Home Decor

Styling with Ceramics

Ceramics are one of my go-to home decor items. They are extremely versatile and can add a touch of elegance and character to any room in your house. Which is probably why you can find ceramics incorporated into most of the spaces in my home. From the bathroom to the kid’s bedroom, the options are… Continue reading Styling with Ceramics

Mothering

Snow Paint

Snow days are fun, right?! Even as adults we understand how magical that first snow day is. Until we are cooped up with our kids for hours on end. Sure, we can build snowmen and make snow angels until the cows come home; but how would you like to switch it up a bit? There… Continue reading Snow Paint

Home Decor

Unboxing the Decocrated Spring 2021 Box

Amidst the biggest winter storm Northwest Ohio has seen in years, the contents of the Decocrated Spring 2021 Box was a breath of fresh (warm) air. Florals are the key theme, and coupled with beautiful blues and pretty pink hues this box really evokes spring memories. And it might just be enough to carry me… Continue reading Unboxing the Decocrated Spring 2021 Box

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Mothering

Toddler Boy Valentine Basket

Boys get pink and heart-filled Valentine baskets at our house, too! Hank’s was slightly different than my daughters’ basket. Check out what’s inside below (two-year-old boy). The Basket I purchased these pink baskets at Target. I made a cardboard yarn heart and letters and added a couple of yarn pompom a to personalize them. I… Continue reading Toddler Boy Valentine Basket

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Mothering

Toddler Girl Valentine Basket

This is my first year doing Valentine baskets for my kids and it certainly will not be my last! I had so much fun crafting, making treats and gathering fun little surprises. Here is a closer look at Lennon and Rowe’s (4 years old) baskets. The Basket I purchased these pink baskets at Target. I… Continue reading Toddler Girl Valentine Basket

diy · Holidays & Crafts · toddlers

Valentine Poppers

Looking for an easy but creative Valentine treat for your kids to pass out at school or to add to their Valentine baskets?! Well look no further! These Valentine poppers are simple to make but oh so cute. But if you are handing them out to a class full of kids, you’ll want to start… Continue reading Valentine Poppers

mom hack · Mothering · toddlers · twins

Potty Training: The Methods and The Madness

Here we go again! It’s ironic that the week after my Toledo Moms blog post on potty training went live, my two-year-old son, Hank, started showing interest in using the toilet! I was ignorantly basking in the bliss of not having to clean up accidents and continuously ushering the twins to the bathroom when Hank… Continue reading Potty Training: The Methods and The Madness

diy · General · mom hack

Mom Hack – Making Your Glass Stove Top Look Brand New!

I think my latest "pandemic hobby" might be cleaning. This past weekend I went on a rampage cleaning things and spaces in my house I am embarrassed to say I haven't cleaned in ages. Like my sliding glass door and my glass stove top for instance. While the dog slobber and child hand prints on… Continue reading Mom Hack – Making Your Glass Stove Top Look Brand New!

diy · Holidays & Crafts

Recycled Heart Crayons

Have you ever wondered what to do with all of your kids’ broken crayons?? Well wonder no more! these recycled heart crayons repurpose those waxy remnants AND make for a perfect Valentine favor. If your kids are anything like mine, their crayons are probably broken before they even make it out of the box. Or… Continue reading Recycled Heart Crayons

diy · Holidays & Crafts

Valentine’s Day LOVE Garland

LOVE is in the air! And I loved the yarn letter ornaments that I made for Christmas so much I decided to make them again but with a Valentine’s Day twist. Below is everything you need to know to make this super cute and super easy LOVE garland. SUPPLIES Various colored, chunky yarnCardboard Pompom makerGlue… Continue reading Valentine’s Day LOVE Garland