Herbed Pumpkin Seeds

Herbed Pumpkin Seeds at www.happyhourprojects.com

Over the weekend, my family had our annual tradition of carving pumpkins – and toasting the seeds. It’s a once-a-year treat for me, so it’s something I look forward to every year. In years past, I just baked them with a little bit of salt (I shared last year the basics of  how to toast […]

A Hint of Color Makes a World of Difference

Tree at Dawn Tile Mosaic at www.happyhourprojects.com

Well, friends, ArtPrize has come to a close.  I picked up my piece just yesterday from my venue, and it’s safe and sound back at home.  What an experience!  I’m excited to partner with Georgia-Pacific today to talk about color, and how a little hint of color can make a world of difference.  If you haven’t seen […]

DIY Infinity Scarf With Chains – Video Tutorial

DIY Infinity Scarf with Chains - Video Tutorial at www.happyhourprojects.com

If you read here… well, ever, then I’m sure you’ve noticed my affinity for trend accessories.  And of course, I LOVE a good DIY, too.  So I put together a quick video for you showing you how you can easily make a no-sew infinity scarf from a t-shirt, and embellish it with chains for an […]

Recycled Glass Bottle Napkin Rings & Kinkajou Prize Pack Giveaway

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Thank you Bottle Cutting Inc. for sponsoring today’s awesome giveaway package! So we’re coming up on (American) Thanksgiving, aka, the one day a year when I actually bust out the real napkins and care about creating a beautiful tablescape for my family meal.  I have a nice, neutral set that we use for special occasions, […]

Suavitel Fast Dry Fabric Softener: Making More Time For Fun

Suavitel Fast Dry Fabric Softener: Making More Fun Time at www.happyhourprojects.com

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Dear Laundry Fairy, I still desperately want to believe you’re real.  Haha.  It’s not that I hate laundry.  Laundry isn’t difficult – it just takes SO LONG, tied to the house, to get through the amount of laundry […]

16 Recipes For Grown-Up Halloween Entertaining

16 Recipes for Grown Up Halloween Celebrations at www.happyhourprojects.com

Thank you to Foodie.com for sponsoring today’s Halloween recipe round-up! I have seen a LOT of great kids’ ideas floating around out there for Halloween, but this time of year can be a lot of fun for adults, too!  I’ve rounded up 16 fun recipes for entertaining that are candy-free, and great for an adult […]

$75 Visa Gift Card Giveaway

$75 Visa Gift Card Giveaway at www.happyhourprojects.com

Happy Sunday, friends!  I’ve got a fun giveaway for you to enter today for a little fall shopping spree if you’re going to be welcoming a little one to your family soon!  (Or, for yourself – because hey, you deserve it, too.  Haha.) My friends over at Bella Belli Baby are sponsoring today’s giveaway for […]