Travel Around the World to South America

Today, we will travel Around the World to South America, specifically to Ecuador.  If you’d like to see more stops on our trip Around the World in 7 Days, click that link!

Travel tips to Ecuador

I’ve asked Mari from Inspired by Familia to share about Ecuador, since they live there!… Continue Reading

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Colorful Playroom Wall Gallery of Pictures

In closing this Decorating with Pictures series this year, I’m sharing a spot in my home that I’ve recently added photos into my home decor. I shared a year ago, one of my playroom walls… Continue Reading

Photo ledge picture home decor
Picture Ledge Home Decor

Today, I introduce to you Crystal from A Pumpkin and a Princess. Crystal is so crazy talented, I see what she shares, and am always in awe! Her pictures are also amazing, so it’s often… Continue Reading

Picture photo wall
Gallery Wall with Arrow Art

Another great gallery wall today from Twin Dragonfly Designs! Heather is a regular contributor on my site, and I love how her wall turned out. No two gallery walls are the same, and it’s so… Continue Reading

Photo Decor
Decorate with Instagram Pictures

I’m so happy to share with you today the fabulous Small Fry girls, and how they decorate with pictures, as part of the on going series I have on my site, and the focus this month.… Continue Reading

photo shelf
Shelf of Pictures

I’ve got my dear from Kim from A Girl and a Glue Gun here today, and I’m LOVING what she’s got to share! She is one of the crafty queens that I know, and a… Continue Reading

Family Picture Match Game for Kids
Picture Memory Game

Today, I introduce to you McKenzie from Girl Loves Glam. McKenzie recently put out a fabulous book called, The Busy Girls Guide to Make Up!  We met a few years ago at a blog conference, and I’ve texted… Continue Reading

DIY Orange Clover Sugar Scrub + Free "Everyday" Tag Printables |
Orange Clove Sugar Scrub + Tag Printables

Learn how to make a sugar scrub with orange clove flavors and a free printable to attach for a gift! Hi Capturing Joy readers! It’s Dawn from Dawn Nicole visiting today with a fun DIY… Continue Reading

3 ingredient overnight oats
3 Ingredient Overnight Oats

Have you ever tried overnight oatmeal? It’s a new endeavor for me, and it blew my mind!  I’ve always enjoyed oatmeal, but I’m very particular about texture.  Here is a simple & quick recipe that… Continue Reading

chippy chewy bars
Chippy Chewy Bars

Hi, everyone! Today’s recipe is Chippy Chewy Bars. They. Are. Decadent! It’s got a graham cracker base, and filled with peanut butter chips, coconut, & sweetened condensed milk. Also, when a recipe starts out with melted butter… Continue Reading

Family Photo Gallery Wall
Family Photo Gallery Wall

I’m delighted to introduce to you today, Abby from Twist Me Pretty. I am loving her gorgeous Family Photo Gallery Wall she has shared with us today! I love the mixture of pictures and graphics… Continue Reading

Canvas Wall Gallery
Canvas Wall Picture Gallery

I’m so happy to share the beautiful Canvas Wall Picture Gallery today in another installment of the Decorating with Pictures series this month. I LOVE how this looks, thanks to Jamie from The Crafting Chicks… Continue Reading

love story kissing
My Love Story~Chapter 26: Senior Year

{If you are new to My Love Story, you can read from the beginning here. If you want to refresh from the last chapter, do so here.} Once we got back to school, our world… Continue Reading

An Italian seasoned marinara sauce made from fresh butternut squash and Roma tomatoes, stewed together with red wine and vegetable broth in the crockpot.
Crockpot Butternut Squash Marinara Sauce

An Italian seasoned Crockpot Butternut Squash Marinara Sauce made from fresh butternut squash and Roma tomatoes, stewed together with red wine, vegetable broth, and olive oil in the crockpot. I don’t know about you, but Ragu… Continue Reading

Square framed pictures
Square Framed Prints

Today, I welcome Linda from Craftaholics Anonymous to the Decorating with Pictures series. I LOVE the colorful frames she has used with the family photos!  Linda is UBER crafty, I’m always impressed at the fabulous… Continue Reading

Ideas to decorate your home with photos
Floating Shelf of Picture Frames

I am loving this floating shelf of pictures frames from my friends at Over the Big Moon!   

Tons of Valentine's Printables all on one site
Tons of Valentine’s Printables all in One Place

Valentine’s Day is this week!!! I rounded up all of the posts I have on my site, all in one spot. Pick what you love most, then click on the link to the post to… Continue Reading

Dessert for Valentine's Day
Candy Covered Heart Shaped Brownies

These Candy Covered Heart Shaped Brownies are just a little treat we made recently with the kids that I thought I’d share in case anyone wants to order a pan and make some, too! It’s a… Continue Reading

Kids photo frame
Kids Room Photo Plaque

I’m happy to introduce you to Virginia, who shares her creativity over at Fynes Designs. We have not had the pleasure of meeting, but I recently discovered her last fall when I was looking for… Continue Reading

Free printable valentine gift idea
Ahoy Matey Valentine Printable

Valentine’s Day is next week, and thought I have a good handful of Valentine Printables on this site now, my kids need to decide what they will share! I shared this “Ahoy Matey, be my valentine… Continue Reading

Healthy lunch recipe
Salmon Cucumber Salad with Yogurt Dill Dressing

I interrupt the Decorating with Pictures series to share a most delicious healthy lunch recipe, this Salmon Cucumber Salad with Yogurt Dill Dressing. I’ve actually got a story to share along with this dressing–even two stories–so don’t… Continue Reading

Decorating with photos
Annual Couple Gallery Wall

I’m delighted to introduce you to my favorite DIY Twins, the Lolly Jane girls! Ok, they are not just my favorite twins, they are some of my favorites, period. I called these girls when I… Continue Reading

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