We refreshed Ellie's nursery into a classic pink princess bedroom perfect for a little baby girl! Here is the big reveal... After having three boys, we couldn't believe that we were finally painting a room pink while waiting on Ellie's arrival. It might be trendy to embrace neutrals and whites and tans, but we have [...]
Your personal guide to planning a virtual bridal shower in the middle of a pandemic...
We new we wanted to make the big game special this year but with a newborn at home, running extra errands and spending extra time cooking just wasn't going to happen. Then I thought of Hy-Vee Aisles Online!
It is always fun to try to teach our littles about the different holidays-- crafts and sensory activities are my favorite ways to do that. Plus, indoor busy activities are great while the weather is still dreary. Valentine’s crafts are common for toddlers, but usually require a lot of effort behind the scenes. (Plus, I [...]
After a full year of a half-covered wall of wallpaper from my efforts, Alan decided that our bathroom deserved to be fixed from my fixing attempts... oops!
We recently discovered Betty Crocker™ No Bake Bites and Betty Crocker™ Chocolate Chip Brittle Mix from Walmart. They are the dream solution for feeling like a pinterest-perfect mom...even when I’m most definitely not!
My oldest absolutely loves arts and crafts. For his third birthday party, I wanted to do an Art themed birthday party!
A super cute and free printable tag to throw on a Bath and Body Works hand soap for teacher appreciation week!
My youngest toddler is the epitome of "give a kid a toy and they play with the box".
Like, seriously. He has hardly any actual toys that he continually enjoys playing with. His favorite "toys" are remotes, phones, light switches, door knobs, car keys, and his sound machine.
If you're familiar with the traditional process of painting furniture (sand, prime, paint, sand, paint, repeat x 1,000 and then seal) the chalk paint process is for less handy folks, such as myself, who only have the time and skillset for one paint to do all of the work.