April Fools Day Activities

april fools day food ideas

Here are some of my favorite April Fools day ideas and pranks that I've seen online: Food Mix Ups from Family Fun  Meatloaf and Mashed Potato Cupcakes: No sugar at all in these cute cupcakes Gag Lunch: Make a sacked lunch a bit more humorous Jell-O Drinks: Make a cup of Jell-O look like juice Pranks from Martha Spilled Coffee: Coffee on the comforter? There's no cause for alarm -- if the mess isn't real. Colored Water: Using non-toxic Crayola Dyes, turn your water a crazy … [Read more...]

Creative Baby Shower Gift Wrapping

creative baby shower gift wrapping

The Ooo's and Ahhh's that come from shower attendees can be just as genuine over the wrapping and presentation as they are over the actual gifts themselves... especially when you are giving boring items off the registry, like diapers and nursing pads! Here are some examples of how to doll up those plain necessities for the mom-to-be: FOR THE BABY BOY Baby Boy Showers are hard enough as it is, because not too many boy gifts are adorable- lets be honest! Sure a tiny pair of denim jeans or … [Read more...]

Please meet our little friend Kate…

(If there was ever a blog post that I would want my readers to read, it would be this one right here!) This is Kate McRae- isn't she a doll? Big, bright eyes and a contagious smile. From the first time I read about this sweet little 7 year old, Kate stole my heart. Today, with permission from Kate’s mom, Kendra, Kristyn and I have decided to post about Kate's story on each of our blogs to show our support for Kate and her family. MEET KATE. Kate McRae has been through something no c … [Read more...]

3 Tips to a Fresh Home that Smells Great!

good smells

Thanks to the makers of Pine-Sol® for sponsoring my writing. Share your "scent story" here for the chance to win a trip to a Scentsational Destination sponsored by Pine-Sol®. One grand prize winner will receive a choice of four amazing trips. To learn more about the Scent Away Sweeptakes, visit here. ... I love a good-smelling home and I am always on the hunt for ways to keep my home fresh and smelling great. When I wake up in the morning, I'd prefer not to smell the onion I cut up the n … [Read more...]

Sheet Music Side Table

I have loved this side table from Miss Mustard Seed since it debuted so long ago!Look at this before and after:BEFORE: AFTER: See this transformation and so much more creative inspiration from the fabulous Miss Mustard Seed.  To have your ideas featured on somewhat simple, click HEREFor those I have featured, please feel free to grab my button. … [Read more...]