Chocolate Zucchini Bread


Another huge producer from our garden this year was our zucchini crop.  It seemed overnight I'd have giant zucchini and nothing to do with them.  We enjoyed lots of it as side dishes with our summer time meals, but I also used quite a few to make some delicious chocolate zucchini bread! [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:1] I love the crumbly topping too...might be my favorite part! … [Read more...]

Handprint Aprons


Mother's Day is just around the corner, and this year the boys and I did a little crafting for their grandmothers {yet again}.  I'm a sucker for finger print and hand prints, and this year was no exception. Now, I cannot claim this idea as my own, as my inspiration came from one of my favorite bloggers, Simply Kierste.  I pretty much adore every single thing she's ever created...go check her … [Read more...]

DIY Wooden Teething Ring


In my littlest's Easter basket this year, I kept it really simple and only included things that I knew he'd love.  So I added some cereal puffs, a few board books, a sippy cup, and a sweet DIY Wooden Teething Ring that I made myself!  It was so simple and took just a few minutes to put together! You'll need just a few things to make one {or two} for your little guy or gal... wooden teething … [Read more...]

Beaded Wire Wine Glass Markers


Several weeks ago, I shared these adorable and easy beaded wire wine glass markers over at one of the blogs I contribute to, Smart School House.  In case you missed them, I wanted to make sure to share them again with all of you! To make your own set, you'll need: black 20 gauge wire wire cutters needle nose pliers coordinating beads {small and large} wine glasses WINE I went with … [Read more...]

Thumbprint Heart Magnets


I'm so excited to share today's craft with all of you.  Why?  Well, 1. I think it might be one of the cutest things I've ever made and 2. It's my first Valentine's Day craft of the year {and Valentine's Day is one of my favorite holidays}. These cuties are going to be sent to the grandparents this year. And making them is so easy! Let's get started... You'll need: white Sculpey clay red … [Read more...]