Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Game Day Food and Games + MM 187

Super Bowl is on the way and we are ecstatic. Long gone are the days that we throw big parties to watch the game, but we still make it a big deal. Every year we create a large spread for our family and cheer exuberantly as we watch players on the field. It is one of our biggest family nights of the year.

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

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Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

 

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Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

How to Make Football Character Cookies (Intelligent Domestications)

These easy cookies are an adorable game day treat. Kids will love playing with them just as much as eating them.

 

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Super Bowl Sugar Cookies (Inside the Fox Den)

I love these little sugar cookies. They are so much fun and crazy easy to make.

 

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Parmesan Ranch Cheez-It Snack Mix (Delightful-E-Made)

No football celebration is complete without a delicious snack mix. It doesn’t get much better than this yummy recipe.

 

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Spicy Shrimp Wonton Cups Appetizer Recipe (Must Have Mom)

Add a little extra pizzazz to your game day spread with these spicy appetizers. You won’t be able to keep guests off of them.

 

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Super Bowl Snack Stadium (Diana Rambles)

Don’t forget to display your snacks in a fun way, too. This snack stadium makes it easy and awesome.

 

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Super Bowl Bingo (Inside the Fox Den)

You’ll be excited for commercial breaks with this awesome game. I see a new family tradition in our future.

 

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Easy Delicious and Healthy Baked Coffee Wings (DIY Adulation)

Do you need a kid-friendly wing recipe? These delicious coffee wings are for you!

 

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Free Printable Football Bingo Kit (DIY Adulation)

Keep kids engaged in the game easily with this free Bingo kit. They will love searching intently for the little items.

 

Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.

Which one of these game day food and games is your favorite? I can’t wait to try out that snack mix! Come back tomorrow to see my tips for decorating your Super Bowl party on a budget. Until then it is time to get the Merry Monday link party started. Share your latest posts with us below then hop around and check out what your friends have been up to. See you down there!

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Whether you keep your celebration small or go all out for a big party, these game day food and games ideas will make it easier. Spend less time getting preparing and more time enjoying the game.


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I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

10 Delicious Smoothies to Start Your Day With

Why in the world did I think that life would slow down after the holidays? I don’t know about you but my day is just as packed now as it was in December. Kids are back in school, there is a ton of clean-up from the holidays, and of course there are your resolutions. This is all on top of your day-to-day responsibilities. It is more important than ever to start your day off right. For busy moms like us, quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast. This year I’m finally jumping on the smoothie bus with these 10 delicious smoothies! All of them look absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

 

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Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Strawberry Mint Smoothie Recipe (Home Cooking Memories)

I love that she included mint in this delicious smoothie! You’ll get an extra boost of freshness in your breakfast.

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Raspberry Almond Chia Smoothie (Delightful’E’Made)

This is another delicious way to start your day. You won’t regret the raspberry delciousness.

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Strawberry Orange Vanilla Smoothie (Rose Bakes)

This is super easy to make and totally reminds me of a Creamsicle. Who else can say they started their day with dessert?

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Strawberry Banana Smoothies (Cravings of a Lunatic)

You can’t beat the classic strawberry-banana combination. This smoothie doesn’t disappoint.

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Cranberry Cherry Frozen Smoothie (Comfort Spring)

You definitely have to try anything that has both cranberry and cherry mixed. You will want to have this smoothie for breakfast and dessert!

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Concord Grape Smoothie (My Pinterventures)

If you are looking for a smoothie that’s good for your heart then this is the one for you. It’s tasty and healthy.

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Blueberry Peach Smoothie (Domestically Creative)

So much yes to anything made with peach, especially when it is good for you, too.

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Super Easy Fruit Smoothie (Intelligent Domestications)

Make this smoothie with fruits from the freezer for the easiest breakfast ever.

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Smoothie Breakfast Bowl (Inside the Fox Den)

Do you need something you eat with a spoon instead of slurping on the go? This delicious smoothie bowl is the solution.

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

Healthy and Delicious Mango Pineapple Smoothie (C’mon Get Crafty)

Your morning will feel like a walk on the beach with this topical yumminess. It is sure to put a smile on your face.

 

Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.

