Simple Neighbor Gift for Christmas


I know…we have not even had Thanksgiving yet. BUT for those of us who like to craft and create, we need a bit of a head start on the Christmas season to get all of our gifts and decor done. Our family loves a handmade Christmas and that includes neighbor gifts. My children enjoy helping me put them together and then delivering them on our

Individual Boston Cream Trifles

Individual Boston Cream Trifles. Because no one should have to share a Boston Cream Pie trifle! A Mason Jar Dessert by Uncommon Designs

No one should have to share a Boston Cream trifle… am I right?! Y’all know that I have a thing for desserts…. I LOVE them!  You all also know that I am not a big fan of slaving away in the kitchen.  Today’s treat will delight your taste buds and have you looking very impressive without a ton of time involved. You won’t even have to

The Best Pimiento Cheese Dip Recipe

Easiest ever pimiento cheese recipe. Make as a dip, sandwiches, or top hamburgers. The perfect summer recipe!

Y’all know that I am all about keeping things simple in the kitchen.  This Southern pimiento cheese dip could not get any easier to make. You will find that is your perfect Summer companion for any cook out, covered dish, or outdoor picnic! It also is just perfect for tailgating of any type.

16 Recipes to Try Now | Monday Funday

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Welcome to Uncommon Designs and our weekly Monday Funday Link Party, that we co-host each week with 7 other amazing blogs. This is THE place to stop by each week to see all the best ideas, projects, and recipes from around the blog world. We are thrilled to have you join the fun. If you are new to Uncommon Designs and the Monday Funday party,

12 Spring Drink Recipes


Welcome to the weekly Monday Funday link party friends! This week we are featuring some refeshing,sweet, and tangy spring drink recipes for you to try out during these warmer spring days and evenings! We are always so excited to see all the projects, recipes, and ideas linked up each week. Be sure to scroll on down to check out the links to this week’s drink

12 Yummy Easter Treats

12 Tasty Easter Treats shared on Uncommon Designs

Hi everyone!  We are so excited to have you join us tonight.   Be sure to check out the amazing features of Easter treats this week!  You are going to love them all!  We have also been super busy this week preparing some Easter projects of our own and preparing for Spring Break… let’s see them! Create a fun carrot patch for Easter treats for

14 Sweet Treats | Monday Funday

14 Sweet Treats

Happy Weekend friends! Trish and I are always happy for you to stop by our little spot in the blogworld. Sunday nights are the best! This week on Uncommon Designs, we shared a few fun spring ideas including Trish’s adorable Easter Egg Hunt Party that she coordinated for her neighborhood and all her fabulous tips to put one together! I shared these sweet Bird’s Nest

10 Soup Recipes | Monday Funday


Happy Sunday everyone! We hope that each of you are enjoying a wonderful weekend and staying warm and cozy. We are excited to have you stop by Uncommon Designs for the weekly, 8 blog, Monday Funday link party. Where we feature YOU and your ideas, creations, and creativity! This week, Trish and I shared some pretty fun ideas on the blog, including this one… This

20 Chocolate Treats and Monday Funday

20 Chocolate Treats from Monday Funday!

Happy Sunday Y’all! We are excited to host another Monday Funday Link Party with 8 of our blogging friends. So tell me, what have you been up to this week? As you can tell, if you are a frequent visitor or reader here, that we have been doing a bit of changing things up around here on the blog. It is still a work in

Valentine Party Popcorn

Valentine Party Popcorn recipe by Uncommon Designs

This post was written on behalf of Pop Secret.  All opinions and craftiness are our own!  We did it!  We survived our youngest daughter’s first sleepover over the weekend!  The girls were so sweet and like little miniature teenagers.  Since La La’s birthday is so close to the holiday, we had a Valentine’s Day theme for her slumber party.  We did crafts, played games, danced,