Project Inspire{d} Week #86

Recipes, Costume Tutorials {80+}, Printables and Free Halloween Apps from

Happy Monday, friends, and welcome to this week's Project Inspire{d}.  You all never cease to amaze me with your creativity and I am so thankful that you share it with us!   Over the past week I took part in a Festival of Fall tour and shared a recipe for Apple Pie Sweet Potato Dessert served in individual mason jars ~ this would be great for a buffet and for the upcoming holidays.  I also posted a … [Read more...]

10 Fun Free Halloween Apps and Some Snazzy Free Halloween Printables for Kids

4 Free Halloween Printables from

10 Fun and Free Halloween Apps and 4 Free Halloween Printables for Kids The countdown to Halloween is beginning!  Can you believe it's almost the time of year when everything seems to go by so quickly ~ first Halloween, then Thanksgiving, then Christmas!  I'm already getting antsy and feeling behind.  Thankfully, I already have my youngest son's Halloween Costume Made ~ in case you missed it I made him … [Read more...]

8 Delicious Apple Recipes ~ What a Great Idea!

8 Delicious Apple Recipes

8 Delicious Apple Recipes ~ What a Great Idea! Happy Saturday! Today's features from Project Inspire{d} are all about the apple ~ 8 Apple Delights!  Little Miss Celebration :: Honey Apple Pie Bowls La Mode Simply Suzannes :: Apple Cranberry Brown Sugar Cookies With a Blast :: Toffee Apple Cheesecake Athletic Avocado :: Perfect Fall Breakfast Pumpkin Apple Pie French Toast Upstate Ramblings :: Simple Apple … [Read more...]

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Costume

Homemade Halloween Costume Reese's Peanut Butter Cup #Halloween #Costume from

Me and 80+ blog buddies got together to bring you 80+ DIY Halloween costumes, including MAXWELL’S CHEESEBURGER BABY COSTUME! I'm teaming up with Jamie Dorobek and her handmade Halloween costume site, Really Awesome Costumes to bring y'all tons of easy ideas to craft up DIY Halloween costumes for everyone including your pets, family costumes, and even a trunk or treat idea! IS THIS NOT THE CUTEST CHEESEBURGER YOU’VE … [Read more...]

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Apple Pie Sweet-Potato Dessert in Mason Jars

Apple Pie Sweet-Potato Mason Jars from

Fall is in the air and that means it's time for me to start baking again.  I tend to not bake much in the summer because when I do the whole entire house heats up and then I'm miserable.....I really do not like to be hot.  My kids and husband have been asking when I was going to start doing my 'thang' again {that means cooking and baking} and with the cold snap we've had recently I don't have any excuses not to … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} Week #85

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Happy Monday, friends!  It's time for Project Inspire{d}.  I can hardly wait to see what you have to share.  I'll bet you have lots of Autumn goodies in store for us.    This week at Cupcakes and Crinoline: Tomorrow I'll be sharing a recipe for the Festival of Fall Blog hop and I hope you'll stop back to see involves mason jars and apple pie! Some other fun posts: Distressed … [Read more...]

Seven Lovely Fall Wreaths ~ What a Great Idea!

Seven Lovely Fall Wreaths from Project Inspire{d} ~ What a Great Idea!

It's that time of the week when we share some features from Project Inspire{d} at this weeks's What a Great Idea!  Today, we have Seven Lovely Fall Wreaths and if you've been featured be sure to grab a button below!  Candy Corn Pom Pom Wreaths by Little Miss Celebration Fall Burlap Wreath by Anything and Everything Green Beaded Wreath by Delineate Your Dwelling Mesh Burlap Fall Wreath by Our Crafty … [Read more...]

BEST of DIY Link Party Distressed Pallet Wall Hanger

Distressed Pallet Wood Wall Hanger #BestofDIY from

 If you love DIY then you are at the right place!  A wonderful and talented group of friends and I have all gotten together to throw a #BestofDIY shindig!  I can hardly stand it.  We've got you covered with shabby chic, vintage, farmhouse, French country and more.  If you can name it you are pretty sure to see it posted by the bloggers above and YOU~ yes YOU because this is not only all about … [Read more...]

Fashion Trends Fall 2014 From Classic to Casual ~ Frame Your Style

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My mother had wonderful taste in everything including clothing.  She was always impeccably dressed.  I remember when she got depressed her a bit.  She did not want to wear them.  She was afraid it would take away from her outfits and the impact her style made.  I know this because the woman went so far as to get one contact lens....she only had one eye that needed adjustment so … [Read more...]