Gift of Gratitude – Word of the Year Bracelets

Gift of Gratitude Word of the Year Bracelet. My Inten Bracelets engraved with word of the year. Ours are Simplify and Consistent.

Gift of Gratitude - Word of the Year Bracelets Sometimes Jenn and I sit back and we ask ourselves "Do you think anybody is really reading our blog?" The other night we actually stood in Jenn's kitchen laughing because I said "Are you there God - It's me Margaret". Do you remember that Judy Blume book? Anyway, we have recently had some dark days. Sure - you could call it a pity party. Our creativity tanks have been running on empty and we were ... read more

Skinny Margarita Recipe

Skinny Margarita Recipe. Fresh juice makes for a delicious skinny margarita. Cinco de Mayo Margarita

Skinny Margarita TGIF friends! Are you looking forward to the weekend as much as I am? Honestly I think I say that every week. The difference today is that by the time y'all read this I will hopefully be on a sunny Florida beach, reading a good book and sipping a special bev. Honey Bee and I are mixing a bit of business and pleasure for an extended weekend stay. Hopefully I will have lots of pics to share here on the blog and on ... read more

DIY Wood Projects – DIY Housewives Series

DIY Wood Projects - Nautical Tray

It’s time for the monthly DIY Housewives Series! If you're not familiar with the series - here's how it works. Every month, we team up with 11 blog friends to bring you inspiring projects from our archives that fit a specific theme. This month, we are welcoming a guest blogger too! The theme is DIY Wood Projects, so we know that you’ll enjoy these inspiring wood project ideas! Our DIY wood project post is from last year. We created this ... read more

Mother’s Day Gift Guide – For the Mom That Has Everything

Thank Goodness for mom tea towel

Happy Monday friends! We hope you had a fabulous weekend. Happily, we celebrated our birthday's all weekend long. While over-indulging in calories, Persecco, storytelling and fun we created new memories. We are truly blessed to be so spoiled! We also had the opportunity to talk about the upcoming celebration of Mother's Day. After perusing magazines, online stores and gift shops we came up with the ultimate Mother's Day Gift Guide. Affiliate ... read more

Faux Enamel Soap Dish – Thrift Store Upcycle

Faux Enamel Soap Dish. Antique apothecary jars.

It's time for another installment of the Thrift Store Decor Upcycle Challenge! We think that this is probably the least expensive makeover/transformation we have ever done! We created a faux enamel soap dish from an Easter pail! Once again we have teamed up with our talented blogger friends. You won’t believe the creativity this month – mind blowing! The Rules: Upcycle an item(s) from a thrift store, resale store, or garage sale into a ... read more