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Super Bowl Cupcakes and Party Printables


The Super Bowl is this weekend! Are you hosting a party? Well...I sure hope so because you are going to LOVE these Party Printables!! My favorite gal, … Continue reading →

Cupcakes! 12 Months of Happiness Giveaway


We are celebrating the release of my first eBook...Cupcakes! 12 Months of Happiness with a special giveaway! In “Cupcakes! 12 Months of … Continue reading →

Valentine’s Cupcake Toppers


Happy Friday! Just wanted to take a minute to share the Valentine's Cupcake Toppers that The Paper Cupcake designed for Cupcake Chronicles Newsletter … Continue reading →

Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizzas

Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizzas :: Recipe on

One of the best things about Spring and Summer are all the fresh fruits and vegetables. Sure you can get some of them during the Winter, but somehow … Continue reading →

Easy Pop-Tarts S’Mores

PopTarts S'Mores ::

I have a little confession my friends...I love Pop-Tarts! you know it! I'm actually a little addicted to the Strawberry ones, I eat them … Continue reading →

Tangy Lime Bars

Tangy Lime Bars :: Recipe on

It's so hard to decide what I like best...the flavors of Fall; apples, pumpkins, cinnamon or maybe the flavors of Spring; lemon, strawberry, lime...oh … Continue reading →

DIY ProjectsMore DIY

How to make Beach Party Invitations

Who loves going to the beach? Here in Northwest Indiana, we are surrounded by beautiful lakes, both small and very large like Lake Michigan. What … Continue reading →

Kitchen Island Countertop using Daltile

How to add tile to a Kitchen Island ::

Since Liz has been spending the last couple of days at the Evo Conference I've been able to put the finishing touches on her Kitchen Island I've been … Continue reading →

Top 10 Patriotic Crafts and Decorating


Happy Monday my friends! Well, here we are, only a couple days until Fourth of July! I didn't want the holiday to slip by without gathering my Top 10 … Continue reading →

DecoratingMore Decorating

Decorating on a Budget~My Little Tree


For more great ideas to save you money, please visit Life as Mom for Frugal Fridays. Of the many homemaking things I enjoy doing, second to baking, … Continue reading →

Decorating on a Budget


Here in Northwest Indiana, we are hoping and praying for Spring to get here real soon.  We had more snow today, but thankfully it didn't stay long, … Continue reading →

Talk About Tuesday


While blog hopping recently, I came across  Lara has a wealth of information, including her "Talk About … Continue reading →

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Thanksgiving Countdown: Day 2: Gathering Supplies

Thanksgiving Countdown: Daily Tips to make your day memorable ::

I don't know about you, but I always seem to run out of the silliest supplies, especially right before hosting a dinner or party. Today we are … Continue reading →

Finish Sticky Dish Challenge

Bubble Pizza Recipe

Confession...around here...dishes pile up. Now, don't get me wrong, we do the dishes every day, in fact, we usually have at least 2 loads of dishes … Continue reading →

OREO Halloween Winners: Time to Vote


A couple weeks ago, I kicked off a 3 month long contest featuring OREO Holiday Cookies, Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. The winners from the … Continue reading →

The Home Depot Fall Style Guide

Home Depot Fall Style Guide

We are excited to announce our partnership with The Home Depot and the Fall Style Guide Bloggers! Often, we think about The Home Depot when doing … Continue reading →

Fifty Shades of I.D.: What’s your Shade?

International Delight Fifty Shades #50ShadesofID

Ah...your morning cup of coffee...without it your day just wouldn't be the same. Whether you like it straight from the coffee pot or with a little … Continue reading →

Otterbox iPhone Case Review

Otterbox iPhone Cases

After seeing several of us enjoy the cases from Otterbox, the youngest of our family, Casey, decided that he would like one as well. The folks at … Continue reading →