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The “Square-tastic” Fall Wreath

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I wouldn’t describe myself as a rebel, but I certainly enjoy doing my own thing, even if it is different from what everyone else is doing. This “rebellish” status I think also applies to my creative ventures and you will see why as this post progresses. Anyways, do you guys remember a few weeks ago when I shared the fantastic …

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Five Minute Dinner Prep And A Winning Game Plan

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #NotSoFastMom #CollectiveBias This football season has officially brought the controversy. At least to our family. The high school that my newly minted freshman daughter attends is bitter rivals with my Alma Mater, where her cousin currently attends. To add to the drama, …

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Learn How To Mount Your Own Canvas Wall Art

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My oldest daughter just turned 15 years old. This year in lieu of traditional birthday presents she wanted to re-decorate her bedroom. A few years ago we moved into a new house and since then her bedroom has lacked any defined decorative theme and she wanted a room to reflect her taste and personal style.  I get it, so over …

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DIY Wall Art And How To Get Mega Prepped

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MegaPrepped #CollectiveBias The best bathroom experiences are the ones I don’t remember, and, unfortunately, I have had far too many memorable bathroom experiences. Thank you very much children. If we are being honest, nobody really leaves their bathroom inspired by the few moments they …

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Back To School Ready: Latina Style

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BackToSchoolReady #CollectiveBias Growing up, my mother ruled the kitchen with an iron fist and a wooden spoon that was probably used more for swatting the children away from picking at the enchiladas than for actual food preparation. Possibly it could have been a …

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Snack Brighter And Smarter With This

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SnackBrighter #CollectiveBias I am a snack-a-holic, and yes that is a real word. At least if it isn’t, it should be…. Most of us are familiar with the whole idea of choosing between good, better and best and I think that whole philosophy …

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Twenty Cool Treats Perfect For Summer

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Yesterday when I got into my car after a round of interminably long errands, the car’s temperature gauge said that it was 116 degrees outside. I think that Death Valley has a world record high of 134 degrees and here in southern Arizona we are (give or take) just a few degrees short of that record.  I believe it might …