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Reduce, Reuse, Etc.

I’ve been in a major spring cleaning, closet revamping, home decorating zone lately. And much of it has been based on looking at what I already have, which can be either altered or sold, in order to love all that surrounds me. 219 more words

Mommy & Me class: Easter Week

This week, Brenda gave us an adorable idea for an Easter week lunch for kids!

Fill plastic eggs with bite-sized foods…some ideas:

carrot sticks, sesame sticks, pretzels, cherry tomatoes, cheese cubes, turkey cubes, blueberries, blackberries, m&m’s, cut up cucumber, marshmallows, peanuts… 473 more words

Toddler Magic


One of my favorite things to do is take an old (or new) pair of jeans or capris and upcylce them into a jean skirt.  I got up this morning,  got my THRIVE on, and turned a pair of denim capris into a new treasure for me.   10 more words


Some of our shabby chic upcycled furniture

Here are a few examples of items of furniture myself, and my daughter have upcycled:

Art And Crafts

Wardrobe Upcycle: Knit T-shirt Maxi Dress Makeover DIY

I’m the kind of girl who fills up my closet with staples: article of clothing that are timeless, and can be worn through several seasons. I sometimes pluck out things that I wish to fix or rather, take apart and make anew. 367 more words


Thanks Dad: Inspiration for a Burlap Curtain

We have lived in our house for almost eight years. It has taken me that long to decide what style of window treatment I wanted. Our windows are not big and I wanted to make sure we were able to still get light through them. 258 more words

Decorating Ideas