04th Mar2013

How To Throw a Party

If you are throwing a party for adults, whether it’s a birthday, an engagement do, a housewarming, an office bash or anything in-between, you want to make...

01st Mar2013

Kid’s Craft Ideas

Thank goodness I enjoy crafting!  I say that because sometimes the trials and tribulations that come with raising a toddler seem less stressful when I can break...

28th Feb2013
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Reading Nook for Kids

I saw this fantastic idea using spice racks to hold books on Pinterest.  I love this reading nook idea because it takes little space, and adds charm...

27th Feb2013
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Conan O’Brien Glasses

I often take for granted the many fun activities there are to do here in sunny California.  I am always reminded when I have friends from my...

26th Feb2013
Making a Great Home Theater Room

Making a Great Home Theater Room

Making a Great Home Theater Room Home theater or movie rooms are fun spots that give the traditional theater experience. Besides enjoying one of the popular direct TV packages on...

25th Feb2013

100 Creative Ways to Recycle

I am very close to publishing 500 posts on this blog in less than two years! Geesh!! Looking back, many of these posts (if not all) are...

22nd Feb2013
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Painted Colored Glass Vases

I went thrift store shopping the other day in search of some new projects and came up empty handed.  I even went to five different thrift stores. ...

21st Feb2013
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Dining Room Chair Repair and Reupholstering Makeover

I am honored to showcase another great DIY furniture tutorial by Loren from Pandora’s Craft Box today!  Here is her Dining Room Chair Repair and Reupholstering Makeover. ...

20th Feb2013
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Fun and Fruity #LiptonGirlsNight Cocktail Recipes

I am a very lucky girl to have a core group of girlfriends I’ve known for many years!  Now that we are all busy moms, it is...

19th Feb2013
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Upcycled Designs by mush.room studio

I e-meet so many inspiring and creative artist every week, especially on my Facebook page.  Recently, I had the honor of meeting Vicky from mush.room studio.  Mush.room...

18th Feb2013
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If I Had a Hammer: Tools Every Homeowner Needs

As a homeowner on a budget, I had to learn how to handle a lot of problems on my own. If it weren’t for YouTube tutorials and...

15th Feb2013

The Old Fashion: A Classic Cocktail

This week, David has two Old Fashion cocktail recipes, the Classic Old Fashion recipe and the Mediterranean Old Fashion recipe.  Perfect for a sophisticated evening cocktail party,...

14th Feb2013
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Tips for Making your Bedroom your Sanctuary

Did you know that the average sleep time for men and women ages 25-44 is about 8.5 hours a night? That’s close to 60 hours a week...

13th Feb2013
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Recycled Coin Wrapper Flowers

Ever since I started this blog, one of my besties tells me she finds it difficult to throw things away.  She said she thinks to herself, “Dinah...

12th Feb2013
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DIY Monogram Swarovski Pearls in a Frame

I am so excited to have Heather guest post today from Rockstew!  She is sharing her DIY Monogram Swarovski Pearls in a Frame Tutorial.  Not only does...

11th Feb2013
DIY Girls Room Ideas

8 DIY Girls Room Ideas

My daughter and I were playing in her bedroom the other day.  She wanted me to lie down on the floor and tuck me in, just like...