Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

homemade peanut butter cups

My hubby LOVES peanut butter cups.  They are his favorite!!  So I decided to try and make some at home.  They came out great!! These are really easy to make.  Just three … [Read more...]

How to design for the new facebook timeline

facebook timeline labeled

Facebook made some changes and made everyone switch over to the new timeline.  So now we have to design our pages all over again.  But don't worry it's pretty easy.  This post is going to be mostly … [Read more...]

Dyed drop cloth rug

drop cloth rug done

I was so excited to get a package in the mail from Tulip Tie Dye.  Who doesn't love getting fun stuff in the mail?  Here's what I got: The dye itself came in applicator bottles.  I loved that … [Read more...]

Crocheted chevron blanket

crochet chevron pattern.

I have been getting back into crochet lately.  I love how I can sit and crochet without getting involved in a huge messy project.  It's my end of the day activity before I fall asleep.  I also love … [Read more...]

Copycat recipe: Chili’s southwest eggrolls

copycat recipe chilis southwest eggrolls

I love appetizers!  Anyone else with me?  I sometimes order an appetizer as my meal.  Chili's southwest eggrolls are one of my favorites.  I am not getting paid to say this, just love them!  I was … [Read more...]

Educational crafts for preschoolers

educational crafts

When my oldest daughter was in Kindergarten, we would do her homework everyday.  We worked on sounding out words and putting letter sounds together.  When my second daughter started Kindergarten, I … [Read more...]

How I fixed the biggest bathroom fail ever.

measuredbytheheart.com: guest bath

I love having visitors come visit.  I wanted to get my bathroom makeover done before they arrived.  So I decided to start with paint.  I got the cutest blue aqua color and one morning I just went … [Read more...]

Success or hot mess: Sparklers


I saw this pin the other day and thought it looked awesome for this 4th of July season. Please read through the entire post before you decide if you are going to do this. Use a plastic cup with … [Read more...]

Bloggers Unite looking for new members

I love to blog

Remember back a while ago when I said I was looking to build my tribe?  And I wanted to start a facebook group for other bloggers. Well I did.  And I called it Bloggers Unite.  And it has gone so … [Read more...]

Quick and easy present for a girl

cute quote for girls

I went to a birthday party for my niece a little while ago.  She was doing a mystery night and we all had parts and costumes etc.  In all the getting ready preparations, I might have spaced that this … [Read more...]

White Castle: Join craver nation


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of White Castle for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. We don't have a White Castle by us.  Or even close.  In fact, I am … [Read more...]

4th of July Desserts

Measured by the Heart: yummy cheesecake recipe

I am hosting a 4th of July bbq at my house on Wed.  My uncle is flying in from New Jersey and my Grandma will be getting a huge family pic with all of us.  There will be between 50-60 people. I am … [Read more...]