easy teacher appreciation gift idea
DIY & Crafts, Gift Ideas

Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea -“Smarties & Life Savers”

I don't have kiddos in school yet, but it's never too early to start thinking about a teacher appreciation gift idea.  If you're like me, the holiday's sneak up on you, and you're always scrambling at the last minute, trying to think of a gift.So let me make it easy on you.  I searched high and low for what I thought was the cutest teacher appreciation gift idea that I could find, AND that I thought could be thrown together in a short amount of time.  {Because let's face it people, we're busy moms.}B-Inspired Mama shared such a fantabulous...

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DIY Framed Easter Egg Craft for Kids
DIY & Crafts, Easter, Holiday

DIY Easter Egg Craft for Kids

Hey all!I want to share this fantabulous DIY Easter Egg Craft for Kids today, in case you need a quick and easy activity to wrangle those little ones up for some craft time fun!I printed the Easter egg off of Itsy Bitsy Fun, and my two year old "colored" the egg as best he could.  ;)My good friend Brandy came over, and had the great idea to cut the egg out, put a piece of scrap paper in my "season" frame that I always put some sort of printable in, and quickly made it my framed "Easter," art.  PLUS... it's my...

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DIY & Crafts

Say “I Love You” with a Mug… What?

I have the sweetest friends.  I honestly don't know how, but people show up in my life that I honestly believe that God puts people here on this earth, destined to be good friends.  My dear friend Heather is no exception.  After my Facebook post the other day about how my husband is unhappy with my choice of coffee cups that I keep in our home, she messaged me and told me she had a gift to give me at church on Sunday.Oh.My.Word!  Are these not the cutest coffee mugs ever!?  Not only are they cute, but they are the exact style of coffee mug that my hubby wanted!  (Larger and ceramic.  My favorite...

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DIY & Crafts, Gift Ideas

New Neighbor Gifts *Pumpkin Bread*

I absolutely LOVE the subdivision that we live in now.  I'll sit on the back patio in the morning, drinking my coffee, and it's SUPER quiet, with maybe a runner or biker, trolling by.  (Notice I'm not the one running by...lol, but rather sitting on my rear drinking coffee.) Neighbors That Deserve a Treat... I love our neighbors even more.  Yes, we've only lived here about 2 weeks, but through the whole building process, our neighbors were so friendly, and understanding of all of our construction tasks.  Big trucks, loud machinery, I'm sure trash blew in to their yard at least...

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