Christmas Gift Scavenger Hunt Clues (part 2)

My first Christmas Gift Scavenger Hunt was so popular I’ve had requests to create another one. It’s nothing fancy but appropriate for all ages and utilizes items found in almost every home. Christmas Gift Scavenger Hunt Clues Clue #1 Wrap this first clue and give to the recipient Empty box? Not to worry, Check the […]

The Thrift Store Game

Lest you think all we did on our girl’s getaway to Atlanta was eat amazing food, I wanted to tell you about one of the most memorable activities of our trip. The thrift store game! It’s perfect for youth groups or crazy moms like us who are celebrating being away from their children by acting […]

DIY Pumpkin Pie Sugar Scrub

As the heat comes to an end and you reach for your favorite seasonal latte from Starbucks, let Indie Lee, creator of the eco-chic and all-natural skincare line, soothe your sun drenched skin and give you a flawless fall complexion with her DIY Pumpkin Pie Sugar Scrub. Inspired by the Indie Lee fan favorite Coconut […]

Curious George Birthday Party (Sweet T Turns Three!)

Sweet T is obsessed with Curious George so naturally she celebrated turning 3 with a Curious George birthday party. We kept things simple by only inviting a few family members and making sure Sweet T and Gus were the only small children present. I made the cupcakes from a cake mix and frosted them using […]

I miss the 90’s

Am I the only one who thinks of the decade before this one as the 90’s? I’ll even catch myself thinking “Oh please this is the 90’s. Who cares?” I’m afraid 1992 was 20 years ago and I’m having a fit of nostalgia.  Why? Politics: we were worried about this crap Instead of this crap […]

Beach Party Theme

Our MOPS group kicked off its first meeting last week. Since this year’s theme is “Plunge In,” the ladies came up with a beach party theme that was put together so well. Where did they come up with all these beach party ideas? While I was excited to reconnect with friends and see some new […]

Cake Pop #Fail

Today kids, we’re going to learn how to make cake pops. *snort* My friend Lexi and I decided to attempt them together. Actually I decided to make cake pops and wreck her kitchen to do it. Details, details. Everything started off fine. Her husband even came in at this point in the process, stole sampled […]

How to Solve the Cracker Barrel Game

Ahh the famous Cracker Barrel Game. Do you know the one I’m talking about? The triangle peg game that you try to figure out while waiting for your food? You want so badly to be a genius, but that little triangle peg game keeps reminding you that you’re an ignoramous. You are smarter than this peg board […]

How to Fold a Towel Animal: Swan

The towel swan is one of the easiest towel animals to create. I like to make two and place them nose to nose on our guest bed whenever a couple comes to visit. You will need: 1 bath towel or sheet Sunglasses (optional) Step 1: Lay out the bath towel horizontally then fold the top […]

Hey Girl Hubs Edition

I love the Hey Girl Ryan Gosling meme. Every time a new one pops up on Pinterest I crack up. Hubs thinks they are pretty funny too since he has three sisters, a mom, a wife, and a daughter. He knows women! My favorite so far? It’s a toss up between: or (since I’m a wannabe […]