How to Take Awesome Photos of Fireworks with Your Smartphone

8 Tips for Taking Awesome Photos of Fireworks with Your Smartphone | cupcakesandcrinoline.com

*this post contains affiliate links 8 Tips for Taking Awesome Photos of Fireworks with Your Smartphone  This is the season of fireworks ~ whether it be to celebrate a holiday or your favorite team winning a ball game it seems they are everywhere and I love it! Ever since I was a little girl I have been a huge fan of them.  A few years

33 Fabulous Patriotic Fourth of July Treats and Desserts

33 4th of July Treats and Desserts from Project Inspire{d} at cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Celebrate the 4th of July with these fabulous Patriotic treats and desserts!  All Features are from the weekly link party, Project Inspire{d}. 33 Fabulous 4th of July Treats and Desserts #recipes #4thofJuly Click To Tweet Watermelon and Blueberry Straws from Simply Suzanne’s Sweet Cream Berry Shortcakes ~ I Should be Mopping the Floor Red, Blue and White Chocolate Mousse from Sweet and Savory by Shinee

Rustic Americana Front Door Decor ~ The Ultimate Red White and Blue Round Up

Rustic Americana Door Decor

Hello everyone! Do you love Independence Day as much as I do? It’s one of my favorite holidays and this year, like last (yay), I’m part of the ULTIMATE Red White and Blue Roundup {Abbey from The Cards We Drew puts this hop all together…thanks Abbey!) and it’s a great resource for ideas galore including crafts, decor, recipes and more! This years roundup is below

Fun Father’s Day Gift Ideas and Free Printables

World's Greatest Dad Trophy from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DadsMyHero #CollectiveBias Dad’s My Hero I think so many people grow up thinking that their Dad is their hero for good reason.  Being a Dad is a hard job.  My Dad was my first hero.  He worked so hard for our family but he always took the time

12 Food and Fun Patriotic Ideas

12 Patriotic Food and Fun Ideas from Project Inspire{d} at cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Patriotic Food and Fun Patriotic Sundaes by Christianity Cove Patriotic Busy Bag by Crafty Journal Patriotic Pavlova by Albion Gould Red, White, and Blue Cookie Bar by Tags Thoughts Freedom Towers Game by Christianity Cove Strawberry Blueberry Greens Salad by The Kitchen is My Playground Memorial Day Activities by Outside the Box Mom Patriotic Red, White, and Blue Fruit Salad by Simplee Thrifty Easy &

Baked Apple Pancake ~ Cast Iron Baking

Baked Apple Pancake with fresh coffee ~ the perfect brunch recipe ~ easy to make and all baked in one skillet ~ from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Baked Apple Pancake When it’s a special day for someone you love ~ birthdays, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, your anniversary ~ whatever it may be it’s always a great way to start the day with breakfast in bed.  This recipe is perfect for just that purpose or any day you’re looking for an easy and delicious breakfast.   *I have received compensation for this post

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

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*this post contains affiliate links Mother’s Day is almost here and I’ve already done a Mother’s Day post (Gardening Gifts with a Vintage Flair) but I have some more Mother’s Day gift ideas in me so here they are ~ this one is in the form of a gift guide.  Some of the gifts are free (fun phone apps), some are techy ’cause I like

Mason Jar Gardening Gifts for Mom

Mother's Day in a Mason Jar gift ideas from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Mason Jar Gardening Gifts for Mom, a Free Printable and an AWESOME Giveaway! Two weeks from today is…….Mother’s Day!  You still have lots of time to make something special for your Mom and today some of my favorite bloggers and I are here to give you inspiration PLUS a chance to win a great prize pack that you can share with your Mom (if you

Hand Painted Bunny Bottles and an Easter Printable

Free Bunny Hugs Printable and instructions on how to make these cute hand-painted bunny water bottles ~ perfect for Easter and Spring from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Hand Painted Bunny Bottles Do you ever go to the craft store and see something that you really think you should buy? Something that you have no idea how you’ll use but it goes into your cart and follows you to the checkout and then somehow jumps on to the conveyor belt and the next thing you know it’s home with you? Me too!!! (See,

16 Delicious St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

St. Patrick's Day Recipes

Scrumptious St. Pat’s Day Recipes St. Patrick’s Day is just a few days away and this week’s feature post is all about Delicious, Fabulous and scrumptious St. Patrick’s Day Recipes ~ thank you so much to everyone who shared their creativity at last week’s party ~ I hope to see you again for this week’s party!  {Links clockwise from upper left hand corner} Corned Beef