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25 DIYs of Christmas: Apple Butter Recipe with Free Printables!

Last year, I unknowingly started a Christmas tradition when I gave apple butter as gifts to our family. I’ve been asked to make it again this year, and I can’t say that I mind. I’m using the same recipe from … Continue reading

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25 DIYs of Christmas: For the Skin

Since we’re not going big on the gifts for the adults this Christmas, I thought it would be fun to make them little baskets with some homemade food, candles and skin care. I have the food and candle ideas down, … Continue reading

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25 DIYs of Christmas

Today, I’m starting something new and fun on my blog! Every day from now until Christmas, I will be posting something fun and DIY related on my blog, and I’ve invited some of friends to join, too! It will either … Continue reading

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Friday Finds

As I was going over our calendar and how many weeks we have until Thanksgiving, Cecilia’s birthday, Christmas and Freddy’s arrival, I literally gasped. It’s crazy. I’ve started making lists. All kinds of lists. Home project lists, craft lists, gift … Continue reading

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The DIY Chronicles

When I moved all of my craft supplies and half-finished projects from what is now Freddy’s room to my craft palace in the backyard, I could not deny it anymore. I have way too many unfinished projects. A feeling a … Continue reading

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DIY Work in Progress + Waffles!

I’ve been painting since I was a little kid. I never considered myself to be excellent at it, but it’s something I’ve always enjoyed. One of the things that I love the most about it is that it’s totally forgiving. … Continue reading

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Hello, October + Write 31 Days

This is the month for me. I have my DIY project list in hand, recipes I’m waiting to try out and of course…Halloween, which means harvest festivals and pumpkin patches. And, I signed up for a new writing challenge called … Continue reading

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22 Weeks: Oh boy!

It’s official. I’m over the halfway mark! And we’re having a boy! Of course I would be happy with two spoiled princesses, but I was very happy to learn that we are having a boy. I tend to swoon over … Continue reading

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Friday Finds

Today, I’m sharing some DIY projects for the body and the home, a beautiful cake to feed your sweet tooth and some awesome things coming out of Sacramento! Enjoy! MAKE: This Buttery Coconut Moisturizer from Refinery 29 is easy to … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Amy Cluck-McAlister of Amy is the Party

Amy Cluck-McAlister, whom I met two years ago when she donated some wonderful handmade jewelry to a fundraiser I was organizing, is a creative force to be reckoned with in the Sacramento indie community. She runs Amy is the Party, … Continue reading

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