Patriotic Twizzlers Twists Treats

Twizzlers Twists Treat Bags at www.happyhourprojects.com | Part star-spangled craft, part sweet summer treat, and totally easy to add to your party! #sponsored #HersheySummerFun

Today’s hour-or-less sweet holiday treat and craft is sponsored by The Hershey Company.   Every year I wait for it: the official-unofficial-start-of-summer.  Memorial Day weekend!  We spend the holiday weekend getting ready for deck weather and celebrating our veterans with a parade and an annual barbecue.  It’s a low-key celebration with a dozen or so […]

How to Make Giant Crepe Paper Flowers

How to Make Giant Crepe Paper Flowers at www.happyhourprojects.com | An inexpensive project that's great for weddings, photo props, gifts and more!

So, are any of you planning a wedding this year?  Or perhaps a photo shoot?  We’ve got family photos for the first time *ever* as a family this weekend, so I thought it would be fun to share with you today how to make giant crepe paper flowers, which make for great photo props!  Wedding […]

Stress Less: “Taco ‘Bout a Future” Catered Graduation Party Ideas

“Taco ‘Bout a Future” Graduation Party | Host a Mexican-Themed Catered Party with Qdoba and Ideas from Evite

Today’s easy graduation party ideas are sponsored by Evite and Qdoba. Are you planning a party for your graduate this year?  What a stressful thing that can be!  Just prepping the house to have all those guest can be exhausting enough, before you ever get to the party planning – and much less, the party […]

Create a Fiesta in Under an Hour with RO*TEL Rockin’ Guac

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Made Easy with RO*TEL Rockin' Guac and Bud Light Lime-A-Ritas at www.happyhourprojects.com

This post is promoted by ConAgra RO*TEL. Well, I think we’re finally shaking off the last of the snow here in Michigan (it snowed here last week, hopefully for the last time this spring) and I’m SO excited to finally move into warmer weather living!  It’s still unpredictable around here until at least June, so […]

One-Hour Roast Chicken and Rice and KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway

One-Hour Roast Chicken and Rice with Minute® Rice at www.happyhourprojects.com

You guys know I am all about quick and easy around here – one hour or less.  (Emphasis on less whenever possible, of course.) Minute® Rice is one of the staples in our pantry, because not just quick and easy but also gluten free, so I’m thrilled to partner with them today to sponsor this […]

Easy Spring Entertaining | RO*TEL Rockin’ Guac & Bud Light Lime-A-Ritas

RO*TEL Rockin' Guacamole and Bud Light Lime-A-Rita | Easy Entertaining at www.happyhourprojects.com

This post is promoted by ConAgra RO*TEL. Are you doing a happy dance about this fabulous spring weather?  It has finally, finally arrived here in Michigan, and I’m looking forward to time on the deck with family and friends.  And, as you know – I keep things simple around here.  Hour or less… and the […]

DIY Cutting Board Serving Tray

DIY Cutting Board Tray 5.1

I’ve got a quick and useful tutorial for you today to turn a cutting board into a DIY serving tray in 10 minutes or less!  I worked with D. Lawless Hardware to sponsor this fun and functional home project using a pair of drawer pulls from their huge selection, and an inexpensive cutting board I […]