Perfect for party decor or a photo prop, this rag banner is super easy to make!

DIY Rustic Rag Banner

This Rustic Rag Banner is a simple and inexpensive decoration that is the perfect addition to a rustic bridal shower, baby shower, or baby/child’s room.     Hi all, it’s been another month and we’re here again from Home. Made. Interest. to share with you one of our latest projects. Hope you like it! Melinda… [Read More]

Make dinner bold with Chili's freezer meals

Bold and Tasty Flavors of Chili’s® at Home

Thank you to Bellisio Foods for sponsoring this post and keeping my meals tasty and bold! There are some nights in our house that cooking a homemade meal from scratch just isn’t going to happen. Well, if we are being completely honest here, there are a lot of nights…but that’s besides the point. So I’m… [Read More]

Lunch Box Printable

Lunch Box Notes {Printable}

I’m sure I say this every year, but I cannot believe how fast the summer has flown by. Most of the schools around here have already started back up and are in full swing. Yesterday I shared a round up of non sandwich lunch box ideas. And because I’m pretty sure most kids would love… [Read More]

15 great lunch ideas for when sandwiches start to get boring. Perfect for school or work!

15 Non Sandwich Lunch Box Ideas

While I do love a good PB&J sandwich, sometimes a sandwich for lunch day in and day out gets a little old. For both kids and adults. I love the idea of bento boxes although I will probably never be the mom who makes them with a theme in mind, even though they are super cute –… [Read More]

Caterpillar Clothespin Magnet Craft for Kids

Caterpillar Clothespin Magnetic Clip

Happy Monday Typically Simple viewers!  I am excited to be back over here on Kelly’s site sharing a kids craft. This caterpillar clothespin is a fun project for all ages! These handmade clips add a cute touch to the refrigerator and serve a real purpose when it’s time to tuck open bags back into the pantry.  They… [Read More]

10 easy and simple, but oh so fun, crafts for kids preschool aged and up!

10 Easy Crafts for Kids

Back in the day when I was a summer camp counselor, my favorite activity to plan in our schedule was craft time. I loved thinking up of theme crafts for my little preschoolers to make and take home to their families or display in our camp room. One thing I learned is that most preschoolers do not… [Read More]

20 delicious dessert recipes with chocolate as a main ingredient!

20 Chocolate Dessert Recipes {roundup}

Chocolate – it should have its own food group. I absolutely love everything and anything chocolate. Even at a young age, chocolate was the sweet treat I loved the most. There is a home video of me and my brother opening our stockings at Christmas. A little chocolate bar had fallen out of one of our stockings… [Read More]

Googly Eyed Crazy Haired Pen

Googly Eyes Craft

Do you remember making clay pens in camp or at school? The ones where you wrap a pen in clay and then bake it in the oven to harden the clay. I even made one in my college freshman orientation class! There’s just something about having a decorated pen or a fun eraser topper on… [Read More]


Tour Through Blogland – Typically Simple

I’m super excited to be participating in a Tour Through Blogland today! Kat & Melinda over at Home. Made. Interest shared some features of their homes and projects they have been working on and then invited me to do the same! If you haven’t popped over to their blog before (you might recognize the name, as… [Read More]

Create these super easy and super cute paper pinwheels to decorate straws for a party! Can also be used for centerpieces, garland, or other party decor!

Paper Pinwheels – Paper Straws

I have another fun little Silhouette Cameo project for you today! I whipped up these super cute paper pinwheels for my design team project this week over at Amelia and Me Crafts. They are just the right size for adding them to those fun paper straws that are all the rage these days. I picked… [Read More]