Archives for May 2015

Dirt Pudding Dessert

This is seriously got to be one of my favorite family recipes of all time!  Many may have the recipe (or something like it) but its too good not to share this fun and cool dessert.  Kids and adults just love it in our family and my mother in law makes a bowl of it at most all family gatherings.  Its truly the hit of the dessert table.  It is one of my most pinned recipes on … [Read more...]

♥ USA Blocks

I am in 4th of July home decor - creating - painting - kind of mood right now.  I love all of the red, white and blue!  Getting some seasonal things ready for the Select Furnishings store to sell. This post does contain affiliate links of products used and where I sell my handmade crafts.  I use these products and all opinions are 100% mine. I have a bit of an obsession with creating these … [Read more...]

♥ Burlap {America} Wreath

I totally love all of the different patterns and colors burlap comes in now a days.  I was at Walmart recently and thrilled to spot these burlap rolls and ribbon in 4th of July pattern and colors.  (love!) This post does contain affiliate links of where I sell my creations or products used. All opinions are all mine! If you follow me on Instagram I posted a sneak peak on Sunday that showed … [Read more...]

Graduation Money Card & Envelope | Video Tutorial

 It is hard to believe that another Graduation season is upon us.  High School, college and more. We have several gifts to give for family members and friends and $$ is always the right size and the right color, right?  LOL.... Here is a money holder card I created that fits all. Changing the colors and embellishments will make the most unique gift to be treasured for years to come (long after … [Read more...]

Apple {Thank You} Card

Hi everyone.... Here is a super simple card I created for a customer who ordered a personalized teachers wreath for her classroom door. I created this card to include in her order to say THANKS for your order and will write a special note of thanks inside. I think it turned out super cute! This would be a great idea to put together to sat thanks to any teacher or school staff.  As we are nearing … [Read more...]

♥ Favorite Teacher Faux Succulent Flower Mason Jar Gift

I am back today with another Teacher Appreciation gift idea..... When I found these green Ball mason jars in the store I grabbed a box because I thought the color was cool. I had a couple of ideas of what I wanted to do with them, how to decorate, put inside, etc. and so happy with the end result.  Not too much decorating the bottle itself but the lid is what I spent my time on for this … [Read more...]

♥ One Smart Cookie ~ Teacher Appreciation Gift with Free Printable!

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 4 - 8 and what better way to say thanks than with a fresh baked cookie?  Well, I'm sure teachers of all areas can think of better ways but I thought it would be a fun way to share a bit of sweetness. I created these little tags to share so feel free to download this free printable here. {personal use only} If you search on google or pinterest "smart cookie" … [Read more...]