Brave and Beautiful


I am Brave and Beautiful - a beauty movement that is sweeping the globe. Colbie Caillat started it with her recent song and video called TRY. Our blogging friend Megan of Brassy Apple wanted to push this movement along and invited women from all over to share what they looked like without make up and [...]

Fall Fabric Rag Wreath

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We shared this Fall Fabric Wreath over at the Ribbon Retreat last week.  We love the Ribbon Retreat!  Their blog is packed with creative projects and their  products are awesome.  Be sure to hop over and check them out. Are you as excited for Fall as we are?!  As much as I love summer, I [...]

DIY Birthday Crown Tutorial

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Yesterday we celebrated our little Belle’s birthday!  She is my baby-and my baby is now 4.  Crazy!  One of my favorite birthday traditions is displaying pictures of the birthday child from every previous birthday.  We love to see how much they’ve grown and remember how they looked all through the years.  Today I’m sharing the [...]

Shadow Box Fall Centerpiece

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We are over at The Wood Connection today sharing this adorable Fall centerpiece!   We are always thrilled to share another awesome Wood Connection project.  I don’t know about you, but  Steff and I are ready for Fall.  Cooler temperatures, beautiful colors, and the holidays right around the corner!  We recently re-finished a dining table and [...]

Thrift Store Kid’s Chalkboard Table

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So one of our favorite things to do is hunt for crap at thrift stores.  Usually Steff and I use a really excited voice when we tell the kids where we’re going…… because we’re really excited.  Usually our kids reply with a long desperate, “Noooooooo!” Then we make our way to the thrift store and [...]

How to Cut Watermelon Sticks - Perfect BBQ Food!

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Happy Labor Day!  I just thought I’d pop in quick and share my new favorite way to cut watermelon!  I know it’s a little late to share this, being Labor Day and all.  There’s still a good month of BBQ weather and watermelons right?!  I just learned about this cutting technique about a month ago [...]