Aw, how cool is this! DIY Gift Idea: Sangria for Friends, housewarming, for women, new neighbor, anyone! Who wouldn't love this!? They can even use the drink dispenser again and again!
Birthday, Christmas, DIY & Crafts, Gift Ideas, Holiday, Mother's Day

DIY Gift Idea: Sangria for Friends

DIY Gift Idea: Sangria for Friends. So easy to put together, and the drink dispenser can be used again and again! Perfect for housewarming, Christmas gift, or a Just Because! Hey you! I'm so glad that you're here. If this is your first time here, you're going to find tons of simple and easy recipes, home decor, and so much more around here! Start HERE!DIY Gift Idea: Sangria for Friends Ok, so I LOVE a good gift idea, especially when it involves a drink dispenser. I've been known to create a housewarming gift with a drink dispenser, or fill it with my...

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M&M Gift Idea for Christmas and Neighbors
Christmas, DIY & Crafts, Holiday, Review

M&M’S® Candies Gift Idea – Random Act of Kindness

This post has been sponsored by Mars Wrigley Confectionery. All thoughts and opinions are my own.Random Act of Kindness Idea All year, and especially around the holidays, my boys absolutely LOVE to surprise others with gifts, whether that be if they see something in the store that a friend would love or if they make something at home. Sam's Club for the Win! So when I visited Sam's Club the other day and found myself in the candy aisle, I knew the M&M'S Red & Green Milk Chocolate Pantry Jar (62 oz.) would be the PERFECT item that the boys could use to...

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Peppermint Sugar Cookie Cake - Crumbled cookies inside the middle frosting! OMG
Christmas, Desserts, Holiday, Recipes, Review

Peppermint Sugar Cookie Cake

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DelightfulMoments #CBias #CollectiveBiasPeppermint Sugar Cookie Cake: A moist white cake, LOADED with delectable crumbled cookie frosting and crunchy peppermint candies! Peppermint Sugar Cookie Cake Last year, we made a Peppermint Mocha Crunch Cake that made THOUSANDS of you extremely happy! So this year we wanted to recreate it with a twist, and I'm so glad that we did. The addition of crumbled sugar cookies in to the center frosting make my taste buds swoon!Seasonal Coffee With fun flavors of International Delight® hitting shelves this holiday season...

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Peppermint Vanilla Latte - One Touch Latte recipe at home
Christmas, Drinks, Holiday, Recipes

Peppermint Vanilla Latte Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LatteMadeEasy #CollectiveBiasPeppermint Vanilla Latte Recipe: Lattes at home aren't intimidating anymore! Now we know how to use International Delight® One Touch Latte™ to up our coffee game!International Delight® One Touch Latte™ I'm so excited to share with you a couple of things today.My Peppermint Vanilla Latte Recipe How to use that International Delight One Touch Latte that you've been seeing in the dairy aisle at Walmart.I spotted the One Touch Latte a while back when doing some routine grocery shopping, and I as I'm...

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Bread Basket Hostess Gift Idea: DIY and FREE Printable!! fantabulosity
Birthday, Christmas, DIY & Crafts, Father's Day, Gift Ideas, Holiday, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day

Gift Basket Ideas – For Men, Women, Babies, Holiday’s & More!

Gift Basket Ideas - For Men, Women, Babies, Holiday's & More! Easy gift baskets you can re-create, with fun themes for anyone on your list!I'm not sure what it is, but when it comes to gift giving, creating a gift basket for someone is always my first thought. They're full of goodies, and SURELY there will be something in the basket that the recipient will love, right?I also feel like it looks like more heart and thought went in to the gift, rather than just picking something up at the last minute and throwing it in to a gift...

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Oh my gosh, how easy and cute! Winter Tree Forest Cupcakes
Christmas, Desserts, Holiday, Recipes

Tree Forest Winter Cupcakes

Tree Forest Winter Cupcakes are incredibly easy to assemble, for any winter themed party or holiday get together! An easy Christmas tree cupcake or for a woodland forest birthday party!As a "semi-homemade," kind of gal... you can guess how much I adore these little tree forest winter cupcakes. While working in the kitchen the other day on Winter based recipes with Kate (she's my right-hand gal that helps me with this thing we call a blog), a light-bulb went off and these little babies were born. Tree Forest Winter CupcakesIf you're hosting a winter themed birthday party, organizing a holiday...

