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How to make a Quiet Book - Page 2: Apples on a Tree

I just love this idea! It’s the easiest one I’ve done so far. The apples can be “picked from the tree” and placed in the “basket”. 210 more words


Last week's frugal accomplishments

Updates have been slow as I had two of my wisdom teeth removed. Recovering from child birth is so much easier!!

1. Cut my husband’s hair and my son’s hair. 338 more words


The Weekend Antique Haul

I swear, I didn’t even mean to go antiquing. But that’s how some of my best finds started out. There’s really nothing better than a Saturday spent brunching and browsing at one of my favorite antique stores in town. 383 more words


5 ingredient Bacon Corn Chowder

My family loves Bacon Corn Chowder. I modified it from a recipe that I found online. The original recipe had lots of lovely herbs and spices added, but I didn’t have them so I excluded them. 170 more words


Last Week's Frugal Accomplishments

Hello readers,

It’s been a busy time for us at the Laird’s household. We celebrated the 15th day of Chinese New Year last Thursday, and on the weekend, we attended a first birthday party. 420 more words


Magnetic Make-Up Board

I saw this pin on Pinterest a few weeks ago, turning a piece of metal and a frame into a magnetic make-up board, and was dying to try to make my own. 404 more words

Bright Ideas

How to make a tutu. No sewing involve!

Last week, I posted on my frugal accomplishments that I made a tutu.

Again, sorry for the bad hair day!

So today, I’m going to share with you on how to make your own tutu. 160 more words