Spicy Dill Crackers Recipe

Spicy Dill Crackers are so simple to make and so delicious you will eat them by the handful! | Uncommon Designs

Spicy Dill Crackers AKA Card Crackers When I was little, we would spend most of our holiday breaks at my grandparent’s house in Atlanta, Georgia.  Those are some of my fondest memories.  We would gather with our cousins, aunts, uncles and my grandparents and play cards for hours.  Have you ever played Canasta?  It is so fun!  While we were playing cards we would snack up

Easy and Memorable Kids Holiday Party

Throw the easiest and most memorable kids holiday party... ever! | Uncommon Designs

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #SnackPackMixIns #CollectiveBias Throw the best kids holiday party… ever!  We just had the time of our lives! Yes we did.  I just threw the coolest kids holiday party and we are still smiling!  We recently had a chance to partner with WALMART and the Mondelez International brand and I can’t

Gingerbread Men Decorating

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Gingerbread Men Decorating is Easier than Ever! I’ve been sharing so much this holiday season about my kids and our what we are doing for the holidays.  There is a reason for that… I’m trying to squeeze in every single ounce of fun this Christmas.  Children make this season magical, don’t you think?  

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.