Tips to Get Your Swimming Pool Ready for Summer

Hey there friends! I don't know about you but I am MORE than ready for some warm weather! I've been daydreaming about sunshine and swimming pools! So today, I want to introduce you to Carol Atkins. When Carol Atkins decided to take on writing articles freelance, her friends knew she would be a success at it – Carol is that way with taking on new … [Read More...]

Silhouette Project Magnetic Brag Board

silhouette project

Hey friends! I'm back in the ring again. Yes, I took a couple of weeks off for some much needed time to myself. The first of the year is always a busy time of regrouping, planning, goal setting, and even budgeting. But I'm happy to say that after the last two weeks, I'm back in the swing of things again and ready to get to work on my goals for … [Read More...]

2014 Goals

dream big

New Year means new goals! If you have been following me for a while now, then you might remember last year when I talked about New Year's Resolutions and how I am a listy kinda person. And believe me, I have been making lists! And therein lies my struggle. I tend to make lists that are bigger than my schedule. Some may call it lofty goals, but I … [Read More...]

Favorite Posts & Projects of 2013

favorite posts projects of 2013

Happy New Year everyone! I'm wrapping up the year with all of your favorite posts from 2013. It's exciting to look back over the year and see what's been accomplished, and it gives even more inspiration for what's to come in 2014! I've already been planning out my goals for the new year and I'll be sharing more on that later on but for now, let's … [Read More...]

Gold Metallic Garland

gold metallic garland

Happy New Year!! Doesn't it seem like as soon as you get everything ready for Christmas, it's time to pack it all away and ring in the new year? I don't usually do much in the way of decorating for the new year, but this time I have some gold glitzy garland that I hung for the holidays and it works great for the new year celebration. All you need … [Read More...]

The Cure for Dry Winter Skin {Homemade Lotion Recipe}

cure for dry skin

One of my biggest problems with winter weather is that it wreaks havoc on my skin. I end up keeping a small bottle of lotion on me at all times and no matter how much I use I inevitably still end up with dry, itchy skin. Have your hands ever been so dry that they hurt? Maybe even crack and peel? I've finally found a cure for even severely dry skin … [Read More...]

Wintertime Mantel

wintertime mantel

Christmas is just a couple of days away and the mantel  is ready and awaiting the arrival of good ol' St. Nick! I'll share the wintertime decorations with you and show you an easy way to take  a plain holiday wreath and dress it with a little flocking to make it just right for a snowy theme. Best of all, these decorations can stay up even after the … [Read More...]