25 Recipes and Home Remedies Using Essential Oils


I hope this past week has been treating you all well!  We are looking forward to a little family getaway soon so we have been trying to get as much done as we can before we take off. While packing for five can be a little crazy (understatement!!) there are a few things we never leave … [Read more...]

Stash Buster Spring Baskets |Spring Craft Ideas


Hi everyone, happy spring from Cindy at Little Miss Celebration!  If you craft a little, a whole lot or somewhere in the middle, chances are pretty good you have some kind of craft stash. You know, all those little treasures left over from projects that add up in a hurry?  These Stash … [Read more...]

Homemade Lotion Bars with “Joy” Essential Oil & An Oily Giveaway!


When you think of the word "Joy" what image does it bring to mind?   For me I think of the way my son's faces light up on Christmas morning or the look on a loved one's face as they first see their family member come into view at the airport after they've been gone serving overseas for … [Read more...]

Six Tips For Accessorizing A Tabletop

Six Tips For Accessorizing A Tabletop - use pieces you already have to create a visually inspiring area!

Greetings, friends! It's Amy, from Ms. Toody Goo Shoes, back for another Home and Garden post! It's snowing yet again as I write this, but I'm happy to say that we finally got a break from single-digit temperatures. I'm chomping at the bit to do a post about something springy, but for now, we'll … [Read more...]

Lucky Green Painted Jars | St. Patrick’s Day Crafts

St. Patrick's Day Crafts - Lucky Green Painted Jars

Hi everyone it’s me, Cindy, from Little Miss Celebration.  Are you looking forward to spring as much as I am? It’s been a brutal winter for so many of us and I’ll bet we’re all looking forward to sunshine, green and flowers! Some Lucky Green Painted Jars will brighten things up for St. … [Read more...]

100+ Ideas For Spring | All Things Creative – Spring Edition 2

100+ Ideas For Spring

One of my favorite monthly posts is our All Things Creative series.  Our team has been hard at work as you will see with this month's 100+ Ideas for Spring! I hope you are ready to get inspired - these posts make me ready for flowers, front porches, lemony desserts and warmer days … [Read more...]

Skincare Super Heroes | My Newest Addiction


Hi! My name is Laura and I blog over at My Newest Addiction. I cover anything from the perfect smoothie to the best eyeshadow palettes but here on ALittleClaireification I talk all about beauty products and trends. Today I wanted to switch gears and discuss my Skincare Super Heroes. There are … [Read more...]

DIY “Don’t Change A Thing” Printable Valentine Treat Bag Toppers


"Don't Change A Thing" Printable Valentine Treat Bag Toppers  - Valentine's made easy:  I am really excited to launch our Glue Gun Wars series today starting with "Challenge Glitter", and I'm going to tell you all about it below because YOUR project could win a prize with the … [Read more...]

Twenty-Five Valentine’s Day Treat Ideas

Valentine's Day Treats  - 25 Delicious Ideas

After all of the Christmas decor is finally put away and actually makes it way back into the garage in a somewhat organized fashion, I will admit that we don't really decorate too much for Valentine's Day around here.   Well, I did make a Valentine's Wreath last year (that was almost a crafty … [Read more...]

5 Good Things | A Daily Exercise In Positive Thinking

Good Things PM FINAL

Our "Littlest" just turned eight last week. Recently when he came home from school I asked about his day as always and he said that his best friend decided that she didn't want to be friends anymore and she had informed him that she now had a "new" best friend. I asked him to tell me … [Read more...]

DIY Valentine Chalkboard Message Box | Little Miss Celebration

DIY Valentine Chalkboard Box

Get the family together for a little crafting with love! Give paper mache boxes a few coats of chalkboard paint, add some fun trims and set out the chalk. Everyone can make their own special Valentine Chalkboard Message Box and they are perfect for packaging a handmade gift, store treasures … [Read more...]

100+ Valentine’s Day Ideas | All Things Creative

100 Valentines Ideas - All Things Creative

With a little help from Cupid, the All Things Creative team has put together an amazing list this month for our second annual Valentine's edition! 100+ Valentine's Day Ideas including crafts, recipes, DIY projects, chocolate and more. We can all use a little inspiration so grab a cup of coffee, … [Read more...]

Easy Strawberry Chocolate Cake Cookies | Valentine’s Treat Ideas

Strawberry Chocolate Cake Cookies - Easy To Make and a perfect Valentines Day treat - pm2

I don't know about you but I am really happy it's Friday!  January has been a crazy busy month so far and I am ready for the weekend and looking forward to enjoying a little fun time with my boys. I didn't really have much time to write or make anything this past week but these Strawberry … [Read more...]

Date Night Beauty Essentials | My Newest Addiction


Hi everyone!  It's me, Laura from My Newest Addiction back with another monthly Beauty post for you all. Since Valentine's Day is around the corner I wanted to bring you a Date Night Beauty Essentials round up.  Let's start with the lips. I feel like it is super … [Read more...]

Red Pepper, Bacon and Onion Tart | A Valentine’s Day Recipe Idea

Roasted Red Pepper and Bacon Tart - A Perfect Valentines Day Recipe

Looking for a little something special to make for someone you love?  I am bringing back this delicious Red Pepper, Bacon & Onion Tart from the archives - two year old pictures and all - since many of you might have missed it.   It is a perfect "breakfast in bed" idea for … [Read more...]