The Creative Exchange #9

It’s time for another Party!     Here is what we All have been up to lately! Bobbie shares how to ruffle using Elastic Thread    Follow A Vision to Remember:  BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ | ETSY Kristy shares her recipe for Easy Strawberry Lemonade Follow The Diary of DavesWife:  BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+     Laura shares some Washi Tape Book Marks Follow Laura’s Crafty Life: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ | ETSY       Amy’s Simple Chore Chart System.  So clever!   Follow The Happy Scraps:  BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+     Summer Shares Raspberry {Read More}

hello sunshine. Free Printable

Hello Sunshine Free Printable by DavesWife_edited-1

Last I night, I just couldn’t sleep.  Too many things were rolling around in my head.  So during the early hours of the morning I found myself at the computer designing a few printables to complete a gallery wall in my little office.   Being creative allows me to focus my thoughts and energy on whatever I am working on.  And last night it was just what I needed.   Looking back on what I created last night, I am {Read More}

Easy Strawberry Lemonade

Fresh Strawberry Lemonade

  Do You have a favorite summer drink? If you love something sweet and tangy than this is the lemonade for you.   Yes, you will have to squeeze some lemons.  But the end result is definitely worth it.   If  you don’t have a juicer, I recommend picking up a hand juicer from your local grocery store.  They are typically inexpendsive and will save you a ton of time and allow you to get the most juice out of {Read More}

The Creative Exchange #8

Be Awesome Everyday Free Printable

    Here is what we All have been up to lately! Go Snag this Free Printable from The Diary of DavesWife.  We all need a Daily reminder to be Awesome! Follow The Diary of DavesWife: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ Laura is helping us all get Organized with Project Organize: Use a Planner Follow Laura’s Crafty Life: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ | ETSY   These Ruffle Curtains by Bobbie are Stunning and she makes sewing them look so EASY!   Follow A Vision to Remember: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ | ETSY I don’t know about you {Read More}

The Creative Exchange #7

The Creative Exchange Link Party

Who’s ready to Party??? Hope you all have a fab 4th! Check out what we have been up to this last week! Cool Down this Summer with this Creamy Dreamy Strawberry Ice Cream from The Diary of DavesWife Follow The Diary of DavesWife: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ Every House needs to have a Boo Boo Box!  How Clever is this one that Laura made!  Follow Laura’s Crafty Life: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ | ETSY Learn how to make a this Amazing Clock for next to nothing by Bobbie! Follow A {Read More}

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream

Homemade Fresh Strawberry Ice Cream

Oops. I did it again.  I made another delicious batch of homemade Ice Cream.   It’s just so DANG HOT here, that I will do just about anything to cool off.  And churning up a batch of homemade ice cream is just what the Dr. Ordered.   And since I had a bunch of Fresh Strawberries hanging out in my frig.  Fresh Strawberry Ice Cream was inevitable.    I knew this batch of Ice Cream was going to be DE-Lish {Read More}

How to Eat Out with Your Kids in a REAL Restaurant

Eating out with kids

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and BJ’s Restaurants, but all my opinions are my own. #DineInOrderAhead #pmedia When you have small children, taking your family out to dinner can be quite an adventure.  At this phase in our lives, I know that there are just certain places that I just won’t take my kids to, because the pressure of keeping them happy, entertained,  fed, and quiet is just too much {Read More}

The Creative Exchange #7

The Creative Exchange Link Party

Hello Everyone! Before we get to the party, let’s check out what we’ve all been up to this week. Are you ready for the 4th of July? You still have time to make some fun decorations, like this America banner that Summer shared this week. Follow Summer Scraps: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ I love when old things are made new again. Check out this Refinished Wooden Bench that Laura shares. Follow Laura’s Crafty {Read More}

Fresh Pineapple Mango Salsa

Pineapple Mango Salsa Recipe

If you ask me, food that is fresh tastes SO much better than anything you can buy in a can, container, or jar.  And clearly, I have been on a bit of a tropical kick lately with some of the “fresh” stuff I have been cooking up this last month!  This past weekend Dave grilled up some of our favorite Salmon. (We buy it at Costco)  And as good as it it by itself, I decided to kick it up {Read More}

DIY Polka Dot Hat with Sharpie Paint Markers

DIY Polka Dot hat

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Sharpie, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia  #PaintYourWay http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” This is the first Summer in AGES that I have had long hair.  And boy oh boy, how I have forgotten how HOT it with all that extra hair!!! I find myself resisting the urge to wash my hair on a daily basis, becuase of how hot and sweaty you get just doing {Read More}