Toy Story Alien Trick or Treat Bucket

Learn how easy it is to transform a neon green one dollar Halloween bucket into a Toy Story Alien Trick or Treat Bucket!  Last year, our family had a Toy Story theme for Halloween. My son wanted to be Buzz Lightyear and I was feeling extra guilty that I didn't DIY his costume. That's when I started thinking about what he would hold to trick or treat. At first I was going to make an alien themed bag--then I saw a neon green Halloween pumpkin at Walmart and I instantly knew I was going to … [Read more...]

How To Paint a Cabinet Without Chalk Paint

I'm excited to share this post today. I started writing this post when we were in the heart of our bathroom renovation and once we finished I was a bit burnt out. So I'm finally back to finish sharing a few more details on our bathroom renovation project. We've lived in our home for 3 years and I've yet to share about my kitchen cabinet painting experience. I will eventually blog about them--maybe. In any event, I used chalk paint because that's what I was most comfortable with. However, since … [Read more...]

Create a Paper Butterfly Wall using the Cricut Maker

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. I'm so excited to share today's post. I've been meaning to share this project for the past year and a half, and today it's finally happening. I'm finally going to start sharing my daughters floral nursery. When we found out we were having a girl, the first thing I started doing was looking at bedding and nursery themes. I really wanted a flamingo theme, but I was very limited … [Read more...]

Minted Has the Perfect Back-to-School Calendars

Thank you Minted for sponsoring today's post. I received compensation plus a calendar and name labels for this post. As always, all opinions are my own.  Last week, I shared how my son started back to school. I shared that adorable "Elementary School Rocks" pencil box + FREE PNG File to make your own. This is his second year in school *second year of preschool before he starts elementary school. Very exciting, although at his young age I'm already finding our calendar filling up … [Read more...]

Elementary School Rocks FREE PNG Files

Make a customized Elementary School Rocks crayon/pencil box using my FREE PNG Files I created. Make this year the best year for your child at school!  My son started preschool this week. I've had fun customizing and creating all sorts of fun back to school items for him. I'm so excited to share with you guys my most recent PNG file design. I took a plain pencil box and added this cute "preschool rocks" vinyl onto the pencil box. It turned that $1 pencil box looking like it was much more … [Read more...]

DIY Creative Workspace For Preschoolers

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BackToSchoolGoals18 #CollectiveBias I can't believe that my once toddler is now a little boy and will be starting pre-kindergarten next week. I have so many mixed emotions. Very sad but also so ready for a few hours a day with my little baby toddler. Little by little he is growing up before my eyes and I'm trying to embrace every step. We are currently in the process of brainstorming … [Read more...]

Guest/Kids Bathroom Final REVEAL!

Thank you Jeffrey Court for sponsoring our bathroom tile project! As always, all opinions are our own.  You guys... the day has arrived. It's time to reveal our bathroom! This was our first bathroom renovation and holy cow was it intense. You might remember we ripped this bathroom down to the studs--kept only the cabinet and countertop and started from scratch. We did ALL this in just 6 short weeks (with TWO kids under the age of 4). I wanted to hire out tiling but my wish was not … [Read more...]

Week 5 Bathroom Remodel Update!

Thank you Jeffrey Court for sponsoring this post and our One Room Challenge. As always, all opinions are our own.  We have ONE week left and holy cow so much left to do. I haven't done a great job updating each week. I've had all intentions but we've been busy! Since we have only a week left I figured I would check in and share where we are at and what we've been up to! Jon stopped tileing for part of the week and worked on insetting the mirror/medicine cabinet into the wall. We were … [Read more...]

7 Tips for Laying Floor Tile

Thank you Jeffrey Court for sponsoring todays post. There are affiliate links in our post--if you purchase from them we will make a small percentage of the sale. As always, all opinions are our own. We are currently shoulder deep in a bathroom renovation. We finished our floors last week and I wanted to share a few tips for those who have never layer tile before. A little back story: I entered us in the One Room Challenge sponsored by Jeffrey Court on a whim while I was browsing through … [Read more...]

Guest/Kids Bathroom Demo!

Thank you Jeffrey Court for sponsoring todays post. As always, all opinions are our own.  Once we got the go ahead to start our One Room Challenge with Jeffrey Court—Jon wasted no time in the demo work of the bathroom! Last week, I shared our “before” photos as well as our inspiration board for the guest/kids bathroom. We made our list of everything that we wanted to do in the bathroom, ordered our tile and then he got to work. Originally, we had planned to demo ourselves and then hire out … [Read more...]