Monthly Archives: June 2011

DIY- Cupcake 3 tiered stand


I am in LOVE with my new cupcake stand. I did not own one yet. I kept waiting for the perfect stand that screamed my name. I have passed by the stand at Target many times and almost bought it – but always put it back. Now I am glad I did. This one is…

Puppy Party – Frisbee


Those that are following us on Facebook – Know we have already started getting ready for my daughter’s 7th birthday. However her birthday isn’t for another 10 weeks at least. I am a mega planner. My daughter picked out her theme about 6 months ago. So once I get a theme in my head– I…

Creative Creations Tuesday – Features & Party #6


I LOVE TUESDAY!! Thanks for everyone linking up last week!! Excited by all the projects and was fun to see so many 4th of July projects posted Here are 5 that we would like to feature this week from last weeks link up party. Love in ASL – Sunflowers at Home LOVE THIS!! We are…

Hot Gift for 4th of July – Red, Hot & Boom


Hey- I still have a week before 4th of July. I am late on making some fun printables for it. Nothing like the night before. I go visit some sweet sisters in my Church for visiting teaching and wanted a hot gift to give them This is what I came up with on the fly….

Decorating on a budget – Star Garland – 4th of July


We have this area over the bar the divides our dining room and kitchen. We always love to hang things across the wide open area. I LOVE LOVE LOVE using my red/white bakers twine. 4th of July it comes in handy! I found these thick felt stars at JoAnn’s crafts on clearance. I showed the…

Decorating on a budget – Patriotic Cans – 4th of July


Such an easy decoration. Using left over cans from dinner, wash out and dry. Simply cut out a piece of your favorite scrap paper to the size of your soup can. Tape to the outside of your can. I tied on a ribbon around the middle to add in a bit of brown to my…

Happy Birthday America – Print


I am a little late on the 4th of July Bandwagon here. Just when I get done with Father’s day. 4th of July celebrations start in my neck of the woods next weekend with church activities. So I needed to get going. A girlfriend and I collaborated on this print and I am very excited…

You’re the STAR of our ….. Gift Tag


I made this last week for my girlfriend for father’s day. I loved it so much I wanted to have a regular one too- because dad’s are the star of our family but so are others There are many ways you can use this tag.  I have included a few here. It would be a…

Family Hands Frame – Perfect Gift


This is a great gift for any time — Birthdays, Anniversary, Christmas for your spouse. (And maybe grandparents would like this too) I used my 50% off Michael’s coupon and got this lime frame. LOVE IT. Our favorite color in this family. We made this for Chad- for father’s day. I had to fib– GASP–…

Creative Creations Tuesday – Features & Party #5


HAPPY TUESDAY!!! It is Tuesday again!! We are already on our 5th week. WOOHOO For a full month of Partying   Time flies when your having fun creating? So many great projects were featured during Party #4!! I would like to feature this week five fabulous ideas –  during our Week 5 party. Bonfire Cupcake…

More Father’s Day Gift Ideas – HOT Dad


Sorry these are after father’s day. However these were “really” for my husband and I couldn’t post them before or he would have seen them. So–bookmark this for next year if you would like to use it then. My husband loves “HOT” candy.   My husband also loves anything Harley Davidson like and oranges/black/red/yellow So…

Happy Father’s Day 2011


To all the Father’s of the world– HAPPY FATHER’S DAY!! I am one lucky lady. I married this sweet guy!! (Well married him 18 years later after this was taken of course) Dated him in h.s. and KNEW he was the man of my dreams. He has an amazing personality. Beyond his “signature” look. (Which…

Quick Gift Ideas – Personalized Candy Container


I love to look for containers. I am addicted to containers of all kinds. Metal & Glass. All shapes. Bottles, even containers food come out of. I never know when I will need one. I had the perfect container for a girlfriend. Her birthday was near- and using my Silhouette machine- cut out her name…

Summer Fixins’ – Ham & Swiss Sliders


  These were SOOO GOOD we ate them for 3 different meals. This is a great summer meal. Easy to make- and extremely delicious. I found this winning  dinner on (Are you on pinterest?? If not you are missing out!!)  I saw it and knew this is something my family would LOVE. And it…

You’re the BEST Pop – Father’s Day


One quick/last project before the special day. FATHER’S DAY. This tag can be used on so many things.  Here are 3 that I am using. Soda POP POP corn POP-Its – After all 4th of July is just around the corner and my Husband is a pyromaniac. My son came up with using it on…

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 »