Teaching Our Children to Spread Kindness

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We recently had an opportunity to join a group of other Mom Bloggers by reading Ordinary Mary’s Extraordinary Deed by Emily Person and encourage our own children to spread kindness. Big Brother and Little Brother both really enjoyed this book, and immediately began listing ways in which they could spread kindness with others. Kindness is something that my […]

DIY Craft Closet

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Today we welcome to Saida Rashid from A Breath of Simplicity as she drops by to share the DIY Craft Closet she created for her daughter! When we moved homes in the Summer I was taken hostage by the DIY bug. The kids have built-in closets in their rooms but they don’t own that many […]

Vintage DIY Step Stool

Vintage DIY Step Stool #DIY #vintage furniture

Meet Our Friends: 2013 Summer Edition Over the next two weeks, Cheerios and Lattes is excited to introduce you to some incredibly talented bloggers we have met out in the ‘blogosphere’! They are all so creative and have a gift for sharing their ideas. I’d love your help in making these ladies feel welcome here […]

Make Your Own Family Travels Wall Map

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Meet Our Friends: 2013 Summer Edition Over the next two weeks, Cheerios and Lattes is excited to introduce you to some incredibly talented bloggers we have met out in the ‘blogosphere’! They are all so creative and have a gift for sharing their ideas. I’d love your help in making these ladies feel welcome here […]

Boys Bedroom Makeover

Boys Bedroom Makeover #kidsroom #boysbedroom #boysbedding #brothers

Our little guys have now become official roommates! As we moved into our new home a few months ago, both of our boys had their own spacious bedrooms, but soon they were begging to nap in Big Brother’s room on his bunk beds every chance they got! Well naps turned into nights, and soon the […]

5 Quick Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts

5 Quick Homemade Mother's Day GIfts #mothersdaygifts #homemademothersdaygifts #giftsforgrandma #diygifts #mothersday

Need a last minute Mother’s Day gift for Mom or Grandma? Here is a collection of 5 Quick Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts that you can make in less than a day from start to finish! Now you can take the extra time and do something special together!  DIY MOM Wood Blocks Design Your Own Pot […]

20 Homemade A+ Teacher Gifts

20 Homemade A+ Teacher Gifts #teacherappreciationgifts #teachergiftideas #giftsforteachers

My husband and I are both teachers therefore we have a WHOLE collection of ‘teacher gifts’ from teaching. Many of my mom friends ask me what gifts I loved the most when I was teaching in the classroom. While I loved practical gift cards, candles, and lotions, I especially loved homemade personalized gifts from my […]

DIY Easter Cross Wreath

DIY Easter Cross Wreath

Easter is one my favorite holidays because of the fact that it provides everyone with the HOPE we need to continually face each day! That is exactly what my Easter Cross Wreath represents; HOPE!  For me personally it is also a reminder that Jesus’ death paid for my sins; a debt I forever grateful for. […]

DIY Drink Coasters

DIY Drink Coasters; a custom gift

Babysitters, co-workers, neighbors, friends, family; here is a gift idea that is PERFECT for everyone and easy to make and personalize! DIY Drink Coasters make a special gift for just about anyone this Holiday season and are a perfect project to include your children on helping you make them! I could spend hours day-dreaming in […]

Easy Magnetic Advent Calendar

easy Magnetic Advent Calendar

This year I wanted to create an Advent Calendar that we can use year after year, and is adaptable to our children’s ages. I found this fantastic idea for a Magnetic Advent Calendar from Davet Designs and absolutely fell in love with it! It is a fantastic Advent Calendar for many reasons: the materials are easy […]