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Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Mindy Mae’s Market Giveaway!!


It's Friday!! Welcome to the Weekend Wrap Up Party!!   This week's giveaway is from Mindy Mae's Market!! One of my all-time favorite sites. Mindy Mae’s Market is a great shop full of craft, decor products and MORE!  Whether it’s a craft item, home decor piece, or snazzy piece of jewelry, they feature it at a great price in their special sales! But their sales only last for a limited time, … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Caravan Digital Downloads Giveaway!!


It's Friday!! Welcome to the Weekend Wrap Up Party!!   This week we're giving away TWO $20 credits to Caravan!! Caravan has the CUTEST things- wall art, stationery, toys, decorations, and more -- and they're all printable!! They have a new line of printable chalkboard art that is fabulous. And the sizes are big and really make a statement!! And one of my favorites in the shop is the … [Read more...]

Internet on the Move: Win a Mobile NetZero Hot Spot and Service ($800 value)!

netzero giveaway

As you might imagine, I get pretty twitchy if I don't have good Internet access! When we go on road trips, I'm always frustrated because I could be doing so much if I weren't stuck in the car. Or, we're in a hotel and the Internet connection is expensive, slooooooooowwwww, or both! (I've been known to rewire my mom's internet when I visit - true story) So I was SUPER excited to try out the … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Chest-R-Desk Giveaway!!


It's Friday!! Welcome to the Weekend Wrap Up Party!!   This week I want to share my kids' new favorite thing: Chest-R-Desk!   Ella's been using ours since the minute we put it together. She's very artistic and loves to draw and paint -- and I love to encourage my kids to be creative. This cool piece of kids' furniture encourages creativity -- and tidiness (LOL). It's a chest, a … [Read more...]

Our Christmas Morning Tradition: Dutch Babies … and Win a KitchenAid Mixer ($349 value)

Dutch Babies German Pancake Recipe

Update -- Giveaway closed. The winner is Amy J. An email has been sent. Please respond to the email by Monday or another winner will be chosen. The mixer will be sent out in time for Christmas. yay! It's December - how did that happen??? I got my tree up and decorated this week and now I am so excited for Christmas!! I love all of our family traditions. One of my favorite traditions is … [Read more...]

Help Your Local Heroes with IKEA’s Rescue Remodel Contest


While I love to tell you about contests and fun stuff  YOU can win, at this time of year it's extra fun to give rather than receive. And that's why I wanted to share this idea with you -- a chance for you to help your hometown heroes get some recognition -- and a new kitchen -- from IKEA. Working with The Family Handyman magazine (one of our family favorites - we've made so many projects from … [Read more...]

Win Your $1000 Pinterest Dream Wish List!


Would you like to win $1000 in gifts for everyone on your holiday list? Of course! I love Wayfair -- it's a great place for holiday shopping, from kitchen sinks to rugs, beautiful mirrors, any kind of home accessory ... to kids' toys and gift ideas for everyone on your list. I'm excited to announce that I've partnered with them to co-host the Win Your Gift List Challenge! All you need to do … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Decorating Cookies Book Giveaway!!


It's Friday!! Welcome to the Weekend Wrap Up Party!!   This week's giveaway is the amazing new book from Bridget at Bake at 350!! Bridget Edwards is one of the cutest blog friends I have known. Her cookies are just amazing and she shares fabulous of tips on how to create cookies of every kind. Plus she has the blogs Bake at 350 and University Cookie with tons of video tutorials. This … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Black & Decker Giveaway!!


It's Friday!! Welcome to the Weekend Wrap Up Party!!   This week's giveaway is from Black & Decker!!  This week I've teamed up with Black & Decker to YOUR CHOICE of any of their 3 new Lithium vacuums!! The lucky winner will get to choose from any of the three vacuums! Learn more, find out how to win the giveaway, and link up YOUR projects after the break: … [Read more...]

Win a Silhouette Portrait!

silhouette portrait

Yes, you read it right! This week I'm giving away a brand new Silhouette Portrait! (It's the little brother or sister to the CAMEO) Thanks to Silhouette for the Portrait! Here's a project I made this week using my new Silhouette Portrait: (You can see how I made it here.) I'll show you how you could be the lucky winner ... but first, … [Read more...]