Almond Joy Granola Parfait

Disclosure: I’m proud to be working with CVS Pharmacy to help spread the word about their tasty and better-for-you Gold Emblem and Gold Emblem abound exclusive snack lines. All opinions expressed are my own, and all product claims or program details shared should be verified at CVS.com or with the appropriate manufacturers The weather is warmer, school is almost out and there are lots of reasons to celebrate. Whether you are celebrating mom on Mother's Day, packing a picnic for a summer concert … [Read more...]

Waffle Bar Brunch

I'm a big fan of brunch, especially for entertaining and holidays.  It is much more laid back than hosting a dinner party and you and your guest don't have to get up early to mix and mingle. Brunch is always a good idea. And a Waffle Bar Brunch is a brilliant idea! Don't fret with waiting at crowded restaurants or having to cook this Mother's Day, host a Waffle Bar Brunch to celebrate the women in your life. All I wanted for Mother's Day this year is to sleep in and to not have to cook. But, … [Read more...]

Kids Crafts: Tie Dye T-shirts

This month's Michaels Maker Challenge encouraged us to go back to class and try something new!  Did you know that Michaels offers a huge variety of free adult and kids classes?  We decided to try out one of the kids craft classes and that project inspired my girls to take it to the next level and make their own Tie Dye T-shirts. I decided to plan my weekly trip to Michaels during one of the Kids Craft Club classes. That way I could get my shopping done and my girls could spend sometime being … [Read more...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

FAVORITES!  Rose Bakes| Fiesta Themed Party Cinco De Mayo/Cake   Finding Home Farms| Vintage Door Vanity Desk Hawthorne and Main| Hanging Gutter Planter Simple As That| Frozen Coconut Pudding Graham Sandwiches Your Hosts Jennie| Craft-O-Maniac Rebecca| The Crafted Sparrow Marie| Blooming Homestead Mariah| Giggles Galore An InLinkz Link-up … [Read more...]

DIY Breakfast in Bed Serving Tray

I recently polled my readers and asked them what they wanted for Mother's Day.  The majority of moms said that their ideal gift would include being able to sleep in and not cook on Mother's Day.  Make mom happy this Mother's Day and give her the gift of both with an easy DIY craft project you can make in less than 20 minutes. Head over to Oriental Trading where I'm sharing the tutorial for this easy DIY Breakfast in Bed Serving Tray and a free breakfast in bed door hanger printable, it's a … [Read more...]

Smart Cookie Teacher Appreciation Gift

Today I have a really cute and easy teacher appreciation gift to share with you, and it includes FREE printables.  Treat your teachers and show them how much you appreciate everything they do with our Smart Cookie Teacher Appreciation Gift. Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2-6th and we want to make sure our teachers are showered with lots of notes, gifts and treats to show them just how special and extraordinary they are.  Our school has a theme for each day of the week and one of the days is … [Read more...]

Kids Camp Labels

With summer just around the corner it's time to start thinking about how you'll keep the kids entertained all summer long.  We plan to have lots of pool parties, vacation adventures and lemonade stands, but I still need to work so I'm sending my kids to a few summer camps. Getting ready for camp means labeling everything.  We've partnered with Name Bubbles to show you how we are getting prepared with the cutest kids camp labels and we even have a giveaway just for you! I've been a big fan of … [Read more...]

The Best Mother’s Day Gift

We think moms are the best ever, hands down!  The same could be said for grandma's too! We are certain that this adorable DIY project will hands down be the best Mother's Day gift they receives this year. Whether you are looking for a gift for mom or grandma we have you covered with this adorable DIY gift and free printables. I can't think of anything I cherish more than having my kids tiny little hand prints etched in time forever.  They grow up way to fast and I can't resist a gift that … [Read more...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

Now let's check out some favorites from last week:   Spring Cake Mix Cookies | The Country Chic Cottage DIY Marbled Tray | Setting for Four Mid-Century Modern Lamp Makeover | Rain on a Tin Roof  Fresh Summer Salsa | Five Heart Home for Uncommon Designs   An InLinkz Link-up … [Read more...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

Hi friends, Welcome to The Creative Collection Link Party! I'm so glad you're here and can't wait to see what you've been up to this week! Here are some of our faves from last week's party!   DIY Driftwood Jewelry Holder  |  Hawthorne and Main   DIY Kitchen Renovation  |  Who's Idea Was it To Buy This House   DIY Kate Spade Inspired Bracelets  |  The Casual Craftlete   DIY Industrial Pipe Shelving  |  Twelve on Main Jen from Craft-O-Maniac Rebecca from The Crafted Sparrow Marie … [Read more...]