DIY Dead & Breakfast Inn Sign

The past few days I've been busy crafting and creating projects for one of my favorite holidays, Halloween!  Every year around this time I start thinking of what I want our theme to be for our front porch and for our annual Halloween party. Ever since I saw the Better Homes & Garden issue featuring the Dead and Breakfast Inn, I knew I wanted to recreate it some day.  Well, this is the year we are bringing the Leeson's Dead & Breakfast Inn to life!  First things first, we … [Read more...]

Monogrammed Reusable Snack Bags

The first thing my kids do in the morning after having breakfast is pack their snacks for school.  And the first thing they do when they get home is ask to have a snack.  These growing kids are constantly hungry and it seems like "snack time" is more important now than when they were toddlers.  Lately I have felt like we are wasting so much money buying snack size baggies so I decided to fix that with these cute and easy monogrammed reusable snack bags. These little snack bags … [Read more...]

Easy Easter Bunny Cake

There are so many delicious ways to celebrate Easter.  Today I am excited to share with you a super easy Easter Bunny Cake that is not only cute, but scrumptious too! I mention all the time on my site how much I love my Cricut machine so by now you know that it is one of my favorite craft tools.  I have teamed up with Cricut to share this simple tutorial with you and show just one of the versatile benefits of crafting with a Cricut Explore Air 2. If you are hosting Easter brunch or … [Read more...]

LILAC CRICUT® EXPLORE AIR 2 GIVEAWAY

Good morning friends!  One of my favorite brands and partners has exciting news today and I am so excited to be able to share it with you. Cricut has a new addition to the Cricut family, a LILAC Cricut® Explore Air 2!  This color is only available on the Home Shopping Network and today only you can get it for $239.95!! You can watch the live launch with Anna Griffin on HSN here: http://www.hsn.com/watch/live. If you have a creative side than you absolutely need a Cricut! … [Read more...]

Tween Girls Bedroom Makeover

Is your little girls bedroom decor ready for an update?  My daughter has been begging me to redecorate her room since the day we moved into our new house.  It's been one of those projects that I just kept putting off because there were so many other ones that needed to be done. But, my daughter recently celebrated her 10th birthday and I knew it was time to finally tackle our tween girls bedroom makeover! I have teamed up with Cricut to show you how you can transform a boring and … [Read more...]

DIY Farmhouse Holiday Vinyl Mug

Baby, it's cold outside! Let's get cozy with a fuzzy blanket and a warm cup of hot cocoa. Of course, not just any mug will do. You'll want to sip your cocoa from a DIY Farmhouse Holiday Vinyl Mug. These custom mugs are perfect for sipping a cup of coffee or hot chocolate on a cold winter day. I teamed up with Cricut to share this easy DIY project with you today. As you may already know, I love my Cricut! It is such a versatile crafting tool that allows me to customize and create projects that … [Read more...]

Jingle and Mingle Shadowbox Frame

Tis' the season to mingle!  I love this time of year because I get to do one of my favorite things, entertain friends and family! This year our schedules are super busy and finding a date and time that worked for everyone to come together for a holiday party was proving to be a major challenge. So, I got creative and decided to host a Jingle and Mingle open house Christmas party.  After setting everything up I felt like something was missing so I made this fun Jingle and Mingle Shadowbox Frame … [Read more...]

Halloween Teacher Gift + Cricut Explore Air 2 Review

I often get asked what my favorite craft tool is.  My response is pretty easy, I love my Cricut.  It is such a versatile tool that allows me to create all kinds of projects from home decor to party favors.  I am thrilled to share with you my Cricut Explore Air 2 Review and a quick and easy Halloween project with you today.  Plus, you do not want to miss an epic giveaway at the end of this post! I have owned a Cricut machine for 7 years. Actually, my first machine wasn't technically mine.  My … [Read more...]

Wooden Deer Silhouette Ornament

This post is sponsored by Cricut. All opinions are my own. One of the BEST parts about being a crafter this time of year is making handmade gifts for those we love, which is why I'm excited to partner with Cricut in a Secret DIY Santa Gift Exchange and bring you this easy DIY Wooden Deer Silhouette Ornament. For this particular gift exchange we were assigned another blogger to come up with a special diy just for them that involved using my favorite craft tool, the Cricut Explore.  I decided … [Read more...]

Pitcher Perfect Lemonade

Hot summer days have us longing for an endless supply of refreshing beverages and lemonade tops our list of must haves. This Pitcher Perfect Lemonade is the ultimate way to celebrate summer.  It's perfect for everything from backyard BBQs to kid-friendly lemonade stands!   A big thanks to our partner Expressions Vinyl for helping us make sure our favorite refreshing summertime drink looks great too!  Plus, I've teamed up with some of my favorite bloggers to bring you lots of fun and … [Read more...]