make your own lemonade stand kit

Today, we are so excited that the lovely Cheryl from A Pretty Cool Life is here to share a yellow tutorial as part of Color Your Summer! Hi Kojo friends! I’m excited to be back for a another year of Color … Continue reading → ...more

DIY cloud paintings

We are thrilled to have liZ from Simple Simon and Co. (and Project Run and Play, AND Project Sewn with us today to share a WHITE project for Color Your Summer. Take it away liZ-  Hey!  It’s liZ, one of … Continue reading → ...more

orange wide legged pants and suspenders

I am over the moon to have Angelina from Jojo and Eloise here to kick off our Color Your Summer series. And, wow, her orange project is fabulous. Without further adieu- Hi there! ...more

the ultimate sangria bar- summer’s best drink station

After the Sangria Station at the Denver themed baby shower, I knew that we’d be doing another sangria bar sometime this summer. Sangria is just too summer-y, and refreshing (and great for a crowd) to pass up as a drink … Continue reading → ...more

DIY gold planter pot

One of my favorite parts of summer is a backyard garden full of fresh fruits, veggies and herbs. We are still in planting mode around here even though the raised beds are at capacity- which means that we’re in need … Continue reading → ...more

the best blueberry mojito recipe (and how to make a whole pitcher-ful)

I love mojitos. Love them. I think mint and lime were made to go together (incidentally, I love the mint limeade at Cafe Rio as well!). And I lo-ove adding fruit, like blueberries, to this yummiest of drink concoctions. To … Continue reading → ...more

seaside stripes dress tutorial

I absolutely love dresses… and I love the sundress series at Melly Sews (and, just to add to the list of loves, I adore Melissa- did you guys know she was my roomie at SNAP? Love that girl)! I’m so … Continue reading → ...more

color your summer three- it’s coming!

Y’all know that summer is at the very top of my favorites list… And, right with the most glorious of all seasons comes one of our very favorite series in blog land- Color Your Summer is coming, friends! In fact, … Continue reading → ...more

tips for traveling with kids- super tip tuesday

Hey friends! Just wanted to let you know that I’m over at Paging Supermom today sharing some tips for traveling with kids (just in time for road trip season!). Come on over and say hi! … Continue reading → ...more

s’mores sampler platter

I am pretty much in love with the gourmet s’mores bars that grace summer soirees (and weddings). And until I put together a S’mores Party Bar with flavored marshmallows and fun nicknames like “Chunky Monkey” (peanut butter, banana, dark chocolate, … Continue reading → ...more