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Bread Basket Hostess Gift Idea: DIY and FREE Printable!! fantabulosity
Birthday, Christmas, DIY & Crafts, Gift Ideas, Holiday

Hostess Bread Basket Gift Idea

A Hostess Bread Basket Gift Idea is incredibly thoughtful, and something that the hostess can put out that evening to let guests enjoy, or even at a later date!Hostess Bread Basket Gift Idea If you've dug in to the blog much at all, you may have seen the Sunshine Gift Basket, New Baby Gift Basket and the Relaxation Gift Basket that I created for a few people in my life. I absolutely adore building gift baskets, and thinking a little outside of the box when creating them.When we made the White Chocolate Spiced Pecans, and the Homemade Blackberry Butter the...

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Christmas Decorating for a small space. Apartment, condo, airbnb, small house, or vacation rental.
Christmas, Decorating, Holiday, House + Home, Review

Christmas Decorating for Small Spaces: Christmas at the Airbnb

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigLotsHoliday #CollectiveBiasChristmas Decorating for Small Spaces: Christmas at the Airbnb. Guests are coming for the holiday's, and here's a simple and easy way to add a little Christmas cheer & decorating for a small space.Happy Holiday's from all of us here in Fantabulosity world! I couldn't be more excited to show you how we decorated for Christmas, at the Airbnb that I just revealed to you the other day!Christmas Decorating for Small Spaces Every year, we host a Santa Party, where we invite all of...

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Peppermint Mocha Crunch Cake Recipe, fantabulosity.com
Christmas, Desserts, Holiday, Recipes, Review

Peppermint Mocha Crunch Cake

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DelightfulMoments #CollectiveBiasPeppermint Mocha Crunch Cake: Chocolate cake, LOADED with delectable frosting and crunchy peppermint candies, that's perfect for beginners in the kitchen.It's time to finally admit, my heart has been set on dreaming of a white Christmas, for some time now. It seems as if stores are starting earlier, the songs on my radio stations are sneaking it in, and my Pinterest feed is slowly overflowing with holiday cheer!So it doesn't help that when I get together with my coffee-loving girlfriends, we start chatting about all...

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Best Sugar Cookies for Decorating AND eating!
Christmas, Desserts, Holiday, Recipes

Easy Sugar Cookie Recipe: Cut Out Cookies for Decorating

Easy Sugar Cookie Recipe: Cut Out Cookies for Decorating: By far my favorite recipe to use when making cutout sugar cookies, AND they hold their shape!We all remember my sugar cookie decorating obsession last year, right!? Well since then, you've asked for the recipe that I use to make my sugar cookies, and I'm super excited to share it with you!They TASTE ah-mazing, and hold their shape after baking. The best of both worlds, really! Easy Sugar Cookie Recipe: Cut Out Cookies for DecoratingBest Sugar Cookie Recipe: I use my Kitchenaid mixer to make these bad boys in... even though you...

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Ahh! Such an adorable theme! Vintage Christmas Party Ideas: Truck with Christmas Tree, cupcakes, red green and white, hot chocolate bar
Adult Themes, Christmas, Entertaining, Holiday, Kids

Vintage Christmas Party

Oh how fun this Vintage Christmas party would have been. Yes... I said, "Would have been." :(One of my kiddos came down with a fever a couple of days before our annual Santa Night Party this year. Unfortunately, his little body can't handle fevers like some others can. He's one of the not-so-lucky ones that suffer from febrile seizures. The morning before our party date, he once again had a seizure, and once the craziness calmed down... I immediately sent out notifications to our friends, letting them know that we had to cancel the party for this year, so we...

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Martini Bar Ideas fantabulosity.com Red apple martini and White Chocolate Peppermint Martini
Adult Themes, Christmas, Entertaining, Girls Night, Holiday

Favorite Things Party: A Holiday Party Full of Fun!

How to host a favorite things party! This holiday party (or any time of year party really) is so fun, and easy to host. Everyone goes home with something new! There's just something about all of your gal pals getting together for one night, to sip on cocktails, eat fancy foods, and chatting all night long. Throw in a gift exchange of your favorite items... ...it's hard to beat.Favorite Things Party: Winter Edition If you saw my Favorite Things party last year, then you may already have a good idea of how it works. (At least how we do it at my...

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How to clean a chalkboard: my Christmas chalkboard art
Christmas, Decorating, DIY & Crafts, Holiday, House + Home

Christmas Chalkboard Art

Having a chalkboard in your home is FABULOUS way to incorporate each holiday and season that comes around. From the minute we moved in to our house, I knew I wanted a large chalkboard in our foyer. Visions of little rabbits for Easter, hearts for Valentine's Day, and snowflakes for winter, were all in my head, and I couldn't wait to get "drawing." This year, my friend Kate came over, and while helping me prepare for my Favorite Things party, I looked at her and ever so gently asked, got down on my knees and BEGGED, her to create something beautiful...

