Easy Plate Monogram Project
(and a giveaway)

This week I wanted to show you a couple of simple projects my kids and I have made together recently. I'll show you one today and the other one next time. My daughter and I found some cute thick black and white cardboard letters covered in cloth at … ** Read more **

Four Weeks Until Christmas!
Holiday Linky Inspiration!

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family! Due to a mashed potato overload and an internet crisis at the beach, I was unable to get all my holiday finds up for this week. But, next week I'll share some links. For anyone who … ** Read more **

Holiday Decorating:
Using What You’ve Got


I thought this was such a clever wreath alternative (found at Country Living)! And easy? You can beat it! Do you guys laugh behind my back at all the simple ideas I find? So many of you are brilliantly creative, I stand in awe of your genius. Me? I … ** Read more **

Make Your Own Napkin Rings
(Easy Craft!)

My daughter and I had fun the other day making our own napkin rings. Ok, that is not true. That is a big exaggeration. We made a napkin ring. Just one. I know, that is so lame. What good is ONE napkin ring? But, just keeping it real. We'll make more … ** Read more **

Gobble, Gobble & Christmas Linky Love


Time for your friend and mine, Mr. Linky! Here are a few holiday posts from around blogland...Now, go forth and add YOUR holiday ideas and inspiration from this week to Mr. Linky! And if you want to look around at holiday ideas, you can still find … ** Read more **

Super Easy, Creative Party or Holiday Favor Idea!

Ilove simple party ideas. Every time I host an event or holiday gathering, there are certain recipes everyone asks for. And I usually say something like, "Oh, sure, I'll get you that recipe." Having the best intentions, of course. And then I usually … ** Read more **