Oh Deer Coffee Mugs

Have you noticed the deer trend creeping up everywhere?  I'm usually not big on trends, but for some reason this is one that got my attention while I was shopping for our "Cocoa for Charity" Hot Cocoa Stand.  Which lead me to create these Oh Deer Coffee Mugs. And this project is so easy to create and the great thing is that when the trend changes I'm not stuck with something that is no longer "cool!"  I am so excited about not only including my cute little Oh Deer Coffee Mugs in my hot cocoa … [Read more...]

Your Friendship Warms My Heart Gift Tags

I am super excited to be hanging out over at The Crafting Chicks website sharing a very sweet and simple friendship gift that will be perfect for the busy holiday season.  I hope you will pop on over and check it out, but I also wanted to share a little sneak peek with you and a slightly different gift idea using the same Free Printables I created. I have so many wonderful friends in my life who I am beyond grateful for.  The old saying "It takes a village" is so true...I seriously doubt I … [Read more...]

Homemade Vanilla Extract – Christmas Gift Idea

I'm excited to announce that I have teamed up with 29 incredibly talented and creative bloggers to share some fun neighbor gift ideas. Make sure to check out all the ideas below and visit everyone's blogs for more details. This holiday make Homemade Vanilla Extract, it's an easy and affordable Christmas gift idea for everyone on your list.  I made homemade vanilla with some friends for the first time last year and handed it out as gifts to our teachers, neighbors and my husbands co-workers. … [Read more...]

Dream Tree Challenge – Rustic Reindeer Christmas Tree

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!  Last spring we moved into a new home and I'm super excited about decorating for Christmas and making memories with my family in our new home. So, of course I was thrilled to find out that our Michaels Makers Challenge this month was to decorate a Christmas tree for the Dream Tree Challenge.  I had a hard time deciding on a theme for my new tree, but knew I wanted it to be fairly neutral with a little bit of sparkle and glam.  I'm calling this our … [Read more...]

Snowman Party Inspiration Board

I'm the room mom for my daughter's class this year and I'm super excited about working on ideas for their classroom party.  The group has decided on a Winter Wonderland theme and I have tons of ideas I could use from this party last year, but since we have a limited budget and time I thought I would see what other fun ideas I could pull together. I've put together a snowman themed inspiration board, perfect for planning class parties or winter play dates.  Enjoy!Credits Top left to Bottom: … [Read more...]

Bird’s Party Magazine Feature

I was thrilled to be a part of the winter issue of Bird's Party Magazine.  This magazine is always full of creative ideas and inspiration from incredibly talented party planners, stylist and design experts. So imagine my surprise when I saw MY party featured on the cover of the magazine! (so.flippin'.excited.)  You can see my entire feature on pages 9-12.Make sure you head over to Bird's Party Magazine to see all of the beautiful holiday parties, crafts and recipes to help you get inspired for … [Read more...]