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Monday, September 15, 2014

Simple Heart T-Shirt & a new Silhouette Promotion

This post is brought to you by Silhouette.

Hello! Happy Monday to you! Today I am excited to bring you a brand new Silhouette tutorial ~ a simple heart t-shirt plus a brand new Silhouette Promotion centered all around my favorite little machine ~ the Silhouette Portrait. :) This machine is awesome! It can do just about everything the Silhouette CAMEO can do. It just comes in a smaller package & price! So keep reading to get all the details & to see how easy it was to make this cute t-shirt. :)

Simple Heart T-Shirt at #SilhouettePortrait #ad

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Captain America Cupcakes #HeroesEatMMs

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HeroesEatMMs #CollectiveBias

Hello! Happy Saturday to you! One of our favorite things to do on a Saturday night is to have a movie night right at home with some yummy treats, of course. ;) If you haven’t heard yet Captain America: The Winter Soldier came out on DVD this past week. I know my boys were counting down the days. ha! They love superheroes! So we decided to celebrate the release of the DVD by making these yummy M&M's® Captain America Cupcakes. You know that #HeroesEatMMs. ;) These would also be great for a Captain America birthday party! So keep reading to see how easy these were to make. :)

Captain America Cupcakes at #shop

Friday, September 12, 2014

Show Your School Spirit with Heat Transfer Vinyl from Happy Crafters

This post is brought to you by Happy Crafters.

Hello! Happy Friday! I am so excited about this post! :) I have teamed up with Happy Crafters to bring YOU some fun tutorials over the next year! Yay! If you haven’t heard of Happy Crafters ~  you have got to hop over & check them out right {HERE}. I’ll wait! ha! ;) They carry just about every supply you could think of to go along with your Silhouette or Cricut craft cutter. They have vinyl, heat transfer vinyl, starter kits, sketch pens, transfer tape, specialty media & so much more. So awesome! One of my favorite things to work with is heat transfer vinyl. You have some many crafty possibilities with this stuff. One of my favorite things to make with heat transfer vinyl is to make t-shirts for my kiddos especially for school. So today I am excited to show you how to show your school spirit with heat transfer vinyl with this DIY personalized t-shirt. So keep reading! :)

Show Your Team Spirit with Heat Transfer Vinyl at #heattransfervinyl

Thursday, September 11, 2014

12 Yummy Treats

Hello! How are you? Just a heads up if you have tried to pin anything from my site using your toolbar you might of noticed my pictures come up as broken links. So sad! :( #abloggersworstnightmare Apparently several bloggers are also having the same problem. Pinterest is working on it. So hopefully we will all be up & running soon. In the meantime please use the hover pin button to pin from my site. I really appreciate each pin & visit. Thank you all so much! :)

OK…now on to this delicious feature post from last’s week’s {wow me} wednesday party! I am so excited to be featuring 12 yummy treats today. This week’s party is still going on. So feel free to swing by to check out what everyone is up to & link up if you’re a blogger. You can do all of that {HERE}. I’d love to see what you are up to! Buuuut first check out all of this yumminess! Enjoy! :)

12 Yummy Treats at #desserts #yummy #linkparty #features

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

10 Super Saturday Ideas & 5 Tips to Make Yours Successful

Hello! How are you? Last week I was a craft making machine! ha! I am in charge of our church’s craft night or more commonly called a Super Saturday! Ours is actually on a Thursday night so we are calling it a Mini Thursday. It’s kind of scaled down version Super Saturday. ;) I know a lot of you are in the same position or maybe you just want to plan a fun craft night for some of your girlfriends, so I thought I’d share what we are doing at ours. I’m also going to give you a few tips that will help make any craft night successful! So keep reading! :)

Super Saturday Ideas at #supersaturday #lds #craftnight

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

{wow me} wednesday #171

Hello! Welcome to {wow me} wednesday!
I’m so glad you are here. :)


Last week I featured 13 Back to School ideas.
So make sure you check out all of that fabulous right {HERE}.

13 Back to School Ideas & Tutorials at #linkparty #features

Monday, September 8, 2014

Homework Caddy with #ChalkyFinish Paint {tutorial}

This post is brought to you by DecoArt. #chalkyfinish #decoartprojects

Hello! Happy Monday! I hope your weekend was a great one! Ours started out hot, & then it turned cool & rainy. I think fall is on it’s way. :) I’ve been busy organizing all of our school supplies & trying to come up with a system that works for our family. I wanted something that would serve the purpose of keeping all the supplies in one spot, was easy to get out & looked cute with our home décor. You know that’s important! ha! ;) I think I found the perfect solution. I used Americana Decor Chalky Finish paint to makeover an old basket that I had thrown out in the garage months ago into a fun homework caddy. So keep reading to see how I did it! :)

Homework Caddy with Americana Decor Chalky Finish Paint at #Decoart #ad

Friday, September 5, 2014

How to Make a Large Outdoor Hand Painted Sign {tutorial}

This post was first seen on the DecoArt blog.

