The first thing I did when starting my Emergency Romance Box was to make a trip to Roberts. I love this store! I started by buying a paper mache box.
If you don't have a Michael's or a Robert's or a craft store near you....you can purchase boxes online HERE.
I then picked out my scrapbooking paper. You can pick out whatever cute scrapbooking paper you want to make the box uniquely yours.
When I went home I started by cutting my orange...
Okay, it is July! Smack dab in the middle of Summer! So at this point you probably have some kind of tan, real or fake, it doesn't matter, there are subtle ways to enhance that look and be rockin' an awesome glow in no time. Summer time screams for neon nails and they are everywhere right now. Yellow, hot pink, green, orange, electric blue, anything neon is gonna make your tan pop. So try rockin' some seriously bright polish!
Onto makeup - my personal...
IS IT WRITTEN IN THE STARS?
I have always been interested in Astrology and with that Astrological signs. So I thought I would incorporate all of that into my date. So I started to research my husband's astrological sign and mine too. Here is a great place to research your love horoscopes too! Even if you don't believe in anything like that you can still get really fun playful ideas. What I found out was that my husband's sign says he craves adventure...
Alison, Shelley, and Missy are the fab three ladies behind the amazing website HowDoesShe?
( It doesn't hurt that they are super cute!)
If you have ever looked at that Mom/Wife who has it all together and thought "How Does She" seem to do everything. Well, look no further, the girls at HowDoesShe (such a cute, creative name) will show you how you can do it all too!
Alison has 4 kids, Missy has 4 kids, and Shelley has 3, and yet they manage to keep...
A Caribbean Getaway at HOME!
Okay since it is still pretty cold where we live, (Although really nice the past few days) I decided to spice things up a bit and plan a date with a Caribbean Island feel. So I wrote a little poem and decorated the table the night before so my husband would see it before he went to work and have all day to get excited for our date.
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The Jelly Bean Trail
My husband had a tradition in his family when he was little that Easter morning the Easter bunny would always leave a trail of jelly beans, toys, and candy leading to his Easter basket. The story is that the Easter bunny has a hole in the basket and things are dropping out as he goes. So to keep the tradition alive we started to do this last year for our daughter and she loved it. She was excited to see the jelly beans and then thrilled when they...
The divas decided early on that we didn’t want our blog to just be about creative dates. We had a bigger vision than that… Of course, we wanted a place where we could get LOTS and LOTS of creative dating ideas, but we also wanted a resource where we could share and learn about other ideas that related to being in a successful relationship. Such as…marriage tips, fun gift ideas for him or something he did, success stories, great marriage books we’ve found,...