Quick and Easy One Hour Picnic Quilt

Make a Quick and Easy One Hour Picnic Quilt #OneCraftySummer

It is officially Summer and time for another post in our One Crafty Summer Series!  Today we have the super sweet and talented Sara from Major Hoff Takes a Wife and she is sharing how to make a quick and easy one hour picnic quilt.  Take it away Sara...  I'm so excited to be sharing today's craft … {...Click Here to Read More...}

12 Patriotic Ideas for the Fourth of July | Monday Funday


Hello Friends! Welcome to Summer! Yep...hard to believe it did not officially start til yesterday. We have been HOT HOT HOT for a month! Trish and I have been up to our ears in VBS the last couple of weeks. Such a busy but fun time! Here on the blog we are thrilled to be hosting our One Crafty … {...Click Here to Read More...}

The Best and Easiest Peach Cobbler Recipe Ever

Peach Cobbler Uncommon 2012

Ah....summertime in the South! For us that means a lot of things, including PEACH season!! Today I am going to share one of the absolute best recipes ever with you.... The Best, and Easiest, Peach Cobbler Recipe Ever! This recipe was given to me from a co-worker 15 or so years ago. … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Watermelon Lemon Limeade

Cool off with this Watermelon Lemon-Limeade. Summer's most adored fruits are the star of this delicious drink recipe and you are going to love it!

Cool off with this Watermelon Lemon Limeade.  Summer's most adored fruits are the star of this delicious drink recipe and you are going to love it!   … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Fourth of July Front Porch Ideas


Today, I would like to share with you some patriotic, and fun,  Fourth of July Front Porch Ideas. Red,white, and blue decor is a classic American tradition. We love to mix in some burlap for a rustic touch, but also stick with the classics. Our family always enjoys welcoming guests, and setting an … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Festive and Fun 4th of July Centerpiece

Fun and Festive 4th of July Centerpiece. Perfect for all of your Fourth of July entertaining! www.uncommondesignsonline.com

Hello everyone! I'm Kelly and I blog at Here Comes the Sun. I'm so excited to be participating in the One Crafty Summer Series here at Uncommon Designs. For those of you who don't know me, I love to throw parties. I love everything from the planning to the decorating to the food. But like most … {...Click Here to Read More...}

10 Summer Backyard Party Recipe Ideas and Monday Funday


Hey y'all and a very Happy Father's Day! We hope that you are enjoying this special day with all the dads in your life. This day is not always an easy one for everyone and we understand that, as we miss Trish's daddy especially this time of the year. Enjoy your special day all you dads out … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Quick and Easy Striped Workbench


I am proud to be a 3M- sponsored blogger, and, as part of my responsibilities, I get the opportunity to evaluate new products from ScotchBlue™ Painter's Tape. Opinions are my own and additional product used in the project were selected by me. John is so excited about his early Father's Day … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Pool Rules Pillow

Make a fun Pool Rules Pillow for Summer! Dukes and Duchesses via www.uncommondesignsonline.com

I'm Randi from Dukes and Duchesses and I'm so glad to be here sharing this Pool Rules Pillow as part of One Crafty Summer! … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Fourth of July Watercolor Printable

This land is made for you and me... a free Fourth of July Printable www.uncommondesignsonline.com

Happy June! It's Jennifer from Delightfully Noted and I really, really hope everyone's summer is off to a great start. Warm weather, cook outs, beaches--this is always my favorite time of the year! Want to know what else I look forward to? Fourth of July! It will be here before we know it, so this … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Fourth of July Fun and Games Station

Have some fun on the Fourth with this Fourth of July Fun and Games Station! www.uncommondesignsonline.com #ultimateredwhiteandblue

Welcome to the Ultimate Red, White, and Blue Round-Up!  We have teamed up with over 100 bloggers to bring you everything Red, White, and Blue that you can imagine... including our Fourth of July Fun and Games Station! … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Our Covered Porch and an Arctic Cove Review


This was the year, you know the one....where everything starts to break in your house and everything needs to be painted...yep...this was the year. We have been in our home almost 10 years and we have enjoyed our time here, and our children have grown up here. One of the best things we did when … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Backyard Games for the Family

Backyard Fun and Games for the Family via www.uncommondesignsonline.com

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine.   Summer is the absolute best time for time spent outdoors with those special people in your life.  We love getting together for fun times and we are sharing some backyard games for the family! … {...Click Here to Read More...}

10 Amazing DIY Ideas and the Monday Funday Party {72}


Hey Y'all! Anyone out there feeling the love of school being out for summer! Can I say how incredible it was this weekend to not have to ask... "Have you done all your homework for Monday?"  Such a great feeling! Last week was a busy one here at Uncommon Designs. Did you miss anything? We shared … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Wooden Bottle Caddy and Free Fathers Day Printable Tags

Fabulous Father's Day Gift Idea... a Wooden Bottle Caddy with free Printable "My Dad Rocks" tags! www.uncommondesignsonline.com

 This post is written on behalf of DecoArt, but all opinions are my own.  Are you like me... do you forget every year how insanely busy the end of school can be?  I don't know how I do it, but I forget every last time. However,  we survived it.... just barely!   If you are like me and are worn out … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Fresh Summer Corn Dip

Fresh Summer Corn Dip... perfect for every summer get together! www.uncommondesignsonline.com #dips #corn

Roasted sweet corn is the star of this creamy dip, with bright pops of flavor and color from juicy tomatoes and ribbons of basil. Served with salty corn chips, Fresh Summer Corn Dip is the perfect summertime appetizer! … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Host an Amazing Fourth of July Party

Host an amazing Fourth of July Party this year! Decor, fun games, and more! www.uncommondesignsonline.com #julyFourth #FourthofJuly #Patriotic

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine.   Do you enjoy getting together to celebrate Independence Day?  Our family sure does and we are going to share the most amazing  Fourth of July Party with you today... … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Beach Themed Summer Tablescape


Hey Y'all! Welcome to Uncommon Designs! If you are popping in from Better Homes and Gardens, we are excited to have you check us out! Our Beach Themed Summer Tablescape is one of our favorites... We sure do hope ya'll will cast a little vote for it the week of June 30th!   Living here in South … {...Click Here to Read More...}

10 Outdoor Living Ideas and Monday Funday {71}


 It is Sunday night, and that means it is time to party at Monday Funday! We are so happy to have you join us! If you are new to Uncommon Designs and are thinking... "What in the world is the Monday Funday Party?" ...well, let me explain. The Monday Funday Party is a weekly party we host with 7 … {...Click Here to Read More...}