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A and Bean Baby

A and Bean Baby

When you find a baby product that is THAT good, you want to tell everyone about it.  These bibs from AandBeanBaby are to die for! The patterns and prints are so cute and would make an amazing baby shower/new baby gift.  Allie who is the […]

DIY Fireplace Makeover

DIY Fireplace Makeover

Making Our New House Feel New It’s funny buying an older home with “character” because a lot of the things in the house that give it  personality are things we would have never picked out ourselves. It’s been a fun challenge and has us constantly […]

Pancakes & Pajama party

Pancakes & Pajama party

  Everyone loves a good theme for a party, right?  Having a theme makes it so much easier to plan, in my opinion! Pinterest has really been a life saver!  When I heard of a pancake & pajamas party, I was sold immediately! We did […]

Finding time

Finding time

Once I had baby #2 (in January), I feel like my brain has been fried.  I have become so forgetful.  I am always trying to find time these days.  As moms, we juggle so much, trying to keep the kids doctor appointments straight, finding time […]

Engagement gift ideas

Engagement gift ideas

I have recently had 2 close people in my life get engaged.  One is my sister and the other a good friend.  Do you ever wonder what to get them for a gift, when they get engaged? Of course, you want to celebrate them and […]

RE-Launch!

RE-Launch!

Basically Sprinkles is Back! We know… we got all excited, launched our blog, created a Facebook Page, Instagram and Pinterest account, got lots of positive feedback then we got pregnant, got tired and we totally dropped the ball on our blog. Ahhh! #fail #youknowyouramomwhenyouonlyusehashtagsinyourblog When […]

More exciting news for Basically Sprinkles!

More exciting news for Basically Sprinkles!

Things have been pretty quiet around here lately…there is good reasoning for it too!   We are due with #2!  January will be here before we know it!   The first trimester was pretty rough with the food aversions, not keeping food down, and all […]

Pie Night!

Pie Night!

  Our family has started the tradition of homemade pizza on Friday nights! We love making them at home for so many good reasons but no.1 reason is that the toppings and options are endless! You can create whatever you want, however you like it! […]

Nothing but veggie wrap

Nothing but veggie wrap

Veggie wraps and sandwiches have become one of my new favorites! They’re full of flavor and so good for you, especially if you’re trying to eat clean. Also great for on the go meals… I packed this and took it with me to the playground […]