DIY: Fun & Festive Felt Cup Identifiers

The following post is from Janel of Life with Lucie and Ella.: DIY: Fun & Festive Felt Cup Identifiers You've heard of wine glass identifiers, right? They're used frequently at parties to help distinguish guests' wine glasses from one another. However, why don't we use cup identifiers? I suppose a black Sharpie marker solves the…

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Read more about the article DIY: Simple, Yet Spectacular, Satin Flowers
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DIY: Simple, Yet Spectacular, Satin Flowers

The following post is from Janel of Life with Lucie and Ella.: DIY: Simple, Yet Spectacular, Satin Flowers With two little girls at my house, we love pretty things…especially flowers. We routinely enjoy wearing faux flowers on hair clips. Rather than buy the flowers, I prefer to make my own. DIY satin flowers look luxurious…

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Read more about the article Clean Your Bathrooms in 15 Minutes (or Less)
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Clean Your Bathrooms in 15 Minutes (or Less)

The following post is from Becky of Clean Mama: Clean Your Bathrooms in 15 Minutes (or Less) I enjoy the process of cleaning and keeping a home, but bathrooms are my least favorite rooms to tackle.  To keep the process a little bit easier, I clean them every Monday and tidy up the counters and…

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Read more about the article Add Pizzaz to Your Porch with a Painted Rug
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Add Pizzaz to Your Porch with a Painted Rug

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point: Add Pizzaz to Your Porch with a Painted Rug Sometimes a porch space just needs a little boost to take it from so-so to so fabulous! My favorite way to do that without breaking the bank is with paint.  I recently re-painted my front porch…

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Read more about the article DIY Raffia Covered Vases
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DIY Raffia Covered Vases

The following post is from Janel of Life with Lucie and Ella.: DIY Raffia Covered Vases Since I left citrus-rich California for Virginia ten months ago, I’ve discovered something about myself. Citrus makes me happy!  The scent, taste, and colors make me feel good. So, when I pulled my June issue of Better Homes and…

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Read more about the article Maybe the Answer is Owning Less
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Maybe the Answer is Owning Less

The following post is from Joshua of Becoming Minimalist: Maybe the Answer is Owning Less “Anything you cannot relinquish when it has outlived its usefulness possesses you, and in this materialistic age a great many of us are possessed by our possessions.” - Peace Pilgrim Four years ago, we sold, donated, or discarded over 60%…

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Read more about the article 10 Ways to Organize Clutter Hot Spots
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10 Ways to Organize Clutter Hot Spots

As part of my role as an Official Apartment Guide Organizing Blogger, I've had the opportunity to contribute to their Organize the Clutter Pinterest board. Their entire Pinterest account is enough to make any organizer or decorator drool. Still, this board is my favorite with its nifty organizing solutions to corral and organize clutter hot…

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Read more about the article 9 Binder Benders for Kids
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9 Binder Benders for Kids

A couple of months ago, I talked about ways to use binders to get organized at home. Today I'm sharing more ideas specifically for kids. Binders not only help them organize but also archive and showcase their stuff, as seen below: 1. Art Binders: With four crafty girls in our home, we can only keep…

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Read more about the article 7 Reasons Your Kitchen Counters Are Cluttered
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7 Reasons Your Kitchen Counters Are Cluttered

The following post is from Joshua of Becoming Minimalist: 7 Reasons Your Kitchen Counters Are Cluttered There's something very refreshing and life-giving about a clean, uncluttered kitchen counter. It sets the tone and culture for the entire home. It communicates calm and order. It promotes opportunity and possibility (who enjoys cooking in a cluttered kitchen?).…

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