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Melissa Ormonde
Works at PathPoint
Attended Arroyo Grande High School
Lived in Arroyo Grande, CA
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Thrifty Thursday Vol. 69: a Dog, a Cat, and Some Dresses Too!
Hi everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Thrifty Thursday, where I
share my weekly thrift store/swap meet/estate sale finds. You may have noticed that it has been a couple of weeks since I've posted a Thrifty Thursday post. There were a couple of ...
Hi everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Thrifty Thursday, where I share my weekly thrift store/swap meet/estate sale finds. You may have noticed that it has been a couple of weeks since I've posted a Thrifty Thursd...
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Thrifty Thursday Vol. 68: Phones, Cats, and Christmas in February
Hi everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Thrifty Thursday, where I
share my weekly thrift store/swap meet/estate sale finds. It's just a small Thrifty Thursday this week- the thrifting has been pretty hit or miss, and for the last couple of weeken...
Hi everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Thrifty Thursday, where I share my weekly thrift store/swap meet/estate sale finds. It's just a small Thrifty Thursday this week- the thrifting has been pretty hit or miss,...
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DIY: Easy Paper Heart Garland
Hey everyone! Want to find out how to make a super-easy and super-cute decoration for Valentines Day? This paper heart garland is made with just three pieces of scrapbooking paper and some staples! I actually got this idea from my crafty co-worker. I though...
Hey everyone! Want to find out how to make a super-easy and super-cute decoration for Valentines Day? This paper heart garland is made with just three pieces of scrapbooking paper and some staples! I actually got this idea fr...
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2014 Goals and Resolutions
I don't know about you, but one of my favorite things about the new year is making goals and resolutions. I'm a big planner and list-maker by nature, and while I'm setting goals all year round, the new year always feels like a nice fresh start, a time to de...
I don't know about you, but one of my favorite things about the new year is making goals and resolutions. I'm a big planner and list-maker by nature, and while I'm setting goals all year round, the new year always feels like ...
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DIY Vintage-Style Bottlebrush Trees
 Hello everyone! I know there are a ton of dyed bottle brush tree tutorials floating around the Internet these days, but I thought some of my fellow vintage lovers might like to see my mid-century inspired version! I always lust after the adorable decorated...
 Hello everyone! I know there are a ton of dyed bottle brush tree tutorials floating around the Internet these days, but I thought some of my fellow vintage lovers might like to see my mid-century inspired version! I always l...
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Weekend Projects and Life Update
 Hi friends and happy St. Patrick's Day! Are you celebrating? I'm wearing green to work and that's about it for me.  Once again, I've been absent longer than I intended, but I've been keeping myself busy just the same. Here's what's new:  • I went on a fun ...
 Hi friends and happy St. Patrick's Day! Are you celebrating? I'm wearing green to work and that's about it for me.  Once again, I've been absent longer than I intended, but I've been keeping myself busy just the same. Here's...
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What I've Been Up To Lately...
Hi guys, nice to see you again! I'm sorry I've been a little AWOL over here on the blog these days. Though I'm sure many of you hadn't even noticed, I feel I should explain my absence over the last couple of weeks. I've been sewing like mad every weekend an...
Hi guys, nice to see you again! I'm sorry I've been a little AWOL over here on the blog these days. Though I'm sure many of you hadn't even noticed, I feel I should explain my absence over the last couple of weeks. I've been ...
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Thrifty Thursday Vol. 67: Magazines, Barware, and a Salty Santa
Hi everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Thrifty Thursday, where I
share my weekly thrift store/swap meet/estate sale finds. We had another great week of thrift and estate sale finds! First off, Phillip and I decided to stop by one of our favorite...
Hi everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Thrifty Thursday, where I share my weekly thrift store/swap meet/estate sale finds. We had another great week of thrift and estate sale finds! First off, Phillip and I deci...
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A Walk to the Butterfly Grove
After work last week I decided to take a little walk down the street to check out one of the coolest natural phenomena that our area has to offer. Every year, thousands of Monarch butterflies congregate in a grove of Eucalyptus trees right off of CA Highway...
After work last week I decided to take a little walk down the street to check out one of the coolest natural phenomena that our area has to offer. Every year, thousands of Monarch butterflies congregate in a grove of Eucalypt...
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Thrifty Thursday Vol. 65: Roller Skates, Pans, and lots of Scarves!
    Hi everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Thrifty Thursday, where I
share my weekly thrift store/swap meet/estate sale finds.   It's been a busy week, and we still haven't done much thrifting. We were so exhausted on Saturday after two days at ...
    Hi everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Thrifty Thursday, where I share my weekly thrift store/swap meet/estate sale finds.   It's been a busy week, and we still haven't done much thrifting. We were so exhau...
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Education
  • Arroyo Grande High School
    2002
  • Cuesta College
    General Studies, 2002 - 2005
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
    Anthropology, 2005 - 2007
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Gender
Female
Work
Employment
  • PathPoint
    Direct Support Professional, 2012 - present
  • Peace Corps Tonga
    English Teacher, 2009 - 2011
  • Achievement House
    Job Coach, 2008 - 2009
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Previously
Arroyo Grande, CA - Santa Barbara, CA - Nuku'alofa, Tonga