Oh My! It’s Almost July: 42 of the Best July Fourth Recipes to Try This Summer

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Oh My! It's Almost July: 42 of the Best July Fourth Recipes #julyfourth #julyfourthrecipes #summerrecipes #summerideas

July Fourth recipes are amongst the best for summer parties (in my mind) because they’re usually a pretty good mix of pulling out all the stops and keeping it simple with the classics. The best of both (food) worlds. Yum!

So, if you’re planning to celebrate July Fourth with friends and/or family, you might as well give it your all with this roundup of the best July Fourth recipes to try for the holiday (and all summer long). Forty-two recipes made the list and each one is better than the last!

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Put Your Best Foot Forward: The Coolest Summer Sandals for Every Budget

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The coolest summer sandals for every budget. #summersandals #sandals #summershoes

The days are getting longer, the sun is getting hotter, and I can (almost) feel my toes letting out individual “hoorays” for sandal season. So, I put together a list of my favorite summer sandals to get things started a little early. Because it may not be summer yet, but it sure as hell feels like it right now…it was in the low 90s this weekend in Atlanta!

Here are 50+ summer sandals I can’t wait to sink my toes into, for every budget. Almost forgot to mention, there are more than 20 pairs on this list under $50 – and several pairs of those are under $15! So, I do mean EVERY budget.

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So…We’re Having a Baby!

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26 weeks pregnant...Brittni Mehlhoff of Paper and Stitch. #26weeks #pregnancy #babybump
Have you ever kept a secret for a little longer than you feel like you should and then you just don’t know how to turn it around and finally share the damn thing? Well, that’s kind of how today is for me…because Jeff and I are having a baby. And at this point, I’m not just a little bit pregnant…

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A Modern DIY Bathroom Organizer (with Mirror)

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Learn how to make a modern DIY bathroom organizer (with mirror) out of scrap plywood. Click through for the tutorial. #diybathroom #organicmodern #bathroomorganizer #diyorganizer #diy #woodproject #plywoodproject #modernbathroom
In a small bathroom, storage is pretty tight and often times there isn’t a simple solution (especially one that actually looks good). So, to save on floor space, I went vertical with a modern DIY bathroom organizer that you can hang on the wall.

Bonus: It’s not an eyesore either. Move over ugly bathroom storage, this one is the perfect fit.

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6 Weekend DIYs to Try

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Weekend DIYs to Try! #weekendprojects #diy #weekenddiy

This weekend I have family in town, so I spent part of the week getting the guest room (and bathroom) ready for guests. Which I’ll be sharing soonish – have a bunch of tips for that! And this weekend, we’ll be probably just be entertaining and driving around to our fave spots.

What are you up to you? If you have time for a DIY or two, I have some pick out for you already! Here are 6 projects to try this weekend! The first one is my absolute favorite.

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How to Make Eucalyptus Palo Santo Bundles As Gifts and Wedding Favors

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How to make eucalyptus palo santo bundles as gifts and wedding favors, from Paper and Stitch. Click through for more. #palosanto #incense #diyincense #diystressrelief #diyweddingfavor #diygift

These summer months typically mean lots of get-togethers… family events, dinner parties, and a whole lot of weddings. So, I made some simple palo santo bundles to share that are great hostess gifts, wedding party favors, etc. You can make them so, so quickly and they’re really budget-friendly too.

Have you ever used palo santo before? It’s great for stress relief, meditating, purifying / cleansing, etc. But also, it just smells amazing (which is why I use it personally). Click through to make your own palo santo bundles in minutes.

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Give Me An Earful: How to Make Clay Earrings + DIY Clay Jewelry Techniques That Will Turn Heads

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How to Make Clay Earrings + DIY Clay Jewelry Techniques That Will Turn Heads. #clayearrings #diy #diyclay #diyjewelry #clayjewelry

DIY clay earrings for the win! If you’re ever wanted to make your own clay earrings (or any clay jewelry for that matter), this project is for you.

Today I’m sharing several (easy-to-recreate) clay jewelry techniques, plus a step-by-step guide for making your own DIY clay jewelry on a budget. You will get so many compliments on these, you’ll wonder why you never tried it before.

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