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Lavender Eggshell Candles
blueberry coffee cake
Gold Leaf Succulent Planter

How To Make Confetti Eggs

How to make confetti eggs

How to make confetti eggs for Easter and Cinco de Mayo.  Hey crafty friends! The kids are officially on Spring break and they couldn't be more excited. Since I'm headed to Utah next week, missing part of their break, I'm going to squeeze in as many fun activities for us to do until then. Homemade play dough, flying kites, and picnics at the park are definitely in order. I'm also surprising them with a day trip to the ocean in a few days, I can't wait to see their faces when we arrive. The … [Continue reading]

Pan Roasted Lemon Herb Chicken

Pan Roasted Chicken Recipe

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. Easy pan roasted lemon herb chicken dinner recipe. As a busy stay/work at-home mom I spend my days chasing far too active kids around, working on household chores, running errands and let’s not forget blogging. Sometimes I get carried away with a number of those things, whether it’s editing pictures or making sure the … [Continue reading]

Lavender Eggshell Candles

Lavender Eggshell Candles

Decorate your Easter table with these lavender scented eggshell candles.  I feel like time has been slipping away these last few weeks. I thought Easter was still further away along with my trip back to Utah. Little did I realize that it's shortly arriving and I am in no way ready for either events. This year we've decided to host our Easter celebration in our home instead of my mothers. This sudden change in plans has me a little frazzled since I have a trip to plan immediately after. I also … [Continue reading]

Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake

blueberry coffee cake

A classic coffee cake with blueberry filling, a pecan and walnut crumb topping, and vanilla glaze.   Hey friends! How's the weather where you're at? It's going to be 90 today! I have to admit it's been hard getting things done at home. The kids can't seem to get enough of walking to the park lately. I can't blame them but geez walking in the heat yesterday made me want to jump in the lake and swim the afternoon away. It's hard to remember it's only Spring with temps like this. … [Continue reading]

Gold Leaf Easter Eggs

Easter egg decorating ideas - how to gold leaf Easter eggs. Happy Friday, my crafty friends! Are you excited about the weekend? We're going to reach 90 degrees here..yikes! I see water balloon fights in our near future. The kids recently picked out super soakers at Target and have been anxious to use them. It's hard to believe how quickly this year is going by already. Easter will be here soon and I'm still having fun coming up with Easter egg decorating ideas with the kids. On the days … [Continue reading]

Gold Leaf Succulent Planter

Gold Leaf Succulent Planter

This post is brought to you by DecoArt. Gold leaf succulent planter with Americana chalky finish paint.  Have you notice how succulents are everywhere these days? I jumped on the succulent bandwagon last Summer with my ikea box turned Succulent Planter and I'm still loving these pretty little plants. Ok so I kinda, sort of killed my last set of succulents after forgetting to water them...for a very long time. I'm starting over with a new planter that I made using Americana chalky finish … [Continue reading]

Duck Tape® Easter Basket

This post brought to you by Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Create a mini Easter basket made from a box using Duck Tape®, lace trim, and ribbon.  I think I've mentioned a time or two about our endless rolls of Duck Tape® around the house. The kids enjoy using them for all sorts of crafts and activities. We've made wallets, flowers, wrapped gifts with it, and used it for a few games. Have you tried the glow-in-the-dark Duck Tape®? My kids love that stuff! Using these bright and … [Continue reading]

Watercolor Bookmarks

DIY Watercolor Bookmarks

This post is brought to you by We R Memory Keepers. - Watercolor Bookmarks  I'm hardcore crushing on all things watercolor right now. I've been playing with watercolors nonstop the last few weeks, thinking of anything and everything to used them on. These watercolor bookmarks are great as teacher gifts or for a fellow bookworm. Supplies: watercolor paints brush watercolor paper Lifestyle Crafts Pocket Die To make the ombre bookmarks I created a "wash" along the paper … [Continue reading]