Easy Bun

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  This is one of my favorite go to hair styles.  I do this easy bun to finish a bunch of hair styles.  And believe me it is easy to do!!  Here is a video showing the easy bun.  {oh and yes … [Read more...]

June’s Book Club Meeting


Hope everyone is enjoying their summers.  I thought summer would never get here as it kept raining.  But it came on with a vengeance.  Time to get out the sprinklers and pools and swimsuits!!  Then … [Read more...]

Thankful Thursday

Today I am thankful for something to look forward to.  For those that don’t know, we are currently house hunting.  It has been a hard process.  Everything we love has a major draw back … [Read more...]


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I LOVE me some cheesecake!!  Yummy, Yummy, Yummy!!  So over the years I have tried A LOT of recipes for cheesecake and here it is, the very best one ever!! I make mine in cupcake wrappers.  It … [Read more...]

Look what I found at the Dollar store

  Cute huh?  So I grabbed one of each color.  What am I going to do with these super cute butterflies?   Well I was reading blogs the other day and saw this great project on … [Read more...]

Winner Winner Winner

Congrats to Pamela for being the winner of a download of the complete set of 250+ alphabet photography images by ArtisticLetters! If you didn’t win, you still have time to get the exclusive … [Read more...]

Speaking of blog Makeovers…

Oh wait.  We weren’t speaking of blog makeovers.  Well we are now.  I did a few things to this ol Blog here. First of all, I made it wider.  I love how it unclutters … [Read more...]

Great new product and a Giveaway!!

I made a great discovery!!  You know those photos that look like letters that everyone is using lately.  Well I tried to make a last name picture for my mother in law using that … [Read more...]

Father’s Day Printable


Here is what my girls are giving their Dad for Father’s Day. I love how the text looks a little like iron.  It’s very manly to me.  I left space at the bottom for them to write “I love you Daddy” … [Read more...]

How to make a flat sheet into a fitted sheet

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So I was on the lookout the other day for some fitted sheets.  Guess what, you cannot find just a fitted sheet.  Ok let me rephrase that, you can find a fitted sheet in the 200 thread count itchy … [Read more...]

June’s Book Club Sponsor

I had such good response to our last giveaway that I went in search of more amazing upcycled jewelry.  Introducing JMP Designs!! Jill Porter is the talent behind these great designs.  Here … [Read more...]

Hello Bandwagon…meet Connie

Ok yes I have jumped on the band wagon and joined Pinterest.  But honestly I think it is a great service.  When I am blog hopping or surfing the web and I see something I want to remember I … [Read more...]

Afters with no Befores

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Do you ever get so excited to start a project that you jump in and forget to take pictures?  I do that all the time.  I know bad!!  So I have some cute afters with no befores for you to see. But maybe … [Read more...]

June’s Book Club Selection


The winner of an Awesome giveaway From Gingersnaps is: Via random.org # 7 Alicia @ Little sprinkels of fun.  Alicia is a Blogger friend and Kindergarten teacher and I’m super excited for her!!  … [Read more...]