Finish Time Outdoors Backyard Picnic Wesley

Summer Fun in Our Backyard |Finish Power & Free + $100 VISA GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY #FINISHMOMS #CleanItForward

*This post is brought to you in partnership with Finish Power & Free.* Every year I'm reminded how important it is to enjoy the summer months during our harsh winters.  Unless the weather doesn't cooperate, we get outside every day. It might be going to the park,  or even a big vacation. But it the fun that we have in our own backyard that we enjoy most often. It is amazing the fun you can have outside, right at home. Some of the activities we've enjoyed just this month include setting up a tent. We would have loved to camp overnight, but the weather wouldn't cooperate. That didn't stop us from having a ton of fun reading inside the tent under the stars. We've had several picnics in our backyard. Watermelon just seems to taste … [Read More...]

Giveaway Linky Love Thursday with Baby Loving Mama

List Your Giveaways! {Linky Love #264}

I personally like this format best but you can list it however you like as long as you include an end date and link directly to the giveaway post. Blog Name - Prize (end date) I will do this each Thursday so please come back next week to link up. Here are my current giveaways. Watch for more to come soon! Carter's $50 Gift Card … [Read More...]

DIY Magnetic Board

DIY Magnetic Board Tutorial

Jamie of Some of This and That is back with another fun tutorial. She has created the perfect magnetic board, complete with fabric pocket to store anything from mail to markers. This is a great way to get a custom look for any space. Consider for your office, kitchen, entryway or just a fun back to school project!  Materials Needed: Hot Glue Gun Old baking sheet (make sure that a magnet will stick to it first) Spray Paint Scrap fabric (fat quarters work great for this) Magnets Directions: Clean your baking sheet well and ensure it is completely dry. Give the backside of the baking sheet a light coat of spray paint and let dry. Once dry, give it one last coat to ensure good coverage and allow to dry … [Read More...]

Hot Dog Cupcakes Easy Tutorial

Hot Dog Cupcakes: How to Make Candy Hot Dogs #WiltonTreatTeam

*This post is brought to you in partnership with Wilton as part of the Sweet Treat Team program. All thoughts are my own.* A few months ago I hosted a fun hot dog party in honor of newest book from Mo Willems, The Pigeon Needs a Bath and the 10 year birthday/anniversary of The Pigeon book series. If you are familiar with the books, you know that The Pigeon absolutely loves hot dogs.  I thought hot dog cupcakes would be the perfect way to celebrate. Needless to say, they were a big hit! I presented my cupcakes on the Wilton Cupcakes 'N More® 13 Count Small Dessert Stand, the perfect size stand for my party. For the 10th birthday, I lucked out that the number 1 and number 0 in the Numeral Candle Pick set were both yellow and fit my color … [Read More...]