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 […]

Party Time Linky Party #33


It’s Tuesday again! Hope your week hasn’t been too bad – I hear that the rest of the country has been a bit chilly, and that there may have been a little snow involved in your week. If it makes you feel any better, the world almost came to an end here in Florida, as […]

Portable St. Patrick’s Day Good Luck Charm


The magic in an object is all about the story that is woven about it. My cousin, Eve, is such a master of making the ordinary extraordinary. For my daughter’s 5th birthday she painted a seashell with shimmery pink nail polish and gave it to Maddie and it was positively magical. When she gave it […]

Best Ever Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

Quick and easy best ever cream cheese frosting recipe

Frosting will make or break your cake. It’s true. How many grocery store or mass produced slices have you had where, in politeness to the host, you’ve scraped the frosting off so the rest was somewhat edible? Or asked for another slice because the topping was so good? In my world, more than I can […]

Party Time Linky #32


We’ve had another week go by–already!! Hope everyone had a pretty wonderful Valentine’s Day, however you celebrated. Here’s one last Valentine’s Day celebratory idea, mostly because I thought this Milk & Cookie free printable by Celebration Lane was pretty darn cute.   One of the crowd favorites from last week was this round-up of 20+ […]

Olive Happy Hour Recipe Ideas


This post is sponsored by Olives from Spain through Momtrends. All thoughts, opinions, recipes and rambling meanderings are mine. I’m a sucker for a good jar of olives, so I’m going to wander a lot! Olive happy hour. And olives. So for me, nothing much better than some beverages, scintillating conversation and snacks filled with […]

Seed Packet Baby Shower Favor – Make it in 7 Minutes!

Seed Baby Shower Favor-2

This post is sponsored by as party of Crafty Hangouts. All thoughts and opinions are solely mine!   Party favors: you love them or hate them. They’re the last impression you leave on your guests, and sometimes the hardest part of the party planning process to come up with! Today in this video tutorial […]

Party Time Linky #31


So many beautiful parties, treats and crafty items to show off this week with our Party time Linky! Candy-free Valentine round-up from Sweetly Chic Events DIY Valentine’s Day Heart Mason Jars – also by Sweetly Chic. She’s on a Valentine’s Day roll!! This one makes you giggle. And maybe snort a little, too. Marshmallow Cupigs […]

Non-Candy Valentines for the Classroom – Free Printable!

Free printable non-candy Valentines for the classroom

The last round of Valentines was sweet–as in full of sugar. I know that they might not be useful to all of you, as many of us have “no candy” rules in place in the classroom on Valentine’s Day. My son’s class are going to be getting these non-candy Valentines that are totally a-mazing! These […]