Posts made in June, 2012

DIY Emergency Hair Kit From A Spice Container

Posted by on Jun 14, 2012 in For Moms, Hair Help | 0 comments

DIY Emergency Hair Kit From A Spice Container

Ever have one of those days where you are out and about with the family, you walk past a window and realize your hair is just not right, bad even?  I always carry this emergency hair kit in my purse for just such an occasion.  It’s small, simple and made from an old spice container.  The perfect solution for bad hair days! I keep a lot of important things in my purse to make my life easier, and this is one of my favorites.  I have long, sometimes unruly hair and never know when I might need my emergency hair kit.  My hair has a good wave and because of it’s length it can get...

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Easy Fathers Day Shirt Personalized With Your Childs Handprint

Posted by on Jun 13, 2012 in Clothes, Do It Yourself, Gift Ideas | 16 comments

Easy Fathers Day Shirt Personalized With Your Childs Handprint

Need a simple and inexpensive gift that is special and unique just like Dad for Fathers Day?  These personalized shirts are adorned with your child’s hand print and can be made with things that you already have in your house!  A quick and easy project to do with your kids to show Dad how much you care. When Fathers Day rolls around I am always at a loss for gift ideas and what the kid’s can give to Dad.  I always want it to be thoughtful, and homemade, but not cost a lot of money.  The hubby isn’t much for getting gifts on holidays, but I like to do something to make...

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Reuse Container Lids For Perfect Popsicle Holders

Posted by on Jun 11, 2012 in Do It Yourself, Food, Fun for Kids, Kids Party, Summer Projects | 0 comments

Reuse Container Lids For Perfect Popsicle Holders

Summer has finally arrived and it’s time for poolside Popsicle treats!  I have tried store bought Popsicle holders to help my toddlers eat Popsicle without a sticky mess, but nothing compares to this free option using recycled plastic lids as drip free Popsicle holder. My kids love Popsicle, and enjoy them often throughout the summer months.  They have always loved sitting outside on a nice warm day enjoying their brightly colored frozen treats.  When they were very small I noticed that they really struggled to eat their Popsicles before they started melting all down their hands and...

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Super Simple Mint Grasshopper Ice Cream Cake

Posted by on Jun 7, 2012 in Do It Yourself, Food, Summer Projects | 2 comments

Super Simple Mint Grasshopper Ice Cream Cake

If you love mint, grasshoppers, Ande’s mint’s, ice cream, or cake you will love this unbelievably simple homemade ice cram cake.  You can throw it together in about five minutes, and I guarantee you will not have a piece left over! I very recently shared a super easy recipe for homemade ice cream cake with you all and mentioned that I was anxious to try some other varieties of the cake.   Well I sure did, and I have a winner.  My husband loves mint ice cream, and mint candies, so when his birthday was nearing I decided that I should come up with a mint version of the super...

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New Old Stool In The Living Room

Posted by on Jun 6, 2012 in Home Decor | 0 comments

New Old Stool In The Living Room

Adding antique pieces of furniture to your home adds character and charm in a way that regular store bought items simply cannot.  It is a great way to include totally unique pieces of home decor throughout your house that could tell a story of their own. You may have noticed this amazing little stool in pictures from yesterday’s post about using an old dresser as an entertainment center.  While shopping a few local antique shops with my Mom recently I laid eyes on this beautiful little stool, and it was love at first sight.   The stool was outdoors surrounded by a bunch of other...

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