Summer Fun

In just days parents with school aged kids  will be consumed with finding the perfect bit of summer fun.  You know….the “bit” that involves kids being happy and busy while parents try to maintain their sanity.  Is there such a thing that combines such clashing concepts?  Absolutely!  The all pleasing activity would be the summer event […]

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Printable Tooth Fairy Letter and Report

We are OBSESSED with traditions and leaving a tooth fairy letter is one of them!  I think that there are a few very magical things that we can make even more magical for our little ones, and only for a short period of time.  You might remember when I created a tooth fairy report printable […]

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Teacher Appreciation Gift

Teacher Appreciate Week is May 2-May 6 and we have some great gift ideas that will show your children/s teachers just how much you appreciate them.  From their endless work hours that extend way beyond the school day (or school week for that matter) to their commitment to protect and nurture your child every minute […]

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Helpful Tips for Planting Flowers with Your Kids – Monrovia Plants

My new house has some gorgeous green shrubs and boxwood but hardly any flowers or color contrast!  Now that spring is here, I wanted to get started on maintaining and adding to our existing beds.  I was short on time and wanted to include my kids in this outdoor activity to transform our entry area. […]

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Trendy and Cute School Supplies

Tomorrow is August 1 and with that comes the Back To School panic of outfitting your kids with clothes that fit and school supplies that are fresh and new.  Sure you can get the standard yellow No. 2 pencils and black and white composition books, but why not get some cute school supplies that are […]

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Graduation Gift Ideas

It is officially that time of the year where the age old question of “what is the perfect graduation gift” lingers in minds every where.  Do you go practical, adorable, or affordable?  We feel like the perfect graduation gift should be all three of those things and our inspiration board reflects that! With a cute […]

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NEW Adorable Printed Notepads in our Shop!

  Hi everyone!  I hope you are all great! I’ve been so super busy tying up loose ends after the BASH conference as well as working with Adria on a super cool project with a huge group of national brands (will reveal soon! Eek)… I am SO excited about this!  We are now offering printed […]

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Daily Deals on Jane.com

We LOVE checking out the daily deals on Jane.com because it’s like Disney World from your desk!  The variety of deals range from kids apparel to women’s, party supplies to home decorations.  So, it’s not just about you, the kids or the home, it’s about life (although being just about you wouldn’t be too terrible […]

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Cyber Monday Hot Deals

Cyber Monday is about getting a great deal while sitting computer side in some comfy clothes (aka post Thanksgiving elastic waist band)!  We did a little scouring of the internet to find some of the hot deals happening this Cyber Monday and wanted to share some of our findings with you.  While some sites are offering deals […]

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What gift to get for the person who has everything?

What do you get for the person who has everything?  What do you get for teachers, in-laws, or just a friend who is hard to buy for? I remember one year I gave a friend a year long magazine subscription and it was a hit. I had no clue what to get her but KNEW […]

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My Holiday Mantle Wood Sign DIY + Huge Silhouette Sale

Last week on Instagram I shared my new mantle artwork that I made (DIY coming soon!) using a custom stencil that I designed and cut with the Silhouette Cameo.  Isn’t it SO cute!? My girlfriends and I are obsessed and are actually having a party to make these signs together.  We can’t wait to show […]

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Deals and Steals on Decorations, Party Supplies, Gifts, and more

Now that the holiday season is officially here we’re all shopping for the perfect gifts, planning or attending festive parties, and decorating our homes to make the holidays “merry and bright.”  As much fun as it all is it can also be exhausting and stressful to make all that happen in just a 5-6 week […]

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A few Amazing Holiday Gift & Christmas Decor Deals!

  If you are like me, you are shopping early and planning holiday decor early! I love to enjoy the holidays and take my time with gift shopping. I love to make sure the gifts I get are perfect! Oh, and since we are in the paper business, of course I love to make sure […]

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Great Find: Summer Steals & Deals!

Happy Labor Day, Ya’ll!  I hope you are enjoying your day!  We have a painter here to re-do some woodwork in our new house, and I am also re-decorating the living room, so I have kept my eye out on good deals…. Well, I got an email from One Kings Lane and thought I’d share […]

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Fun Finds: Individual Dessert Cups

Unique and fun dessert cups can take your treats from mundane to masterful. Popcorn is just popcorn, but if you put it in a fun and colorful paper cone all of sudden people think it’s hands down the best they’ve ever tasted. Presentation, presentation, presentation! Below are some fabulous and unique individual dessert cup ideas that have been shared with […]

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