You have no excuse to skip breakfast with these 10 delicious smoothies to start your day with. They will help fuel you to get everything on your list done. The best part is that they travel well so they work even if you are on the go. Now that we have your breakfasts covered, it is time to get the Merry Monday link party started. Share your latest and greatest with us. Then stick around and check out the other awesome ideas being shared. Let’s get onto the party!

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Quick and healthy solutions are the dream breakfast of busy moms. These 10 delicious smoothies are absolutely amazing and give you the energy to tackle all of those tasks on your to-do list.


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What we’re looking for this week for possible features next week:

  • Organization Ideas
  • Healthy Recipes
  • Free Printables – calendars, goal setting, planners, and more!


mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.

10 Resources for a Better You This Year

We are back and ready to party at the Merry Monday link party. In honor of this special New Years Eve party, we are focusing on self-improvement for 2018. This week, I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you this year. Below you will find resources to help you plan out your goals, get organized, and rock your finances. This year will be the year you reach all of your goals when you put the work in now.

Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.

 

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Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.

Practical Tips to Help You Choose Your Word of the Year (Moms Choose Joy)

With so many great words to live by, it is difficult to choose the best one for your goals. These tips will make it easier.

 

The Mental 80/20 Rule (Healthy Helper)

This is a fascinating take on the 80/20 rule. It is all about you. Learn how to set your priorities and think of you, finally.

 

Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.

Vision Board Worksheet to Help You Define Your Dreams (Second Chance to Dream)

If you read Vision Boards Are Not Intuitive, then you know how hard it was for me to make mine a few years ago. This worksheet would have been a lifesaver. Check it out to dominate your vision for 2018.

 

Learn How to Transform Your Life by Doing One Thing at a Time (Moms Choose Joy)

I love this idea of making your life better by changing one small thing at a time. Moms are overachievers and forget to take care of themselves until their bodies force them to. This is a great way to add that care into your daily schedule.

 

Why I’m Selfish and You Should Be To (Pink Fortitude)

This is another great reminder to put you first. You can’t take care of your family if you don’t take care of your needs.

 

How We Paid Off $5,000 of Debt in One Month (Jessi Fearon)

This is a great motivation to finally pay off your debt. I’ve included it in this round-up because she shares some unique ideas for how she earned more money to sock towards their debt.

 

Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.

Free Goal Printables for 2018 (Second Chance to Dream)

If you are looking for a quick way to line out your goals for the new year then these printables are for you.

 

Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.

Free Printable Daily Planner Half Pages (DIY Home Sweet Home)

Do you need a no-frills way to plan your day? These daily pages are the perfect way to keep you organized without distraction.

 

How I Made $91,000 from Home This Month (The Busy Budgeter)

If you’re looking to start a blog in 2018, this post is absolutely inspiring. See how one of the best in the business is providing for her family with blogging.

 

Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.

Colorful Candy Planner Sheets for Your Big Happy Planner (DIY Adulation)

Speaking of planners, these sheets will help you organize every party of your life. Track your habits, important dates, dominate your budget, and more with these printables.

 

Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.

These 10 resources for a better you this year will help you lay the ground work for an awesome year. After you’ve set your goals and gotten organized, come back and party at the Merry Monday link party. Link up your amazing posts and projects. Then hop around to see what everyone else is sharing. Last, but certainly not least, have a safe and Happy New Year!

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Now is the time for focusing on self-improvement for the new year. I’ve rounded up 10 resources for a better you to make it easier than ever this year.


Welcome to Merry Monday Link Party #185

Meet the Hosts

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Merry Monday Rules

Time to party & be seen on 10 blogs! Link-up our latest post on #MerryMonday 185 #linkparty! Click To Tweet

Help support the party & grab a button to display on your blog or party page!

My Pinterventures


 

Themes for party #185

What we’re looking for this week for possible features next week:

  • Organization Ideas
  • Healthy Recipes
  • Free Printables – calendars, goal setting, planners, and more!


mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

Merry Monday Christmas Break 2017

Merry Monday Christmas Break 2017

Merry Christmas Eve! As I said at last week’s party, we are taking a break from the party this week to Celebrate the holidays with our families. I truly hope that your holiday is amazing and filled with relaxation and fun. I, personally, will be back on Tuesday with more awesome New Years Eve ideas for you. Merry Monday will be back next Sunday to get ready to ring in the new year. We will see you back here then. Merry Christmas!

