Ultimate Back to School Hair Guide with Five Fun Styles

Fishtail Braid with Snip its

I wish I could say that I’m current on all the latest hairstyles for kids, but I’m definitely not. With three boys, we keep things pretty simple around here. I’d love to try something new with my middle child who loves getting his hair styled.  If you are searching for some fun hairstyles for your… 

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Basement Remodel with Ceiling Tiles By Us + GIVEAWAY


When my husband and I moved into our first home more than eight years ago the basement was technically “finished”. This included avocado green carpet that had lived through one too many family gatherings, brown paneling, a particle board ceiling, and one can’t forget the orange pleather upholstered bar. It was a sight. We quickly… 

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I Conquered a Soufflé: VELVEETA Soufflé Recipe

Velveeta Egg Cheese Souffle

*This post was made in partnership with Kraft Foods. All thoughts are my own.* If there is one thing we’ve teased my mom about over the years, it is the one time she made that soufflé. I was young, but I still remember it well. My mom slaved away in the kitchen making a soufflé that… 

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Turn a Sheet into Curtains {Craft Tutorial}


When updating my daughter’s bedroom I knew one of the biggest concerns was her curtains. We spent the summer hanging an ugly blue sheet over the windows to block out the early morning light with hopes of getting a few more hours of sleep in the morning. I’ve spent years admiring my friend Anna’s homemade… 

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Wilton Pops! Sweets on a Stick Book & Pops Blogger Contest – Hurry, ends January 10th!

wilton pops sweets on a stick cover

Wilton has just released an absolute eye candy of a book, Pops! Sweets on a Stick which shows in detail how to make all kind of scrumptious treats including cake pops, brownie pops, cookie pops and more! This book also shows step by step how to make the pops and take them to the next… 

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Wilton 3-D Express Train Cake {Review & Giveaway}

Wilton 3D Train Cake 13

A year ago I never would have imagined that I’d start making homemade birthday cakes for my family. I used to buy a decorated cake for a fairly good price at Sam’s Club and was happy having one less thing to think about while planning a party. But one thing that I’ve learned is that… 

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