The Dirt – July 31,2016

The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown With the Olympics just around the corner I am excited to finish this page turner about the 1936 Olympic Rowing team. Bourbon and Bowties Bracelets: Love these!! I am stocking up for all my September Birthday Girls! Humble and Kind by Tim McGraw: Noah’s soccer season ended […]

Experiences Over Things

Lately, I have been caught up in a little “over purchasing”.  It might be because the kids are all home or that Holly started a blog that requires newly purchased items to review. Whatever it is, I have to keep in mind that experiences are more important than the stuff we have. Do you need this […]

Teen Cake with Sprinkles

Who wants a slice of that middle tier? I do! Sprinkles, Oh My! I’ve been looking for an excuse to make a sprinkle cake and this cake for Alana was perfect timing! I incorporated Lana’s love for shoes and her fun, loving personality into her birthday cake. Sprinkles, polka dots, bows, and glam are all […]

Hearts and Couches

Today, we are gearing up for Valentine’s Day! I always love pulling out our heart banners and purchasing lots of chocolate and goodies. This year I wanted to create a fun heart photo collage to add to our family room wall. I used pictures from our 2012 “Couch Shoot” and I am very excited to […]