DIY Wood Stain: An Experiment

I’ve been wanting to create some new wood shelves for my bathroom. After going to Home Depot and looking at all the stains, I couldn’t find on that I loved. I found a couple that I really liked, but they were expensive.

A quick Google search shows me I could make the stain myself. I figured it was worth a shot to make a ‘free’ stain rather than spend money on one I may not like.

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Guest Post

The Traveling Tooth Fairy – Passport 4 Change

“The more you experience in life, the more you have to offer others”-Sara Blakley

I’m a Flight Attendant and my husband is a commercial airline Pilot and we have traveled to more than 60 different countries. Travel is so important to us for so many reasons. I love to get out of my comfort zone and exploring different cultures.

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DIY, Printable

Open When Letter Ideas for Men

Ever since posting the Open When Letters I sent my sister I’ve been getting a lot of emails asking about what to do for Open When Letters for husbands and boyfriends. Since this seems to be a common need among my readers, I thought I’d ask my husband for some help and give you some of our ideas. Below you will find the best Open When Letter Ideas for men.

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Photo Sessions

Christmas Mini Family Shoot

Can you believe Christmas is right around the corner?! I feel like 2018 just flew by. Have you taken any family photos this year? If not, Fall is the perfect time of year to get photos taken! I like to pick a certain time of the year to get our family photos taken. That way I’ll remember every year to get them done. Fall is a great time because it’s nice to slow down as a family and do something that doesn’t have much pressure. The colors are beautiful, since it’s getting dark earlier the light is perfect before bedtime, and you’ll have something to put in your Christmas cards! (or just post on your Facebook).

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Client Tips, Guest Post, Parenting Tips

Survive Your Summer Party with these Tips by Sprinkles & Confetti (

As the summer days and nights quickly come and go, make sure you take a moment to enjoy the sunshine, backyard BBQ, picnics, and outdoor celebrations with these helpful party tips from Sprinkles & Confetti.

Whether you’re gearing up to celebrate a summer birthday or sitting guests down for a special bridal or baby shower, there are a few things we recommend to survive any kind of summer party!

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About Me, DIY

DIY Small Closet Organization

I don’t know about you, but where I’m from we have the smallest closets! I’ve never understood this. We live in Los Angeles, so we don’t have basements, there’s no cellar. We have garages and closets. That’s it. That’s all the storage space. So over the years of moving from house to house, I’ve learned a couple of tricks. Here are my favorite tips for DIY Small Closet Organization:

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About Me, Parenting Tips

What I’ve Learned about Life with a Newborn and Toddler

life with a newborn and toddler

Wow! The past few months have been a whirlwind! Thankfully, I did tons of prep work before Little Miss was born and the business has pretty much kept itself running. Sorry I haven’t been able to drop in and update you on our new life yet, but here’s a brief taste of what life has been like with a newborn and toddler over the past few months.

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