Easy Winter Snow Globe

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Hey there! How was your weekend?? I managed to keep the Christmas decorating urge at bay for one more week, but I’ve got to say that maybe there were a few decorations that found their way out of the attic this weekend. And perhaps there are several boxes and bags of crafty holiday glitter and shine that are hiding in the corners of the house just waiting to come out and play. :)

I’ve got some ideas already for the holiday home decor, and this easy winter snow globe is just the perfect little decoration to inspire some wintertime fun! [Please click to continue reading…]


Tips For Visiting The Pumpkin Patch

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Happy Columbus Day! I’m taking a little reprieve this weekend to have some fun out on the farm with Miss Bree. About a forty-five minute drive out into the country will take you right to Oakes Farm in Corryton, Tennessee. Every year, Oakes Farm hosts one of the largest Fall attractions in our area with a Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch for all ages. Aside from the corn maze and pumpkin patch, they also have over 25 more fun activities for kids! Since we had so much fun on the farm last year, I definitely wanted to take Bree back now that she can enjoy it a little more at her age.

Bree at Oakes

If you’ve never been out to a pumpkin patch, I highly recommend it. There’s nothing like getting away from the city and just enjoying the open countryside. Here’s a few tips and highlights from our visit that might just help you plan yours! [Please Read On…]

Easy DIY Apron for Kids

diy kids apron

Hey there friends! I’m busy enjoying the week off from work with my daughter, but that doesn’t mean I’m taking off from my projects. :) Miss Bree has really been getting into cooking lately, whether it be real food or pretend. So I decided it was time to add a little more fun to her cooking activities with an special DIY apron just for her. Best of all, I made it for only $8 and had it done in under 15 minutes! [Please click to continue reading…]

diy kids apron


Back To School Idea!


Hey there! Today, I’m over at The Girl Creative sharing a fun back to school idea that’s sure to earn you an A+ with the teacher this year! ;)

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DIY Bug Jar Craft


Hey there!! Hope you had a great weekend! In case you missed it last week, I shared a fun summertime activity for the whole family over at The Girl Creative. Just a little DIY craft for the kids! Hope you’ll stop over and see our DIY Bug Jar craft. The kids will love decorating their own jars and the fun continues as they use them to collect their bug friends.


DIY Advent Calendar


I’m so happy that I managed to finish our advent calendar before December 1st!  This is our first year doing an advent calendar. Our daughter is 18 months old so I wanted to keep it simple, fun, and meaningful. This is the start of a new Christmas family tradition! This was so easy to make […]

Fantasy of Trees


It seems like it’s been forevahhh since my last post! I took a few days off to enjoy the holiday and focus on the family. It was such a wonderful time! We even got going on some Christmas decorating and few fun activities to help us get in the holiday spirit! (As if I really […]

Potty Training – A New Kind of Adventure


Hey hey hey!! How’s your week been? For the first time in a while, I’ve not had a lot of projects going on. With the transition of taking out the Halloween and bringing in the Thanksgiving, things have been kinda busy.  But today, I may be undertaking my biggest project ever! Potty training. Yep, you […]

{Halloween Party Ideas!}


Hey there! I’m so excited to share with you all the ghoulish treats and games we had at our neighborhood Halloween party today! The party was a great hit despite the cold and wet weather. Some homemade chili always helps a little, too! Here comes the picture overload. Enjoy!! Halloween Chili Fixin’s Cheese for chili […]

{Pumpkin Patch}


This weekend was a great time for us to get out and enjoy the fall activities. One thing on our Fall to do list was to visit the pumpkin patch. This was our little girl’s first trip to a pumpkin patch and now I think we’ve started a new tradition! We visited Oakes Farm in […]

{How to Make Homemade Play Sand}


Hey Hey!! Hope you had a great weekend! The weather here was absolutely beautiful! I’m talking no humidity, sleep with the windows open, beautiful. I ended up spending the weekend relaxing with   ANNNND still managed to do some little projects here and there that I will be sharing with you soon!! But for now […]

The Big "One"!


What a great weekend!! Not only is it Mother’s Day, but yesterday our little girl turned one as we celebrated with family and friends for a pinwheels and polka dots birthday bash. It was soooo exciting and luckily the rain held off until the evening. It was alot of fun planning this party even though we were right in the middle of a deck […]