Tried it Tuesday! #33


If you have a sweet tooth you will love this cake recipe. It is sweet, creamy, and full of CHOCOLATE! I haven’t made this recipe myself, but I have eaten it. Straight from the source! Pin it My friend Deneen from Dreaming in Color is the baker behind this Chocolate Ganache Cake. She made it for […]

Bold Restyled


Hello, friends! A few months ago I revealed our new living room colors and the fact that I am attempting to “Embrace Bold” by throwing yellow into the mix. And not just a little accent here or there. BIG items like a new yellow saffron multi-cart and side table from Sauder! Today I’m going to […]

Pinterest Feature Friday – PFF #157

Pinterest Master List

Pinterest Party: Making it in the Mountains Hello Party People! Malia from Yesterday on Tuesday here with this week’s edition of the Pinterest Party. My pals Michele from The Scrap Shoppe, Bev from Flamingo Toes and Kara from Mine for the Making take turns choosing our featured pinners. This week, (dat dat dah!) we’re featuring […]

Bake Craft Sew & a GIVEAWAY, Too!


I’m excited to be a part of the Bake, Craft, Sew series today! I’m guest posting over at Thirty Handmade Days sharing this DIY Photo Tag Ornament. Be sure to head over and check it! To make things just a little sweeter, you can enter to win this awesome giveaway from Cricut! One lucky winner will […]

Christmas Wonderful Link Party

Christmas Wonderful

This is my 3rd year participating in the Christmas Wonderful series at Design Dazzle! I love the series so much because it is full of fun ideas for doing things during the holidays with the kids! Be sure to hop over and see my tutorial for this fun Holiday Pom Pom Chalkboard Wreath that the kids will love […]

Easy Embellished Cookie Gifts


This is sponsored post on behalf of Michaels. As always, all opinions and ideas are 100% my own. One of my favorite gifts to give during the holidays is food. It’s perfect for neighbors, the mailman, and even as an extra side gift for the teachers at school. But it’s not just the food that I […]

Tried it Tuesday! #32


When I’m entertaining I love to have a couple of easy appetizers available for my guests to snack on. It helps keep the conversation flowing and keeps folks near the kitchen to chat with me while I make final preparations on the upcoming meal (I’m sneaky like that!). This is an awesome appetizer that will […]

Pinterest Feature Friday – PFF #156

Pinterest Master List

Hello and Happy Friday friends! Kara here with our weekly Pinterest Feature Friday edition! Every week my cute friends Michele, Bev, Malia and myself comb through our Pinterest Link Party and feature a fun, new pinner every week! This week I am showing off the girls at Sunshine and Hurricanes… Michelle and Kira! They have […]