Homemade Coffee Creamer

Homemade Coffee Creamer

I haven’t always paid attention to food labels, but after I started reading them I couldn’t believe the stuff that was in the “food” I was eating.  One product that needed to change was my coffee creamer, which I LOVE, so I decided to try making it myself.  Homemade Coffee […]

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DIY wood wreath, perfect for every season!

DIY wood wreath, perfect for every season!

Do you ever have the need to get crafty? Some may enjoy a glass of wine, others go fishing, or for a run. I like to craft, crating things is my vice. This DIY wood wreath, perfect for every season! It is just the kind of crafting I love.   The best part […]

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Sausage Kale Soup

Sausage Kale Soup

This is a very popular soup recipe at our house.  I can make a double batch of it and it’s still not enough to keep leftovers.  Very hearty, delicious and filling.  Sausage Kale Soup with cannellini beans and potatoes will keep em coming back for more…and more…and more.  What better […]

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Easy to make DIY mirror frame

Easy to make DIY mirror frame

Today I am sharing this easy to make DIY mirror frame, and I am so excited to share this tutorial! Everyone, I mean everyone probably has a mirror with no frame. This is the easiest way to class-it-up! I have had this mirror forever, it was a really basic one with […]

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Glazed Lemon Cranberry Muffins

Glazed Lemon Cranberry Muffins

Fresh, frozen, or dried, cranberries are not only for the holidays.  We love baking in this house and happened to find some fresh cranberries at the local grocer.  If you can’t find them fresh this time of year, you can simply modify the recipe with dried cranberries for a really […]

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20 simple crafts, perfect for Spring!

20 simple crafts, perfect for Spring!

Once we purchased our home and I wanted to have it decorated, I realized the fully decorated home costs money. At the time we were a really young family, in the throes of pregnancies and babies, and Dale was new in his career. So I began making smaller crafts to […]

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Easy peel and stick tile, fireplace surround makeover

Easy peel and stick tile, fireplace surround makeover

 Furniture makeovers are my favorite DIY project! I get instant results and usually spend less money than if I had gone out and purchased something brand new. This project today is all about an Easy peel and stick tile, fireplace surround makeover.  This makeover happened a while ago actually, but I […]

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Healthy Chicken, Quinoa and Vegetable Soup

Healthy Chicken, Quinoa and Vegetable Soup

Introducing the Healthy Chicken, Quinoa and Vegetable Soup recipe.  I wanted to call this the Easy, Healthy, Chicken, Quinoa, Sweet Potato and Vegetable Soup, but golly, that title just seemed a little too long, so I shortened it up…but only a little.  Don’t let my name for this tasty soup […]

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Valentine’s Day Heart Cake

Valentine’s Day Heart Cake

For some, nothing says “I love you” better than something homemade.  For others, the way to their heart really is through their stomach.  Why not cater to each of these love expressions by making a really yummy and seriously Valentinesy kind of dessert.  Pink and red, red and pink!  Chocolate […]

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Valentines day dinner for two easy tablescape and craft idea

Valentines day dinner for two easy tablescape and craft idea

Can you believe that Valentines day is next week?!!! I am over here still trying to organize and store my holiday decorations. However, here we are and I am sharing a Valentines day dinner for two easy tablescape and craft idea! With Valentines day almost here Mary and I were talking […]

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