Picnic Perfect Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp Recipe


I have happily partnered with World Kitchen LLC to share the wonderful Pyrex® 100th Anniversary product line. All opinions are my own.   Some things just get better with time. Old stories, memories and even good old family recipes. Pyrex is turning 100 this year, and we’re celebrating with a raised glass, a look down […]

Liberte Mediterranee Yogurt Recipe & Giveaway

Liberte yogurt recipe for Caramel Macchiato Yogurt Parfaits

  Every once in awhile in the morning, I want to shove aside my egg white and spinach omelet for something…sweeter…but that still fits within the {gluten-free} kinds of foods I like to eat. One of my favorites to dress up for breakfast that packs a good nutritional punch is yogurt. So much can be […]

Graduation Party Free Printables 2015

Free graduation printables to celebrate the class of 2015!

Last year, I offered up a pretty complete set of party printables for graduation. Apparently you guys really loved them, as I get a few emails a day asking for an update for 2015! I’ve finally found a few minutes to breathe, so lucky y’all are getting the whole new set of  graduation party free […]

Graduation Wishes Memory Frame Tutorial


This post is sponsored by Tiny Prints, but all thoughts, feelings and ideas are my own! The moment you get that piece of paper that took so many long hours and so much effort to earn, you feel like a million bucks. If there were ever an accomplishment to celebrate, graduating from any institution or […]

Smart Cookie Jar Teacher Appreciation Gift in 10 Minutes (or less!)


It’s been a fantastically fast school year, and it’s almost time to love and adore those wonderful teachers that grow our children’s little minds. I’d venture to say most of us are huge on gratitude and short on time to show said gratitude. As part of Craft Lightning with Crafty Hangouts, here’s a way to […]

Pikachu Ears Pokemon Party Activity


My son’s Pokemon birthday party was a wild success. The kids all had a ball and the birthday boy said it was the best. birthday. ever. High praise considering the parties he’s had! Every party needs some entertainment, and since a bounce house wasn’t in the budget this year, crafts and games were the key […]

Party Time Linky #38

april fool ice cream cones

Another week, another linky party! Don’t you just love Tuesdays? Here are the popular posts from the Party Time Linky party from last week: Sweetly Chic Events has this positively darling Beatrix Potter post up on her site. It’s like walking through the book, the details are amazing. Check out the Baker’s Party Shop for […]

Party Time Linky Party


I think my favorite part about this time of year is the colors. I just love the bright colors that mix with pastels to bring on everything spring. The Party Time linky this past week was full of great spring time material, and these posts were our most popular! Let your front door welcome sprint […]

Pokeball DIY Pokemon Party Favor in Under 10 Minutes!


One of the trinkets we gave the kids as part of their becoming “Pokemon Trainers” at the end of the Pokemon Birthday Party were these Pokeball DIY Pokemon Party Favors. If you’re not familiar with Pokemon, the “trainers” catch Pokemon (the critters) and stuff them into the tiny Pokeballs where they live.  I suppose they […]

Easy Pokemon Birthday Party Ideas

Pokemon Pikachu Pizzas

Pokemon and Pikachu…it was popular when I was young. And because everything old is now new again, my kids are totally in love with these critters as well. There are officially enough Pokemon cards in residence to wallpaper the whole house with. So when my son had his birthday this year, it wasn’t a real […]