Easy No-Sew DIY Minion Costumes

By |September 22, 2013|

This Halloween costume idea is simply genius.  I can say that because I didn’t come up with it; my super-creative friend did!  Last fall, […]

Perfect Mini Ice Pack for Kids: Freeze Condiment Packets

By |July 13, 2013|

As a mom of four, we’ve gone through a lot of Band-Aids in this house over the last 10+ years.  We’re talking a lot. […]

30 Tips to Help Keep Your Laundry from Making You Crazy

By |July 7, 2013|

This post was written as a sponsored post for Organize-It.  All thoughts and opinions are completely my own.

Laundry can be the most exhausting, monotonous, mundane […]

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    Layer Clothes Vertically for More Space, Easier Viewing, & Neater Drawers

Layer Clothes Vertically for More Space, Easier Viewing, & Neater Drawers

By |June 25, 2013|

My super-smart (and super-organized!) sister-in-law gave me the idea to arrange clothes vertically in drawers back when I was writing this post with 100+ […]

Kitchen Tip: Make Sticky Substances Pop Right Out

By |June 14, 2013|

I bake a lot, so I love this tip.  When you are working with sticky substances such as shortening or peanut butter, don’t you […]

b & d Hand Trick for Place Settings

By |June 7, 2013|

Summer is here!  And so is wedding season… we don’t go to as many weddings as we used to–the year we got married, we […]

Keep a Medicine Chart: Never Miss a Dose Again!

By |May 25, 2013|

Over the last three months, I’ve had kids on antibiotics five separate times–sometimes they were overlapping.  It’s almost impossible to keep up with all […]

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    Decorate With Family Photos and Hang a Wall Gallery With Ease

Decorate With Family Photos and Hang a Wall Gallery With Ease

By |May 20, 2013|

We finished some house renovations in January of 2012, just before daughter #4 was born. Since her birth, I’ve been so busy keeping up […]

Use Duct Tape to Mark Your Gear

By |May 12, 2013|

This tip comes straight from my oldest daughter.  She’s a soccer player, and at her practices there are 50+ girls who all have water […]

Best Ever, Hands Down! Easy DIY Gift Idea

By |May 6, 2013|

I think this is such a fun, simple idea!  Using the wording “Best _____ Ever… Hands Down!” works for anybody!  I actually made this […]

Press & Roll Citrus Fruits to Get More Juice

By |May 3, 2013|

I used to watch my friend roll her orange like nobody’s business before she would peel or cut it.  I finally asked her what […]

Hang Pictures Quickly Using Toothpaste!

By |April 28, 2013|

I am the picture-hanger in our house.  My husband can’t stand doing that kind of thing–he really just doesn’t have the patience or the […]

DIY 5-Minute Chalkboard Sign

By |April 20, 2013|

Cute chalkboard signs are everywhere these days!  I have admired them for so long in friends’ holiday cards, birth announcements, invitations, and in pictures […]

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 […]

Store Knives Sharp Edge Up to Prevent Dulling

By |April 12, 2013|

If you store your knives in the original wood block they came in (like I do), you are probably dulling your knives inadvertently!  My […]

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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 […]