Veggie Tales: Noah’s Ark Giveaway

Veggie Tales: Noah's Ark DVD Giveaway from Palmettos and Pigtails

The very first videos Jayna ever saw were Veggie Tales.  I can't remember which story exactly it was, but there was a little girl carrot talking about how much God loved her...voiced by an actual child.  Jayna was smitten by the "interviews" and I … [Continue reading...]

A Dr. Seuss Door

The Lorax themed Dr. Seuss door for the classroom - Palmettos and Pigtails

Do you remember when we were in elementary school, there was always a "Class Mom?"  You know, that one mom who was in charge of organizing all of the class parties, collecting money for teacher gifts and helping to color/cut/laminate everything?  I … [Continue reading...]

March 2015 Cleaning Calendar

March 2015 Cleaning Calendar from Palmettos and Pigtails

I don't know about you, but I am ready for some spring weather.  We've had a pretty cold winter here in the south, and the rain has been ridiculous lately.  My poor girlies have only had 2 soccer practices/games in the whole season so far, thanks to … [Continue reading...]

{eMeals} Beef Stew Recipe

eMeals Beef Stew Recipe from Palmettos and Pigtails

Y'all, we have had a busy, COLD, week!  My mother-in-law surprised us with a quick visit from Florida, so we've been soaking up some "Sue Sue" around here.  The last thing I wanted to do was spend my evenings in the kitchen...too much catching up to … [Continue reading...]

A Love Story: 70 Years Later

A Love Story: 70 Years Later

This afternoon, I have a love story for you.  It's not my story, but belongs to my friend Jenny.  Her family got a 70 year old surprise this past Valentine's Day, and she's letting me tell you about it! It all started when Jenny's family {in … [Continue reading...]

Cleaning for the Cleaning Lady

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Today, we have a cleaning lady coming to "assess" our house.  Dave and I mutually agreed that we could squeeze a monthly deep clean into our budget, so we've started shopping around.  So today, I'm going to invite a stranger into my home to tell me … [Continue reading...]

Valentine’s Day Dance

Valentine's Day Dance table of goodies

Our neighborhood put on the cutest little Valentine's Day Dance for the kids this weekend.  It was the first time anything like this had been put on, so I had no idea what to expect...but I should have known that they'd pull out all the stops!  All … [Continue reading...]

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine's Day!

Happy Valentine's Day! We celebrated with heart shaped pancakes and a photo shoot! Lincoln was a little drooly... My little loves! For the tutorial on how to make their adorable t-shirts, check out this post, or even this one! Hope your … [Continue reading...]

DIY Valentine’s Day T-Shirts

DIY Valentine's Day T-Shirts

I know, I know.  I did these posts out of order.  The whole project started with my St. Patrick's Day T-shirt, but after that turned out so cute...I thought I'd make some more!  And the girls were able to help make their own Valentine's Day … [Continue reading...]

DIY St. Patrick’s Day T-Shirt

DIY St. Patrick's Day T-Shirt

Today's tutorial is one of my favorites so far.  It was so stinkin' easy, and I just loved how it turned out!  If you like this tutorial for my DIY St. Patrick's Day T-Shirt please share and pin it!  Spread the love! Materials: irona clean … [Continue reading...]