Printable Handmade Holiday Tags | bake, craft, sew series

Printable Handmade Holiday Tags | bake, craft, sew series

Printable Handmade Holiday Tags - Bake, Craft, Sew Series | Today I'm over at Your Homebased Mom joining Leigh Anne, Mique, and Cindy for this year's Bake, Craft, Sew Handmade Holiday Series. I just adore the holidays and love everything about this time of year - especially giving little gifts to all of the special people in our life. Each year I like to make and keep a few extra handmade gifts on hand - and this series always has some wonderful ideas! This year I'm sharing an incredibly easy recipe for Chocolate Bark. I made ours with Continue reading

Christmas Tree Decorating Tips | 2014 #michaelsmakers #tagatree

Christmas Tree Decorating Tips | 2014 #michaelsmakers #tagatree

Christmas Tree Decorating Tips - 2014 #michaelsmakers #tagatree | As a member of the Michaels Makers Blogging Team, November marks the month of the Dream Tree Challenge. A couple of weeks ago I shared our 2014 Michaels Dream Tree, as well as some Easy Christmas Ornaments Crafts I created for the tree.  Today, along with the other 29 bloggers, I'm back to share some simple christmas tree decorating tips for the #tagatree campaign. 1 - Dress up the base of your tree I started putting our Christmas Tree Base in a Basket a couple of years Continue reading

Christmas Countdown Chalkboard Charger | #madewithmichaels

Christmas Countdown Chalkboard Charger | #madewithmichaels

Christmas Countdown Chalkboard Charger #madewithmichaels | Although we used countdown calendars for our little guy year round, none are more exciting than the ones we get to use this time of year. We have a couple different ways of counting down the days to Christmas. Each one is a little different, but they all help to get our little guy excited for the upcoming season. CJ loves the daily tasks involved in the countdowns - and to be honest, I really like knowing  just how many days I have left to get everything together. So when Michaels Continue reading

Banana Pumpkin Nut Muffins in a Jar Recipe

Banana Pumpkin Nut Muffins in a Jar Recipe

Banana Pumpkin Nut Muffins in a Jar Recipe #ChiquitaCookingLab | This post brought to you by Chiquita Banana. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Under the Table and Dreaming. Baking season has begun. It's my favorite time of year to spend some extra time in the kitchen baking seasonal treats for family and friends. Today I've teamed up with #ChiquitaCookingLab to share a fun twist on a old time favorite. Ripened bananas never go to waste around here, as we have been making this incredibly easy banana muffin recipe for a Continue reading

Easy Christmas Ornament Crafts | 2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge Details #michaelsmakers

Easy Christmas Ornament Crafts | 2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge Details #michaelsmakers

Easy Christmas Ornament Crafts - 2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge Details #michaelsmakers #tagatree | I'm back today to share all of the details for our Michaels Dream Tree that was revealed a couple of days ago. One of the perks of putting a tree up early is having time to throw some crafty ornaments into the mix. All of the ornaments used on the tree were purchased right at my local Michaels. These easy ornament craft ideas are incredibly simple - anyone can re-create them - and they are a great opportunity to involve the little ones in Continue reading

2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge | Make it Merry Christmas Tree #michaelsmakers

2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge | Make it Merry Christmas Tree #michaelsmakers

2014 Michaels Dream Tree Challenge | Make it Merry Christmas Tree #michaelsmakers #tagatree | There is so much to love about this time of year. I am not one to rush the holidays - but once a tree goes up in our home, the season truly becomes magical. A couple of weeks ago I mentioned a special delivery I received from Michaels on Instagram. As a member of the Michaels Makers Blogging Team, November marks the month of the Dream Tree Challenge. I am so thrilled to have the opportunity to participate in this annual event – not to mention Continue reading

Hot Dog Vendor Costume | homemade halloween #michaelsmakers

Hot Dog Vendor Costume | homemade halloween #michaelsmakers

Hot Dog Vendor Costume - homemade halloween #michaelsmakers | I am the biggest fan of themed costumes. I simply adore them wether they are family themed, group themed, or just a theme based on two ... even if the other part of the duo is your pet. Take the theme and add a little homemade pizzaz to the set up and I can't hardly stand it! As a member of the Michaels Makers Blogging Team our challenge for October was creatively centered on putting together a DIY Halloween Costume. As I juggled a couple of different ideas, I immediately knew Continue reading

Craft Pumpkin Candy Holders | #trickyourpumpkin

Craft Pumpkin Candy Holders | #trickyourpumpkin

Craft Pumpkin Candy Holders - Faux Pumpkin Craft #trickyourpumpkin #michaelsmakers | We recently made a trip to the Michaels 'pumpkin patch' and couldn't resist bringing a few craft pumpkins home with us. Sure we love our traditional annual carving but being able to save that pumpkin design you create is pretty wonderful too! This year I decided to add some fun and whimsy to our faux pumpkins and make them into candy holders that can be used year after after. These craft pumpkin candy holders do not require any special crafting Continue reading

Painted Rock Pumpkins – fall kids pumpkin craft

Painted Rock Pumpkins – fall kids pumpkin craft

Painted Rock Pumpkins - fall kids pumpkin craft | This post brought to you by Wet Ones . All opinions are 100% my own. #wetones As back to school rolls in we have been enjoying the gorgeous weather outdoors as much as we can. While it's still a little too warm around here to grab some real pumpkins from our local farmers stand, we decided to kick off the season by making a miniature patch of our own. These painted rock pumpkins are so much fun - I think I enjoyed them just as much as my little guy. We got to spend some time outdoors paired Continue reading

Homemade Patriotic Popsicles | dairy free, gluten free, vegan almond milk recipes

Homemade Patriotic Popsicles | dairy free, gluten free, vegan almond milk recipes

Homemade Patriotic Popsicles - dairy free, gluten free, vegan almond milk recipes | This recipe is a part of a Silk Almondmilk #SilkAlmondBlends #shop hosted by the social shopper media company #CollectiveBias. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own. As the temperatures go up, nothing tastes better on a hot summer day than a fresh from the freezer homemade popsicle. We started obsessing over making these little treats ourself when CJ was was taken off of solid foods a couple of years ago. They are one of the easiest treats to Continue reading