Category Archives: DIY Project / Crafts

Cub Scout Blue & Gold Banquet- Mustache Bash

Another Blue & Gold banquet has come and gone! It was a FUN theme!! Gotta love pinterest and great leaders to put our heads together to make it happen each year! Sharing our Blue & Gold with my readers. This year we had the boys help put together their own invitations. Above is what they…

Typography Home Decoration – Letter N Wall – Home Improvement Project

Typography Home Decoration - Letter N Wall - Home Improvement

I have been working on this wall of my home for about 9 months. I got EVERY single N on this wall from my local Hobby Lobby store. I only had to alter a few of them and this is quite the conversation piece as this wall is what you see when you walk into…

Valentine’s Day themed Breakfast and Lunch for your kids

Valentine's Day themed Breakfast and Lunch for your kids

Holidays are fun when you serve the meals in themes. Even my teenager looks forward to see what is waiting for them. Breakfast was simple but heart themed. Cinnamon rolls that were in a can. Unrolled it and rerolled it into a heart and then baked according to instructions.  Fruit strawberries cut into hearts served…

Valentine’s Day – Heart Attack your kids door

Valentine's Day - Heart Attack your kids door

A really thoughtful and fun thing we did this year was heart attack our kids doors.  Using my silhouette machine- cut out lots of hearts in different sizes. I then wrote something great about them on each heart. Once they went to bed- Chad and I attacked the door adding their hearts with all the…

Valentine’s Day – I’m hooked on you! gift

Valentines - I'm hooked on you!

My son wanted to make something simple for a special girl on Valentine’s day. Since he is in middle school he didn’t want it too cheesy or overly romantic. He hit pinterest (I AM SO PROUD OF HIM) and saw a similar idea. Purchased lots of gummy worms and filled a container that was purchased…

Cub Scout Pack Meeting- Winter Olympics aka Cublympics

Cub Scout Pack Meeting - Winter Olympics aka Cublympics

Our February Pack meeting was just days after the winter Olympics closed. We felt this would be a fun pack meeting for the boys. it was extremely fun and simple to put together. The cub master’s table was set up with a poster and simple colored plates in the Olympic colors. We set up those…

Dr. Seuss Birthday Party 2014

Dr. Seuss Birthday Party 2014

We love themed dinners in our home. And it gets easier each year actually. Because I add or make a few things each year and keep saving it for the next year. Also when I see things in the store all year long I may purchase them there. Many I found in the dollar section…

NO SEW Wonder Woman Costume

NO SEW Wonder Woman Costume |

I can sew when I really have to but I would RATHER NOT. This entire costume is new sewing needed!! EVEN BETTER. Starting with the TUTU. I bought 4 of these from Hobby Lobby. Tulle on a roll. Even better. Buying stretchy elastic I measured it around my daughters waist and tied it off in…

My Halloween Costume – Halloween Pinterest Board

My Halloween Costume - Halloween Pinterest Board |

Yes– I went as PINTEREST. :)  It was alot of fun and I got alot of good giggles at the Halloween Party I attended. I was originally just going to go as a witch. I got a new costume this year and as much as I LOVED the costume I really needed something that was…

Teen Birthday Party – Portal 2 Theme – Portal Party

Teen Birthday Party - Portal 2 Theme |

Prior to this party for my son. I knew VERY LITTLE if anything about the game PORTAL 2. I still have no clue how to play it however I do know how to look all over the internet and also find things in the store and ask my son- SOO how will this relate to…

Chick-fil-a Birthday Party | Eat Mor Chikin

Chick-Fil-A Birthday Party |

So sorry its been so long since my last post. Things around here have been crazy however I am always posting what we are up to on our Facebook page.  JOIN US, WILL YOU? I was asked to be a party coordinator for a friend who’s hubby was having a birthday and he had just…

It’s a Cupcake Cupcake

It's a Cupcake Cupcake |

A fun cupcake to make :)  So simple yet so cute!! Make and Frost (and sprinkle) your favorite cupcake. The mini cupcake is using a mini Peanut Butter Cup candy topped with a small star tip frosted piled high with buttercream and a pearlized candy.  It creates the cutest cupcake to top your cupcake with….

Cupcake / Cupcake Wars Birthday Party

Cupcake / Cupcake Wars Birthday Party -

My daughter LOVES cupcake wars TV show on Food Network. Have you ever seen it? If not you are missing out!! But this is for a group of kids 9 and under and I didn’t want it to be too competitive. Plus as much as my daughter wanted to have 1st, 2nd , 3rd place…

Saving Souls … One Sister at a Time | Visiting Teaching August 2013 | Relief Society

Saving Souls ... One Sister at a Time | Visiting Teaching August 2013 | Relief Society -

I am late in the game. You still have 2.5 days to go see your sweet sisters! HOWEVER this tag is not only good for the August 2013 Visiting Teaching Message it is great ALL YEAR long for Visiting Teaching and Relief Society alike. We are to be saving souls all year round and be…

Cupcake Birthday Invitation \ Cupcake War Birthday

Cupcake Birthday Invitation |

Looks like a gift but its actually my daughter’s 9th birthday invitation We bought these cute individual CUPCAKE boxes from Amazon. They were the cheapest we could find. They are perfect for what we planned to do with them. I first hot glued 2 liners together. SO that the colors were nice and bright and…

Both deaf since the age of 3, Chad and Mary Beth enjoy not only raising their little family but photographing together, cooking & crafting as well. Living in Central Florida with their ... Read More About Us »