Golden Birthday Shirt, DIY Silk Screen

Do you know what a golden birthday is? I didn’t until my neighbor explained that her daughter would be celebrating her golden birthday this weekend. Apparently, your golden birthday is when you turn the same age as the day of your birth. Perhaps I didn’t know this because I would have celebrated my golden birthday […]

Halloween’s Greatest Hits

There are many projects I’d like to be sharing with you this week–Halloween and Home Decor related, BUT with company coming from out-of-town, and a BIG birthday party this week, I may not be in a position to post for a while. I thought I would leave you with some of my “greatest hits” or […]

The Annual Halloween Family Costume Parade

One of the insane things I like to do each year for Halloween is try and come up with themed costumes for our family that everyone will like and that won’t breaking the bank. A lot of my friends and readers tell me that their families would never go for this because their kids wouldn’t […]

Shop for Sharlie

Sharlie is a wife and mom. She loves to read. She loves to laugh. She has an infectious smile. And the best hugs on the planet. Sharlie is also awaiting a double lung AND heart transplant. She is an inspiration.A fighter.A miracle. Jessica (one of Sharlie’s best friends) and Mique reached out to the creative […]

Healthy School Lunch

Lunchbox favors from Trenton’s Truck birthday 4 years ago. Do you struggle with packing a nutritious lunch for your kids that they will actually eat? How nutritious do you feel the school lunch options are for them? Have you come up with clever ways to encourage healthy eating? (Bento boxes anyone?)  If you answered yes […]

Design Quest SOS: Security Doors and Desert Landscaping

Help! I’m on a quest. While there are some great thing about living in Phoenix, (don’t ask me what they are right now, I can’t remember. Ask me in January.) there are also a lot of times, when it is practical to sacrifice style for function. For example, we have to decorate around ceiling fans, […]

SNAP! Conference Updates

I posted about a lot of this news on my Facebook page, but I want to make sure all of my readers know the latest about SNAP! Conference and don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to learn from and associate with the best creative bloggers there are. LOCATION:   The gorgeous Thanksgiving Point has […]

"Thank you for being a Lifesaver" Printable

You can find me over at Somewhat Simple participating in her Summer of Service series today! I’m sharing these lifesaver label printables, as well as a homemade thank you card to give to those who sacrifice so much for us! While you are there, check out all of the other fabulous ideas from other guest […]

Family Reunion T-shirts

  Last year at this time, I was sewing up these matching t-shirts for our 4th of July family reunion. You can read all about them on this post, or check out the fun patriotic shirts my friend made here. Do you have a family reunion this summer? Have you ever ordered or made matching […]

The day before the ROBOT party insanity!

The robot party is tomorrow!  Here is a peek at a small portion of the insanity going on in my house at this moment.  You’ll forgive me if I don’t have time for more blogging today won’t you?   Wish me luck, packages that arrive on time, and a baby that takes good naps!