Easter, Vol 2- Carrots

Who knew there were so many ways to dress a carrot? A few easy gift ideas:Rice Krispie carrots by Gather and NestCheetos carrots by Sisters’ StuffCarrot full of candy on Gratz IndustriesGoldfish Carrots from The Moody Fashionista BTW- my favorite type of carrot is this. ;)

Kids books

About 18 months ago I made this fabric book for my nephew for his first birthday: And now soon we’ll be off to celebrate his brother’s 1st birthday. ;) Here are a few other kids book ideas: I Am Momma- Hear Me Roar’s ABC bookEveryday Celebrations Color Quiet BookA Million Little Things quiet book series tutorial

Easter: Vol 1, Home Decor

Cannot believe Easter is only 2 weeks away! Where does the time go? Better get going on Easter ideas. Here are some Home Dec Easter projects:Peeps bunting from Dana (MADE) at V & Co Easter egg wreath from Frills Fluff and TrucksPatchwork easter eggs tree by the Purl BeeEaster wreath from a Lemon Squeezy Home Do you have an Easter Home Dec project?Link it up. Please link tothe specific blog [Read More...]

Born to shop (?)

Second only to food, shopping helps me get through tough times. Just wanted to jump in here and tell you what I got in the past few days: Just got in on Lelan’s free shipping at Good Gravy Designs.No coupon code, no minimum order. Couldn’t pass it up.LOVE her designs. Great, high quality products.(and she is so darn sweet :)But hurry, ends today. Also purchased a charm from may & [Read More...]

The one where I need to get it together

Fell sleep while reading a few times and threw in the towel early last night. (Sorry if it seems that I am all excuses lately. I need to get it together!) The winner of the Sevi Designs tote of their choice is: Jessica from Barefoot by the SeaEmail me Jessica. Thank you to the wonderful Katherine of Sevi Designs.She’s continually updating her shopand it’s full of eye candy.

St Paddy’s Day: Food Edition

Because let’s face it, right now I’m all about food. Deli Style Corned Beef Sandwich , Mint Brownies , Rainbow Cupcakes by Our Best BitesRedhead Recipes’ Gold Hunt and Golden popcorn recipe St Patty’s Day recipe roundup from Tasty SensationsPrudence Pennywise’s St. Patrick’s day recipes Truth be told, we have a McFundraiser for our school tonightand I will be enjoying the night off from cooking. ;) Happy St. Patrick’s Day! [Read More...]

Even though we’re not Irish

My kids will definitely be sporting one of the following on March 17th: Sham Rock shirt by Gillian at All the Small Things(love her blog- go check out all of her fun ideas over there) Pinch proof shirt from Lulu’s Tiles(check out all of her St. Patrick’s Day posts here) St Patty’s day pin at Executive Homemaker **ETA- had to add Emily Sparks’ simple play dress What will your kids [Read More...]

Comfort Food

When I get really really busy (and/or stressed) all I want to do is eat. On my to-try list currently:Frozen Pinkberry-like yogurt by Coterie Blog Lemon-alicious post by Brown Paper Packages Red Velvet & Cream Cheese Cupcakes from Crafting Chicks Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting by the Sisters Cafe Any more to add to the list?Comment away.

I love being a girl

Cute. Girly. Fun. ‘nough said.Enjoy! baby girls: Ashley Ann Photography’s diy bib onsie My Blonde Ambitions sew simple tag blankie big girls:Blue Eyed Freckle’s shirt Anthro inspired patchwork v neck by Adventures in DressmakingMade by Lex’s hemline to headband Emily Sparks’ rose belt DIY

Spread the word

I have a “blog friend” that I met online ages ago at the beginning of my blogging obsession. She has inspired me over and over again with all her party planning antics. These two are my faves:(click on the images) And don’t even get me started on Halloween. She is the QUEEN of Halloween. But this time it’s her boys that have inspired me (a nod to her wonderful mothering [Read More...]