30 Sep

Pom Pom Pumpkin

This year I am all about skipping the carving mess and enjoying painting and decorating pumpkins with my kiddos in a less traditional way! This Pom pom pumpkin was super easy to make and so much fun! You will need: Pumpkin Pom poms in the colors of your fall scheme Hot glue gun Spray paint […]


30 Sep

Happy Fall, Y’all!

Fall is my favorite season. I love to watch the leaves change color and the air turn crisp. I love the smell of fireplaces beginning to be turned on. I love the air in the morning is crisp and fresh, waking you up for a new day, but that it is warm and sunny in […]


19 Jul

The Lion King

Who is excited to see the Lion King live action film coming out today?! I always loved the music from the Lion King. I memorized all the songs when I was younger, so I was excited to take the kids to see the new version. To celebrate the release of this classic movie turned live […]


21 Jun


Toy Story 4 You’ve got a friend in me. You got troubles and I got ’em, too. There isn’t anything I wouldn’t do for you. We stick together, we can see it through ’cause you’ve got a friend in me. You’ve Got a Friend in Me, Toy Story Have you seen Toy Story 4 yet? […]


24 May

A Whole New World

Have you seen the new Aladdin movie yet?! We did and we loved it! I was surprised because I loved the original so much. Robin Williams is my favorite. He was wonderful as the genie. But I was pleasantly surprised with this version. I loved the music and costumes. to celebrate the release of the […]


22 May


Are you going to go see the new Aladdin movie? We can’t wait! It was one of my favorite Disney movies growing up! I had every song memorized and Robin Williams was my favorite. Disney has been on a remake rampage… and for the most part I have enjoyed how they have turned out. My […]


12 Apr

Mini Bunny Easter Bags

Do you make Easter baskets, boxes or bags for your family? When I was little I always looked forward to them. I remember one year my parents brought my white bunny Buffy in and put her down by the baskets right before I we came in! I was convinced that my bunny was the Easter […]


27 Feb

Edible Playdough

I love winter snuggles, movie nights, hot chocolate and freshly baked cookies! But with the cold and rainy winter days, kiddos can get a bit stir crazy. In fact we love to craft and bake all year round, but the winter months we do it even more often. This edible playdough is a fun and […]


9 Feb

Adorable Origami Bookmarks

My parents met my husband and his family here in Italy long before I did. In fact, the first time they visited Italy with a group from our church my husband was only 12 years old. They fell in love with Italy before I did, and are a part of the reason that I myself […]


20 Dec

Encouraging Creativity!

We make “gingerbread houses” every year during the holiday season. When the kids were younger I bought several different kinds of gingerbread house kits. I even made a fool proof recipe once or twice. The problem was that the kids started trying to build their perfect little house and they just ended up frustrated. The […]