7 Fall Wreath Ideas Made Easy

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Summer had technically ended with the first day of fall. Fortunately we've been blessed with another week of hot weather before the inevitable cold brutal winter, the Farmers Almanac predicts, takes over. Although summer is my favourite weather, with … [Read more...]

#UsedParty Twitter Party Alert

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Recently I up-cycled gorgeous vintage lamps to a more glitz and glamour version. I also purchased a couple wingback chairs that I plan to reupholster for a classic modern set in my living room. Used and up-cycle have become a regular part of my … [Read more...]

Fresh Start at Pre-School Labeling School Supplies

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School is back in; many of the older kids are back already but my 4 year old is starting her first day of pre-school this week and our house has been full of preparation and lots, and lots, of squeals. Over the years my older kids have had things go … [Read more...]

Be Awesome Linky Party 8/09 – Share DIY, Crafts and Recipes #BeAwesomeParty

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We're back for the another instalment of the Be Awesome Linky Party! We are loving all your link ups and are looking forward to even more gorgeous entries this week. Together with 7 other bloggers, I'm hosting a new linky party every Monday at 6 pm … [Read more...]

DIY Vintage Lamps to Glamorous #UsedHelps

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Not long ago I came to the conclusion that I am a DIY Diva. I think it's also important to confess that I am addicted to the hunt of a good deal but it's really the whole process from finding the deal to up-cycling the item to something amazing that … [Read more...]

Be Awesome Linky Party 1/09 – Share DIY, Crafts and Recipes #BeAwesomeParty

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We're back for the another installment of the Be Awesome Linky Party! We are loving all your link ups and are looking forward to even more gorgeous entries this week. Together with 7 other bloggers, I'm hosting a new linky party every Monday at 6 pm … [Read more...]

Be Awesome Linky Party 25/08 – Share DIY, Crafts and Recipes #BeAwesomeParty

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We're back for the another installment of the Be Awesome Linky Party! We are loving all your link ups and are looking forward to even more gorgeous entries this week. Together with 7 other bloggers, I'm hosting a new linky party every Monday at 6 pm … [Read more...]

Peach Bellini Mocktail

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  Peach Cobbler, Peach Crisp, Peach and Pineapple Upside Down Cake, could there be anything better? I suppose if you are not a fan of peaches, yes but I love peaches. In fact peaches is one of my most picky child's favourite fruit. Being that we … [Read more...]

Be Awesome Linky Party 19/08 – Share DIY, Crafts and Recipes #BeAwesomeParty

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We're back for the another installment of the Be Awesome Linky Party! We are loving all your link ups and are looking forward to even more gorgeous entries this week. Together with 7 other bloggers, I'm hosting a new linky party every Monday at 6 pm … [Read more...]

Campfire French Toast

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  Camping is one of favourite ways to spend time together vacationing as a family. We often go will extended family with travel trailers, making plans ahead for easy to make groups meals. With a plethora of little mouths to feed all wanting the … [Read more...]

Garlic Herb Grilled Potatoes

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During the summer potato packs are a staple for our meals. I love my barbecue and use it regularly throughout the summer. Having a garden full of fresh vegetables to choose from makes it even easier, especially baby potatoes which are perfect for … [Read more...]

Be Awesome Linky Party 13/08 – Share DIY, Crafts and Recipes #BeAwesomeParty

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We're back for the another installment of the Be Awesome Linky Party! We are loving all your link ups and are looking forward to even more gorgeous entries this week. Together with 7 other bloggers, I'm hosting a new linky party every Monday at 6 pm … [Read more...]

Rainbows and #DohVinci Art Party Giveaway

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All school year long I look forward to the summer months where the kids and I can enjoy each others company and relax the days away. Reality is much different, teen spats and daily statements of "I'm bored" until the sunshine comes out again and a … [Read more...]

I’m Kind of a Big Deal, a DIY Diva #UsedHelps

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Okay, okay, this isn't about the movie folks, although I still think it's one of the funniest I've seen. Hubs would not agree, nor would he admit that I'm Kind of a Big Deal DIY Diva. I'm not sure I need to call myself a Diva, Hubs wouldn't want it … [Read more...]

Lazy Cabbage Roll Casserole

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It's the middle of summer and I'm cooking casseroles. Have I mentioned how much I love casseroles? They are an easy, make ahead/pop in the oven kind of meal and that is important come back to school time. The other day I Hubs and I were rolling up … [Read more...]