10 Football Themed Party Ideas for the Superbowl

Those of you who know me wouldn't be surprised by how much I love parties AND Pinterest. Put those two together this time of year, and you'll understand my excitement when it comes to the Superbowl. Lately I've been a Pinterest fiend, searching for ...more

How to Make Knot-Bow Headbands for Babies & Toddlers: An Easy DIY Tutorial with Patterns

Are you ready for the perfect gift for a baby or toddler? Check out these too cute knotted-bow headbands. I'm totally gushing over these because as you can see, they are ridiculously cute!!! And because I think that every little girl should wear one, ...more

How to Make Stunning DIY Marbled Bowls

Hello everyone! And happy Friday!Today I have a special DIY project for you. Stunning marbled bowls, that you can use for anything you want (except food). These would be perfect as a gift; I think I'm gonna give some to my grandma. I know ...more

Creating a Vision Board to Crush Those Goals

I came across a quote from Jimi Hendrix that read, “In order to change the world, you have to get your mind together first”. Considering his life history, I thought it was kind of amusing; but it did get me thinking about mindset and goals. I firmly ...more

New Year, New Storage Ideas to Get Your House in Order

Storage!  Who doesn’t need storage?There are some really cool ideas for storage we can all implement into our own homes for 2016. On Facebook this morning these first 5 ideas where just hanging out waiting to be noticed. Just look what one ...more

How to Make DIY Picture Magnets

I've got another fun and quick project for you! These picture magnets make great memory keepsakes, gifts or even party favors. And all you need are a few supplies. I made this set as a present for my little sister, Tania, and her boyfriend....more
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Valentine's Gift Idea for Him: Love Tickets

Hello!I hope y'all are having a great week! This past weekend, it was so nice to have the temperatures way above freezing to assist with melting all the crazy snow we got the other weekend.Since it's already February I wanted to share a special Valentine's Day freebie with y'all today....more

Valentine's Day Craft: Paper Fortune Cookies

With just a few supplies, you can make these adorable fortune cookies just in time for Valentine’s Day! They're pretty easy to make and can also be used for a Chinese New Year celebration, wedding or baby shower favors.Paper Fortune CookiesSupplies you will need:...more

10 DIY Valentine's Day Home Decor Ideas

I can't believe Valentine's day is here!It's going to be a very cold weekend here in the Washington D.C. area, hopefully this holiday will warm it up a bit. :)Check out these ten gorgeous Valentine's day ideas to decorate your home. Most of them are so easy they can still be pulled off in no time to surprise your special someone-s this holiday! ...more

Simple Saturdays Blog Link Party, 2/13

Happy Valentines weekend!Join us for ideas on living a Simple Lifestyle and being Self Sufficient! ...more

Cashew Nut Cookies For Chinese New Year

It’s the time of the year to bake Chinese New Year cookies again! I’ve decided to revisit a previous recipe but use a different ground nut powder instead....more

Think Outside The {Chocolate} Box: 21 Last-Minute Valentine’s Gift Ideas!

If you have put off buying that Valentine’s Day gift, don’t fret; it’s not Valentine’s Day yet! There is still some hope for us procrastinators to come up with a pleasing and meaningful gift idea without having to spend a fortune to do it! I have compiled some last minute Valentines gifts that won’t break the bank, and will still have your Valentine’s heart going pitter-patter! ...more

Cute Boy and Girl Valentine Image!

This is a Cute Boy and Girl Valentine Image! This adorable Valentine Graphic shows a Silhouette of a Boy and Girl framed up with a textured Heart! This one was scanned from a recent addition to my collection, a rare Circa 1941/1942 Printer’s Catalog ....more

My New Furniture Choices

Today I thought I would go ahead and share the new sofa with you that I ordered. for the great room. I was going to wait until I had it in the room, but heck if I know when that will be ....more

DIY Entryway Dresser Makeover

Let me start off by saying I got this dresser for FREE! (My favorite price!!!) Yep, my neighbors had this dresser on the side of the road with a FREE sign on it. So I snagged it up and went right to work ....more

Marie AntONEette Inspired 1st Birthday Party

What a picturesque party submitted by...more

Sloppy Joes–Philly Style

A post from Kelli– With being in school full time, it seems I’m always looking for a quick meal that I can make relatively easily with ingredients that I usually have on hand. ...more