Winery in Maui

Sometimes when I’m outside or at the flower stand at the farmer’s market, I’ll catch a scent on the breeze and remember that trip to paradise. The smell of salt water, or someone’s perfume, can remind me. A freshly sliced pineapple can take me there, too, and sometimes even a tropical fruity drink, heady with […]

5 Crafty (And Cheap!) Place Card Holders You Can Make for

I received compensation and free product from Consumer Crafts in exchange for sharing a project. All opinions are my own. Read my full disclosure policy here. It’s time for another video craft demo, and this month, I’m showing you how you can make place card holders using basic craft supplies from Consumer Crafts. I’m joining […]

Live in a house divided when it comes to sports teams? Kickoff football season with a show your team colors party with food and decor that match your rooting interest. These are great tailgating party ideas, too! #TeamJellO #cbias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Who says you have to wait until game day to throw a tailgating party? We brought the party to our backyard with a “show your team colors” cookout, perfect if you live in a house divided or if […]

Back to School Crafts: DIY Chalkboard Dog Tag Necklaces

It’s hard to say goodbye to the long, lazy days of summer. Vacations, endless play dates, afternoons at the pool, playing outside well past dark, late bedtimes — it’s pretty much the stuff of a kid’s dreams. Though going back to school means the end all those things, there’s also something exciting about the start […]

Cheap Meal Ideas with Kraft #RollintoSavings #shop #cbias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RollIntoSavings #CollectiveBias You know I love a bargain hunt, whether it’s at a yard sale, secondhand outlet, a retail store or searching out sales at the grocery for budget friendly meals. I love scoring a great deal and […]

Homemade Snow Cone Syrup Recipe In Custom Decorated Bottles

Disclosure: I received free product and compensation in exchange for sharing a project using products from OnlineLabels.com. All opinions are truthful and my own. Post includes affiliate links. Wednesdays are my son’s favorite days at camp because that’s when the sno-cone truck comes! But with easy snow cone syrup recipe, he can have the icy […]

Adding Curb Appeal: Experimenting with Front Door Colors with Modern Masters

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Modern Masters. It includes affiliate links. Like people , houses can get stuck in a style rut. You get comfortable (or lazy) and all of a sudden your house is that cheesy guy in a leisure suit and gold chains. Or the woman with the too-tall […]

6 Tips for Decorating a New Home from AttaGirlSays.com and #ILoveLennar

This post is sponsored by Lennar, the leading builder of quality new homes across the nation. At Lennar- Everything’s Included, offering the best value at an incredible price. Their homes demonstrate customer commitment by showcasing outstanding new construction and homebuilding excellence. Lennar asked me to share with you my tips for decorating a new home. […]

Vanilla Iced Coffee with Java Rocks #IcedDelight #sponsored

What is it about 3 o’clock that makes me want a nap? Or a jolt of caffeine? Hello, Sweet & Creamy Vanilla Iced Coffee served over Java Rocks. And no, it’s not from the coffee shop. It’s straight from my refrigerator and freezer! I’ve never had much luck making my own iced coffee. It’s always […]

Gift for Mom: #ShareItForward with a Timeout Gift Basket for Mom #shop

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareitForward #CollectiveBias It’s time to pay it forward. Because sometimes mama needs a timeout. A little time to kick her feet up. Some pampering in the middle of a busy day. A few minutes to get lost in […]