Fall Carved Pumpkin Flower Vase_Giggles Galore
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Herdez Cocina Mexican Bowl with Spicy Guacamole
Smoked Tailgate Beans with Dr Pepper
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Cricut Explore Giveaway

Win a Cricut Team #4

I am thrilled to start September off with an amazing giveaway for one of my all time favorite craft tools, Cricut Explore!  My teammates and I can't wait to give one of these amazing machines to one of you! You may remember last month my Home State Burlap Canvas project made it to the Top 10 for the first round of the Cricut Design Space Star challenge.  The Cricut Design Space Star is a contest to identify the next great talent to and to create and share projects for the Cricut Explore with … [Continue reading...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

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Hello friends! Did you see the two awesome giveaways we have on the blog this week, make sure you check out our Birthday Giveaway & the Jingit $500 Cash Giveaway.  Now, it's that time again to see what creative things you have been up to.  We are so glad you've joined us again for The Creative Collection Link Party, let's check out the teams favorite projects this week.   Back to School Apple Donuts | Your Homebased Mom Biscoff Crunch Ice Cream Cake | Tidy Mom 7 … [Continue reading...]

15 Healthy After School Snacks

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This post was sponsored by Foodie.com. While I was compensated to create an After School Snack Collection, all opinions are 100% my own. We've almost made it through the first week of school and so far everyone is loving their teachers, classmates and school.  I'm thrilled my kiddos love school as much as they do and know that they are going to have a great year!  I'm not sure if it's having lunch at 10:50 (anyone else think that is crazy earlier for lunch?!?) or the fact that they are … [Continue reading...]

Birthday Giveaway

Birthday Giveaway

It's a special day today!  Yep, it's my birthday!!  We're celebrating blogger birthdays this week and my bloggy birthday friend The Cards We Drew (make sure you pop over and say Happy Birthday to Abbey too!) has  rounded up a great group of bloggers and vendors to throw the ultimate birthday bash and party like it's YOUR birthday! We're giving away over $950 worth of prizes for three lucky winner (U.S. residents only--sorry). You can enter the giveaway via Rafflecopter below, but first check out … [Continue reading...]

Shop and Save with Jingit

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Who doesn't love to save money?  I do, especially while doing one of my favorite things, shopping!  And let's face it if I absolutely must to do the grocery shopping why not earn a little cash back on the items already piled in my cart.  This is where the new app and our sponsor for today's post comes in, Jingit is a cool new app that lets you shop AND receive earning opportunities! I'd call that a win, especially since you can use that app to earn offers from home essentials, groceries, back … [Continue reading...]

Bookworm Back to School Breakfast

Leeson Kids First Day of School 2014

Today was a big day.  One that I'll be honest 6 years ago I would have never thought we would have successfully made it to.  Today, my twins started Kindergarten and my oldest is heading into 2nd grade.  I am so excited for them and know that they are going to do awesome and amazing things this year, but a tiny part of my little mama heart is sad to see them growing up so fast. When I found out I was having twins 6 years ago I panicked.  How on earth was I going to manage, I was barely doing … [Continue reading...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

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Hello friends! It's that time again to see what creative things you have been up to.  We are so glad you've joined us again for The Creative Collection Link Party, let's check out the teams favorites this week. Ice Cream Cake with Circus Animal Crust | Food Faith Fitness   Coral Geometric Headboard | The Weathered Door Gold Duct Tape Necklace | Delineate Your Dwelling Anthropologie Inspired DIY Mirror | Bigger Than the Three of Us Mini MCM Makeover | Bre Purposed Guest … [Continue reading...]

Grandma’s Granola & NatureSmart Gummy Vitamins

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Disclosure: This post was sponsored by NBTY through their partnership with Circle of Moms by POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by Circle of Moms by POPSUGAR to write a post about NatureSmart Vitamins, all opinions are my own.   Grandma's are the best, wouldn't you agree?!  They know just how to make everything seem so special and spoil you with lots of love.  I have lots of fond memories about my grandma's from my childhood, but recently there is one particular memory that stands out.  It … [Continue reading...]

Be Awesome T-shirt

Gold Be Awesome Shirt

The start of a new school year is upon us and soon my kiddos will be back in school and not nestled under my protective wing of motherhood.  Don't get me wrong, I can't wait for them to soar, but sometimes I'm overcome with anxiety and wonder "Will they make friends?"  "Will they be a good friend?"  "Are they going to succeed?" And then I remember that they are destined for great things...go and Be Awesome little ones! While thinking of projects for our Cricut Design Space Star challenge I … [Continue reading...]

DIY Painted Wooden Bracelets

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Last month was the kick-off of the all new Cricut Design Star competition.  What's that you ask?  It's a challenge composed of extremely talented and extraordinary bloggers, all looking to claim the title as the next Cricut #DesignSpaceStar.  Last month my Home State Burlap Canvas was chosen as one of the top 10 projects and while I didn't win it was exciting to see one of my team members we are team #4), Lia Griffith take home the top prize for Round 1!  This month our team was challenged to … [Continue reading...]