Back to School: DIY Backpack Tags

These DIY Gold Foiled Backpack Tags are sure to jazz up even the most boring backpacks! Make one for your kid and send them off to school in style! School started! *Cue Hallelujah Choir singing* Don't get us wrong. WE LOVE OUR KIDDOS but they were SO ready for structure and routine again. My kids (Mallory) were done with school in April since we moved from New York to Arizona so it was a looooong 4 months of no school, very little structure and lots of bored, tired kids at home. Since ... read more


Say goodbye to Summer with a fun Ice Cream Party

This post is sponsored by Target. All opinions and statements are my own.    With summer coming to an end and fall just around the corner we wanted to celebrate one last time. I am always sad as summer comes to a close but always ready for the fall. Nothing is better than ice cream on a summer day and with that in mind I wanted to have a little ice cream party with my kids after they finished up the first week of school. I headed to Target to gather everything that I ... read more

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DIY Projects: Faux Brick Wall World Map + a Giveaway!

This post was sponsored by Glidden Paint, all opinions are our own. Hi friends! We're pretty proud of this project that we recently completed as a collaboration with Glidden Paints! You know we're paint fanatics so we were especially excited about this one. Our first idea was to create a faux brick wall and as that idea marinated a bit, we thought what's better than a brick wall? Answer: a brick wall with an world map painted on it. Obviously! Materials: 4x8' Faux Brick Panels ... read more

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Colorful Mid Century Glam Living Room Makeover

Hi friends! I am SO excited to FINALLY share my living room reveal with you at the new house. For you new friends out there, I recently moved back to Arizona from New York. My husband attended dental school in Buffalo but we both grew up in Arizona. We are finally back home and renting a home in the Phoenix area. When we moved into the home, it was a beige and boring blah-fest. I LOVED the window, the high, vaulted ceilings and the fact that it's about double the size as my last living room ... read more


Dessert Recipes: Delicious Apple Upside Down Cake

Have you ever made something in the kitchen, tasted it and wanted to give yourself a big high-five because it is so gosh-dang ridiculously good? Savannah and I made this amazing Apple Upside Down Cake with a Vanilla Spiced Whipped Cream and my GOSH it's good! Sorry Pineapple Upside Down Cake, it may be time to bow down to the Apple! We've teamed up with KitchenAid to bring you a super fun, easy and delicious recipe. They challenged us to use an apple as the hero for our dish.  Oh! How the ... read more