How to Paint a Garage Floor

Great tutorial on how to paint a garage floor. I can't believe what a difference this makes! //

We have been working really hard at getting our garage cleaned and organized for this month's Household Organization Diet.  While most of the big projects are finished up, I still have a few more little things to sort out over the next week or so.  We have gotten rid of a ton of stuff, cleaned from top to bottom, and done some fun organization ... [ Read More ]

The Best Summer Popsicle Recipes

21 of the best summer popsicle recipes! These look so good! //

The stores are slowly starting to fill with autumn decor and Back to School items, but I am still in full summer mode!  Summer is {by far!} my favorite season and I just want to soak up every minute of it!  Although we are in for some rain over the next couple of days, the sun is supposed to be returning on Friday and going strong through the ... [ Read More ]

Updated Fireplace and Mantel

Great ideas to update your fireplace! //

It seems a little strange to be writing about a fireplace makeover in the middle of the summer but  here I am!  I have actually been meaning to post about this for almost a year now {I was just waiting to finish up my DIY rustic wood crates} so it kind of feels good to get it off my "to-do" list!Our fireplace is located in our family room, just off ... [ Read More ]

Frozen Hot Chocolate Recipe

Frozen Hot Chocolate - so tasty and refreshing! //

We have had some amazing weather this summer and I have been enjoying every minute of it!  The only down side is that our house does not have air conditioning and pretty much turns into a sauna as soon as the warm weather hits.  During the heat waves, it is not uncommon for our bedrooms to get up to 95 degrees and our main floor is not much better ... [ Read More ]

DIY Wooden Crate Tutorial

These easy DIY wooden crates are beautiful and add tons of functional storage space. Great for pillows, blankets, toys, and more!

Can I tell you how excited I am that I am actually writing this post?  I built these wooden crates last summer and for some reason it has taken me a whole year to finish them off!  Just one of those projects that I couldn't quite figure out what to do with.  Well, they are now done, and I LOVE them!Whoever built our house must have been a bit ... [ Read More ]

Healthy Summer Snack Ideas

Lots of fun and healthy summer snack ideas! The kids will love these!

Summer is the perfect time to get your kids into a healthy eating routine. With all of the fresh fruits and vegetables available, it's not hard to put together a fun and tasty summer snack. Summer smoothies and popsicles are easy to make without all of the added sugar and it can be lots of fun creating your own custom flavors.  Here are 19 healthy ... [ Read More ]

How to Get Healthy Nails and Nail Care Giveaway

Tips on how to get healthy, natural nails.

This post is sponsored by Trind.  As always, all opinions are 100% my own. Okay guys.  I have been on a mission this past month to get my nails looking a little more presentable.  I have really never had nice nails - my nail beds have always been small and my nails are constantly breaking and peeling. Back in the "before I had kids" days {AKA when ... [ Read More ]

Egg and Toast Cups

The egg and toast cups make the perfect breakfast - just customize with your favorite toppings. Done on the grill or baked in the oven!

Breakfast is probably my favorite meal of the day, but with all of the typical morning chaos during the week, I usually only get a chance to enjoy it on the weekends.  Nothing beats a tasty, relaxing breakfast! I made up these toast and egg cups to use on our Stok grill for weekend camping trips but they can easily be made in the oven as well.My ... [ Read More ]

The Best S’mores Recipes

21 Mouth Watering S'mores Recipes! //

S'mores season is here!  There is nothing quite like a good campfire and a perfectly toasted, melt-in-your-mouth s'more to go with it.  Ohhh...I can almost taste it!Of course, just because you don't have a campfire, doesn't mean that you have to miss out on that amazing s'mores taste!  Check out these 21 awesome s'mores recipes for some fun ... [ Read More ]

The July Inspiration Exchange

The July Inspiration Exchange Linky Party.

Hey guys!  Welcome back to another month of The Inspiration Exchange!  We can't wait to see what you have been up to! This month we have the fabulous Sarah from Bombshell Bling and Mary Beth from Cupcakes and Crinoline joining us as our guest hosts.   If you don't know them yet, you must check out their blogs.  I'm sure you will love them as ... [ Read More ]