Make Family Movie Night Memorable with The Boxtrolls


This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Universal Pictures, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #BoxtrollsFamilyNite Ahhhh, family movie night.  We all dream of making it perfection.  For me, an unforgettable family movie night involves finding a movie the entire family can enjoy, (Continue Reading…);

Conversation Heart Magnet Craft


  Do you guys know what my favorite holiday ever is?  If you guess Valentine’s Day you’re right.  I guess you could say I’m just in love with love!  And so I’m finding ways to bring hearts into the decor throughout my home! Recently as my younger son was enjoying a few conversation hearts, I (Continue Reading…);

DIY Valentine’s Day Picture Cube Craft


It’s that time of year again….Valentine’s Day is right around the corner.  And for me that means coming up with creative gifts that show my loved ones how special they are to me.  In the past, I’ve gifted favorite pictures in frames.  I’ve made my own cards.  I’ve even hand made sweet treats.  But this (Continue Reading…);

Easy Children’s Name Sign Tutorial


A few weeks ago I told you all about how we were turning my four year old son’s room into a “big boy room”.  We moved around all the furniture, found the perfect bedspread and created play areas for him to enjoy.  But once it was all in place, I decided I needed some new (Continue Reading…);

DIY Mounted Photo Wall Hanging Tutorial


Over the holiday break, I did quiet a few projects around the house.  One of the biggest was rearranging my youngest son’s room.  He received some new toys for Christmas and based on that we decided to turn his bedroom into a more grown up area where he could have an art center, creative play (Continue Reading…);

Easy New Year’s Eve Bejeweled Wine Glass Tutorial


How are you planning to celebrate New Year’s Eve?  Whether you’re throwing your own party, attending one with friends or celebrating with family, it’s essential to have the perfect glass to toast in the new year!  This year as I was preparing for our celebrations, our boring old glasses made me a little sad.  Just (Continue Reading…);

New Year’s Eve Noise Maker Craft for Kids


With Christmas in the rear view mirror, we’re officially starting to prepare for New Year’s.  In a house with two boys, the most important thing we can do when welcoming in the new year is make LOTS of noise!  A few years ago we made a fun New Year’s Eve Noise Makers out of paper (Continue Reading…);

Relax with DIY Coffee Sugar Scrub Cubes

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Christmas is officially over and hopefully that means you’re full of joy, happiness and love.  But if you’re like me, you might also be in need of a little post-Christmas relaxation.  After all, all that planning for the perfect Christmas morning can take it out of you! We totally get it (really!) and so we’re (Continue Reading…);

Flower Pot Snowman Craft for Kids


I can’t believe Christmas break is getting ready to start!  Both of my kids will be off school for over two weeks so I’m brushing up my crafting ideas to ensure that I have plenty of fun activities to keep them busy.  During the next week leading up to Christmas, we’ll be finishing up some (Continue Reading…);

Easy Frozen Inspired Christmas Ornament Tutorial


I don’t think I have to tell you that Disney’s Frozen seems to have taken over the planet this past year.  Even with having little boys, there has been tons of Frozen fun in my home.  It’s not uncommon at all to hear my littlest singing “Let It Go” and he has discovered a love (Continue Reading…);