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 Decorate with Terra Cotta Pots

It’s summertime when most homeowners make more than a few trips to the garden center.  While you shop for your outdoor spaces at the local nursery, why not get some inspiration for your indoor spaces, too?  Stacks of terra cotta pots you pass on your way to the petunias are just waiting to be repurposed {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make Your Own Tiered Cake Stand

I came across dozens of terrific ideas anyone could use to DIY a tiered dessert stand. You can find a tutorial for any skill level, style, size, or shape! Along with entertaining, they can be used to display craft supplies, spices, makeup, and seasonal decor. I think I might have to make a few more…..I might try one of these 5 Ways to Make Your Own Tiered Cake Stand.

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5 Ways to Organize Your Family’s Command Center

The Army, NASA, and any busy family have one thing in common:  they all need a central command station.  Whether you’re moving troops, putting a man on the moon, or just trying to get three kids to three different activities on time, it takes planning….and a dedicated space to do that planning.  Quite a few {…Read More…}