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How to Incorporate More Color Into Your Everyday Life

When you wake up in the morning, do you ever find yourself feeling as though your everyday routine is a bit lackluster? If we’re being honest with ourselves, sometimes life can feel a little grey, and not in a good way. One lessor known way to stop these feelings is to incorporate more color into… Continue reading How to Incorporate More Color Into Your Everyday Life

Cocktails · DIY · guest writer · Lifestyle

Small Scale Home-Brewing: Getting Started the Thrifty Way [Guest Post by Hollie Stephens]

How to get started with small-scale home-brewing (for busy thrifty people) Say 'homebrewer' to most people and they will think of a neighbor with an enormous garage filled with kegs. Someone who has entire Sunday afternoons to while away lovingly scrubbing glass demijohns, undisturbed by family members or other niggling items on the to-do list.… Continue reading Small Scale Home-Brewing: Getting Started the Thrifty Way [Guest Post by Hollie Stephens]

Diary of a First Time Homebuyer · DIY · Lifestyle

Diary of a First Time Homebuyer: The Extras

Welcome to the fourth installment in my Diary of a First Time Homebuyer. This series is documenting my journey as my husband and I become homeowners for the first time. If you are just joining me for the first time, you can find the rest of this blog series at the following link: Diary of… Continue reading Diary of a First Time Homebuyer: The Extras

Diary of a First Time Homebuyer · DIY · Lifestyle

Diary of a First-Time Homebuyer: The House

Hello! I am excited to share with you the house we have picked out! I was able to go over there yesterday for a few minutes to take some measurements, and a few photos so I can show you what we are in the process of buying. First, for those of you who haven't been… Continue reading Diary of a First-Time Homebuyer: The House

DIY · Lifestyle · Winter Holidays

Kids Questioning Santa? 10 Ways to Keep Them Believing

Here's some tips to keep him real a bit longer. Have a fireplace? Don't mind a little cleanup? Take some large men's boots, put them on your feet, and walk from your fireplace to your Christmas tree, stopping to sprinkle flour around your feet with each step to create footprints. Alternatively, there are stencils available… Continue reading Kids Questioning Santa? 10 Ways to Keep Them Believing

Art Projects · Blogging · DIY · Tutorials · Winter Holidays

Easy Watercolor Tutorial

Watercolor art is all the rage right now. I am seeing it everywhere. Cards, stationary, blog headers. Everything seems to be watercolor. People are even getting watercolor work tattooed on their bodies. I want to take a moment to warn you, this is a step by step tutorial, with images, and detailed explanations of materials,… Continue reading Easy Watercolor Tutorial