Button Caterpillar Craft

Button Caterpillar Crafy Completed Easy & Fun for Kids

Do you have a whole jar of buttons begging to be used? I know that I do. I save every single button from every piece of clothing that I have purchased over the past 10 years. We have a LOT of buttons. There are so many fun ways to craft with buttons, and this button caterpillar craft is one of them! Made from just a few simple supplies, you can craft a button caterpillar just like this one. This is {Read More}

P&G Best for Me Sweepstakes #PGBestForMe AD @SheSpeaksUp @PGeveryday

P&G Everyday

This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/P&G. I have long been a consumer of P&G products. In fact, the very first makeup that I used was Covergirl. I grew up using P&G products and now I share them with my children. The list of what we use just goes on and on: Covergirl Febreze Tide Gain Pantene Febreze Mr. Clean Head & Shoulders Crest Venus Bounty Plus there are many more that you will find in our house at any {Read More}

GoodNites Better Nights Sweepstakes & Twitter Party 4/10 1:30 PM EST #GNLightsOut AD

GoodNites Bed Pads

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of GoodNites® I am working with GoodNites® and their disposable bed mats. This is such a great product that gives kids confidence. Check back later in the work for my post about how we use GoodNites®. Also coming up this week is the GoodNites® Twitter Party! JOIN THE GOODNITES® TWITTER PARTY Join us on Thursday April 10, 2014 at 10:30am PST / 1:30pm EST for the Twitter party as we discuss GoodNites® and how you can {Read More}

Capri Sun and Our Family + Uses for Capri Sun Pouches #CapriSun

Capri Sun

Post by Jason Connerty My kids love juice.  Heck, who am I kidding; I love juice too! The problem that I struggle with is what is in the juice. Artificial colors?   Artificial flavors?   Lots of sugar?   I want my kids to be happy but at the same time I want to know that what they are consuming has real nutritional value for their growing bodies. So the question for me has been what juice meets both my kids {Read More}

Easy Easter Cloche ~ Step-by-Step Tutorial

Easter Cloche eggs

A cloche is a fun and fancy way to display found objects. You can make your own this spring season in just minutes, and the end result looks like something out of a high end boutique. Making your own Easter cloche is quite simple, uses just a few supplies, and requires little crafting skill. So if any of these qualities appeal to you, this is the perfect spring craft to get started on. Take a look at how to make your own. EASY EASTER {Read More}

Join the Ultimate Blog Party 2014 #UBP14 & $50 Amazon Reader Appreciation Gift Card Giveaway

Ultimate Blog Party 2014 #UBP2014

I have been blogging since 2006 and I started my own blog in 2009. I have been writing since the 80′s. However, it was really my entry into the blogging world that really made me feel comfortable. I had found my people. I mainly started blogging to share products with people and to chronicle our lives. I had tried scrapbooking but I loved doing everything online so blogging was a perfect fit. These are the people that I blog for {Read More}

Lemon Curd Recipe

Lemon Curd

Lemon curd is a fruit spread made from lemons, eggs, sugar, and butter. The spread is similar to fruit jams and custards, with a smooth texture and sweet-tart taste. Much like when making a custard, the process of cooking lemon curd requires constant attention while the mixture thickens. Over heat, the eggs in the curd begin to solidify and thicken the entire mixture. Constant stirring ensure the liquid is thickened evenly, as opposed to scrambling the eggs and forming lumps. {Read More}

PEEPS Easter Wreath

PEEPS Wreath 3

Who is ready for some simple spring crafting? This Flopsy, Mopsy, and Cottonatail PEEPS Easter wreath is the perfect springtime craft. Using just a few craft store supplies, you can make a wreath just like this one for less than $5. Featuring everyone’s favorite little furry friends, Flopsy, Mopsy, and Cottontail, this is a sweet Easter wreath you are going to want to create for your own space. Take a look at how to make your own. FLOPSY, MOPSY AND COTTONTAIL PEEPS WREATH SUPPLIES {Read More}

5 Tips for Choosing a Specialty Cruise

5 Tips for Choosing a Specialty Cruise

If you’re not familiar with the term “specialty cruise,” you’re not alone. While the concept has been gaining in popularity, it is not as well- known as a standard Caribbean cruise. A specialty cruise can be anything from a special type of ship to a special theme for the week on a traditional ship. There are hundreds to choose from! If you’re still not sure what constitutes a specialty cruise here are a few 1. Barefoot cruising This may be the oldest type {Read More}

Welcoming Spring with Aladdin Mason Jar Tumblers & Pitchers #AladdinParty @Aladdin_PMI

Aladdin Party Mason Jar Tumblers Setup

Spring is one of my favorite times of year. We don’t have a very rough winter here in Atlanta although, much to my kid’s delight, we did have some snow this year. For me, spring is about renewal. Flowers start blooming and leaves start appearing on the trees that looked bare in the winter. Spring is just a beautiful time of year. Here in the south, Spring is more than flowers blooming. We love to entertain and so I was thrilled {Read More}