DIY Tip: How To Drill Holes the Same Depth

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If you are a do-it-yourself girl like me, sometimes you need to drill holes for a project. I needed to drill holes in my piece of baseboard for the necklace holder I made last week. I didn’t want the hole to go all the way through the back of the wood, so I used this […]

Tip for Making Thumbprint Cookies

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Have you ever made thumbprint cookies? You know the ones. Those cute little round cookies with an indentation in the middle that can be filled with jam, pie filling, or my favorite- chocolate. Not only are they pretty, they are yummy too. But I’ve always had one problem when making thumbprint cookies. When I try […]

Tip for Saving Money {Cheap Bag Clips}

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I don’t know about you, but I am always on the lookout for ways to save money. Life is expensive, and danggit, it ain’t gettin’ any cheaper the older my kids get! Today I’m sharing a little tip for saving money on bag clips. I’ve been doing this for like years. So long in fact, […]

Simple Trick for Using a Hot Glue Gun

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If you are a crafter, chances are you have a hot glue gun. I actually have a couple glue guns, and I use them all the time! They are handy for so many things. I’ve used them on everything from handmade cards to home decor. For an impatient person like me, it is awesome that […]

Organization Tip: Tackling the Power Cords Under Your Computer

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Like most of the civilized world, I spend a lot of my time in January attempting to organize everything in my life from my pantry to my daily schedule. So today I am sharing an organization tip that is super simple but makes a huge difference. Do you have a computer in your home? Unless […]

Sewing Tip: How to Sew Ruffles the Easy Way

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I am in the process of sewing a couple of cute skirts for Rachel. And when you’re sewing things for little girls, you need a lot of ruffles! Recently my cousin shared a tip with me for sewing ruffles. Now that I know how to sew ruffles the easy way, I see a lot more […]

Tips and Tricks: Using Free Printables in Home Decor

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Raise your hand if you love using free printables. Me too! I’ve used several from other bloggers, and I’ve designed a few of my own as well. Some of my favorites are the quotes and subway art that you can print out and use in your home decor. I love to display them in frames, […]

DIY Caulking Tip

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If you are a DIY kinda gal like me, caulking is a job that you probably do all the time. It’s not the most fun job, but boy does caulking make a huge difference in the final look of your project! Have you ever grabbed your caulk gun only to find out that the caulk […]