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Idea Room Guest post–super fun fans.

paper fan

Hi Kids! You guys are probably knee deep in fourth of July prep! But if you are looking for a fun kids crafts–that will keep you cool while you sit through parades and fireworks–then head over to The Idea Room to see my fun how to!!!  it’s part of her fun summer series!

the plaid wall. with paint. and lots of tape.

plaid wall

I received paint from Sherwin-Williams as compensation with this post. All views and opinions are my own and no other compensation was provided. My poor son. He was such a good sport when we moved. The girls were so sad to leave their rooms, friends, school, house. But he was such a trooper. I bribed [...]

How I make my house meaningful


Well hello. Today I’ve over at Jenna Burger’s showing how I make a my house meaningful….and you get to see some pictures of my house! I’ve been horrible about updating you on what it looks like now….. but they are all over HERE and since you are over there… check out her living room her [...]

Tool chest makeover.

repaintetd tool chest turned night stand for boys room

I’m a yard sale shopper. Big time. Other people’s trash….. can be your trash…and maybe with some spray paint your treasure. And the house across the street from me had  a yard sale. I didn’t even have to drive! destiny.  I came across this tool chest…it was uuugly. (I shared a sneak peak of it [...]

Fourth of July patriotic sign!

land that I love sign

I’ve got a fun sign for you…made super cute with Expressions Vinyl   Expressions Vinyl has POLKA DOT VINYL! It’s super fun! I cut out the united states in the blue polka dots (buy here) Since it’s so big I just peeled it up and laid it down where I wanted it. I took an exacto knife [...]

be kind.


I’m just going to put this out there. Social Media has gotten ugly recently. and It makes me sad. So this shoutout sunday is devoted to nice quotes and happy thoughts and reminders to be kind. Hope your week is amazing! source source source source source source source source source source source source source  

Fourth of July hair!

ribbon braid

So Last year we got festive with some fourth of July star hair…(go here)   and I wanted to show you that you can do it with twists as well as braids… and then we kept going and made a fun braid… You just take some ribbon (this was 1 inch wide) and just add [...]

Summer Camp Linky Party


Hey friends! I hope you are surviving summer! I know we are about a month in and I’m ready to pull out the big guns!!! I need some ideas and projects! So why not open it up to you with our  annual Summer Camp link party!!! Our Summer Camp Link party starts today and will [...]

30 handmade days–funner in the summer!

fun camping idea and snack

hey kids! I’m over at30 handmade days for one of my favorite series…funner in the summer! all sorts of fun games, crafts, diy for summer! and I’ve got a summer yummy snack (perfect for camping or anytime really!) head over HERE to read all about it!!!

fourth of July Minc banner

heidi swapp minc machine

Today I’m getting festive with My Heidi Swapp’s Minc machine! I’m so loving foiling everything! And this machine makes it like a magic act! Easily the best and fastest way to foil!  And we are making a fun Fourth of July banner!  The words are a fun set specific for the Minc…Think how cute to [...]