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A naptime Toddler chair makeover

Any naptime that is longer than an hour is a 'win' in my book. Laundry, dishes & dinner prep can be done - or skip all that and you can just work on fun projects! I usually go for the latter. I've been known to pick up a few curb finds & to scour thrift stores for fun makeover projects - I'm a sucker for a good before/after. I scored this cute little chair at a garage sale last year for $1.00 & finally got around to cleaning it up. It really is so easy & takes very little time - … [Read More...]

Recent Reasons To Skip The Housework

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Weekly Menu Plan Notepad

Hi all!  I'm excited to be back, sharing another reason to skip the housework.  Even though you'd be skipping the housework to make this project, you can totally justify it.  In the long run, it will help with part of running the household right?!?!  I am the type of person that doesn't mind … [Read More...]

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Skip the Housework Saturday

Welcome to Skip the Housework Saturday!! Who wants to ditch the cleaning, organizing AND laundry with me? We had a great party last week and here are a few of my favorite recipes! {Easter Bark: The Girl Creative} {Cadbury Magic Bars: Kleinworth & Co.} {Peanut Butter Egg S'mores: The … [Read More...]

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Alphabet Bottle Caps

I'm a sucker for anything colorful at Hobby Lobby.   I'm also a sucker for anything with ABC matching possibilities.  If I can turn it into a learning game, I'll do it!  The teacher in me will always find things to make learning fun.  My poor kid will be doing ABC matching games when she's 20.  We … [Read More...]

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Easter Carrot Bags

Making Easter decorations isn't hard if you look at things you own in new ways!  I  have had a two pack of orange burlap sacks around my house since Fall, just waiting for Fall 2014 to come along so I could make something "pumpkin" with them.  Low and behold, I woke up this morning and thought, … [Read More...]

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Easter Basket Treats

If you shop at Target a lot and find yourself buying just about everything in their dollar bins - this is the Easter Basket Treat for you!  There's really not much too it.  It's a simple way to wrap up an Easter treat or even make a last minute gift for a teacher or a neighbor.  Doesn't HAVE to be … [Read More...]

Toasted Coconut Banana Ice Cream

Toasted Coconut Banana Ice Cream

Happy April Reasons to Skip the Housework friends!! It's Gina from Kleinworth & Co. Hope you all are enjoying spring & the the glorious sunshine! Because it's spring I'm definitely feeling like spending less time in the kitchen & lightening up the menu a little bit. How about you?? … [Read More...]

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Ground Beef Stroganoff

When you need easy dinner recipes, Ground Beef Stroganoff is simple, uses easy ingredients, and whips up quickly! It's the perfect weeknight meal and you'll find that you'll want to keep these ingredients on hand so you can have it as a go-to meal! [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:18] What are some of … [Read More...]

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Mint Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

These Mint Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites are so simple to make.  The perfect after school snack for the kids AND the moms!  We like to keep these on the counter for little snacks during the day.  The perfect way to get a bite of chocolate, without eating an entire candy bar! To make these Mint … [Read More...]

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Skip The Housework Saturday

Welcome to our weekly Skip The Housework Saturday party - a place to completely get involved and skip your housework a tad longer! Let's party, shall we? Here are some wonderful reasons to skip your housework and decorate instead!   A pretty little Nautical Pillow from I Dig … [Read More...]

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5 second Iced Coffee

Ok, maybe 10 seconds,  but I'm about to change...your...coffee... drinking....world!     While staying with my … [Read More...]

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Kid-Made Chocolate Chex Mix

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Sweet Treats & Skip The Housework Saturday

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When it comes to working out, I fail every subject.  I've had a gym membership for at least 10 months.  I've been 3 … [Read More...]

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Sweet Treats & Skip The Housework Saturday

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Easter Carrot Bags

Making Easter decorations isn't hard if you look at things you own in new ways!  I  have had a two pack of orange burlap … [Read More...]

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Easter Basket Treats

If you shop at Target a lot and find yourself buying just about everything in their dollar bins - this is the Easter … [Read More...]

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Bunny Silhouette Decor

 I'm honored to be a part of the 2014 See Vanessa Craft Contributing Team.  This month, I've made a fun Easter Decor … [Read More...]

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Bizarre Holidays – Printable April Calendar

When I open up my Twitter feed and find out I missed one of the bizarre holidays, such as National Pancake Day or … [Read More...]

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Toddler Thank You Cards

When it's time for your little one to write thank you cards, these Printable Toddler Thank You Cards are … [Read More...]

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