Here we are... on the brink of a New Year.  Are you ready?  There's something about the fresh start we feel as we clean up from Christmas and prepare for the turn of the calendar. Lots of resolutions are being made... shed a few pounds, work on fitness, set goals and priorities for ourselves personally and at work, and getting organized.  If you could use a few terrific organizational ideas... you are in for a treat!  This week's Project Inspire{d} had several organizing ideas that you'll want to check out!   With these helpful ideas, you'll be able to address a few areas and feel good about … [Read more...]

  Hello, friends!  Thanks for coming by! A belated Happy Canada Day to my friends north of the border and Happy Independence Day to my fellow Americans! We took a little vacation at the end of the week to host some friends to our beautiful sunny shores.  It was an amazing and very busy time.  There isn't much better than spending time with people you love who live so far away. Are you hosting family or friends this holiday? I love it when friends put in a request for one of their favorite foods.  It's so fun to cook for people who want to enjoy my cooking. Today's features include 12 delicious recipes … [Read more...]

  Hello friends!  Thanks for coming by! We had an amazing weekend and lots of sunshine!  YAY! And I want to wish a Happy Belated Mother's Day to all you wonderful MOMS! Here's a brief glimpse of some of the awesomeness from last week's link party that caught my eye: Check out these extraordinary blogs and get some.... Outstanding Outdoor Living Ideas for Your Home   DIY Planter Box with Wheels by I Should Be Mopping the Floor Easy Homemade Arch Trellis by Get Busy Gardening French Courtyard on a Backyard Deck by Old Things New Beach Chair Redo by Crafts a la Mode How to Make an Upcycled … [Read more...]

This week our Project Inspire{d} team put together a delicious mix of treats... perfect for a Halloween party. Come on along and Get your "pinning finger" ready for these all Great Ideas...   16 Fun and Fabulous Food Ideas for Halloween Monster Brownies from Kleinworth & Co. Easy Graveyard Pudding Cups by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom Mini Halloween Pumpkin Pies by Inspiration for Moms Zombie Eyes Donuts by Julie is Coco and Cocoa Pumpkin Basket Sugar Cookies by Ann's Entitled Life Witches Brew Cocktail by Made with Happy Double Chocolate Candy Corn Cookies by Delightful E … [Read more...]

It's hard to believe... but my Facebook feed was filled this week with first day of school photos. Where has the summer gone? You're going to love these treats, printables, and teacher gifts! Perfect for making those first days of school fabulous! Get your "pinning finger" ready for these Great Ideas...   14 Fabulous Back to School Ideas   DIY Homework Caddy by Domestically Speaking via My Creative Scoop Free Printable Teacher Surveys by I Should be Mopping the Floor Easy Teacher Gift by C.R.A.F.T. a b c - 1 2 3 Ruler Cookies by Adventures of Country Divas Teacher Survival Kit by … [Read more...]

Extraordinary Inspiration for Your Weekend No. 6   Here, in my neck of the woods, we just finished enjoying fresh picked local strawberries and now it's blueberry season. The one thing I love about living in the fruit belt is....drum roll please....the fruit!  Everything is so fresh and delicious. That made it really easy for me to choose these extraordinary fruity summer treats you all linked up this week.  Yumm!      Check out the features...Left to Right...Top to Bottom. Tarte Tatin by Army Wife to Suburban Life Guest on Homework Red, White, & Blue Pancakes by … [Read more...]