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DIY Mardi Gras Masks

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My parents were always looking for fun and educational adventures to take us on and one year that lead us on an adventure to New Orleans for Mardi Gras.  We saw dazzling floats, picked up beads from the street and ate the best food.  Maybe that's why I am so nostalgic about Mardi Gras, that is of course, the kid-friendly version.  To celebrate my kids and I made DIY Mardi Gras Masks.  Make some Jambalaya and grab a King Cake or some cupcakes from the store and have a family friendly dinner … [Continue reading...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

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Happy Friday 13th! There is nothing unlucky here, just lots of awesome crafts, hip home decor and mouth watering recipes. We are so glad you've joined us this week for The Creative Collection Link Party! Let's check out everyone's favorites from last week shall we.   Cookie Dough Stuffed Petit Fours  |  Wine and Glue Easy to Build Kitchen Shelves  |  Cherished Bliss Free Rustic Spring Tablescape Idea  |  Refresh Restyle Farmhouse Mudroom Makeover  |  Fynes Designs … [Continue reading...]

Conversation Heart Parfaits

Conversation Heart Parfait

This dessert is definitely something to talk about!  That's right these Conversation Heart Parfaits are easy to make, just in time for a sweet Valentine's Day treat everyone in your family will love. Did you know that these sweet little confections were first invented in 1866 and have been one of the best selling candies for Valentine's Day ever since?  Even if you aren't a big fan of these little candies I bet you can recall digging through a box trying to find the perfect saying to … [Continue reading...]

Valentine Bingo In a Jar Gift

Valentine Bingo In a Jar

I'm back today with another easy and fun Valentine's Day idea you can put together in less than 1o minutes.  My Valentine Bingo In a Jar Gift is a fun and creative way to spread some love on heart day!  You could make one of these sweet jars and have it waiting for your kids when they wake up on Valentine's Day, or make some up and deliver them to friends so they can play a sweet game of bingo with their family. Either way these simple gifts in a jar are sure to make the kiddos in your life … [Continue reading...]

Berry Sweet Valentine Printable and Gift Idea

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Valentine's Day is almost here and if you are looking for an easy and delicious gift idea then I've got you covered with our Berry Sweet Valentine Printable and Gift Idea. My sister told me she needed a gift idea for her schools secret valentine exchange and so I started thinking about what I would like to receive to help me get through the day with a classroom full of 5 and 6 year olds and only one thing came to mind...chocolate!  I picked up a bunch of red berry baskets on clearance at … [Continue reading...]

The Boxtrolls Movie Night and Edible Popcorn Boxes

The Boxtrolls Family Movie Night and Edible Popcorn Boxes

"This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Universal Pictures, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #BoxtrollsFamilyNite http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” I can't think of a better way to start the weekend than cuddling up on the couch with my kiddos for family movie night.  It's the perfect way for us to unwind from a busy week and it's an easy and inexpensive way to create wonderful memories together.  I'm always looking for new … [Continue reading...]

Valentine Marshmallow Necklace

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Do you remember making cereal necklaces as a kid?  Or did you always beg your mom to buy you one of those candy necklaces at the store? Then I bet you and your kids will absolutely love making a Valentine Marshmallow Necklace!  This is a sweet little something to keep, or give away to your special Valentine, and of course anything you can make, wear, and eat for a snack later on is a winner in my book! My kids loved being able to create their own one of a kind Valentine Marshmallow Necklace … [Continue reading...]

Denim Placemat with Pocket – Michaels Make Market

Denim Pocket Placemat

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Michaels, but all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. #MadeWithMichaels Last night I had the opportunity to attend a craft night at the new Michaels Store in Southlake and we got a sneak peek of all the new changes coming to the stores.  Including the new Make Market line for DIY project and home décor ideas – all made with simple, on-trend surfaces and textures like chalk, denim, galvanized, burlap and cork.  This year one of the hot new craft trends is … [Continue reading...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

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Happy Friday!  We are so glad you are back and have joined us at The Creative Collection Link Party.  We are always so impressed by your ideas and creative projects and can't wait to see what you have been up to this week.  But, first let's take a peek at the favorites from last week: Pom Pom Garland from Love Grows Wild Valentine Word Search from The Happy Scraps Dresser Makeover from Refresh Restyle Dinomite Valentine's from Like the Cheese Salty and Sweet Popcorn … [Continue reading...]

Glam Oscar Party Ideas

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When I was younger I always wanted to be an actress.  Maybe it was my flair for drama, but I loved everything about the movies, theater and the Hollywood stars.  I wanted to live that life.  Fast forward a few years, and while I would still love to see my name in lights, be on TV and famous, for now I'll have to settle with living vicariously through the happenings in Hollywood.  Which is exactly why I love award season and will be planning a few parties to take it all in!  I've partnered with … [Continue reading...]