Glitter Heart Garland

Glitter Heart Garland

I kinda love all thing glittery so strings of glittery hearts made total sense to me as Valentine's Day creeps up. My daughter calls them sparkly shinies that's exactly what they are; sparkly shiny, strings of glittery goodness. I love fun quick projects like this glitter heart garland - it brings me instant joy. You'll appreciate the fact that this was a zero dollar project for me. I had … [Read more...]

DIY xo Wreath [Valentine’s Day Decor]

DIY xo Wreath for Valentine's Day

Hey guys! Are you getting ready for Valentine's Day at all? If so, today is the day for YOU. My blog friends and I have been working on some pretty awesome Valentine's Day projects to share! They are so "sweet" your heart is going to burst! (a little V-Day lingo for you.) Here's my DIY XO Wreath with pom poms Last year I went very traditional with my sweet red and white Valentine's Day Wreath. … [Read more...]

7 Lovely Valentine’s Day Ideas [Creative Connection Features]

Lovely Valentine's Day Ideas

Hi! So super excited to share with you guys, the lovely Valentine's Day ideas that were linked up last week. Love is in the air, can't you tell? Pottery Barn Heart Pillow Knockoff via Two It Yourself Frugal Valentine's Day Banner via Canadian Free Stuff Red Heart Flower Headband via Kiddie Foodies  Valentine Party Pouch & Printable via Shaken Together Life We Heart You Wall … [Read more...]

FREE Valentine Printables “I’m Stuck On You”

FREE Valentine Printables "I'm Stuck On You"

Hi friends! Did you see the "couple's art" I shared yesterday? It's so fun. And it's my way of inching into Valentine's Day. Although, it's perfect for all year round. Today, I'm just popping in real quickly to share some super cute Valentine printables. My sweet little girl love love loves stickers! Several times per day she goes over the drawer where we keep her coloring supplies and stickers … [Read more...]

Personalized Art Gold Heart “Couples Art”

personalized gold heart art

Gold Heart Personalized Art for Valentine's Day… or not. I kind of love art with special meaning. Personalized art, pictures colored by my daughter, and things we've created are my favorite things to display around our home. Those pieces can't be duplicated, or purchased in a store, making them way more significant. I had an idea to do a couple's art canvas for Valentine's day but I wanted … [Read more...]

Reese’s Pretzel Bites [A Valentine’s Day Treat]

Reeses Pretzel Bites

Hey friends! I've been whipping up some yummy treats to share. It all started after Christmas when Matt asked me to make some yummy treat that a co-worker had brought in to work. He was going on and on about the salty sweet deliciousness. Well, I like salty sweet deliciousness so he didn't have to ask me twice. The originals were made with rolos but I spotted the cutest heart shaped … [Read more...]

Love Valentine’s Day Printable

Valentine's Day Printable

Hi there! Are you starting to think about Valentine's Day? I know, I know, it's still a month away. I'm getting kind of anxious for it and have a lot of cute little things planned for P. She's going to love it. I've been working on my bedroom gallery wall recently and I made a quick printable for it. It doubles as the perfect Valentine's Day printable so I thought I'd make it in a few colors … [Read more...]

Vintage Valentine’s Day Vignette

Making Home Base: Vintage Valentine's Vignette #ValentinesDay

Hi sweet readers! I've been promising you my Valentine's Vignette for awhile now. And truth is, it's been complete for a little bit. But the thing is, I just can't stand photographing my entry way. The lighting is horrible and I am never super pleased with the way the photos turn out. Sigh. Oh well, you work with what ya got, right? So at last, here is my vintage inspired Valentine's Vignette. … [Read more...]

Good Ideas: Homemade Valentines For Kids

homemade valentine's for kids

Hi fabulous readers! It's FRIDAY - hooray! First order of business is: I'm over at my friend Jessica's blog, Mom 4 Real today sharing a great valentine gift for adults! I would love for you stop over check it out and say hi! Now that we've got the adults covered, how about the kiddos! To wrap up this week I wanted to share with you some fun homemade valentines for kids around the blogosphere! I … [Read more...]

Washi Tape Crafts: Covered Heart Boxes

Washi Tape Cover Heart Box: Making Home Base

Hi friends! All recovered from Super Bowl Sunday? I have to admit I didn't watch the whole game (or very intently anyway). We are a baseball family. Come Spring time it will be all baseball all the time I'm sure! And about Spring, I'm happy to report that the ground hog didn't see his shadow so yay for an early Spring! Until then we still have some fun things to look forward to. One of them being … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Decor: Sweet Valentine’s Day Wreath

Valentine's Day Decor: Valentine's Day Wreath

Friends! I'm so glad to see you back here on this beautiful Friday! I've been sharing lots of Valentine's Day projects with you all the last few weeks but today's is probably my favorite one so far! I'm working really hard on getting my Valentine's Day decor all together so I can show you my sweet little vignette...next week! Here is another piece to that puzzle.   This is probably … [Read more...]

Mini Tissue Pom Garland

Making Home Base Mini Pom Pom Garland

Hello Friends! So glad to see you today :) Rose are Red, Violets are Blue I love Valentine's Day, How About you? (Look at that - I'm a poet!) But seriously, I am seeing nothing but love love lots of love all over the blogosphere! How about you? Everywhere I look there is tons of inspiration and I'm loving it. Have you gotten in on the Valentine's Day action yet? Well I've got another … [Read more...]

Paper Bag and Washi Tape Heart Bunting

Making Home Base Paper Bag and Washi Tape Bunting

Hi friends! Have I told you lately that I'm so glad you are here? I have to say, when I started this blog I never expected to reach so many people. I thought my mom might be the only one to ever read this (Hi Mom!), but you guys blows me a way. Every project I put out there the response is overwhelming. You know how to make a girl feel special! Anyway, you should know, I am glad you are … [Read more...]

Snickerdoodle Cookies with a Valentine’s Day Twist

Making Home Base Snicker doodles V Day

Happy Monday friends! I hope you all had a great weekend. I had planned on posting another Valentine's Day craft today but after all the love you guys gave me over my Valentine's Day Candy Bark I thought you wouldn't mind another tasty dessert recipe. This time it's my Snickerdoodle Cookies with a Valentine's Day Twist. My husband absolute favorite cookies are snickerdoodles. He loves them. He … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Sweater Baby Leg Warmers

Heart patch sweater leg warmers

Happy Friday friends! I hope you guys are having a great week. Mine has been wonderful! My little miss turned EIGHT months old today. Seriously, where does the time go? It seems like yesterday she was trying to get the hang of rolling over and now she pulling herself up on everything. It is so fun to see her discovering new stuff each day. She is just such a joy. I know we are starting to get … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

Making Home Base Valentines Day candy bark

Hi friends! Are you guys ready for this? My very first recipe post. I'm excited :) Are you? I have an insane sweet tooth. (I'm slightly addicted to Ben & Jerry's ice cream. Have you tried the limited batch, Cannoli yet? It's amazing.) It's okay though because my husband does too. Normally when I bake something it's gone before I eat too much of it anyway, ha. I appreciate that about him. … [Read more...]