I've been looking for more and more ways do my part in saving the planet lately. Besides using more reusable crocheted items that I would normally throw away (such as Swiffer duster covers, reusable cotton rounds, and more), I have also been composting and finding other fun ways to reuse what would otherwise be waste- like plastic grocery bags! My favorite way to reuse plastic bags is making plarn (or plastic bag yarn)!
As April is coming to a close, I just realized something- Mother's Day is right around the corner! It almost snuck up on me! Mother's Day is on Sunday, May 12th this year, so you still have time to find that one-of-a-kind gift you've been searching for. One of my favorite places to shop for gifts (not just for Mother's Day) is Etsy. So, in my shopping, I've compiled an Etsy gift guide of all the best goodies to get Mom this year! Keep reading for my Etsy gift guide:
North Carolina is home to many hidden gems. From the towering mountains of the Blue Ridge Parkway to the glittering crystal coast, there is tons to see and do- you just have to know where to look in North Carolina.
One of my favorite things to do when I travel is check out the local farmers market. Local farmers markets are a great way to give you a glimpse into what it’s like to live in the area you are staying. You can spend the morning or afternoon eating and shopping like a local. What better way to get to know where you are staying than from the people who live there via the local farmers market?
With spring on its way, I've slowly been refreshing our home. The house always feel so empty after all the bright Christmas decorations down so when spring comes around, I find myself going to town with fresh decorations. And let's not forget about spring cleaning! New decorations is just another reason for me to keep my house looking tidy. If you want to see all my spring Amazon finds for under $20, then keep reading!
Spring is right around the corner! I was inspired by all cute decor on every shelf of every store and I was itching to get my craft gear out and make something cute and springy. That's how this DIY letter wreath was born! It was inspired by farmhouse lettering (AKA I wanted to white wash EVERYTHING) and beautiful spring floral and greenery. If you want to know how to make this spring wreath for your front door, then keep reading!
St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner and in preparation, I'm testing green cocktails! Everyone knows that St. Patrick's Day is the perfect excuse to drink, so this year, I wanted make a green, boozy drink that I can drink all day long. If you're looking for a green cocktail this St. Patrick's Day, keep reading to see what I have concocted!
With Valentine's Day next week and strawberry season on the distant horizon, I have had chocolate covered strawberries on the brain recently. This sweet treat combines two of my favorite foods, so I can't help but eat them all in one sitting whenever I make a batch. The best part about chocolate covered strawberries is that they are so easy to make! So, if you are like me and have this yummy dessert on the brain, keep reading to learn an easy way to make chocolate covered strawberries- in as little as 5 minutes!
Valentine's Day is right around the corner and to celebrate, I took myself on a nice romantic stroll down the wine and chocolate aisles at Target. I found so many goodies and that I couldn't help but stock up so I would have all my favorite wines and chocolates long past Valentine's Day. So, keep reading to hear all of my Valentine's Day essentials at Target!
One of my New Year's Resolutions for 2019 was to re-do our bathroom and keep it clean above all else. So far, so good! Which leads me to moving on to making it a tad more cozy and decorated. So, naturally, I turned to Canva for an easy way to make myself some cute bathroom wall art!
As I mentioned in a previous blog post on how to make your own lattes at home, I love me a good latte. I found a great way to step up my homemade latte game with the use of homemade flavored coffee syrups.
Sure, you could just buy the Torani coffee syrups that coffee houses use on Amazon, but I'm always trying to challenge myself. Plus, I love so many flavors, it would cost me a fortune to stock up on enough flavors to satisfy my whims. Keep reading to learn my recipe for homemade flavored coffee syrups!
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