The Easter bunny was kind enough to pay us a visit this morning and drop some Easter eggs filled with treats on our lawn. I had bought some plastic fillable Easter eggs and filled them with stickers, bubbles, chocolate eggs, and play dough and scattered them around our yard for the boys to find. The… Continue reading Easter
As part of my Easter decor this year, I wanted to incorporate over-sized Easter eggs, to sit on top of my mercury glass pillar candle holders. I decided to make myself a couple, out of paper mache.
Although you see Easter tree’s everywhere now, I can only credit my mother as inspiration for mine. My mum is my inspiration for a lot in my life, but especially her frugal decorating savvy. I can vividly remember my mum painting an antique sleigh white, and using it in the most unconventional way… as a… Continue reading easter tree
Happy Valentine’s Day! I decided to start the day off by treating my boys to a very special (and very sweet) breakfast. There is always something magical about eating heart-shaped food and it’s almost as if you can feel the love that went into the preparation of it when it comes in a fancy shape.… Continue reading sweet breakfast for your sweetheart (s)
I love my kids going to a home daycare for several reasons but one of my favorite reasons is sending them with holiday treats for every holiday that seems to roll around. I always wanted an excuse to make cute little packets of goodies to give away (and a couple of birthday parties a year isn’t… Continue reading Bear Hugs and Kisses – a toddler valentine’s treat
As part of my valentine’s day decor, I made a heart-shaped wreath out of last year’s Stampin’ Up! valentine’s designer series paper. I bought the paper from the clearance rack and quickly started thinking of ways to use it. Pinterest seems to be my inspiration for most things these days, and of course the heart-shaped… Continue reading paper heart wreath tutorial
I check a few blogs on a regular basis and took my inspiration for my valentine’s day mantle from them. I normally don’t decorate for valentine’s day but I seem to decorate for every other holiday so why not valentines this year as well. There are so many great ideas floating around out there for… Continue reading valentines day mantel