Tulip Festival at Thanksgiving Point {GIVEAWAY}

Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival

Disclaimer: Thanksgiving Point provided SNAP! with the passes offered in the giveaway. All thoughts, opinions and photos of kids rolling down grassy hills are 100% ours. SNAP! Conference 2013 isn't the only thing coming up roses at Thanksgiving Point this week—so is Thanksgiving Point's annual Tulip Festival. First, I have to tell you how much we love Thanksgiving Point. The venue is one of our absolute faves, not only because it's the perfect place to host SNAP! Conference but also because it's a local Utah company, and we love supporting local whenever—and however—we can. Whether … [Read more...]

DIY West Elm Style Bubble Air Plants

West Elm Style Bubble Air Plants

I've started trimming back a lot of my outdoor plants for fall. Though I love this time of year, I do get a little sad clearing out the fading flowers from my deck and getting the planters ready for winter storage. I am especially sensitive because there is a real lack of light, and plants, in my main living space...The situation has helped establish my infatuation with decorating with air plants and succulents. Anyone else have a similar infatuation? I started an air plant style file ages ago. Here are a few favorites... Shane Powers Bubbles via West Elm Cube Aerium via Flora … [Read more...]

Back-to-School Teacher Gift: Chalkboard Mug

A couple of weeks ago, I was able to host a fun group of bloggers at Ikea. Store management challenged each of us to come up with a unique project (there are over 40 awesome Ikea-inspired projects linked up - check them out!). Today I am sharing my project - a back to school teacher gift and a printable. This was such a simple gift to put together, but it's something that can be enjoyed in the classroom both the first day back to school and year round. While at Ikea, I picked up this inexpensive ($3.99) coffee cup and saucer. I didn't know what I was going to do with it, but I knew it had … [Read more...]