After almost fourteen years of marriage and four kids, I've learned that it's often the little things that make a marriage. I've also learned that over time people change. Often it's for the good. I am much more in love with the man my husband has grown and matured to be than the 20-year-old I married. Those sometimes subtle changes over time can often go unnoticed, and that's why my husband and I started doing a yearly 'Favorite Things Questionnaire.' It's our way...Continue Reading
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Such a FUN time of year! I LOVE celebrating my dad, but even more exciting... helping my kids celebrate their dad! We have got a bunch of the best ideas from our friends around the blogging community to compile some absolutely dah-ling ideas for you this Father's Day. We think they are beyond fabulous! But wait!!! The best part is that this is the "Quick & Easy" section! If you are running out of time and need to come up with something FABULOUS for Father's Day...Continue Reading
Hasn't this been such an AMAZING contest?!!! We had so many wonderful ideas, it was SO hard to choose. What is most exciting is we have some great ideas to highlight all year. Thanks to everyone who participated! And the WINNER for the "Quick & Easy" category is...Sarah Zimmerman! We ended up choosing Sarah's idea because it was cheap, super easy to put together, and she submitted AMAZING photos! Her idea? Sarah came up with the cutest way to tell her...Continue Reading
Surprise the one you love with breakfast in bed... quick and easy style.
Grab a few items you know your spouse will love and attach the free printable, Breakfast In Bed. This idea would be fun for a birthday, anniversary, Father's/Mother's Day or even for a teacher gift.
(I found this darling poem on one of my favorite educational websites, Eberharts Explorers!)
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Does your spouse travel a lot? Or are you going to be apart for the first time? This quick and easy note is the perfect way to let them know you are missing them. It has the alphabet on the front with the letter 'U' missing. On the inside it says, "Missing U."
Just print it out, jot a quick message and slip it into their suitcase the next time they are headed out of town. It is sure to brighten their day.
Download your Missing U Card here!
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I am a big fan of the website, Oopsey Daisy Blog. My good friend Alison is always creating something splendid! I knew when I came across her fabulous idea of I LOVE U... I just had to share!
I thought my spouse would love this quick and easy love note! I am thinking of hiding it in his suitcase when he travels next week.
I also love that this is a free printable that can be ready within minutes! Check out Alison's post here!
So grab some white paper and print...
When I was pregnant last year it seemed as if my husband was the last to be taken care of and thought about. I wanted to do something quick, easy and simple just to let my husband know that I was thinking about him. I wanted him to know I DID love him regardless of the much needed attention he had not been given during the past 9 months.
When packing for the hospital in preparation of the big day, I made sure to include a "Dad's" root beer and and straw with this...
Several years ago, I was watching an episode of Oprah (BTW...I really miss her). The entire episode was on having gratitude in our daily lives. Oprah talked about keeping a regular journal solely about "being grateful." I immediately tried this idea and soon found that I LOVED it. Each week (about 2- 3 times), I would take 5 minutes and quickly jot down ten things I was thankful for. At first, I had to stop and really think. However, after doing this for a few weeks...Continue Reading
I am so excited to welcome one of my favorite bloggers out there... Kristyn from Lil Luna! Kristyn's amazing site features everything from user friendly crafts to the best recipes! Her idea today is super easy and can be ready in matter of minutes!
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I saw this idea at Target and couldn't resist making my own "Hooked on You" Labels.
They are so fun and easy - and who doesn't...Continue Reading
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