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DIY Laundry Room Art

This post was sponsored by OxiClean™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about OxiClean™ all opinions are my own. Okay here’s my mom confession for the week–I don’t really like doing laundry. Well, I don’t mind sticking the dirty laundry in the washer… that makes me […]

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3 Encouraging Things Our Kids Need To Hear

  Our kids may already know we love them but I assure you that they also need to hear it. We all need to hear that we are loved.  Even our teens who act like they could careless what you think, the truth is they do care. Our kids need to know that even though […]

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Simple Christmas Entertaining Tips

The holidays are filled with lots of friends and family gatherings!  Our family loves to entertain so I’m always looking for ways to simplify our Christmas gatherings.  There are so many things you can do to add a personal touch without spending a lot of time on them. Here are some of my frazzle free […]

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Mexico’s Handicrafts: What to Buy in Mexico

We just got back from Mexico and if I would’ve brought a bigger suitcase, we would of filled one up with just Mexican goodies. Unfortunately, you can’t bring back Mexican cream (sour cream), chorizo, cheese and tamales.  But you can bring back baked goods (which are amazingly delicious), churros, candy, liquor and so much more. […]

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Easy Christmas Wreath: Santa Ho! Ho! Ho!

One of the things I learned from growing up with little money is how to make things look good on the cheap.  I hate spending money on wreaths so one year I made this Mod Square Wreath . Last year, I made this wreath and it turned out so cute but, unfortunately, I couldn’t pucker up […]

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Cute Fall Home Decor That Your Kids Can Help Make

It’s time for fall home decor! With these cute fall home decor idea your kids can help make. These home decor crafts are: Simple.  Cute. Kid friendly.  What more can you want? From our Mom’s Library I’m featuring: Our Little House in the Country‘s Pumpkin decor made from  cornstarch dough. Glam and Grace blog has […]

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Valentine’s Day Quote Printable (FREE)

Inspired by Love Courage God Romance His blessings and Family. To Print this lovely quote just click here: All That You Do…Quote  I also share a little bit about the history of Saint Valentine over here on Disney/Babble.

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On a Dime Decorating & Organizational Ideas for Your Small Playroom

Yay! You dont’ know how excited I am that I finally get to share with you our playroom. I started back in October but was overwhelmed with the task and it was left unfinished until now.  It’s also our homeschool space so I’ve been itching to get this project DONE. I spent yesterday, morning, afternoon […]

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How to Get Better Brighter Photos In Low Light

In the past, on this kind of cloudy day I would’ve just waited for a sunnier day to take my blogging pictures.  But then there were those times I couldn’t wait because I was taking pictures of our dinner meal that wasn’t ready until the evening and only using our awful kitchen fluorescent lighting.  So, I quickly realized I […]

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Easy DIY Santa Ornament

Today we spent our day decorating our Christmas tree!  We had so much fun picking out a tree yesterday and today we finally got around to making it pretty.  I walked into my house after church and I was blasted by the smell of ever green pines. That’s one of the many reasons we love […]

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Keep Calm and Jingle On

Okay, I know it might be a little too early for this Keep Calm and Jingle On printable but I couldn’t help myself.  My son has been dying to decorate our house for Christmas and he did.  On November 1st I was out most of the morning and he stayed home. When I got back […]

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