No Sew Dinosaur Costume 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 my No Sew Dinosaur Costume today. I made this costume for my son last year, and in my typical fashion--last minute. We love making DIY Halloween costumes in my home. Last year, I shared a few photos and even a live video on Facebook last year. It was my first time cutting felt with the Cricut Maker and I instantly fell in love. I partnered with my friends at … [Read more...]

DIY Daddy’s Little Mermaid Rash Guard Made with Cricut Maker and EasyPress 2!

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. There are affiliate links in this post. That means, if you purchase from them--we will make a small percentage of the sale at no additional cost to you.  You guys know I love an easy DIY project and I'm smitten on customizing just about everything and anything I can. I'm excited to share my DIY Daddy's Little Mermaid Rash Guard Made with Cricut Maker! I bought this blank rash guard at … [Read more...]

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...]