June 2016 - Lily & Val Living

June 2016 Archive

DIY 3-D Flower Canvas Art – Part 1
DIY 3-D Flower Canvas Art – Part 1

This week we are so excited to share part 1 of this super fun and beautiful do-it-yourself idea!  After making this project for ourselves, we now want to make one for everyone we know!  We love this DIY art because you can customize it to your home, your wedding, or season!  This 3-D flower canvas is […]

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La Croix Mocktail Recipe: Coconut Lime
La Croix Mocktail Recipe: Coconut Lime

Last week for Father’s Day, I whipped up these coconut lime mocktails! Everyone in my family loved them so I thought I would share the very simple recipe with you all! They are the perfect, refreshing drink on a hot summer day! Mak and I are quite obsessed with La Croix Sparking Water and Coconut […]

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In the Kitchen: Flavored Iced Tea Syrups
In the Kitchen: Flavored Iced Tea Syrups

We know that the classic sweet tea recipe is beloved among many during the warm days of summer, but we thought it would be fun to try a few new ways to sweeten up a glass of iced tea this summer! Tea syrups are easy to make and you can infuse them with endless flavors! We […]

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Pretty Ordinary Friday #8
Pretty Ordinary Friday #8

For the Pretty Ordinary series, we’re documenting snapshots of our week that may not be the prettiest or the most interesting, but we enjoyed each instance and want to remember them! These are the behind-the-scenes, in-between moments – the small peeks that would otherwise be forgotten. Join us as we use this series to scrapbook the unedited, […]

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DIY Recylced Outdoor Planters
DIY Recylced Outdoor Planters

As you can tell from our previous posts, we love to recycle old, unused objects and make them into something special – like flower planters!  We had so much fun finding unique vases for simple flower arrangements that we decided to take it outside! Containers for the outdoors have to be a little more weather-proof […]

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Pretty Ordinary Friday #7
Pretty Ordinary Friday #7

For the Pretty Ordinary series, we’re documenting snapshots of our week that may not be the prettiest or the most interesting, but we enjoyed each instance and want to remember them! These are the behind-the-scenes, in-between moments – the small peeks that would otherwise be forgotten. Join us as we use this series to scrapbook the unedited, […]

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Faux Real Floral Design – Getting Started
Faux Real Floral Design – Getting Started

Friends, I am so excited today because we are launching our latest blog series collaboration with Emily Cowey owner of The Virginia Lynn Co., a Pittsburgh-based prop rental and photo styling company! Floral design is a big part of what Emily does on a regular basis and for this series we wanted to share her tips […]

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June Happy Mail Idea – Travel Necessities
June Happy Mail Idea – Travel Necessities

Happy June everyone!  We know that summer is on its way and so are all the awesome vacations you’ve been looking forward to!  If you know someone excited about an upcoming trip, send them a little goodie bag filled with helpful toiletries to get them ready for those travel days!  We’ve created this little travel necessities bag […]

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Pretty Ordinary Friday #6
Pretty Ordinary Friday #6

A holiday weekend means a whole lot of relaxing and a lot less time on our phones, but Val managed to find some pretty cool things over Memorial Day weekend! For the Pretty Ordinary series, we’re documenting snapshots of our week that may not be the prettiest or the most interesting, but we enjoyed each instance and […]

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Free June Desktop and iPhone Download
Free June Desktop and iPhone Download

Now that Memorial Day has come and gone, I’m ready for all things summer! I wanted this month’s FREE desktop download to get you feeling the summer vibes, too! I hope these little slices of summer brighten your screens this month! Enjoy! Dowload JUNE DESKTOP WALLPAPER  DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS >> Click the “JUNE DESKTOP WALLPAPER” link or the […]

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