Get the latest post delivered right to you From Grinning Like An Idiot

Hey! I'm Stephanie of Grinning Like An Idiot. Grinning Like An Idiot is me whenever I do something that makes me happy, whether it is sewing, painting, vacationing, a funny interaction, just life in general. Read More

Grumpy-Cat Twitter Follower
Sep 19th, 2014 On The Homefront

Check out this doggie video, Sophie heard the dogs on the video and tilted her head and was practically standing on my laptop!: I opened my email Monday morning and found these two new twitter followers:) I LOVE the tag-lines! […]

Sep 17th, 2014 On The Homefront

Hey Babe, This past week was pretty nice! It was my last ‘work’ week and when the weekend came the kids and I had a blast. We washed the car and cleaned out the inside, which if you’d seen it […]

Grumpy Cat mime
Sep 12th, 2014 On The Homefront

Hey Babe, I know you don’t have a ton of time over there to look up funny things, so I hope you enjoy this mime.  I’m not sure where it came from but I busted up laughing at Tyler’s soccer […]

Sep 10th, 2014 On The Homefront

Hey Babe, I skipped week 7 for a recap because frankly nothing really noteworthy happened, it was a nice boring, nothing new week.  But week 8 brought a number of changes. Emily has her first loose tooth!  It’s the bottom […]

Aug 28th, 2014 On The Homefront

Hey Babe, Saw this Dog’s Bedtime Prayer on Facebook, where I find all my funny stuff and news, and I knew you’d appreciate it: I knew you’d like this: because Sophie sleeps on your side   And this video also […]

Aug 25th, 2014 On The Homefront

Hey Babe, The tough week finally came, I have never felt so powerless, so helpless.  The kids finally asked the questions that I couldn’t know, didn’t know, couldn’t answer and fought my brain not to think about. I had left […]

Latest Blog Posts

Boys Bedroom Makeover - Explorer and Adventurer
Sep 29th, 2014

You all have seen Em’s bedroom makeover.  What you didn’t see behind the scenes is: I told LilMan 3 days before the big reveal because I knew, I KNEW, he was going to look down, with his lips down turned, […]

SAHM-vs-Working Mom
Sep 18th, 2014

So I Quit, Am I JUST a SAHM? This post is not about the kids, crafts etc., and more about me and maybe even you.  I have been in the workforce for over 15 years. I worked my way up from […]

How to Make Dog Leash
Sep 15th, 2014

We’ve had Sophie for a little over a year and this is the first dog that we’ve ever had that could tear up a dog leash in 1 minute to 3 minutes.  We’ve found that she can destroy a nylon […]

Epcot: Every spot is a photo op
Sep 8th, 2014

There is a reason why people come from all over the world to visit Walt Disney World, it’s the magic and wonder. Not only is it amazing but the whole undertone and atmosphere is catered toward children’s happiness and safety. I […]

How to Paint War Eagle_grinninglikeanidiot-0351
Sep 4th, 2014

Football season is coming up – YEAH – TAILGATING!!!! I went to Auburn University for Grad School (that was really the first time I’ve ever had to study, it was a great MBA program!). So if you’ve been following me, […]

How to Paint an Ole Miss Helmet
Sep 1st, 2014

Football season is coming up – YEAH – TAILGATING!!!! I went to Ole Miss, by far the best school in the nation for tailgating (IMO ). People setup wonderful displays in The Grove with lots of finger foods, decorations and […]

Aug 31st, 2014

There is something about have breakfast for dinner that makes everyone come to the table ready to relax and ready to savor the food.  I think it has to do with the end of the day. At least in my […]

Magic Kingdom: Ben the Birthday Boy
Aug 21st, 2014

The first time we took the kids to Walt Disney World I think we made several mistakes that culminated into a vacation, that simply wasn’t a vacation, it was exhausting… The kids were 3 and 5 years old, too young […]

Nickelodeon Spongebob Family Pic
Aug 18th, 2014

Ben and I originally planned to go to Italy this year for his 40th birthday and the vacation of a life-time, but once we found out that he was going to be deployed we changed our plans to have a […]

Pizza Pool and Smores Party
Aug 14th, 2014

What better way to end the summer than spending some time with some great girls, having pizza and eating decadent S’mores beside a pool!  THERE IS STILL SOME SUMMER LEFT, take my advice HAVE SOME FRIENDS OVER AND S’MORE IT […]

Jul 31st, 2014

I’ve recently had the conversation with my kids about “Make vs. Buy” when we decided to make chocolate covered pretzels rather than buy them. The cost of make vs buy is two fold: Time is Money: which do you have […]

Are you ready for Christmas?

Pet Portrait

Commission a Pet Portrait by 10/1 to ensure you or your loved one receives it by Christmas!
Read More

Latest Pins on Pinterest

  • DIY Homemade Baby Vapor Rub - Today's the Best Day

  • 18 Glow in the Dark Ideas for Kids

  • 3 Tips to eating healthier on a small budget

  • Follow Me on Pinterest

Buy Prints of My Art

Browse other gifts from Zazzle.