chalkboard tag ornaments

Chalkboard Ornament Tags – 3 ways

Handmade chalkboard ornament tags – 3 ways to create a chalkboard ornament for gift wrapping. Are you a fan of the chalkboard trend? Chalkboard crafts have been popular for a few years now and I don’t see it ever going completely away. With the convenience of chalkboard paint it’s hard for me to resist not… 

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Easy sock bunny tutorial

Sock Bunny (Easter Crafts for Kids)

With Easter less than a week away it was time for me to finish preparing the kids Easter baskets. We are keeping their baskets simple, with a few Spring break craft activities and these adorable little sock bunnies. If you’re looking for a cute and easy handmade gift to add to their Easter basket then this tutorial is just for you! This quick and easy sock bunny tutorial is the perfect last minute Easter craft that you can make for the kids or with them.

Easy sock bunny tutorial

Geek Squad Tech Support

Best Buy Geek Squad Tech Support

Have you ever received a gift you thought was the best gift ever, only to have it stop working after a few months? That’s the case with a laptop my husband gave me as a birthday gift years ago. It was my first laptop, the first time I would be able to work on campus… 

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Dear Lizzy Fifth and Frolic

Spring Paper Flower Wreath {Dear Lizzy 5th & Frolic}

Now that Spring is officially here it was time to create a Spring Wreath to Welcome guests as they walk up to our door. I also may or may not have had my heart grapevine wreath still up. ahem. My vision for this Spring paper flower wreath was bright, colorful, and with a little bit of a whimsy twist. Using items from the new Dear Lizzy 5th & Frolic line now available at Jo-Ann I was able to turn my vision into a pretty Spring wreath that I adore.

Dear Lizzy Fifth and Frolic

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Ice Cream Cupcake Recipes

Reese’s Ice Cream Cupcakes

Reese’s Ice Cream Cupcakes – Is there anything better than peanut butter and chocolate mixed together into a delicious ice cream cupcake? The chocolate and peanut butter combo make this ice cream cupcake recipe a keeper! If you love Reese’s peanut butter cups you’ll love this recipe.

Ice Cream Cupcakes Recipe

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Spa Party

Mini Spa Party

Hey friends, how was your weekend? We had a fun filled weekend with end of the season basketball games and pizza party, as well as a mini spa party for the little miss and I. The girls are outnumbered in our home which means we try to have “girl time” as much as possible. This weekend we invited my best friend and her daughter over for a mini spa party.

Spa Party

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how to make bath salts

Homemade Bath Salts

Happy Friday, my friends! Any exciting plans this weekend? I’m hosting a mini spa party with my best friend and our daughters. Its going to be a fun little girls night in! In preparation for our party I’ve been making spa party favors. Today I’m sharing a Homemade bath salts recipe. This lavender bath salts recipe is simple to make and is perfect for giving away as a gift!

how to make bath salts

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Banana Nut Muffins recipe

Cream Cheese Banana Nut Muffins

One of my favorite uses for overripe bananas is to make banana nut muffins. Fact: sometimes I purposely let our bananas get overripe just so that I can make muffins with them. This week I tried the best banana nut muffin recipe EVER! Its a moist banana nut muffin with a cream cheese filling and oh did I mentioned they’re delicious?

Banana Nut Muffins recipe

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Fabric Flower Tutorial

Round Petal Kanzashi Flower Tutorial

Hey friends! I’ve been a little MIA this week soaking up the 80 degree weather we’re having. Spring is definitely here in California with gorgeous sunny days and flowers blooming all around. This weekend we have plans to start getting our garden ready for planting, the kids are really looking forward to it! If Spring hasn’t arrived where you are and you’re ready for bright, colorful flowers then you’ll like this fabric flower tutorial. This round petal Kanzashi flower tutorial is so easy to make that you’ll be hooked once you get started.

Fabric Flower Tutorial

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