Girls’ Small Bedroom Reveal

Girls' Bedroom Reveal-Functional and Pretty in a Small Space

This post has been a long time coming.  We've been slowly "renovating"the rooms in our house.  I say "renovating" because, can you really renovate a 3 year old home?  Anyway, we've been doing the finishing touches in each room.  So far, the only room … [Continue reading...]

{From the Archives} Custom Name Blocks DIY

DIY Custom Name Blocks from Palmettos and Pigtails

I love, love, love making things for new babies.  As much as I know those mamas truly want something that they registered for, I just cannot resist creating something of my own to give to those babies as well!  And one of my favorite things to give … [Continue reading...]

Shrimp and Grits Kids and Chicks

Rent a Chick Program and Shrimp and Grits Kids Review

*I received the Shrimp and Grits Kids Sunshine Ruffle Dress mentioned in this blog post for free, in exchange for a review on my blog.  As always, all opinions are 100% honest and my own! Last week was so exciting for us.  The weather was … [Continue reading...]

1-2-3 Cake Recipe

1-2-3 Cakes {Personal sized cakes for when you don't feel like sharing!}

We have a sweet tooth in our family.  If we have candy/cookies/cake/cupcakes available in the house...we eat it.  It doesn't bode well for Dave and me, who have been on a mission to eat healthier and lose some weight.  No self control when it comes … [Continue reading...]

{From the Archives} Simple Spring Pleasures

A look back at Spring of 2012

Now that spring {and the pollen} have finally arrived in the LowCountry, I thought I'd do a little "Way Back Wednesday" to the spring of 2012.  I love looking at these types of posts....just a few little highlight pictures as a peek into our daily … [Continue reading...]

April 2015 Cleaning Calendar

April 2015 Cleaning Calendar

I have to say, even though I broke down and hired a cleaning company a couple of times a month....my house doesn't seem to keep clean for very long!  The cleaning company does a fantastic job of keeping the grime to a minimum by scrubbing my showers, … [Continue reading...]

Cookie Butter & White Chocolate Covered Popcorn Recipe

Cookie Butter and White Chocolate Covered Popcorn Recipe

Years ago, I went to a playdate at my friend Lara's house.  She had several other moms there, and hoards of kids running around.  Each of us moms compensated for our noisy wound-up kids, by bringing a yummy snack.  I can't remember what I brought, … [Continue reading...]

Flowertown Festival 2015: An Anticipatory Post

Flowertown Festival: An Anticipatory Post

This coming weekend will be the second year I participate in the massive Flowertown Festival 2015 in Summerville, South Carolina.  It's three long, hot days of aa-mazing homemade crafts, clothing and artwork.  Hundreds of Thousands of people flock to … [Continue reading...]

5 Non-Candy Themed Easter Basket Ideas

5 Non-Candy Themed Easter Basket Ideas from Palmettos and Pigtails

Our Easter basket tradition is simple....after a winter full of candy corn, candy canes and chocolates, we ask the Easter Bunny to lay off the sweets as much as possible, and focus on the impending summer!  Don't get me wrong, there are still a few … [Continue reading...]

5 Must Haves for a Girls’ Night In {and a Giveaway!}

Arbonne Gift Set Giveaway! from Palmettos and Pigtails

Life has been hectic around here lately.  Between spring cleaning, spring fever, sports, after school activities, traveling and the upcoming Flowertown Festival, I haven't had a chance to catch my breath.  Let alone catch up with my girl friends. So … [Continue reading...]