Save on Gift Giving with Groupon Coupons

Disclosure:  This is a sponsored post for Groupon.  All opinions are my own and I'm excited to help you save money on gifts. Are you familiar with Groupon?  It is a website I have used many times to score great deals on local and online activities and products.  But did you know that Groupon … [Read more...]

Awesome College Send Off Party Ideas

Are you sending a kid (yours or a niece or nephew) off to college this fall?  I am dreading the day.  But least I have 10 years to go and I am hoping those years go slow.  And when the time comes, I'll be referring back to this awesome College Send Off Party Idea.  It comes from my cousin, Jody. … [Read more...]

Farmer Carts for Children’s Gifts

I don't know what it is about twins' birthday parties that make me feel creative, but this is the second birthday party for twins that I've given more than just a cool toy off a shelf (and I do that quite often).  See my No-Sew Fort Kits for Kate & Jack last year here.   This year's … [Read more...]

DIY Trail Mix Love & Encouragement

Do you know someone who is on a long, tough journey?  Send a little encouragement their way with this trail mix love.It is simple to do!  Raid your pantry or stop at the store.  Surprisingly, all I had to buy were the pineapple chunks and sesame sticks.  We had mini-marshmallows, corn chips (for the … [Read more...]

The No-Sew Fort Kit

When we recently had a twins' birthday party to celebrate, I began thinking of what I wanted to get the kids.  They are very close to my son and I was planning on heading to the store to find some cool toys.  But that was when I remembered this idea. I had pinned this idea on my Gifts Board on … [Read more...]

"Thanks for Helping Me Grow" Teacher Gift Idea

  The end of school is here!  This Friday is my son's last day of his first year in preschool.  He has grown so much this year and I love it.  But at the same time, he is one year closer to kindergarten, fifth grade, middle school, high school and (gasp) college.  It really is … [Read more...]

"Letter" Wall Art for Your Child’s Room

Today, I'm sharing about a fun craft I recently did.  Please know that I am not super duper crafty.  I enjoy doing crafts, but let's just say when I share about a craft, I will definitely be sharing what I wish I would have done differently!  So sit back, take some notes if you want . . . and check … [Read more...]

Little Touches for Gift Wrapping

My (new!) sister-in-law recently gave me this gift with adorable wrapping.  So simple and so lovely!Accordian the paper edge and close the seam on the top of the gift.  And since she was traveling and bows get crushed so easily, this little tri-circle bow is easily done at the last minute.  Make one … [Read more...]