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jannie thompson
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Get Dents Out Of Wood
I love my new home, I really do, but I'm not so fond of the massive amount of hardwood.  Between the kids and the dog, the poor floor is already looking a bit banged up. Last week the floor received a good size dent. The culprit?  Me.  I dropped a bowl and ...

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Leather Cleaner
For the last few years our leather couches have been tucked away in a sitting area.  But with our new home they are out in the open, by the kitchen, with three little kids and a dog having full access to them. Are you getting a mental picture of how gross t...

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Cleaning With Just Water
When I started this blog I gave myself one rule "This blog is only going to be my experience with DIY's" which meant I wasn't going to promote anything and I wasn't going to talk about anything controversial such as politics, religion etc. Today I'm going t...

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Guilt Free Chocolate
When it comes to chocolate, I'm a bit of a cliche.  I LOVE chocolate and have very little self control when I'm around it.  I will admit it,  I have been known to sneak away and eat chocolate behind a locked door so I don't have to share with the kids.  Alt...

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Cure Mastitis Without Antibiotics
I know what your thinking. "What does mastitis have to do with DIY projects?"  I'll tell you... Absolutely nothing! But this DIY cure for mastitis is to good to keep to myself.  So let me share..... without pictures of course. I woke up one morning with a c...

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DIY Fabric Wall Decal
My oldest daughter is obsessed with Tinker Bell.  So much so that Tinker Bell out ranks Elsa from Frozen gasp  A year ago she asked if she could have a Tinker Bell room and being the awesome mom that I am (really I just love any excuse to take on a big pr...

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Postpartum Padsicles
I'm back.  Did you miss me?  I sure missed you and this blog. I originally planned on taking a 3 month break, but I greatly miss-calculated how much of my time would be consumed by moving to a new state and having a baby.  But we are more settled now so I f...

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A Little See Ya Later
In the next few months my family and I are going to face two very large life changes.  They are going to be time consuming and keep things a bit crazy until we can settle into our new life and adjust accordingly. DIY projects are not going to be a priority ...

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Hand Sanitizer
I don't consider myself a germ freak, but I do like things to be very clean and organized and during the winter months I load the family up with soap and hand sanitizer whenever we go anywhere. Last year I tried to make my own hand sanitizer because I get f...

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DIY Play-Doh
 I think a lot of moms have attempted to make their own play-doh at one point or another.  Most of the recipes are really good and turn out great, plus it's nice to know that if your little one tries to eat it they will just get a mouth full of kitchen item...
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