Holiday Lollipop Decorations

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Christmas is in full gear around the house now and this year I added a little whimsy to the front porch entry for the holidays. One of my daughter's favorite candy is lollipops right now, so I made some fun holiday peppermint lollipop decorations for our entryway.   It doesn't take a lot of time to make these. I got all of my supplies … [Read More...]

Christmas Countdown Advent Ideas

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Let the countdown begin! How many of you remember making paper chains to countdown the days to Christmas? I remember a few back in the day.. made out of red and green construction paper. And how about those advent chocolate calendars? Every little piece of chocolate brings us one day closer to Christmas morning! I love creating fun little … [Read More...]

Getting Back To The Blog

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Hey there friends! I know... I hear ya... "WHO is this girl? WHERE has she been?" Well I've been right here. There's been a lot going on that I will share when the time is right. But for now, I want to thank all of you for being so patient, understanding and hanging with me. Sometimes life presents us with some hard decisions, some big changes, and … [Read More...]

Make A Spring Eucalyptus Wreath

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Hey there friends! Can you believe Mother's Day is just next weekend? If you're still searching for that special mother's day gift or maybe just a little something to freshen things up around the house for springtime, here's a simple eucalyptus wreath to make! The great thing about eucalyptus is not only is it aromatic, but it can also repel bugs … [Read More...]

Tips to Get Your Swimming Pool Ready for Summer

Hey there friends! I don't know about you but I am MORE than ready for some warm weather! I've been daydreaming about sunshine and swimming pools! So today, I want to introduce you to Carol Atkins. When Carol Atkins decided to take on writing articles freelance, her friends knew she would be a success at it – Carol is that way with taking on new … [Read More...]

Silhouette Project Magnetic Brag Board

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Hey friends! I'm back in the ring again. Yes, I took a couple of weeks off for some much needed time to myself. The first of the year is always a busy time of regrouping, planning, goal setting, and even budgeting. But I'm happy to say that after the last two weeks, I'm back in the swing of things again and ready to get to work on my goals for … [Read More...]

2014 Goals

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New Year means new goals! If you have been following me for a while now, then you might remember last year when I talked about New Year's Resolutions and how I am a listy kinda person. And believe me, I have been making lists! And therein lies my struggle. I tend to make lists that are bigger than my schedule. Some may call it lofty goals, but I … [Read More...]