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40 Easy Weeknight Meals

One to pin! A collection of 40 Easy Weeknight Meals.

40 Easy Weeknight Meals Grilled Jambalaya from Tabler Party of Five Super Easy Italian Sandwiches from This Mama Loves Easy Three Cheese Tortellini from New South Charm Skinny Lasagna Rolls from Tabler Party of Five One Skillet Pizza Pasta from About a Mom No Sauce Caprese Spaghetti from Spaceships and Laser Beams Crockpot French Onion Soup from Midwest Modern Momma How To Cook a Whole Chicken in the Crock Pot … [Read more...]

PP: Unique Junktique


PP: Unique Junktique Hi there! Malia here from Yesterday on Tuesday. Every week I join my friends Michele, Bev and Kara to host the Pinterest Party where we feature one pinner and their Pinterest Boards. Can you believe we have 2240 pinners who have linked up for our Pinterest Party? Pretty cool!  This week I'd like to shine the spotlight on one of our newer linkers.... it's Brenda from Unique Junktique! Brenda has … [Read more...]

DIY Five Spice Blend

How to make your own Five Spice Blend, a staple of Chinese cuisine! Plus an amazing mason jar hack, how to get a "free" lid and printable labels.

DIY Five Spice Blend Have you ever used Five Spice Blend also known as Five Spice Powder in your cooking? If you like making Chinese cuisine, there's a good chance you have! I've seen Five Spice Blend listed as an ingredient in everything from Chinese Chicken Salad, to duck and pork dishes... even cookies. It's a very versatile blend with a distinctive flavor that adds a lot to any dish. You can buy this blend at some … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} #132


Project Inspire{d} #132 Hi, I hope you had a terrific weekend! Thank you for joining me, Cupcakes and Crinoline, The Silly Pearl and An Extraordinary Day for this week's Project Inspire{d}. Here's what I've been up to: Mason Jar Pineapple & Printable Tags 14 Fabulous Back to School Ideas (Project Inspire{d} Features) Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe Now we want to see what you've been working on! Party … [Read more...]

3 Fall Mason Jar Candle Ideas

How to style mason jar candle holders three fun and different ways for fall! A quick and easy way to change up your fall decor.

3 Fall Mason Jar Candle Ideas Fall is just around the corner and that means fall decorating! Transform plain mason jars into candles and use different fillers to change the look.  Supplies: Mason Jars,  ribbon {mine is from Michaels}, Tea Light Inserts from TransforMASON, decorative filler, leaves, pinecones and hot glue. First attach ribbon around the rim of the jars with hot glue and put the candles and tea light … [Read more...]

Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe

Upgrade plain rice with this delicious Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe... it's delicious!

Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe You know those nights where you want to serve the family a delicious side dish-- but you don't have a ton of extra time to spend making it? That's the night you take plain rice and give it some delicious flavor. Supplies: Rice, juice from two limes, canola oil, cilantro and salt. First: Make a pot of rice (6 cups) in your rice cooker or make some instant rice on the stovetop. I love when … [Read more...]

14 Fabulous Back to School Ideas

14 Fabulous Back-To-School ideas, tons of fun projects for school

14 Fabulous Back to School Ideas DIY Homework Caddy by Domestically Speaking via My Creative Scoop Free Printable Teacher Surveys by I Should be Mopping the Floor Easy Teacher Gift by C.R.A.F.T. a b c - 1 2 3 Ruler Cookies by Adventures of Country Divas Teacher Survival Kit by Growing Up Gabel Back-to-School Backpack Tag by Kids Activities Blog Homework Caddy by The CSI Project Positive Pencil Pretzels by … [Read more...]

PP: Leroy Lime

Outdoor Bed

Happy Friday Pinterest Friends! This week your PFF hosts (Bev from Flamingo Toes, Michele at The Scrap Shoppe, Malia from Yesterday on Tuesday, and Kara from Mine for the Making) are featuring Dawn from Leroy Lime! Dawn has 9.9K pins and 116 {Alphabetized!!} Boards so let's dive in! We're heading into the holiday season and you know what that means - decorations!! Check out Dawn's Wreath Board for tons of … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Encourage Your Kids to Get Filthy

Kids get filthy but Maytag's dependable washer and dryer units can handle dirt and messes. #MyFilthiestPlay #spon

5 Ways to Encourage Your Kids to Get Filthy (and Why it's Not a Problem) This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Maytag for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Schedule  If you have kids like me, I'd bet you're no stranger to filth! You know-- dirt, muck, grime, sludge, slime and ooze? It's sort of part of the package when you have kiddos. My son likes playing sports and getting filthy is just part of the … [Read more...]

Mason Jar Pineapple

Transform a plain mason jar into a fun pineapple candy jar, plus free printable tags. Perfect back to school teacher's gift.

Mason Jar Pineapple and Tags Pineapples make me smile. I'm not sure if it's because I'm Hawaiian and pineapples remind me of that tropical paradise or because I love to eat them! In any case, pineapples are HOT right now and with school starting up, I thought a fun teacher gift was in order. Basic Supplies: Pint sized mason jar, Plutonium spray paint in Limon Cillo, DecoColor Oil Based Paint Pen (fine tip) in black … [Read more...]