Crafts, DIY Projects, Recipes and Life's Moments!

Category Archives: Holidays

Red, White & Blue Layered Jello

Red, White & Blue Layered Jello

I by no means invented this idea or recipe!   However I am totally guilty of thinking that it was more work than it was worth to make these cute little red, white & blue layered jello treats.  It’s really one of the simplest treats I could make and it has such a fabulous visual impact onContinue Reading

Patriotic Napkin Rings

Patriotic Napkin Rings

Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor day are all great holidays that we get together with friends and family and barbeque!  How about celebrate in style at your next red, white and blue event with these Patriotic Napkin Rings?  My secret to the napkins….bandanas!  I use bandanas for almost all my cloth napkin needs! Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Jean Pocket USA Bunting

Jean Pocket USA Bunting

I love all things patriotic!  I absolutely LOVE the 4th of July holiday as well!  This Jean Pocket USA Bunting sign can be used for all things red, white and blue!  You can also use it as a simple banner for your mantel, as front door decorations or you can even stuff the pockets andContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Patriotic One Pan Cake Recipe

Patriotic One Pan Cake Recipe

This Patriotic One Pan Cake Recipe takes no time at all and will be the HIT of your party or summer BBQ!  I’m not actually sure if I should call this a cake or a cobbler or a tart-ish kind of thing or what?  Maybe it’s better to just call it a dessert and keep itContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Patriotic Popsicles with Fresh Fruit

Patriotic Popsicles with Fresh Fruit

Is it getting hot where you live?  It is certainly getting warmer here and why not celebrate the patriotic holidays of summer than with some Patriotic Popsicles with fresh fruit?! My house runs on popsicles.  I am not even kidding.  Do you want to know who demands them and eats them the most?  My husband! Continue Reading

FREE Patriotic Party Printables

FREE Patriotic Party Printables

Do you host a 4th of July Party?  Do you attend a 4th of July Party?  Labor day festivities?  If you love patriotic summer holidays as much as I do then you will want to print off these FREE Patriotic Party Printables for your next get together!  Whether you are hosting or attending they areContinue Reading

Father’s Day “Shirt” Gift Card Holder Card

Father’s Day “Shirt” Gift Card Holder Card

Why is it that I find it so hard to shop for Father’s Day?  My dad and my husband are both “buy it when we need it” kind of guys and even more they are “I don’t need anything” kind of guys so it makes it tough!  This Father’s Day “Shirt” Gift Card Holder CardContinue Reading

Dad’s BBQ Squirt Bottle

Dad’s BBQ Squirt Bottle

Do you want a really simple and practical gift to make and give for Father’s day?  I have just the thing for you…my BBQ Squirt Bottle.  Most dads, uncles, grandpas and the special men in our lives spend some summer time in front of a grill.  Most of the time they have a huge cupContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Jelly Bean Prayer Free Printable

Jelly Bean Prayer Free Printable

I made these adorable Jelly Bean Prayer Free Printable for the boys to hand out at PSR and preschool.   I thought they turned out so cute that I made some for any of YOU that might like to print some off! These are sized to be used on the 3” x 4” little baggies!  IContinue Reading

Carrot Mason Jars

Carrot Mason Jars

I think I need to admit a problem…I have a carrot problem.  For some reason everything Carrot is absolutely, incredibly, fantastically wonderful to me!  As are these adorable Carrot Mason Jars that I whipped up in no time for my Spring Mantel!  Do you ever do that?  Find something you are crushing on and letContinue Reading

Carrot Orange Play-dough Recipe | Non Candy Basket Idea

Carrot Orange Play-dough Recipe | Non Candy Basket Idea

I can’t believe Easter is just around the corner!  If you are like me, you are looking for things to add to your children’s Easter Baskets that are non-candy items!  My mom alone gives the boys more sugar than they need so I try to find non candy basket ideas for them.  This Orange Play-doughContinue Reading

Pinch Protection | Shamrock Pin Tutorial

Pinch Protection | Shamrock Pin Tutorial

St. Patty’s day is just around the corner!!  If you don’t like to get all decked out, head to toe in green attire, I have the perfect bit of green for you to add to your wardrobe so that you will be “Pinch Free” the whole day long!   As a member of the Lifestyle CraftsContinue Reading

Easy Heart Milk and Cookies

Easy Heart Milk and Cookies

Do you want to make a super quick sweet treat for your family for the upcoming Valentine’s day?  Well these Heart Milk and Cookies are perfect and they are minimal work with maximum cuteness!  A simple treat to whip up to show you love your crew! Guess what?  I made these cookies from a box!!  Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Float My Boat–Free Printable Valentine

Float My Boat–Free Printable Valentine

A few weeks ago I shared these Float My Boat Free Printable Valentines over at C.R.A.F.T.  I thought I’d share them here too in case you missed it!  There is a free printable below so all you have to do is get some of your favorite life savers!  I love the Wint-O-Greens but my kidsContinue Reading

Valentine DIY Topiary + Erin Condren Giveaway (3 Winners!)

Valentine DIY Topiary + Erin Condren Giveaway (3 Winners!)

Good morning friends!  Today has so much going on!  I am sharing my tutorial for Valentine DIY Topiary and then I am sharing my TALENTED friend’s projects as part of our Valentine Monthly Crafter Blog Hop Party and lastly, but certainly not least, I am sharing a GIVEAWAY for THREE Winners for an Erin CondrenContinue Reading

DIY Chevron Gift Tags #lifestylestudios

DIY Chevron Gift Tags #lifestylestudios

Today I am super excited to show you my DIY Chevron Gift Tags using my Lifestyle Crafts Tools!  I am thrilled to be a part of their Studio Teams and I get to show you a great home/organization project each month using these great products!  If you didn’t hear already…We R Memory Keepers purchased LifestyleContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Simple Classic Christmas Mantel

Simple Classic Christmas Mantel

Today I thought I’d share my Simple Classic Christmas Mantel today!  As much as I want to be a “fun color” girl…when it comes to the holidays I really gear towards more classic colors!  Red and Green.  Gold and Silver.  My mantel this year is things that I already had on hand.  The only new additionContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Dot Hand Painted Wine Glasses #handmadegift

Dot Hand Painted Wine Glasses #handmadegift

This post is sponsored by DecoArt.  All opinions are 100% my own. Do you need a last minute handmade gift idea?  I have the perfect one for you and any wine lover on your holiday list.  These Hand Painted Wine Glasses are so easy and fun to make!  You can customize them to say anythingContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Peppermint Cranberry Spritzer

Peppermint Cranberry Spritzer

This post is sponsored by SodaStream.  All opinions are 100% my own. You know how much I love a good cocktail!  I love seasonal cocktails as much as I love seasonal coffees!  Today I am sharing my Peppermint Cranberry Spritzer Recipe as well as telling you all about my SodaStream and also getting to hostContinue Reading

Glittered JOY Wall Hanging

Glittered JOY Wall Hanging

This post is sponsored by Michael’s and Recollections.  All opinions are 100% my own. Today in my 25 Days of Christmas Series I am sharing this fun Glittered JOY Wall Hanging!  It’s really easy and I love the way the glitter sparkles and shines! I realized the other day that I don’t glitter enough stuff! Continue Reading

About Contact Me Shop Buttons Facebook Twitter Pinterest Instagram Google Plus RSS BlogLovin Image Map