Monthly Archives: May 2011

Creative Creations Tuesday – Features & Party #2


I can’t believe its been a week already since our 1st linky party!!  Thank you for last weeks participation. There were so many great projects I had a hard time picking out my favorites. So I picked out 5. But they are in no particular order.  But if I could list all 75 links I…

Thanks A Latte – take 2


The year is wrapping up. Only a few more days. I wanted to redo the “Thanks A Latte” gift. Since my kidlets are with new teachers and I haven’t given this gift to them yet. Starbucks cup, $5.00 gift card, filled it also with kisses and added cute stickers on the bottom of the kisses…

DIY – Kids Art Display Gallery


This is one of my favorite pieces Chad has put together for our family. We have a stainless steel fridge and only 1 side that a magnet will stick to.  Limited on space for showing off the kids achievements and special papers.  I am not sure where I saw this idea. Been about 9 months…

Magic Show Party { Cub Scouts } – Part 2


Part 2 of our Magic Show Party. We did this party for our Blue and Gold banquet for Cub Scouts. We called the night “The Magic of Cub Scouting” Ignore what Chad is doing. Good Grief!! He acts like a 8 yr old cub scout himself. HAHA We wanted to have a nice magic background….

Magic Show Party { Cub Scouts } – Part 1


My husband and I are big time into Cub Scouts. I am sad that my little man is too old for cub scouts. He is now in boy scouts. But through our church callings we are still involved in cub scouts.  Between the 2 of us- we are the main folks in charge when it…

Penguin Smartie Pants Treat (printable)


I just want to state right away this idea is a direct borrow from the blog – it is what it is The idea is SO AMAZINGLY cute I fell in love with it the minute a girlfriend of mine pointed me  to their blog. I knew I had to do this for my kiddlets…

Cheater Crown Molding (corners) Innies, Outties & Stoppies


(SORRY FOR THE MISSING POST– I don’t know what ate my entire post) I have had many friends ask me about my crown molding in my home. They say there is no way they would be able to do it ever. Too hard to figure out the corners. That is where I love to tell…

Creative Creations Tuesday – Link Up Party #1


Welcome to our linky party for your creative creations. I love all the ideas that are out there. Everyone is so creative. I would like to feature some Creative Creations every Tuesday to help inspire everyone and myself. “If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange apples then you and…

Cheesy Chicken and Spinach Enchiladas – Guest Blogging over at Couponers United


  We are GUEST BLOGGING over at COUPONERS UNITED today!! You do not want to miss this AMAZINGLY yummy dinner.  We did the entire meal with coupons!! We learned all our tricks and tips from COUPONERS UNITED as well. They post daily coupons you can find for many stores to save up to 90% on…

Easy 4th of July kids shirt (Memorial Day too!)


Found some white shirts at Target on clearance. Thought we would make a quick craft this weekend. 4th of July is not too far off. I used wax paper, and placed it inside of the shirt before painting. So that  it will prevent any paint bleeding through to the other side while it dried. I…

Cupcake Stand & 75 Damask Liners- Giveaway Winner Announced!


Winner of the Black & White Cupcake Stand & 75 Damask Cupcake liners We had 78 entries up until 5pm EST. We used RANDOM.ORG to pick our winner. #16 comment on our blog was- CONGRATULATIONS JENNIFER G!! Please contact us with your address so we can mail you your prize!! Thank you everyone to entered…

Easy Turtle Pie


Saw this recipe for Toll House Pie posted over on Skip to my Lou I knew this was something I wanted to make. I printed off the recipe. Chad saw the print and took off with it. Decided he wanted to add  a few more ingredients to make it his own spin on the pie….

My Graduate- DIY Graduation Hat


I can’t believe he is going to be graduating 5th grade and moving up to middle school in just a few weeks. It was like yesterday he went to kindergarten. He has done so well this year. Straight A’s. Super proud. He is a great friend, hes gotten numerous awards and recognitions. The next 2…

I’m ready for Disney – Pillowcase Dress


My daughter’s 1st ever visit to Disney and I had to make sure she was dressed for the special occasion. Living in Florida I expected decent weather the day we went early December. However the day we went for the taping of the ABC’s Disney Christmas parade- it was BITTER COLD! (Of course 2 days…

You’re an AWesome Dad!


Working on my father’s day basket still. Adding some of his favorite root beer. But to keep the tradition going for all the items in his basket having something clever and corny on it. Made a tag for his drinks. I love it so much, I think I am going to make some for some…

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 »