Paper Flower Napkin Rings

Paper Flower Napkin Rings

*this post contains affiliate links* Crafting the paper flowers to decorate my mini cakes was so much fun, I couldn’t stop making them!  As I started putting together my table for this month’s Cricut Design Space™ Star Challenge, I pulled out my handmade cloth napkins (simple tutorial here!) and decided to give them a fresh feel… 

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Flower Burst Mini Cakes - tiny flowers made from cardstock bring your party table to life!

Flower Burst Mini Cakes

*This post contains affiliate links* It’s time for another Cricut Design Space™ Star Challenge.  This month, the general theme was Weddings and Celebrations and you know how much I love crafting for parties!  With a team theme of “On the Tabletop,” I put together an autumn table that is both seasonal and festive.  You could… 

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Glazed Pecan Rum Cake

Glazed Pecan Rum Cake

I have several recipes in my recipe box that I come back to time and time again.  They are tried and true and always go over well.  Today’s glazed pecan rum cake is an excellent example.  I’ve modified this recipe from my mom’s so that the cake can be made from scratch, rather than using… 

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Cute Fabric Keychain DIY

Fabric Keychain DIY

Have I ever shared with you my thoughts on SOCCER?  No?  Well….I never played soccer, nor did my husband.  I think between us, we’ve played every single common sport there is, other than soccer.  So no surprise that our little firecracker Grace came home insisting on playing soccer this year.  The season has begun and… 

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Cosmetic Bag Tutorial

Cosmetic Bag Tutorial and Target Giveaway!

My kids recently headed back to school which, among other perks, means I get to go shopping ALONE!!!  Oh, the glorious minutes of slowly wheeling my cart down the aisles at Target, am I right??!  I can now spend ample time in the cosmetics section and during my last trip, I picked out a few new personal… 

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Fun Makeup How-To

Fun Makeup How To + DIY Fashion and Giveaway!!

When I turned thirteen, my mom let me have a make-up birthday party.  I invited just a few friends and my mom’s Mary Kay® Independent Beauty Consultant came over with her many mirrors and bags of makeup and she taught us all how to hold the mascara wand and find the perfect shade of sheer pink… 

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Pumpkin Donuts

20 Pumpkin Dessert Recipes to try

I’m over the heat of summer and ready for Fall.  Number one thing to love about this coming season?  Everything pumpkin!!  Last year, I started experimenting with different recipes by incorporating pumpkin and fall flavors and this year, I’m determined to do the same.  I’ve put together a list of 20 of the best looking… 

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