minty brownie cookies

Mint Brownie Cookies…

There are two things that you just can’t go wrong with: Brownies and YORK Peppermint Patties.   Put them together into a cookie, and you’ve got some really delicious Mint Brownie Cookies.   Print Mint Brownie Cookies   A mix of brownies and peppermint patties make these cookies deliciously minty! Ingredients ⅔ cup shortening 1⅓… 

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Make Your Own Floor Pillows

make your own floor pillows

There’s nothing better than being able to lounge, on the ground, on a heavenly soft GIANT floor pillow!  It’s not as hard as you might think to be able to make your own floor pillows!  Here are 12 tutorials that even I can make, so you KNOW that’s a great sign!  Happy Sewing!   X-Large… 

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Spaghetti Recipes

spaghetti recipes

We all love Spaghetti, but who knew there were so many ways to make spaghetti!  Whether you like a cream sauce or marina, the oven or your crockpot, there are plenty of Spaghetti Recipes here for you and even a few Garlic Bread recipes to go with your meal! TRADITIONAL SPAGHETTI RECIPES Wanna make dinner… 

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10 Lovely Fall Wreaths

Top 10 Fall Wreaths Round-up by Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body for Reasons to Skip the Housework! #fallwreaths

Hello everyone!  It’s Tasha here from Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body where I blog about DIY renovations, crafts, organization, cleaning and other household tips.  You may have seen some of my work on Pinterest.  My most popular post is about how I painted my outdated vinyl floors.  A close second is how I created custom “built-ins” by transforming basic… 

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Skip The Housework Link Party

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Need to dress up your patio?  Why not make some wood art using your home state! If you’re going to make homemade rolls, you MUST slather them with Raspberry Butter, and nothing else! Funnel Cakes are delicious enough, and then, when you put them in bites form?  I’ll take 10 please! An InLinkz Link-up NOW,… 

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Princess Wooden Spoon Puppets

wooden spoon puppets

FROZEN is all over our house, 24-7, so why not just embrace it, and make Anna and Elsa EVERYTHING!  If you’ve got littles in your house or anywhere in your life, you are fully aware of the OBSESSION with FROZEN.  You can make Wooden Spoon Puppets easily with just a few materials! WOODEN SPOON PUPPETS… 

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Back to School Subway Art

Back to School Subway Art.jpg

Summer vacation is quickly coming to an end.  And that can only mean school will be starting soon.  I wanted to share this back to school subway art Free printable with you.  How fun would this be to go with your back to school breakfast and or snack.  It could also make a great first… 

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10 Inspiring Dining Chair Makeovers

10 Inspiring Dining Chair Makeovers

Happy Sunday! I’m SO thrilled to be back here guest posting at RTSTH – such a big thanks to Melanie for having me!!! I’m Kristi & I’m the gal behind making it in the mountains where I share my journey in making our builder basic house into a rustic mountain retreat! I recently refinished our… 

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Skip The Housework Link Party

subtle coastal projects

TOP ROUNDUPS featured last week: 7 Succulent Centerpieces from Home Made Modern 30 Breakfast Recipes from Kleinworth&Co. Coastal Projects from Home Made Modern An InLinkz Link-up NOW, for this week’s party! Happy Saturday! An InLinkz Link-up

One Pot Meals

lemon chicken pasta

One Pot Meals are perfect for every house!  There’s nothing like only having ONE POT to clean!  Plus, they’re easy to make when there are really no steps to the recipe!  I love me some ONE POT MEALS!  Here are 25 ONE POT MEALS that will fill your menu plan for the next 25 days… 

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How To Make a Chair Bench

chair bench

When I quit teaching, I had two rickety old chairs that I couldn’t part with.  I got them 12 years earlier when I was a new teacher, and they’d moved to 5 new classrooms at various schools over those 12 years.  I couldn’t part with them, yet I had no place to use them or… 

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Mint Brownie Cookies

minty brownie cookies

There are two things that you just can’t go wrong with: Brownies and YORK Peppermint Patties.   Put them together into a cookie, and you’ve got some really delicious Mint Brownie Cookies.   Print Mint Brownie Cookies   A mix of brownies and peppermint patties make these cookies deliciously minty! Ingredients ⅔ cup shortening 1⅓… 

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Printable Teacher Card – Dessert of the Month

dessert of the month printable

I will not claim this idea as anything even CLOSE to my own.  Mique, the printable queen, over at Thirty Handmade Days, posted a Cookie of the Month idea a few months back with a cute printable teacher card, and I filed it in my brain for this first day of school nonsense everyone is talking… 

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Skip The Housework Saturday

1b prisma decor

Welcome back to Skip The Housework Saturday!   Time to ignore the laundry and let the kids do the dishes!   Let’s take a look at the features you voted into the top 3, as well as some fun new features for you to vote on this week!   Baby Girl Nursery // Blooming Homestead… 

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DIY Bug Viewing Jars

mini bug viewers

When I brought home these containers, I had them planned for something completely different than this project.  However, when your four year old walks in and says, “Oh, mom, this is so cool! I can look at bugs in here!” you scrap all plans, sit down and make a printable for the “bug viewing jars”!… 

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Make Your Own Game Boards

easy game boards

There are times that you just want a simple game board, without all of the bells and whistles.      It’s easy to make your own game boards with a rubber stamp. {I used my PSA Essentials Peel and Stick Hello Kitty stamps} and some printer paper – or card stock if you’re feeling really… 

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10 WordPress Plugins You Should Be Using

Wordpress Plugins You Should Be Using

Ok, so I’ve been on WordPress for years now, and I still find new plugins that I didn’t know existed!  Here are 10 super helpful WordPress Plugins that I think most people can and SHOULD be using on their blogs!       wp-db-backup <– this not really optional.  you need to backup your site.  WP sites… 

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How To Share a Facebook Page

how to share a Facebook page

So, let’s file this under the category of, “everyone is doing it, so I had better figure out how to do it too.”  Sharing a favorite “page” that you follow on Facebook is becoming the new “thing” in blogging and although I just figured out how to share pages recently myself, I’m a whiz at… 

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Bold and Bright Stitched Edge Napkins

easy stitched edge napkins

Hi there!  I’m Corey from TinySidekick and I’m excited to be here today to share with you a quick little sewing project that even beginners can do, and give you yet another reason to skip your housework! I love tiny details that make a space feel extra special and after watching an episode of one… 

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Skip The Housework Saturday #29

Fancy Printable

 Skip The Housework Link Party is back and it’s time to link up your creations and skip your housework a tad longer! Dine Well Printable // Homemade Interest     Forever Young Printable // The Hedgehog Life    I’m So Fancy Printable // Repurposed An InLinkz Link-up NOW, for this week’s party! Happy Saturday!   Wanna tell… 

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Printable School Notes

School-notes-by-Blooming-Homestead

Hello Friends! It’s Marie from Blooming Homestead here to share a fun back to school idea today. It’s hard to believe that school will be starting soon, where did the summer go? It seems like school was just getting out and now its time for school shopping. I don’t quite feel ready for school to… 

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