Tried it Tuesday #129

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Today’s Tried it Tuesday recipe get me super excited! It’s one of my favorite things to eat out, but the closest restaurant it is served at is several towns away so I don’t get it often. Thank goodness for talented people who can successfully knock off a recipe! Pin it Are familiar with the Bonefish […]

Day of the Dead Phantom Mask

What do you get when you cross The Phantom of Opera and Day of the Dead? A Day of the Dead Phantom Mask!

What do you get when you cross The Phantom of Opera and Day of the Dead? A Day of the Dead Phantom Mask! This is a sponsored post for DecoArt for whom I am a Core Blogger. As always, all ideas and opinions are 100% my own. This post contains affiliate links. When I think […]

Halloween/Fall: Shop Your Home

Must Have Craft Tips: Shop your home for items to use in your seasonal decor!

Hello everyone! Are you ready for the last week of Must Have Craft Tips & More: Fall and Halloween Decorating Tips? If you have missed the last few weeks, here is Tip 1, Tip 2, and Tip 3. It’s Allison here, back with some tips on how to decorate your home for the holiday season […]

House No. Pumpkin Topiary

Display your house number on a DIY pumpkin topiary for a festive front porch idea!

Display your house number on a DIY pumpkin topiary for a festive front porch idea! If you look close, the leaves are starting to change colors here in Tennessee! That’s the signal for me to bring out all the fall decor and, even if the temps haven’t cooled off completely, my decor will make me […]

Tried it Tuesday #128

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I used today’s recipe alongside the Berry Feta Salad in a previous Tried it Tuesday recipe, but it definitely deserves a post of it’s own! It’s a great technique to know and can be used with all different types of nuts. Pin it These 5-Minute Perfect Caramelized Nuts from Carlsbad Cravings really live up to […]

Pumpkin Tattoo Labels

Don't want to carve into your pretty new pumpkin? Give a tattoo instead using these FREE downloadable patterns!

Don’t want to carve into your pretty new pumpkin? Give a tattoo instead using these FREE downloadable patterns! There’s more than one way to decorate a pumpkin! If you’re against making a big mess digging out the insides for carving or just want to leave your pumpkin intact to last longer, you may want to […]

Halloween/Fall: Inexpensive Ways to Decorate

Craft Tips and More! Inexpensive ways to decorate for Halloween and fall.

Hello and Happy Friday!! We are back with another week of Must Have Craft Tips & More. Each week my friends Michele at The Scrap Shoppe, Bev at Flamingo Toes, Allison at A Glimpse Inside, and myself (Kara at Mine for the Making) take turns sharing tips based around a monthly theme. And this month […]

Pokémon Birthday Party

Pokemon Birthday Party featuring a Pikachu cake and some SUPER fun Pokemon party games!

This Pokémon Birthday Party features a Pikachu cake and some SUPER fun Pokémon party games! This post contains affiliate links. My eight year old really wanted a Pokémon party this year to celebrate his 8th birthday. Of all the parties we’ve thrown, Pokémon is probably the one I have known the least about going into […]

Tried it Tuesday #127

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It might be a little late for blackberry season depending on where you live. If so, be sure to pin this one for next year. It’s a winner! We love to go blackberry picking at a local farm every summer so I’m always looking for new ways to use them. This dessert was a HUGE […]

Pokémon Card Birthday Invitation

These Pokémon Card Birthday Invitations are perfect for any Pikachu fan!

These Pokémon Card Birthday Invitations are perfect for any Pikachu fan! You can find these invitations in my Etsy shop! I have two little boys who are over the moon for all things Pokémon! It was pretty much a no brainer that the next one to have a birthday was going to have a Pokémon […]