DIY Puppy Party Fire Hydrant from Recyclables


I like to think that most of us try to be pretty “green”. Using things with less packaging, recycling, and overall reducing what we use. It’s pretty cool when we can apply those ideas to party decorating! A few years ago, I wrote an article for Yum! Food and Fun for Kids magazine where I […]

St. Patrick’s Day Kid Craft: ShamROCKS


This post is graciously sponsored by Elmer’s. All thoughts, opinions, ideas, and ramblings are mine. But as always, I never post about products I don’t love and endorse! My kids get excited about any craft project I might send their way, as do most children. Doubly so when there is glitter involved. While glitter seems […]

St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Floats and Lucky Straw Flags


In putting all my St. Patrick’s Day posts and decorations together, I felt like I had to have at least one edible thing. It doesn’t have much to do with St. Patrick’s Day, but I’ve been thinking a bit about my Grandmother this month (she would have been 99 this year!) and how much she […]

St. Patrick’s Day Easy Home Decor


As I mentioned in my last post, St. Patrick’s Day isn’t an over-the-top decorated holiday for most people, including me. Leprechauns are a little more hostile than Santa, and there is a reason that kids try to catch them in traps rather than feed them cookies. That being said, I did want to make the […]

Lucky Gold Leaf Flower Pots

Tutorial on how to gold leaf flower pots for festive St. Patrick's Day decor

St. Patrick’s Day isn’t a holiday where I traditionally go all out with decorations. That doesn’t mean I don’t appreciate a festive piece or two around, and what is out has to be somewhat understated. (Nothing scarier than going to nose to nose with a fake leprechaun in the middle of the night!) As soon […]