{ POSTED UNDER } Patriotic Holidays
by  |  posted under Christmas, Desserts, Other Fun Holidays, Patriotic Holidays, Video
Easy Chocolate Dipped Strawberries That Are Out of This World What is it about chocolate dipped strawberries that make them oh so delicious? With strawberries and chocolate together, you just can't go wrong! For these strawberries we chose to add white chocolate and blue sprinkles for our fun 4th of July celebration. You could also add brown...
[ Read More ]
08.19.15 DIY USA Wall Art
DIY USA wall art (featured)
by  |  posted under Crafting, Decorating, Do It Yourself, Patriotic Holidays
I may have an obsession with maps and globes. It's my hope that it creates curiosity and a sense of exploration with my children. This wooden DIY USA wall art is my new favorite wall decor and it was easy. I'm not just saying that...really. In fact, I had a friend do this project with me. A friend who had never picked up power tools before and...
[ Read More ]
dangerously delicious 7 layer cookies (featured)
by  |  posted under Desserts, Holiday, Patriotic Holidays, Recipes
These cookies are my family's absolute favorite! They are melt in your mouth good and you most definitely won't be able to stop at one! Between layers of dark chocolate are three light and fluffy, yet delectably moist almond layers with two sweet layers of apricot preserves and raspberry jam. When you take a bite, it's heaven in your mouth....
[ Read More ]
4th of july shirts featured
by  |  posted under Crafting, Do It Yourself, Family, Fun With Kids, Holiday, Patriotic Holidays, Shop, Uncategorized
{Get these cute prints HERE} Quick, Adorable 4th of July T-Shirts! I love everything about the 4th of July. Fireworks, Sparklers, Flags, Pride of Country, Yummy Food, Parades and...matching T-Shirts! It is the ONE time in the year I can get my kids to wear matching clothes...wait, and Christmas P.J's - haven't been vetoed there yet either....
[ Read More ]
by  |  posted under Crafting, Decorating, Do It Yourself, Gift Giving, Patriotic Holidays, Summer
A 2x4 Flag! Just what you've been waiting for:)  another 2x4 idea! Why the obsession  with 2x4 decor?  They are so cheap to make and fun to give!  All the ugly scraps of wood need is a little crafting love and wala - inexpensive home decor or thrifty gifts! Just think how fun this would be to give this summer to a random person or as...
[ Read More ]
Easy Pennant Banner Tutorial featured
by  |  posted under Crafting, Decorating, Do It Yourself, Holiday, Patriotic Holidays, Sewing, Uncategorized
One of the easiest decorations that is in my holiday arsenal is the pennant banner. I use them for holidays, birthday parties, wedding and baby showers and more - I've got a lot sitting in my closet. And I think I've used just about every material to make them: Wood, paper and fabric.  Wood is heavy and hard to hang. Paper is the easiest - but...
[ Read More ]
by  |  posted under Desserts, Patriotic Holidays, Recipes, Snacks
Happy Thursday, HowDoesShe Gals! I am so excited to welcome our special guest from "Natural Girl who is sharing a "cool" treat that is perfect for your 4th of July party! Patriotic popsicles! This is a multi-flavored, nutritious frozen treat you'll be proud to serve your kids. Sound good? Let's getting creating:...
[ Read More ]
by  |  posted under Birthdays, Crafting, Fun With Kids, New Years, Patriotic Holidays
Yesterday Bobbi-Jo shared some awesome Craft & Project ideas we can all use to celebrate the 4th of July or adapt to fit a celebration for our own countries.  Like Bobbi, I'm Canadian, so we'll be celebrating on the 1st! Whatever country you're from... It's time to have fun with being patriotic!! ...the perfect time to share a super...
[ Read More ]
reunion featured
by  |  posted under Family, Family Time, Fun With Kids, Holiday, Other Fun Holidays, Patriotic Holidays, Summer, Traditions, Uncategorized
Summer is all about fun and games--family reunions, camps, big group parties, and more.  Here are 39 family reunion or camp theme ideas to rock your reunion!  Many of these fantastic ideas were generated by our creative Facebook followers.  See them all here! 39 Family Reunion or Camp Theme Ideas Circus: bounce houses, tickets for...
[ Read More ]
01.06.15 Apple Pie Floats
by  |  posted under Beverages, Christmas, Desserts, New Years, Patriotic Holidays, Recipes
Aren't ice cream floats the perfect instant treat? I mean really, they take what,... a whopping 30 seconds to make?!  Instant satisfaction! :) I know ice cream floats are a huge hit at my house, especially with the kids. I recently stumbled across a brilliant idea... Apple Pie Floats! I know, I know, it kinda sounds crazy, but trust me. If...
[ Read More ]

  • Popular Round Ups