Monthly Archives: October 2011

Halloween fun…

Halloween has been showing up all over in our house this month. The story of the cupcakes is that the girls stole TWENTY of them and ate them in ONE day! At 4 am they woke up and took them … Continue reading

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Repurposing as a Way of Life, and a Spontaneous Adventure…

I have been wanting to take a look at how I up cycle, recycle, reduce, and reuse everyday: I’ve said it before; never underestimate what something can become with a quick coat of paint. This frame with the cute kitchen … Continue reading

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Homemade Play Dough, and Children’s Artwork Cards…

This week we had a birthday party to go to. The dilemma: What to give as a gift?? After some brainstorming I thought of a cheap and unique gift idea: Aromatherapy Play Dough! [Thanks Sleepytime Gal!] I had two essential … Continue reading

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Life, and then some…

What’s wrong with these pictures? Absolutely nothing. If this were to happen everyday all would be right with the world. 😉 But even if I have to get up at 6:30 in the morning to see this bright and cheerful … Continue reading

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A Fall Wreath…

Here is our fall wreath as promised. I used store bought decorations and a straw wreath. I then cut a long strip of that rusty orange knit fabric for the “ribbon” instead of buying some. (I got in a bolt … Continue reading

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Fall Brings…

Poor boy! I don’t know what caused this…there was no bite. Didn’t feed him anything weird. But he took a nap on the couch and it had febreeze sprayed on it a little while back. I’m guessing that’s it. Itchy … Continue reading

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