Author: Robin

Princess Inspired Letters

As a mother of boy, sometimes I am lucky enough to have a friend who shares the fun of throwing a girl birthday party. And when the party’s theme is Disney Princesses?! I’m SO THERE. The inspiration for this party came from a great party blog, Hostess with the Mostess. My friend went to work printing …

Mini Salted Caramel Apple Pies

Yes, it is still in triple digits in AZ, but I’m turning on the oven and making pies anyway!  September=Fall=Apples, right? Mini apple pies, it is!   Mini Apple Pies Instructions & Tip I cannot top the How To pictures from the original poster, Just A Taste.   Check it out, nice and detailed. I should note …

Running Costume: Tangled-Rapunzel

If you are a runner and haven’t tried a RunDisney race, you should.  They aren’t just for the Disney fans out there, it helps but so not necessary.  RunDisney does a great job of choosing courses with lots of entertainment (and really that’s what you need when you are logging all those miles!).  One of the …

Baby’s First Year Album – part 3

Links to previous steps: Step 1: Find 4 pictures; newborn, month 1, month 2, month 3 Step 2: Buy sticker letters & numbers plus find 5 baby pictures for months 4-8   Step 3: Research Zodiac & Chinese year signs plus find 4 baby pictures for months 9-12. A quick web search will find you many …

Minecraft Birthday Party

Do you know what Minecraft is? If so, do you understand its appeal? Frankly, I just roll with it. Long accustomed to my husband and son playing whatever is THE game of the moment, I didn’t think much when the idea of a Minecraft-themed birthday party was thrown out there. I should’ve known better. Very little …

No more kitchen sponge!

Well, ok there is still a kitchen sponge. But I don’t have to see it anymore! Why did we wait so long to install a Kitchen Cabinet Tip Out Tray by the sink? Really the best $15-$20 I’ve spent at hardware store in a long time. If you are like me and like seeing a clutter-free …

Fabric Shoe bags

Why would someone need a fabric bag for their shoes? Well, I’ll tell you. One, my patent leather heels stay unmarked with all the other %#@#%@ I pack and two, my luggage is organized and cute all at the same time. Really, number two is why I started making these bags….and then my sister-in-law needed some. …

Pantry Organization – Labels

Looking for a New Years Resolution I decided there are parts of my house that need organizing. Life is short and I shove things in drawers and behind doors, to be honest. A little organizing never hurt anyone. That is until every January magazine, post, board or pin I read seemed to have a ‘Organize your …