Rustic LOVE Barnwood Sign

Super cute (and easy) rustic LOVE letters sign on barn wood

It’s the time again, the 10th of the month where we feature 10 of our favorite creative bloggers! This month’s theme is RED and there are so many fun projects to choose from;  recipes, decor, and so much more! We’d love for you to pin the collage at the end of our project then go […]

21 Fun Valentines

21 fun Valentines, kid friendly |via

We are all Valentine’d out!  We’ve shared crafts, decor, lots of roundups and plenty of Valentine’s of our own!  I’m currently planning my son’s VDay school party with lots of Min it to Win it ideas, it’s going to rock!  Time to get crackin on handmade Valentine’s, my kids love to assemble their own.  Here […]

Beary Sweet Teacher Appreciation Valentine

"Beary Sweet" Teacher  Appreciation Valentine   #teacherappreciation

We were challenged by Plaid to come up with a Valentine teacher gift using their awesome assortment of Apple Barrel Craft Paint. We love their paints because of the vast color palette in a variety of bottle sizes, which is a huge plus since we go bigger for our craft nights when we need bulk, (they are […]

Minecraft Valentines

Minecraft Valentines / FREE Printable Bag Toppers #Minecraft

Our sons were complaining how “girlie” Valentine’s Day is so we thought about what our boys love right now and decided on Minecraft Valentines for them to pass out to friends at school. This also scored us mom points because they love to paint & craft- it’s a good keep-them-busy project for sure! ;) We […]

Red Velvet M&M Cupcakes

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Red Velvet M&M bits inside... and cream cheese frosting! YUM!

Alright y’all, I think we are officially out of recipes with our experimental bag of seasonal red velvet M&M’s! LOL! Here’s the last of our trio recipes, our Red Velvet M&M Cupcakes… topped off with cream cheese frosting! Yum! We made these the same day as our Red Velvet M&M Cake Mix Cookies since the […]

Fabric Wrapped Valentine Wreath

I love you bunting Valentine wreath, easy tutorial! |

You know we love easy crafts and you know we have too many wreaths all around our houses!  We’ve made Valentine’s wreaths in the past but love to freshen up our door with a new one every holiday just for fun.  Today’s project is a quick fabric wrapped Valentine wreath and it’s an inexpensive way to do […]

Bushel & A Peck Valentine’s Sign

DIY A bushel and a peck sign, perfect for Valentine's Day or year round decor! |

Yesterday we shared some tasty Valentine’s Day treats so today is a VDay craft!  We just love the song lyrics “I love you a bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck!”  We made one for our sister for Christmas and our IG friends LOVED it!  Since the one we made over the […]

Red velvet M&M cake mix cookies

Chewy Red Velvet M&M Cake Mix Cookies. So good!

So we found this bag of Red Velvet M&M’s while grocery shopping earlier this month and we are now kind of obsessed… after making our Red Velvet M&M cookies we had some leftovers and created another moist and chewy (and super EASY!) cookie, Red velvet M&M cake mix cookies: I’m sure you’ve had the easiest […]

11 Easy Ways to Decorate for Valentines Day

11 EASY ways to decorate for Valentines Day!! Bring a little love decor into your home this year!

Have you started decorating for Valentine’s Day yet?  We started as soon as Christmas was over because Arizona’s winters are non-existent.  I considered decorating with white and winter attire but really, we’re wearing short sleeves everyday, it just doesn’t fit around these parts!  So pink and red it is!  And this a little bit o’ […]

Win the Ultimate “Valentine’s Day basket” + blog hop

"Tied To You" Valentine's Day Date Basket

Love is in the air, friends! We are celebrating February, 14th 2014 with an incredible giveaway that you won’t want to miss! Are you ready for this?! TWENTY-EIGHT of our FAVORITE bloggers have put together amazing Valentine’s Day baskets filled with everything you will need for fun, romantic night! That’s right, ladies… no more stressing […]

Red Velvet M&M Cookies

RED VELVET M&M COOKIES!!  Have you heard of Red Velvet M&M's??  These cookies are made with them and are SO yummy!!

