Who doesn’t love a specially designed sugar cookie, am I right? It’s so fun to make your treats match your party theme, like these lemon slice sugar cookies for Tiny’s first birthday! I’ve had a few friends ask me how to decorate cookies like this (Hi Tory!!!) So here’s a quick tutorial for ya! What […]

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Hair is so much fun;I love to twist, braid, curl, and straighten it. One of our favorite things to do is color it. My daughter has gorgeous hair, when she started asking for different color in her hair I had a little bit of a heart attack. One day my sister in law put some […]

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Well it’s about time I start sharing with you how I put together Tiny’s first birthday! I thought I’d start by teaching you how to make a tablecloth backdrop for your party!! Table backdrops make tables look TEN TIMES better! Trust me. I used to spend forever setting out the decorations and food on tables […]

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Hey Friends! It’s been a while. This time of year is always so crazy with end of the school year activities. Now that we are FINALLY getting some nice weather, we have been enjoying every second of it. To add to the crazy I made a few signs for family and friends and thought I’d […]

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I have a problem, well… I wouldn’t call it a problem, but my hubby might. I LOVE to throw parties… LOVE LOVE LOVE them. I go all out and usually plan way too much, but oh I love it so. Needless to say, planning Tiny’s first birthday was a dream! I was scoping Pinterest and […]

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There’s nothing that says summer more than sun, swimming, and FRESH BERRIES!!!! Here’s a quick, super easy, unbelievably moist strawberry cupcake recipe! Here’s the thing, you can’t get easier than boxed cake, am I right or am I right? The problem is that you want it to be moist and still have delicious chunks of real […]

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Let’s talk Choice and Accountability The older I get, the more I realize how important every choice is. According to Google, we make 35,000 conscious decisions a day, young children make about 3,000. Does that blow your mind? It makes sense but wow, that’s a lot of decisions. Maybe that’s why I struggle figuring out […]

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I can’t tell you how often I have friends reach out to me asking how to get this simple, elegant rosette pattern with buttercream frosting. It sure is beautiful and is so versatile you can use it for any occasion. I’ve done it for weddings, showers, and lots of birthdays. In fact, I used it […]

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Memorial Day is my FAVORITE holiday. Seriously, I love it! I’m sure a lot of it has to do with being an Army Wife. Every year we go to the veterans cemetery, there is a short program and each branch of the military takes a few minutes to recognize the fallen, Taps and Amazing Grace […]

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Let’s talk cake. Cake is good, some cake is really good, and some cake is… well… not worth the calories. I’ve been making cakes for 7 years now and I’ve gotten a little tired of the same ol’ round or square, chocolate or vanilla, etc. etc. So the other day I wanted to create something […]

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