Merry Monday Christmas Break 2017

mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Delicious New Years Eve Cocktails and Mocktails + MM 184

An integral part of New Years Eve parties are the beverages. Serving up fancy drinks helps add to the celebration. There is something about sipping on a delicious punch that brightens the moods of kids and adults alike. If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails. Below you’ll find flavor ideas to fit your palate and party style. Afterwards, stick around for this week’s Merry Monday link party where you’ll find even more awesome New Years ideas and recipes!

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

 

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If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Coconut Rum Hot Chocolate (AKA Design)

This drink will add a tropical touch to your holidays. Warm up while getting your coconut fix.

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Holiday Cranberry Apple Sparkling Sangria (Living La Vida Holoka)

Cranberries are a staple flavor for the holidays. This sparkling sangria won’t disappoint you or your guests this year.

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Cherry Ginger Mock Margarita Recipe (From Playdates to Parties)

Who says you can’t enjoy frozen treats in the winter? These mock margaritas are a family-friendly drink idea for everyone.

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Raspberry Chambord & Champagne Cocktail (Simply Darrling)

Champagne and New Years go together like peanut butter and jelly. This delicious cocktail will wow your taste buds and your guests.

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Rosemary and Orange Grey Goose Le Grand Fizz Cocktail (Sparkle Living)

Grey Goose is my favorite vodka! This delicious cocktail mixes it with high-end flavors like rosemary for a top shelf drink to serve your guests.

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Peppermint White Russian Cocktail Recipe (Home Cooking Memories)

Add a little cool to your next White Russian with your this peppermint recipe.

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Christmas Cran-Apple Moscato Sangria (Inside the Fox Den)

Looking for a fruity and refreshing beverage for your guests? This delicious sangria recipe is the one for you.

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Pomegranate Party Punch (Cravings of a Lunatic)

Pomegranate is another great holiday fruit flavor to serve your guests and this punch is packed with it!

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Mulled Wine Spritzer (From Playdates to Parties)

Last, but certainly not least, is this delicious wine spritzer. Let it bubble on your tongue and perk up your spitits!

 

If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.

Are you even more excited about your New Years party now? I can’t wait to try that mock margarita. It looks phenomenal! Which delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails are going on your party list? I’d love to hear about your picks in the comments! Right now it is time to get a different party started. Before we do, I want to give you a head’s up that next week is the Merry Monday Christmas Break so there won’t be a party. Enjoy the holidays with your family and we’ll see you back here to following weekend. Until then, let’s get on to this week’s party below!

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If you are struggling for what to serve at this year’s celebration, I’ve got you covered with these delicious New Years Eve cocktails and mocktails.


Welcome to Merry Monday Link Party #184

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Time to party & be seen on 10 blogs! Link-up our latest post on #MerryMonday 184 #linkparty! Click To Tweet

Help support the party & grab a button to display on your blog or party page!

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Themes for party #183

What we’re looking for this week for possible features next week:

  • All Things Christmas – recipes, decor, crafts, and more


mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Holiday Crafts and Activities for Kids + MM 183

Winter break will be here before you know it. Kids can be extra anxious over break waiting to open all of those beautiful presents under the tree. These holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun your kids will love and save your sanity in the process. After you’re done, stick around for the Merry Monday link party. You’ll find more amazing crafts, DIY projects, and recipes to rock your Christmas holiday.

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

 

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Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Honey Maid Graham Cracker Nativity Scene (Gluesticks Blog)

These Nativity scenes are an adorable new take on gingerbread houses. The whole family will love making these fun beauties and even more fun eating them.

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

DIY Lip Gloss Only 2 Ingredients (Parent Club)

Let your little princess feel like a rock star with this incredibly DIY. It’s also a great gift idea for her friends and cousins that you can make together.

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Kids Christmas Craft Christmas Slime (All Crafty Things)

This slime is so super pretty and festive. Your kids will have fun playing long after you have finished making it.

