7 Fun at-Home Date Night Ideas

When you have little ones it gets a bit harder to have a date night out of the house. Finding a babysitter, scheduling a day and time that works for everybody, planning what to do in the time slot you've got, etc. can be a lot of work and may need a lot of time … Continue reading 7 Fun at-Home Date Night Ideas


DIY Toddler’s Craft Corner

At eighteen months my daughter is really starting to show her fun side. Don't get me wrong-- she's always been fun, but the past month or so her personality and humor and interest in certain things are really coming through. Some of her interests include playing with play-dough, coloring, sorting out or lining up her toys (or quirky little things she picks up around the house). 

Her attention span for books and certain activities is still pretty short because of her age, but it's getting longer as she gets older, so that makes doing crafts and reading or practicing ABCs and 123s a bit easier and that's something I am really starting to instill in our days now. 

We've had a little table for her in our kitchen/dining area for several months and she really enjoys sitting at it for snacks and playing. So I've set her up a little craft corner at it with a box of fun things for her to do-- and learning new skills as she plays, unbeknownst to her...

DIY Valentine’s Day Mantle/Shelf

Hey, y'all! Now that January is already almost over, we can start thinking about Valentine's Day, which is less than three weeks away! I don't know about you, but it's such a fun holiday, filled with all things a girl loves-- chocolate, pink, hearts, roses, and love. I mean, what's not to love about a … Continue reading DIY Valentine’s Day Mantle/Shelf

DIY: Essential Oil Fabric Softener & Dryer Sheets

It's been a while since I've posted anything, but life just gets busier and busier and I can barely keep my head on straight sometimes! But I'll try to post more things more often from now on. I recently made some washing powder (which I will share the recipe for next-- and soon!), and so … Continue reading DIY: Essential Oil Fabric Softener & Dryer Sheets