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The Ultimate Soft and Chewy Caramel Popcorn Recipe
I'm going to share my ultimate caramel popcorn recipe. It's soft and chewy and oh so delicious! It stays soft and perfect for days. Another reason it's my favorite - it's so easy! {No candy thermometer needed} The Ultimate Soft and Chewy Caramel Popcorn Rec...

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Easy Fabric Hot Pad - Beginner's Sewing Project
Learn how to make an easy fabric hot pad. This is a great project to teach kids {or any beginner} to sew. This is one of those projects that looks complicated, but in reality is quite simple to make. My 9 year old daughter made me one at 4H and I love it, s...

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4th of July Banner
I love decorating for the 4th of July. I made this banner using mostly supplies I had on hand - my favorite type of project. This banner is festive, fun and patriotic. 4th of July Banner How to Make a 4th of July Banner I started off by raiding my craft roo...

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Dinner Menu Plan -Family Dinner Ideas - May
We're almost halfway though May and I haven't yet shared my menu plan. I've been working my blog a lot - just on back end technical stuff.  I've been slacking on sharing new ideas. Honestly, it will be a little slow around here at least until July. I have T...

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Soft and Chewy Sugar Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting
My favorite sugar cookies are made with my Grandma's recipe. They are soft and chewy and topped with delicious cream cheese frosting. My oldest daughter needed to make some cookies to take to an activity. She wanted to make sugar cookies, so I decided it wa...

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Super Easy Hair Clips with Swarovski Accents
It's time for a super easy project. Sometimes I want to create something, but don't have much time. Well, these bejeweled hair clips are perfect for that situation. Simple, easy and beautiful. How to Make Your Own Bejeweled Hair Clips You will need: Hair cl...

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Super Easy Hair Clips with Swarovski Accents
It's time for a super easy project. Sometimes I want to create something, but don't have much time. Well, these bejeweled hair clips are perfect for that situation. Simple, easy and beautiful. How to Make Your Own Bejeweled Hair Clips You will need: Hair cl...

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Dinner Meal Plan - Family Dinner Ideas - April
 I was talking to my sister earlier today. Among other things, we talked about dinner and I realized I hadn't shared April's menu yet. She gave me a few easy recipes, that will be showing up on my meal plan next month.  But for now, here's my April Menu Pla...

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Easter Egg Wood Sign
Make an easy DIY Easter Egg Wood Sign, with a few pieces of scrap wood and some laser cut wooden eggs or bunnies. I kept it neutral with wood tones, but you could totally paint them if you desire. I found these fun wood Easter eggs on clearance. I love the ...

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How to Make a Tassel Necklace
Learn how to make a simple tassel necklace with classic gold chain, blue leather suede, and aqua stones. I'll show you how to make a beaded chain and a leather tassel. We'll bring it all together in a stunning necklace. One of the things I love about bloggi...
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