10 Delicious Smoothie Recipes


Happy Memorial Day and welcome to the unofficial start of SUMMER!!  Woo-hoo! Raise your hand if you love smoothies. I better see lots of hands up out there.  I'm usually a sucker and buy them when we are out and about and pay an arm and a leg for them. But lately I've started to make them at home. ... [ Read More ]

DIY Rustic Wood Tray


Create this beautiful DIY Rustic Wood Tray for your home! My house is the furthest from a farmhouse as you can get. It's a rental and is about as builder grade as you can imagine. Beige carpet, off white walls, ugly tile.  I have a few blogging friends who have amazing farmhouses and I swoon ... [ Read More ]

Creativity Unleashed Link Party – 70


Practically Functional Shaken Together  One Project Closer The Bold Abode The DIY Village It's link party time! If you don't know what a link party is.... it's where YOU get to link up your projects and recipes for everyone to see. And not only will they see them when they visit this blog but ... [ Read More ]

Mixed Berry Smoothie


I don't know what the weather is like where you are but it was HOT yesterday. Like 90 degrees hot. I'm not sure where Spring went but it definitely did not stick around long.  I'm not complaining though. I love summer and I love summery drinks. So I whipped up this mixed berry smoothie for an after ... [ Read More ]

DIY Sunburn Relief Pads


Sunburn is the worst!  I'm very adamant about putting sunscreen on my kids. No pool time or beach time or outdoor time without it in the summer. But even when I am super careful, sometimes sunburn happens. And when sunburn happens, you just want relief... fast.  So I made these DIY Sunburn Relief ... [ Read More ]

How to Make a Faux Wood Plank Photo Backdrop

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I have got a seriously amazing tutorial for you today.  This is for everyone who needs to up their game when it comes to taking photos. Maybe you take photos of your products for an Etsy shop, maybe you take photos of projects to post on your blog or maybe you want a nice backdrop to take portraits ... [ Read More ]

Creativity Unleashed Link Party


WELCOME TO CREATIVITY UNLEASHED! Hey all you party people! Have I got something AMAZING for you tonight! I've teamed up with 5 other talented bloggers to bring you one big link party. Practically Functional, Shaken Together, One Project Closer, The Bold Abode and The DIY Village If you don't ... [ Read More ]

Graduation Cap Water Bottles


College Graduation was last weekend here. I have no idea why they schedule it for the same weekend as Mother's Day weekend...it makes traffic horrendous and almost impossible to get a restaurant reservation.  But enough of my complaining. Graduation is a happy time. I feel like my kids will be ... [ Read More ]

Sideline Soccer Snacks


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SidelineHero #CollectiveBias Calling all soccer moms (and dads). Yeah, you with the minivan full of gear driving across town from game to game, sitting in the hot sun for hours, returning home ... [ Read More ]