Boston Cream Cake by This decadent cake is assembled in under 10 minutes
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Family Meal Plan #6 by

Wooden Valentine’s Blocks


I’m happy to introduce my friend, blog assistance, and occasional contributor to you all! Jessica blogs at Mommy Envy, and she has been very helpful with some behind the scenes on my site the past 6 months and I’m VERY grateful!  She grew up in a small town near me in Texas, but now lives in Colorado! We’ve never actually met in real life, but I get to meet her at a conference in February,… Continue Reading

Fabric Christmas Countdown Chain

Fabric Christmas Countdown Chain

For some, the next few days will be filled with travel and family and craziness! For others, they might be relaxing at home with a good book or craft activity. This Fabric Christmas Countdown Chain is a fun activity to whip up that you can enjoy year after year!  I shared this a few weeks ago at I Heart Nap Time, and now I’m sharing it at  my “home.”   This was a new idea… Continue Reading

Kids Christmas Craft: Plastic Ornament Filling


    I’ve got a fun little Kids Christmas Craft to share today. I found these clear plastic ornaments at a few different craft stores, and was SO excited! Am I the only one that cringes when glass ornaments and kids get near each other? I even remember it as a holiday class activity for my son in first grade–yikes!! There are so many fun things you can put inside of these ornaments, you can… Continue Reading

Button Heart Valentine Craft

button heart art

Yesterday, I had the decision to either a) clean my messy kitchen or b) make this cute Valentine’s craft that I saw here.  I chose B!  I used the red frame I spray painted from my Christmas art and already had the buttons and canvas in my crafty stash from something I was going to make a year ago but never did.  Nice!  I like adding a little purple into the heart theme. I made the pink… Continue Reading

Giveaway #5 winner and My Vintage Milk Jug Can step by step


I’m losing this crowd with the giveaways….I’ll stop, I promise!  The winner for the local giveaway, which is a mini portrait session and 10 prints is……ERIN LUGO in Pflugerville!  Erin–email me!!!  Trust me on the, I had to separate the local/far away comments and then count.  All other locals that commented and then book a session will get $25 off  a session fee plus a free mini accordian album with print purchase. The winner… Continue Reading