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Make Shoelaces out of Tee Shirts | Spark Your Summer

DIY upcycled teeshirt shoe laces

  Here we are, week six of Spark Your Summer already! Next up is Beckie the creative mind behind Infarrantly Creative with fun upcycle craft: Shoelaces out of Tee Shirt.  How cool is that?  I’m for sure going to do this with my daughters sometime over the summer.  Make sure to head over to Beckie’s blog for lots more  “think-outside-the-box” ideas!! Hello […]

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How to Plank Grill Burgers | Black Pepper Encrusted Provolone Cheeseburger

The Best Plank Grilled burgers. Recipe and video tutorial at

    To me, summer is about long sunny days, icy cold drinks and grilling outside!  I love easy grilling recipes and plank grilling is becoming a favorite way to grill at our house!  Planking is no longer just for fish!  I’m sharing a recipe and video for the BEST Burgers we’ve had in a long […]

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Top 10 Summer DIY Ideas | I’m Lovin It

Top 10 Summer DIY Ideas at #ImLovinIt

  You guys!! We had the BEST time in San Diego and Coronado this past week!!  I can’t wait to share it all with you!!  The weather was beyond perfect and we had a hard time coming back to the hot/humid St. Louis weather. It’s party time again! Every Thursday evening I invite you to come link […]

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Pop Rocks Cape Codder Cocktail |Spark Your Summer

Pop Rock Rimmed Cape Codder Cocktail recipe at

  I just love summer holidays! They are always a great time to get together with friends and family and CELEBRATE! And what’s a holiday celebration without a festive cocktail?!  Today’s Spark Your Summer guest is my sweet friend Kim of Today’s Creative Blog, and Kim is serving up a fun adult beverage with a “POP” […]

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DIY Anchor Canvas Art | Spark Your Summer

DIY Anchor Canvas Art from Kristen Duke Photgraphy. Tutorial at #sparkyoursummer

  Wow week five of Spark Your Summer is here, there have been so many great summer projects shared so far, and today’s guest does not fail!!  Kristen Duke is here with a DIY Anchor Canvas Art she made, reminiscent of a family vacation…….funny enough, we are traveling home from vacation today!  Since my oldest daughter […]

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Gift of Clean {Giveaway}

Get the gift of clean from and Scotch-Brite

  Last month I told you how I received on of the best gifts for Mother’s Day. My family gave me the “Gift Of Clean” and I’m still trying to find out how soon I can get them to do it again!! I have teamed up with the cleaning experts Scotch-Brite™ Brand, who provided me and my […]

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Top 10 Patriotic Projects | I’m Lovin’ It

Top 10 Patriotic Projects at #ImLovinIt

  Welcome to week 213 of I’m Lovin’ It!!  Every Thursday evening I invite you to come link up your best projects, recipes, crafts and more, so that we can all be inspired by your incredible talents! Today my daughters and I headed to San Diego for a little girls vacay! Last summer it was their […]

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Peach Melba Pavlova Recipe | Spark Your Summer

Easy Peach Melba Pavlova from Whipperberry recipe at

oh you guys! I have another fabulous dessert recipe for Spark Your Summer!!  The crazy talented Heather, from Whipperberry is here with a sweet and light dessert is perfect for those warm summer nights, Peach Melba Pavlova!  You wont believe how easy this is to make!  Be sure to check out Whipperberry for all kinds of creative ideas […]

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Blueberry Cobbler Bars | Spark Your Summer

Blueberry Cobbler Bar recipe at

  Can you believe it’s already week four of Spark Your Summer?!  I’m so excited about today’s guest, Gina from Kleinworth & Co.  Gina has been linking up to my weekly I’m Lovin’ It linky party for a long time, and I’ve been a huge fan of her recipes and photography!  Earlier this year we […]

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