Small living space design: Living Room

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I am so excited to tell you all that our tough-to-decorate living room is now functional- and BEAUTIFUL. Small living space design is possible- it's just something you  need to be (very) creative with. Our once awkward living room space that was short on style, function and seating is now beautiful, functional and has plenty ...

Small living room furniture challenges

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We have a small living room with some big challenges in it.  So many times, we've grabbed magazines or searched online for help decorating "difficult" spaces or small spaces and what we find is - well, not the same as our definition of small. It's frustrating.  We have my parents' old (they'd had it for ...

How to Make Business Cards in PicMonkey

How to Make Business Cards in PicMonkey

I don't know about you but I am very tired of paying for a design for my business cards.  I wanted to learn how to make  business cards in PicMonkey and my friend Sadie agreed to show me. :) It's really not hard! The process of making business cards in PicMonkey is suuuper simple. It's just ...

Button Crafts – Cloth Napkins With Button Fruit Details

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I love buttons and I love making button crafts!  Vintage buttons, fancy buttons, wooden buttons, and even shirt buttons!  Button crafts are so much fun to make and so affordable.  These adorable cloth napkins with button fruit details are so sweet and inexpensive.  These are just shirt buttons in various colors.  You could really make a ...

Homemade Eczema Cream Recipe

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Two of my kids have eczema. I have it myself on and off.  It's itchy and uncomfortable.  We have tried a lot of products to help get some relief, but none seem to have a magical solution.  I decided to try to make my homemade eczema cream recently, and have been quite pleased with the ...

Must Have Fairy Gardens Accessories

Must Have Fairy Garden Accessories

Must Have Fairy Gardens Accessories   Fairy Gardens are an easy way to bring whimsy and fun into your garden this year. With these gardens you can grow gardens on a miniature scale or just add fairy accents throughout your full-sized gardens. A fairy garden is perfect if you are gardening in a small space or want ...

Printable Preschool Chore Chart

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My little one is allllllllllllllllllllllmost reading. She's so close. She's just not there.  But my little one, she's a helper kid, and loves having a list of things to do just like her mama.  She's also a big fan of crossing things off that list.  The apple didn't go far..... Anyway, I decided to go into ...

Dreaming of spring weather with flowers and color!

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This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine. Last week, my daughters and I stopped in at Dollar General to pick up some Lawn & Garden items.  Winter seemed to last forever here in Connecticut, and we needed some fun flowers and some color to give us a feel for spring. ...

Red Barn Canvas launches new Children’s line of canvas wall art

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Red Barn Canvas launches new Children's line of canvas wall art.  This post announcing the new brand from Red Barn Canvas is brought to you by my friends Kristy and Andy, the awesome behind RBC.     Introducing PinnsQueak Boutique, A Red Barn Canvas Brand full of fun, coordinating Canvas Wall Art specifically designed to grow with your ...

DIY St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Garland #TBCcrafters

DIY Shamrock Garland

Decorating your home for St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t need to be pricey or time consuming. With a quick trip to your local dollar store, you can craft this St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Garland, perfect for adding a little luck of the Irish to your home. It only takes a few minutes to make, and in ...