my home this year was challenging to say the least, and to be honest there were times when […]

DIY Hair Tie Lollipop


At about this time every year I start panicking about all of the little gifts that I need to get together for friends, teachers, coworkers, mail carriers…the list goes on and on and it can start to overwhelm me in a hot minute. So we decided to keep it simple for my daughter’s friends this […]

One of the BEST & EASIEST Appetizers Ever…Baked Ravioli


Holy cow, the holidays are approaching at such a rapid speed this year that I am terrified that there is no way that I can accomplish everything on my to do list. Please tell me that I am not the only one that is breathing into a paper bag every time that I look at […]

How we Give Happy


I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for OshKosh B’gosh. I received an OshKosh B’gosh gift card to purchase product and to thank me for my participation. There are some memories that stick with me from childhood that I cherish.  Memories that I look back on and smile. For me, baking Christmas cookies with my mom is […]

DIY Bath Shelf


The last couple of weeks have found me knock down, drag out sick.  We are talking pink eye, an ear infection and a sinus infection all at the same time.  Or as a girlfriend put it: The trifecta of suck. Yeah, that sums it up pretty well.  But while I was wallowing in a nice […]

Winter Lawn Care Tips


I participated in a campaign on behalf of Influence Central for TruGreen. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.  As always, all thoughts and opinions are completely my own. Sometimes it is really hard for me to show you what my life is really like.  I don’t mean the fancy photos […]

Creative Team Christmas Cash Giveaway


Hey friends, it’s that time of year where some extra cash could certainly come in handy, am I right?  Well, good news, here’s your chance to win some cold hard cash! I have been lucky enough to have been a guest blogger for Yellow Bliss Road for the last year and have been part of […]

Turn Your Child’s Artwork Into a DIY Keepsake Wood Cutting Board


Oh kid’s artwork can be such a magical thing.  How sweet is it when your little one brings you their drawing that they created just for you and begs for it to be displayed?  Along with the other 987 priceless masterpieces that they have created. That day alone. I know that I am not the only […]

Sea Salt and Caramel Hot Chocolate on a Stick


No matter how hard I try or how sleep deprived I am, I just cannot get myself to drink coffee.  My husband is an addict and makes his fancy espressos every morning and I wish that I could make myself like the taste, but I really don’t.  So in the cold winter months, I am […]

Easiest Manicure Ever with Giveaways!


I know that I use the word “obsessed” a lot…I fall in love easily and just can’t help myself.  But this time I really, truly, 100% am head over heels bewitched by Jamberry nail wraps. My first experience with Jamberry was when I went to Haven in July.  In a room full of hundreds of […]