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Easiest Adjustable Box Pleat Crib Skirt Tutorial

Easiest Adjustable Box Pleat Crib Skirt Tutorial

This is the easiest adjustable box pleat crib skirt tutorial you will ever find!  It’s not even a crib “skirt” so much as it is a crib “apron”  :)  It’s so easy and it can be adjusted for when you drop the mattress as your little person learns to pull up themselves!  I am a

5 Simple Ways to Drink More Water

5 Simple Ways to Drink More Water

Ugh…what is it about drinking water that I have such a hard time with?!?  Seriously, most days I go straight from coffee to wine.   OK sometimes I go through water loving phases but it’s just that…a phase.   If you are like me and would prefer to drink anything other than water, then these 5 Simple

10 Soup Recipes | Monday Funday Link Party

10 Soup Recipes | Monday Funday Link Party

Hello again! It was a cold snowy week here this week in St. Louis! Thankfully my kids had school all week and no snow days! I would much rather they go to school when it’s freezing out and get off school when it’s beautiful out and we can go to the park or swimming! The

12 DIY Projects to Try | Monday Funday Link Party

12 DIY Projects to Try | Monday Funday Link Party

Another week has passed!  We are enjoying our long weekend here in honor of President’s Day although they are predicting 6-10 inches of snow starting this afternoon through tomorrow dinnertime.  I really hope they are wrong!  I just want spring and warmer weather!  In case we do get snowed in we have 12 DIY Projects

Macaroni & Cheese Pot Pie Recipe

Macaroni & Cheese Pot Pie Recipe

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Horizon Organic. The opinions and text are all mine. Brrr!  Is it chilly where you live?  It’s chilly here and I really believe after Christmas it just gets colder in anticipation for spring!  With the new year here I am trying to get some

Flowers Die but Essential Oils are Forever!

Flowers Die but Essential Oils are Forever!

OK friends….it’s no secret that I am crazy about my Young Living Essential Oils.  Now I am a chemical engineer and it takes quite a bit of talking about or persuasion if you will, for me to jump on board with things that some might think are trendy.  Essential oils have been around for a

20 Chocolate Recipes | Monday Funday Link Party

20 Chocolate Recipes | Monday Funday Link Party

Happy new week friends!  I am drooling over the 20 Chocolate Recipes that we are featuring today from last week’s party!  I also shared these super easy DIY Grommet Top Curtain Panels as well!  If you can use an iron and sew a straight line…YOU can make these too!   I got so tired of not finding

DIY Lined Grommet Top Curtain Panels

DIY Lined Grommet Top Curtain Panels

Does anyone else have the problem that when you are specifically looking for a fabric pattern or a certain type of curtain you can never find it…however if you don’t need any at all, you happen to stumble upon like 20 that you LOOOOOOVVVVEEE?!?  Seriously…my dog is named Murphy (as in Murphy’s Law) for a

12 Classroom Valentines | Monday Funday Link Party

12 Classroom Valentines | Monday Funday Link Party

Happy SuperBowl Sunday friends!  Did your teams make it?  Who are you rooting for?  Do you even care?  I honestly don’t really care about the game…I am here for the food!  True Story! Last week I shared these fun Valentine Pretzel Bites and my Tuesday Tip or Trick was How to Tackle Your To Do

Easy Valentine Coupon Books

Easy Valentine Coupon Books

My dudes LOVE to give gifts!! Thanks to American Crafts and Target Stores, we hit the Target Dollar Spot and picked up some super cute supplies to make Easy Valentine Coupon Books for the boys to gift!   Supplies Needed: From the Target Dollar Spot you will need these items below:  (they range $1-$3 so

How to Tackle Your To Do List | Tuesday Tips & Tricks

How to Tackle Your To Do List | Tuesday Tips & Tricks

Oh the never ending to do list.   Don’t worry though!  I have a simple, manageable tip on how to tackle your to do list.  Thanks for joining me again for Tuesday Tips & Tricks! Are you a list maker?  I am.  Whether your list is a daily chores list, a general to do list, a

Valentine Pretzel Bites

Valentine Pretzel Bites

I am back again with another version of deliciousness!  Valentine Pretzel Bites!  Mini-twist pretzels and heart candies create the illusion of a heart shape when you add some candy melts in fun Valentine colors! I might be a bit obsessed with this treat.  Seriously.  They are sooooo good and they take next to nothing to

11 Valentine’s Day Ideas | Monday Funday Link Party

11 Valentine’s Day Ideas | Monday Funday Link Party

Hello everyone!  Today we have 11 Valentine’s day ideas for you as features from last week’s party!  Thanks so much for joining us!  I can’t believe that it’s already the end of January!  The new year is off to a fast start!  I think it’s even faster because this little guy is just growing and

Budget Friendly DIY Projects | Monday Funday Link Party

Budget Friendly DIY Projects | Monday Funday Link Party

This week I shared this helpful tip for beating static shock this winter!  Be sure to head over and see all my tips & tricks!   I also shared a FREE 4 week trial to Reading Eggs!  This is a program Ryan LOVES!  I can already see improvements in his abilities!  You can sign up

Reading FUN with Reading Eggs

Reading FUN with Reading Eggs

Oh sibling rivalry.  My poor Ryan has it so bad for his older brother.  It’s not what you think though…he is so, so, so jealous that Michael can read and he cannot.  Michael (8) loves reading, writing and art and will make and illustrate his own books at home.  Ryan (4) wants to do the

How to Lessen Static Shock | Tuesday Tips & Tricks

How to Lessen Static Shock | Tuesday Tips & Tricks

Welcome back to Tuesday Tips & Tricks.  Every Tuesday I share a tip or a trick that I learned or that I do daily in my home that I think you all might like.  Last week I shared an idea for what to do with holiday cards after the holidays are over!   Some of these

Monday Funday Features & Link Party

Monday Funday Features & Link Party

I’m super excited to share a new series I am working on this year called Tuesday Tips & Tricks! I am going to share a tip or trick that makes my life easier and hopefully will yours as well!  Last week was my first post and I shared what to do what holiday cards after

DIY Easy Rope Bracelets

DIY Easy Rope Bracelets

Want something new to wear?  How about  making yourself a few of these easy rope bracelets?  You can make them in your favorite colors or team colors or school colors!  They are really fun and addictive, I dare you to only make one! These are really easy to make.  They may look intimidating but I

The First Monday Funday of 2015

The First Monday Funday of 2015

Happy New Year friends!!!  Thanks so much for making 2014 rock!  We can’t wait to kick off 2015 tonight with our First Monday Funday of the year!  We are so lucky that you all come and party with us each week! I am so lucky that you come to my blog each day!  You all

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