DIY Coffee Sugar Scrub

Make your own deliciously fragrant DIY Coffee Sugar Scrub at home!  Wonderful for exfoliation and can be made with ingredients you already have on hand! Every year for Mother’s Day I try really hard to focus on all the positives in my life.  My own sweet mother passed away years ago and as much as […]

Sharing the Joy this Holiday Season

Christmas has always been about so much more than buying presents for my family. The holiday season is a time or sharing and giving and showing our children what that means by example. I remember a few years ago when Reece was old enough to help package up the Operation Christmas Child boxes and how […]

Holiday Pampering Gift Basket Idea

Several months ago my sister experienced something that I can only describe as traumatic. She was asleep in her bed when a car crashed into her home in the middle of the night. The driver was a 15 year old boy who had taken his mother’s car unbeknownst to her.  He drove up over her front […]

Sweet Anniversary Gift

Anniversaries are special days and can be made so much sweeter with a thoughtful gift.  Our anniversary was just a few days ago and I gave this Sweet Anniversary Gift Basket to my husband to show him how much I love him.  I spent the last week thinking up cute sayings to go with various […]

Road Trip Survival Kit – Gift Idea

A Road Trip Survival Kit to keep you sane on the road! The last month or so I’ve been pretty preoccupied.  My little sister left Sunday morning and is currently on her way to Virginia where her husband will start a veterinary program in the Fall.  I’ve been trying not to think about it which […]

Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea: Garden Set

A lovely teacher appreciation gift idea is this garden set with printables! Here’s one more Teacher Appreciation idea that is super quick to pull together.  I included some garden gloves, a variety of seeds, some seed pots, a couple of garden tools, and a water globe.  You could add a kneeling cushion, garden stakes, pruners, […]

Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea – Time To Relax!

Here is another idea for Teacher Appreciation Week.  A simple collection of goodies presented in a cute little tote (found mine at Target!) makes for a wonderful gift that is sure to be well received.  All teachers deserve a little bit of relaxation and they will be sure to find it in this gift!  It […]

Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea – Grilling Kit

A fun teacher appreciation gift idea for a male teacher!  This grilling kit is a great way to get his summer started! Reece’s kindergarten teacher is a man and I wanted to give him something “manly” for Teacher’s Appreciation Week.  Now don’t get me wrong – I am a grilling machine and I’m sure a […]