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I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and it’s advertiser. #GiveExtraGum #sponsored I’m looking forward to having my kids out of school for the holiday and decided to make a DIY Christmas Wreath Snack. It’s really easy to make and they’ll be excited about these mini gifts on their last day of school!! To make it I used my DIY Christmas wreath from last year. All I did was flip it over. To decorate it I picked up some Wrigley’s Extra

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How to Build a Raised Garden Bed

A lot of people want to grow a flower or vegetable garden this year but may be thinking it’s too hard. For me, gardening projects shouldn’t be complicated and hard to do. In fact, I taught myself to garden and am going to share a really easy tutorial on how to make a raised garden box. This is not going to be laborious. In fact it’ll take less than an hours time and be remembered as on of the those fun garden projects. How to Build a Raised Vegetable Box The first thing you want to do before you even begin

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We started this Spring with a big family cookout. My daughter, her family, my Mother & Father in law, sister in laws, nephews, my grandson, my mom, my husband and children were all here. The house was packed there was lots if food, love and laughter. This was the first cookout of the year before Germaine and I started working on some major outdoor projects to make our yard more hospitality friendly. This is going to be a quasi long post with a barrage of photos do grab a cup of coffee and sit tight. I want to walk you

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DIY Button Clip Tutorial

Now that I have a pretty balanced daily schedule in place I’m finding that I have more time to pursue hobbies that bring me joy and allow me to bless others. One hobby in particular that I enjoy is crafting. I like working on crocheting, small homemaking projects many things in between including today’s easy DIY Button Hair Clip Tutorial. For this project you’ll need: Buttons 2 inch French Barrette Clip Hot Glue Gun I have a lot of matching and mis-matched buttons in my office/craft room. I’ve accumulated them by removing the buttons from clothing items that were to deteriorated

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DIY Binder Re-Do

Today I’m going to show you how to take a plain binder and dress it up real pretty with a product from the dollar store. If you watch any of my home management videos you will recognize this particular binder as being my recipe binder which I use for meal planning. In my video I mentioned that I found this by binder at the thrift store for around $.26 and though it serves it’s purpose it’s not very pretty. If you have a not-so-pretty binder sitting around your house I’m going to show you how to use dollar store contact

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We are still in the process of remodeling our downstairs because of the flood but in the meantime, I’ve been tackling smaller projects as well. So far we’ve pulled up carpet in the den and on the stairs throughout the house. We’ve also installed a wall to seal off a second entrance to our now master bathroom and repainted the entire lower level. Last month we finished replacing all of our light bulbs with money saving CFL light bulbs and this month, I updated some of our light fixtures. Everything is still a work in progress, but I am finally

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DIY Clipboard Tutorial at AProverbsWife.com

This DIY Clipboard Craft Tutorial has been on my project to-do list since last year. I use my clipboard several times a week and wanted to dress it up. This was my first try and I did everything free-hand without measuring so you’ll see that the my contact paper measurements are not exact but the finished result serves its purpose. Now when my clipboard is hanging on the wall above my desk it looks pretty instead of boring. All you need for this project is a clipboard and contact paper which can be bought at the Dollar Tree for $1.00.

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BEFORE I’m back in my master bathroom today trying to tweak our on going storage situation. As I mentioned here, we are now downstairs and are using a bathroom that used to be a guest bath. It has a pedestal sink that worked really well for a guest bath but not so much for a master bath. AFTER So after moving downstairs I started brainstorming some storage options and decided to bring in a piece of furniture sort of like the one I shared in this post. I’ve been looking for the perfect piece on Craigslist and at the Goodwill

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In between loving on my husband and kids, working out, and blogging, I’ve been making improvements to the lower level of my home. I already told you about the flood that destroyed half my downstairs last year and have been updating you on the repairs. In the last few weeks the den and master bedroom has really been coming together so today I want to share another project that I’ve completed. When it comes to decorating my new den I want the space to reflect the love I have for my home and the fun that our children add to

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