DIY Garden Markers made out of Sticks

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I am not sure about where you live but here in Ohio May is the time to plant flowers, veggies, herbs, and plants. Like a good neighbor, I planted all sorts last weekend, cleaning up our beds and mulching as well.  I also filled three planter boxes full of herbs. While the plastic little stakes {…Read More…}

Patriotic Craft {God Bless America Printable}

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We are heading into summer which means – patriotic season is right around the corner.  All-American pastimes like baseball and barbecues, picnics and parades will soon be on my family’s agenda.  I also love seeing all the classic red, white and blue décor that will sprout up.  I had a friend design the music chart {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Repurpose a Drawer

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Those lonely drawers without a dresser that you spot at curbside trash piles and garage sales? Don’t pass them by! Drawers are actually super easy to repurpose and there’s a lot that you can do with all or part of a drawer. Drawer fronts typically have some type of beveled or raised edge, which adds way more character to a project than a regular board. And drawer boxes are exactly that–a ready made box! Check out some of the neat ways you can transform old drawers with these 5 Ways to Repurpose a Drawer.

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Why I Don’t Throw My Kid’s Birthday Parties

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No I am not a mean mom that doesn’t believe in celebrating my kids.  I love birthdays.  In fact, August is my birthday month and I pull the “it’s my birthday month” card the entire 31 days.  I love birthdays.  It is a day where we set aside to celebrate the special people in our {…Read More…}