Reindeer Towel – Easy Homemade Christmas Gift

Reindeer Homemade christmas gift

This easy homemade Christmas gift is perfect to have the kids help you make. This cute gift is perfect for teaches, neighbors, grandparents, and friends. You can fill it with whatever you’d like, but we used a bar of soap. Here’s how to make this cute and simple reindeer towel gift: Supplies: Brown wash cloth White pipe cleaners 6 small bells … Continue reading

4 Reasons Why Pictures Are Important


I have always been a shutter bug. I started scrapbooking when I was 11, I taught classes for a local store when I was 17 and went on to teach at national conventions when I was 20. I have a passion for documenting my life with photos and the stories that accompany them. What I didn’t anticipate was how that … Continue reading

DIY Pillow – Freezer Paper Image Transfer

Freezer Paper Image Transfer DIY Pillow

Did you know that you can use freezer paper to transfer an image to a piece of fabric and make something custom really easily? This DIY Pillow was made with a freezer paper image transfer, I can’t wait to show you how you can make your own designs! Items Needed: Card Stock Freezer Paper Ink Jet Printer Fabric (Canvas and Cotton … Continue reading

Homemade Air Freshener

Homemade Air Freshener

Did you know that you can create a homemade air freshener? It’s really easy – just a few quick steps and a few inexpensive supplies! This fun and easy DIY recipe would be perfect as a homemade gift for new moms, house warming, teacher gifts, or as a nice thank you gift for a friend! Let me show you how easy … Continue reading

Self-Esteem Boosting Beauty Essentials

Beauty Essentials

How do you boost your self-confidence? I know for me, my self-esteem rises when I’m taking care of myself – eating healthy, exercising, and actually getting ready for the day. Every now and then it’s fun to pamper myself with exciting new beauty products. Give yourself the confidence boost you deserve by transforming your look with these fantastic beauty products. … Continue reading

Summer Must Haves For The Whole Family

summer must haves

I’ve mentioned this before and I’ll say it again; I hate Arizona summers! With temperatures well over 115 (trust me, this kind of heat is just plain cruel) my family is constantly on the lookout for ways to stay cool and refreshed. Experiencing a similar situation? These summer must haves, for the whole family, will help you beat the heat and enjoy … Continue reading

Healing Himalayan Salt Scrub with Grapefruit and Sandalwood

Healing Himalayan Salt Scrub

Exfoliants are a great way to help care for your skin.  It’s revitalizing and refreshing and can help prevent aging when done properly.  I love this Himalayan salt scrub because it  is full of natural minerals like, magnesium, potassium and calcium that can nourish and heal the skin.  This is a great recipe for people who struggle with skin conditions … Continue reading

DIY Shadow Box Bank Tutorial

DIY shadow box bank tutorial

I really wanted to make a custom piggy bank for my kids, so when I came across a very adult shadow box bank on Amazon, I knew it was a hidden gem that would be easy to make on my own and I could customize it to make their coin bank however I wanted to match my boys personalities. DIY … Continue reading

Top Netflix Picks

Top Netflix Shows to try including comedies, drama, girls and guys favorites, and shows for kids

I received various TV Show t-shirts in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. I’m ashamed to admit it, but my husband and I are addicted to watching shows on Netflix. Whenever my son goes to bed, we like to relax in front of the television. Although we only watch 1-2 episodes a night, it seems like we … Continue reading