My mom turned 70, so we gave her a heart attack!

What birthday gift do you give to the person who has everything? How about a heart attack? | Come find out what I mean and see this fantastic milestone birthday gift idea! {}

My mom turned 70 in May. (She doesn’t look a day over 50.) Since 70 is kind of a milestone birthday, our family wanted to do something special. But, let’s face it. When a person arrives at age 70, material gifts seem much less important. So, how do you find gifts for the person who has … Read More

Everyone a Homemaker {Family Night Idea and Printable}

We are all Homemakers |No matter your situation in life, you can make your home a place of peace {} Free printables for Family Night

If I tell you I’m a homemaker, that probably sounds like an old fashioned idea. But, what if I tell you that everyone — man, woman, old, or young — can be a homemaker? What if I change the way I type the word homemaker to “Home Maker” or “Maker of a Home”? Does that … Read More

Quick and Easy Minion Bookmark Craft for Kids

Quick and Easy Minion Bookmark Kids Craft|Perfect for a Minion Birthday Party! {} Have you ever seen these origami bookmarks? They're so easy and fun to use.

I’m so excited about this Minion bookmark craft! (I know. I say that about all my projects. I guess crafting just makes me happy!) These bookmarks were so easy, and they turned out so cute. What kid doesn’t need a Minion peering at them out of their book, right? The night before Boo’s Minion birthday … Read More

Make your kid’s day with printable sticky notes!

Hide these cute printable sticky notes in your kid's lunch and backpacks, and make their day! {} #FuelTheirAdventures #Ad

My back-to-school printable sticky notes tutorial and free printables are sponsored by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FuelTheirAdventures #CollectiveBias I’m really enjoying having my kids back in school. Yes, I’m still a little nervous about my oldest navigating the halls of middle school, but I’ve relaxed a bit. The girls are … Read More

Lunch Box Jokes for Back to School

These Lunch Box Jokes are perfect for back to school! Send your kids a smile from home and give them an ice breaker to use with new friends at lunch. {} Free printables!

I’m biting my nails today because my oldest just started middle school. It will be her first year in a new school — with lockers and everything. She’ll be fine, right? (Fingers crossed.) A new year means new lunch box jokes for my kiddos (and for you)! This year I picked a back to school … Read More

The ultimate back to school tips guide!

The Ultimate Parent's Guide for Back to School | Great tips to start the school year off right! {} Organization, Crafts, Printables and more!

It’s time for the kids to go back to school, but you’re not ready! You had big plans to spend the summer practicing reading and math and getting everything ready so that the first day of school would be perfect . . . but you forgot all about it the first time the kids ran … Read More

How to Cut Watermelon for a Crowd

How to cut watermelon for a crowd -- a simple, mess free way to serve watermelon {} Brilliant! Why didn't I think of this before?

I absolutely love watermelon. I could seriously sit down and eat half of one by myself! I love to serve watermelon at family reunions, neighborhood parties, and family picnics. There’s just one problem. It can be so messy to eat! A few weeks ago, my friend Taralie showed me this brilliant hack for serving watermelon. … Read More

Cute Minion Party Invitations

Cute Minion Party Invitations | Choose Free Silhouette Cutting Files or Free Printable {} Love these!

So you want to host a Minion party? The first thing you need is some cute Minion party invitations! I’ve got you covered. These invitations are simple and adorable! Once you’ve sent the invites, be sure to check out my other Minion Party ideas here. Minion Party Invitations RELATED: Minion Flip Flops, Olaf Frozen Birthday … Read More

Refresh your lamp post with this easy makeover

Take your shabby lamp post from drab to fab with this quick and easy Lamp Post Makeover {} What a difference!

If you have an ugly and faded lamp post in your yard, then I have a quick and easy project for you today. You won’t believe how easy it is to refresh your lamp post with this simple makeover. All you need to give your home better curb appeal is a damp cloth, painters tape, … Read More