Find Your Perfect Outdoor Party Essentials 6

Thank you Wayfair for some great summer ideas to use in this blog post! Find Your Perfect Outdoor Party Essentials#Wayfair #Outdoor #PartyIf you’re like me, you love being outdoors! My family lives at around 6500 feet in the beautiful White Mountains of Arizona. Everyone always hears Arizona, and automatically thinks HOT…well, not here! Our forest has many opportunities for people to enjoy, with 6,300 miles […]


1000 Bulbs

Light Up Your Space With 1000 Bulbs 6

Thank you #USFG for partnering with me on this blog post! Light Up Your Space with 1000 Bulbs!#USFG #1000Bulbs I’ve seen ads for 1000 Bulbs online, but have never shopped with them before. When I saw the info about them on US Family Guide, I figured it was a great time to try them out. I trust US Family Guide’s opinions of certain companies, and […]

Who’s Ready for S’More Fun? (Sponsored by Wayfair) 6

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this sweet blog post!Who’s Ready for S’More Fun?#WayfairMarshmallowMadness #Sponsored #adIt’s crazy to think that it’s already August!! Here in the mountains of Arizona, we’re usually out all Spring and Summer long enjoying backyard barbecues, parties, etc. This year, however, was one of the worst in regards to fire danger here where we live. We were under Stage […]



Spring Outdoor Grilling & Entertaining with Wayfair – My Blogger’s Picks! 8

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this blog post & letting me be a part of the ” Blogger’s Picks” Spring Outdoor Grilling & Entertaining with Wayfair My Blogger’s Picks!#Wayfair #BloggersPicks #Shopping #TigerStrypesBlogIf you’re like me, you’re always looking around online for great deals, and amazing products. Wayfair is one of my favorite sites, to find all of that…and more! They always have […]

Learn How to Make an Outdoor Brick Bench #TigerStrypesBlog 17

Learn How to Make an Outdoor Brick Bench #TigerStrypesBlog You can call them bricks, or blocks…whatever you want.  I have seen things like this in home improvement store catalogs, and always wanted to make some for my yard.  Well, with Spring almost upon us here in the mountains of AZ, I thought “what better of a time?” The bricks are very inexpensive, but the wood […]


HAMSWAN HB-09 Portable Camping Lantern Review 4

Thank you HAMSWAN for partnering with me on this blog post! HAMSWAN HB-09 2-PackPortable Camping Lantern Review#HAMSWAN #AD #CampingLantern I couldn’t wait to try out the new HAMSWAN HB-09 2-Pack Portable Camping Lantern set from Amazon. With the season getting closer for us to be able to go camping here in the mountains of Arizona, I thought this would be perfect to add to our camping kit!  We […]

A Night Around the Campfire With Wayfair! 20

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this blog post! A Night Around the Campfire with Wayfair! #Sponsored / #Wayfair I remember years ago when we lived in California, always loving when we would plan a trip to go on vacation and enjoy camping with our family.  The only thing was that the trip took forever and being a young kid, with a little brother, […]



Decorate Your Yard With An Outdoor Nativity Set! 7

*I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample for review purposes. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* Christmas in today’s world has gone from what I remember with my family – a celebration of Jesus’ birth to what seems to be the “norm” in today’s world.  Celebrating gifts and money.  My husband and I make sure to […]

One Playspace At A Time – Claritin & Kaboom!

Parents! Vote Now to Help Kids Have More Fun – One Playspace at a Time As parents, we spend a lot of time discovering creative ways to nurture our children’s curiosity. Luckily, being outdoors provides the perfect landscape, fueling young imaginations and creating endless possibilities for exploration, discovery and creativity. Children’s Claritin hopes to inspire parents to create innovative play spaces in their backyards, and […]


Have You Heard of Rollors? 5

   Keep Your Summer Rolling!             “Rollors Outdoor Game” Have you heard of the new game called Rollors ®?  It looks like such a fun game that can be taken with you anywhere to have fun with family and friends!! , If this sounds like something you would like to try out, then read the rest of this post to enter […]

Make a “Ladybug Bowling Ball” #TigerStrypesBlog

“Ladybug Bowling Ball” #TBCCrafters Hop I’ve seen things like this on a lot of sites and found a really great one on Love, Pomegranate House‘s website.  Thought it would be fun to try out.  My husband had his old bowling ball in the garage sale box, since the holes just didn’t fit his hands anymore.  I asked him if I could use it for this project […]

How to Make a Metal Orb Pumpkin #TigerStrypesBlog 8

How to Make a Metal Orb Pumpkin I got my newsletter from good old Lowe’s the other day and saw this in there.  Thought it would be a fun one to try.  I sure wish painting and waiting for it to dry went quicker, but other than that, it turned out pretty good, I think.  This is one that I can use every season and […]

Outdoor Candlelight – #TBCCrafters – 05/09/2013 6

Outdoor Candlelight – #TBCCrafters – 05/09/2013 I saw this on “A Pretty Life in the Suburbs” blog, and wanted to make it to use for outdoor parties or even just for beautiful decor in or around the home.  Thought it would be adorable, and I wish I could make about 100 of them to put all around the yard for when we’re having a Marshmallow Roast […]