Whole 30 Timeline Calendar

Whole 30 Timeline Calendar Check off Days, and see what the timeline has in store for you. Keeps you motivated to get past those harder days.

Ack! We are starting a Whole 30 tomorrow! For the whole month of September we will only be eating whole foods. No sugar, no dairy, no grains…and since we don’t drink anyway, no alcohol should not be a problem for us. ūüėČ My husband came to me a few weeks ago and said he wanted […]

12 Easy Fall Wreaths

12 Easy Fall Wreaths

The air is definitely getting cooler, and ¬†Instagram and Pinterest are full of people decorating for fall…if you are ready to change out your welcome on your door, here are 12 easy fall wreaths to get inspired by! ¬†Fall Wreath Book Page Wreath Birdie Wreath Candy Corn Wreath Cupcake Liner Wreath Mesh Fall Wreath Burlap […]

August Remodel Update

Making the World Cuter Remodel Update. Showing the progress of 2 kids bedrooms that can grow with them and the hall that connects them. So many good ideas to make these rooms look like a million bucks!

I told you yesterday that we currently are working on my kids rooms in our remodel. My husband was working hard while I was in Utah with my kids for 3 weeks. He put in wood floors in both rooms, put up a gorgeous planked wall in my boy’s room, and put in board and […]

DIY Bean Bag Toss

DIY Beanbag Toss Game

Hiya there! I know it’s been pretty quiet here this summer, but you all know how it is when you just want to soak up every last drop of precious non-scheduled glorious time. This summer has been full of fun and exciting things over at the Making the World Cuter house. Lots of remodeling projects […]

15 Back to School Ideas

15 Back to School Ideas

  Back to School Wreath¬†| Lazy Susan Homework Station | After School Safety Tips | First Day of School Printable Signs | Traditions for a New School Year | DIY Notebook Organizer | Positive Pencil Pretzels | Back to School Sugar Cookies | Preparing Kids for Middle School | Homework Caddy | Back to School […]

Tasty and Delicious Zucchini Recipes

Zucchini recipes, desserts, appetizers, zoodles and more!

Zucchini is a plenty this time of year and I couldn’t be happier. It’s hands down one of my favorite veggies. So here are a bunch of tasty looking zucchini recipes. zucchini lasagna | Veggie Kabobs | Tinkerbell Cookies|Cilantro Lime Chicken Zoodles | Parmesan zucchini rounds |Blackened Portabello Burger|summer squash casserole| cheesy zucchini and tomato […]

24 Lunch Ideas (for grown ups)

24 Lunch I

For people all over the country little people are sporting backpacks, carrying lunch boxes, and getting on big yellow buses to take them away from their parents for a whole 6 glorious hours 5 days a week. Here in my little town of Bend Oregon…we don’t go back until the second week of September. Another […]

Turkey Basil Toasted Bagel

Turkey Basil Toasted Bagel with tomato, avocado and cream cheese. Yum!

This post has been sponsored by Foster Farms, all opinions are my own. I LOVE sandwiches. They are probably my favorite food (after tacos). It’s because sandwiches are so versatile. I can put just about anything delicious between two slices of bread (don’t get me started on how much I love bread) and be perfectly […]

22 Crafts for Kids

22 Crafts for Kids

Hi everyone! I have been out of town for the past 3 weeks and just got home to a bunch of remodeling projects and my house in chaos…so to say that I’m a little scattered and have been a little MIA would be an understatement! I wanted to let you all know that I am […]

Back to School with Shamrock Farms

Back to School with Shamrock Farms

It pains me to say it, but the new school year is quickly approaching. That means it’s probably just about time to get to back-to-school shopping… how many of you have started already? Pin a rose on your nose! Teasing of course, way to be prepared! For the rest of us, how would you like […]

