Recipe: Skillet Strawberry Cobbler
Tyler and I are going to have to make this soon. Every time we go camping, he always wants to bring his dutch oven so cobblers can be made and gobbled up all at one time. He is a huge fan and I find that you can never go wrong with strawberries. How Sweet It Is posted this beautiful looking dessert and I can’t wait to try it for the 4th of July! Skillet Strawberry Cobblers From How...
DIY: Labeled Bathroom Jars
Here is another adorable way to recycle your Starbucks Coffee Drink containers! The Idea Room is the brains behind this easy and chic way of decorating your guest bathroom. All you need to do is buy a four pack, guzzle down the caffeine, clean out the bottles, print out these bad boys, stick ‘em on… and WaaLaa! You have a great new look to your guest bathroom.
Fashion: Carrot Company
I haven’t worn a backpack since my jr. year of high school and really never was interested in wearing one ever again, but this is adorable. It is perfect for world traveling or for carrying your work stuff and lap top to the local coffee shop. I am retracting my backpack hatred. Rose Print Backpack - Light Beige $68
Party Planning: Breakfast Party
Breakfast bars have become such a cute and popular idea for parties these days! A friend of mine from work has become a rather large stress case because of amount of family she will be hosting for the forth of July. I showed her this idea for a red, white, and blue inspired brunch at the house and we both fell in love with the french toast kabobs and toaster floral arrangements (she will be using...
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Recipe: Grilled Corn and Tomato Fettuccine
I’d enjoy firsts, seconds, and maybe even thirds with a dish like this. Family, don’t you worry, I am happy to report: I got dinner tonight. Grilled Corn and Tomato Fettuccine (recipe and pictures from How Sweet It Is) serves 2-4 Ingredients: 1 pound whole wheat fettucine 4 large ears of corn 3 vine tomatoes, cut in half 1 green pepper, seeded and...
For the Home: Silly Buddy
Whenever “Bucky” (the chocolate lab) comes into the picture for Ty and I, he will be the proud new owner of this! Navy and White Plaid Bow Tie Dog Collar $40
DIY: Cupcake Grill
This Father’s Day, I had the pleasure of spending the day in Ohio at a picnic with Ty’s family. His mom got me the What’s New Cupcake? cookbook for a birthday present and it was a perfect opportunity to try out some of hilariously fun recipes. The morning of the picnic, all of the kids (Ty, his brothers, myself, and another girlfriend) all helped out in making the grilling...
thislionsmane asked: lovin those Ohio pics, that's where I'm from!! Where abouts were you?
Last week I was introduced to the Ohio lifestyle. Tyler was born and raised there so I got to catch a glimpse of his childhood while spending time with his family. My trip included spending time on his brothers farm, riding 4 wheelers, driving tractors, driving through mini marts, shooting guns, spending time at his mom’s, enjoying his cousin’s wedding, eating at ohio wineries on lake...
Fashion: Cara Accessories
Colored Stone Bangles $28.00 each
Recipe: Bakerella Pudding Cups
To go with the adorable invitation poppers, here is a cute and easy way to keep the celebration and confetti going from the Bakerella Cookbook (also known at my bible) and website.
DIY: Confetti Popper Invitations
DIY: Giant Engagement Rings
As I get to celebrate a wedding for Tyler’s cousin today, I find this to be such an adorable idea for decorating wedding shower or bachelorette party for the future newlywed! Follow all these directions (as read on the website): Need: seven- and ten-inch embroidery hoops a clear faucet handle a size #8-32 X 2-inch screw and nut silver spray paint wood glue spray primer paint ...
Party Planning: Cookie Exchange
Here is an adorable idea for a cookie party invitation. All pictures from Brooklyn Limestone.
Recipe: Nutella Mug Cake
I’m pretty sure I can make Tyler fall in love with me all over again if I can perfect this cake. It looks absolutely delicious and fairly quick and easy to create.. I’m going to go shopping for the ingredients as soon as I feel up to changing out of my PJs (this may take a while). Nutella Mug Cake (recipe and pictures from here) Ingredients 4 tablespoons self rising flour 4...
For the Home: You & Me, the Royal WE
I’m traveling from Southern California to Cleveland, Ohio today with Tyler for a Wedding. I am so excited to not only cross another state off my list to visit, but to see all of his old stomping grounds as well. You’ll be able to follow my journey through pictures soon! Places in America Print $120
DIY: Summer Bucket List
I truly find this idea to be amazing! Since our summer here in the States is almost done, I am going to start this bucket list for Ty and I next season.. Although I’m sure he’ll just roll his eyes at me (he usually does). It would be fun to incorporate the whole family with it too (just as Delia Creates does), or maybe your college roommates. I already know that “order a meal in...
Party Planning: Fly Away With Me
I love this idea because it is so different from the norm. It can be a beautiful design for a wedding shower (as seen here), a graduation party, or a bon voyage party! All the details are absolutely wonderful. This is brought to you by The Sweetest Occasion via Amy Atlas. Pictures and other information can be found here.
genevieve-a asked: Hello! I need some help planning my graduation. What theme would you think best for a graduation party + what kind of decor/food would go along with that theme?
For the home: Book Plates
American Discount Tablewear $93.14 - $284.44
Peep toe shoe with gemstones $109
I had so much fun creating a taco bar for a graduation party we catered for today. As the kids enjoyed the pool party, here is a sneak peak of what we made for them!
DIY: Baby Onesie Cupcakes
Oh my goodness, how cute are these? A friend of mine just recently got pregnant and these will be made for her! These baby onesie cupcakes are brought to you by Little Birdie Secrets. Such a great shower gift! Follow all the directions and find these pictures, here.
Recipe: Tatertot Hotdish
This looks like all kinds of yummy! I can’t wait till Fall when comfort food like this becomes a staple. Find all directions and these pictures here!
For the home:
Custom Posh Apron $39.99
Party Planning: Camp Out Kids Night
Such a cute idea brought to you by workmanfamily.com! She planned this around a “Camp Rock” movie night, but I would loved this idea as just a kids “camp out” sleepover. Filling the martini glasses with white chocolate hot cocoa would make for some serious happy kids and adults (namely me) in my family. Also the cake is adorable! See all these pictures and all other...
Yellow Bimini Women’s Stitchouts $58
DIY: Napkin folding
Although there is currently a layer of June Gloom settling over Southern California today, making it feel a little bit more like winter than spring or summer, here is a beautiful idea from Parents magazine. This would be amazing for a little girl’s birthday or an afternoon luncheon with all your girlfriends. Napkin Flowers What You’ll Need * napkin or burp cloth * silverware ...
DIY: Mini Clutch
All information found here.
Party Planning: Knitting Craft Tickets
A while ago I had written a post about a knitting party I’d love to do with all my new friends in Germany (seen here). Now after seeing this, I found my invitations! The amazing dandee brings you this idea, click here for information, pictures, and more!
Recipe: Pie Fries
Sometimes, when “accidentally” over-measuring too much of the best part of the pie, aka the crust, I cringe when having to throw it out. Well Cakespy and Serious Eats have thought up a glorious idea… Pie Fries! Find information, the recipe, and these pictures here!
DIY: Wine Tasting Game
This past weekend, one of the events for Tyler’s Birthday Weekend was a blind wine tasting with all of his friends. After visiting a few wineries in the Santa Ynez area, we decided to test our knowledge and guess what types of wines we were drinking. All you need in order to do the same is: 5 wines (or how ever many you would like), paper bags to cover the wines, rubber bands to close the...
For the Home: Midwest by MaidenFE
How cool! I spy Ohio! Midwest $400 - $6000