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Kids Tie Tutorial

Hi all, It’s Emily again from Nap-Time Creations.  I’ve got another easy project for you today. Let’s take a quick walk through the process of turning an adult size tie into a mini kids’ sized tie. We needed to dress my son in all black and white for his Kindergarten concert. I’m way to cheap…Read More


‘Enjoy the Journey’ Retro Camper :: Free Printable

 Hello my friendly ‘Bird and A Bean’ readers.  Amy here.  It’s been a busy month.  Sightseeing trips, fireworks…. and I had a baby!  Sweet little Harrison was born on the 16th and we are so in love.  He’s just perfect.  You can see his sweet newborn photos here.  If you have a second, please leave comment on that…Read More


Fresh Stays Fresh

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of American Frozen Foods Institute and the Frozen Food Roundtable for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. This summer is so busy.  I don't know why this summer seems so much busier than other summers, but we are constantly running around.  Maybe it's because the…Read More


I and Love and You

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post for “I and love and you” Total Pet Care. There’s a new pet food company in the neighborhood and I’m so excited about it.  You may remember our giant beast, Molly.  Well, she’s excited too. We’ve always bought grain free dog food for her.  No fillers, means way less of…Read More

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Easy Knit Bow Headband Tutorial

Hi! It is Steph from A Little Moore! I am back for another quick and easy tutorial that any girl could use! This past spring my 10 year old decided that she no longer wanted bangs and so we began the process of growing them out. Which if you have ever attempted this you know…Read More


Water Blob Pillow Tutorial

Are you looking for a water blob pillow tutorial?  GREAT!  You’ve come to the right place. I made this bad boy the other day while the cousins were over.  Um, yeah, they LOVED it!  I was a hero.  And I like being a hero!  :) I had planned on making this water blob pillow for…Read More


Thirsty? Drink Water. Win Stuff.

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Walmart. All opinions are 100% mine. We are water drinkers.  It's thirst quenching and good for you and it's free at restaurants!  Win.  Win.  Win.  So, we drink a lot of water.  We all have our own refillable water bottle, but sometimes they are…Read More


Snack Time

I feel like my kids are ALWAYS hungry.  I guess they’re growing.  Or maybe they’re bored.  haha.  But whatever the reason, “Mom, I’m hungry” is heard A LOT around here.   We like to stick to fruit, veggie sticks with almond butter, cheese sticks, or popcorn as snacks.  I really like to make my own…Read More


$20 to Paypal or Amazon {Giveaway}

Do you love all the breakfast items available at Chick-fil-A? Did you know they are rolling out a new coffee starting in August? Be sure to check out what is new at Chick-fil-A Houston Road This event is being brought to you by: Stockpiling Moms A Bird and A Bean Adventure Mom It’s Free at…Read More


Simple Indian Feast

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tasty Bite for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I really love the flavors of Indian and Asian food.  I enjoy eating it and cooking it.  I've made some dishes from scratch before, and while the whole family eats it up, they're ususally time…Read More