April 22, 2014

Tried it Tuesday! #3

I am seriously looking forward to Tuesdays now! Are you?
Today we're featuring our first main dish. And in honor of spring, warmer weather, and being able to finally cook outside without having to wear gloves and a hat... you can cook this meal on the grill!

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April 21, 2014

20 Teacher Gift Ideas

Can you believe in another month or two our little ones will be through with another school year? Its make me want to cry! And not just because of summer break (just kidding!) but because they are another year older. Time flies!!

With the end of the school comes the need for fun teacher gifts for our hard working educators. 
I've rounded up 20 of my favorite ideas all in one place. Now to just decide which ones to use!

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April 18, 2014

Pinterest Feature Friday - PFF #127

HELLO! Happy almost Easter. Malia from Yesterday on Tuesday here. Thanks for joining me, Michele from The Scrap Shoppe and Bev from Flamingo Toes for the weekly Pinterest Party. 

I have such a ball preusing all the pinners who have linked up at The Pinterest Master List. Today's featured pinner is Carrie from Kenarry (try saying that three times fast)!

Yay Carrie!

Carrie aka Kennary has 27 Boards and 1255 Pins. Let's take a gander!

Eggcellent Ideas for Easter Eggs
Looking for some last minute Easter Egg ideas? Check out Carrie's Eggcellent Ideas for Easter Eggs
She has 163 EGGciting pins!

Spring Ideas
And her Spring Ideas Board has 45 fun filled Spring-y projects!

Travel Tips and Ideas for Families
Here's a board I can't wait to explore. Carrie has 45 informative pins on her Travel Tips and Ideas for Families Board. Great timing for spring break and summer.

Cleaning and Organizing Ideas
Her Cleaning and Organizing Ideas Board has 59 pins... whoa there is some super great info here!

Kid Ideas
There are loads of neat ideas (68 in fact) on Carrie's Kid's Ideas Board.

Now it's time to get up close and personal with some of the awesome pins! 

I'm going to focus on her Kenarry: Ideas for the Home Board and Carrie's recipes and projects. 
Here are a few of my faves:

MMM Crispy Cauliflower Poppers Recipe. Cauliflower can be a tricky veggie for me. 

I will so be trying this.
12 Ideas for Coloring Easter Eggs. I can't wait to see 'em!

How to Spring Clean with Small Children
Here's a post that will be super helpful: How to Spring Clean with Small Children.

How cute are these Cheddar Bunny Carrots for Easter? SO cute!

How to Keep Your Basement from Flooding
With all the spring rain-- this is a great post to pin: How to Keep Your Basement from Flooding.

That's for letting me cruise your boards, Carrie. I hope you'll grab a Featured button!

Have you joined the Pinterest Master List... 'cause you should! YOU just may be our next feature.

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April 16, 2014

DIY Easter Basket Totes

A couple of weeks ago I shared these Easter basket totes on The Ribbon Retreat blog. Let me tell you, that was quite the treat for me, being the sewing newbie that I am!

I have taught myself to sew over the last year and, I have to admit, these totes have been my biggest challenge. I mean, there was geometry involved, you guys! But regardless of my lack of fondness for math, I do have to say these turned out great, and I can't wait to show you how to make them!

Don't fret that Easter is coming up soon. I made both of these in just a few hours!

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April 15, 2014

Teacher Appreciation Gift at the SNAP! Blog

I'm over at the SNAP! blog today sharing some free printables and showing you how to use them to make a fun and simple teacher gift! See you there!

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Tried it Tuesday! #2

I hope you're enjoying the Tried it Tuesday series!
I'm having a blast going through the recipes I have pinned on Pinterest and deciding what to share.
Let's get started with this week's feature!

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