Category Archives: This n’ That

DIY Tree House / Club House


My hubby has been building like a crazy man!! We are sooo grateful too!! We needed a place for the kids to play. Our old swing set at our other home was falling apart. However the slide, climber and handle bars were still very good condition. So we removed them and used them on our…

Building our Chicken Coop


  I wish I could tell you EXACTLY how we did this. We didn’t  use a plan. It was just built by eyeballing how big we wanted it. We had an idea of how it would work. We read so many chicken forums and websites. All the favorites and dislikes of their coops. Then knew…

WINNER!! Of our December Plaid Crafts Giveaway!!


This giveaway prize has a retail value of $40. The giveaway prize includes the following: 4 FolkArt holiday colors, 4 FolkArt Extreme Glitter holiday colors, Sparkle Mod Podge, and a Value Pack of 25 brushes. OUR WINNER IS…….. Selected by using COMMENT #46!!! Belongs to….. CHERYL!! From “That’s What Che Said!” Congrats Cheryl!!!! Please…

CCT – Features & Party #27


  HURRY UP DECEMBER!! I am so ready for it to be December.   I am a bit behind and haven’t put up my tree yet. I hope I am not the last one on the block with out my tree up Lots of great projects!!! Here is our top clicked link last week….. Thanksgiving…

CCT – Features & Party #26


  One more Party to show off any Thanksgiving Creations. I can’t believe we are starting the Christmas holiday already. I refuse to decorate Christmas till after Thanksgiving dinner. But BOY are the kids excited!! This weeks top link and features are… Thanksgiving Love Notes for the Happy Hubby – Happy Home Fairy Sweet love…

CCT – Features & Party #25


I can’t believe were only 9 days away from Thanksgiving!! The holidays are just too close to each other. I always feel lately Thanksgiving gets forgotten. So I am trying my best NOT to get into Christmas too much. But its HARD!! I am lovin’ all the link ups last week– and here are some…

CCT – Features & Party #24


November is in full swing!! It’s crazy in our house!! Baking, trying to stay on task for Thanksgiving. I have a thing about not jumping into Christmas too soon- but BOY is it hard not to!  Trying hard but I am not succeeding We had awesome link ups last week– and here are 5 great…

Wordless Wednesday – Harry Potter


  Our own Hermione Granger & Harry Potter – “PROTEGO”

CCT – Features & Party #23


Halloween is over?? How did that happen. It just came and went. November is here!! There were some great link ups this week – so we are going to continue partying with some great Halloween ideas!! Most viewed link last week was — Halloween Peanut Butter and Toffee Bark – Lady Behind the Curtain This…

Monster Cake Pops – Wordless Wednesday


Made some cake pops with the kids. Let them decorate them however they wanted. LOVE HALLOWEEN!!

CCT- Party & Features #22


Halloween is kicking my butt– but I am having so much fun with it.  Appologies for late features but we have some good ones!!! Our most visited link last week was — Merry NOT Scary 2011 – Sweet Cheeks Tasty Treats I love all the Halloween pops!! They are so cute. What a great party!!…

Wordless Wednesday – Harry Potter


Visiting Harry Potter on Teacher Work Days Butterbeer is the best! (Celebrating someone about to turn 12.. can you guess which one?) The other one still wishes he was 12 HAHAHA

CCT- Features & Party #21


Halloween is getting closer and closer and I am LOVING all these crafts!!! LOVE LOVE IT!! Our most visited link last week – Congratulations goes to… Free Printable : Kids Ghost Detective Game – Delightfully Noted What a fun project!!! And even better FREE!! My kids are going to love this game! Easy Ghost Treat…

Wordless Wednesday – Rains Came Down


The rains came down…. and the floods came up… Was a very very wet weekend in Central Florida. We had to swim/boat to all our events…

CCT – Features & Party #20


  Last week’s top visited link– Congratulations goes to– Mummy Pretzels – Midwestern Sewing Girl I love how adorable these look!!! I can see why they were the top visited link!! All Things Halloween – Making Memories with Your Kids I love these milk jug ghosts.  This link has TONS of Halloween ideas on it!!…

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 »