Organized, Committed and Fully Present

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Yes… I know that it is already January 5th and I am just now getting ready to get organized… you did read that right.  I am not organized yet, but I have a plan and a little fire in me and that is pretty much all this girl needs to get the year off to a great start. 2017 Word of the Year This is

Happy New Year Printable Tags

Free Printable New Years Gift Tags. Welcome the new year with this great gift attached to a pineapple! See more at http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com/

Happy New Year Printable Gift Tags are perfect for this holiday season! It is that time of year again folks.  I have to admit… the excitement of a new year on the horizon makes me giddy. Nothing really changes, but expectations seem to loom on the horizon and some are daunting to me at times.  Losing weight, less eating out, more family time, less tv….

Happy New Year Free Printable Banner

Ring in the new year with this simple Happy New Year free printable banner. It will match any decor and it is so easy to print and hang! See it at http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com #NewYearsEve #Free Printables

I really can’t believe that this year is almost over. Just a few more days and we will be in 2017 and another year will be in the books.  Today I am sharing a free printable banner for you to use in your home or for a New Year’s Eve party and I’m also sharing what this year has meant for me and this little

Easy and Delicious Leftover Ham Recipes

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This post was sponsored by Smithfield Brand, but all creations and thoughts are 100% my own! Do you guys serve ham at your family gatherings over the holidays?  I think we can all agree that a delicious ham is usually the star of our Christmas tables and is served at so many homes. It is so simple to make, just pop it in the oven

How to Decorate a Christmas Porch

How to Decorate the Christmas Porch of Your Dreams. Tips for making your porch beautiful and cohesive. See it all on http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com/ #Christmas #FrontPorch #ChristmasPorch

I can finally say it… “It is the Most Wonderful Time of the Year”! As I write this post, my house is all decorated, the gifts are purchased and mostly wrapped and I finally have a beautiful Christmas porch that reflects everything I love about the holidays. I am now in the car on my way to spend time with family and enjoy every moment

A Decadent Chocolate Bar

How to Create An Elegant Chocolate Bar for Entertaining, No Baking Required! http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com/ #Chocoalte #Entertaining #DessertBar

This post was sponsored by Martha Stewart Living.  All opinions are 100% my own. What does one do when sent a plethora of divine Swiss chocolate from Chocolat Frey?  Make a chocolate bar, of course! Today I am sharing how you can put together a chocolate bar in less than 30 minutes and you will be armed with all you need for a dessert bar this

Simple and Elegant Holiday Appetizer Board

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 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BoursinCheese #CollectiveBias Do you entertain a good bit during the holidays?  We do and today I am going to share one of my go-to entertaining tricks… a beautiful appetizer board.  A few years back, I invested in a large beautiful cutting board and I have used it countless

Spaghetti with Brussels Sprouts

One Pot Spaghetti with Brussels Sprouts Recipe... perfect for busy families and great for weeknight meals and for busy families. See the full recipe at http://uncommondesignsonline.com/ #BrusselsSprouts #WeeknightMeals #EasyDinners

Sponsored by Martha Stewart Living and Barilla® Today I am going to be sharing a super simple, but very delicious recipe for spaghetti with brussels sprouts. Y’all are going to love it, I just know it.  You know I only share recipes that are easy to make and those that  everyone will eat, including picky kids! I love magazines and I can’t help but adore

Holiday Brunch Bacon Bar

Throw a fun holiday brunch with a themed bacon bar. It is so much fun and who doesn't love bacon? You can also enter to win bacon for a year!

Calling all bacon lovers. Host a holiday brunch featuring a bacon bar! I love bacon… like LOVE bacon. When I heard about Smithfield’s Bacon Bar, I totally was on board to work with them to share this fabulous idea. I’ve done all sorts of parties, but I thought a bacon bar would be the perfect idea for a holiday brunch! It doesn’t take much to

Decorating for the Senses and a Cause with Thymes

This year decorate and give with a purpose with Thymes candles and their Buy One. Plant One. Campaign #ad #BestGiftEver #BuyOnePlantOne #FrasierFir #DiscoverThymes #SmellsLikeChristmas

The holiday festivities had begun and this year I’m decorating for the senses and a for a cause with Thymes. Can I tell you that I feel more in the spirit than ever? I love to decorate for the holidays, but I firmly believe that the environment that we create for the holidays involves all five senses and a purpose.  Here is a confession… I’ve

Elfing Your Neighbor A New Tradition

Enjoy this fun new tradition at work or in your neighborhood. Elfing your Neighbor is so much fun to do and we are sharing inspiring ideas and Free Printables! Find more at http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com #Christmas #HolidayTraditions #FamilyFun

Elfing your Neighbor has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MerryAndBright #CollectiveBias Elfing Your Neighbor is a blast! I love this wonderful season of gifting, but I love a gift that includes a little extra added fun.  You’ve seen that we love to “Boo your Neighbor“, now we are Elfing our neighbor with a little help from American

Easy Holiday Cookies for Santa

Get the kids in on the fun of creating a easy holiday cookies for Santa. Paired with delicious hot chocolate and this adorable downloadable placemat you are ready for Santa in an instant! See more on http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com/ #ChristmasCookies #Christmas #NewforSanta #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #newforsanta #CollectiveBias You are in for a treat today of Easy Holiday Cookies for Santa! You guys know that I love preparing for Santa Clause to come with my girls. There is just something so special about creating something just for Santa to enjoy while he visits  my girls.