Flashback Friday: Eggs for Easter

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Can you believe Easter is almost here?  It crept up on me for sure. Since today is Friday, I wanted to do a flashback to my favorite egg posts for Easter.   First up, a different way to dye Easter … [Read more...]

Easter ideas

easy easter egg decorating

Are you guys excited for Easter?  I am.  Spring is such a great time of year.  The sun finally shows itself.  Flowers peak out of the ground.  The earth seems happy. And of course I love celebrating … [Read more...]

How to make cookies on a stick

cookies on a stick

For my daughter's Baptism, we did a dessert table. It came out pretty cute.  My Gramma {that I adore} has some health problems and couldn't make it to the Baptism.  So she called up and invited … [Read more...]

Banana Split Crepes

banana split crepes recipe

Thank you COOL WHIP for sponsoring this post. Join us on Facebook for inspiration and recipes for everyday treats. What you add makes it. #coolwhipmoms This is my all time favorite dessert recipe.  I … [Read more...]

Homeade Dishwasher Detergent

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You guys know I like to make a lot of my cleaning products right?  If you missed it, you can check out my homemade laundry detergent. Today I'm going to show you my homemade dishwasher detergent.  It … [Read more...]

Make the best ever {secret ingredient} Deviled eggs

yummy deviled egg recipe

With Easter on the way, there are a lot of hard boiled eggs around.  Let me tell you, I make the BEST deviled eggs ever!!  So good that I get requests to bring them to family parties all the time.  I … [Read more...]

Free Printable Easter Eggs

set of 6 Easter egg printables

Last Easter, when I was a very very beginning blogger, I made some printables.   And I LOVED them!! But I made them for a guest post I did on another blog.  Here on my blog all you saw was "please go … [Read more...]

How to get large prints for CHEAP!!

how to get large prints for cheap

I have seen this around the blogosphere quite a bit so you might have already seen this tip.  But in case you haven't, it is too good not to share. I love to decorate with photos.  It's an important … [Read more...]

Homeade Laundry Soap recipe

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I have been making my own laundry soap for years now.   I always get asked for the recipe so I decided to post it.  Here are the ingredients you need: One of the things to note when getting your … [Read more...]

Oreo Surprise Cookies

oreo surprise cookies

I saw this idea for an Oreo surprise cookie a while back.  Here is what they look like when done: Looks pretty much like a chocolate chip cookie right?? The surprise is inside. That's right, … [Read more...]

star hair in time for the 4th of July

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Here it is, the tutorial for star hair. I got the idea for this hair style from this great website. I get some many comments and questions whenever my girls wear this hair style.  We usually do it for … [Read more...]

Easy Bun

easy hair bun

  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...]

Oil Rubbed Bronze spray paint may just be my new bestie!!

So I was thrifting and I saw this super cute little table.  Ok yes it’s dirty and it has that old school yellowish wood color to it.  But the lines are gorgeous and I knew I could make it … [Read more...]

Quirky Tip of the Day 2

It’s time for another edition of Quirky Tip of the Day!! {Imagine that said in a cheesy game show hosts voice}  But in all seriousness people, this is an excellent tip.  How to make your … [Read more...]

Hand Knitting bracelets

The other day I stumbled upon this great post for hand knitting some cute bracelets.  Do you remember doing this as a kid??  You weave the string through your fingers and then start hand … [Read more...]