Birthday Gag Gift – Jar of Suckers (40 Sucks!)

By |May 20, 2014|

It seems like a lot of people around me are turning 40 these days. (Not me quite yet – soon enough!) Last year when […]

Cute DIY Butterfly Footprints

By |May 9, 2014|

I love making things myself to hang on our walls. I think it really helps make our house feel like a home when we’re […]

20 Thoughtful and Creative Gifts for Her

By |April 22, 2014|

Mother’s Day will be here before we know it! As you start thinking about gift ideas for the special ladies in your life, I […]

Giveaway – Win $150 to Spend at Minted! EXPIRED!!!

By |March 25, 2014|

Congratulations to Christina H! You just won $150 to spend at Minted… woohoo!!! You have an email in your inbox from me to tell […]

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    Give Your Child a Safe Journal… A Safe Place to Ask You Anything!

Give Your Child a Safe Journal… A Safe Place to Ask You Anything!

By |March 9, 2014|

When my oldest daughter was turning 10, I began to realize just how fast time was really going. My youngest was still an infant, […]

10 Thoughts on How to Raise Grateful Children

By |December 18, 2013|

If you are reading this, you have access to the internet.  That already makes you more privileged than most people in the world.  At […]

15 Fun Photo Gifts From My Favorite Card Sites

By |December 7, 2013|

Minted, Tiny Prints, and Shutterfly are easily my three favorite places from which to order cards this time of year.  I have ordered my […]

20 Unique Gifts for the Man Who Has Everything

By |November 26, 2013|

We ladies are so easy to shop for… give us some pretty personalized stationery, a meaningful bracelet, or something we can wear (love these cool […]

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    6 Smart Reasons You Should Use a Gift Spreadsheet to Make Life Easier

6 Smart Reasons You Should Use a Gift Spreadsheet to Make Life Easier

By |November 9, 2013|

The holidays are approaching quickly, and this time of year can become so overwhelming… especially for those of us who typically do all the […]

25 Personalized Gift Ideas for Kids

By |November 6, 2013|

With four daughters, we do a lot of hand-me-downs around here.  Maybe that’s why I’m such a fan of personalized gifts for kids!  I […]

Custom Photo Cards! Who Says They’re Just for Christmas?

By |April 28, 2013|

Nowadays, I think most of us use pictures in our holiday cards.  Some people still print their photos and then insert them in their […]

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    50 Gift Ideas for the Ladies in Your Life: Perfect for Mother’s Day!

50 Gift Ideas for the Ladies in Your Life: Perfect for Mother’s Day!

By |April 25, 2013|

Mother’s Day is just over two weeks away already–how did that happen?!  I am still getting used to writing “2013” on my checks (not […]

First Birthday Party Ideas, Details & Decorations

By |April 18, 2013|

My youngest of four girls just turned one–sniff!  I can’t believe I will never have another first birthday party to throw!  With this being […]

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    Baby’s First Year Photo Book: A Special First Birthday Gift for Your Child

Baby’s First Year Photo Book: A Special First Birthday Gift for Your Child

By |April 10, 2013|

I am so excited to share this idea with you!!  When I first started taking these pictures of my daughter each month, I really […]

First Year Baby Pictures: Show Scale Each Month

By |April 9, 2013|

This post has been a year in the making!  I started taking these pictures six months before I even had this blog… I first […]

Easy Polka Dot Cake & Cupcakes

By |March 22, 2013|

This little cake and cupcakes were so easy, but they look pretty darn impressive, if I do say so myself!  :)  I whipped them […]