{Falling Leaves}

This is our back yard I should really take a pic from our bedroom to really get the effects of the colors in the trees. With the sun shining so brightly behind them it hard to really see the color. That's my boy practicing soccer near our fire pit for smores. I know I rarely post pics of my kiddos on here (something about pasting them on the internet, I have a family one for that LOL) but I … [Read more...]

Need Help Cleaning My Gas Range Stovetop!

Ok, posting away today... This is my stove. I love LOVE love my stove. It has a gas range and a convection oven (electric). The bottom drawer is actually a warming drawer but I still use it as a storage drawer. The only thing I can't stand about this stove is cleaning it. It takes forever there are so many pieces to take off and clean individually. Here is an up close of the range. The cast … [Read more...]

Usually I don’t like to get political….

But some of these videos were worth posting... (BTW, you'll have to turn my playlist at the bottom off before you play any of them) Just some Facts: Who again are the spenders? Love this one...is it three letters or four? Praising the ACORNS... … [Read more...]

Love this Quilt!

I love this quilt that Pigtails & Snails is GIVING AWAY! Yes! Giving away! It is stunning! I love the colors most! Make sure to check out her blog for a chance to win! … [Read more...]

Our Carved Pumpkins!

The other day the kids & I went pumpkin picking. We carved our pumpkins just the other night. We got the templates free online from The Pumpkin Lady. I had bought one of those pattern books that came with the tools last year. We made some cool pumpkins from it. I didn't feel like spending the $5 on the book again especially since I had washed and saved the pumpkin tools. So, I searched online … [Read more...]

Spice up your business!

So I was chatting with hubby and showing my new business cards that Connie made me, she has an Etsy Store also. And he said well that doesn't stand out to me for a paper person. And at first I was upset b/c I thought he was saying he didn't like the card, but then he went on to explain that they should be something I make since I am a paper person. So, at first I matted it and he said okay. And … [Read more...]

What a week!

So, this week has been a very busy week around here. I just started working an extra day at my regular job {this week alone I actually managed to double my normal hours} and I have a couple intense orders through my scrapbooking business as well. Why is it that when things get busy they get busy everywhere? I got a wedding table order that is similar to what I normally do but with printing … [Read more...]

Best Bupcake Carrier Ever!

Cupcake carriers...every Mom should have one! If you have ever had to figure out how to get 24 cupcakes into a class room before you know what I'm talking about! This cupcake carrier can carry 36 cupcakes or one tall cake! Here are the cupcakes I made for my oldest son's boy scouts the other night! They were a huge hit! Here is the carrier with all the cupcakes inside it ready to go! All I … [Read more...]

Make Me Some Babies!

So I found this on PinkPotpourri's Blog and thought is was cute and would try it out. These were my babies: Girl #1: Girl #2 Boy #1 Boy #2 Obviously neither boy actually even looks close to my boys....but it was fun to try! … [Read more...]