Lil Man’s Nursery: The Walls

I worked with The Land of Nod to put some finishing touches on my lil man’s nursery. It was really fun looking through their art and getting to choose a couple of pieces! But I’ve also been busy with some DIY projects that I’m creating, and so I thought I’d share a sneak peek of …

What will ACTUALLY Happen on our Easter Sunday

(Gigi playing with cascarones, confetti eggs, in front of our house. The egg shells are still all over the walkway, we’re REAL classy!) So far I’ve written like 3-4 posts with round-ups for fun Easter crafts, Easter activities, and last-minute basket fillers. And you know me, I love to be festive, I love to craft …

Easter Crafts and Activities

Well are you ready for Easter to be over on The Alison Show?! Haha, I don’t know what it is! But something about Easter just inspires the craftiness in me! So here’s a round-up of my Easter crafts and treats! 1. Easter Party Printables– Perfect for keeping kids busy during your meal. 2. Easter Bunny …

DIY Fruity French Easter Eggs

I’m so exited to share the craft I came up with for this month’s 12 Months of Martha challenge! Remember how I pointed out the fun fruit trend I’ve been loving? I let that inspire my egg decorating. This month the box of crafty goodness showed up with lots of fun spring goodies, with a …

Bunnies and Carrots Easter Garland

HOPPY EASTER!!! I’m trying to focus on getting the lil people’s rooms done with the little energy I have left, but my fireplace looked SO SAD, and you know how I love a good garland! So here you go! The bunnies are a free printable DOWNLOAD THE BUNNIES HERE And then I also included a …

Great tools to have on hand for sugar cookies

Look at MEEEEEE. All featured and crap! I’ve shared 5 things that I think are great to have on hand for baking a decorating sugar cookies on Lulu the Baker’s Blog today. I really really love Melissa, and it was fun to share some ideas for her fabulous In My Kitchen series! These tips might …

5 Easy DIY Easter Hair Accessories

Well it’s finally complete! Here is a total round-up of the “Add More Fun to Your Bun” series! To watch the original video clip of me on the local news that sparked it, go here! I think Easter Sunday would be the perfect time to bust out one of these amazing DIY hair accessories, but …

Obsessed: Scallop Love

Recently on instagram I shared a sneak peek of something I’m doing for Gigi’s room. These are wall decals, dots to be exact, that I cut in half and applied in this pattern. I got them here! And even though the design was my own, I’ve been loving all of the scallop inspiration I’ve been …

DIY Ukrainian (Pysanky) Easter Eggs

How AMAZING are these!!!? This is our first guest post from the FABULOUS Yao Cheng! And I could not be MORE excited about it! I just want to let you know I tried out this DIY, and I HIGHLY recommend ordering the supplies that Yao suggests. If you are going to spend the time to …

Springtime cookies and cakes

Well I’ve been a busy little bee! I thought I’d share with you some other fun things I put together for the blogosphere this week! For my Babble blog I rounded up 15 Yummy Cookie Recipes and Decorating Ideas for Spring! And for Minted’s blog Julep I rounded up some of my favorite Hip & …