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Great Ideas — 15 Beautiful Home Decor Ideas!

Just because it's back to school season doesn't mean I can't be working on projects around the house! Here are... 15 Beautiful Home Decor Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Home Office Decor @ The 36th Avenue Industrial Kids Bookshelf @ Cherished Bliss Dutch Pastel Dream Home @ Heart Handmade UK DIY Weathered Chalkboard @ I Should Be Mopping the Floor … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 15 Back to School Projects Part Three!

There are only about two weeks left before it gets a lot quieter around the house! Here are... 15 More Back to School Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Giant Pencil Decoration @ Her Tool Belt DIY Apple Treat Bag and Printable Notes @ Giggles Galore Back to School Dinner @ Building our Hive Back to School Organization @ Do More For Less … [Read more...]

Link Party Palooza — and $25 Target Giveaway!

It's Friday!! Welcome back to the ... We've combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil' Luna, Somewhat Simple, The 36th Avenue, and Tatertots & Jello to make a giant link party. You'll only have to link up once to to be listed on all four sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature posts -- just like we always have! So be sure to check with each site to see … [Read more...]

Turn a Toothbrush Holder into a Succulent Planter

Turn a Toothbrush Holder into a Succulent Planter Hack. Last month I was lucky enough to visit the Better Homes and Gardens headquarters in Iowa. It was so much fun. Pretty much a dream come true. We were able to see the behind-the-scenes rooms and styling ideas. It was amazing!! One of my favorite parts of the trip was learning a bunch of different ways to use products in unusual ways. I think my … [Read more...]

Cake Mix Fresh Fruit Cobbler!

One of my favorite parts of Summer is the fresh fruits and vegetables. We've had a square foot garden and I love going out there and gathering fresh ingredients. I can't wait to build a new one at our new home this coming spring! So when I spied some beautiful peaches, nectarines and blueberries at the farmer's market I snapped them up. Cake Mix Fresh Fruit Cobbler!   Save Print … [Read more...]

Peach and Berry Cream Puff Pastry Tart

Peach and Berry Cream Puff Pastry Tart Recipe. I love Summer! One of the things I love most is fresh fruit. My kids love peaches and we are always looking for new peach recipes. Peach Berry Cream Puff Pastry Phyllo Tart. We also love puff pastry phyllo dough - it's so puffy and delicious! So we thought it would be fun to combine the two things we love. … [Read more...]

Back to School Teacher Gift Idea

Welcome to the Summer of Paper series - where we've invited fabulous guests to create projects using supplies from my Home + Made paper decor line. Hi there friends of Tatertots and Jello! My name is Liz from Liz on Call. I'm a career woman turned stay at home mom to 3 busy kids. I love all things crafty, creative and delicious. Liz on Call is a place for busy moms looking for simple, … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 15 Back to School Projects Part Two!

I was at Target today and the whole front entrance was covered in back to school decorations! Here are... 15 More Back to School Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Back to School Party @ Giggles Galore Back to School EOS Teacher Gift @ Liz on Call Harry Potter Bookmarks, Bag, and Quotes @ Building Our Hive Silhouette Teacher Gift @ Life, Love, and Thyme … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Before and After Projects!

I love the feeling that comes with giving a makeover to something in your house and changing the way a room feels! Here are... 20 Before and After Projects from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * DIY Faux Brick Flower Vase @ The Cofran Home Butcher Block Counter @ Twelve on Main DIY Farmhouse Pots @ Lolly Jane Farmhouse Table Makeover @ Design, Dining + Diapers … [Read more...]

Link Party Palooza — and $25 Amazon Giveaway!

It's Friday!! Welcome back to the ... We've combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil' Luna, Somewhat Simple, The 36th Avenue, and Tatertots & Jello to make a giant link party. You'll only have to link up once to to be listed on all four sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature posts -- just like we always have! So be sure to check with each site to see … [Read more...]

Rolling Pin Housewarming or Wedding Gift Idea

Rolling Pin Housewarming, Neighbor or Wedding Gift Idea. We are getting settled into our new home and loving it. Last weekend we were able to throw a little Housewarming party to help kick off Utah's Parade of Homes. Even though there are a lot of projects I still want to work on at our home, I thought it would be fun to open it up to celebrate one of my favorite events of the year. It was … [Read more...]

DIY Back to School Calendar System

DIY Back to School Calendar System using Post-It Notes. I've had a love affair with Post it® Note products for years. They are so handy, colorful and you can use them for so many purposes! So when we moved into our new home and I was putting together our new command center, I knew that Post-it Note products would be super helpful in keeping us organized. We are gearing up for back to … [Read more...]

Industrial Coffee Table Makeover

Industrial Farmhouse Coffee Table Makeover. I love Industrial style but I also love the bright clean colors and elements in modern farmhouse style. Our new home has a little bit of a beachy vibe with the pale green walls, planking, wainscoting and pale green glass backsplash in the kitchen. For some reason I have had such a hard time getting my furniture to work in our new house. The living room … [Read more...]

Back to School Countdown Pocket Banner

Welcome to the Summer of Paper series - where we've invited fabulous guests to create projects using supplies from my Home + Made paper decor line. Hey everyone, Vanessa here from Our Thrifty Ideas. I am excited to be sharing a fun tutorial with you today....but a little sad at the same time. Who would have thought that it's time to start thinking Back to School already?! I feel like … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Planner: Back to School Free Printable!

I am a big fan of helping kids learn life skills. And one of the most important ones, I think, is learning to prepare meals. It's more than just learning to cook. It's being able to plan out a meal -- entree, side and dessert, decide what ingredients we have on hand, what we need to buy at the store and then preparing the meal and cleaning it all up in the end. I also think it gives kids the … [Read more...]