‘Feather Her Nest’ Bird Baby Shower

this little bird baby shower is so adorable! you will love all the rustic and vintage elements, the bird's nest cupcakes, and speckled egg favors with free printable favor tags. this post is sponsored by Jelly Belly, but all opinions are my own!  last spring, my amazing little sister had a 'feather her nest' bird baby shower back east in maryland to celebrate her soon-to-be little boy - my … [Read more...]

DIY Easter Crafts, Games, & More!

Spring is here and that means the Easter bunny is on his way! The weather is also getting warmer and I'm sure everyone is excited to be able to go outside again after one of the worst winters (especially if you're reading this from New England...) And after all, 'tis the holiday for an Easter Egg Hunt. Am I right?? It's also time to start planning your easter brunch with the family and I've … [Read more...]

How to make a Layered Candy Filled Vase with Flowers

this post is part of my appointment as a Jelly Belly brand ambassador but all opinions and photos are my own. since mother's day is just around the corner, i thought it would be fun to show you how i make layered candy filled vases with flowers so you can upgrade your traditional flower vase easily and impress your moms! i'm sure you have seen these beautiful displays with a candy filled vase … [Read more...]

Easter Macarons!

happy easter! if you already have a copy of Gourmet French Macarons then these adorable easter macarons will be very familiar! there are over 75 unique macaron designs in my book and these are some of my favorite of the easter section! there are also carrot cake carrot shaped macrons, spring chick macarons, baby duck macarons, as well as the easter bunny macaron and the easter egg macarons! i love … [Read more...]

Easter Ideas Link Party with 15 Blogs!

spring is here!!!  to welcome the official arrival of Spring, we're celebrating with Design Dazzle's EASTER WEEK! we're so excited to share some fabulous easter ideas with you and we're starting it off with a GREAT BIG link party!! 15 of our favorite bloggers are participating. we know YOU have some awesome ideas to share! simply link up your inspiring projects and creative ideas below. feel free … [Read more...]

{MINI PARTY} april showers bring may flowers with free printables

april showers bring may flowers party this easter holiday was so chaotic! instead of hosting a big party, i decided to host a little mini party - celebrating april showers bring may flowers! i used free printables that i created that you can download as well. i tried to keep it simple & outdoors to enjoy the beautiful may weather! the cupcake toppers and 8x10 print can be downloaded HERE … [Read more...]

{FREE PRINTABLE} april showers bring may flowers printable

i love spring, free, and printables. so here is a free printable from my april showers bring may flowers party! you can see the party here and how i used the printables! {ps if you are local you may recognize that 8x10 print... can you guess where??? it was designed for something you may be attending...} to download right click the image & save to computer feel … [Read more...]

{TUTORIAL} 3D paint chip easter egg garland

{TUTORIAL} did i mention i love easter? i thought so... i made these 3D paint chip egg decorations for the spring issue of an online magazine! they are bright, cheap, and easy to make! i have seen paint chip garlands that are adorable - like the one here. there have been so many though that i am just guessing this is the link that did it first? dunno. but i don't have a cute … [Read more...]

{TUTORIAL} tissue paper window art

tissue paper window art {TUTORIAL} this is the coolest diy tutorial i have ever shared! i am so in love with this idea i came up with! using tissue paper and fabric starch you can make the coolest tissue paper window art! it is cheap, easy, and COOL! and your kids can help you do this... just know it won't look as good as the sample below. nope i didn't let my kids do this one - but they are 1 … [Read more...]

{TUTORIAL} painted easter eggs & nest

{TUTORIAL} natural wood hand painted easter eggs and homemade nest using natural wood eggs, i handpainted classic pastel colors and sprinkled them paint to give them a natural look. i used brush from my yard to form this natural nest. it is a beautiful centerpice on my table around easter time! here is the full tutorial on how i made these painted easter eggs & nest! happy easter! i … [Read more...]

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