Silhouette Black Friday Sale


I LOVE my Silhouette and I am going through some withdrawals this week. Right before leaving I made a couple of holiday items including this plate and tin.  {Cookies for Santa Tin} {Cookies for Santa Plate} You will probably see a lot more ideas like this from me because I am so obsessed! You’re going to love all of the ideas so you might as well get you a Silhouette Machine too! Silhouette has some fun sales going on starting now! {Read More}

How to Create Visual Content for Blog Posts

How to Create Visual Content

I am not receiving compensation for this post and opinions are 100% my own. I’m starting something new here on the blog. Mondays will be dedicated to marketing content. Why Mondays? Because I like the alliteration. I love marketing and social media. I got my start in social media by accident through my collage job. From there my marketing background help me land new jobs. Right before becoming a stay at home mom I was a career advisor and everyday {Read More}

Cookies for Santa Vinyl – Christmas ideas for Silhouette

Cookies for Santa Plate

I’ve been in Texas visiting my family this week but before I left I put away the Fall decor and started bringing out the Christmas decor. I’m in Texas for Thanksgiving and I wanted to be able to come home and listen to Christmas music and put up the Christmas tree.  I also received my Silhouette Portrait machine right before leaving and quickly became addicted to all the fun things I can make with it now! I am sure I {Read More}

25 Apothecary Jar Filler Ideas for Christmas

25 Apothecary Jar Fillers for Christmas

Last week I went to a craft night with ladies at my church and had so much fun. It’s been a while since I’ve had an evening with the girls. My life is a little outnumbered these days. I love my boys but there’s just something about crafting and hanging out with the girls that is so fun. Plus my husband and oldest were leaving for a road trip and a girls’ night was a perfect distraction.  At the craft night {Read More}

PicMonkey Tutorial: How to Boost Your Makeup

How to Boost Your Makeup with PicMonkey

If you have ever taken a selfie on a good hair day or make up day you know that pictures sometimes don’t show the awesomeness. Photographers sometimes tell their clients to do their makeup more than they would normally do because it just doesn’t show up in pictures. Sometimes I over do my makeup and it still doesn’t show up in pictures. Now I am not a “have to have makeup” kind of gal but if I am going to {Read More}

How to Schedule Facebook Posts

How to Schedule Facebook Posts

Facebook has made another change. You may have noticed your schedule options has disappeared on your business pages. Well good news is it hasn’t. It takes a little longer to get to but it’s still there. Here’s how to schedule Facebook posts. Instead of being a clock underneath the status update, it is now a dropdown menu on the bottom right side of your status update. So write your post, add your pictures then click the down arrow. You then {Read More}

Coral Kitchen Hutch Before and After

Before and After Kitchen Hutch

Remember when I shared my kitchen cabinets and said I had a fun project happening on the opposite wall that I couldn’t show? Well here it is! My coral kitchen hutch! The fact that I love color isn’t a secret, even to my readers. I mean I really really love color. So painting my kitchen hutch a coral color shouldn’t be a surprise by now.  Coral is a really hard color to pick out, especially if you are turning into {Read More}

How to Turn Pictures Black and White

PicMonkey Tutorial: How to edit your pictures with PicMonkey

Last week I shared with you a PicMonkey Tutorial that showed you how I quickly edit my pictures before getting them printed. You can see the tutorial here. This week I’m showing you a new PicMonkey tutorial: How to Turn Pictures Black and White.   As always I highly suggest you learn how to use your camera in manual mode. I couldn’t have done it without “Say No to Auto” by Kristen Duke.  PicMonkey Tutorial: How to Turn Pictures Black and {Read More}

My Fitness Journey: Postpartum Weight Loss


I’m typically nauseous my whole pregnancy unless I eat 6 small meals each day with crackers in between. You try telling a pregnant lady not to overeat and see if you survive! During the last month or two I start to feel cooped up. You know how winter blues feel because you’ve been stuck inside all winter? I start thinking about all the workouts I want to start on and all the outdoor activities I can do.  Tell me you {Read More}

Easy DIY Chalkboard Tutorial

Easy DIY Chalkboard

Last week I shared this easy diy chalkboard tutorial over at Bombshell Bling and this week I am sharing it with you! I am so happy with the way it turned out. The original frame I was going to use ended up falling and busting the glass. While I removed the glass I ended up cutting myself (while I told myself to be careful of course). I like this frame much better! I have a collection of frames I purchase {Read More}