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Felt Christmas Cookies (Premeditated Leftovers)

What is better than baking cookies together? Decorating play cookies that kids can put with their pretend play toys. These are super easy to make and so much fun!

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Cute Christmas Cloche (Pillar Box Blue)

You won’t believe how easy this gorgeous craft is. It is so beautiful that any friend or family member would love getting it as a gift. Even better is that it is easy to personalize.

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Christmas Noise Makers Craft for Kids (DIY Adulation)

This fun craft lets kids get all of their energy out in a big way. Watch them dance and shake after you have fun making them.

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Thumbprint Art for Your Christmas Tree (The Country Chic Cottage)

Still need a keepsake ornament for the tree this year? This easy thumbprint art is a fun way to immortalize your kiddos this season.

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Kid-Crafts Disney Pixar Cars 3 Christmas Ornament (Momma D Jane)

Speaking of fun ornaments, this kid-made one is another cute and easy one kids can make over winter break.

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Nativity Look and Find Printable (Bombshell Bling)

This printable game is a fun activity to whip out on a day when you don’t feel like dragging out craft supplies. Simply print and let your kids have some quiet fun while you wrap gifts.

 

Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.

Don’t worry if the holiday break has crept up on you this year. The holiday season is hectic for busy moms like you. Make the winter break fun and easy with these holiday crafts and activities for kids. Many of them can be a fun time for the whole family to enjoy together. Now it’s time to get the party started. Link up your latest posts and projects below. Then hop around and see what your friends are sharing at the Merry Monday link party this week.

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Winter break is coming. Fill each day leading up to Christmas with creative fun with these holiday crafts and activities for kids can make the wait easier.


Welcome to Merry Monday Link Party #183

Meet the Hosts

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Host Featured Posts


All features are pinned to the Merry Monday Link Party Board!


Merry Monday Rules

Time to party & be seen on 10 blogs! Link-up our latest post on #MerryMonday 183 #linkparty! Click To Tweet

Help support the party & grab a button to display on your blog or party page!

My Pinterventures


 

Themes for party #183

What we’re looking for this week for possible features next week:

  • All Things Christmas – recipes, decor, crafts, and more


mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Peppermint Recipes for the Holiday Season + MM 182

It’s Sunday and that means we are back with the Merry Monday Link Party! I hope you had a wonderful week off with your family while we took a break. Before we hop down to the party, I’ve rounded up some delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season with. Whether you’re looking for a sweet treat or a cocktail to kick back with, you can find delicious ideas right here!

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

 

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Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Vanilla Peppermint Scones with Starbucks Coffee (Life Sew Savory)

Okay, anything made with coffee automatically gets my vote. These scones are like a holiday festivity in your mouth.

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Homemade Peppermint Patties (Across the Blvd.)

This easy recipe is perfect for the chocolate-covered peppermint patty lover in your life (like my oldest).

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Candy Cane Mud Pie (Diana Rambles)

Want a festive take on a traditional dessert? This mud pie recipe is the one for you.

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark (Don’t Sweat the Recipe)

Dark chocolate is simply the best. Add in the cooling sensation of peppermint and you have a holiday hit!

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Chocolate Peppermint Martini (Simply Darrling)

Get your festive on, adult style, with this delicious and easy cocktail recipe.

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Peppermint Mocha Mousse (My Pinterventures)

This mousse recipe is easy and decadent. It’s sure to please the whole family.

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bundt Cake (Domestically Creative)

Every time I see a bundt cake I think of My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Of course, no one would dare stick a plant in the middle of this delicious dessert!

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Homemade Peppermint Pattie Candies (Intelligent Domestications)

Love melt-in-your-mouth peppermint without the chocolate? Check out these colorful and easy treats.

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Brownies (Inside the Fox Den)

Brownies are a staple in our house. This recipe is an excellent way to add a festive twist on them for the season.

 

Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!

Don’t all of these peppermint recipes look incredible? The kids are already begging to have another treat making day so we can try the recipes. They are great for the big family Christmas if you need a treat to share. Now that you’re in the holiday spirit, let’s get on to the Merry Monday link party. Share your latest with us and then stick around to see what your friends are creating. See you down there!

