Cute DIY Monster Valentine’s Day Card

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.   Monsters are typically associated with Halloween, but I think you will find this cute DIY Monster Valentine's Day Card is scary adorable and perfect for sending to that special someone on Valentine's Day. I have a soft spot for monsters, at least the cute and colorful kind.  I love incorporating them into holiday crafts, printables, and parties any chance I … [Read more...]

DIY Painted Pegboard Jewelry Organizer

The start of a new year always sparks the urge to purge and organizer.  But, getting organized doesn't mean you have to spend a lot of money or use boring old plastic storage bins.  Create a colorful DIY Painted Pegboard Jewelry Organizer to organize and display all of your jewelry. This project was inspired by all of the jewelry my daughter received for Christmas.  I quickly realized she was going to need a solution for keeping track of all the new earrings and necklaces … [Read more...]

How to Use the Scoring Wheel with Cricut Maker

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.   Did you get a Cricut Maker for Christmas?  Or maybe you've had one for a while, but you just aren't sure how to use it to its full potential. One of the key features of the Cricut Maker is the adaptive tool system.  With this innovative design, you can easily change out the tools on the Cricut Maker, making your ability to craft and create as expansive as your … [Read more...]

2018 Year in Review Free Printable for Kids

Hi everyone! Julie here from Sprinkled with Paper. I'm super excited to be guest posting with Giggles Galore again! Today I'm sharing with you all a year in review printable designed just for kids!  As school winds down and we approach Christmas, it seems like time speeds up. There's so much to do and prepare for. But, when things pick up this time of year, I find myself cherishing the quiet, still moments even more as they become more rare, thinking about the past, and … [Read more...]

Best Neighborhoods to View Christmas Lights in DFW

The holidays are filled with traditions and there are always those few things that no holiday season is complete without.  Baking cookies, of course. Time spent with family. A fun cookie exchange or holiday party perhaps. And driving around town to look at Christmas lights. I remember loading up in my parent's minivan on Christmas Eve to go look at Christmas lights around town.  My mom would make hot cocoa and pour it into a giant thermos.  Then she would fill bags … [Read more...]

DIY Painted Farmhouse Cookbook Stand

As the year winds down I've started thinking about my New Year resolutions.  At the top of my list is cooking more meals and home and working on my kitchen organization. I want to get better at preparing meals for my family and add some new things to our menu rotation.  I needed a little extra motivation in this department, which is why created this DIY painted farmhouse cookbook stand.   Not only is it match perfectly with my kitchen decor, but it will also hopefully help … [Read more...]

Hot Salted Caramel Coffee

Winter is here and all I want to do is cuddle up by the fire with a good book and a piping hot cup of coffee. This winter warm up with this delicious recipe for Hot Salted Caramel Coffee made with JAVA HOUSE® cold brew. Salted caramel anything is a winner in my book, but when you add in coffee on a chilly afternoon, I'm in heaven.  A salted caramel caffeine heaven!  After the crazy hustle and bustle of the holiday season, there is nothing quite like a quiet afternoon holding a … [Read more...]

FloraCraft Hershey Kiss Holiday Wreath Kit

I recently had the privilege of going to Hershey, PA with Floracraft to demonstrate and talk all about the new Floracraft Hershey Kiss Holiday Wreath Kit.  It was such a fun experience, and I'm excited to tell you all about some of the highlights from the trip as well as show off the new FloraCraft Hershey Kiss Wreath Starter Kit. Hershey Chocolate World is a magical place where you can unwrap your chocolate adventure with all kinds of activities, attractions and lots and lots of … [Read more...]

How to Host a Holiday Cookie Exchange Party

Hosting a Holiday Cookie Exchange is one of the easiest ways to gather friends for an evening of sweets and fun. Not only does it give you a chance to spend time with your favorite people during this busy holiday season, but it also provides the added bonus of getting to try a bunch of different yummy cookie recipes.  After years of hosting our annual cookie swap, I decided to share my favorite tips to help you host an extraordinary holiday cookie exchange party of your … [Read more...]

How to Host a Holiday Gift Wrapping Party

The clock is ticking down and there are only 12 days until Christmas.  During the holidays there are so many things to do.  There are gifts to buy, parties to attend and presents to wrap.  Why not combine two of these for the ultimate way to catch up with friends and check things off your holiday to-do list and host a Holiday Gift Wrapping Party!     This holiday season turn a boring task into a fun holiday party with friends.  Stop wrapping presents … [Read more...]