Arts & Crafts DIY Home Decor

DIY Fabric Covered Light Plate And Letter

We are in the middle of getting stuff together for the walls of our new nursery. We decided to make a comic book theme and I was finding it hard to find stuff that wasn’t really collectors items and such. I decided to make our own. It was really quite simple. Here is how I covered my light switch plate and giant letter with fabric.

Arts & Crafts Baby Birthdays Celebrations DIY

DIY First Birthday Banner and Matching Outfit

Birthdays, like boomerangs, come and go, and with children it seems like they come out of nowhere when you least expect them. My daughter will be turning one in April and I do not know where the time has gone, I do not remember throwing that boomerang! Inevitably, time marches on, and in two short months will be the apex of my one-year journey, so far, the crème de la crème…her first birthday party.

Travel Vacation Ideas

Places To Visit: Harbour Village Beach Club, The Caribbean’s Best Kept Secret

Thriving naturally as the “B” of the ABC islands, with select direct flights and just two stoplights on island, Bonaire remains refreshingly less developed than its neighbors, Aruba and Curacao. Located on the island’s four-acre, private peninsula within an exclusive beachfront enclave — 86 miles east of Aruba (50 miles north of Venezuela and 30 miles east of Curacao), outside the hurricane zone — lies the Caribbean’s “best kept secret” and Bonaire’s only five star resort, Harbour Village Beach Club, a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Arts & Crafts DIY Holidays Seasonal

Up-cycling Your Valentine’s Day Vase

Odds are this Valentines Day you received flowers from someone special in your life, this holiday alone see flowers rake in about $1.9 billion! With those flowers typically comes a vase, so what do you do with that vase when you are done, put it in a cabinet to collect dust until you receive more flowers, or do you up-cycle them to use them as a centerpiece in a different room of the house? I like to do the latter and add some fake flowers to them for a classier everyday look. Over the years, I have collected my fair-share of vases and had come up with this quick 5-10 minute craft to up-cycle them. First you will need a few supplies:

Arts & Crafts DIY Everyday Tips & Ideas

DIY Beauty Treatments Inspired By Your Favorite Snacks

Spring has sprung; the weather is getting warmer and that also means summer will be here sooner than later. We love summer. We love the beautiful fruity scents, the tasty summer treats and the beautiful light and airy summer wardrobe essentials. If your skin is still dry and you still feel a bit dull from the harshness of winter, then it’s time to try a few fun new DIY treatments to help make you perfectly ready for the warm weather ahead. Here are some of our favorite summer beauty treatments, inspired by our favorite tasty summer treats and drinks.

Baby Everyday Kids Moms Motherhood Parenting

This Is Why I Don’t Do Mornings

Woke up this morning feel great, feeling good. The baby slept 15 minutes shy of a whole 6 hours and I felt refreshed. I brought her into bed with us and got up to quickly have a shower (I haven’t had a morning shower in MONTHS) before my husband took our oldest to school. I got dressed, I put on makeup, this day is AWESOME. I have my sh*t together. Look at me! I can do this! This rocks!!!!!

Kids Parenting

Teaching Your Children the Value of Family, One Step at a Time

It seems as if the modern world is designed to drive families apart. We are constantly plugged in to the world but unplugged from each other. Our children are more concerned with how many “likes” they get than how much “love” they give. Raising a child that is family-focused and respectful is not impossible it just takes time and attention. Put down your phone, unplug your laptop and try one or all of these ideas.