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8 Habits to Ditch & Embrace in 2015

While your belly may still be happy and rotund from the seasonal merriment, 2015 is fast approaching. Inevitably, it's resolution time. But, this year, instead of assigning yourself numerous resolutio…

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Your ‘To-Do’ List for Gardening in July

The fruits of our gardening labors are literally in our hands this month. Harvests of early tomatoes, corn, squash, herbs to enjoy along with bouquets of flowers for the house and garden… Be car…

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3 Easy DIY Fabric-Printing Styles

Ever since Remodelista contributor Izabella posted about Ariele Alasko's hand-stamped upholstered chair, she's been on the lookout for more DIY fabric-printing ideas. Naturally, she was excited to com…

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My Hot New Look!

Woo hoo! Check out my hot new vlog! By infusing inspiration and love into my weekly vlogs, I was rewarded by YouTube. Thousands applied and 16 were chosen to be YouTube Next Vloggers! As part of this …

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Dutch Beachcombers – A Dying Breed

Dutch beachcombers are a dying breed. In the past, objects would regularly wash ashore on the beaches of the long Dutch coast and the Wadden islands in the north of the Netherlands. But modern shippin…

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Listen to Whispers

I am a "stop and photograph the wildflowers" kind of girl. My wife (Thank you, Washington, DC.) Kristin is a "stop and film the falcons" kind of girl. Together, with assorted others, we are …

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The 5 Benefits of DIY

Do you DIY? There are so many things to embrace about making things by hand - the ingenuity, the dedication, the mistakes, the financial savings, the customization, the gift giving possibilities, the …

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Chic Creativity

Creativity is critical for your soul's survival. Here are three essential tips to help you in your creative efforts. 1. Have a Ritual When I sit down to indulge in a creative endeavor, I often lig…

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Sewing On A Budget: DIY Scarf To Skirt Surprise

Sewing is a hobby with a budget-friendly heart. Making your own clothes or home décor often can be cost effective. But, those who frequent sewing stores know that sewing supplies and fabric can stil…

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Be a Smart Summer Gardener

Long hot summer days are perfect for lounging in the garden, but not for working in it. Unfortunately, there's no way to get around general warm weather garden maintenance. But, smart gardeners know h…

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