10 DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

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Since Mother's Day is this upcoming Sunday, I thought I'd share some DIY gift ideas for the special ladies in your life. Handmade gifts are seriously the best because they show that thought and time was put into the gift-- not just money.  They’re also great for gift givers on a budget.  All of the gift ideas below are under $30, but most are … [Read more...]

Baby’s First Easter Basket

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I put together Owen's first Easter basket this past weekend so I thought I'd share what I included. Pottery Barn Easter basket and liner I decided to splurge on a large Pottery Barn Easter basket and liner.  Growing up, my brother and I had the same Easter baskets every year.  So I validated spending the extra money for a pricey basket and … [Read more...]

My Favorite Things Giveaway

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Today I have a fun giveaway for you guys.  I've teamed up with a group of bloggers to share and giveaway our favorite things.  And you have a chance to win any of them! Before I go into the details of my favorite things, check out what my creative blogger friends are giving away, too! TO ENTER • Check out the gift collage below. • Scroll to … [Read more...]

Baby Gift Basket

Fun and practical baby gift basket idea!

Brad and I are at the point in our lives where many of our friends are having babies. It's funny how life in our twenties has progressed for us and a fair amount of our friends. Graduate college at around age 22-23. Engaged at around age 24-25. Married at 25-26. Babies at 27-30. It's like clockwork.With all of these milestones come gifts. … [Read more...]

Colander Flower Planter

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Psst.  Looking for a last minute Mother's Day gift idea?  Or maybe a housewarming gift? I've got you covered with this super easy-to-make colander flower planter.  Seriously, this takes 5 minutes to make once you get your materials rounded up. It’s also the 10th of the month, which means I’ve partnered up with some other fantastic creative … [Read more...]