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Need a sweet treat or festive cocktail idea? These delicious peppermint recipes for you to kick off the holiday season have you covered!


Meet the Hosts & Welcome to Merry Monday #182!

Merry Monday Link Party Hosts


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What we’re looking for this week for possible features next week:

  • All Things Christmas – recipes, decor, crafts, and more


mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

Merry Monday Thanksgiving Break 2017

I hope you are having a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend. We are taking a break from the party this week to enjoy time with our families. We will be back next Sunday with the party. See you next week! 

If you just can’t wait for some fun DIY projects, check out these posts from last week to tide you over until tomorrow (when DIY Adulation’s regular posting will resume). 

Don't let your budget stop your Christmas decor dreams in their tracks. Create your holiday wonderland with these frugal tips for gorgeous Christmas décor. #ad

Hate the cold weather? This delicious thick and creamy wild rice mushroom soup is a great meal for warming up with your family at dinner.

mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

15 DIY Christmas Ornaments for Your Tree + MM 181

Happy early Thanksgiving to you and your family this year! The upcoming weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. If you are changing up your décor this year like us, you will love these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments. Below are ideas to fit any style and save money at the same time. Don’t forget to come back December 1st for more DIY ornament ideas when we kick off the 12 Days of Christmas blog hop. Until then, these awesome crafts will help tide you over.

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

 

Be ready to rock your Christmas tree with these 15 #DIY Christmas #ornaments! Click To Tweet

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

DIY Wood Slice Deer Ornament (Our Crafty Mom)

How cool is this 3-dimensional take on a wood slice ornament? It adds amazing style to your tree quickly and easily.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Wood Grain Leather Ornaments (Deco Art Blog)

Your Cricut machine makes decorating your tree a breeze. This idea is super easy but beautiful.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Snowman Christmas Ornament Craft (Premeditated Leftovers)

This adorable little guy is so easy to make that your kids can get in on the crafty fun.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Christmas Bell Ornament (Duct Tape and Denim)

Do your existing ornaments still work but need a makeover? See how she transformed this old bell ornament easily.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Fabric Christmas Ornaments (Life Sew Savory)

Here is another great way to update old ornaments and change up your Christmas style.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Yarn Lollipop Christmas Ornament (Across the Blvd.)

These candy-inspired ornaments are perfect for your candy tree or a more traditional tree.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Christmas Mason Jar Lid Ornaments (Simply Darrling)

There is no end to how pretty you can make old Mason jar lids. These are just one amazing example!

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Jingle Bell Mini Wreath Ornament (Sparkle)

Jingle bells always dress up the tree and these sweet little ornaments are no exception. You could easily change them to fit your style by changing the ribbon you use.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

DIY Moss Christmas Tree Ornaments (Stow and Tell U)

These beautiful and easy ornaments would look great on a white tree. They are also great for dressing up other areas of your home if you turn them into a festive garland to hang.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Christmas Ornament from Vintage Cards (Petticoat Junktion)

Looking for a gorgeous ornament idea that is also Earth-friendly? These vintage card ornaments are the perfect solution.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Easy DIY Wreath Ornament (The Everyday Home)

These gorgeous and easy wreath ornaments are made even better with her beautiful, free printable inserts.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Handmade Beaded Christmas Ornaments (Crystal & Co.)

These easy ornaments are another great one to get the kids in on making. You can also make them match any tree style by changing your bead choice.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Scrabble Tile Christmas Ornaments (Simply Darrling)

Express your holiday cheer with custom sentiments when you make these Scrabble tile ornaments.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Silver Bell Christmas Ornaments (Petticoat Junktion)

Here is another great way to update older ornaments. They totally make me want to start setting up a kitchen tree each year.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Glittery DIY Lollipop Ornament (DIY Adulation)

If your Christmas style is more bright and colorful then these glittery ornaments are for you. Make them from surprising materials that you already have at home.

 

Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.

I love all 15 DIY Christmas ornaments above. They make you want to have multiple trees throughout your home so you can try each style! If you still want more ornament-y goodness, check out the latest tutorial from me, DIY Golden Stained Glass Ornament. After you are done crafting this year’s ornaments, stick around for the Merry Monday link party. Check out all of the latest and greatest from your friend and share what you’ve been creating below. See you down there!

