Kids' Bathroom Flip

/
If you're an Instagram follower, you'll know that I actually wrapped up this Kids' Bathroom makeover a few months ago! I'm excited to finally get the details your way. Much like our Master Bedroom…

31 Easy Halloween Crafts for Preschoolers

/
Looking for easy Halloween craft ideas? This round up of Halloween Crafts for Preschoolers has loads of ideas that you can do at home or in a school setting. Great craft ideas for Halloween class parties…

Master Bedroom Makeover

/
I enjoy decorating and all things home design. My husband is no longer surprised by coming home to a new furniture rearrangement or seeing the things on the walls constantly changing around our home.…

12 Quick and Easy Fall Decor Ideas

/
A quick fall makeover in your home is as simple as changing out some pillows, throws, a wreath, and a few other small decorations. Check out these 12 simple ideas...

6 Rugs from Amazon I'm Loving

/
I love how much a great rug can change the look and feel of a space. I recently updated all of the rugs on our living space and wanted to share with you 6 affordable rugs from Amazon I'm loving! Since…

10 Free Printable Valentine's Day Cards (Perfect for Lunch Boxes!)

/
When I was in junior high, my school held an annual Valentine's Day fundraiser. You could buy $1.00 carnations to give to people around you. There were three colors that had taken on a meaning of their…
30+ Easy Thanksgiving Craft Ideas

30+ Thanksgiving Crafts

/
As the weather gets a bit more chilly, I'm looking for more and more indoor activities to do with my kiddos. This roundup of 30+ Thanksgiving Crafts should give you some festive ideas to keep those little…

10+ Halloween School Party Ideas

/
Need some ideas for a Halloween school party? Or even some game ideas for a Halloween party coming up? Keep reading... Am I the only one who draws a blank when it comes to brainstorming up school…

15+ Halloween Snack Ideas

/
I love finding fun, non-spooky ways to celebrate Halloween. That's why we've rounded up a great collection of Halloween Snack Ideas! Kiddos love a special Halloween treat and I have no doubt they'd go…

20+ Fourth of July Craft Ideas

/
True story... Growing up, it was pretty much a tradition that a hodgepodge of friends and family would spend an entire weekend shooting off fireworks from my lake home that I grew up on. I have…

10+ Easy Easter Crafts

/
Easter is such a happy holiday! Here are some easy ways to get your kids in the Easter spirit. While I do love a great craft round up, I also love this round up of books that point kids to the true meaning…
Healthy Dog Treats is the perfect gift for furry friends and their owners on Valentine's Day or any day!

Healthy Homemade Dog Treats: A Gift for Furry Friends

/
My mom "stole" my 8-year-old daughter one snowy day recently and baked up a surprise for their doggie, Gracie, and some other pooch friends. What a fun project to do with kids for a Valentine's Day…
DIY Yarn Spider Garland

DIY Yarn Spider Garland: Easy Halloween Decor

/
by Kelly Gilion, Contributing Author Hi Ya'll! Kelly from Plume here doing a little blog bomb! Rachel and I have been friends for years, since before she was a blogger and I was a shop owner.…

Painting Pumpkins

/
Let the record show that I am pro-pumpkin carving. I have lots of fond memories of doing it as a kid and for sure look forward to do it with mine. However, at this stage in life, an activity that involves…

Mantel Makeover 2.0

/
  If you didn't figure it out from the picture, we recently updated our fireplace and mantle. I could not be happier with how it turned out. I had no idea how much this update would change…

Easy DIY Boy's Birthday Cake

/
My little man turned three a few weeks ago. In light of his deep love for all things trucks-diggers-backhoes-machinery, we had a construction party at our favorite pizza place! Kids were…

Thankful Turkeys: A Meaningful (& Easy) Thanksgiving Craft

/
I love crafting with a purpose. These "Thankful Turkeys" as I've named them not only got my kids cutting, gluing and using their creative skills but they also gave us an excuse to articulate some…

Halloween Adventures and Hy-Vee Walk the Aisles

/
Now that my oldest is 4, we have officially entered into the Halloween madness that occurs once a year. I mean, you guys. This holiday is crazy. It's super fun but it was also slight madness at times. First…

Dinged Up Dresser Finds New Life

/
I've noticed a pattern in my life. I tend to paint things turquoise. I hadn't really noticed this as a pattern until I finally got around to putting this post together.  When looking through past…

Ghost Bowling

/
Here is a quick and easy game for a Halloween party! Simply decorate Styrofoam cups to resemble ghosts. Either use stickers like I did or you can draw faces on them with markers. Stack them up…

Mummy Dogs--A Fun Halloween Treat

/
Look no further for an easy to make, fun Halloween party food! Mummy dogs were a hit with all ages. They fall far from the real food philosophy that we try to aim for around here but prove to be a great…

Heathy Halloween Party Treats!

/
I've learned that if you make food fun, kids are about 7x more likely to eat it. Yes, 7x- not 8x or 6x. 7 times more likely. I have no documented data aside from my own personal recollection so don't…

Repurposed Changing Table: Before and After

/
Painting furniture is my jam. It's easier than most people think and the results are always totally worth it. In this makeover, I took an old changing table that I bought for $100 and turned it into…
DIY Chalk Paint Vases - An easy, fun craft for many ages!

DIY Chalk Paint Vases (or "Look, I Did a Real Live Craft!")

/
When it comes to DIY and craft projects, I am not your go-to blogger. I mean don't confuse me with this crafty girl. But when you have a friend you love and that friend loves to craft...you learn…