Easy Milk Pie Recipe & More | Best Of The Weekend Party

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Happy Friday again, my friends!  Can you believe that Thanksgiving is only SIX days away?? What what??  Crazy talk. Important Note: The "Best Of The Weekend" party will be taking a break next week so we can all enjoy a little more time with our families for the holiday.  We'll see you back here … [Read more...]

“Thankful Leaves” Thanksgiving Wall Hanging | Kids Crafts

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Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays not to mention my all time favorite meal of the year.  This year I have seen so many wonderful ideas for Thanksgiving family traditions across the internet and I really wanted to come up with something I could do with my family. … [Read more...]

Crock Pot French Dip Sandwich & More | Best Of The Weekend Party!

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Happy, happy Friday!!  It's been a crazy busy week for us and here are a couple of things I hope you did not miss before we get this party started!! First, there are only TWO more days to sign up for this FAB $500 Gift Card Giveaway - who doesn't need $500 holiday spending cash?? Next, I was asked … [Read more...]

DIY Hand Painted Thanksgiving Table Runner | Thankful At Home

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I am pretty excited to share this whimsical and budget friendly Hand Painted Thanksgiving Table Runner with you!  I used canvas drop cloth and the whole project cost less than $5.00.  But first... I have to tell you a little story. You see, about a month or so ago I was asked to join an awesome … [Read more...]

Why I Didn’t Make A Fall Wreath | Bad Blogger Diaries – Part 1

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I actually started writing this post on the first day of Fall, September 22nd, and have set it aside a few times.  That day was also the first in the 6-7 weeks prior that I could recall that I finally had a day to be able to relax and just enjoy time with my family without dealing with work emails … [Read more...]

DIY {Toilet Paper Roll} Wall Art

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Just based on the title you might be asking yourself  "Has it really come to this?  Toilet Paper Roll Wall Art, Claire??".   The simple answer is…  "Yes.  Yes, it has". (and don't judge me). ;)  I am not a hoarder or a bag lady or anything like that but I did get "the look" from The Husband while I … [Read more...]

DIY Washi Tape Monogram Wall Art {& Happy Birthday Venus!!!}

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But before we get into the project...first things first!! There's this spunky, crazy awesome gal I know named Jen Marrs and her BIRTHDAY is today (woohooo!) so I wanted to make her something extra special, just like her!  Have you ever met anyone who is just so awesome-sauce, rockstar cool - … [Read more...]

Spring Fling: Series Recap {FIVE Fantastic Ideas!}

"Spring Fling" Series Recap! Our "Spring Fling" was filled with some super fun ideas for Spring and Easter!  Here's the recap of all of the fun projects in case you missed anything! On Day #1, Ruth over at "Living Well, Spending Less" shared these adorable and easy DIY Felt Monogram Easter … [Read more...]

Spring Fling: Easter Wreath & Pier 1 Knock-Off {Day #5}

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Welcome to Day #5 of our "Spring Fling" series!!   First, I am super excited to be headed to Dallas today for the "Blissdom" conference!  I am Texas bound, y'all!  I can't wait to connect with some of my "Bloggy"  friends again and to also finally meet some of my other favorite online friends in … [Read more...]

St. Patricks Day Crafts: Easy Hand Towels {Dollar Store Style!}

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Can you tell this Irish girl is loving the St. Patrick’s Day crafts?  For Valentine’s Day I hit the dollar store and made some super cute and cheap dish towels. For St. Patrick’s Day I wanted to make some easy dollar store hand towels for the guest bathroom. Using dollar store white hand towels, … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Craft – Dish Towel Tutorial {Dollar Tree Style!}

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I'll tell you a little secret (and I don't care if you tell, either!).  I LOVE kitchen towels.  I hope that doesn't make me a shallow person, but sometimes it's the little things in life that bring us joy, no?  Fresh brewed coffee… a clean dish towel?  It's so hard for me to pass by the rows of … [Read more...]

30 Days Of Thankfulness: Day 18 – Best Of The Weekend #2

It's another beautiful day - chilly and windy but sunny.  I am enjoying my coffee on my back porch watching as the wind blows through the tree branches and makes ripples on the lake.  I don't see the ducks this morning… probably because they are smarter than I am and are huddled together under a … [Read more...]