18 Desserts for Kids

18 Sweet Treats for kids, desserts that kids will love

Turtle Cupcakes | Golden Snitch Cupcakes | No Churn Cookie Monster Ice Cream | Dumbledore’s Pensieve Jello | Shaun Sheep Movie Marshmallows¬†| Princess Popcorn Balls | Minion Sugar Cookies | Easy Homemade Dark Chocolate Pudding | ¬†Different Frosting Types | Lemon Sunshine Baking Cup Cookies| Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake | Rocky Road Ice Cream | […]

Minions Crafts and Recipes

Minions Crafts, Recipes and DIY

The world seems to be Minion crazy and you guys are no exception. I had a different theme of featured planned for this week but when I looked through the last few weeks of Block Party it was clear that a Minion feature needed to be done! So here are tons of minions crafts, recipes, […]

Easy Asian Chicken Salad

Delicious Asian Chicken Salad Recipe-using some ready to eat ingredients, this can be whipped up super fast and ready for a meal, or a side dish in minutes.

Foster Farms¬ģ has sponsored this post, and asked me to create a recipe using their delicious product…this is one of my favorites. This is hands down one of my very most favorite salads to munch on any time of year, but it is especially yummy in these hot summertime months. Sometimes I buy kits for […]

17 Refreshing Summer Drinks

17 Refreshing Summertime Drinks, some virgin...some not so virgin. Something for everybody!

I know it’s been said before, but we all know it’s going to be said again…probably in the next few minutes, so let me just get it out there; “It’s HOT!” I am not one to complain about warmth and sunshine and any excuse to sit by the pool…but sometimes you just need to cool […]

Summer Mantel

Cute Summer Mantel Ideas with a green and yellow lemonade theme.

My white living room is complete, and that means this month’s mantel is finally against the wall it was always meant to be against! Now that July 4th is over…and no major holidays are coming up, I was able to do just a fun summer mantel with some fun and bright pieces and I am […]

We Made It Kits by Jennifer Garner

Fun We Made It Kits by Jennifer Garner

Is it hot where you are? It’s been averaging in the high 90’s here, so we’ve been trying to find some things to do inside when it just becomes too hot to be outside. We have absolutely been LOVING these We Made It by Jennifer Garner kits. Making things with my kids is always a […]

Indoor Summer Activities

Indoor Summer Activities, for when it's too hot to play outside.

I hope you are all enjoying your summer, I am so in love with this season, but it’s been SOOOO hot this last week that all I want to do is lay down with my air conditioning blasting…oh wait I don’t have air conditioning. That’s right, here in central Oregon the summers are usually pretty […]

Don’t Eat Pete 4th of July

Don't Eat Pete 4th of July version. Perfect for kids to play while waiting for the fireworks to start!

I’m really pushing it here! The 4th of July is tomorrow for all of my stateside friends, and one of the hardest things about this holiday for many is waiting for the firework show to start! This year I will be bringing this Don’t Eat Pete game and some candy for them, so they can […]

Screen Time Tokens Reward System

Screen Time Tokens. Use as a reward system for the kids after they are done with their jobs. At the end of the week if they have any leftover they get to trade them in for prizes.

This post has been in the works since about mid May. I wanted to iron out all the kinks and figure out exactly what our system would be before I shared. I have to say, I feel really good about this fun reward system…using screen time tokens with my kids has been a lifesaver this […]

30 Red White and Blue Projects


¬†Super Simple Summer Throw Quilt|¬†¬†Patriotic Bunting¬†| Vintage Bandana Bowl Covers | Kid-Friendly Patriotic Punch¬†|¬†Patriotic Pudding Pops | Patriotic Fruit Cones¬†|¬†Patriotic Fruit Tart¬†|¬†Framed Ribbon Flag¬†|¬†Bohemian Baby Doll Dress and Ribbon Wands¬†|¬†Red, White, and Blue Tie Dye Napkins¬†|¬†Red, White, and Blueberry Ice Pops |¬†Free Flat Front Skirt Pattern¬†|¬†Pottery Barn Inspired Stenciled Flag Pillow¬†|¬†Patriotic Denim and Burlap Placemats¬†|¬†4th […]