GF Shortbread Cookies with Berry Buttercream Frosting

GF Shortbread Cookies with Berry Buttercream Frosting

Hello Friends! In case you missed it, yesterday I shared a some Patriotic Chocolates that would make a great addition to your Fourth of July BBQ and today I’m here with another summer recipe. These Gluten-Free Shortbread Cookies with Berry Buttercream Frosting are not only appropriate for July 4th, but they would be delicious all […]

Patriotic Chocolate Goodie Bags

Patriotic Star Chocolates

I may not have a lot of patriotic decor up, but you can always count on me for a festive treat! I’m so excited to share these fun little Patriotic Chocolate Goodies Bags that include homemade star-shaped chocolates! These bags are so easy to make! They take less than an hour and can easily be made […]

Giveaway Wednesday: Themed Party Pack from The Party Works


It’s Wednesday which means it’s giveaway time! I’m so excited to have The Party Works partnering with DDD today because let’s face it who doesn’t love a party?! I for one love throwing parties (if you didn’t figure that already from Baby E’s 1st Birthday and the fact that I have an entire board dedicated […]

Top 10 Tuesday: Beach Inspired Crafts

Beach Crafts Button

It’s summer time which means many of you are vacationing at lake houses, beach cabins, or even camping near the ocean! Most of my childhood summers were spent up at my grandparent’s beach cabin and now my little family and I try to get up at least a few times each summer. There is nothing […]

DIY Eye Chart Tutorial

DIY Eye Chart

I love it when a room starts to come together and you finally begin to see your vision unfold! Oh it’s a magical feeling! I am making a TON of progress on the family room makeover (it’s only been 9 months) and I feel like I’m getting closer and closer to the big reveal. Things […]

Summer Fashion Inspiration with Old Navy

Old Navy Classic Oufit

Alright ladies, swim suit season is upon us! If you live somewhere other than the Northwest you’ve probably already been rocking your bikinis around for a while. But ME on the other hand, considering we pretty much had a mild hurricane in Seattle today, my swim suits are still in the back of my closet. However, seeing […]

What I’m Loving This Week!

sunny seattle

Happy Friday Friends!!! I promise I’ll share a new recipe and craft for you next week but today I’m sharing some of the things I’m loving this week! It’s been a fabulous start to the summer around here, we spent the first part of the week at my grandparent’s beach cabin, then we came home […]

Top 10 Tuesday: Festive Fourth of July Food


Fireworks, Food and Friends! That’s how I like to spend my Fourth of July! I have always loved July 4 and all of the festivities that go along with it. Did I mention that I owned a firework stand for almost 10 years? So random, right? Now you know I’m not kidding when I say […]

The #EverydayVictories of A Mom


When I first heard about Kroger’s Every Day Victories Campaign I started to think about my own life and some of the recent victories in our family. It didn’t take me long to come to the conclusion that there is a new victory EVERY DAY in the life of a mom. Over the last 15 […]

Hole-In-One Cupcakes: A Fun Father’s Day Treat

Golf Cupcake

Are you ready for Father’s Day?! It’s only a few days away or less if you are celebrating early like us. Today, we are celebrating the special day with my Father-In-Law by having a picnic at the beach. I wanted to bring a fun treat along and since ‘Golf’ seems to be the theme of […]