My Dream Party Station! Girls with Power Tools!

I finished my table using power tools

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by RYOBI and Everywhere Agency has provided me with compensation for this post; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. #RYOBINation  Let me just say that girls with power tools rock! I love working with my hands and building something. It feels great! It all started when my husband and I built our garage together. During the day while he was at work I framed all the walls by myself while my infant son took his naps. It took me weeks but ...

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How to Hollow Out Oranges

How to hollow out oranges to use as fruit bowls filed with blackberries so easy so pretty

How to Hollow Out Oranges A few weeks ago, we stayed at a lovely bed and breakfast in Lynchburg, VA. We had a four course breakfast that was insanely good. One of the courses was fresh berries served in an orange. The berries were good but I thought the presentation was so cute and clever. It would be perfect for a nice luncheon or maybe a bridal shower brunch. I decided to try to make them myself. And since I was able to figure it out, I am sharing the steps with you on how to hollow ...

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Simple Playdough Recipe

2 Ingredient Simple Playdough Recipe

Simple Playdough Recipe This Simple Playdough Recipe is a great way to recycle. Do you have conditioner that you do not like? What do you do with it? This is a great way to put it to use. If you have lotions that you're tired of the scents, this is a nice way to change it up. I can tell you I hate the smell of a traditional playdough but my kids love playing with playdough, that meant that I had to find a way to make playdough for my kids that smells good. The result turned out great, I ...

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What Can You Recycle in the Bathroom?

Recycling tips for items found in the bathroom

Disclosure: This post was brought to you by CARE TO RECYCLE® and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own and I hope you enjoy them. What can you recycle in the bathroom? Earth Day is almost here. That means we all must take charge of our surroundings and figure out ways to make the items we use last longer or uses them in a new way. I know we all have what I call life hacks for the bathroom so I polled a group of my friends to get their best tips for recycling items found in a ...

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How to Organize your Home on a Budget

completely reorganized make up drawer with the perfect drawer organizers from Dollar Tree

Disclosure: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of DollarTree. However, these are my real messes and my real solutions for how to organize your home on a budget. My $11 Home Organization Project My Real Advice Gal tip when it comes to home organization is to just start. Start somewhere and start small. Personally, when I am facing a big job and I just don't know where to start I can get overwhelmed, then I shut down, and decide to pretend the job doesn't really need to ...

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Easy Silhouette Project: Easter Bunny Baskets

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Easy Silhouette Project DIY Easter Bunny Baskets Happy almost spring everyone! Here in Tennessee we have our first thunderstorm warning which can only mean one thing, spring is almost here! Springtime is probably my favorite time of the year. The flowers start to bloom, it's warm without being super hot, and we get to step out into the sunshine (almost) all the time. Perfect!  ...

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Getting Ready For The Big Game With A Snack Stadium

Snack Stadium

Getting Ready For The Big Game With A Snack Stadium So I'll admit, I am not a huge sports fan (Other than UK Basketball that is) but there is one sports event that I watch every year without fail, the Super Bowl! What can be more American than a good sports rivalry, hanging out with friends and some fun food? My family and I love getting together with some friends and watching the game. So when I was given the chance to work with Red Gold Tomatoes to make a cool snack for the big game I was ...

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Holiday Recipe Kids Can Make: Homemade Hot Chocolate Spoons

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Holiday Recipe Kids Can Make Homemade Hot Chocolate Spoons It's only 10 more days until Christmas! Are you still looking for a fun recipe or gift to make? Well then I have something super cute and easy for you to try! I'm talking about my Holiday Recipe Kids Can make, this  Homemade Hot Chocolate Spoons! This fun little craft/recipe is easy enough for your kids to do, and it also make for a yummy treat and a sweet gift idea! My daughter and I made these Hot Chocolate Spoons for her teacher ...

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Christmas Party Ideas For Kids

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Christmas Party Ideas For Kids   Can you believe that Christmas is in 17 days!? I don't know where this year went, I swear I was just grilling for 4th of July like two weeks ago, ha! So this year we are throwing our first Christmas party this year and we are planning on having quite a few kids running around our house which is something new for us. So while searching the web for some great Christmas Party Ideas for Kids to implement during our party I had a thought that there were ...

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Cream Cheese Caramel Apple Dip Gift In A Jar

caramel apple dip

The holidays are upon us! It's the first week of December, and if you haven't yet, it's time to start thinking about getting those Christmas gifts!  Items like this simply delicious cream cheese caramel apple dip make an amazing homemade gift in a jar projects to do with your children! Every year my daughter and I pick a homemade gift from our kitchen to share with family and friends. This is one of my favorite holiday traditions because I have so much fun spending time with my daughter, and ...

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