WAHM fashion

spring fashion for the work-at-home mom

I’m sharing some thoughts on fashion this week and today its all about fashion for the work-at-home mom. …What?!?! Yes!! Working from home is a blessing I don’t take for granted. But its so easy to get laxidasical about my wardrobe and when I do, for some reason I just… Read More→

closet organization tips

9 tips for closet organization

I am a blessed girl with a stupid-big closet. Actually, I think I’m supposed to share it with the Mister because on one wall we have the large walk-in closet and on the opposite side is a decent size, but much smaller one. I’ve been informed that in the midwest… Read More→


sandisk connect wireless flash drive review

I don’t do a lot of product reviews, mainly because of the time involved in creating a good and helpful review. I’m usually busy with client sites, creating printables and graphics, and just keeping my head above water in general. But every now and then I come across a product… Read More→

content is king but design is queen graphic

quotables: content is king but design is queen

Ready for another “quotable”? Here’s one near and dear to my heart. Yes, content is king…but design is queen (especially in the world of blogging). And I’m not at all biased. Feel free to share via Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, or download the 5×7 printable PDF (link below). Enjoy! Content is… Read More→

15 Minutes to a Prettier Blog - http://www.thepixelboutique.com

15 minutes to a prettier blog: cut down the plugins and widgets

Wow, its been foreeevs since the last 15 Mins. to a Prettier Blog post. But today I’m going to let a bit of my geekery show and talk about plugins and widgets. This post mainly refers to WordPress blogs, but if you’re on Blogger, just think sidebar gadgets…they’re basically the same thing…. Read More→


weeknight family favorite recipe: old world tacos

It’s rare to find a recipe that every. single. person. loves, and that works on a busy weeknight. When I do find one, I love it so hard. Old World Tacos have been a said family favorite for about a decade now. I basically got the idea from one of… Read More→


quotables: april fools day

I’m starting something new called “Quotables”. You know, an inspiring or fun quote, graphically adorned. It may be weekly, or maybe not so weekly but I’ve got a bunch of quotes I cant wait to share with you. Feel free to share via Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, etc. And in most… Read More→

diy graduation announcements

diy graduation announcements: make this design for FREE!

If you have (or are yourself) a high school or college senior, you’re no doubt in the market for graduation announcements. Next year at this time, I’ll be in your shoes with my firstborn who will be graduating from high school. I can’t believe I just typed those words…forgive me… Read More→

April Digital Design Pack | Bloom

april digital design pack: bloom

Spring has sprung! Can you feel it? To celebrate April and all things Spring, this month’s design pack is bright and fresh and new. Reminding you to ‘bloom’. Bloom where you’re planted, bloom despite the odds stacked against you…bloom and share the best you have to offer the world. April… Read More→

toss designs rolling monaco bag giveaway

toss designs rolling bag giveaway

Way back when, I won an awesome contest for women entrepreneurs hosted by Spark and Hustle and Lifetime Moms. It was such an honor and I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the prizes that have made my life as a working mom a little bit easier and more enjoyable. One of the prizes I… Read More→