Photo / Drawing Keychain Gift [from kids] Idea!

I made these keychains for my mom and my mother-in-law for Mother's Day.  They have a few different pieces, which I think come together in a very cute way. Materials: Photo Plastic Card* Keychain Shrinky Dinks ($6 at Hobby Lobby) Beads Extra Charms (optional) Scissors Hole Punch Mod Podge Oven / Toaster Oven Colored Pencils Washi Tape Glue Stick Paint Brush Small Notepad / Similar (to press Shrinky Dinks) * I do not recommend using a credit card; instead, save one of those … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 22: Last Week of School

Theme: Last Week of School Color: Pink I am loving putting colored pencil doodles on my weeklies!! … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 21: Fairy Land

Theme: Fairy Land Color: Red This is my favorite weekly so far!!  I love it! It was inspired by @quirkyheart on Instagram and she used the hashtag #itsgonnabemay. … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 16: Holy Week

Theme: Holy Week Color: Purple Have a blessed Holy Week everyone! Feel free to share YOUR planners! … [Read more...]

Choc-y Milk, Movie Promos, Boo-anas, & Other Saturday Laughs

5. Hobbs has been sick and he was having fun with his "sick voice".  The funniest thing he said was a movie promo after watching Cupcakes & TR playing one morning: "A boy... caught in a struggle... between pleasing his sister and being himself. THIS SUMMER Caleb is... a butt." I'm still laughing about it. 4. I'm so funny. 3. One morning, TR was playing with the magnet letters on the fridge and he would come up to me while I washed the dishes to tell me what he "wrote".  The best … [Read more...]

Taco Bake – Even Better Than I Thought It Would Be!!!

This turned out AMAZING!!! I've had it pinned for a while now, and just this past week finally decided to try it. Ingredients: 1 lb Ground Beef 10oz Can Diced Tomatoes with Green Chilis 1/2 Cup Water 1 Cup (actually a little less) Sour Cream 2 Tablespoons Taco Seasoning (or one package) 8 oz Bag of Taco Cheese Corn Tortilla Chips Instructions: - Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.  Grease a 9x13 dish. - Brown beef over medium heat.  Drain. - Add diced tomatoes and green chilis, … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 15: Paisley Tangle and NEW BUJO!

I got a Leuchtturm 1917! and it's LIME!  Isn't it lovely?! Cupcakes gave me this unicorn sticker which matches it PERFECTLY!  Love love love!  I hope the sticker stays on; the elastic goes right over that part. April 1st was my first day in! Theme: Paisley Tangle Color: Light Blue Misc. New Stuff (this quote ^ is actually in my old BuJo.) … [Read more...]

How I Motivate Myself to Clean My House

It's SPRING CLEANING SEASON, my friends!!  Do you like to a spruce during this time of year?? I don't think there are many people who truly enjoy cleaning.  Some definitely do, but I'm not one of them.  But the house must be cleaned!  Something I *do* love is games.  So I found a group on Facebook that actually makes cleaning your house into a game.  Not only that, but it makes it a fairly quick task! Photo Credit - Flickr Creative Commons How It Works: There are a few different games, … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 13: In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb

Theme: In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb Color: Pink I just wish the weather matched my Bujo!  #Chicago My friend, Peaches sent me an amazing sticker so I had to stick it into my Bujo!! Let's See Your Planner!! … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Yogurt Dip for Apples

I'm trying to eat healthier by adding more fruits and vegetables to my diet.  I even wrote a post about it.  This is one of the 13 ideas from the post, "13 Ways to Add Fruits & Veggies to Your Routine in a Tasty Way" Ingredients: 1/4 Cup Peanut Butter 1/2 Vanilla Greek Yogurt 2 Tablespoons Orange Juice Apple Slices Instructions: Simply mix the Peanut Butter, Yogurt, and Orange Juice together in a bowl. Dip your apples in, eat, and enjoy!! Do YOU have any fun Apple Dip … [Read more...]