6 Ideas for Fourth of July

red white and blue

Fourth of July is one of my favorite times of the year! The weather is warm, the friends and food are great and the feelings of unity and patriotism are everywhere! I have so many fun childhood memories of our neighborhood get-togethers with bbq's … [Read more...]

Summer Boredom Busters


We all have those days when it seems like we have exhausted all our resources to find something fun for the kids to do! This post will help you manage those times by giving you some great ideas to beat summer boredom! Make a daily Summer … [Read more...]

DIY Console Table with Life as Lori

Want to know how to turn this: into this...Lori, from Life as Lori printed the directions from Knock Off Wood. So as not to take credit from Ana, the awesome designer of this table, please see her directions and then watch Lori's step by step … [Read more...]

Framed Menu Board

A few months ago, my sister asked me to make her a Tiled Menu Board for her mother in law as a birthday present. These are way easy to make, but the problem I have run into with this project is finding the right tile- you want something shiny without … [Read more...]

How to Make a Diaper Cake


Kristyn from Lil' Luna is here today to show us How to Make a Diaper Cake! . . . . . I LOOOOVE Diaper Cakes! They take a few hours to make but are so worth it in the end. You want to know why? I'll tell ya!1. They are WONDERFUL Baby Shower … [Read more...]