Freezer Fun Day!

We were able to make 86 meals for $513.26.   This figures out to be $5.97 a meal!   *Note: We have 2 adults and 1 child so are portions maybe smaller than those with larger families.  So if you want to increase the portion you will just end up with fewer total meals.  We…

Easy and Adorable Valentines for Kids

This was an inexpensive and fun craft I did with my daughter. I listed the supplies I purchase from the local craft store below.  This took very little time and while I was planning on using paint from the garage my daughter came up with the genius idea to use nail polish….. *** Important note…

DIY Book Page Wreath

  Supplies Needed: cardboard, glue gun, glue sticks, dinner plate, small bowl, 100 book pages, stapler, glue gun, burlap rope and carpet knife. I started by tracing a plate onto a pizza box cover.  I then placed a small bowl in the center and traced that as well. Cut the circles out with a carpet…

Freezer Fun Day!

For those busy moms I hope this blog post comes in handy.  I can’t take credit for everything I am about to share with you since my good friend did MOST the work…. We were able to make a total of 60 meals for just  $270 ($4.50 a meal). Attached you will find 21 different…

Restoration Hardware | Decor Look

  Below are few images straight from the Restoration Hardware online catalog.  I personally love Restoration Hardware but it comes with a big price tag… If you scroll below you will see some photos I have taken at our local Lexington Dam.  For those of you that think this kind of picture can be taken…

DIY Wall Art Project

I have seen the silhouette done a few ways but thought I would try it with a little twist.  I wanted it to have a rustic look.  So I decided to stain a piece of wood and use the stained area as the silhouette and the chalkboard paint as the background.  I have seen similar…

CHALKBOARD LETTER

THIS IS A LETTER I PAINTED WITH CHALKBOARD PAINT AND ATTACHED A GOLD PAINT PEN FOR MY DAUGHTERS TEACHER.  SHE IS GETTING MARRIED IN A MONTH AND I THOUGHT IT WOULD BE A GOOD IDEA FOR HER GUESTS TO SIGN.