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Cutest craft room ever!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Integrity Windows and Doors for SocialSpark. As always, opinions are 100% ours. If you’ve been following along with us you would have noticed Kelli’s stellar craft room with her amazing herringbone stenciled bookcase! Well there’s one thing in this room that is still an eyesore: […]

Paper transfer spring eggs

Cute Paper Transfer Spring Eggs tutorial by

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group and ALL YOU magazine but as always, opinions are always our very own. :) #pmedia #lifeforless We hope you all had a lovely Easter holiday! If you’re like us, you’ll be keeping your spring decorations around until Memorial Day before replacing […]

DIY decorative vent cover

DIY Decorative Vent Cover tutorial, make these pretty covers to customize your space on the cheap!

Is your air vent in a prime decorating spot? The one in our craft room is and we were having a hard time decorating around it without it being an eye sore. Our solution? Upcycle an old cabinet drawer front into a rustic decorative vent cover! It was a fast project that doesn’t require any […]

Christmas deer wall art

DIY Christmas Deer Wall Art

We are excited to share this fun DIY deer project with you that can double as year round decor or simply perfect to display at Christmas time, paired with garland and twinkle lights: This project came together with a darling deer print animal wall stencil courtesy of Icon Wall Stickers, home of thousands of removable wall […]

Chocolate mint crinkle holiday cookies

Yummy Chocolate Mint Crinkle Cookies

I am part of a sponsored post for Collective Bias® and made these easy Christmas cookies using First Street ingredients to take to an upcoming cookie exchange party. Are you participating in a holiday cookie exchange, too? Honestly, I think the idea of this party is pure brilliance: bring a batch of cookies and bring […]

Creative Ways to decorate the outside of your home for the holidays

9 Creative Ways to decorate the outside of your home for the holidays

Have you started decorating for Christmas yet or are you waiting for Thanksgiving to officially end? We will be sharing some autumn/fall/Thanksgiving projects later today and throughout the month but if you’re already decorating for the red & green holiday, take a peek at some creative tips to decorate the OUTSIDE of your home to […]

Chocolate dipped Halloween mummy cookies

Cute chocolate dipped mummy cookies #halloween #treats

Can you believe Halloween is just days away? Eek! For any of you looking for last minute treats to make as a neighbor gift, Halloween party or a spooky just because, these chocolate dipped mummy cookies were a huge hit with our littles and are very mummy… oops, I mean YUMMY! ;)Of course we have […]

how to install a bathroom faucet

How to install a bathroom faucet. DIY steps!

This post brought to you by Moen, Incorporated. All opinions are 100% mine. Remember my mason jar bathroom storage?  Even in those pics, you can see my grimey faucet!  We live in an old, old house and I’m pretty sure the bathroom hasn’t been touched since the 80’s…it’s probably all original.  And it’s been a […]

Anthropologie-inspired Atom art bowls

DIY Anthro-inspired atom bowls using DecoArt enamels

I’m not sure if we’ve officially announced that we are part of the DecoArt blogging team but the new DecoArt blog is the cutest and we’re simply thrilled to be a part of it (: This month the team is sharing projects using DecoArt’s awesome line of fun glass products… from glass stain to glass […]

Lisa Leonard $50 giftcard giveaway

WIN a $50 shop credit to Lisa Leonard Designs! SO CUTE!!

Happy Monday, friends! We are just tickled with this weeks giveaway via the talented Lisa Leonard, whose jewelry & decor is simply to. die. for. gorgeous! There’s just something about wearing Lisa Leonard’s jewelry that puts a little hop in your step… maybe that has to do with the generous compliments we receive when we wear […]

Albion Fit: swimwear & fitness $100 giveaway

Happy Monday! We’re excited to kick this week of right with another giveaway, (be sure to enter for a $75 gift card to Home Depot that ends this week!) but this one is more tailored for the ladies. Holla! With triple temps blaring here in Arizona, we’re poolside almost every day and lemme tell ya, […]

Mailbox makeover

Easy mailbox makeover with posh octagon design using ScotchBlue painters tape

My house is only a few years older than I am. I know… ancient, right? (;  The mailbox is original to the house which means it’s survived hot hot hot Arizona summers for 30+ years and let’s be honest, is in pretty bad shape.  (Like, really wobbly and on the rare occasion that it rains, my […]

Happy Earth Day | upcycling

Burlap market tote via Upcycled Around Town

Happy Earth Day! Today’s post is brought to you by our newest sponsor, Upcycled Around Town. This is the perfect day to feature this cute business as they are environmentally friendly, working hard to reduce waste through creative reuse. Upcycled Around Town products divert trash that is filling our landfills at an increasingly high rate. An […]

Renovate or new build? Oh, the dilemma!

This old house |

You guys! If you are my twin sister named Kelli, I feel REALLY sorry for you because this means you’ve listened to the ups and downs (and downs and ups) of what I’ve named The Big Dilemma: whether to renovate our 100 year old house or to replace it and build new. Sounds like an […]

Dinosaur jar lids for kids storage

Dinosaur jar lids for kids storage |

My toddler is obsessssssed with play dough and of course, it’s the messiest activity known to mothers, not to mention a hassle to store. Plastic bags wear, Tupperware is bulky and the original containers they come in aren’t that sturdy, (my 2 year old has been known to crack them! lol)  I have had this […]

Ah, lazy spring days | RoseArt contest & giveaway

RoseArt Surprise Inside Chalk | Lolly Jane

We looove this time of year! Winter holidays are totally overrated in our Lolly Jane book… we LIVE outside all summer long, triple digits and all. And, we (and by we I mean our cray cray kiddo’s) swim starting now! Brrr! Of course the water is still ice cold so we warmed up with cousins […]

Diapering with Simply Right

Simply Right Baby Wipes via

Hey momma’s! Here’s a fun fact: babies average 3k diapers a year. THREE THOUSAND. Yoinks-A-Doinks! (Name that kid show for 5 points!) So anyway, maybe that’s not so fun of a fact after all…. especially since I probably double that as I am a saggy diaper-a-phobe; I do not like to let my boys diapers get […]

Tips to create stylish bathroom furniture | Guest post

Stylish Bathroom Furniture Tips via @LollyJaneBlog

I’m in the process of remodeling a bathroom (details to follow soon!) and have creative writer Helen Davies of Better Bathrooms to share a few tips on how to update dull bathroom furniture to stylish eye-catching pieces.  (We also have some great pins on our bathroom board on Pinterest and would love for you to […]

Herringbone bookcase | Craft room makeover


So I’ve lived in my house for about 2 years now.  And I’m just getting around to my craft room.  Blog fail, much??  It’s been serving it’s purpose to me daily by housing my craft supplies so no harm done, but now it’ll serve that same purpose and will be appealing to the eyes.  Finally. […]

Grilled chicken parmesan #CookClassico

Grilled chicken parmesan | Lolly Jane #cookclassico

Hope you all had a great weekend! I celebrated my 11th year of marriage this weekend with my mister and had the most.delicious.meal to celebrate!  Most women want to go out and have a fancy dinner at an expensive restaurant, I know, buuuuuuuut, most couples aren’t married to a man in law enforcement who works […]