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Memorial Day and Summer Inspiration with #LOBS

Blogging By May 22, 2014 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

Memorial Day weekend is finally here. I love this weekend because it means that another school year is almost done and that a couple of months of a relaxed schedule are right in front of us. I am a pretty structured person when it comes to our routine (you have to be with 5 people in the family) but even…


Vacay Guest Post: Pinterest To-Do List

Blogging, Social Media and Technology By August 16, 2013 Tags: , , , , 3 Comments

Have you been staring at your Pinterest boards wondering where it all went wrong?  It started out so innocently, didn’t it?  One board, a few pins and then it got crazy!  When I started on my Pinterest journey I thought it would just be a few “saved” items here and there.  47 boards and 2,214 pins later I am in a…


Making Your Own Envelopes with Kreate-a-Lope

Teens By May 17, 2013 Tags: , , , , 7 Comments

Admit it. There has been some point in your life where you have NEEDED to make an envelope. It happened to me last week when I turned the girls loose on signing cards for their Grandmothers for Mother’s Day and the Queen Mum’s birthday. They were all excited over signing the cards and then they stuff them in the envelope…


It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like Pinterest -mas.. Day Two

Teens By December 2, 2012 Tags: , , , , , 3 Comments

Yesterday I posted about the Christmas Card Wreath  Pinterest crafts that Mackenzie and I did. Now for the other two projects that I had pinned on Pinterest – the Family Photo Collage Frame and the Wine Cork Christmas Trees. Wine Cork Christmas Trees I like wine (shocking news, I know) so I’ve accumulated a lot of corks over the years….


It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like Pinterest-mas.. Christmas Card Wreath

Teens By December 1, 2012 Tags: , , , , , , 7 Comments

I’ve been pinning craft and gift ideas for Christmas for a few months now and decided that if any of them were ever going to get finished, I better get on it. The three I decided to focus on today were the Christmas Card Wreath (had to get this one finished before all the cards started showing up), Wine Cork…


Summer Creativity

Teens By July 2, 2012 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

Mackenzie has become a Pinterest convert like the rest of the world but she has made more of her “pins” in the 3 months she’s been on than I have in a year and a half of pinning. Yesterday she made this crazy sweet (but yummy!) Dunkaroo Dip from funfetti cake mix.. Instant hit with everyone but especially the kids….