Gardening Tips – Bug Repelling Plants

bug repelling plants

Bug Repelling Plants One thing that most people can agree upon in regards to the "Great Outdoors" is that bugs take a bite out of the amount of enjoyment one can get from spending time in the elements. Personally I live in Florida and I am trying to spend a lot more time outdoors with my kids enjoying the weather and creating a garden before the weather turns to unbearably hot, with a side of hurricane, and a splash of mosquito infestation. ...

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Easy Mother’s Day Flower Craft: Coffee Filter Flowers

Coffee Filter Flowers

Easy Mother’s Day Flower Craft: Coffee Filter Flowers Happy Spring Ya'll! When I looked out my window this morning I noticed that my tulips from last year are starting to sprout! I'm so excited that they made it through the winter! Seeing those little buds gave me some inspiration for a fun Mother's Day craft to do you with my daughter! This Easy Mother's Day Flower Craft is super cute, colorful and made out of something you probably already have, coffee filters! This would be so fun to ...

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Easy Easter Bunny Paper Plate Craft

Easter Bunny Paper Plate Craft

Easy Easter Bunny Paper Plate Craft It's a beautiful day outside down here in the south today! The perfect day to do some crafts with my daughter (which we did!). Can you believe we are only a few weeks away from Easter!? This week we are heading to Orlando for Spring Break, so I wanted to get some Easter Crafts done early so we would have some fun stuff already lined up for when we get back. So I bring you this Easy Easter Bunny Paper Plate Craft that your kids will have a blast making and ...

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Edible Easter Peeps Houses

Edible Peeps Houses

Edible Easter Peeps Houses   When I looked outside this morning I saw something I haven't seen in about 2 or 3 months, sunshine! What a beautiful site! The sunshine got me in the mood to make a fun Easter Project to share with all of you! My daughters absolute favorite Easter (or really, any other time of year) candy are Peeps! What's not to love about a sugar covered marshmallow in cute little shapes right!? So over the weekend we made these super cute Edible Easter Peeps ...

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How to Start a Vegetable Garden

How to Start a Vegetable Garden

How to Start a Vegetable Garden Creating and maintaining a vegetable garden really cannot compete with the convenience of my local grocery store, so I am hard pressed to consider it a viable option. I feel like I am probably not the only one who wants to dive in, but is unsure how to get started and what to plant where and when. I cannot be the only one who is clueless and needs a breakdown on how to have a green thumb for dummies like me to be able to get started. Can I? ...

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20 Free Family Date Ideas Everyone Will Love!

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20 Free Family Date Ideas Everyone Will Love! Spring and Summer break will be here before you know it. That means we have to think of fun things to do with our kids! I personally love summer break. Not having to wake up early and getting to spend time with my kids makes me one happy mama. But that also means that we need ideas to keep everyone entertained and happy without breaking the bank. Which made me want to think of free family date ideas that family's can enjoy together without ...

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Spring Break Stay at Home Vacation Ideas for Kids

Spring Break Snackation and Stay at Home Vacation Ideas for Kids

It is that time of year. You know it is going to happen, and you need to be prepared. What am I talking about? Spring Break and it is around the corner. The kids are coming home for a week, and I need to think of educational things we can do together. I am also on a strict budget, so I needed stay at home vacation ideas for kids. I have a limited amount of time to prepare because I dropped the ball on being ready to work from home and have the kids home. The budget is a factor because we are ...

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12 Fun St Patricks Day Kids Crafts

St.Patricks Day Crafts

12 Fun St Patricks Day Kids Crafts Now that February is coming to a close it's time to welcome spring and the next upcoming holiday, St.Patrick's Day! St. Patrick's Day is one of my favorite holidays because my favorite color is green! And I'm also 1/4 Irish so it's fun to celebrate my ancestors history.  ...

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Stay At Home Dates

stay at home dates

Stay At Home Dates I often wonder what keeps a relationship alive other than love. The answer is making time for one another. I know time gets away from us and our lives are fill of all the things on our to do list but really we need to step back and clear a night to make time for the person that you promised to love forever. I have several posts on cheap date ideas.  This is a sampling of ideas to try at home. I take every Friday night and my husband and I go to the gym to swim together. ...

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DIY Snowman Donut On A Stick + Free Printable Dice Game!

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DIY Snowman Donut On A Stick + Free Printable Dice Game! Disclosure: This is a sponsored post brought to you buy Hostess, as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own :) DIY Snowman on a Stick- Do you know what my favorite part of the holiday are? Doing fun crafts with my kids! We are a crafting family all year long, but we kick it into high gear during the holidays. You can expect my kids to make homemade gifts, our house to be decorated, and for us to bring the most festive snacks ...

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