Simply Jo Designs


My friend Amanda who I grew up with in grade school recently started her own jewelery making business called Simply Jo Designs! Her artful jewelry are mainly pieces of sterling silver engraved necklace pendants with inspirational words, sayings, and other phrases her clients like. My personal favorites are  the necklaces with freshwater pearls and swarovski [...]

Easter Peeps Soap


Do these look like the real thing or what? Easter marshmallow Peeps are a staple each year in our house, they are probably not the healthiest of treats with its fluffy sugar coated marshmallow. Thanks to Fizzy Bubbles for making our favorite childhood treat into a soap! This company makes a few other novelty bath [...]

Don’t Bug Me I’m Reading


With TV and video games taking charge in some homes these days, geting kids excited about reading can be somewhat of a challenge. I am fortunate at my center to have our local library drop off a tub full of books to us every two months! The kids get so excited about getting a new [...]

Lucky Lime Drinks


Check out this yummy GREEN recipe from Amazing I thought about making virgin Green River drinks for St.Patty’s Day, but this Lucky Lime Drink looks more kid friendly and has items that are easily found in the grocery store! Ingredients: Lime Sorbet 7-up Whip Cream Green Sprinkles Directions: Put one or two small scoops [...]

Bell Pepper Shamrock Prints


Keeping in the theme of GREEN for the month of March, I found Katie over at Katie’s Nesting Spot made Bell Pepper Shamrock Prints! I have done Apple Prints with my kiddos in the past in the fall when we do apple tasting, but I have never thought of trying bell peppers as shamrocks for [...]

Free Printable File Folders


If you are an organizer freak like me but like to do your business in style then you will love Whisker Graphics FREE printable File Folders! They are a fun modern design playing around with the basic shape of a square. These will work great in my file cabinet at home and I know Jeff [...]

Lucky Charms Treat Bars


This is such a fun and creative way to make a St.Patrick’s Day treat using a familiar ingredient such as Lucky Charms! Thanks to Jewel of A Book for mustering up this neat treat I love the idea of this and I know my kids will gobble them up ASAP. Ingredients: 3 Tablespoons butter or [...]

Printable Freezer Lablels


Ever reach your hand back into your freezer and find some Ziploced tin-foiled block that who knows what it is and how long it has been in hiding? We have all so been there, no need to waste good food because Martha Stewart has FREE printable freezer labels! Just print them out on adhesive-backed paper [...]

Easter Egg Wreath


I just fell in love with this Easter Egg wreath! The pastel colors are so simple and sweet. I saw a similar one today at Target but it was more on the cheesier side with brighter colors and spendier too. Of course I planned to make a more craftier and personalized one myself but didnt [...]

Birdwating Binoculars


Sandy over at Just For Fun made bird wating binoculars with her kiddos! With a few extra toilet paper rolls laying around the house,this product is easy,quick, and 100% recycled! Supplies Needed: 2 toilet paper rolls or paper towel rolls yarn or string markers and other decorative items to embellish Directions: 1. Color two toilet [...]