17 Father’s Day gift ideas for any dad you can think of!

It’s that time of year again—time to celebrate all the very special dads in your life :) Of course, with this comes hours of trying to figure out the perfect gift for someone who already has everything (or says he wants nothing) but deserves all the love in the world. OK, all the […] Read More »

DIY chalkboard mug – a quick and easy Father’s Day craft

I don’t know what it is, but I find my husband SUPER difficult to shop for. Combine that with the fact that his birthday is in May, and by the time Father’s Day rolls around, I’m fresh out of ideas. Fortunately, now that we have children, I know that anything […] Read More »

My cute command center – an easy DIY message board

As a busy mom, I love a message board that can act as a command center—somewhere to write messages and reminders, hold on to important receipts and mail, and display a few recent photos. This DIY message board came together quickly and turned out so cute. It’s a lot better […] Read More »

The most adorable thank you cards I’ve ever sent

I just had a new baby a few weeks ago, and we were the lucky recipients of so many lovely baby gifts—plus many, many meals. I was especially grateful that all three of my aunts sent little gifts for this baby. Since it was my third baby, I wasn’t expecting […] Read More »

An easy spring craft for kids – just in time for Mother’s Day!

It’s always tricky coming up with a Mother’s Day present that kids can make on their own. This one, which requires only a few inexpensive supplies and some painting, is perfect! I love that every child in the family can make a personalized one and make a sweet set of […] Read More »

Mother’s Day gift ideas – thanks, mom!

Moms are the definition of sacrifice, friendship, and unconditional love. They have this crazy way of understanding how you’re feeling without you having to say a word, and they can make you feel like the best possible version of yourself with a single embrace. I’ve learned a lot from my mom […] Read More »

Mother’s Day colors {color mixer}

Mother’s Day is about a month away, so don’t forget to plan something for the wonderful moms in your life :) Whether she’s your mom, your kids’ mom, your grandma, or even just someone that was like a mom to you… Celebrate her with a pop of pink, a hint of […] Read More »

Colorful enamel lockets – a homemade Mother’s Day gift DIY

Mother’s day is around the corner and I can’t think of a more sentimental gift than one made by the hands of the human she made… Okay, that came off a little strange, but you know what I mean! Here’s a quick and colorful, semi-homemade gift perfect for those special […] Read More »

8 ways to say thank you

If you’re a regular reader, you may have noticed that we’ve done several posts this year focused on gratitude. (If you’re not… it’s okay, I’ll wait if you want to go take a look :) Expressing gratitude can mean something different to everyone. For me, lately, it’s meant making an […] Read More »

A card and a keepsake – personalized photo gift DIY

March has always been one of my favorite months of the year—signs of spring begin to sprout, the Shamrock Shake makes a grand return, and not only is it my birth month, but so many of those near and dear to me have birthdays in March, too. So, in honor […] Read More »