Quick and Easy Halloween Costume
Caramel Apple Fall Gift with Free Printable
Tailgate Wings 2
Apple Picking Party by Giggles Galore
Fall Carved Pumpkin Flower Vase_Giggles Galore

Shop and Save with Jingit

Jingit App

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


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

Homemade Granola with Blueberries

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

DIY Wooden Painted Bracelets_Giggles Galore

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...]

Snack Time Tic Tac Toe

Snack Time Tic Tac Toe California Raisins

Learning makes you least that is what happens when my kids have been in school all day.  Before we've even walked in the door and unpacked backpacks they are asking for a snack.  And I'm always looking for healthy snacks that will keep them satisfied but won't ruin their appetite before dinner.  This year with a little help from our sponsor California Raisins and our free Snack Time Tic Tac Toe printable, you can make snack time healthy and fun! Raisins were always one of my moms … [Continue reading...]

The Creative Collection Link Party


Hey Y'all, who's ready for the weekend!?!  In case you missed it, this week we shared lots of back to school ideas and a to die for dip that you simply must try. Hatch Chile Queso Dip, "Dinner is Our Treat" Teacher Gift, After School Routine Printable, 5 Tips for a Stress Free Back to School Season Once again we are totally IMPRESSED with all YOUR fabulous projects and recipes linked up at last weeks The Creative Collection Link Party! Thanks so much for linking up with us each … [Continue reading...]

Cork Board Vase Teacher Gift

A+ Teacher Gift Cork Board Vase

My kids are counting down the days until school starts.  They can't wait to meet their new teacher, see their friends again and tell everyone about their summer trips!  Our Michaels Makers challenge this month is all about getting ready to go back to school!  And I'm excited to share my Cork Board Vase which is perfect as a back to school teacher gift. Not only will your new teacher love it, this project is so simple you can throw it together in less than 10 minutes!  That's right in less … [Continue reading...]

Hatch Chile Queso Dip

Hatch Chile Queso Dip by Giggles Galore

August is Hatch Chile month and for a limited time we can get our fix for these special peppers that we all love!  Fire-roasted, stuffed or sauteed this versatile pepper will give any recipe a spicy punch of that south-of-the-border flavor.  My husband is a big fan of these peppers and I love using them in recipes to kick things up a notch, like this Hatch Chile Queso Dip.  A combination of creamy Queso and a hearty dip this recipe will be a crowd pleaser! This month Market Street is … [Continue reading...]