Cookies for Santa Free Printable Placemats

This year use this sweet Cookies for Santa Free Printable Placemat. So cute and your kids will love this tradition! | Uncommon Designs

Cookies for Santa have never been more cute! Does your family leave out milk and cookies for Santa on Christmas eve night?  This is one of our very favorite traditions during the holidays.  My girls are always very selective when leaving out said cookies and they are even more interested to see if Santa ate them all. He always does hence the big belly 😉

Easy Holiday Baking with Kids

Holiday baking with the kids has never been easier! Surprise your children with an afternoon baking something easy and delicious. | Uncommon Designs

Holiday baking with kids just got a lot easier… This sponsored conversation is written by me on behalf of General Mills®. The opinions and text are all mine. I’ve given up on a dream guys. That one where the girls and I are  making beautifully hand-rolled cookies that are cut and dressed to perfection. Here is the deal… I actually don’t have the skills, mojo,

Happy New Year Printable


It is almost time to bid farewell to 2014! What a year it has been for our family. Lots of memories and laughs made this past year. It seems like as my children get older, the years speed up and you just want to freeze time. Sniff.Sigh. We like to capture a few memories each year on New Year’s Eve. One year we even made

Thankful Bucket Garland….A Thanksgiving Family Tradition

Thankful Bucket Garland

Fall is a time for slowing down, enjoying incredible weather and time with friends! This year we started a couple of new family traditions.  Today we are going to show you how to create this adorable fall… Thankful Bucket Garland What a perfect way to celebrate the season of fall! Each little bucket can be filled with little notes on what you and your family

Kid’s Table Felt Thanksgiving Placemats


Happy November friends! The weather has turned quite cold on us suddenly here in the south. Bonnie and I are looking forward to all this month has to offer. Thanksgiving is one of our most favorite times of the year.  For us, Thanksgiving is centered around family, especially our children.  Today, we are going to show you how to create these simple  Kid’s Table Felt

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. It was her mother’s and it it simply the best! You know those

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 designing our home was to include a covered back porch.

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!

 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 from all of the

Letter to Santa Free Christmas Printable

Letter to Santa Printable

 ‘Tis time to write that Letter to Santa!  Today I’m swinging by from Delightfully Noted to share this FREE printable Dear Santa Letter… Santa may be busy this time of year but he always has time to read letters from all the boys and girls around the world. I’m hoping he has time to read letters from mommies too, because I sure could use the

Our Family Thanksgiving Traditions #MyKindOfHoliday

Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Hey guys!  I hope that you are doing well and had a wonderful weekend.  Today we are partnering with Target and their #MyKindOfHoliday program to share some of our very favorite Thanksgiving traditions. We are also going to share some of their new products that will help you create beautiful traditions with your family during the holidays. As we approach this very special holiday, it