Category Archives: About Fun Stuff

Valentine Cards & Crafts

Here are my “so-not-original” Valentine’s ideas that I stole from much more creative people  🙂 Valentine’s Sucker Card I found this idea here. Little side note: I can’t wait till Kenley is old enough to make her own Valentines. Until … Continue reading

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100th Post CONTEST!

  CONTEST ENDED: February 17, 2012 WINNER! Nicole Steen Hard to believe I have written 100 blog posts in the last 10 months! I am having so much fun writing about things I am passionate about. My family, cooking, crafts, … Continue reading

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Master Bedroom: Before & After

I wouldn’t technically call our bedroom a “Master Bedroom” but since my husband and I sleep there then I guess it qualifies. Kenley actually has the biggest room in the house. But it is a weird, rectangular shape and our bed didn’t fit in … Continue reading

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Too much pinning…

So has anyone seen my Pinterest lately? It is a little out of control. Too much pinning and not  enough executing. 🙂 I have a few friends that execute their pins at record speed! I am a bit jealous and very impressed at … Continue reading

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Before & After: Living Room

The living room was a pretty simple makeover. Just needed a few fresh coats of paint. We went with a satin base of Valspar’s Sweet Jasmine. The trim and around the windows we used a semi-gloss base of Valspar’s off the shelf … Continue reading

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Sew Curtains in 10 Easy Steps

I basically copied how to sew my living room curtains from a blog post @ Young House Love. So if you want more detailed instructions click here. I did make a few changes, mainly because I royally screwed up when measuring … Continue reading

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Top 24 Elf on the Shelf Ideas

To find out all about The Elf on the Shelf Holiday Tradition click here. So right around Thanksgiving my husband and I decided we wanted to start the Elf on the Shelf tradition. I hurriedly purchased one from a bookstore. When … Continue reading

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Preschool Teacher Gift

I found this next project on…what else….PINTEREST (You should follow me :)) Such a simple craft to say THANK YOU to my daughter’s wonderful, amazing, sweet (yup, they are *that* great) Preschool Teachers. I just got a $4 picture frame … Continue reading

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Christmas Dessert Gift Idea

Christmas Gift for Friends/Neighbors I like to make a big batch of Peppermint Stick Ice Cream Dessert every Christmas. My Grandma Jackie has been making this recipe every single year since I was born (and probably years before that). I … Continue reading

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Hot Mess

So I have been a “Hot Mess” all week long. I have so many things on my To-Do List I didn’t even know where to begin. Wrapping presents, baking, cooking, trying to get those dang Christmas cards done and in … Continue reading

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