Hi everyone! I want to show you one of my favorite art activities for kids today. As an artist and a mom, I truly looked forward to hanging all of my son’s artwork up on the fridge. Unfortunately, my son as a toddler was more interested in eating the paint than putting it on the […]
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Hi! Today, I am sharing a recent scrapbook layout using some of my favorite pictures taken of my son while he was playing in the sand. This is a pretty colorful scrapbook layout with teal, lime green, burnt orange, and navy blue in the layout. I love the combination of contrasting elements such as rectangles, squares, […]
Today, I am sharing a really quick and easy recipe for Bacon Ranch Avocado Boats. These Avocado Boats are so cute and a great presentation. My son especially loves them because I just give him a spoon and he literally digs in. It makes mommy proud to watch him enjoy eating vegetables!
Hi everyone! I spent my weekend scrubbing and patching and scrubbing a lot more in our new house. New house cleaning is like spring cleaning on steroids. I think every bone in my body is groaning and, yet, my mind is so excited. I cannot wait to go back to do more work! Many of […]
Hola! Today I am sharing a tutorial on how to make your own photo mat. For the mat, you can use any 8×10 paper, such as scrapbook paper, wallpaper, fabric, or the colorized map from my earlier tutorial.
Hi all! Today I am here with a post on how to make a colorized map photo mat. Wow, that is a tongue twister! This project is a bit different since I am not only using a map but I am altering it to match the colors of my room. I used a 4×6 photo […]
I’ve been on a bender. Pull up a chair! I am sharing a recipe I developed for a St. Patty’s Day inspired dessert. Ok, the Bailey’s is the only thing that makes it remotely similar to St. Patrick’s Day. But trust me, this Bailey’s cake is amazing! It’s a white chocolate and walnut flavored cake topped […]
Mindful Monday is a weekly series that explores the present status of my world. There are often weekly meal plans, website updates, family events, links to crafts and recipes, and whatever I find useful and meaningful. I have only been blogging a few months (and taking it very slow). I realized that as I am […]
Happy weekend! The super flu/cold bug has hit my family this week. My hubby and son both got flu shots this year but we certainly got hit with something nasty. Fever and coughs all around! But enough about my misery and on to today’s scrapbook layout post. Geometric shapes have been all the rage the […]