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Oatmeal Banana Muffins

Oatmeal Banana Muffins

  I don’t know about anyone else but I never buy bananas with the intention of making banana bread or muffins or anything. However, somehow I buy them and they turn brown and that is the only option I have left to do with them.…

How To Celebrate With Friends or Family During the Coronavirus(COVID-19) Outbreak

How To Celebrate With Friends or Family During the Coronavirus(COVID-19) Outbreak

“How To Celebrate With Friends or Family During the Coronavirus(COVID-19) Outbreak” Socially, Social Distancing As many of the DIYDougherty followers know, Mike and I have the same birthday. Last year was the big 3-0 and we posted the pros and cons of having the same…

12 Ideas to Survive COVID-19 While Your Kids Are Stuck At Home

12 Ideas to Survive COVID-19 While Your Kids Are Stuck At Home

Did your kids school close because of the coronavirus? Ours did and now we are beginning to stress about what to do with them all day while we are stuck in the house. Ok, I’m for the safety and health of the community but I’m…

Nate’s Trail Mix

Nate’s Trail Mix

How much do we love our sweet boy? More and more each day. Over the weekend Nate asked if we could make some trail mix a special way because he doesn’t like all the ingredients that come in the Costco blend of trail mix. I…

DIY HEART STAMP

DIY HEART STAMP

For those brave enough to let their kids use paint, this is a fun little art project for Valentine’s Day. Even better is you probably already have everything you need to do this. What You’ll Need: 1 cardboard paper towel tube, cut in half or…

DIY HOT CHOCOLATE VALENTINES

DIY HOT CHOCOLATE VALENTINES

  This year I decided to make Nathan’s valentines to pass out at school. Normally I am all for running into Target, grabbing a box of Paw Patrol little cards and calling it a day. However, our son’s class is not very large and I…

No Bake Date & Pecan Brownie Bites

No Bake Date & Pecan Brownie Bites

This past weekend I made Cravings by Chrissy Teigen’s recipe for brownies and they were absolutely amazing! So much so that we were having trouble not eating the entire batch.  Now there was a time that I would have zero shame and go after every…

Greek Salad Dip

Greek Salad Dip

While planning a party recently I found myself wanting something different than our normal chips and salsa or seven layer dip. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good spinach dip and nachos but I also wanted something that could be deemed to be on…

DIY Christmas Hoop Wreath

DIY Christmas Hoop Wreath

Hello my fellow DIY enthusiasts! My name is Caitie, from caitiegetscreative on instragram. I have had the pleasure of being friends with Julia for many years now! Throughout this time, I have seen her zest for all things DIY and this holiday season I’ve decided…

DIY ACORNS

DIY ACORNS

DIY ACORNS Everyone has Easter Eggs hanging around in November right?  In reality we were going through holiday decorations trying to consolidate them into one space and found a bag of open eggs. When we originally bought these eggs in April, I got them at…