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Kathleen Frances (Grosgrain)
Worked at grosgrainfabulous.com
Attended Pennsylvania State University
Lives in Harrisburg, PA
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Red Wine Hot Chocolate
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CampaignHashtag #CollectiveBias #SutterHomeForTheHolidays The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. Looking for a rich tastefu...
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Scrap Wood Gather Dining Room Sign (Template included)
I've been trying to redo my dining room without spending much money. So I've been taking items that I already have and repurposing them. One of those things is now this "Gather" sign above our hutch in our dining room. It was made out of scrap wood, 2 1'x8'...
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Holiday Pillows out of Thrift Store Sweaters
I've been wanting to do some holiday decorating this year aside from the traditional tree and wreaths. I'd love to switch out some pillows, curtains and wall art. Unfortunately even cheap pillows cost a fortune, especially when you want to buy multiple ones...
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Brushed Yarn Fox Tail
This year Eloise requested to be a Fox for Halloween. It also happens to be a very popular costume this year so I was excited to try the brushed fox tail I'd seen on other sites. Eloise was delighted with the outcome. Although I will admit it was a bit more...
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Simple Medusa Costume
I went to a Halloween party this weekend and didn't know what to wear. I was so busy with other things that I didn't have time to sew anything. I saw  this Martha Stewart idea  a while back and decided to give it a go. I also used the makeup tutorial below ...
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Recessed Lights DIY
I am a Do-It-Yourselfer but honestly there are some projects that are too intimidating to me. Tearing down a wall for example. Repositioning plumbing. I WOULD have included installing recessed lighting on that list but not anymore. With the drop ceiling tha...
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Clear Glitter Slime (3 Easy Ingredients, NO Borax)
Today Lily and I made some CLEAR homemade slime with household supplies that we had on hand. Only clear Elmer's glue (PVA glue works too), saline solution and baking soda. NO BORAX! The secret is using saline solution. It contains boric acid. And since both...
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Slow Cooker Torani Hot Toddies
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We absolutely want to cuddle up by a campfire with one of these!
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Holiday Pillows out of Thrift Store Sweaters
I've been wanting to do some holiday decorating this year aside from the traditional tree and wreaths. I'd love to switch out some pillows, curtains and wall art. Unfortunately even cheap pillows cost a fortune, especially when you want to buy multiple ones...
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DIY Hurricane Lanterns Out of Dollar Store Frames
I've been redecorating my dining room but doing so on a very tight budget. Like $100 budget. I can't wait to show you the before and after! For now I'll share this little project that only took me 30 minutes. Just take DOLLAR STORE frames and turn them into...
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Go From Asian Black (Salt and Pepper) to BLONDE and Upkeep
For almost a year now I have been a happy ombre "bronde". At times moving closer to the "br" than the "onde" and vice versa. Below a pic of me "before". I have read countless tutorials on maintenance and upkeep of "bronde" when going from black. None of whi...
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Free Gourmet S'mores!!!!
Anyone in the Philly area tomorrow, Saturday July 16th? Come to the Landsdale World Market store, bring your kids and join me for their Fun Summer Saturdays making S'mores! Recipes will include Sea Salt + Dulce de Luscious S’more, You’re Bacon Me Hungry and...
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Introduction
A blog by an artsy craftsy, penny pinching, party planning, playdating, fashion finding, sci-fi loving, stay at home mother of three little girls *and one little boy who always keeps her sewing machine plugged in and loves all things charming.
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4 Kids, full time blogger
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  • Pennsylvania State University
    2002
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