Canon’s “Awesome” Nursery… FINALLY!

Awesome Boy Nursery

The day I went into have an Ultra Sound to find out the gender of our Baby #2, I KNEW I was having a boy and already had his name picked out.  As soon as the Dr. confirmed it, I looked over to Dave and said well, it’s official.  His name is going to be Canon.  From that day, I started planning on what his nursery would look like.  I put together an inspiration board, and pinned a ton of ideas {Read More}

The Creative Exchange


 I hope you are all having a great week!  Do you have your kids Halloween Costumes ready yet? It’s crazy to think by this time next week Halloween will be upon us!  I glad to say that ours our done and ready! Look for them on the blog this next week!  In the meantime, Let’s Party!     Before we get to the party check out our favorites from Last week! Follow The Diary of DavesWife: BLOG | FACEBOOK | {Read More}

Free Halloween Witch Printables

Free Halloween Witch Printables

Over the weekend I asked on Instagram what everyone’s most favorite coustume they dressed up in for Halloween.  I love how SO many chimed in, and dished about some of the fun, cute, and even crazy things they went out as.  You could certainly tell there were many children of the 80’s with their Pippi Longstocking, Rainbow Brite, Sheera, and Care Bear Costumes.  Then there were the children of the 90’s when all the Disney Princess emerged: Princess Jasmine, Belle, {Read More}

The Creative Exchange Link Party

The Creative Exchange FB Logo

Well it’s October Break over in our neck of the woods.  I have certainly been enjoying our lazy mornings, daily bike rides to the park, and lunch dates with all my boys.  But I think my favorite thing we did this week, was take my boys out shopping for their Halloween Costumes.  Now if you know me, I am that person who loves to make our costumes each year.  But, this time Nixon convinced me he just HAD to have {Read More}

The Best Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Today the weather was fall perfection, 65 degrees and raining!  And you know what that means, of course I had to bake Something! After all, I sent Nixon off on a Boy’s date with my Dad, and Canon was napping away.  So I pulled out the ingredients for a recipe that I am no stranger to.  Oatmeal Raisin Cookies. As a kid, this was our go to recipe for whenever we had a cookie craving.  It produces a chewy cookie {Read More}

Another Creative Exchange

Are you ready to link up?   Before we get to the party though, let’s check out this weeks features! Follow Summer Scraps: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ My favorite this week is the Halloween Dinner Menu Printable from Reasons to Skip the Housework. I am just loving it! I love that it can be printed out and given a Halloween feel with some cute Washi tape and paper! Follow The Happy Scraps: BLOG {Read More}

Pumpkin Cookies

Pumpkin Cookie Recipe

I just couldn’t resist ANY longer.  Last night I made our first batch of Pumpkin Cookies for the Season.   This little print in my Kitchen has been taunting me ALL week, and the nail in the coffin was Nixon last night asking “Mom can WE PUH-LEEAAASE make some  Cookies?” I HAD to oblige.  So out came the butter, the sugar, a can of Pumpkin, and all of the yummy spices that will make your home smell like fall.   {Read More}

Slab Apple Pie Recipe

Slab Apple Pie Recipe

As a little girl, I always looked forward to Sunday Dinner at Grandma’s House.  My Grandma Shirley loved to cook, especially when it came to feeding her family.  The Spread for Sunday Dinners usually included a pot roast, homemade mashed potatoes, rolls, multiple vegetable options, jello salad, green salad, and at least a couple of relish trays full of pickles of every kind and black olives.  I wish more than anything to be able to go back and and stand {Read More}

The Creative Exchange

There were SO many FUN fall things linked up this last week!  I am LOVING seeing what you all are up to! Here are our favorite posts from last week’s link party! Follow Liz on Call: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ The mix of book page and colored leaves on this Paper Leaf Wreath from Vintage, Paint and More are just perfect for fall. Follow The Diary of DavesWife: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER| {Read More}

Spook-tacular Spider Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Spooky Spider Cookies

Hello Everyone!  A few weeks ago, I had the priviledge of sharing a fun Spooky Treat with my fav ladies of Eighteen25    Halloween is a big deal at our house.  From decorating, to costumes, pumpking carving aand making spooky treats, we love to do it all!  This year I am excited to share with you a fun treat that my boys and I had a ton of fun making together.   I don’t know about you, but we LOVE {Read More}