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Yellow Tail Sangria Girls Garden Party
Shrimp Ceviche with Texas Gulf Shrimp_Giggles Galore
Root Beer Float Cake In a Jar by Giggles Galore
Cutter Bug Spray on the Frio
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The Creative Collection Link Party


Can you believe it's already Friday!?  My kids have been gone visiting their grandma and grandpa all week and even without my little "helpers" around I still struggled to get everything crossed off my very long to-do list.  One thing is for sure you all were busy creating awesome stuff, there were so many fun ideas linked up in The Creative Collection link party last week!  We want this week to be even bigger and better than last week, are you ready to share your favorite projects?  Good, but … [Continue reading...]

10 Tips for a Successful Lemonade Stand

Make Your Own Lemonade Stand Giggles Galore

Lemonade stands are a quintessential summer experience and a great way to embrace the heat, but they can also teach your kids valuable skills.  I recently appeared on The Broadcast to share some of my favorite ideas for creating an extraordinary lemonade stand.  With these 10 Tips for a Successful Lemonade Stand not only will you have the best lemonade stand on the block, but you and your kids are guaranteed to have a great time! 1. Location, Location, Location We've heard it before but … [Continue reading...]

Girls Night Out with BJs Dine In Order Ahead App

Girls Night Out

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and BJ’s Restaurants, but all my opinions are my own. #DineInOrderAhead #pmedia  http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” I've always been a social girl and love being surrounded by friends.  But after becoming a mom I found that life shifted just a little bit and regular outings with friends were fewer and farther between.  Sure we would get together for play dates, or have other families over for dinner but … [Continue reading...]

The Creative Collection Link Party


Yay!  We had over 400 links last week and y'all keep sharing amazing ideas, which makes it so very hard to pick favorites each week!  Check out this weeks favorites and don't forget to check last weeks The Creative Collection Link Party to see who the 10 lucky winners were for the Erin Condren Life Planner Giveaway!  Let's get this party started, shall we?!? Cherry Dr. Pepper Jello Squares |Inside BruCrew Life Aztec Clay Necklace |The DIY Dreamer Strawberry Tiramisu |This Silly … [Continue reading...]

Grapevine Wine Tours


I was invited to participate in a complimentary tour with Grapevine Wine Tours, all opinions are my own. Do you ever feel like you've lived somewhere so long that surely you have seen and done all the cool things there are to do in your city?  Me too, at least that is what I thought until I had the opportunity to join a some of my favorite local bloggers for a fun girls night out with Grapevine Wine Tours. I think of "tours" as something only tourist do when they are visiting from out of … [Continue reading...]

The Creative Collection Link Party


Happy Friday Y'all!  It has been a very busy and exciting week around here!  In case you missed it here is a little recap before we get down to business with The Creative Collection features and link party.  My Awesomesauce BBQ sauce was a hit and even got featured on TV. I shared a fun project I've been working on with Chinet, 6 Kid-Friendly Entertaining ideas to make your next party a hit with the little ones. I joined 100+ other bloggers to bring you a ton of amazing Red, White and Blue idea, … [Continue reading...]

Mason Jar Picnic Containers & Stamped Napkins

Mason Jar Picnic Containers and Stamped Napkins_Giggles Galore

Hello!  I have a super easy summer entertaining idea, Mason Jar Picnic Containers & Stamped Napkins, to share with you today.  If you love dining al fresco in the summertime this easy DIY is a great way to make your picnic, or any outdoor party stand out! But, before we get started I have a super fun and exciting announcement to share.  I have been handpicked as one of the top 30 craft and lifestyle bloggers for Michaels new Michaels Makers blogger program!  Pinch Me!  I am so thrilled to … [Continue reading...]

Surfin’ Into Summer Pool Party

Surfboards and Sharks

School is out and we're celebrating with a bright and fun Surfin' Into Summer Pool Party! Last year we celebrated the end of the year with a Popsicle Pool Party and since I love traditions we couldn't let this school year end without a celebration. Hosting a simple party at the neighborhood pool is a great way to accommodate a large group of people and it really is the perfect way to welcome summer.  I wanted everything to be bright, bold and fun, just like our summer plans. I decided on a … [Continue reading...]

Star Spangled Desserts

Star Spangled Dessert

I can't wait for the 4th of July.  Not only do we get to spend time at one of our favorite places, the Frio River, but I absolutely love celebrating this patriotic holiday with lots of red, white and blue crafts, desserts and parties!  I've teamed up with 110 other bloggers for a fun 4th of July inspired party, Three Cheers for the Red, White and Blue!  Not only will I be sharing my easy Star Spangled Desserts, but you can also check out over 100 other projects to get you in the patriotic … [Continue reading...]

Kid-Friendly Entertaining Ideas for Chinet

Kid-Friendly Entertaining Ideas

I am so excited to spill the beans on a special project I've been working on with Chinet!  Giggles Galore created Kid-Friendly Entertaining Ideas for Chinet and now you can see six of my favorite ways to make entertaining even the tiniest guest at your next party a breeze! I've had the privilege of working with this company in the past and absolutely love them and their products!  Back in the Fall I featured a Football Tailgate series with tailgate party cups, a DIY referee banner and lots of … [Continue reading...]