Best White Cake Recipe

My youngest daughter just turned 7 a few weeks ago.  I don’t even know how this has happened so quickly.  For her birthday cake she wanted strawberries…lots and lots of strawberries.  She didn’t want a kids cake…just a strawberry cake.  So, I made our favorite White Cake Recipe and covered it with one of our favorite frostings and her beloved strawberries…and it was good…really good!

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I needed her to have a more youthful cake though…because I don’t want her growing up ANY faster at this point.   Read More!

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Barn Owl Primitives Giveaway

I am in LOVE with Barn Owl Primitives! Have you seen Kristi's adorable wood signs?  I feel like everything she makes could find a perfect spot in my home. Kristi handcrafts all her signs and designs and you can find authentic replicas of her signs for sale in retail locations around the US; to ... read more

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Gifts of the Wisemen: Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh

Yesterday I shared with you this simple Christmas gift idea based on the First Gifts of Christmas.  Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh were given to the Jesus by the Wise men who traveled from afar to see the Christ child. The Christmas Holiday and Season has become so commercialized and as a mom, I ... read more

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Soft and Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies

It is always a good idea to bake up some homemade cookies!  Always!  Especially this time of year, when the cooler weather begins to set in.  These Soft and Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies are perfect for Fall Weather Baking and for Holiday Parties! On Sunday afternoons, we love to bake and this ... read more

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Best DIY Gifts for Him

Last week I shared with you 50 Amazing DIY Gift Ideas and many of them were more geared towards a thought it would be fun to come up with some gifts for him that are more geared towards the men in your life.  That is not to say that women wouldn't enjoy getting some of these gifts ... read more


The Party Bunch–Linky Party

  Before you link up please let me introduce to you The Party Bunch! Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather from Whipperberry and Desiree from The 36th Avenue want to thank you for partying with us… You guys are the best! Here are some of our favorite projects from ... read more

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DIY Typography Cutting Board

Did you enter our Cricut | Explore™ giveaway?  Be sure and enter so you have a chance to win one for yourself! Speaking of the Cricut | Explore...Today I am going to share with you how you can make this simple DIY Typography Cutting Board.  This is one of the easiest tutorials and would make a ... read more

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Cricut Explore Giveaway

Yes! That is right! We are joining together with Cricut to give one of you a Cricut | Explore™!   This makes me feel really happy because I know that someone is going to be getting an awesome cutting machine! And who doesn't like making people happy? ... read more

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Authentic Navajo Tacos Recipe

My Grandpa had some really good friends that he lived by that were descendants of the Navajo Indian Tribe.  They shared with him one of their authentic Navajo Fry Bread Recipes and it has been a family favorite of ours for years. If you have not had a Navajo Taco before, you might want to give them ... read more

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Crock Pot Pulled Pork

'Tis the season for Crockpot dinners...and I have another SUPER easy dinner idea.  This one tastes so good and is usually a crowd pleaser, and is great for feeding large groups.  This Crockpot Pulled Pork tastes delicious and has hardly any prep work involved. This is one of the most tender ... read more

50 DIY Gift Ideas

50 of the BEST DIY Gift Ideas

I am so excited to finally share this round up of 50 of the BEST DIY Gift Ideas with you.  I have been adding to this for a while as I have seen some amazing DIY Gift Ideas around the interweb. With the Holiday Season upon us, it is never too early to get started on creating some lovely and ... read more