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Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial weekend to put up your Christmas decorations. Be ready with these 15 DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree.


Meet the Hosts & Welcome to Merry Monday #181!

Merry Monday Link Party Hosts

mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

DIY Projects for a Gorgeous Thanksgiving Table + MM 180

It’s time for another fantastic Thanksgiving round-up to get you ready for the big festivities. Today we are focusing on your tablescape. As I’ve said before, when you spend so much time and effort on a meal, it deserves to be served on a gorgeous table. Before you run out and buy a bunch of decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table. There are place setting and centerpiece ideas to match many different tastes and styles. Then, once you find the ones that work for you, stick around and check out the Merry Monday link party below.

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

 

Dress up your holiday table with these #DIY projects for a gorgeous #Thanksgiving table. Click To Tweet

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

Thanksgiving Pumpkin (The Scrap Shoppe)

The teal and gold on this adorable pumpkin make it perfect for a colorful Thanksgiving table.

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

Thanksgiving Succulent Centerpiece (Living La Vida Holoka)

How gorgeous is this entire table? There’s no reason why you can’t indulge your succulent love at your Thanksgiving dinner and this tutorial makes it easy.

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

An Inspiration to Create a Thick Wood Tray (The Red Painted Cottage)

Go for a rustic look with this gorgeous thick wood tray and neutral décor.

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

Thanksgiving Napkin Rings (A Wonderful Thought)

You know I’m a sucker for book page crafts so I love that there is an awesome tutorial to add it to my Thanksgiving table!

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

DIY Pretty Flower Place Setting Ideas (The Country Chic Cottage)

This DIY is so simple but absolutely elegant. It’s the perfect way to add a touch of nature to your dinner.

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

Fall Pumpkin Centerpiece (Simply Designing)

If you go the more traditional décor route, like me, then this centerpiece is for you. It is easy and elegant but still full of that festive fall look.

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

Easy Thanksgiving Table Decorations (Suburban Simplicity)

Here is another great centerpiece for a non-traditional Thanksgiving look. I love the pops of color against the white of the pumpkin.

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

DIY Chalkboard Wood Slice Napkin Rings (The Happy Housie)

These easy napkin rings can be used for a multitude of décor styles. The neutral napkin ring can be paired with colorful napkins for a fun twist or with cream-colored linen napkins for a farmhouse style.

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

DIY Beaded Autumn Leaves Napkin Ring (DIY Adulation)

Of course, if you’re going the traditional route then these beaded napkin rings are for you. They are festive and easy. Use them to dress up your everyday dishes for the occasion.

 

A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.

These DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table are an easy and inexpensive way to ramp up your holiday décor. What style do you love? We always go traditional but I seriously love the colorful Thanksgiving tablescapes. Let’s get the party started now. Share your awesome posts with us below. Then be inspired by what your friends are sharing. See you down at this week’s Merry Monday link party!

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A gorgeous meal deserves a gorgeous table! Before you run out and buy new decorations, check out these DIY projects for a gorgeous Thanksgiving table.


Meet the Hosts & Welcome to Merry Monday #180!

Merry Monday Link Party Hosts


Host Featured Posts


All features are pinned to the Merry Monday Link Party Board!


Merry Monday Rules

Time to party & be seen on 10 blogs! Link-up our latest post on #MerryMonday 180 #linkparty! Click To Tweet

Help support the party & grab a button to display on your blog or party page!

My Pinterventures


Themes for party #180

We’re changing things up for the beginning of holiday season. Each host will be choosing one post and it will be featured on all 11 blogs! What we’re looking for this week:

  • All Things Thanksgiving – recipes, decor, crafts, and more
  • All Things Christmas – recipes, decor, crafts, and more


mm

I’m a nerdy, crafty mom of three adorable little kids. I love writing and creating, but in my non-existent free time I also love karaoke, taking my kids to the zoo, and reading. I got my degree in Science (no idea how that happened) but I took every English class I could get my hands on because, yeah, I’m that girl.