Bedroom Makeover: Decorating Using All Amazon Finds – week 2

If you saw my earlier post on my Bedroom Makeover: Decorating Using All Amazon Finds, you will know that I am redoing my guest bedroom. It’s coming along but I’ve had a few situations come up in the last couple of weeks since my last post – a funeral out of state and a relative …continue reading

Laundry Pantry Room Combo

Doing laundry is a necessity of life – unfortunately. So I want to make sure that my laundry room is not only a beautiful room but that the room also makes me happy! Decorating and lots of details can make that happen.  So I’m out to make this room a happy room! When we first …continue reading

Spring Easter Tablescape

I really enjoy turning on the music and decorating a tablescape. This time I decorated a Spring Easter Tablescape and I love the look. It’s perfect for an Easter dinner or just enjoying beautiful spring decor for the dining room table. Michaels Stores has quite a selection of home decor and Easter decorations. Every time …continue reading

DIY Gold Foil Bridal T-Shirts Using The Cricut

When your daughter is getting married and she wants gold foil bridal t-shirts with cute wording. You say, “I’ve got the perfect thing to do this”!! I’ve been using a Cricut for several years. I have the small first edition machine – not sure when it came out. But since then have owned several various …continue reading

Spring Mantle Refresh

Shopping at Michaels stores several times a month is definitely a fun hobby : ) I love, love, love seeing the new products they are constantly introducing. This months challenge for Michaels Makers was to  make over your home with simple décor updates. This was perfect! Because my mantle needed a new update and refresh! …continue reading

Gold Foil Christmas Banner

I’m sharing my double sided gold foil Christmas banner with you today! This is the best way to get the best bang for your buck when it comes to Christmas decor. So, I’m sharing with you all my gold foil Christmas mantle “Merry” with snowflakes. It was pretty easy to change out the season and …continue reading

Edible Oreo Snowman

I love simple projects and activities that kids can be a part of, and even better, create together as a family! This Oreo snowman is a great way to involve the kids in making their own treats or gifts; and this is something that would make a sweet treat for a friend, teacher or neighbor …continue reading

Christmas Home Tour 2016

I’m so happy to be sharing part one of my Christmas Home Tour with you today! Stacy Risenmay has been awesome enough to put together a Christmas Home Tour roundup with so many fantastic bloggers. There are some amazing ideas included that you shouldn’t miss! Make sure to check it out and see the next …continue reading

Gingerbread Man Christmas Wreath

Gingerbread Man Wreath made with foam | Design Dazzle

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DamageFreeHoliday #CollectiveBias #CBias I’ve been having so much fun decorating my home. My kitchen is in the process of being decorated with a kitchen-themed Christmas.  I wanted to create a Gingerbread Man Christmas Wreath for my kitchen, to have …continue reading

Christmas Tree Decorating Tools And Supplies

Tools/Supplies For Christmas Tree Decorating

The easiest way to decorate the Christmas Tree or decorate with holiday decor is to be prepared and organized with the correct Christmas Tree Decorating tools and supplies. I’ve been decorating for the holidays for many years and have learned what to do and what not to do! This post contains affiliate links at no …continue reading

Easy Holiday Decorating With Ribbon

An easy way to dress up simple, basic packaging can be done with colorful, bright, glittery, simple or festive ribbon.  I’m sharing easy holiday decorating with ribbon! Ribbon can be used so many different ways. Whether you are tying big bows, simple bows, layering ribbons, or even just adding a single knot around your gift, …continue reading

Christmas In A Can

The Christmas in a Can project is sweet and simple. A very long time ago I created a Christmas in a can to give out as our family gifts that year. It was very well received. It works well to use as a family night Christmas activity for the recipient. The options for this project …continue reading

Mrs Claus Cottage Christmas Tree

My fifth year decorating a Christmas tree for the Michaels Makers Dream Tree Challenge. I’ve always named my trees. This year it’s “Mrs Claus Cottage Christmas Tree”! We all know that Mrs Claus does a lot of the work at Christmas! And, of course, she needs a relaxing spot to sit by the fire, drink …continue reading

My Christmas eBook: Making Christmas Magical!

I’ve been working on a little secret and now it’s out… I’ve been busy at work on my Christmas eBook – “Making Christmas Magical”. Wow, does it take time to accomplish this! I hope you like it – I wish I had this eBook years ago. Take a peek below for more details…   “Making …continue reading

Making Christmas Magical at Pinners Conference

  Hi Friends! Have you been to Pinners Conference? If you have, you know how much FUN it is! If not, you are missing out. Pinners Conference is all about taking classes (over 90 to choose from), learning amazing skills/ideas/tips and hanging out with your girlfriends (guys are welcome too). And there is the SHOPPING! …continue reading

11 Harry Potter Themed Halloween Ideas

When it comes to the Halloween spirit, what better example could there be than Harry Potter? From witches and wizards to wands, magical potions, and lots of magic, this classic series provides lots of inspiration for a spellbinding Halloween. Here are 11 great Harry Potter themed ideas for you to try! 1. What better way …continue reading

Storing Food For Emergencies

  September is Emergency Preparedness Month and today I am sharing some thoughts and tips about storing food for emergencies. It is something many people don’t think to do or feel like is an extreme precaution but I think it is a necessary part of any family emergency plan. Everyone should make this a priority …continue reading

Essential Items For Emergency Preparedness

September is National Preparedness Month! This is a great reminder to prepare for emergencies and disasters for where we live, attend school and work. For my family, we have many different types of insurances – car insurance, life insurance, health and home. It’s important for our family to be prepared in case of an emergency. …continue reading

Fall Pumpkin Porch Decor

Are the leaves already turning color where you live? I know it’s still summer – in fact it was quite hot today. But the leaves are just starting to change here in my backyard. Before I know it the fall colors will be completely turned to beautiful, golds, reds, rusts, oranges, black and more! The …continue reading

The Easiest Dessert Ever (Only Three Ingredients)

cherry dessert

This dessert is commonly known as the “cherry dump cake,” and oh, how easy it is to make! it’s just like the title says, The Easiest Dessert Ever (Only Three Ingredients). That’s right–only three ingredients! And what’s even better is that these three ingredients are things that you are easy to keep on hand. One …continue reading

Stay Clean And Germ Free During The Summer

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Wet Ones® Hand Wipes. The opinions and texts are all mine. Today, I’m sharing my tips to stay clean and germ free for the summer or anytime of year! I grew up with a mom that always made sure we washed our hands – …continue reading