High Low Design Quiz – Can You Pick Out The KnockOffs?

High Low Design Quiz – Can You Pick Out The KnockOffs?

If you haven’t seen “The High/Low Project” on HGTV – you gotta check it out.   Its a great show – and pretty much sums up my favorite parts of the whole DIY thing.   I love to find super cool pieces in designer stores, especially ones...
80+ Creative Christmas Card Ideas

80+ Creative Christmas Card Ideas

Every year my family has done the traditional, typical Christmas card photos – we’re all looking lovely, and cheery, and picture perfect.   I came across this picture on pinterest and completely laughed out loud:   I absolutely adore this picture, for...
Soccer Themed 7th Birthday Party!

Soccer Themed 7th Birthday Party!

My son had his 7th birthday this weekend and it was a smash hit!    I wanted to share a few pictures of my cool DIY favors that turned out cuter than I had even imagined!    I went for a green, white and black theme to fit with the whole soccer ball on a field look.  ...
20 Best April Fools Pranks To Pull On Your Kids

20 Best April Fools Pranks To Pull On Your Kids

This is a little off topic, but I’ve seen a couple of UH-MAZING ideas come across my Facebook feed for some pretty awesome pranks for parents to pull on their kids for April Fools day.   Thankfully most pranks don’t take much time to put together, so just...
20 Amazing Rainbow Loom Designs

20 Amazing Rainbow Loom Designs

-35 Yes, thats the temperature outside in Chicagoland right now. My husband went out to leave for work this morning, he was barely outside of the garage door. It was so cold his eyes began watering, and then the water in his eyes literally froze – in like 5...
Hilarious Pinterest Fails and Craft Fails

Hilarious Pinterest Fails and Craft Fails

Don’t get me wrong, I love me some Pinterest. But Pinterest is really good for 3 things… Inspiring you with awesome project ideas Making you feel like crap because you only brought chocolate chip cookies to the cookie exchange, not those hand decorated...
Adult Advent Calendar

Adult Advent Calendar

Advent calendars are no longer just for the kiddos!   Even adults can partake in the festivities and countdown to Christmas.  The incentives to enjoy it are just a bit more different. While your kids are opening small treasure boxes opening little doors on an advent...
33 Amazing Elf On The Shelf Scenes

33 Amazing Elf On The Shelf Scenes

Elf on the Shelf is definitely hot hot hot – kids love it, and much like anything in the world we live in now, parents are scrabbling to compete and come up with the best of the best scenes to set the elves into, for their kids to find.    Its not longer enough...
My Heart Is In _______ Pinned State Artboard

My Heart Is In _______ Pinned State Artboard

I saw these a few months ago, and I LOVE them.   So simple, so significant.   What a great gift for someone who is moving, or for Christmas, or just because! As you can imagine, while this is super easy to do, it is TIME CONSUMING.   So settle in with a big bottle of...