Lemon Raspberry Cheesecake Bars | A New Adventure

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Well I am headed to yet another conference this morning - this one is the Haven Conference in Atlanta.  So much to learn, old friends to hug and new friends to meet.  I can't wait!   And, in a round about way, that brings us to these delicious Lemon Raspberry Cheesecake … [Read more...]

DIY Starfish Wreath and Our Fabulous New Green Front Door

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There is nothing quite like the sound of the waves lapping up onto the beach, is there?  If I could just bottle that sound and listen to it all Summer long I would.   While we may live in Florida the reality is we can't just drop everything and stay at the beach all Summer long so I … [Read more...]

DIY Dollar Store Holiday Candles | Christmas In July

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We are getting into the "dog days of Summer".  It's in the upper 90s most days here and all I want to do is get in the pool BUT... I still have to think ahead.   Sometimes the best time to buy something is off season and when I saw these little flower pots at the dollar store I was pretty … [Read more...]

Christmas In July $500 Paypal Cash Giveaway

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I trust you ALL had a safe 4th of July and today we are switching gears.  It's the "halfway point" in the year and that calls for a little celebration too, right?  Like a big giveaway maybe? If I mention Christmas I am sure you may think "whaa?" but it's that time.  Time for … [Read more...]

Baked Yellow Squash Rounds | Best Of The Weekend Party

Baked Yellow Squash Rounds

Happy Fourth Of July!!  Not only are we ready to party but...  I also have a super secret sneak peek just for YOU, my favorite party goers, that the rest of the world will not see until after midnight tonight.   That kind of makes you a VIP, doesn't it?  Well we knew … [Read more...]

Crockpot Toffee Pecan Apple Crisp | Slow Cooker Desserts

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Hi friends!  It feels like Friday since tomorrow is a holiday.  Any big plans for the 4th of July?   Whether you are headed out to a party or maybe just entertaining at home there is one thing that you can count on.  People want to know "what's for dessert??".  If you want … [Read more...]

DIY Embellished Summer Flip Flops | Easy Summer Crafts

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Sometimes I get an idea and it's not necessarily a new one but, hey.  It's new to me.  We can't all try everything at the same time, right? As you can imagine I spend a LOT of time scouring Pinterest and the internet to find easy and budget friendly ideas to make and these Embellished … [Read more...]

Strawberry Shortcake Cake & More | Best Of The Weekend Party

Strawberry Shortcake Cake Recipe

Happy Friday! As always, we are so happy you are here and excited to get this party going!  This past week has been PACKED with activity as the boys are in and out of Summer camps and we shuffle every day.  I've been busy here too and in case you missed it: Make sure you enter this … [Read more...]

DIY 4th Of July Tie Dye Tea Towels

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Guess what I did??  I learned how to do something new and now NO piece of white fabric in my house is safe this Summer.  T-shirts and pillowcases are hiding as I type this.  The cat is a little afraid too... You're so smart - you guessed it.  I tried Tie Dye for my First. … [Read more...]

DIY July 4th Flower Favors | Welcome Little Miss Celebration

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Happy Wednesday!  I have a big announcement today that I am so excited to share with you all.  As A Little Claireification continues to grow, thanks to all of you lovelies, it's important to me to continue bringing you as many "bright ideas on a budget" as possible every month.   I … [Read more...]

All Things Creative: The Patriotic Edition | Red, White & Boom!

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As we celebrated the official arrival of Summer this past weekend I was sitting out back and could almost taste the delicious smells that were wafting in from the grills around the neighborhood.  There is nothing like it! It's the last Tuesday of the month (can you believe it?) and of course … [Read more...]

Easy Vietnamese Style Iced Coffee

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"Summertime, and the livin' is easy... "   I love that song, but Summertime is not always "easy" around here.  If any of you are familiar with what I like to call the "Summer Scramble" raise your hand.   While there are certainly relaxing days, some weeks it seems like a shuffle … [Read more...]

Welcome To Summer | $400 Visa Gift Card Giveaway

400 Visa Gift Card Giveaway

It's officially here - Happy First Day Of Summer!! It's been hot for a while here in Florida but I think today deserves to be celebrated just a little bit so how does a $400 Visa Gift Card sound? I didn't think you'd mind a chance to win that!   I've teamed up with Inspiration For … [Read more...]

Patriotic Recipes & Crafts | Best Of The Weekend Party

Fabulous 4th Of July Recipes & Crafts

Welcome to the party, my friends!  We are just so stinkin' happy you're here and also that it's FRIDAY!!  YOUR fabulous links are featured across all FIVE of our blogs and your party hosts are: Cindy at Little Miss Celebration, Deb at Cooking On the Front Burner, Lisa at Cooking … [Read more...]

DIY 4th Of July Sun Hat | Dollar Store Crafts

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I am well aware that this might be the post that does it.  The post where you say "Ok, Claire has gotten too much sun" or "Oh, bless her sweet little heart". So... in light of this 4th Of July Sun Hat project, let's back up for a minute to the Kentucky Derby.  Did you watch the … [Read more...]