Posts Posts by: "Jessica Robbins"

The New Year is upon us, and with it comes goals and resolutions! Upon reflecting on things I wanted to improve in 2019, I immediately knew that I would like to create new reading spaces for my kids. Reading is essential for children, but there are so many other things competing for their attention…(Read More)

Christmas is here, ’tis the season to give with cheer. Have you made your list of teachers, friends, and family in need of a special gift? I love this time of year, but it can get hard on the wallet. Here are three gift ideas you can create that are all $10.00 or less…(Read More)

I LOVE gathering around the dinner table talking, laughing, and enjoying loved one’s company. Thanksgiving has always been a holiday that I hold near and dear to my heart. Time seems to slow down while we gather around the table with a fire crackling in the background, snow falling outside, and nothing but time…(Read More)

Happy Fall Y’all. Pumpkins, plaid, and porches…oh my! My favorite thing about this season is hands-down the colors! Where better to add a little fall flair and personality than your front porch? There are a couple of key pieces I like to add to create the perfect fall porch masterpiece. Let’s…(Read More)

  Do you have a fantastic animal in your life? We have a huge 1-year-old Labrador puppy, and I struggled to find a tall enough dog dish holder that I liked. I love this farmhouse/industrial DIY because it is my favorite style and it is also incredibly functional. It can be tailored…(Read More)

Succulents are the absolute hottest items right now. Everywhere you turn they are stealing the spotlight. This DIY combines my two favorite things: plants and logs. It’s time to get your green thumb dirty and create a show-stopping piece for your front porch. Supplies: *Log with holes in it *Potting soil *Succulents *Planting…(Read More)

Father’s Day is right around the corner. What in the world do you get the guy who has everything? Sometimes, the best presents are not purchased in stores. It’s time to roll up your sleeves and create the best Father’s Day present ever! Supplies: Canvas Acrylic paint in assorted colors Paintbrush Directions…(Read More)

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the mamas out there! Can you believe it is already May? Are you stressed out about what to give your Mom or Grandma? Have no fear, this t-shirt necklace is the absolute perfect gift-giving idea. It’s super cute, comfortable, and unique, just like your Mom…(Read More)

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s January 2018 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  photos by Jessica Robbins Nothing is better on a cold winter day than snuggling up by a cozy fire. We have a fireplace in our home, and we burn…(Read More)

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s December 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  Trying to stay up-to-date and mix up your Christmas decor can get pricey. This DIY involves repurposing everyday items: tomato cages and flowerpots. Get ready to create…(Read More)