Have you seen the new Red Velvet M&M flavors??  They are SO.SO.GOOD!!  We love them!!  Kristi discovered them and brought a bag home…it was gobbled up immediately. We had our families be the taste testers who gave it two thumbs up! And because they’re 2 shades of red with a pretty white M&M, we thought […]

Loom Band Valentine Printables

Adorable loom band lover gift idea for Valentine's Day! FREE printable tag! {}

If you’re the mama of a school age kid, you’ll have seen their wrists and backpacks decked out in Loom Bands!  I happen to have a 10, 9 and 7 year old who are LOOM FREAKS!  My awesome sister in law Kristin brought the bands to our family Thanksgiving trip and it kept them busy […]

25 non candy Valentines

25 non-candy Valentines, so stinkin cute!!

If you recall our no-sugar resolution from last year…um, that lasted about 2 weeks. #failure LOL!! (Am I the only one who loves talking in hashtags?? HA!)  But I do hate how quick sugar treats are gone and hate that the kids have nothing left to show for the holidays afterward when only treats are […]

glitter heart valentine decor

Cute glitter heart sign for Valentine's Day! #polkadots

Happy pre-heart month!! Love love love Valentine’s Day, it’s a fun holiday to decorate for.  And since it’s January 10th, we’re sharing a fun HEART themed idea with our talented group of 10 bloggy buddies.  We know you’ll totally love (pun intended!) these projects that are sure to get your creative juices flowing for V <3 Day, […]

Valentine popcorn mix recipe + free tags

Valentine Popcorn Mix Recipe PLUS free "Have a POPPIN Valentine's Day" tag!! Great gift idea!! (

We’ve shared some Valentine’s decor ideas, Valentine’s Day crafts and even Valentine fonts this month so it’s about time for an easy recipe that’s pretty darn tasty! Our kids went absolutely crazy for our candy corn popcorn mix so we added a bit of pink to it this time around, thanks to a cute Valentine candy mix discovered […]

15 free Valentine’s Day fonts

15 FREE Valentine's Day fonts #fonts

Aaaah, love season! The time to swap out winter colored decor for pinks and reds with cutesy fonts. We couldn’t help ourselves but to add to our growing roundup of cute FREE holiday fonts so without further adieu, here’s our latest collection, Valentine’s Day style! magic kiss | love letters | fool for love | always […]

Candy Heart Bracelet

How to make an easy, edible candy heart bracelet for Valentine's Day! (

We’re gearing up for Valentine’s Day!  It’s a month and a half away but with 4 kids and class parties and teacher gifts, it’s always a good idea to be prepared!  I’m vowing publicly not to wake up in a panic on V-Day with no Valentines for my kiddos to pass out, lol!!  I found […]

25 love decor ideas

25 love decor ideas, super cute!! All of them are tutorials to copy!

Love is the most powerful word in the English language.  I bet you use the word 20 times a day in your daily language without thinking about it.  “Oh my gosh, I love that movie!” or “That shirt is adorable, love it!”  or “I love it when you’re kind to your sister.,” etc.  See?  And […]

“You are the Diet to my Coke” printable + roundup


Happy Valentine’s Day! If you’re a regular reader, you know how much we love our Diet Coke…. if you’re not but catch up with us on instagram, you can usually see a canned drink or 44 ouncer from Circle K or Sonic in the background.  What can we say?  It’s our little piece of heaven […]

I Chews You zombie valentine


Who says Valentine’s Day has to be all about the girls?!  I love a good zombie flick as much as the next guy.  Yes, I’m serious.  Me and hubby are die hard ‘Walking Dead’ fans and I couldn’t love it more!  He’s in it for the gore, I’m in it for the back drama.  The […]