Modern Stripe Christmas Wreath

It is no secret that I love stripes. They are in the decor throughout my house, my closet is full of them, and I dress my kids in a lot of stripes. I mean, how can you NOT love a good stripe?! I few years ago, I made a floral stripe wreath that I still love to this day. I knew I needed to make a Christmas version of this wreath. I just really love how this modern stripe Christmas wreath turned out!

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This Christmas wreath is incredibly easy to make, too! I got all of my supplies at Hobby Lobby. This is what you will need to make your own… [Read more…]

Simplifying Your Life as a New Mom

There is nothing quite like the overwhelming feeling after having a baby. There is just so many things to buy, things to do, all while trying to do those things on very little sleep! I remember feeling very overwhelmed after Zoey was born. I just didn’t know how I was going to juggle the task of keeping my 5 year old happy, taking care of a newborn, and keeping my business running. It was all so much!

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I quickly learned the importance of simplifying my life. If I could cut down on the amount of errands I needed to run or come up with better systems for getting household work and work for my job done, things could run a lot more smoothly.  [Read more…]

Modern Farmhouse Fall Wreath

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year to decorate, but sometimes it is hard to find Fall decor that is modern and isn’t cheesy. I love my Fall wreath that I took inspiration from the modern farmhouse style and I wanted to share it with you!

Modern Farmhouse Fall Wreath

I just love the colors in this wreath, mixed with all of the fun textures! For this wreath, I got everything at Hobby Lobby! The wood wreath was already made, the floral stems were in their floral department, and the cotton flowers were from the Fall section.  [Read more…]

Chocolate Candy Apple Pops

Halloween parties are in full swing and there is no better way to socialize than over fantastic food. When you are surrounded by great company and delicious food, you are almost guaranteed a hit when it comes to throwing the perfect Halloween party. If we are being completely honest with ourselves, Halloween is more about the dessert than the actual meal. Focus on a fun dessert that will bring your party guests together!

Chocolate Candy Apple Pops

These chocolate candy apple pops are sure to bring party guests together. They can be made before the party or as part of the party by creating a station where guests can make their own chocolate candy apple creations. [Read more…]

Floral Pumpkin Mod Podge Craft

Several years ago, I saw a tutorial for a damask pumpkin that I totally fell in love with. As soon as I saw it, I knew I had to make one of my own. I did and loved that pumpkin for years, but now damask isn’t quite my style anymore. That is why I knew I needed to make a new Mod Podge pumpkin, a floral pumpkin!

Floral Pumpkin Mod Podge Craft

I love how bright and fun this floral pumpkin is! It reminds me a little of the Day of the Dead, which I also really love! This floral pumpkin is really easy to make and the best part is that you can customize it to be whatever pattern you like. If you want stripes, damask print, flowers, polka dots, etc. The possibilities are endless! Here is what you will need to make your own… [Read more…]

No Sew Willy Wonka Family Costumes

The day is finally here! The big reveal of our family Halloween costume. I probably say this every year, but this family Halloween costume theme is my favorite one we have ever done! Each costume was so fun to make and they were all very simple to create! Now to reveal… our no sew Willy Wonka family costumes!

No Sew Willy Wonka Family Costumes

With the exception of actually going out and buying the supplies for these Willy Wonka costumes, I was able to make all 4 of them in half of a day. They were really easy to whip up and I didn’t have to pull out my sewing machine for any of them! [Read more…]

Oompa Loompa Costume for Girls

The final costume for our Willy Wonka family costume is finally here today and I promise it was worth the wait! This Oompa Loompa costume for girls is perfect for babies and toddlers. It is just the right about of cute and funny! The best part is that you won’t have to pull out your sewing machine to make it!

Oompa Loompa Costume for Girls

The Oompa Loompa costume was the perfect addition to our Willy Wonka family costume theme. I can’t wait to show you our whole family, tomorrow! [Read more…]

No Sew Willy Wonka Costume for Girls

This year’s Willy Wonka family costume theme has been my favorite family themed costume we have ever done. I loved making each of the costumes! Today, I am sharing the main man himself, Willy Wonka! Only there is a slight twist. It is a Willy Wonka costume for girls! If you missed the Wonka Bar costume and the Golden Ticket costume, check those out too!

Willy Wonka Costume for Girls

I love that my daughter is willing to dress up as a male character, but knows that I will make it feel girly enough for her personality. I just love how all of the details came together to feel like a Willy Wonka costume, but with a girl twist!  [Read more…]

Wonka Bar Costume

There is nothing that screams Willy Wonka more than a classic Wonka Bar! That is why I was excited to be a Wonka Bar in our Willy Wonka family Halloween costume theme. Yesterday, I shared the Wonka Golden Ticket costume. Today is all about the no sew Wonka Bar costume!

No Sew Wonka Bar Costume

Homemade Wonka Bar costume

To make your own Wonka Bar costume, you will need… [Read more…]

Willy Wonka Golden Ticket Costume

Willy Wonka is a family favorite at our house. We love the book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and the movies. That’s why we knew we needed our family Halloween costume to be a Willy Wonka family costume. The Golden Ticket is such an important part of the story that we had to have that as one the costumes. So to kick off the no sew Halloween costumes for 2018, here is the Golden Ticket costume!

Willy Wonka Golden Ticket Costume

Homemade Golden Ticket costume

To make your own Golden Ticket costume, you will need… [Read more…]