Candy Striped Ceramic Vase

Candy Striped Ceramic Vase

This post brought to you by FrogTape Brand Painter’s Tape. All opinions are 100% mine. I love having flower arrangements in my home and occasionally treat myself to a bouquet “just because”. These springtime flowers really brighten our front room and I am excited to show you how I created this candy striped ceramic vase [Read More]

Felt Cloud Mobile

Baby Shower Cloud Mobile

I was asked to participate in Evite’s #EviteBabyTrends series. Although I have been compensated, all views are my own. Coming up with a nursery  and baby shower theme is fun. Coming up with the funds is the challenging part. That is why it is so much fun to create your own decor elements using inexpensive [Read More]

April Showers Themed Baby Shower

april showers baby shower theme

I love this time of year. Everything is new and  life is beginning for the plants and flowers around us. What better theme for a baby shower? Especially for one happening in the springtime. I’ve created an “April Showers Bring May Flowers” mini table-scape and it was so easy to do! There are a few  [Read More]

Baby Doll Basket

baby doll basket

I finally got around to taking some photos of the baby doll baskets that I made the girls for Chrismtas. These were so much fun to make. I had a great time choosing the fabrics and putting them together. A couple of late nights sewing, but it was all worth it! They are the perfect [Read More]

Sister’s Weekend in San Francisco: Easy Instagram Albums

Easy Instagram Albums

I received the biggest surprise on Christmas Day, 2012. My husband and brother in law had secretly been working together to plan a getaway for my sister and I. Just the two of us. I live in California and she lives in Missouri, so at best, we see each other every other year. I’m the [Read More]

Homeamde Citrus Lotion Bars: The Cure for Winter Hands

Homemade Lotion Bars

Homemade gifts are my favorite. I love to make and receive them. For Christmas, my mom gave me a lotion bar that she had made. I suffer from dry skin, especially on my hands. And not just in the winter, but all year long. I’m sure it is due to the fact that I have [Read More]

Spring Hydrangea Wreath

Spring Hydrangea Wreath

Today I am sharing my new hydrangea wreath that I made for my front door. I was still using my greenery wreath that I made years ago and was ready for something new. I was able to make my wreath for 1/3 of the price of one I recently fell in love with on etsy. [Read More]

The Mini Heart Tee

The Mini Heart Tee

I wear jeans and a tshirt probably 5 days a week. It’s my raising 4 children, walking the dog, yard work, and housewife uniform. When I find a tshirt style I like, I become a creature of habit and buy every color they have. I absolutely love these vintage washed tees from my favorite clothing [Read More]