Archives for June 2013

The Sunday Showcase Party | No. 201

The Sunday Showcase Party | No. 201

Welcome to The Sunday Showcase Party Thank you for taking the time to stop by and share your creations & ideas. Just a Few Things Prior to Submitting Your Links *This Party is open to any project or idea you havemade or created and would like to showcase this week. Please do not link up Continue reading

                  
No-Sew Scented Sachets | quick & easy homemade gifts

No-Sew Scented Sachets | quick & easy homemade gifts

This weekend my niece and I made some quick and easy, no-sew scented sachets. My niece is a huge gift giver and when she comes to visit, one of biggest things on her agenda is crafting. Every handmade project she completes is specifically assigned to make someone special on her list smile. Since Continue reading

                  
Tabletop S’mores Kit | homemade marshmallow roaster

Tabletop S’mores Kit | homemade marshmallow roaster

Roasting marshmallows has never been easier with help of this do-it-yourself tabletop s'mores kit. It's perfect for those nights when there's just not enough time to build an actual fire - or if you just want to snuggle up with your love ones, indoors. This tabletop s'mores kit is incredibly easy Continue reading

                  
Peanut Butter S’mores | All You Magazine Recipe

Peanut Butter S’mores | All You Magazine Recipe

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and All You, but all my opinions are my own. #lifeforless #pmedia http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO Magazines are a staple around here during the summer. Digital readers are wonderful and convenient but there is Continue reading

                  
Backyard Hammock | Refreshing the Outdoors for Summer

Backyard Hammock | Refreshing the Outdoors for Summer

backThis post brought to you by World Market . All opinions are 100% mine. There is nothing quite visually relaxing as a backyard hammock strung between two trees. To me they are a simple reminder to slow down, take it easy, and just savor the moment - which summer is suppose to be all Continue reading

                  
The Sunday Showcase Party | No. 200

The Sunday Showcase Party | No. 200

Welcome to The Sunday Showcase Party Thank you for taking the time to stop by and share your creations & ideas. 200 Parties and counting - I greatly appreciate all the sharing, love & link ups! Just a Few Things Prior to Submitting Your Links *This Party is open to any project or idea Continue reading

                  
Coffee Tasting Cookie Bar Party

Coffee Tasting Cookie Bar Party

To officially welcome summer, I gathered a few friends last week for a coffee tasting cookie bar party. I'm a big sucker for attaching a party theme to any occasion - even if it's just a casual get together - and this one was a fun combination of cookies and coffee just for the girls. Summer Continue reading

                  
How to Drill Drainage Holes in Ceramic Flowerpots and Planters

How to Drill Drainage Holes in Ceramic Flowerpots and Planters

I have come across many clay flowerpots and planters I absolutely adore only to pick them and find out they do not have any drainage holes. It's a big disappointment, considering pretty much all plants need adequate drainage to survive - however, it's not that difficult to drill drainage holes Continue reading

                  
The Sunday Showcase Party | No. 199

The Sunday Showcase Party | No. 199

Welcome to The Sunday Showcase Thank you for taking the time to stop by and share your creations & ideas. Happy Father's Day! Just a Few Things Prior to Submitting Your Links *This Party is open to any project or idea you havemade or created and would like to showcase this week. Please Continue reading

                  
Tackling Poison Ivy Vines & Amdro Giveaway Announcement

Tackling Poison Ivy Vines & Amdro Giveaway Announcement

I'm a sponsored partner with AMDRO. All opinions are 100% mine.'Leaflets of three, beware of me.' Poison ivy is all around our property and appears in many different forms. Even though the leaves may not be present this time of year - the hairy, intertwined vines are a telltale sign poison ivy is Continue reading

                  
Cicadas | The Return of the Magicicada Cicadas

Cicadas | The Return of the Magicicada Cicadas

This is the year the 17 year Magicicada periodical cicadas emerge. While the idea of a massive creepy crawly invasion tends to make me a little squirmy - the actual story behind the cicadas is really an impressive one. I recently came across this documentary film project by Samuel Orr, a filmmaker Continue reading