Spring Cleaning Tips for Dog Owners

Spring Cleaning Tips for Dog Owners – Are you sure you thought of everything when it comes to cleaning this spring? Keep your home clean and your dog and family healthy with these important spring cleaning tips! Spring is sure taking its sweet timeĀ making an appearance around here. To say that folks around these parts are a bit disappointed with Mother Nature would be an understatement. Although I’m not a fan of the cold weather, when you’re a person who {Read More}

Painting With Bubbles

There’s just something magical about bubbles when you’re a child. Heck, there’s something magical about bubbles even when you’re an adult. šŸ™‚ In the warm spring and summer months, we love to spend our time outside, drawing with sidewalk chalk and playing with bubbles. It’s a whole lotta’ fun, and it keeps the kiddos, and the dog, AND me, entertained for hours! I’m so excited to be over at Melissa & Doug blog sharing a tutorial on painting with bubbles {Read More}

Stained Glass Art

I’ve been seeing so many fun Mother’s Day projects around everywhere,Ā and today, I’m sharing one of my own! This Stained Glass Art is fun to make any time of the year and believe it or not, even children as young as 3 years old can do this! I shared this about a month ago over at Smart School House, and today I’m bringing over to Bitz & Giggles to share with all of you! I remember seeing this projectĀ at my {Read More}

A Spring Baby Shower and KitchenAid Blender Giveaway!

There’s so much to love about spring! Birds chirping, flowers growing and babies being born! Today, I’m so honored to be part of a virtual spring baby shower for one of our best blogging buddies, Michelle, from Healthy Recipe Ecstasy! She just brought the sweetest baby boy into this world and it’s certainly a wonderful reason to have a party! Showering Michelle, Alasdair & Baby Alexander We’re bringing you an entire menu of yummy, healthy recipes to celebrate her and her husband, Alasdair’s, newest {Read More}

10 Ways to Refresh This Spring

ā€œThis post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media GroupĀ®, All YouĀ® and Real SimpleĀ® but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #SpringintoMeTime http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstVā€ It’s here. . .it’s finally here. Spring has sprung, and I’m not sure I could have waited much longer. It’s an awakening, a time to refresh. It’s a time to dig out of the hole I crawled into soon after the first snow. It’s an opportunity to open the windows {Read More}

Bloomin’ Dirt Cups

Happy Earth Day! I’m happy to say that I’ve finally come out of hibernation for the winter. Water around these parts is flowing again, birds are chirping and my sump pump has been kicking in. Those, my friends, are truly the signs of spring here in Wisconsin. To celebrate the earth and our beautiful surroundings, I’m sharing a recipe for dirt cups today. Ā  Ā  They aren’t just the traditional dirt cups, however. These are bloomin’ dirt cups! Because who {Read More}

Cucumber Bites

Ā  I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter. I know we did. The weather was nice enough for the kids to spend some quality time outside, which was great! Today I’m sharing fresh and easy appetizers that only take minutes to put together, but look and taste like you spent a couple hours carefully assembling them all! Ā  Here’s what you’ll need: French baguette (fresh or toasted, if you prefer) Dill weed Cucumber Fresh baby dill Philadelphia cream cheese (try {Read More}