Favorite Finds for BabyTime

Babies, babies everywhere! I have two new nieces born within the last two weeks, two more on the way (one of them is a nephew), and countless friends have either recently popped or are getting ready to. Are you feeling baby fever in your world? Having a baby is always exciting and cause for celebration! […]

LEGO Frozen Ice Castle Giveaway

Do you want to build an ice castle?  As I mentioned in my Year in Review post, my readers love Frozen. And they/we also love LEGOs. We don’t want to just Let it go!   Here is a quick fun giveaway that is LEGO and FROZEN in one. Use Rafflecopter below to enter to win […]

Along Came a Spider Halloween

Spiders and spider webs are a Halloween staple. They are inherently creepy, but the black and white design can also be sophisticated or fun in Halloween decor, costumes, and treats!   With all of my spare time, I teach music classes for kids. Last year during Halloween time, I was teaching the “Black Spiders” semester of […]

Large Gift Bag DIY featuring Target Toy Emporium

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. #CollectiveBias #TargetToys.  All opinions, projects, photos and insanity are mine alone! So your daughter is turning seven years old and the one thing she REALLY wants for her birthday is….a horse–a carrot-eating, clip clopping, real-live horse! And while you’d love to make her […]

Sharp Sharpie Teacher Gift

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Sharpie, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia  #StaplesBTS http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” My kids like to give their teachers gifts on the first day of school. I like to think of it less as kissing up and more as starting […]

Fancy Girlie Easter Basket

Recently I was challenged to fashion an Easter basket for a girl using items found at my local Fry’s (Kroger) grocery store. Since Fry’s is one of the stores I frequent I thought it would be fun to see what I could find there and with my daughters in mind. I was immediately drawn to […]

The Case for a Couple’s Valentine Celebration

We are had so much fun over at my fondue gift basket giveaway! Thanks to everyone for entering. In the meantime, it has also been really enlightening. I asked readers to share the most romantic/creative Valentine’s Day they have ever had. While there are some seriously romantic answers–pretty sure I can’t top being whisked off to […]

WIN the ULTIMATE “Valentine’s Day Basket” + Blog Hop

Don’t you love LOVE?  You know I love to plan romantic dates with my man! Sometimes a little creativity can go a long way to make up for a lack of funds. But what if you are low on both this year? I’ve got your back this Valentine’s Day! I am excited to be teaming up […]

Sparkling New Year Tags 2014-Free Printable

I had some requests that I post an updated printable for the Sparkling New Year tags for 2014. You could use these tags in a lot of ways. Attach them to a gift for the hostess of your New Years Eve Party. Host your own party and use these as invitations. You can write the […]

Disney FROZEN Winter Party

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser.   Have you seen the new Disney movie, FROZEN, yet? We all loved it and know it will be a classic for years to come! I […]