Hello! Happy Friday! Tonight is our first home football game. So we are excited! That means fall is just around the corner. :) Have you started decorating for fall yet? I haven’t! These pictures are from last year. ha! ;) I usually wait until there is a little nip in the air before I bust out the fall décor & pumpkins. 90 degrees just doesn’t feel fall enough to me. Buuuut it’s never too early to start on some fall projects so you’ll be ready! Don’t you just love the look of large hand painted signs? Buuuut think they look a little too hard to attempt yourself. Well, I’m here to show you how easy it is to make your own custom hand painted outdoor sign using some fabulous DecoArt products.

how to make a hand painted sign with DecoArt Outdoor Paint

Thursday, September 4, 2014

13 Back to School Ideas

Hello! How’s your week been so far? I’ve been working like a crazy women getting all the example projects ready for our church’s craft night that will be in October. I wonder how I got that job? ha! ;) I’ll be sharing our Super Saturday plans with all of you soon. In the mean time I know a lot of you are headed back to school this week, so today I am excited to feature 13 Back to School Ideas. All of these ideas were linked up to last week’s {wow me} wednesday party. This week’s party is still going on. So feel free to swing by & check out this week’s link ups. If you are a blogger I’d love to see your ideas, too. You can do all of that right {HERE}. Buuuut first check out this feature post full of fun ideas to make you head of the class. ha! Enjoy! :)
13 Back to School Ideas & Tutorials at #linkparty #features

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

{wow me} wednesday #170

Hello! Welcome to {wow me} wednesday!
I’m so glad you are here. :)


Last week I featured 11 DIY Fashion Ideas.
Make sure your check them all out {HERE}.

11 DIY Fashion Ideas at #linkparty #features #DIY #fashion

Monday, September 1, 2014

Monster Tacos with California Black Olives {recipe} #CalOliveCrafts

Hello! How has your Labor Day been? Ours has been busy! Whew! We are using our Labor Day to do just that ~ labor! ha! It’s nice to get a few things done around the house though. :) I’m also working on a ton of craft projects. I’m in charge of our church’s craft night in October. So I’m busy coming up with & making examples of all the crafts we are going to be doing. So fun! Today I am excited to bring you a yummy recipe with one of my favorite foods ~ California Ripe Olives. Yum! Even though we are super busy the kiddos have to eat, right? ;) Annnnd these yummy Monster Tacos are one of my kiddo’s favorite meals! So keep reading to get this delicious recipe that your family will love. 

Monster Tacos Recipe at #kids #recipe #CalOliveCrafts #ad

Friday, August 29, 2014

Easy Paper Flowers with We R Memory Keepers

This post is brought to you by We R Memory Keepers. #wermemorykeepers

Hello! Are you ready for the weekend? I am! ha! ;) Getting back in the routine of getting up early for school is rough! I think we will be sleeping in a little this weekend. :) We also have a few projects to get done around the house including cleaning the garage. Sounds fun, right? ;) Well, before I take off for the weekend I wanted to share one more quick tutorial using some fabulous products from We R Memory Keepers. These easy paper flowers are just that so easy! So keep reading to see how I made them & how you can make some, too. :)

Easy Paper Flowers Tutorial at #wermemorykeepers #ad 

Thursday, August 28, 2014

11 DIY Fashion Ideas

Hello! It’s Thursday! That means it’s time to feature some of your amazing ideas & projects. I really appreciate everyone who swings by & links up to {wow me} wednesday each week. It is definitely one of my most favorite things about blogging. I love meeting you, getting to know you a little better & I LOVE checking out what you’ve been up to each week. Today I am excited to be featuring 11 DIY Fashion Ideas that were linked up to the last several {wow me} wednesday parties. These features are awesome! Don’t forget that this week’s party is still going on. So feel free to stop by & check it out right {HERE}. If you are a blogger be sure to link up your latest ideas & projects. I’d love to see them. :) Buuuuut first check out this very stylish feature post. Enjoy! :)

11 DIY Fashion Ideas at #linkparty #features #DIY #fashion

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Back to School Shopping for Me with tmobile free 200mb Tablet

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TabletTrio #CollectiveBias

Hello! Well, the kiddos headed back to school last week, so I decided to do a little back to school shopping for myself. ha! I don’t have a smart phone (shocking, I know!), and I was looking for something that could keep me connected online but not cost tons of money each month. I don’t need any more monthly bills! ha! ;) So I was super excited to find this tmobile free 200mb tablet at Walmart. This little tablet is amazing plus you get free data for life! Can you believe that? So keep reading to see how this tablet is helping me stay connected, get organized & stay on top of all those back to school activities. :)

Back to School Shopping for Mom #backtoschool #TabletTrio #collectivebias #shop

Huge Birthday Giveaway ~ over $950 in prizes

Hello! It's a special day today! We're celebrating blogger birthdays this week with The Cards We Drew, and we've rounded up a great group of bloggers and sponsors to throw the ultimate birthday bash, and we are going to party like it's YOUR birthday! Wahoo! :) We are giving away over $950 worth of prizes for three lucky winner (U.S. residents only). You are going to want to check out all of the great prizes and bloggers involved ~ so keep reading! :)

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