5 Ways to Engage your Kids on Summer Vacation

Most kids look forward to summertime for most of the year. However, it usually isn’t far into the season before you start hearing those three dreaded words. You know the ones… “Mom, I’m bored.” Most kids need a little prompting to help them enjoy their summer experience. Here are five ways to get your kids focused {…Read More…}





5 Ways To Incorporate Color Into Your House

Are you tired of staring at plain white or eggshell walls in your home?  Sometimes the plain and boring walls in our home can make us long for just the slightest bit of color. Are you ready for a change? Here are five ways to incorporate color into your home. The Rooms Purpose Leslie from Lovely Life {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Get the Farmhouse Look

A very strange thing has happened in our great nation. America has fallen in love – with shiplap! This beautiful wood paneling is a potential buried treasure hiding under drywall and easily converted into a beautiful finish, giving the room a unique and attractive farmhouse look. Although shiplap is a wonderful thing, there are also {…Read More…}





Upcycled Summer Kids Crafts

I love crafting with my kids in the summer. It’s an activity we ALL enjoy and gives kids the opportunity to explore and express themselves creatively. Not to mention it doesn’t involve screens or temperatures over 90 degrees! Today I am rounding up some simple crafts you can easily make with your kiddos this summer, {…Read More…}