Google Plus Party with Mommy Is Coo Coo


Greetings from our spring break vacation! We are enjoying it at the beach! Would you believe we got here and I realized that I left all of the Easter basket goodies at home! UGH!! Had to hit the store today. Not happy about having all that extra candy when we get home! LOL! Speaking of Easter, I have a few ideas for some last minute table ideas!      Casual Easter Table      I tried the new Americana Decor

Summer Fun with Dollar Tree

Dollar Tree Summer Fun via Our Southern Home

**I am thrilled to be partnering with Dollar Tree to bring you a  first look of the upcoming Dollar Tree Summer Fun event. ** I know it is still spring, but summer is just around the corner! Today I’m sharing a sneak peek of what’s ahead for the Dollar Tree Summer Fun event! The event begins April 21 in Dollar Tree stores and at with a Flip-Flop Frenzy! Stores will open at 8:00 am Monday morning (your local time). Mall stores will post specific

DIY Monogrammed Chalk Art

DIY Monogrammed Chalk Art via Our Southern Home #chalkart #monograms #monogramcrafts #diy

I am so excited to announce a new monthly series with a few of my southern blogging friends to share Southern Style Decorating! I’m sure you’ve heard of them all! Our Southern Home, Refresh Restyle, Top This Top That ,  At Home with The Barkers, Daisy Mae Belle Each month we are going to bring you 5 themed projects to hopefully get your creative juices flowing! This month the theme is Monograms.   I love chalk art, and I haven’t created a new piece for

Vanity Stool Makeover with Chalky Paint

Stool Makeover with Americana Decor Chalky Finish Paint from Our Southern Home

**I am an Americana Decor Blogger. I was compensated with product and payment for this post. All opinions are my own…this product is fabulous!** Painting furniture makes me happy. I love to see the transformation. I have a mixture of painted and stained furnishings in our home.  I am loving how my vanity stool makeover with Americana Decor Chalky Finish Paint turned out. This was my first time painting with it, and I really like it!  I purchased this stool

Grow Your Google+ Circles


  Are you looking to grow your circles on Google+?  Do you want better SEO and increased website exposure? This is the place to be!  Welcome to the mommy is coocoo circles hop. *Update we’ve created a facebook group for Creative bloggers who google+.  Message me here with your email address if you would like to be in to the group. Now it’s time to party! I will include you in our shared circle if you…     1. Add our button (get it here)  to

My Healthy Home Away From Home

Grab and Go Vacationing Cleaning Tote with #WalgreensOlogy for #CollectiveBias via Our Southern Home

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. #WalgreensOlogy  I strive to create a healthy home for my family! It’s not easy, but I know it is something that must be done for the present and the future. I love to cook healthy meals for us using few processed ingredients. Fast food take-out is just not an option.  Believe it

$500 Cash April Giveaway

$500 Cash Spring Giveaway Graphic

 Are you ready to win some spring cash!!! Just in time for those outdoor projects!!! Good Luck! The major sponsors for this great giveaway are the following blogs: Domestic Superhero – Just Us Four – Swish Printables – Condo Blues – Our Southern Home – Persia Lou – Dial M for Moms – DIY Candy    a Rafflecopter giveaway

Bunny Makeover with Chalk Paint

Makeover Accessories with Chalk Paint for a new look via Our Southern Home

You guys know I love to paint!  I’ve been working hard to finish a bedroom suit. I can’t wait to share it with you! Sometimes I grow tired of accessories that I’ve had for years… this bronzed rabbit! He has just been sitting in a corner in the guest bedroom kind of out of site….out of mind.  You can change that with a little paint. Here I used Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Old White. It only took one coat….no

Most Hilarious Icky Moment

#ickies for Clorox by Our Southern Home #ad

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Clorox. The icky story and opinions are all mine! I spent the day looking through old photos…reminiscing! You should do it sometime! It will make you laugh and cry. Whether you are a parent or not, the best part of our lives are those spontaneous, imperfect moments. Those moments where memories are created. Unfortunately, some of these moments are downright icky, but Clorox is here to help you laugh through

Decorating with Vintage Eclectic Style


It’s true….over the years our home decorating style can change. Between trends and what we perceive to be in style based on what we see in magazines and online, can be quite overwhelming. I’ve seen many trends come and go through 24 years of marriage. For me, one thing that stays a constant in our home is furniture style. What’s my style….Vintage Eclectic in a nutshell. Vintage Eclectic is of time gone by. Stories are told and new memories are

Google+ Party Time


It’s April! It finally feels like spring here. I’ve been moving painting projects outside to enjoy the sunshine! Here are a few posts you may have missed and onto the Mommy Is CooCoo weekly Google+ party below!   Casual Easter Tablescape and an Easter Round-up of ideas from my blogging friends!       Cowboy Caviar   Are you looking to grow your circles on Google+?  Do you want better SEO and increased website exposure? This is the place to be!  Welcome to

Casual Easter Tablescape

Casual Easter tablescpape by Our Southern Home #easter #eastertablescape

April is almost here!!! 70s predicted this week and sunshine! Bring it on!  This week I’m sharing spring Easter inspiration with you all week along with a few of my blogging friends! I’ve shared a couple of crafts with your that are on my kitchen table for spring. Today I’ll be sharing the entire tablescape. It is very simple…nothing over the top!  I started with my sage green placemats and linen table runner. Here I placed the Grain Sack Chalky Painted Wooden