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Superhero Party Ideas: The Avengers Age of Ultron

Superhero Party Ideas featuring MARVEL's The Avengers: Age of Ultron #AvengersUnite #cbias #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AvengersUnite #CollectiveBias What do you do when an indestructible, rogue robot with artificial intelligence is out to destroy the world? You throw an out-of-this-world, end-of-the-world party and invite a bunch of superheroes over! We’re getting excited for the […]

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Whip up a batch of this tropical yogurt fruit dip for an after-school snack! #PourMoreFun #cbias #ad

Tropical Yogurt Fruit Dip Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PourMoreFun #CollectiveBias. Read my full disclosure policy here. Growing up, our house was the one where kids gravitated after school, on weekends and on long summer days. My mom always had a snack and a pitcher of KOOL-Aid […]

What a beautiful grapevine wreath. The purple, yellow and white flowers are perfect for spring!

Spring Flowers Grapevine Wreath

I must confess; I haven’t done a lot of decorating for spring. I’ve been so enraptured with the warm, sunny days we’ve had that I’ve been neglecting my projects and spring cleaning, too. And there’s a lot of that to do, as well, especially here in the pollen-laden south. (I walked on my porch today […]

This frozen lemonade recipe is a refreshing spring and summertime treat. Tangy and sweet, The flavor will remind you of lemon meringue pie. If you like Chick-Fil-A's frosted lemonade, you'll love this make-at-home version.

Frosted & Frozen Lemonade Recipe

I always loved when my mom made a lemon meringue pie when I was growing up. But I wasn’t in it only for the dessert. I used to love scraping the leftover sweetened condensed milk out of the can and licking the spoon. Heavenly! This frozen lemonade recipe is a refreshing spring and summertime treat. Tangy […]

Learn how to make a tote bag to match your spring wardrobe. Start with an inexpensive straw bag, and transform it with pretty fabric. The best thing? This is a no-sew project!

How To Make a Tote Bag: The No-Sew Version

I love the Dollar Spot at Target. As soon as I walk in the door, it calls my name, and I’m filling my cart with all manner of cuteness. Like these little straw tote bags, which are just $3 apiece. Though they’re lovely as is, these totes make a great canvas for a creative type like […]

Use unique, upcycled containers, to create your own succulent dish garden. These tin coffee cups are just the right size to hold hens and chicks and other succulents.

Tin Cup Succulent Dish Garden

I am something of a wishful gardener. I have dreams — some would call them delusions — of a beautiful landscape and a garden overflowing with vegetables. But I’m not willing to put in the work to make those visions a reality. Plus, I sometimes forget to water my plants. But succulents I can handle. […]

Vintage Inspired Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Vintage Inspired Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

My mother has given me some pretty amazing gifts throughout the years. And I’m not just talking about the tangible things. She has given me her love, unconditionally. A safe and happy home. The encouragement and confidence to pursue my dreams. The belief that anything is possible. Kind words when I needed them (and reality checks […]

Road Trip Essentials To Keep Your Family Happy and Healthy on the Go #PurellWipes #cbias #spon

Essentials to Keep Your Family Happy and Healthy on the Go

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Read my full disclosure policy here. #PurellWipes #CollectiveBias Spring might be my favorite time of the year because it’s the season of outdoor adventures, family vacations, picnics and road trips! We’ve been living our life on the go […]

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Whip up a batch of this tropical yogurt fruit dip for an after-school snack! #PourMoreFun #cbias #ad

Tropical Yogurt Fruit Dip Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions … [Read More...]

This frozen lemonade recipe is a refreshing spring and summertime treat. Tangy and sweet, The flavor will remind you of lemon meringue pie. If you like Chick-Fil-A's frosted lemonade, you'll love this make-at-home version.

Frosted & Frozen Lemonade Recipe

I always loved when my mom made a lemon meringue pie when I was growing up. But I wasn't … [Read More...]

120 Recipes for Leftover Ham

120+ Recipes for Leftover Ham

If you're like most people, there's bound to be a ham on the table as part of your Easter … [Read More...]

Try this tangy barbecue crockpot meatball recipe featuring Coke Zero #UnbelievableMoments #CollectiveBias

Slow Cooker Barbecue Meatballs

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions … [Read More...]

Plan a romantic night in with these dinner for two recipes inspired by the flavors of India and the film, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.

Romantic Indian Dinner for Two

How about a date night and an exotic vacation all rolled into one -- without ever leaving … [Read More...]

Gourmet Mac and Cheese with Bacon and Truffle Oil

Easy Bacon Truffle Oil Gourmet Mac and Cheese

I've told you before about my love affair with truffle oil! Well, today I'm sharing … [Read More...]

Seriously...the best salad ever - a make-at-home version of the world famous Columbia Restaurant 1905 Salad. It is a garlic and olive lover's delight. and so easy to make.

Seriously…the best salad recipe ever

When we were newlyweds, I tagged along with Bruce on a business trip to St. Petersburg, … [Read More...]

