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Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July! I love celebrate the 4th and keeping it simple and homemade! Whether it be homemade chocolate chip cookies or an apple pie, you can't go wrong serving your grandma's dessert recipe on the 4th!


Summer Outdoor Living Made Easy

Outdoor living during the summer months is the perfect way to extend your living space and entertain family and friends! It can create a fun and relaxing space that's not only affordable, but welcoming and inviting for all!

- Outdoor lighting provides a creative way to prolong the day and entertain family and friends until late in the evening.

- Affordable seating for your outdoor space allows you to create a "more the merrier" feeling when entertaining. 

- Creative table options and affordable table settings with a summer feel, but the a grab and go versatility allows for a casual and comfortable way to eat al fresco!

- Outdoor decor is a great way to extend your home!  Accent pillows, wall hangings and home decor is made to withstand weather now and are perfect to use outdoors for summer months!

Start Your Engines: 5 Tips for hosting A Winning Race Party Picnic

1. Easy and Affordable Race Party Table Decor
2. Got Milk?!! Kid Friendly Winner's Circle Drink Station
3. Grab & Go Race Inspired Dessert Buffet
4. Winning Meal Ideas for All Ages
5. DYI Tips for a Fun & Family Friendly Race Party Picnic 



Spring It On: Gift Guide: Top Trends for Mother's Day 

- Personalize It! Every mom loves personal gifts so get creative and head to your favorite website to design and order something amazing using your family photos and her monogram!

- Tune It Up! Vinyl is back in! It's time to dust off her favorite LP's in the basement or attic and get her a record player. They come in assorted fun colors like lime green, turquoise and like this Crosley record player in pink! 

- Fashion Sense! Every mom like a little something special they wouldn't normally by themselves! You can't go wrong with one of these spring trends must haves! Cork/Leather handbag is all the rage this summer. Turquoise and gold jewelry is a perfect gift and a must have for summer 2016. Bright tropical colors are in and can be perfect for anything from a blouse to a cosmetic bag! 

Happy Spring!

1. Spring Weekender Must Haves: 
Spring is the perfect time to reinvent yourself with a few affordable items that can make every mom stylish this Spring! Top trends for Spring 2016 are Neon Tote Bags with clever # sayings are all the rage and so fun for a weekend away! Round sunglasses are a must have and top trend! Pick whatever color frames makes you happy- navy, nude, tortoise - you can't go wrong with round sunglasses this Spring! Watches are a hot pick this Spring too! Trendy and cool - a fun watch sets the tone for a what's trending and in this Spring season!

2."Gold Goes Bold" for Spring:
Go Gold or Go Home! You can't go wrong with gold anything this Spring! Gold and bold is the way to go and it's easy and affordable to dress up existing outfits with a chunky gold necklace, gold cuff bracelets or a pair of sandals! Gold clutches and purses are in top trends for 2016 too!

3. Skincare, Makeup & Nail Color Tends for Spring:
One of the easiest and affordable ways to update your look this Spring  you can do while you are at your favorite superstore next time! Grab one of these top trending nail colors, lip colors and skincare items to have an instant mom makeover!