5 Ways to Make a Pretty Pantry

For a few decades, pantries became a thing of the past as homeowners embraced a modern age that included processed foods. Fortunately, in recent years, we’ve started demanding extra storage space in the kitchen, and the pantry is back. Most builders include a pantry of some kind in their plans, now. Just because it’s there, though, doesn’t mean it’s pretty! Wire shelving, ineffective lighting, and cramped spaces are all fairly typical of builder-grade pantries. Get ideas for upgrading yours with these 5 Ways to Make a Pretty Pantry.

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5 Ways to Display Your Instagram Photos

I absolutely loved the Instagram photo display board that Carmel from Our Fifth House shared here this week.    There are some great ideas and tutorials floating around out there that will provide you with even more incentives to download your Instagrams and put them where Grandma will get to see them.  Speaking of Grandma…any of these ideas would make a great gift idea for her!  Enjoy these 5 Ways to Display Your Instagram Photos.


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5 Ways to Get More Organized with FREE Printables

Whatever your goals are, I know that they can be more easily accomplished if you have a way to track your progress or the tools to organize your world a bit more so that you can have time and space for working on those goals.  Keeping track of things online is super handy, but some of us need something in front of us, that we can carry around, and actually write on.  That’s definitely the case for me: last year my printable blog planner helped me achieve some of my blogging goals.  I want to help you get organized so you can accomplish your goals, too–that’s why today I’m sharing 5 Free Printables for a New Year.

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Strawberry Jam Labels

I love canning.  I enjoy giving a fresh jar of jam to neighbors, friends and family.  It seems like everyone around me appreciates a little sugared fruit in a jar.  While doing my yearly strawberry jam canning session I realized that the little jelly jars fit perfectly back into the plastic crates that local grocery {…Read More…}