DIY Beauty and the Beast Candle Holders

Beauty and the Beast is definitely one of my favorite Disney movies ever.  Belle is also my second favorite princess…Jasmine has her beat (I mean she does have a pet tiger). A whole new generation is discovering the classic story of Beauty and the Beast.  I’ve always so fascinated by the enchanted rose.  Now I […]

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Father’s Day Fishing Pun Craft

Father’s Day is right around the corner!  Do you have a special man in your life who loves fishing?  Well I have the perfect gift for you!!!! My husband & I love home made crafts from the kids.  My husband loved this one…I catch him looking at it with a little smirk quiet often.  It […]

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Hawaiian Summertime Cookies

This is just something I dreamed up (I’m sure there is something similar out there) because I can not wait until everyday is warm & sunny.  I’d also love to go to Hawaii…that isn’t happening (at least anytime soon) so I brought some of the tastes of Hawaii to myself!  Enjoy! What you need: 6 […]

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Aquarium Jello Treats

These are a really fun summertime treat. My kids got a kick out of fishing the candy fish out of the jello!!! What you need:  3 boxes blue jello Candy fish 4- 16 oz mason jars (or 8- 8 oz) 3 C cold water 3 C boiling water Pair of tweezers   What to do: […]

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DIY Wine Bottle Craft

Need something to do with all of those empty wine bottles laying around?  Turn them into a wonderful decoration for your home.  Don’t have any empty wine bottles laying around?  Well this is the perfect excuse to drink some wine!  Not that us Mom’s need an excuse! I spelled out FAMILY with my bottles…but you […]

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Snickers Poke Cake

Snickers have to be my all time favorite candy bar.  It’s always been my go to when I need a little chocolate therapy.  This cake is not for the faint of heart.  It is a Snickers overload that anybody with a sweet tooth will love. What you need: Chocolate cake mix Chocolate frosting 1 box […]

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Star Ponytail

Another fun hair-do that is super easy to do! What to do: Make a braid at the top of the head, each side by the ears, & at the bottom of the head. Gather the remaining hair into a ponytail. Split the hair at the end of each braid into two & secure to the […]

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Criss-cross Braided Buns

I really love this hair-do.  It’s so cute & fun! What to do: Part hair the whole way down the middle & secure one side. Gather the free hair into a ponytail, leaving hair out at the top & bottom. Make 3 braids out of the hair at the top & 2 at the bottom. […]

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Easy Rope Hair-do

This was a fun hair-do I did for one of my twin daughters.  It would be a great hair-do for a day out on a boat! What to do: Make 2 pony tails at the top of the head. Split each one into 2.  Gather hair to make a 3rd ponytail.  Take the hair from […]

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BBQ Pork Shish Kabobs

Shish Kabobs are one of my favorite things about summer!  I make them at least once a week!!! This recipe includes homemade BBQ sauce as well. You will need: 1-2 lb pork roast (depending on how many you want to make) 2-3 potatoes green pepper onion 1 can pineapple chunks 1 C ketchup 1/2 C […]

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