DIY Fireplace Makeover and a Paint Tool Hack!

I refreshed my fireplace, y’all. DIY Fireplace Makeover (and a Paint Tool Hack) It wasn’t DRASTIC, yet IT WAS. I went with the brightest white… which, when comparing the photos side-by-side, one can see the original white-ish fireplace was actually smokers-teeth white. Or yellow. YES. A fireplace makeover was a long time coming. We have […]

How To Make Owl Pancakes

I stumbled upon an idea – OWL PANCAKES – in a magazine. I made said owl pancakes one day and thought… “HEY! I NEED TO TELL PEOPLE ABOUT THIS!” When I went to make this video, I could not find the magazine… on account of MY LIFE. So, in full disclosure – this was not […]

The Monday Minute – Getting Rid of Fruit Flies & Other Things

Hey guys! The Monday Minute – Getting Rid of Fruit Flies & Other Things Sounds like a good time to me! Herefollows the latest installment of The Monday Minute (or two, in shich I try to help make a “case of the Mondays” a GOOD thing!)… If you do take the time to watch all […]

Advice for High School Grads & Senior Portraits from the 90s

In today’s video I share a piece of… Advice for High School Grads! There is a lot of advice one can give to upcoming grads. But they don’t really take advice anyway so I just stuck with one piece of advice… just in case. I also shared pictures from my own senior portrait set, and […]

Whole30 Snack- The Apple Donut!

You don’t have to be Whole30-ing to eat this. You don’t have to be Whole30-ing to WANT eat this Whole30 Snack… THIS particular donut is a great fit for vegans, vegetarians, Whole30-ers, those who eat clean, or anyone just looking for a snack that is fun, delicious, and out-of-the-ordinary. It’s also a great treat for […]

9 Best Dance Videos of 2017

Herefollows a list of 9 videos that I consider the BEST DANCE VIDEOS of 2017. Some may or may not have been born before 2017, but these are all videos that I have enjoyed this year. They have either provided some sort of viral LOL or AMAZE for me at some point this year. I […]

Hard Cherry Cider and Bourbon Cocktail

I came across this drink… the Cherry Bomb Bourbon Whiskey. Hard Cherry Cider and Bourbon Cocktail But it’s winter and I couldn’t find cherries, so I went with what I had, therefore this Hard Cherry Cider and Bourbon Cocktail recipe. What I did have was Luxardo maraschino cherries.   If you have not tried Luxardo cherries (affiliate […]

Barilla and Galbani: Baked Rigatoni Lasagne

*This is post is sponsored by Barilla & Galbani (at Walmart). Though I have received compensation, all opinion is my own. Greetings dinner-makers and seekers of delicious-and-pretty-simple casseroles that the entire family will love! Barilla and Galbani: Baked Rigatoni Lasagne Nothing brings people together like food. And there is little else in life we mamas […]

Homemade Hot Cocoa (with free printable!)

Homemade Hot Cocoa. Who doesn’t love a little hot cocoa? My family’s favorite hot cocoa is the kind I make. It’s my the recipe my mom used when I was a kid. Now that my hot water comes to me caffeinated (coffee)… I love to add this hot cocoa mix to a cup of coffee. […]

Holiday Craft Time! Let’s Make a JOY Sign!

Hi guys! It’s Holiday Craft Time! Let’s make a JOY sign, shall we? There’s a lil’ bit of sawing involved, and then a fair amount of glue. It’s a JOY sign! I just grabbed a couple 6 foot boards (already stained) over there the Home Depot… then I found a J and a Y at […]