The Baseball Bag Every Mom Needs


It’s baseball season again!! I put together a baseball bag every year to help ease the hustle and bustle. I’m so excited to be sharing this cute project over at The Crafting Chicks today! Check out the post on their amazing site! xoxo, Brooke … [Read more...]

The Mom Brush {The Detangling Brush Every Mom should have}


Hey, hey, hey! How was your weekend? I’m a little slow to post today because I have a weekend hangover.  <---can you relate? Do you ever feel like you need a weekend to recover from your weekend? That’s how I feel today. Our weekend was mostly defined by two words: Dance Competition. My oldest is a really good dancer {yes I’m bragging, but I can’t help it}. And it is so much fun watching her dance. But every dance … [Read more...]

16 Fabulous Easter Finds


Hey there Peeps! (<---- see what I did there?)  ;) Do you guys even like peeps? I've been hearing lately that the thing to do is open them up and then leave them on the counter for like a week? Who knew?? Anyway, what was I saying? Oh yes, Easter. It's coming and quick. Have you thought about Easter yet? I really hope to be on top of things this time around but if we're keeping it real, I probably won't. Ha! Anyway, … [Read more...]

Throw Pillows to Liven up your Space! {Surprise Giveaway!}

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Everyone loves a surprise in the mail right? Well the winner of today's giveaway will be getting Happy Mail every month for the next year!! We have joined together with some amazing bloggers and the fantastic shop, Michelle Dwight Designs to give one (very) lucky reader A Year's Worth of Pillows. Are those not great? The winner will get to pick one pillow of their choice... each month... for 12 months... that's crazy … [Read more...]

Purple Minion Valentine Box


I just HAD to share this fun Purple Minion Valentine Box that my son and Hubby made yesterday. Didn't it turn out DARLING!?! I'm so proud of my boys! All I did to help was make the white vinyl pieces and buy them the purple pipe cleaners!   My kids love crafting, and it makes my heart even happier when we do it as a family. I wish I would have taken pictures of the process, but to be honest, I wasn't … [Read more...]

Pinewood Derby Design!


At 5:30 last night I rushed home to help Connelly {my 9 year old son} put the finishing touches on his Cub Scout Pinewood Derby car {that started at ahem… 6:00}.  That's how I roll unfortunately...last minute is my middle name. Dan and Connelly had such a good time working on the car together. Dan cut it out and then Connelly was in charge of sanding it until it was smooth. They decided to stain it instead of paint it … [Read more...]

Abstract Heart Free Printable


Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it, and even though this isn’t a Valentine’s Day decoration at my house, it can totally be a seasonal decoration in yours! I whipped it up in Photoshop, and I thought I would share it before Valentine’s had come and gone! Go to my Free Printables page to download the 8X10 PDF file. This picture was taken before we installed our molding boxes below the gallery … [Read more...]

Life is a Highway Date Night Basket Giveaway!


After four kids tugging on my arm and my hubby’s leg for the last 12 years, the best way to rekindle our flame is to hit the road for a day or two sans kids! So, this Valentine’s Date Night Basket is exactly that! I am SUPER excited. After all, Valentine's Day will be here before we know it! I hope these 28 date night baskets will give you a TON of ideas for Valentine's Day! Love is in the air, friends! We are … [Read more...]

All Things Thrifty 2013 Project Wrap Up!


I CANNOT BELIEVE IT IS ALMOST 2014! Yes, I am yelling. It is absolutely insane that this year is over. Every year I put together a post that highlights my favorite projects/posts of the year. 2013 was a busy year around these parts. I’m excited for 2014 and what it has to bring! What was your favorite project at All Things Thrifty this year? Here is a little preview of this loooooong post: Click on the images … [Read more...]

16 Christ Centered Christmas Traditions


Most of these ideas are to remind MYSELF what is truly important today. I’m struggling with the hustle and bustle of the season, and I need to stay focused on what is truly important. 1. Decorate with nativity sets. My Mom is a great example of this. She has probably a hundred nativities around her house. She collects them, and it is so fun to see all the different ones she has. She even has a Little Tikes Nativity Set … [Read more...]