Chicken Salad with Apples and Celery

– Posted in: Recipes
Healthy Chicken Salad with Apples and Celery
If there is anything I love for lunch, it is a very healthy chicken salad. I love chicken salad so much that I try and have it at least once a week.  Besides, I have to have a healthy lunch to offset all of the amazing sweet treats I like to make.  Today I am going to share with you a favorite, a healthy Chicken Salad with Apples and Celery. When you are on the go and running constantly, sometimes it can be tempting to just head thru a drive thru.  I know, because I do it quite often.  A

DIY Spring Scarf Tutorial

– Posted in: Crafts, Sewing
diy Spring Scarf Tutorial via
I love making my own fun Spring Scarves.  This past year I purchased a TON of Knit Jersey fabric to make a few Maxi Skirts and Dresses. When I made all that I wanted, I had several yards of fabric leftover.  What to do?  Well, seeing that I love scarves as much as I do, it was a bit of a “no-brainer” for me.  Here is a fun, quick, and easy DIY Spring Scarf Tutorial that is very beginner. You won’t need a lot of material or a lot of time to make this fun Spring Scarf.  It literally goes

Daily/Weekly Blogging Schedule {Free Printable}

– Posted in: Free Printables
Daily and Weekly Blogging Calendar
For all of my new blogging friends out there who have asked me how in the world I get everything done every day, I want to let you in on a little secret.  I have to be organized and keep a schedule.  If I don’t have my schedule in front of me, I will forget something important and not remember it until it’s usually too late.  Just for you, I am sharing my Daily/Weekly Blogging Schedule {Free Printable}. I am always trying to get the most out of my blogging.  I want to optimize all of the hard work I

How to Print Graphics Using Heat Transfer

– Posted in: Crafts, Silhouette Crafts
Creating graphics using Printable Heat Transfer
Have you ever wondered how in the world to create awesome, colorful graphics and have then transfer them onto your shirt or bag, etc?  Well now you can stop guessing, because today I am going to share with you How to Print Graphics Using Heat Transfer. If you have ever visited this site before, then you know that I love to use my Silhouette Cameo for almost everything.  It is such a versatile machine that you really can do a lot of things easily on your own without spending a lot of money having someone else make them for you.

diy Sunday Showcase & 4/19 favs!

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Welcome back to the diy Sunday Showcase!  I hope you have all had a wonderful short week and are looking forward to enjoying Easter with family and friends this weekend. I am also super excited because I FINALLY launched something I have been working on for a LONG time.  My FIRST book!  Can you believe it?  I have been writing and saving this one up for so long, I cannot believe I have finally launched.  What’s it about?  It’s a tool to help people who either WANT to start a blog, or those who have been blogging for a while

10 Colorful Spring Home Ideas

– Posted in: Crafts, DIY Accessories
10 Colorful Spring Home Ideas
Loving all of these amazing links being shared over at the diy Sunday Showcase this week. Here are 10 Colorful Spring Home Ideas from some fabulous bloggers. 1. DIY Hexagon Clock from View From the Fridge.    2. View from the Fridge Fabric Napkins to PomPom Pillow Cover ($3)   3. Meegan Makes Book Page and Tissue Paper Flower Wreath.   4. Denise on a Whim Flower Seed Sign.    5. Shabby Gals Chevron Chair upcycle project.    6. Homey Oh My Beaded Candle Holders and Vase    7. Decorated Chaos Pottery Barn Inspired Vase.    8. Carrie This Home

Growing Something Greater Than Just a Garden

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I was very excited to work with Miracle-Gro and their  #GroSomethingGreater campaign. I have long been a believer that working hard and trying your best will return in results you will be proud of. This year I am helping my 3 year old toddler understand that same concept.  I want to teach her that working hard and taking time on something you love will accomplish great results.  Toddlers are a hard audience to influence to sit still, let alone work.  They are

10 Spring Dessert Ideas

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10 Spring Dessert Ideas that are a MUST try!
Over the last couple of weeks we have seen so many amazing dessert and meal ideas link up to the weekend diy Sunday Showcase party.  Here are some of those amazing desserts that are really worth checking out!   1. No Bake Strawberry Cloud Cake via   2. Chocolate Caramel Kahlua Brownie by TitCrafty.    3. Lemon Tassies by Yesterfood.    4. Peanut Butter and Peppers Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins. 5. Lemon Poppyseed Biscotti from the First Year Blog.   6. Cookies and Cream Cupcakes from Old House to New Home.    7. Funfetti Cake Mix Sandwich Cookies from

Grow Your Circles, it’s Google + Party Time!

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Are you looking to grow your circles on Google+?  Do you want better SEO and increased website exposure? This is the place to be!  Welcome to the mommy is coocoo circles hop. *Update we’ve created a facebook group for Creative bloggers who google+.  Message me here with your email address if you would like to be in to the group. If you want to get coocoo with us on Google+: 1. Please get our button here and add it to your sidebar or post! 2. Add all of the cohost to one of your circles. 3. Link up your Google+ url NOT your blog url. 4. Share a creative post (i.e. posts about cooking, DIY, crafts, etc…) to the public on Google+ and