We Have A New Look!

I know it has been quiet for the last week or two around here, but it is because we have been working on our new look. What do you think? You will still be able to find the same great content in the same places but know that we're still tweaking a few...

Please Help Me Launch My New Book

I am so excited to finally share more details with you about my new book, At The Well.  It is a book for Christian singles, taking them on a journey through Genesis 24 - the story of Isaac and Rebekah - where God reveals the most beautiful blueprint for finding love...

Starting The Year Off With “Seek Him First”

(This post contains affiliate links.) Happy New Year, Friends!  It's great to be back with you.  I love the new year because it feels like a wonderful, fresh start (which is funny because it's just a flip of another page on the calendar).  But even so, the new year...

How to Make String Art for Home and Party Decor

(This post contains affiliate links.) I love the fun look of string art.  Whether you are adding it to a child's room or putting it above a tablescape for your next party, there is something creative and artistic about using string to create a design. For my adult...

How to Make Rustic LOVE Signs

Do you love rustic wood signs?  You may be surprised to hear that they are not very hard to make.  I consider myself to have very average skills in this department but can still turn out signs I would hang in my house every day of the week.  Today, we're making these...

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How to Make a No-Sew Jedi Robe

Are you looking to make simple Jedi Robes but don't want to pull out the sewing machine?  These no-sew Jedi Robes will be a big hit at your Star Wars Party or for everyday costume fun. What You'll Need: thick felt or other fabric scissors tape measure thick jute For...

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5 Reasons to Make Family Getaways a Priority

Thank you to Castaway Bay for hosting my family in order to facilitate this review.  All opinions are my own. Don’t miss the giveaway below!  Do you make family getaways a priority? . . . I am completely bad at this.  However, each time we make the effort to do so, I...

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A Fun Craft for Kids: Spring Chick Burlap Bags

Spring is in the air!  We're just a few weeks away from the official start of spring.  Can you blame me if I want to hop into the new season a little early?  Today, my daughter and I have a fun spring craft to celebrate the coming of spring. Here is What You'll Need...

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A Playful Dog and Cat Birthday Party

  If you have a child who loves dogs and cats, you'll want to check out this dog and cat party for fun ideas and inexpensive decor inspiration! My daughter turned 7 last year (yes, I know I am so late on sharing this party!).  More than dolls, more than legos, more...

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HOW TO: Themes & Tips for Building a Great Gift Basket

  Putting together a great gift basket takes more than throwing a couple items in a container.  Today, I am sharing some awesome tips that will help you build a beautiful basket and more than 65 theme ideas for inspiration. My friend, Tara, makes amazing gift baskets....

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How to Turn a Junky Tool Box into a Beautiful Tea Caddy

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TeaProudly #CollectiveBias   Last summer as I was strolling through a flea market, a green, junky tool box caught my eye.  It was a cute shape but most...

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DIY Valentine Arrows For The One You Love

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyTuesdayValentine #CollectiveBias It was a blind date 15 years ago. A date I agreed to reluctantly. A date that turned out to be one of the best decisions I ever...

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5 Unplugged Ways to Have Fun with Your Kids Tonight!

It's so easy in these technology-driven days to hand your kids a tablet and let them get lost in a game while you catch up on your phone or knock something off your list.  And while tech does have its place, it's not going to help you build your relationship with your...

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A Skate in the Woods ~ This Year’s Gingerbread Party

I love our annual Gingerbread Party!  It ties so many fun things together:  tradition, creativity, family and candy.  Today, I'm sharing the photos from our little party.  I really wanted the tablescape to feel like a skate in the woods.  You know, that picturesque...

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How to Make a Crafty Photo Snow Globe

  The snow is here . . . at least for Northeast Ohio.  Just a few weeks ago, we accumulated 24" in 24 hours.  Talk about a rough start to winter!  Most unfortunately, it was the day I was hosting a gorgeous brunch.  But, I still had a couple people brave the weather...

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Fun Football Party Decor: How to Make a Burlap Banner

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #TheNewFanFavorites #CollectiveBias The big football game is getting close!  My husband is watching loads of football and I'm busy prepping for a little watch...

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About Me

Hi! My name is Kristen. I am a former Wedding & Event Planner blogging about fun ways to celebrate each and every day. Here on the blog, you'll find inspiration for family fun, party planning and faith.
 
 
             

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