It’s that time of year when elementary kids are bringing home Thanksgiving school projects. My first grader recently brought home a turkey that needed a disguise to evade the oven. Which prompted me to put together this post of 47 of the Best Turkey Disguises on the Internet. In case your child wants to turn… Read More 15 Super Hero Turkey Disguises
My first grader brought home a school project this week. The instructions were to come up with a turkey disguise to keep her turkey from becoming the Thanksgiving meal. She had a ton of ideas on how to disguise her feathered friend and was a little bummed when I told her that she had to… Read More 47 of the Best Turkey Disguises on the Internet
For yearsss, I have seen gorgeous bullet journal pictures on Pinterest and Instagram. I have always wanted to do one, but I knew that I would never have the time or the motivation to draw out a layout each week. Plus, I like my Happy Planner. (A beautiful bullet journal spread from Christina77star.net.) After seeing… Read More How to Start a Bucket List Bullet Journal
Wreaths are definitely among my top 10 favorite things ever! They are an inexpensive way to decorate your home and celebrate each season. Many times I have scrolled across wreaths on Pinterest and have been astounded by the price….$349 for ONE WREATH! Unless you just have a thing for outrageously overspending on door décor, there’s… Read More How to Make A Fall Wreath for $20…or Less!
No doubt about it, military life is hard, even as a spouse. And one of the worst parts is living far away from family, especially the little ones I swear my niece and nephew have grown a foot each time we go home. I hate missing out on their childhoods. However, I try to stay… Read More How to Make a Kids Birthday Care Package
We just finished up another ball season and I have to admit, I’m not sad about it. We have spent 3-4 days a week at the Little League field for the past couple of months and I. Am. Over. It I didn’t realize it until I became a mom, but ball season is serious business… Read More How to Survive a Busy Ball Season
Over the past 9 years, as an Army family, we have moved around quite a bit. Each new location slowly becomes our home and becomes part of us as well. I decided to dedicate a wall in our house to display each of the locations that we have lived. Including, of course, our ‘home of… Read More How to Make State Silhouette Wall Art
Spring is my favorite season and tulips are my favorite flower. So, when I came across half-off tulip bushes in Hobby Lobby I knew they would make a perfect spring wreath for my front door. [Wreath-making is kinda my jam! Wreaths are my favorite DIY project. Check out this gorgeous farmhouse wreath I made on the cheap!]… Read More How to Make a Spring Wreath Using Tulips
You’ve seen them all over social media. Everyone loves a good deployment homecoming. Nothing can make you teary-eyed like watching a service member reunite with their family. (A few years ago, when daddy came home from a long field training.) These are special moments. Mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, and other family members drive or fly… Read More How to Make a Deployment Homecoming Sign
Open When Letters were made wildly popular circa 2007 after Gerard Butler left them for his grieving wife in the movie ‘P.S. I Love You’. Since then, long-distance girlfriends and military spouses have been sending these adorable letters all over the globe. You give or send open when letters to your loved one with specific… Read More Open When Letter Topics & Ideas….with Examples!