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Have you ever had your chalk paint project go sideways? Not sure what to do if you chalk paint won't stick to your furniture. I can help with that!

(PS - It is totally fixable!)
If you're in the middle of using chalk paint and it just isn't sticking to your piece, I can help! Here is how you fix your paint job when your chalk paint won't stick!
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Is learning new culinary skills part of your 2016 plan? Start by learning an impressive but easy one: How to Roast Red Peppers.
Learn how to make roasted red peppers at home in your oven. It's easier than you think!
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Are you Christmas shopping for a crafty teen or tween? Check out these great gift ideas any creative kid would love!
Searching for the ultimate gift for your favorite creative teen or tween? This gift guide shows you the best gifts to give your favorite crafty girls who love to make stuff!
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Do you need tips for the easiest way to paint a ceiling? Don't put this chore off any longer, I will teach you the easiest way to paint a ceiling with less work and minimal mess.
#DIY #sponsored #tutorial  
Need to learn how to paint a ceiling? Let me teach you how to do it the easy way! Use these tips and tricks to save yourself time and keep you from making a huge mess.
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This simple DIY birthstone bracelet is the perfect gift idea for your mom, sister, or any other woman in your life!
Need an easy gift for mom (or your sister, aunt or grandmother)? This simple DIY birthstone bracelet is easy to make and is the perfect present for Christmas or Mother's Day.
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Are the ants in your neighborhood try to move inside with the rain? Here is what I do when I need to get ants out - and keep them out!- of my house without poison or traps. It's non-toxic, all natural and really works!
If you have an ant problem in your home, don't reach for the ant killer. This easy, non-toxic method to get rid of ants really works and uses items you probably already have!
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What's for dinner tonight? How about these bacon, kale and potato pot pies?
Make mini pot pies starring seasonal fall flavors like kale, potatoes and bacon. This recipe works for individual pot pie cupcakes or for a large family size pie in a pan.
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Could your bathroom use some organizing help? Check out this super cute and easy #IKEAhack  to claim cosmetic clutter! #getorganized  
Get your make-up and costmetic brushes organized with this easy IKEA organizing hack
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Need a creative gift idea? Send your long distance friend a tea party in a box!
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Black bean and bacon soup? Yes, please! Check out the recipe here:

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Try this hearty black bean and bacon soup - with a touch of chipotle smokiness, this might become your favorite winter dish!
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Want to eat healthier through the holidays? Maybe you are looking for a gift idea for a healthy foodie on your list? You'll want to check out the guide I made for +eBay about the 7 gadgets that will help make healthy eating easier!
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Last year, my husband and I decided to try Whole 30. Like most healthy eating challenges, it required us to make nearly all our food from scratch in order to maintain control over the ingredients. By the...
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It's not too late to make this easy last minute Jack-O-Lantern craft with your kids! I'm teaching a group of elementary school kids how to make them today!
#halloween   #halloweencrafts   #recycled   #crafts   #tutorial  
Learn how to make this easy glass jar craft for kids - recycled jack-o-lantern luminaries from empty baby food jars!
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    Owner/Blogger, 2012 - present
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    Campaign Manager, 2012 - present
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    Tutorial Writer, Newsletter Manager, 2006 - present
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