Motivation Helpers

Sticking to a program or journey is HARD!  There’s no instant gratification.  There’s no one standing there to give you a medal when you step on the scale.  There’s no celebration unless you do it for yourself!  Over the course of the last five years, I have done a handful of things to increase my motivation. […]

Isabel turns 3!

Isabel is 3! This little girl.  I have to tell you this little one surely has been a blessing in our lives.  We have had many more moments of laughter.  She came into our world three years ago in California.  She loves to play dress up and puddle splash.  Christmas time was a big one […]

DIY Scrabble Tile Pillows!

DIY Scrabble Tile Pillow I had been in a mood to redecorate.  I think being that we’ve been in the same place for 2 whole years I needed something to change.  LOL!  #Milspouseproblems Anyway, I had seen this somewhere.  I don’t remember if it was on Etsy, Pinterest or maybe on a blog.  I decided […]

DIY Disney Countdown

It’s getting close!  We’re almost there!  AHHHH!  Honestly, I think I am more excited than the kidlets are.  Not sure they really understand where or what Disney is.  Either way…time for a quick craft for little man (who is currently obsessed with calendars) to do!   We got… a dollar store frame printed out a […]

DIY Weight Loss Motivation

  I’m in love with my dollar store weight loss motivation! $2 for 2 bags of stones $2 for 2 glass vases Rope from the craft draw 2 signs made in photoshop I got the idea from…Pinterest!  Surprised?  Of course not.  But credit where credit is due, here’s the inspiration pin/blog

DIY Wine Cork Display

I’m a selective hoarder.  I selectively hoard things like wine bottles, greeting cards, ticket stubs…  If it has a memory to it, I keep it.  Thankfully, in the world of Pinterest I can feel like it’s been for beautiful crafting!  I got my ideas from the pins below. I simply picked up […]

DIY Fall Burlap Wreath

  I’m in love!  Fall is already one of my favorite times of year…why?  The colors!  I love love love the browns, reds, oranges and yellows.  This was certainly a labor of love for me!  I found the inspiration from Top This Top That’s blog This was my finished burlap wreath. Debating on my contrast fabrics. […]

DIY Wide leg pajama pants

This has been one of those “I must make!” projects!  I saw this pin ( very long ago and I almost never make something for me specifically.  Well time to get to that! I found this tutorial on Living Well Spending Less  I decided to do one thing different because of the amount of fabric I […]