Champagne Red Velvet Cupcakes with Champagne Frosting

Champagne Red Velvet Cupcakes with Champagne Frosting

Come quickly! I am drinking the stars. So Dom Pérignon exclaimed centuries ago when he … [Read More...]

Celebrate like the stars with these Oscar party ideas featuring food and decor from World Market. This Oscars party is all about glitz and glamour with a menu modeled after Wolfgang Puck's annual Governors Ball for the Academy Awards.

Oscar Party Ideas: Celebrate Like the Stars

I have always dreamed of being a part of Hollywood's biggest night... Flash bulbs … [Read More...]

Host a The Boxtrolls family movie night. Make this "buggy" popcorn snack mix using Pop Secret and your favorite candy and pretend you're one of The Boxtrolls. Click for more family movie night ideas.

The Boxtrolls Family Movie Night Ideas

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Looking for a party recipe that you'll make again and again? These Asian style sweet and spicy chicken wings are always a hit. Perfect for the Super Bowl or any kind of bash. And they're easy to make. Just marinate, broil and toss in the slow cooker.

Sweet and Spicy Chicken Wings in the Slow Cooker

Over the years, I have been slowly building my party menu repertoire, dishes that never … [Read More...]

Looking for some quick and easy breakfast ideas that will wake you up and jumpstart your day? Try out this recipe for a breakfast tea and greek yogurt smoothie and pair it with homemade fruity tea loaf.

Wake Me Up Breakfast Ideas: Tea & Greek Yogurt Smoothie and Fruity Tea Loaf

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions … [Read More...]

Looking for leftover ham recipes? Click over for two easy ham pot pie recipes. Only 5 ingredients for each!

Leftover Ham Pot Pie

I am not really a leftover person. I'm OK with the same meal two nights in a row, but … [Read More...]

Atta Girl Says 2014 Top Posts

Atta Girl Says Best of 2014

Here's to another blogging year in the books! It's been a year of fun projects, … [Read More...]

Hot Buttered Rum Recipe -- perfect for Christmas, New Year's Eve and cold winter days.

Hot Buttered Rum Recipe

Looking for an adults-only beverage that is perfect for chilly winter nights? I'm … [Read More...]

Casual Holiday Dinner Party Ideas for Friends and Family with Marie Callender's pot pies

Casual Holiday Dinner Party Ideas with Marie Callender’s Pot Pies

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions … [Read More...]

Nutty Salted Caramel Chocolate Sauce Homemade Gift #TasteTheSeason #cbias #ad

Nutty Salted Caramel Chocolate Sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions … [Read More...]

Top a winter fruit salad with nutty fried brie, pomegranate seeds and a citrus vinaigrette dressing

Nutty Fried Brie & Winter Fruit Salad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions … [Read More...]

Lemon Oatmeal Lacies Cookies

Lemon Oatmeal Lacies Christmas Cookie Recipe

Stop! Before you read any more, go ahead and grab yourself a cookie to go along with your … [Read More...]

Easy Pumpkin Pie Milkshake Recipe

Easy Pumpkin Pie Milkshake

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. … [Read More...]

Holiday Baking Essentials at World Market and Homemade Food Gifts

Holiday Baking Essentials & Homemade Food Gifts

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by World Market, but all opinions are honest and my … [Read More...]

Cheesy Green Chile Cornbread Recipe

Cheesy Green Chile Cornbread Recipe

Recent text message from my husband: "Do you want to win a chili cook-off?" Yep, we're … [Read More...]

Make up a batch of this yummy lemon curd recipe for homemade holiday gifts. Give it along with blueberry scones and a coordinating tea towel. Find the recipe, printable jar and package labels and an iron-on transfer pattern at AttaGirlSays.com

Lemon Curd Recipe & Free Printable Labels

I love giving homemade treats to neighbors, friends, family and teachers at the … [Read More...]

If love North Carolina barbecue, do yourself a favor and try this slow-cooker, make-at-home version. You'll find recipes for Eastern style and Lexington style sauce. Make your favorite, or try them both, and decided which you like best.

Slow Cooker North Carolina Barbecue Recipe (with 2 Sauces)

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What a beautiful grapevine wreath. The purple, yellow and white flowers are perfect for spring!

Spring Flowers Grapevine Wreath

I must confess; I haven't done a lot of decorating for spring. I've been so enraptured … [Read More...]

Learn how to make a tote bag to match your spring wardrobe. Start with an inexpensive straw bag, and transform it with pretty fabric. The best thing? This is a no-sew project!

How To Make a Tote Bag: The No-Sew Version

I love the Dollar Spot at Target. As soon as I walk in the door, it calls my name, and I'm … [Read More...]

Use unique, upcycled containers, to create your own succulent dish garden. These tin coffee cups are just the right size to hold hens and chicks and other succulents.

Tin Cup Succulent Dish Garden

I am something of a wishful gardener. I have dreams -- some would call them delusions … [Read More...]

Learn how to make these pretty handmade gift tags in less than 10 minutes. Use them for gifts or as part of your spring decorating. #quickcraftshoa

Signs of Spring Handmade Gift Tags

Chirp, chirp! A little birdie told me it's time for another series of Crafty … [Read More...]

