How to Get 7th Graders Attention

Teachers everywhere know the struggle of getting these millennials attention these days. Students now are so used to being instantly gratified by technology, that having to wait and listen eludes some of them. Here are the top 5 strategies to engage your middle schoolers!  

Decorating, DIY Projects, Farmhouse

Need to Make a Slip Cover But Not Sure How?

These are the best slip cover tutorials around to help you achieve that farmhouse look for a ton less. Whether you're a seasoned pro or not, these lovely ladies have made it super easy to follow directions and make your own slip cover for pottery-barn lovers such as myself. Personally, I love the detailed advice from… Continue reading Need to Make a Slip Cover But Not Sure How?

Decorating, Farmhouse

The Best Painted Brick Houses

I love me some painted brick, especially since our ranch house in the desert is so....ugly, this gives me a ton of inspiration and hope. (Yes, I'm going for a farmhouse look in the desert...) There are many techniques, textures, and colors to choose from. Sit back and enjoy the best of the best painted brick houses. Maybe it… Continue reading The Best Painted Brick Houses

Decorating, DIY Projects

How to Make the Cutest Fox Ears Tutorial for Fall

For a fun, quick fall project, check out these adorable fox ears. Literally all you need is some felt, a glue gun, and some sort of head band. Here's the easiest fox ears tutorial you'll want to try with all your little foxes. Supplies: brown, black, and white felt head band glue gun Step 1:… Continue reading How to Make the Cutest Fox Ears Tutorial for Fall

Chalkboard Prints, Decorating

Mint and Silver Birthday Party!

I love mint and silver together, don't you? The color combo is simply gorgeous, and since my daughter's birthday is here, I wanted to decorate with something fun and whimsical.  It's Kallie's birthday! Yay! This sweet girl wanted a fun theme this year. While our annual tradition is to visit our favorite, local farm, we also celebrate… Continue reading Mint and Silver Birthday Party!


Little Girl’s Room Inspiration Board

Kallie's Mood Board I have wanted to makeover my little girl's room for some time. I love mint and gold together. Right now...it's a hodge podge of styles. I'd love a more cohesive look and something she can keep as she grows older. If you've seen the Barbie Fixer Upper post, then you'll know the… Continue reading Little Girl’s Room Inspiration Board