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Marty Walden
Works at Marty's Musings
Attended UNC-Greensboro
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Short on money? Here are my best tips with ways to save #money on practically everything! #hometalktuesday   #transformationtuesday   #discover   http://martysmusings.net/2014/01/ways-to-save-money.html
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A nook in our master bath turned out to be the perfect place to put an old desk that I painted and turned in to a dressing table and makeup vanity.  http://www.worthingcourtblog.com/2015/02/master-bath-vanity.html
#hometalktuesday   #hometalkeveryday   #masterbathroom   #bathroomremodel  
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Filled with tips on #food , #decor   and #entertainment   this Elephant Themed Baby Shower is easy and memorable! #crafts   #pregnancy   #games   #diy   #hometalktuesday   http://martysmusings.net/2015/02/elephant-themed-baby-shower.html
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+Ann Drake Me, too, Ann!
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I always aim for transparency so here's the #truth  about #marriage  after 28 years: http://martysmusings.net/…/ #happyvalentinesday   #sunday   #faith   #worship  
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I'm over at +ForRent.com  sharing how to make easy care packages for those less fortunate in your area. Great way to teach the kids #gratitude! #diy   #crafts   #homeless   http://bit.ly/forrent-care-pkg
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Are you a #soup  lover? This is delicious and is made in the #slowcooker . So easy! #food   #recipe   #friday   #happyfriday   #snowday   #hometalktuesday  http://martysmusings.net/2015/02/cream-of-mushroom-soup.html
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Pregnant and Over 40

Are you over 40 and pregnant?  These articles are for you! 

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Are you scared to dream big dreams? Read all about my God-sized #dream . #faith   #saturday   #inspirational  
http://martysmusings.net/2015/02/dare-to-dream-big-dreams.html   #hometalktuesday  
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+Jane Windham and +Katie Drane thank you!
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I'm sharing a totally #free  accent I made for our master bedroom! #friday   #diy   #diyproject   #crafts   #hometalktuesday   #hometalkeveryday     http://martysmusings.net/2015/02/fabric-rag-banner.html
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Writing, DIY projects, creating home decor with repurposed items found at yard or thrift sales or even on the side of the road!
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  • Marty's Musings
    Blogger, 2008 - present
    I write a DIY and lifestyle blog where I share my DIY and craft projects, favorite recipes, homeschooling adventures and parenting triumphs and failures as a bio and adoptive mom.
  • A Woman After God's Own Heart
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    Journey with me as I seek to become "a woman after God's own heart" by sharing our family's adoption story, parenting foibles, homeschooling days and passage from grief to joy.
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Blogger at Marty's Musings and A Woman After God's Own Heart
Introduction
I love creating DIY projects, home decor and crafts on a yard sale budget. Repurposing and recreating beauty is my passion. I also write about food, faith and family as a bio and adoptive homeschooling mom at my blog Marty's Musings.
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I've been featured on Apartment Therapy, Good Housekeeping.com, DIY Network, Country Living, ForRent.com, houselogic
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  • UNC-Greensboro
    Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, 1982 - 1984
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Marty Purvis
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Organize and Freshen Up Your Car
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With just a little bit of work, you can organize and freshen up your car and make travel safer and easier.

Spread the Holiday Cheer – The Gift of Giving
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Make the Christmas season meaningful with these practical tips and ideas to spread the holiday cheer with the gift of giving and serving oth

Easy Holiday Meal Prep Tips for Stress Free Entertaining
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These easy holiday meal prep tips will help the hostess enjoy stress free entertaining by planning, shopping and preparing ahead of time.

When things go awry - Holiday Mishaps
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Even the worst holiday meal mishaps can turn into memorable family stories through the memories of time spent together and meals shared.

Getting Gorgeous From a Yard Sale: Vintage and Used Furniture 101
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Vintage and/or used furnishings can provide a stylish and economical way to decorate your home. Here's how to work with them!

Decorate DIY - Make a Big Impression with a Small Investment
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In the market to refurnish your space but have a tight budget? There are solutions. Here's a guide to glamming up your pad on the cheap!

fun fruit smoothie popsicles to beat the summer heat
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Enjoy fun and healthy fruit smoothie popsicles using your favorite fresh fruits and yogurt. Guaranteed hit with the kids!

Storage Tips – 5 Ways to Make the Best Use of Your Space
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These smart storage tips include 5 ways to make the best of your space for both apartment living and homeowners by using clever storage opti

Grilled Flatbread Pizza Recipe & Spring Recipe Link Party
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Enjoy the flavors of spring with this grilled flatbread pizza recipe that's easy to make. Use spinach, asparagus or any veggie -cheese combo

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10 Cool coffee table alternatives
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Secretary Desk with New Library Drawer Pulls
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I inherited a secretary desk from my grandma when my family moved her into a nursing home. My mom remembers it being in her house when they

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There is something in the air around here. Beyond the smell of dogs and dirty socks. It is change. And lots of it. My husband and I are in t

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Make the Scene Monday #53 - Alderberry Hill
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It’s Make the Scene Monday time again! Hi Everyone, Wow, only one more MTSM before Christmas Day! I am just about all set for Christmas! Let

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