Archive for the ‘How To’ Category

3 Easy Patriotic Drink Recipes- and how to get them delivered!

3 Easy Patriotic Drink Recipes- and how to get them delivered!
I partnered with Drizly to try the service and share my thoughts with readers. Can you believe it’s almost labor day? Let’s make the most of what’s left of summer and make some cute drinks to relax around the pool with! These three patriotic drinks fit the bill perfectly! And with red,...
July 30th, 2015 | General, Recipes | Read More

Chicken with Artichokes & Capers!

Chicken with Artichokes & Capers!
This post is sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are my own. I love cooking with boneless & skinless chicken thighs. Not only are they a very moist cut of meat – but they are also a refreshingly frugal choice! I got a great deal on these Tyson® Fresh Chicken Thighs at my local Walmart,...
July 27th, 2015 | General, Recipes | Read More

3 Ingredient Marinade: Less time prepping, more time with Family!

3 Ingredient Marinade: Less time prepping, more time with Family!
This post is sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are my own. Our family loves to grill, and loves recipes where we can prep ahead of time. That’s one reason we really enjoyed this 3 Ingredient Marinade recipe! You can put the ingredients in a container in the morning and then go have fun...
July 2nd, 2015 | General, Recipes | Read More

Make Permanent SandCastles {Moldable Sand Dough}

Make Permanent SandCastles {Moldable Sand Dough}
Beach Crafts are so much fun, and there is nothing more synonymous with the beach than Sand Castle building! Of course- the sand castle eventually crumbles. But with this permanent Sand Castle Dough, you can build with perfectly mold-able sand and let it dry if you choose! If you want to keep playing...
June 28th, 2015 | Beach, Crafting, General | Read More

DIY Sand Hand Print {Beach Craft}

DIY Sand Hand Print {Beach Craft}
Beach crafts are so fun, and even more so when they can easily include your kids creativity! This DIY Beach Sand Hand print craft, is super easy to do. In fact you can even do it while you are still at the beach – as well as when you get home! Let’s get started… ~Beach Sand Handprint~ You...
June 15th, 2015 | Beach, Crafting, General, Video Blogs | Read More

Beach Sand Covered Votive Candles

Beach Sand Covered Votive Candles
A trip to the beach is a lot like a trip to the craft store! There are so many natural elements available for crafting and being creative, and sand has a beautiful and unexpected texture to add to your decor. Making a sand covered candle votive is extremely easy, and looks simple and striking. It’s...
June 10th, 2015 | Crafting, General | Read More

Gift Basket Ideas – for someone going through Chemo.

Gift Basket Ideas – for someone going through Chemo.
Recently, someone I love was diagnosed with Cancer – and told they will need to go through Chemotherapy. So often when loved ones get a diagnosis like this it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. What can we possibly say or do to help? While I don’t have any magic answers, I’ve found it...
May 25th, 2015 | Crafting, General | Read More

Cherry Chicken

Cherry Chicken
This post is brought to you by Market Street, all opinions are my own. Cherries! They are one of the first signs that spring is here – and they bring a summer full of cherry recipes at every family gathering. But most of the cherry recipes you’ll see this summer are for dessert. Why not use...
May 15th, 2015 | General, Recipes, Video Tutorials | Read More

5 Facts Your Kids Should know – before seeing Disney’s Newsies!

5 Facts Your Kids Should know – before seeing Disney’s Newsies!
I’m so thrilled to be taking my family to see Disney’s Newsies soon! I grew up loving the movie version, and remember the movie as being such a high energy, empowering production – I can’t wait to witness it live! But it occurred to me that part of what I most enjoyed when I first...
April 29th, 2015 | General, Kid Fun! | Read More

Make a Tiny Hanger out of a Paper Clip!

Make a Tiny Hanger out of a Paper Clip!
Paper Clips are such fabulous little things aren’t they? You can use them for so many things – and the newest use I’ve found for them is my favorite so far! You can make tiny Doll Hangers out of Paper Clips! The process is very simple and you only need two things: a large paper clip...
April 20th, 2015 | Crafting, General, How To | Read More