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Dollar Tree Easter Centerpiece

Dollar Store Easter Centerpiece

I really can not explain how much I love to decorate for holidays! I love getting into the spirit of each holiday and I enjoy making decorations from scratch. My latest project is an Easter centerpiece made entirely out of dollar store products and things that I had around the house. How cute is this?! […]

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Why I Can: Preserving More than Food

Every year, the conversation is the same.  My husband insists that I am wasting my time canning. I’m talking about good, old-fashioned canning.  You know, the kind with the water bath canner, the glass mason jars, the old screw top lids.  Canning.  The art of preserving food.  I argue that canning is a lost art, […]

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Fun and Easy Christmas Crafts for Kids- Snow Globe

Fun and Easy Christmas Crafts for Kids

Looking for great ways to entertain the kids and maybe even end up with some gifts to give? Checkout these great Christmas craft ideas for kids! Popsicle Stick Christmas Trees This child friendly craft is perfect for a Sunday school or class activity. Glue popsicle sticks into a triangle, use pom-poms, scrapbook paper, ribbon, or tinsel to […]

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Best Homemade Gifts for the Holidays

With Thanksgiving and Christmas around the corner, gift-giving is on my mind already. Now I know store-bought gifts and gift cards are often the first things that come to mind. But, I also like homemade gifts that really come from the heart. There is just something about receiving (and giving) something that is homemade! Here […]

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DIY Recipes for Simply Natural Skincare- Lavender- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

DIY Recipes for Simply Natural Skincare

I’ve always had a love for all things skincare: oils, sprays, lotions, scrubs, you name it! And I often wonder what’s really in them.  Many ingredient names consist of nearly every letter of the alphabet, don’t occur naturally, and are filled with preservatives to extend shelf life.  It’s best to be mindful of what we […]

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