25 Amazing Cookie Swap Recipes

Cookie Swap Recipes

Hey y’all! I am so excited to share some incredible recipes with you today!We have a few parties and family gatherings coming up, and these delish recipes would be awesome to have.  We are sharing over 25 Amazing Cookie Swap Recipes with you! Just those pictures make me hungry!

20+ Spring Salad Recipes


Can you feel it yet? Try really hard….it is Spring and it is coming! It may still be snowing, and we may still be bundling up, but it is on it’s way! Can you tell I am wishin’ and hopin’, hopin’ and wishin’ ?  A girl can dream, right? Well, this girl is more than ready for spring, and the yummy lighter foods that come

20+ New Year’s Eve Ideas and Inspiration… Favors, Recipes, and Printables


Well folks, the end of another year is upon us! We have had a wonderful time this year sharing our projects, ideas, and inspiration with ya’ll.  We have the best readers! We wish each of you a Happy New Year and decided to provide you with 20+ New Year’s Eve Ideas and Inspiration to help you celebrate ringing in a new year! We have included

30 Slow Cooker Recipes…Dinner Ideas for Busy Families


So, tell me friends…does the fall and back to school seem oh so hectic? Well, for our family it does too. We have 2 kids, in 2 different schools, involved in very different activities. That means getting a little creative with our family meals. We love cooking with our slow cooker during the fall and winter months to help ease that last minute … “what’s

10 Papel Picado Projects: Cinco De Mayo Decor

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Hey Y’all! Cinco De Mayo is just a few days away and I thought I’d share some of my favorite papel picado projects and decorations! If you aren’t familiar with papel picado, it technically means “perforated paper”.  It is a Mexican folk art where they chisel  shapes into brightly colored tissue paper and is used for celebrations everywhere, including Cinco de Mayo!  You may have

Lovely Lampshades … Hometalk Style

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Trish and I have a confession… we are a wee bit obsessed with Hometalk. Have you heard of Hometalk? Well it is a fabulous source of inspiration for your home…both inside and out. On the Hometalk site you can ask questions, post photos of your projects, search for answers, and get inspired! It is a community made up of homeowners,professionals,bloggers, and individuals. There is a

10 Ideas for Tshirts


How many of you out there have tshirts that you have outgrown or saved forever that you just can’t part with? Go ahead….raise that hand! Well, at our house we have LOTS of them. Or… Do you want to dress up a simple tshirt or simply refashion it? Well, you are in luck! Today I am going to give you some ideas on what to

All Wrapped Up… March DIY Projects

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Do you ever feel like time just gets away from you? We sure do, March is in the books and we are already a week into April. Before we know it..summer will be here. Trish and I truly love creating all the things you guys see here on Uncommon Designs. March was no exception. We know it is easy to miss some DIY projects, so

Valentines Ideas { Share the Love Series }


Hey y’all! I hope that you are having a wonderful weekend so far!  We had the opportunity  to be a part of the Share the Love series over a C.R.A.F.T. a couple of weeks ago and we just had to show you all of the fun Valentines ideas that were featured! There are some amazing printables, cute crafts, and yummy treats for you to enjoy.

Mason Jar Ideas for Valentine’s Day

valentine mason jar

Mason Jar Ideas for Valentine’s Day appeared first on Uncommon Designs.  I hope that you guys and gals have had a wonderful week so far!  We had such a great response to our Mason Jar Ideas post, we thought you might want to see a fun Valentine collection! You are going to love these projects… Simply Kierste designed the cutest layered candy mason jars.  I