Posts made in March, 2012

Gift Basket For Kids Who Love To Cook

Posted by on Mar 10, 2012 in Food, Fun for Kids, Gift Ideas | 4 comments

Gift Basket For Kids Who Love To Cook

My little lady loves to help me in the kitchen.  Every time I am cooking she is right there next to me with her chair pulled up to the counter, ready to help.  When her birthday rolled around this year I thought I would give her a little basket filled with all of her own cooking utensils and aprons.  I love that she is so excited to be a part of making meals and think this is the perfect gift for any little one that is interesting in cooking or baking. My basket included: 1. 2 Coordinating Aprons (that I made for her) 2.  Colorful Plastic Measuring Spoons 3.  Colorful Plastic Measuring...

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How To Create An Easy And Inexpensive DIY Coffee Filter Wreath

Posted by on Mar 9, 2012 in Do It Yourself, Home Decor | 5 comments

How To Create An Easy And Inexpensive DIY Coffee Filter Wreath

Having a beautiful wreath in your home doesn’t have to cost a lot of money.  In fact, you can create one with things that you already have in your home.  A few coffee filters, some hot glue, and a dollar store wreath form can create a beautiful and simple wreath.  Here is a quick and easy DIY project to spruce up your home for spring. Coffee filter wreaths are certainly not a new idea, but I simply love the concept of them.  I adore the idea of thinking outside of the box, and creating things from unexpected items that you can find around the home.  I tried my hand at creating a...

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Lazy Girl’s Doughnuts – A Great Semi-Homemade Weekend Breakfast

Posted by on Mar 5, 2012 in Food | 3 comments

Lazy Girl’s Doughnuts – A Great Semi-Homemade Weekend Breakfast

I have discovered the absolute perfect Saturday morning breakfast to enjoy with the family on a cold winter day.  Using refrigerated biscuits you can make the yummiest doughnuts to eat fresh and warm from your kitchen in just minutes.  Make them with the kids for a fun family breakfast to cook and eat together. Last weekend was one of the most beautiful Wisconsin winter days this year.  From Friday night to Sunday night we had the most peaceful and calming snowfalls.  There were big fluffy white flakes falling on and off all weekend long.  Everything in sight was covered in shimmering...

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The Best Baby Shower Gift – Fill A Tub With Mom Tested Baby Items That Every New Mom Really Needs

Posted by on Mar 2, 2012 in For Moms, Gift Ideas | 88 comments

The Best Baby Shower Gift – Fill A Tub With Mom Tested Baby Items That Every New Mom Really Needs

Shopping for baby shower gifts is always a treat.  If you are giving a baby shower gift try any of these 15 mom tested favorite baby products.  Give the mom-to-be things that she really needs for the new baby, even though she may not know what it is! Before I had a baby of my own I loved going and picking adorable little newborn outfits, cute stuffed animals, and whirly light up toys for shower gifts.  After having my first child I quickly realized, while those things are super fun to buy and give, they are not what a new mom really needs!  I had duplicates of many things for my new...

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