Teen & Tween Stocking Stuffer Ideas


I have a teen son and tween daughter, I am very aware of how difficult it can be to think of fun stocking stuffers for them.  So many of the gifts they want cost an arm and a leg.  But I have rounded up a few stocking stuffers that wont break the bank.  I even […]

6 Crocheted Ornaments ~ Free Crocheted Patterns


I love the idea of surrounding my home in lovely crocheted items.  It takes me longer to crochet than I would like, but with Christmas coming I have visions of a Christmas tree covered in crocheted ornaments!  To be honest I don’t think my tree has any crocheted ornaments.  How sad is that?! I think […]

6 Thanksgiving Ideas ~ The Project Stash Link Party


It’s almost Turkey Day!! I can almost smell the pumpkin pie and turkey, how about you? This weeks features are all about Thanksgiving and are super fun.     Printable Thanksgiving Napkin Rings for Designs by Miss Mandee | Thanksgiving Chalkboard Printable from Domestically Speaking | Pinecone Turkey Crafts from One Creative Mommy | Free Printable […]

DIY Burlap & Pom-Pom Garland


My mantel is an area of my house that I don’t love.  It’s gray, dull, and way to big for the room.  Decorating the mantle is….a pain.  The mantel it’s self is quite skinny, which makes it hard to find things that fit.  I have some ideas for lightening, and covering up the rock.  However […]

Old Shutter turned Jewelry Holder

Jewelry Holder Shutter

I found a set of old shutters at a yard sell, a while ago.  I was so excited, they were only $5! Until one day when I was trying to dig through my mess of tangled jewelry, and thought the shutter would be perfect for earrings. I was so excited to figure out that my […]

Teaching Online Safety to Kids

Everyone together Halloween 2014

Being a blogger, I am online often….ok daily. My kids see me online, and know a lot of the ins and out of being online.  I share photos of all the kids often and they get excited when people “like” or comment about their photos.   They know more about social media then some adults […]