DIY Citrus Painted Canvas Shoes

You can never have enough cute shoes, right?! In the summer it's especially fun to have colorful kicks that coordinate with cute summer outfits and just shout summertime!  I can't think of anything more summery than bright colored citrus fruit, so naturally a pair of DIY Citrus Painted Canvas Shoes became a must. I recently decided to make a lemonade stand kit for my girls, and while I was making it I thought to myself "wouldn't they look cute selling their lemonade in adorable outfits … [Read more...]

Orange Fruit Cups

Several years ago I hosted a Citrus Dinner Party for my mom and a group of her teacher friends.  One of the most popular details of that party were these Orange Sherbet Orange Cups.  Everyone seemed to love that I used the actual oranges to serve the sherbet, so I decided to do the same thing for our Orange You Glad It's Summer party. But, instead of sherbet I made these healthy Orange Fruit Cups. I am a big fan of turning the ordinary into extraordinary, it's the little details … [Read more...]

Citrus Orange Favor Boxes

I am so excited about sharing this darling DIY project with you today.  In case you missed it we are celebrating the end of the school year with an Orange You Glad It's Summer Party and every good party needs cute favors.  These cute Citrus Orange Favor Boxes are a sweet treat to share with your friends as you celebrate the start of summer! To make these fun little boxes I used my Cricut Explore Air 2 and Cricut Design Space to create these custom favor boxes.  Its no secret … [Read more...]

Pineapple Mojito with Spiced Rum

Summer is almost here.  The end of school countdown is on and the kids are begging for daily trips to the pool.  I'm looking forward to a more relaxed schedule and hot summer days spent lounging by the pool.  The only thing that will make those pool days better is a good book and a refreshing Pineapple Mojito with spiced rum. Ideal for pool lounging, summer barbecues, or simply to relax at the end of a hard week, this cocktail totally hits the spot.  It's sweet, light and refreshing.  You can … [Read more...]

Homemade Cinnamon Rolls with Orange Cream Cheese Icing

Orange you glad it's Friday?!?  I know I am. This week our kids headed back to school and it's been a whirlwind of emotions, activity and adjustments.  Let's face it, the first week of school can be a little hard for everyone so today we are celebrating with homemade cinnamon rolls with orange cream cheese icing. We are all excited to have a routine again, but it does take some time to adjust to all of the changes.  So while we work on getting back on track for those early mornings, packing … [Read more...]

Fruit Infused Ice Cubes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone.#FindYourSparkle #CollectiveBias As summer arrives and temperatures start to soar it's no secret you need to reach for water to stay hydrated, but sometimes it can be much harder than you would think. This summer I'm using fruit infused ice cubes and Dasani Sparkling water to escape the chaos, add a little fizzy fun and stay hydrated. I have tried lots of different sparkling water … [Read more...]

DIY Bath Salts & Spa Gift Basket

We all know that moms are some of the hardest working people on the planet.  I know my mom is and she is always taking care of others so it is only fitting that this year her Mother's Day gift be filled with ways that she can pamper herself.  For this month's Michaels Makers challenge I've created DIY Bath Salts & a Spa Gift Basket, perfect for the mom in your life who deserves a little TLC and pampering! For me taking a bath is a luxury, one that I don't take advantage of often enough. … [Read more...]

Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub

If you are anything like me all you want for Mother's Day is a vacation...or to sleep in and maybe even enjoy a day of pampering! I'm dreaming of a tropical vacation where I'm laying on the beach reading a book; listening to the sound of the waves crashing while a warm tropical breeze blows, gently swaying my hammock from side to side.  While my dream vacation will have to remain just that, a dream I've teamed up with Imperial Sugar to share this amazing Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub, which is like … [Read more...]

Lemon Sugar Scrub Gift with a Hint of Color

Need a little sparkle to brighten your day?  Then you’ll love today’s post brought to you by Sparkle®.  This Lemon Sugar Scrub is an easy gift idea that will brighten any mood and chase the blues away. Color can make a difference in our homes and our moods.  Whether it’s a hint of color in a necklace that adds to your outfit or a pop of color that brightens a room, or a special gift, color can definitely have an impact. Which is why I was drawn to the new Sparkle® paper towels with a hint of … [Read more...]

Finding Balance with Lean Cuisine

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Lean Cuisine, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #HonestlyGood#ad  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO. As a busy mom and business owner I often struggle with finding balance for all the things that are important in my life, including eating healthy. My role as a business owner, wife and mom has changed over the years and with that ebb and flow so have my priorities.  Unfortunately, between juggling 3 kids, … [Read more...]