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10 Item Checklist to Prepare Your Home for Overnight Guests

May 23, 2017
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Expecting house guests soon? Don’t stress. I am a frequent house guest when I visit my family on the east coast and have hosted others in my home. I have compiled my ultimate checklist to prepare your home for overnight guests. 10 Item Checklist to Prepare Your Home for Overnight Guests 1. Gather “things to […]

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10 Scrumptious Strawberry Recipes

May 23, 2017
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Are you a fan of strawberries like me? I love to buy them by the flat and then find new ways to serve them. Lately, I have been freezing the extras and adding them to my morning smoothie. We put together some scrumptious strawberry inspiration in this round-up from some of my favorite bloggers. Be […]

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Find Today’s Free eBooks

May 23, 2017
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Find Today’s Free eBooks  Which book categories do you like? Choose from recipes, DIY, parenting, business, and self-improvement, fiction, and non-fiction and more.  Before you download your free eBooks, make sure they are still showing $0.00 (free). The books don’t stay free forever and Amazon changes prices quickly. Today’s free eBooks were listed as $0.00 […]

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Copycat Decorating: Ethan Allen Inspired Bedroom

May 22, 2017
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  These clever Ethan Allen inspired items are easier on the wallet! I always get inspired when I walk into an Ethan Allen store. I grew up in New England and the traditional with a modern twist style is what I love. If you can afford to invest in quality furniture, you can accessorize with decorator look-a-likes. […]

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Honey Balsamic Pan Seared Salmon

May 22, 2017
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Eating healthy doesn’t have to be boring and bland.  We made a commitment to change the way we eat as a family.  My husband and I are both getting older and realizing that we need to be much more careful about what we are putting in our bodies as well. We’ve been eliminating a lot […]

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How to Turn Old T-Shirts Into Wall Art: Clever No Sew DIY Decor

May 21, 2017
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Do you have a hard time parting with old team t-shirts that your kids have outgrown or are you looking for an inexpensive way to decorate a wall? We show you how to turn old t-shirts into wall art.     If you don’t have t-shirts or don’t want to cut them up, you can […]

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Asiago Cheese Bowls

May 21, 2017
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Several years ago we were at a dinner party at a friend’s home and he made these amazing little salad bowls from Parmesan cheese.  Recently I played with making Asiago Cheese Bowls and they were delicious!   Asiago Cheese Bowls Ingredients: Shredded Asiago Cheese Instructions: Preheat a lightly oiled skillet over medium heat. Sprinkle the […]

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How to Shop at Amazon Like a Money Saving Pro With 25 Smart Ideas

May 20, 2017
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    How to Shop at Amazon Like a Money Saving Pro With 25 Smart Ideas! 1.Gold Box Deals. Lightning Deals and Top Markdowns –  Gold Box deals are valid for a day and Lighting Box deals are valid for a short time, usually a few hours until they are sold out. The Lightning Box deals will […]

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Individual Peach Jar Cakes

May 20, 2017
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 Peaches are one of my favorites flavors and I absolutely love to bake with them.  Look for frozen peaches when the fresh ones are out of season. Some time ago we showed you how to make a Blueberry Dump Cake and this recipe is basically the same.  Rather than using fresh berries you’ll use sliced […]

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10 DIY Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home

May 19, 2017
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At our house, we are moving away from strong noxious cleaning products and are trying DIY cleaning products.      We asked some of our favorite bloggers for their DIY cleaning product hacks along with their “recipes.” Here are 10 DIY Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home     Homemade Soft Scrub Cleaner by […]

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Chocolate Dessert Bowls Made with Balloons – So Creative!

May 19, 2017
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I love to create unique desserts. I’ve seen Chocolate Dessert Bowls on more than one occasion and decided it was time to try to make them.  They’re really quite simple to make and are absolutely lovely.  They make the perfect serving dish for many dessert favorites like ice cream, mousse, pudding, brownie sundaes and more. […]

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