St. Patty’s pistachio cake

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Oooh la la! Does this look YUMMY or what! Hope you all enjoy your St. Patrick's Day... with a slice of heavenpistachio cake! Wanna make your own? You're in LUCK {har har} that we happen to have the recipe ;) Ingredients:   Instructions: Preheat oven to 400*F. Mix cake according to box directions. {We used a vanilla mix} Add a packet of pistachio pudding. Mix until batter is green. Put 1/3 of batter into a … Continue Reading...

Guest blogger: Running with Glitter

Hi, I'm Kelly from Running With GlitterThank you for having me on your blog.  I'm way honored!  What a beautiful place for inspiration!Today I'm going to share with you how to make these beautiful Chalkboard Personalized Easter Buckets.  The cool thing about these is that they can be used long after Easter.  Just turn the rabbit side around and place it on a shelf so you can use the chalkboard to label what is inside. … Continue Reading...

Anthro-inspired Zinc Letters

Anthropologie inspired zinc letters tutorial, less than $5!

Anthropologie has super cute letters out right now.  But we have some even cuter Anthro-inspired Zinc Letters out too (;   What's not-so-cute is their $18/EACH LETTER price tag.  Yikes! Motivates you to make your own, right? Well, we did... for only $5.39!   Supplies: Local craftstore's chipboard letters $1.99/each* . Black acrylic paint . Silver metallic paint . Bristle paintbrush . Sponge paintbrush *I used a 40% off … Continue Reading...

Family fun: FHE jars

Today's family fun idea comes from    Family night {or as we Mormons call Family Home Evening} was never easier...thanks to the FHE Jar that makes it a snap!Plus, it's just CUTE! ;)When you are in need of a quick Family Home Evening Lesson, simply pull a strip of paper out of this jar.......then sing the song, pray, read the scriptures, and discuss the topic! Easy peasy, huh!Stop by Equal Opportunity Crafter to say … Continue Reading...

WGW #2

Welcome to Whatcha Got Weekend.Thanks for linking up last week!We doubled our numbers.  Whoo hoo!Here's a few of last weekends links that caught our eye:1. Recipe Binder Cover by Diary of a Crafty Lady2. Decorated Sugar Cookies by Read it and Eat It3. Quiet Book Pages by A Back to Basics Lifestyle4. Vintage Shower Sign by For a Rainy Day5. Easy Cake Thin Mints by Mom's of All Trades6. Family Name Board … Continue Reading...

Lolly ♥'s… SPRING!

Here in Arizona, it's quickly warming up.  Winter is definately behind us & we're closer to summer than spring.  However, we're not quite ready for triple digits so we'll enjoy all the fun SPRING ideas out there for now!{Spring blocks}by Lindsey's Craft List{Shabby Birdhouses}by My Garden of Eden{Rainbow Cupcakes}by Running with Glitter{MDF Easter Eggs}by Crafty Girls Workshop{Fabric Flower Necklace}by The Goodey … Continue Reading...

St. Patty’s Day chocolate dipped Oreo

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Many of you may not know my son is adopted. I L♥VE adoption. Each holiday I send a little sumthin' sumthin' to his birthparents. For St. Patrick's Day, I made these:   Chocolate dipped oreos... with a lucky little love tag: {It says "I am so LUCKY to have you"}   Wanna make your own? Supplies needed: *Mint oreos {green in the middle!} *Melting chocolate. *Festive green&white sprinkles.  *Green food coloring. *Box {$0.79 … Continue Reading...

KMC Photography {giveaway}

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Hey ya'll!We're kind of cheating on our first official "Feature Blogger Wednesday" because we're throwing in a giveaway!We would like to introduceKjerstin is uber talented and besides being a fabulous photographer...she's got some mad editing skills and creates beautiful pieces of art!Like these........and this!  {Available in her Etsy shop HERE}See?  Told ya she is awesome!Oh, you like those a LOT?What's that?  You want to take … Continue Reading...