Favorite Baby Shower Games & Activities (Free Printables!)

The Rubber Duck Game

I was asked to participate in Evite’s #EviteBabyTrends series. Although I have been compensated, all views are my own. Favorite Baby Shower Games & Activities! Iron On Tie Onesies I love creative baby shower activities. Some of my favorite baby showers had onesie stations. Collections of fabric markers, paints, or iron on transfers. Everyone decorates [Read More]

Lemonade Cupcakes

Lemonade Cupcakes

I’ve shared before that I love all things lemon. It is my favorite flavor and scent so, naturally, I use it a lot in my baking. These lemonade cupcakes are just that, a delicious lemon cupcake with a light and fluffy tart frosting. They went perfectly with my April Showers baby shower theme. I cut [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]

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]

Grandpa Bob’s Apple Cinnamon Nut Bread

Grandpa Bob's Apple Cinnamon Nut Bread

As a child, I remember Grandpa Bob coming by on the weekends with bags of groceries for our family. He and grandma would go to the commissary and always get a few things for us too. My parents often struggled with finances so it was always very appreciated. Grandpa was a diabetic so he liked [Read More]

16 Homemade Projects For Winter

16 Homemade Projects for Winter

A collection of warm and cozy projects and recipes, perfect for wintertime! With January upon us and the cold weather continuing on, I thought I would do a quick round up of some projects for winter  that keep us warm! From fleece to cocoa, and soups to warm breads, here are my favorite ways to [Read More]

Top 13 Posts on Gluesticks in 2013


I hope your 2013 was memorable and full of good times with family and friends. 2013 was good to us, we have no complaints!  I thought I would do a quick round up of the most popular posts I created on Gluesticks this year. I had a great time creating this year and these are [Read More]

Candy Cane Peppermint Ice Cream Cake

candy cane ice cream cake

When your birthday is the week before Christmas you can either shun all things Christmas related, or embrace them. Aaron decided to embrace them this year and asked to have an “Elf” birthday party. Not only is that one of our favorite Christmas movies, it is such an easy party theme! We ate waffles for [Read More]