Honey Butter Grilled Peaches


The following post is brought to you by Mariano’s and Collective Bias. All ideas and opinions are my own. I think it's safe to say that our family is hooked on peaches. We've enjoyed them in peach crisp, raw and sliced, but I've been wanting to figure out how to grill and serve them with dinner. Peach season is starting up, so now's the time to try it! Last time we went to Mariano's, a local … [Read more...]

Picnic Date in the Park with My Mom


Many of my childhood memories are of going to the park with my mom. We would travel to parks in other towns and have a picnic lunch, bring our bikes and make a parade there, get ice cream, or go to a park near a pond and feed the fish. We’d drive across town and visit “the train park”, or to the “pirate ship park”, or even just a short walk to our neighborhood park with the really, really big … [Read more...]

Experimenting with Sunprints


Hello WHBS readers! I'm Erin from Lansdowne Life, where I blog about my creative DIY projects and adventures in home decorating. Things like painting, sewing, landscaping, and all sorts of other thrifty handmade goodness. Stop by and see me sometime! I have a three-year-old daughter, and she loves doing crafty projects. Sunprints (or cyanotypes) are a great activity for children: no mess, … [Read more...]

4th of July Backyard Bash with #KmartOutdoor !


We have a huge backyard (on over an acre), but we’re always working on it and never have people over to actually enjoy it! Doug and I said that we’re going to have lots of family parties this summer, so why not start with the 4th of July? We’re starting a tradition! We needed some patio furniture to create a party area where we could relax with family and friends. I checked out Kmart’s website … [Read more...]