The Sally Dress & Last Day of the Sew Fab Sale!

This post contains affiliate links–thanks for your support! Today is the last day of the Sew Fab sale (and huge giveaway), have you bought your pattern bundle yet? One of my favorite patterns included in the bunch is The Sally Dress by Very Shannon. Shannon is the blogger behind one of the first craft blogs […]

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The Wreath Depot Giveaway

This post is sponsored by The Wreath Depot.  I was recently approached by The Wreath Depot about reviewing one of their wreaths. After browsing their amazing collection, I knew I had to share their work with you all here. They grow and dry their flowers in Washington State, and have been perfecting their handcrafted wreaths […]

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The Best Chocolate Cake Ever (and it’s Flour-Free!)

Disclosure: I received a complimentary issue from Martha Stewart Living for writing this post.  I have a soft spot for baking cakes from scratch. There’s nothing like a 100% homemade cake. Mine are never quite picture-perfect, but who cares when there are no icky preservatives, just melt-in-your-mouth goodness? So when I came across this flourless […]

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Next Issue App Review

One of my favorite ways to unwind and find inspiration at the same time is to kick back with a favorite magazine. Stick a cup of coffee (iced during the summer, of course), and I could fill an hour flipping through an entire stack. But then I need to find a place for the stack […]

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Schlitterbahn South Padre Island: The Best Little Vacation Spot in Texas


This post is sponsored by Schlitterbahn Earlier this month, we had an unexpected opportunity to take the kids for a weekend stay at the Beach Resort at Schlitterbahn South Padre Island. We usually make a day trip to the coast every summer, but don’t usually stay overnight so we can keep the cost (and stress […]

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