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“Let’s Go Fly a Kite” Spring Wreath Tutorial!!

lets go fly a kite wreath tutorial at tatertots and jello

I am on a Mary Poppins kick lately. I had such a fun time creating the "Let's Go Fly a Kite" printables last week, that I thought it would be fun to make a Spring wreath to go along with the printables. You know I love a good wreath. And I have been having such an awesome time playing around with my new Cricut Explore machine, I created this new wreath with it! I took the printable kite … [Read more...]

Submerged Color DIY Wall Art! #LowesCreator

submerged color wall sconces DIY at tatertots and jello

I love being a part of Lowes' Creative Ideas blogger team. I love seeing what monthly themes they give us. It really lets me use my creativity. This month a couple of the themes we were given were Submerged Colors and Outdoor Wall Art. I decided to combine the two together and make some Submerged Color Wood Slad Sconces. I think they will be perfect hung on my patio once the weather warms up a … [Read more...]

Make a Giant Spring Sign with Paper Flowers!

giant sign with paper flowers tutorial at tatertots and jello

I am addicted to making giant signs. And they are so inexpensive to make - only about $5 for the wood. I wanted to put a spin on the project for Spring. I thought adding paper flowers to the sign would be fun. And I was excited to use my new Cricut Explore cutting machine. It was such a fun project to make! Here's how I made the sign: … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Delicious Summer Recipes Part 1

20 delicious summer recipes

Get ready to plan some menus: you'll be anxious to make all of these 20 Delicious Summer Recipes I'm featuring from the amazing and tasty recipes linked up this week! Here we go ... if you're not hungry now you will be by the time you finish reading! Salted Caramel Cheesecake @ Tidy Mom Grilled Teriyaki Chicken @ Six Sisters' Stuff Coconut Crusted Stuffed French Toast @ Will Cook for … [Read more...]

Summer Lemonade Stand Free Printables!!

Summer Lemonade Stand Printables at Tatertots & Jello

 It's just not summer without a lemonade stand, right?? We finally made our kids a stand out of some scrap wood in the garage. They had a great time at the stand on the Fourth of July. And even if you don't have a stand, you can make a lemonade stand with a table and this free printable! Here's a shot of my kids and their stand. We took this printable and made one for Italian Sodas. I'll … [Read more...]

Beachy Summer Mantel 2013!

beachy summer mnatel at tatertots and jello

Happy Monday! I was so inspired when I switched my summer slipcover that I finished my Summer Mantel this weekend. I flipped my door over from the red one I had up for the Fourth of July to the yellow one I used for Spring. I just love the bright pops of color in my family room! I painted a couple of thrift store boxes and stacked them on the mantel.  I also found a way to integrate … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 22 Sunny Summer Projects!

sunny summer collage

What a great time of year! I was so inspired by all of the projects linked up this week. I'm in the middle of a couple of summer projects -- and I'm sharing 22 sunny summer projects from this week's party with you today! Back Deck/Pergola @ Love of Family and Home Starfish Garland at Remodelando la Casa Mint Painted Nightstand @ Making Home Base … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 22 Beachy Decorating Ideas

beachy collage 2

I love nautical themes -- and beachy decor! Even if it's not summer, something about the warm, weather-worn look adds color and cheer. I'm featuring 22 beachy decorating ideas -- amazing, beach-themed projects that will work with all kinds of decor, nautical or not! Get inspired for your summer decor: Sisal Rope Flower Pots @ Clean & Scentsible Anchor Wall Printables @ Michelle … [Read more...]

Lemon Blueberry Popsicles!

lemon blueberry popsicles

I love Summer!!  One of the best things about Summer are hot days and popsicles. My kids can't get enough popsicles. We've had a great time experimenting with some new flavors this year. One of our favorite combinations is lemons and blueberries. So the other day we made up some Lemon Blueberry Popsicles and they were a hit! I love that they are super easy to make. Here's the easy … [Read more...]

Make Luggage Tags – and a BasicGrey Hipster Box Giveaway!

make luggage tags with your kids and free printable

We love family trips! Get your kids excited about travel plans by having them make their own luggage tags! The lovely people at BasicGrey (one of my favorite scrapbook companies) sent me some awesome materials from their new Hipster line and asked me to create a project. I thought luggage tags would be a fun activity to make with my kids and get them excited about our trip. These would … [Read more...]