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Author Archive | Beth

The Amazing Kid Car Wash!

How to make a kid car wash. I am a total sucker for backyard birthday parties. So when it was time to plan my daughter’s third birthday, I headed to Pinterest to browse, pin and plan the best we-don’t-have-a-pool-but-we-can-still-have-fun-with-water birthday party ever! As I searched various birthday related pins, I came across two for a […]

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Summer Decorating

Now that the heat is upon us, it’s time to bring summer indoors. We break out the toys that have been stored away while the weather was too pretty not to be playing outside. The fort sheets go up and we sneak out to the shaded patio under the fan only to enjoy a popsicle. […]

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Mommy SOS | Ms. Manners

Dear Mommas, My almost three year old has decided she is now “shy” and won’t speak to people. I’m not asking her to have a conversation, but I am trying very hard to teach her nice manners. Hello, goodbye, thank you, you’re welcome, I’m 2 years old, etc. However, instead of answering when someone says […]

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DIY Cake Stands

I have a slight obsession with cake stands. I love their elegant look. I love the height they create in a table-scape. So naturally when I came across do it yourself instructions to make cake stands out of candle sticks and plates, I rushed out to snatch up supplies! Bonus? This might be one of […]

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

There is something incredibly therapeutic about digging, sowing, planting, watering and fertilizing. Getting your hands dirty, the scent of wet earth and the satisfaction that your hard work has paid off in the form of green plants, beautiful flowers and healthy fruits. Now that my daughter is old enough to wield a trow of her own, we have started […]

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Happy Closet, Happy Momma

I always loved watching when Oprah would give tours of her home and office. Colin Cowie would be walking with her and pointing out how her closet was not only organized, but beautiful. Every nook and cranny of her house was gorgeous and cleverly and meticulously neat. Obviously Oprah has a few (read: many) helpers […]

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