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Irish Blessing

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I hope you are gearing up for a full day of fun and are bedecked in at least a bit of green to keep the pinches at bay! This old Irish Blessing has always been one of my favorites. Used throughout generations as an invocation at special occasions, it is the read more »


Children’s Advent Calendar Printable {Free}

I absolutely love Christmas! It is without a doubt, my favorite holiday. I just love everything about it. The smells of Christmas trees, cookies baking, and cooler weather in the air. The sights of bright Christmas lights, houses decorated in their holiday best, and stockings hung by the mantle. I love the sounds of Christmas read more »

Spring 2012 Color Palatte

Spring Colors 2012

  It’s not a secret. I love color. Well, I also love neutrals. But color? Fuhgetaboutit! I’m a firm believer in using my entire box of crayons. That probably explains why I become so excited when the new colors for each season are announced by Pantone. For spring, they have selected colors that are pure read more »


unless {Mingle Monday}

One of my favorite Dr. Seuss books has always been The Lorax. I remember reading it as a little girl and being so taken away with the illustrations, but now as a Mother I am more taken with the story. Seuss definitely makes you think about the world and your impact on it. We are read more »


you are my sunshine printable {Mingle Monday}

For Valentine’s Day, my sweet husband made a playlist of all of our songs. Songs from while we were dating, songs we had sung in our wedding, songs that were favorites of Little Buddy’s growing up, and even newer songs that we love. It has to be one of my favorite presents ever. The other read more »

Keep on the Sunny Side

Sunny Side Free Printables {Mingle Monday}

As my Grandmother would work in her home, she normally had the radio or a record playing. The music would vary from classic bluegrass tunes, to gospel greats, to good ole country songs. She’d hum or sing along to the infectious tunes and encourage my sister and me to dance around and sing as we read more »

Gingerbread Playdough

Mingle Monday {Christmas Crafts with Kids}

Can you believe that Christmas is in two weeks? I still do not have my mind wrapped around that it will be here so soon! I still have a good bit of shopping and present making left to do, cards to address and mail, and more Christmas movies to watch. I like we’ve only watched read more »

ornament ball wreath 2

Mingle Monday {7 Christmas Wreaths Tutorials}

I absolutely adore Christmas wreaths. Honestly, I think I may have a bit of an obsession with them and couldn’t wait to show you the 7 Christmas wreath tutorials that I’m absolutely loving. Each of these could easily be made in some of my favorite Christmas Wreath tutorials and inspirations that I’ve found.   I read more »


Christmas Hand Wreath Craft

When Little Buddy was in pre-kindergarten, I, along with another mom, was his room mother. We planned all of the parties, gifts for teachers, and helped with field trips, and other activities. But without a doubt, my favorite thing to do was to visit the classroom and make crafts with them. This Christmas hand wreath read more »