Disappearing Ink or Invisible Ink Craft – Inspired by the Tinkerlab book

The disappearing ink or invisible ink activity and craft is one of the most fun science/ pretend play crafts ever! What is more is that this activity is perfect for a wide age range and widely enjoyed by both boys and girls. It is a also such a fun extension activity if your kids are excited about magic, spy books, pretend play involving mystery and more ....more

Disappearing Ink or Invisible Ink Craft – Inspired by the Tinkerlab book

The disappearing ink or invisible ink activity and craft is one of the most fun science/ pretend play crafts ever! What is more is that this activity is perfect for a wide age range and widely enjoyed by both boys and girls. It is a also such a fun extension activity if your kids are excited about magic, spy books, pretend play involving mystery and more ....more

May the Borscht be with you: From Beet Shakes to Serengeti Smoothies Recipes

One of the highlights of Queen Latifah's talk show: Delicious diet-friendly recipes. The tasty segments feature healthy living experts who serve up their concoctions, all of which are cheerfully sampled by the vivacious Queen Latifah....more

Behind the Scenes of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

I recently had a chance to talk with Matt Stone of 180 Radio about my appearance last month on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart which airs on the Comedy Channel. I’ve gotten to know Matt in the last little while – ...more

His Two Girlfriends Dump Cheating Man With A Highway Billboard

People living in the UK driving down the M1 highway yesterday must have noticed a huge yellow and red banner handing over the expressway.The poster read: “Steve Frazer you’re dumped by both your girlfriends,” and was seen by thousands of people commuting into Newcastle and Gateshead.The banner was targeted at a cheating man by the name of Steve Frazer whose two girlfriends somehow found out about each other, met and hatched a plan to get their revenge on him.The two women were the ones that hung the large red and yellow banner on a bridge where they knew Steve usually drove past on his way to work. The banner also featured a photo of the two women smiling together and a photo of Frazer himself.And if Steve did not see it while it was up, he will surely see now it's gone viral online. It has also been seen by thousands of commuters in the Newcastle and Gateshead areas, and maybe one or two know him and can pass on the news ....more

How to Make a Baby Onesie Quilt

Back in March, I received an email from Heather asking if I would be interested in taking on a commissioned quilt for her son. Heather received my information from a girl I went to college with, who now works at Heather's company. I seriously love how small the world can be. Speaking of small, I called the Honest Company on Monday to cancel my pre-natal subscription, and after ending the phone call I received a text from a girl who is from Pittsburgh. ...more
Judy Riese Bell This is a fantastic idea. :)more

STYLISH CURVES 4TH OF JULY STEALS AND DEALS

Hey curvy girls all over the world, I’m not going to write a speech. I’m just going to leave you with these fantastic 4th of July steals and deals Get ready to shop til your hearts content ASOS 50% off sale, plus get 20% off full price items with code “Party In The USA“ ...more

Grilled Corn Kebabs with Salty Cheese

I have this thing about corn on the cob. It’s sweet and crunchy and tasty and summery, and us Midwesterners will get into an all out throw-down over whose state grows the best corn (Ohio, of course). You can steam it ....more

15 Outdoor Rugs for Under $150

Today I wanted to share a few sources for inexpensive outdoor rugs that I discovered while completing our Outdoor Makeover Challenge last month (you can see the full reveal here). As I started the hunt for the perfect outdoor rug, I discovered that I was embarking on a journey that was far more difficult than I had expected....more

10 Beautiful Patriotic Tablescapes

In need of last minute inspiration to decorate for 4th of July? I compiled these 10 Beautiful Patriotic Tablescapes, most of them from regular people just like me and you, which means you can totally recreate them just in time to celebrate the 4th! Enjoy them :) Blue bottles, geraniums, apples, I love all the details Debi added to this tablescape at...more