These Home Decorating Trends are quick and easy to implement!

Home Decorating Trends

If you follow me on Instagram, you know that we finally received the keys to our new home!  YAY!   We are spinning with remodeling projects and decorating ideas and things are currently in a state of (hopefully controlled) demolition.  Goodbye wood paneling!  It can be so exciting to walk into an empty space and have endless… 

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Fig Prosciutto Pizza - you can make this gourmet pizza right at home - it turns out so good and it's easy to do!

Fig Prosciutto Pizza with Fontina and Goat Cheese

I’ve become obsessed with making pizza at home.  My brilliant cousin had me over around lunchtime a few months back and made a pizza that was the best darn pizza I’ve ever tasted.  I went home and tried to replicate it using her recipe and it was a big fat fail.  But she told me… 

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5-Minute DIY Headbands

5-Minute Headbands

The girls and I had some fun choosing from the aisle of mix and match accessories to make a pile of headbands for the new school year!  I’m a firm believer in the power of accessories to dress up an outfit, pull together a style, and express personality. These 5-Minute Headbands could not possibly be… 

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This Pistachio Pineapple Jello Salad will take you straight back to childhood potlucks and holidays with grandma!

Pistachio Pineapple Jello Salad

There are some flavors that will take you straight back to your childhood with sweet nostalgia upon the first bite.  This Pistachio Pineapple Jello salad does that for me.  In an instant, I’m at my grandpa’s ranch, with a paper plate, eating Grandma Clara’s go-to favorites.  I’m certain that this fluffy green potluck favorite will… 

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Annecy Dress Pattern - a quick sew for an adorable sundress!

The Annecy Dress

Thank goodness there are 31 days in July because it has given me just enough time to pull together this post about the Annecy Dress, which is one of the featured July patterns for the Sew What Club, before August arrives.  This dress is absolutely darling for soaking up the summer sunshine.  I printed out… 

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Kids can make this adorable Doll Tutu with just a little help from an adult!

Doll Tutu

Well!  We are completely moved out of our home and temporarily set up until we move into our next home.  Things are going to be a bit sporadic here while I navigate a new city, summer schedules, and having most of my things in storage!!  The girls and I are trying to do lots of… 

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Push up Pop favors plus loads of Shopkins birthday party ideas!

Shopkins Birthday Party Ideas

Although the store shelves are always empty of the latest Shopkins, I struggled to find a whole lot of party ideas.  As I mentioned previously, we held our birthday party at the local indoor playground, and this left little need for tons of decorations or party games.  Nevertheless, I think the little characters are so… 

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