Softer & Fuller Lip Tricks
Beauty, DIY Blog

DIY Softer and Fuller Lip Tricks

It’s time to talk a little at home beauty and how you can make your kisser, a little more kissable, your pout a little poutier, and your, well, you get the picture. You want great lips!! So I’ve dug up the best DIY beauty tricks for a softer and fuller lip, plus a couple of easy cheat products. Keep reading and get ready to pucker up:)

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DIY Blog

28 Day Good Vibes Only Challenge

There is never a bad time to throw some kindness out into the world around you. However, I feel like lately we need it more than ever. In a stage where politics seem like a game of petty insults and selfish motives, where a Super Bowl halftime show draws more critics than congratulations for the actual winners of the game, and social media is full of judgments and misjudgments, we need to take a time out to, in the words of Taylor Swift “calm down”. Instead of focusing on what’s wrong with the world, let’s focus on what we can do that is right. Instead of spreading negativity like its a virus I am challenging us to 28 days of sending out good vibes only.

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Teenager
DIY Blog, Family

14 Ways to Steal More Moments with Your Teenager

Raising a teenager is a struggle that I don’t think any parent is really ever ready for. Aside from having to navigate the bigger issues that life begins to present like peer pressure, dating, and the exposure to so many things, there is another very heart heavy struggle, time. As our kids enter high school we realize that our years, months, and days with them at home are dwindling far too quickly. So before college, before adulthood, and before we release them into the world we feel the urge to make the most of their adolescence, even if its hard. To give you some ideas here are 14 ways to steal more moments with your teenager and soak up this last stage of home life with them.

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DIY Blog, Family

Creative Crafts for Girls From Target

Let creativity run rampant today and everyday. I am a total supporter of DIY crafting with my kiddos. However, with our busy schedule, sometimes it’s easier to get a craft kit for them to do. It saves me a load of time and still gives their clever minds something to do. And because Target is a place our family frequently visits and orders from, it tends to be one of my go-to places to find creative crafts, especially for my daughter. Keep reading to find some of my favorite suggestions for creative crafts for girls that they will love to stay busy with.

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Easy Cricut project tutorial for growth board.
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Cricut Project: Super Easy and Inexpensive Growth Board

I love the kind of DIY projects that are quick, easy, and turn out looking great. It’s as close to instant gratification as you can get in the crafting world. An extra bonus is if it is inexpensive an well. With that being said, here is a simple step-by-step tutorial that is all those things. It’s an adorable growth board you can easily make to measure your kids as they grow. It’s also a great Cricut project to give as a gift, and perfect if you don’t have a lot of time but want to give something thoughtful. I’ve also included the free PNG image to import into your Cricut Design Studio.

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Healthy Breakfast: Power Protein Oatmeal
DIY Blog, Food

Healthy Breakfast Recipe for Power Protein Oatmeal

One of the best habits you can have to start your day off right is by eating a healthy breakfast. A nutrient rich meal in the morning has a positive affect on your energy levels and your ability to focus. Oatmeal is a great choice to have in the morning and this recipe for power protein oatmeal is full of added ingredients that pack a punch of extra vitamins and minerals to wake you up and keep you going. Find out just why breakfast makes your day better and get the full recipe below.

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Changeable Sign
DIY Blog, Tutorials

Easy Craft That You Can Change for Every Holiday

Ok, so I admit it. Besides Christmas I’m not so good at switching out my home decor for the different holidays throughout the year. In fact, half the time I don’t even bother. I think I can attribute this lack of effort to the stage of life I am in. In other words, raising five kids is enough work already so redecorating each month is way down my to-do list. However, this easy craft makes being festive for each holiday super simple because all you have to do is switch the cutout on the front! Keep reading for the tutorial.

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Pom-Pom Garland Tutorial
DIY Blog, Tutorials

Easy Pom-Pom Garland Tutorial + Ideas to Fit Your Style

If you haven’t noticed I’m a little obsessed with pom-pom ball crafts lately. They are so easy and fun to make. So it’s no surprise that I bring you this pom-pom garland tutorial. Not only do I love the fact that you can make them in any color and combination, for example check out the LED light pom-pom garland below, but they do something special for your home decor. Read more to find out what that is and how to make one for yourself. Trust us, it’s super easy!

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Pom-pom ball tutorial
DIY Blog, Tutorials

How to Make a Pom-Pom Ball + Easy Pom-Pom Craft Ideas

If you haven’t ever made a pom-pom ball before, today is your lucky day. Because I’m giving you the step-by-step tutorial to make the most adorable pom-poms with a handy little tool that I love. Make them in four different sizes and a variety of colors. Plus, I’ll give you some easy craft ideas that you can use them for. I have a feeling it will become your latest creative obsession.

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Mantle Decor DIY
DIY Blog, Tutorials

Accent Your Mantle Decor With a Framed Anchor Piece

Your mantle tends to be the focal point of your house so your mantle decor gets noticed a lot. One great way to give your mantle a pop and set off your style is by having a substantial piece that anchors your look. However, large decor items can cost you some major ka-ching! Instead, I have an easy and inexpensive way to give yourself a stunning mantle and save you from taking a hit in your checking account. Just follow my tutorial of how to make a framed fabric anchor piece. Keep reading to see how easy it is to create for yourself.

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