10 Sweets From Your Childhood That Will Make You Feel Nostalgic

10 Sweets From Your Childhood That Will Make You Feel Nostalgic

Who remembers going to their local sweet shop, picking up a little white paper bag and filling it with delicious penny sweets? I certainly do! It was the highlight of my day! Here is just ten of my childhood favorites, which I’m happy to say you can buy online from retailers like A Quarter Of. … Read more 10 Sweets From Your Childhood That Will Make You Feel Nostalgic

Happy Easter Day and Here are Some Interesting Fact about the Celebration

Happy Easter Day and Here are Some Interesting Fact about the Celebration

The most apparent and significant sign that indicates the beginning of the celebration of a happy easter day is the Easter eggs. You probably wonder why eggs are closely associated with the Day. The answer turns out to be simple and the notion has its roots in the ancient view of the object itself. An … Read more Happy Easter Day and Here are Some Interesting Fact about the Celebration

Rainbow Easter Eggs

In the middle of our crazy bedroom switcharoo project, we stopped for a quick, green little snack in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. The inspiration came from the plastic mesh bag that grapefruit and onions are sold in. After the kids inhaled four giant grapefruit, I was wondering if I could possibly make something out this sack … Read more Rainbow Easter Eggs

Damask Mod Podge Easter Eggs

My quest to bring Spring to the freakishly red upstairs continues. Today’s attempt:  Make An Easter Tree Or as I like to call it, “One last holiday display from my ready-to-retired stick tree that keeps hanging around.” (See it for other holidays here and here). But as soon as I drug out those bright plastic eggs and saw just how violently they clashed … Read more Damask Mod Podge Easter Eggs

Recycled Easter Egg Wheat Grass Centerpiece

So, it’s almost Easter. And you’re making omelets. Or cookies. Or anything with eggs. No biggie. Just crack open those white shells and toss the whole thing, right? Wait! Don’t toss that! With two seconds of prep and some wheat from your food storage, those shells and carton can double as cute, FREE centerpiece for … Read more Recycled Easter Egg Wheat Grass Centerpiece

100+ Simple Halloween Costumes That You Probably Have In Your Closet

Ah, Halloween. I love seeing all those fun costumes at the stores, but they’re not cheap.  And with six kiddos to outfit, it turns out that I’d rather pass on spending $120-$200 for a night of trick-or-treating and funnel that money towards Christmas instead. So I say, “Rock-what-ya-got!” If you … 1. Shop Your Closet … Read more 100+ Simple Halloween Costumes That You Probably Have In Your Closet

Brave and Beautiful

I am Brave and Beautiful – a beauty movement that is sweeping the globe. Colbie Caillat started it with her recent song and video called TRY. My blogging friend Megan of Brassy Apple wanted to push this movement along and invited women from all over to share what they looked like without make up and … Read more Brave and Beautiful

Halloween Rice Crispy Treats with tips and tricks

This week while my kids were off track, we drug out the food coloring, cookie cutters and went totally crazy with dessert staple. I mean holy-cow-that’s-a-lot-of-food-coloring crazy. Behold the Extreme Home Makeover edition of the basic Kellogg’s Rice Krispy treat. *EEK* I kinda love them. The end result was crazy-bright, marshmallowy mash-ups that are so … Read more Halloween Rice Crispy Treats with tips and tricks