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The Best Father’s Day Gift Guide for 2017

Get the perfect Father's day gift this year! I have compiled the best list of gift ideas: Gift's to Impress, Gift's Under $50, and Personalized Gifts. || Yellow Rose Life ||

 The Best Father’s Day Gift Guide for 2017: Men are so hard to buy for… well at least the men in my life. So, I put together several gift ideas to help you shop! I have made three lists below: Gifts to Impress, Gifts Under $50, and Personalized Gifts.  Many of the items I’ve listed my dad, father-in-law and husband own and LOVE. My husband is my second set of eyes to proof reading, and he’s already all, “Ohhh I like that, I...

Mexican Street Corn Dip

Mexican Street Corn Dip || Super Yummy Corn Dip, perfect for any party or just dinner at home! || Yellow Rose Life ||

Mexican Corn Dip is the perfect dip for any party. Serve as a side dish or top your favorite tacos! Super yummy, get your spoons ready!  Warning…. this is extremely addicting! I always have to ask my husband to take it away before I douse it in salt to make it inedible. Seriously though, it’s crazy delicious. If you’re taking Mexican Street Corn Dip to a party you need a double helping. Trust me. ...

Moving Tips: Stay Organized Between Homes

Moving Tips | Stay Organized When Moving, Stay Organized Between Homes | FREE MOVING GUIDE INSIDE || Yellow Rose Life ||

Moving Tips: Stay Organized Between Homes: Before packing even started, I knew it was a big possibility that we would be between homes for a week or more. Background: We sold our house and were in a lease-back (you lease your house from the people who bought it) for only 30 days, and didn’t have a closing date on our new house yet. I don’t get stressed easily, but this could be the pinnacle of stress, being homeless with 2...

DIY First Birthday Picture Display

Baby's First Birthday Picture Display || Baby's first birthday is so special. Display all those pictures over the first year at their first birthday, in this unique way || Yellow Rose Life ||

 First Birthday Picture Display: That First year seems to fly by, although at times it crept by slowly in a sleep-deprived slumber. Both my first and second babies seemed to turn one before I could blink, and I’m sure my third will follow suit. Planing that first birthday party is always so fun for me, because I get out my crafting DIY hat! In this post I will talk about the picture display I made for my son’s 1st birthday....

The Fireplace Mantel

 The Fireplace Mantel: I really want to tell everyone I meet about my fireplace mantel. I’m just THAT IN LOVE!  I knew in my head exactly what I wanted, turn of the century barn wood beam, all banged up, weathered, worn, and aged, light in color… pretty specific, and if you know how much original barn wood costs, a very large price tag. ...

In the Beginning

Starting the Blog: January 2017- This was harder than I thought! Everything thing I read was ‘just one Click’, ‘start a blog in 10 min’, ‘so easy anyone can do it’. Well… not for me. I consider myself pretty tech-savvy, no expert by any means, but no dummy either and it was not just Click, Click, Click… Boom you’re done. I’m on my second week of trying to find time between work days, naps, preschool drop off, laundry, and play...

Personalized Gift Bag

Personalized Gift Bag || Homemade gift bags really say you care, and are fun! Baby Girl, Shower Gift, Baby Shower || Yellow Rose Life ||

Personalized Gift Bag Ideas – There is nothing more personal then a homemade card or gift bag. Getting someone a gift they want is nice, but it shows you went the extra mile when it comes with a personalized bag.  ...

Moving Tips: Take the Stress out of Packing

Moving Tips: Take the Stress out of Packing || Why make packing to move stressful? Here you will find useful techniques that will help keep you sane during this crazy time. || Yellow Rose Life ||

Moving Tips: Take the Stress out of Packing: When the SOLD sign went up at our old house, I was so happy. We sold our house in 2 weeks and got above our asking price, woo hoo! Oh… but now that means we have to move… PANIC!  Ok stay calm… think.  I need to somehow take the stress out of packing. ...

How to Shop Craigslist

5 Easy Tips How to Shop Craigslist || Here are 5 easy Craigslist Shopping tips. How to be a more efficient Craigslist shopper. Get the look you want for less! Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. Also, shop unique and vintage finds without leaving home! || Yellow Rose Life ||

 How to Shop Craigslist: I have a crazy obsession with Craigslist. I think it was born from a couple of different reasons. #1. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. That always feels good, right?! #2. I want THAT, but I don’t want to PAY THAT. Solution, find it used! I can find almost anything I want, and friends and co-workers have asked me, “How do you do that?”, or they say “I can never find anything on Craigslist.” I have decided to share...