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Red Box Movie Night Gift Idea fantabulosity.com
Christmas, DIY & Crafts, Gift Ideas, Holiday

Silent Night… Movie Night…

This post was sponsored by Redbox as part of a program with Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. If you're like me, you're all about last minute, simple gifts. I'm the worst procrastinator about some things, and that includes gift-buying. I LOVE giving gifts. Like, my heart goes CRAZY pitter-pat, when I give someone something. I love seeing their face light up, of surprise, or thankfulness. But there's just some reason that I REALLY drag out buying a gift. So, I usually find myself scrambling at the last minute to come up with something. To ease the stress...

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Red Apple Martini for Favorite Things Party
Christmas, Drinks, Entertaining, Holiday, Recipes

Red Apple Martini Cocktail: For the Non-Bartender

This post was sponsored by Libbey as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review, using martini glasses to make my red apple martini! I will say, there's definitely an advantage to planning a party. Especially a party that I have to experiment with signature drink recipes...My Favorite Things party, will be a "plaid," theme... laying a little heavy on the red. So I knew I wanted at least ONE red drink on my table, so a Red Apple Martini soon became the "one." When I'm hosting, I ALWAYS want to create a wow...

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Milk and Cookies Party Play Date Ideas. Snowman Nutter Butter Truffle
Christmas, Entertaining, Holiday, Kids

Milk and Cookies Party: Play Date

This milk and cookies play date has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone, pinky promise! #GiftDeliciously #CollectiveBias I've been antsy, wanting to style and host a milk and cookies party, and I found the perfect opportunity to make it happen. Usually around once a month, a group of us will bring the kiddos together for a play date, and I wanted to put a little spin on the most recent, for a little holiday soiree.Milk and Cookies Party: Play Date I'm a kid at heart when it comes to milk and cookies. If you come...

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Fantabulosity's Holiday Gift Guide
Christmas, Gift Ideas, Holiday

Fantabulosity’s Holiday Gift Guide

You know that urge you get to buy yourself something, when you're shopping for others? No? {Facepalm} Maybe it's just me then? I can't help it though! I'm totally drawn to pretty things, and think,I have to have that!But if I seriously buy myself one more thing this year, {trying to justify that it's just an advance Christmas gift from my husband}, my husband may put me on lockdown. :)So while I was shopping for some gal pals of mine the other day, anytime that I would see something that I thought I had to have, or wished that someone...

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Christmas, Holiday, Recipes

20 Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes – Best of the Best

Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes: Best of the best, cookies for the cookiest time of year! Perfect to serve Santa or to take to that holiday gathering!What is it about Christmas, that makes me think that I can, and NEED to make every stinking Christmas cookie out there? But instead of spending a million hours in the kitchen doing that, I think I'll just stare at these 20 Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes... AND share them with you. Less calories that way too. ;) These are from some of my favorite food bloggers out there, and they're totally doable. The recipes below are for...

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Fancy-Schmancy Holiday Mocktail idea! Sparkling water, sugared cranberries & mint. So cute!
Christmas, Drinks, Holiday, Recipes, Review

Fancy-Schmancy Holiday Mocktail

This Fancy-Schmancy Holiday Mocktail creation has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and SodaStream! All opinions are mine alone though, promise! #WaterMadeExciting #CollectiveBias I do like my cocktails, but with every party that I host, there are guests that aren't looking for an alcoholic beverage. I never want anyone to feel left out, so I LOVE creating fancy-schmancy mocktails for those who aren't looking for a cocktail.Fancy-Schmancy Holiday Mocktail This year at my Favorite Things party, I'll have a few gals that will be looking for drink without any alcohol. I've created this holiday mocktail idea, that will make them all fancy-like, and hopefully not feeling...

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Buffalo Plaid NOEL Free Printable
Christmas, DIY & Crafts, Holiday, Printables

Buffalo Check Plaid “NOEL,” Free Printable

Surprise Surprise... I'm hooked on Buffalo Check Plaid this season. I'm sure you assumed that when you saw these FREE Gift Tags below, that I created for you, when they all had a little buffalo plaid character all over them.Buffalo Check Plaid "NOEL," Free Printable To carry on with the theme, I wanted to create another free printable for you, but I wanted to throw in a little "red," this time, and make it a printable that you can frame and place around a cozy little spot in your home!If you're feeling frisky with your printer, I'm almost betting that you can figure...

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