Stock Your Craft Room Giveaway

Happy Monday! Since Monday's are hard, a few of my FAVORITE bloggy friends and I have decided to host a HUGE Stock Your Craft Room Giveaway! When I say huge I mean HUGE, like $1600 worth of huge! That should turn your Monday blues right around! This group of gals are my daily dose of inspiration and motivation. They are full of creative ideas and share everything from handmade holiday decor to free printables. They all mean so, so much to me, and they are definitely sites I turn to for … [Read more...]

DIY Star Wars Darth Vader Canvas Wall Banner

When it comes to gift giving I love to create special handmade gifts for our neighbors, friends and of course my family too!  I grew up making Christmas gifts for family members and there is just something so special about putting your time, talents and love into a gift you give.  I made this fun DIY Star Wars Darth Vader Canvas Wall Banner for one of my son's gifts this year and thought I'd share it here with you too!   Before we dive into the quick and easy tutorial for this … [Read more...]

My Favorite Things Giveaway for the Hostess and Entertainer

I am thrilled to join 29 creative bloggers for the 5th annual Favorite Things Giveaway. Not only do we get to gift 30 people amazing prizes, but we also hope to give you ideas for your holiday shopping! Scroll below to see all the prizes, and hop to each site to enter their giveaway for a chance to win! Here are MY favorite things, perfect for the hostess and entertainer, that I'm giving away to one lucky winner: Now, here is a sneak peek of what my fellow bloggers are loving right now. … [Read more...]

Whimsical North Pole Christmas Mantel with Cricut Explore Air 2

Santa Claus is coming to town! But before he does we’d better get our Christmas letters in the mail so they can get to the North Pole in plenty of time!  One of my children’s favorite holiday activities is writing letters to Santa, and this year I’ve used that magical mix of dreams and anticipation as the inspiration for our Whimsical North Pole Christmas Mantel and decorations. This year I decided to do something completely different, and a lot more colorful, with my Christmas … [Read more...]

DIY Halloween Gift Card Tags

This Halloween forget the tricks and just give a sweet treat, along with one of these spooktacular DIY Halloween Gift Card Tags! These cute little holders make great gifts for teachers, co-workers or friends.  I personally love spoiling my kids teachers, they are amazing people who go above and beyond daily, and this little gift is a nice way to say "thank you." I've teamed up with Thermoweb to show you how you can make these fancy and fun gift card tags.  You are going to love … [Read more...]

Halloween CarnEVIL Rotten Candy Stand

Step right up, and get ready to celebrate Halloween with thrills, horrors and lots of freaky fun!  Come one, come all, the CarnEVIL is in town..get ready for ghoulish games and spooky snacks at the deadliest show in town!  We all know the best part of going to the carnival is the treats, so today I'm sharing this spooktacular Halloween CarnEVIL Rotten Candy Stand.   Halloween is one of my favorite holidays to plan parties for, and when it comes to ideas I have lots of them! … [Read more...]

National Doughnut Day Blog Hop Day 5

Today is the day we've been waiting for all week, National Doughnut Day is finally here!  I hope you've grabbed a box of your favorite doughnuts to celebrate.  Or maybe you've recreated one of the creative projects we shared this week, like my DIY Donut Plates. Or maybe you made the Bacon Maple Doughnut Milkshakes or the White Russian with Coffee.  If you are just now realizing it's National Doughnut Day and you want to celebrate, but are short on time don't worry we have you … [Read more...]

National Doughnut Day Blog Hop Day 2

Yesterday we kicked off the week with a National Doughnut Day Blog Hop and Giveaway announcement.  In case you missed it National Doughnut Day is this Friday and to celebrate I teamed up with 10 of my favorite and oh-so-talented party and lifestyle bloggers to bring you a week a doughnut inspired crafts, recipes, parties and a super fun doughnut giveaway! A Bubbly Life | A Joyful Riot | Cupcakes + Cutlery | Giggles Galore | Grey Grey Designs | Lemon Thistle | Lulu The Baker | … [Read more...]

National Doughnut Day Blog Hop and Giveaway

National Doughnut Day is this Friday and to celebrate, I teamed up with 10 of my favorite and oh-so-talented party and lifestyle bloggers for a week long blog hop party.  We will be bringing you crafts, parties and recipes everyday, plus you will have a chance to win an epic donut giveaway! A Bubbly Life | A Joyful Riot | Cupcakes + Cutlery | Giggles Galore | Grey Grey Designs | Lemon Thistle | Lulu The Baker | Lynlee's | Modern Moments Designs | Salty Canary If you are … [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...]