Upcycled Coffee Mug Planters

As a mother of three I have always found that is important to raise my children to understand the impact their waste makes on this planet. I am always encouraging them to be more aware about the things they throw out. I often ask them to try and find ways to either donate, recycle or…

The Best Valentine’s Day Crafts For Kids

Letters came home last week from both of my children’s teachers in regards to their Valentine’s Day parties and I am anxious to start crafting with the kids! After searching the internet and sorting through hundreds of posts on Pinterest, I have gathered some of the best Valentines Day kid crafts on the internet! This…

DIY Cardboard Flower Vase: Upcycling With Tom’s of Maine

We recently made a trip to the store to pick up all of our home care items; toothbrushes, toothpaste, toilet paper… those types of products! I was so thrilled to have the bathroom stocked up with all the essentials, but soon realized I was left with several Tom’s of Maine  cardboard boxes that were the…

DIY Toilet Paper Roll Bird Feeder

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Wet Ones® Hand Wipes. The opinions and text are all mine. There is nothing I love more than spending time in our yard with my children! We are truly an outdoors family and are always looking for ways to enjoy the fresh air and…

DIY Glow in the Dark Superhero Jug

A special thanks to Tampico Beverages for sponsoring today’s conversation! Something that I love greatly about my two year old daughter is that she is so diverse when it comes to the types of toys she enjoys playing with. While she is infatuated by her dolls and playing with her toy princess castle, she is…

How To Start Your Own Back Porch Veggie Garden

I have been wanting to grow our own vegetables for years and finally decided that today was the day! The kids and I ventired off to the store, got all the supplies we needed, and had our back yard veggie garden set up in no time. This is super easy to do and much less…

The Benefits of Teaching Your Teen to Sew

A shout out for all the teens who are obsessed with fashion trends and can leave no stone unturned to get a beyond perfect kind of outfit for themselves. You would love to know that in you path to learn sewing, half of the cloth-related fuss will settle down for you in no time. While…

No Sew Dog Bed

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FeedDogsPurina #CollectiveBias I spent an arm and a leg on this giant orthopedic dog bed that my puppy Duke absolutely loves to sleep on every night. We keep it in our bedroom where he sleeps because it takes…

Frugal Living: Make Your Own Winter Clothes

Clothes That Are Easy On The Wallet And Easy On The Eye By knitting your own winter clothes, you’ll be able to create pieces that suit you at a fraction of the cost of buying them. Staying stylish all winter can be difficult, especially on a limited budget. When it comes to shopping for some…

4 Simple Tutorials to Make Your Own Ripped Jeans

Are you a fashionista anxious to try the oh-so-trendy looks popular in fashion today? If so, it doesn’t take much effort to look the part. Distressed denim jeans can give you today’s cool and downtown look. Unfortunately, the ripped to shreds look costs a wad of cash nowadays. Well, it doesn’t have to. You can…

Create Your Own Valentine’s Day Photo Shoot

I completely slacked when it came to Christmas cards this year, so I promised to send friends and family New Years cards. Well that month went by like a flash of lighting and I have yet to send anyone photos for the holidays. Now that I have promised everyone some photos time and time again…