DIY Potting Bench Makeover

DIY Potting Bench Makeover

Before long, winter will be a memory and planting season will be upon us. So, it seemed … [Read More...]

Use a painter's canvas and gold thumb tacks from the dollar store to make this lucky four leaf clover artwork. This is a great St. Patrick's Day project for kids.

Lucky Four Leaf Clover Thumb Tack Artwork

As much as I love a good practical joke, green beer and leprechauns, I don't normally do … [Read More...]

Learn how to make tissue paper flowers with this easy step-by-step tutorial, featuring instructions for making three different types of blooms.. #FeelGlade #CG

How to Make Tissue Paper Flowers

With flowers, it always seems I'm in the wrong season. I always want what's not blooming … [Read More...]

Looking for St. Patrick's Day craft ideas? Make these rainbow candy treats using pill cases from the dollar store. Click here for the free printable tags.

St. Patrick’s Day Rainbow Candy Treat

Who wouldn't like to find a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow? I can't help you … [Read More...]

Pottery Barn Inspired No-Sew Easter Bunny Banner

Pottery Barn Inspired No-Sew Easter Bunny Banner

I love the Pottery Barn catalog for ideas and inspiration, as well as for … [Read More...]

Give a straw tote a springy look by adding a pastel argyle pattern to it with paint and embroidery thread.

Argyle Pattern Spring Tote Bag

We're crafting our way through the alphabet! What a fun way to celebrate National Craft … [Read More...]

Upcycle a deep dish pizza pan into a wine barrel tray or a wine barrel sign inspired by Ballard Designs

Knockoff Wine Barrel Tray & Sign

My next door neighbor is the district manager for a pizza chain, and recently they were … [Read More...]

This is one of my favorite Easter egg decorating ideas. Photocopy old storybooks and use Mod Podge to decoupage the eggs.

Decoupaged Easter Egg Craft

I love all things vintage, especially when it comes to children's storybooks and … [Read More...]

Learn how to DIY your own Oscars party decorations and where to buy fabulous favors like the golden chocolate Oscars statues and personalized bouquets featured in this awesome Oscars party from AttaGirlSays.com

Award-Winning Oscars Party Favors & Decor

I've had quite a few questions about my Oscars party favors, decor and swag. So I thought … [Read More...]

Learn how to make a faux pallet wood sign using foam sheets , paint and other materials. You can get the same look as wood but without the weight or having to use power tools.

Typography Heart Faux Pallet Wood Sign

Remember last week when I shared my Valentine's Day vignette and the love story of how my … [Read More...]

Know a kid who is Minecraft obsessed? They'll love these simple, free printable Minecraft Valentines. Click here to print your own. Add a Perler bead heart to make them even better!

Printable Minecraft Valentines with Perler Bead Hearts

Valentine's Day is very tricky business when you're an 8-year-old boy. You absolutely … [Read More...]

Learn how to distress painted wood: and make these cute display frames for collectibles and other items you want to showcase.

Painted Display Frames & Easy Tips for How to Distress Painted Wood

Please tell me I'm not the only one who buys craft and decorating supplies without an idea … [Read More...]

Aren't these sew cute? Download and these free printable Valentine's Day cards, then embellish them with simple sewing notions. Let your creativity go wild!

Sew Cute Free Printable Valentine’s Day Cards

I have a treat for you today! I'm participating in a Valentine's Day blog hop, hosted … [Read More...]

Looking for some easy, do-it-yourself Super Bowl party decorations? These football pennants and pom-poms are easy enough for kids to make. There's absolutely no sewing involved, and they're made from a durable weather-proof material. Click for the free pattern and a video tutorial.

Super Bowl Party Decorations: No-Sew Pennants & Pom-Poms

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Fairfield World, but I only share … [Read More...]

Downton Abbey party ideas, crafts, recipes, printables and more

Downton Abbey Party Ideas, Crafts, Recipes & More

I'm celebrating two momentous events today -- my birthday and the return of Downton Abbey, … [Read More...]

New Years Eve Party Printable for Designated Drivers

Designated Driver New Year’s Eve Party Printable

The countdown to the new year is on! We'll be celebrating at a low-key get-together … [Read More...]

2015 Blog Planner Cover

2015 Free Printable Blog Planner and Calendar

It's finally finished, with a few day to spare. My 2015 printable blog planner and … [Read More...]

Family Advent Traditions with a Guardians of the Galaxy Twist #OwntheGalaxy #cbias #ad

Advent Traditions with a Guardians of the Galaxy Twist

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions … [Read More...]

Learn how to make an antiqued bamboo cutting board, a perfect addition to a gourmet gift basket this holiday season.

Honey & Cheese Gift Basket with Antiqued Bamboo Cutting Board

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions … [Read More...]

No-Sew Snowman Christmas Ornaments

No-Sew Snowman Christmas Ornaments

When's the last time you made a craft that uses old socks? Well, you're going to … [Read More...]

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