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Carissa Bonham
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Need help keeping your plants watered? Make this DIY plant waterer using an old bottle!
Need to water your plants while you're away on vacation? Or just want an easy solution so you don't have to water so often? Make this cute DIY craft from a recycled bottle.
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Two babies later, some of my favorite fitted T-shirts from my 20's no longer fit. I would love to turn them into a cute tote like this one from +Paige Ronchetti 
Give your old t-shirts new life by turning them into a stylish tote - perfect for taking to the beach or on a shopping trip!
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This is my biggest giveaway of the year! Be sure to click through to enter to a Cricut Explore Air machine and ultimate bundle of tools, crafting supplies AND a $125 VISA giftcard 
#WinCricutAirJGD #giveaway
Enter to win the ultimate Cricut machine and goodies package!
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Have empty plastic bottles in your recycling bin? Turn them into pretty garden art!
Learn how to turn empty plastic water bottles into a fun garden art craft. It's the perfect summer art project for kids!
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Not sure #whatsforlunch? Try this Bacon & Guacamole Grilled Cheese. You won't regret it! 
#recipe #recipeoftheday #grilledcheese  
Need an adult grilled cheese sandwich that will impress your friends? Try this bacon and guacamole grilled cheese on sourdough and you may never go back to plain grilled cheese again!
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Do you have a trip to #DisneyWorld  in your future? Don't settle for a plain #MagicBand. Dress it up with this DIY tutorial to give it some serious bling!
Dress up your Disney World MagicBand with glitter to give it a personalized look! This tutorial will teach you how.
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Throw an EASY Frozen party with these great boy-friendly ideas!
Need Frozen birthday party ideas that are easy and realistic? Creative Green Living has lots of easy Frozen birthday party ideas that are boy friendly and won't take you tons or time or money to pull off - including a free downloadable Olaf invitation!
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Two summers ago, our oldest almost drowned in our community swimming pool - SCARY - and something I never want to experience again! This summer, we've got our Puddle Jumper on to stay safe and give me peace of mind as well. Read the full story here:
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Quiche sounds like a complicated dish but it's actually really easy to make! Learn how to make quiche in this post from Landen of Measure & Whisk.
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I had so much fun making this fancy (but EASY!) tote bag with +iLoveToCreate's one step tie dye kit!
Tutorial here: http://www.creativegreenliving.com/2015/05/how-to-make-ombre-dyed-tie-dye-fabric-tote-bag.html
(or pin it for later! https://www.pinterest.com/pin/131800726571613629/
#tiedyeyoursummer  #spon #tutorial #craft  
Learn how to do the ombre tie dye technique to make a summery tote bag.
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Need an easy thank you gift idea for a teacher, coach or volunteer in your life? These upcycled herb planters are equal parts adorable and resourceful!
#teacherappreciation   #giftideas  #upcycled #craft  
Looking for an easy gift for teachers, volunteers or your favorite hostess? Make herb planters from recycled materials for a cute and easy gift idea anyone is sure to love.
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What are you planning to give your kids' teachers at the end of the year? Here are 10 great DIY gift ideas that teachers love (and can actually use!)
Not sure what to give your favorite teacher? Here's a hint: NOT a mug! Check out these great ideas for gifts you can make that your teacher will actually enjoy!
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    Owner/Blogger, 2012 - present
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