DIY Coffee Filter Flowers

DIY coffee filter flowers

I can’t wait for spring- warmth, sunshine, pastel colors, fun parties! Coffee filter flowers aren’t anything new, but I love the look! They are so light and beautiful, they are the perfect craft to welcome spring and brighten up your next party! Coffee filters absorb the colors and can create vibrant, beautiful colors! I love that …continue reading

A Birthday Baking Party!

LOVE this birthday baking party for an 8 year old! Perfect!

Oh my heavens, is this not the cutest theme for a birthday bash? For Alvie’s 8th birthday, her mom Angie from Little Giggle Photography decided to take some inspiration from her daughter’s favorite show “Cake Boss”, and throw a truly gorgeous one-of-a-kind birthday baking party! Aren’t the photos stunning? I am so in love with …continue reading

St. Patty’s Green Sugar Scrub

St Patty's Day Free printable

Today, I’m featuring a post over on Vanessa’s blog, Our Thrifty Ideas, sharing a fun St. Patrick’s Day gift to make for your friends! It’s always a good idea to let the people you love know how lucky you are to have them. A thoughtful, homemade gift is such a sweet way to share your love. …continue reading

Mickey Room Ideas

mickey mouse bedroom ideas

Who doesn’t love Mickey Mouse? OK….I’m sure there are SOME people who don’t love Mickey but there’s just something about that cute mouse with his happy red shorts and big white-gloved hands that brings a smile to my face every single time. You can find Mickey bedding, Mickey posters, Mickey lamps, Mickey vinyl decals and …continue reading

Party Time Linky Party #33

party time linky party

Happy Tuesday everyone! Did anyone watch the Oscars this past weekend? Well I’m guessing some of you probably did because we had 2 Oscar party posts that were our most visited links this week! I always enjoy seeing the beautiful dresses, of course! Did you have a favorite, or two?? Let’s get to it…here are …continue reading

Baby Girl Turns One!

1st birthday parties for girls

We can’t help but get excited when our babies turn ONE! It’s a huge accomplishment for a baby and great day for Mom and Dad! There are so many ideas and themes you can choose for when your baby girl turns one! I love this fabric strip bunting!  A great pop of color and so …continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day Classroom Ideas

st patricks day classroom activities

Get ready for some St. Patrick’s Day fun with 10 great St. Patrick’s Day Classroom Ideas! From free printables for quiet handheld games to craft ideas and some of the best leprechaun trap ideas we’ve found. There’s sure to be something on this list that you’re going to want to try! St. Patrick’s Day Pot …continue reading

Part one: How I Got Inspired to Find my Great-Grandparents


This year, I had the awesome opportunity to be an ambassador at RootsTech, a family history conference in Salt Lake City. The event is hosted by FamilySearch. People from all 50 states and 35 countries had registered for 100+ workshops! There were many exhibitor booths along with semonars and awesome keynote speakers. You wouldn’t believe the …continue reading

1st Birthday Party Ideas For Boys!

1st birthday parties for boys

Parenthood has it’s ups and downs. Changing diapers? Down. Giggles and smiles? Up! Waking up all night? Definite downer. 1st birthday parties? Up, of course! But what to do for a theme?! Birthday parties are such fun memorable makers for family, but  – to be completely honest – the child usually doesn’t really mind what …continue reading

Zebra Print Decor In Kids Rooms!

zebra print decor in kids rooms

Zebra print decor is all the rage in kids rooms these days! The flashy and fun stripes add such a pop of character to each and every room – it’s easy to see why it’s so popular! But – it’s no mystery that the eclectic print can spiral out of control quickly. Getting the balance …continue reading