Monthly Archives: September 2012

Fall in Blogland {Friday Favorites}…

Fall Inspiration- Fall Decorating

  Happy Friday friends and welcome to another Friday Favorites! The leaves are falling in Blogland. Fall has arrived!  I have really enjoyed spending the last week checking out all of the amazing fall inspiration throughout Blogloand.  I can just … Continue reading

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Design Crush {On a Budget}…

Color Palette Inspiration

I’m sure you’ve seen magazines where they do a special “Design Crush” section where they highlight a tendy color, pattern or look? Doesn’t it just drive you nuts when you see one that features pillows for $550 and a lamp … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Apple Pie {Chef John Michael Lerma}…

Crock Pot Apple Pie- John Michael Lerma- Recipe

  My longtime friend, John Michael Lerma hung the edible moon.  John Michael lives in St.Paul, Minnesota and has written several amazing cookbooks and was a winner at the 2005 through 2011, National Pie Championships in Celebration, Florida sponsored by Crisco. Yep, … Continue reading

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What Paint Products Work the Best? {Friday Favorites}…

What paints work best- Favorite craft/DIY paints

  Happy Friday friends and welcome to another Friday Favorites! After decades of crafting and hundreds of DIY projects, I have learned the hard way that just because a paint product “says” it will do something, doesn’t necessarily mean it’s … Continue reading

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DIY Gold Leaf Vase {How to Paint on Glass}…

How to paint on glass- gold leaf- gold leaf on glass

    One of my favorite crafting projects is painting on glass.  You name it, wine glasses, candle holders, vases and even old windows, I have painted them.  I just looked back through my archives and I can’t believe that … Continue reading

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Quick 20 Minute Seasonal Wreath…

How to make a wreath- Quick door wreath- make a door wreath

  I’m back in action friends and I am sorry to the email subscribers for the Feedburner issue that I had with the same title in the subject line in the last 4 posts. Yikes!  I bet you guys were … Continue reading

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FeedBurner Users- Save a Copy of Your Email Subscriber Information!

If you are a blogger and use FeedBurner, please take my advice and save a CSV copy of your email subscriber information.  Unfortunately, I have learned the hard way that your email subscriber information can be gone in an instant. … Continue reading

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DIY Fall Pillows Using Screen Print Paint…

DIY-Pillows- Screen Print Paint

    Last fall, I shared a fun guest post on one of my favorite blogs, Tatortots & Jello.  The project that I shared was how to create these easy fun fall/ Halloween pillows by using screen print paint, tape … Continue reading

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