Build an Aged DIY Arrow Growth Chart

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Hi everyone, it's Kristen from Down Home Inspiration and I'm glad to be back again to share another project!  This month I am showing you how to build a DIY aged arrow growth chart.  A chart that can move around from room to room or house to house and you'll never have to pull up door casing when you move!  And the best part is that it costs less than $5 to make! Being a military wife, I've had three children who were born in three different states (and … [Continue reading...]

DIY Magnetic Chalkboard Clipboards

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Hi everyone! It's Heather again from The Caterpillar Years. I'm back this month sharing a fun and functional DIY project! Magnetic clipboards are oddly hard to find—at least cute ones are. So I made my own! And covered them with chalkboard paint so they'd be extra useful. Here's how I did it... Aluminum clipboards (you need a material that's magnetically conductive) Flexible Magnet Sheet (at least the size of your … [Continue reading...]

Free Kitchen Printable and a Gray and White Kitchen Design Board

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I am sooo excited to be sharing my kitchen design board with you today! I've also been busy designing some fun printables for my new light and bright kitchen and I'll be sharing those with you along the one. You'll find out how to get the first one at the end of this post. Like I mentioned in my bathroom remodel post, I have been planning and pinning and researching for quite some time and we finally started the demo last week. I have been waiting for … [Continue reading...]

Best Pumpkin Recipes

30 Pumpkin Recipes for Fall

Here is a round up of delicious pumpkin recipes for you to try this fall! With summer winding down and the cool fall air about to sneak up on us...well you maybe. WE don't get cool fall air until around November. Anyway, despite the fall heat wave we usually get in Southern California, pumpkins are a staple of fall and along with it, Pumpkin recipes - pumpkin bread, pumpkin ice cream, pumpkin cookies, the list goes on and on. I have a killer recipe for … [Continue reading...]

$200 Back to School Cash + Supplies Giveaway!!

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This is the time of year when office supply stores are bustling with busy parents and students preparing for a new school year. Whether it's your first Kindergartner or your last High School Senior, there are so many supplies that you need! We are here to help you out! One lucky winner will win a $200 Visa Gift Card plus a nice bonus of school supplies, including notebooks, markers and pencils! Enter the giveaway using the Rafflecopter below. GOOD … [Continue reading...]

Small Bathroom Remodel Plans

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I am so excited to be sharing the first of several my remodel plans with you today! I have lived in my home for about six years, although it's been in my family for more like 60 years. You can read a little more about that here. Being that the house is 60 years old, and that there were never any updates made to it, I finally decided it was time. So for the past few months I've been pinning and planning and now I've hired a contractor and the demo has … [Continue reading...]

Five Minute Drop Cloth Table Runner

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Hello there! I'm Ashley from Cherished Bliss, and I'm back again this month to not only share a new decor project with you, but to make a little confession. I have the hardest time decorating for Holidays! Yes, I am a blogger who doesn't go crazy with flag projects for July 4th, or whip out heart inspired mantel's for Valentine's day (totally nothing wrong with that). Weird right? Not really. Those of you who are bloggers probably completely get me. We are … [Continue reading...]

August Inspiration Exchange Link Party

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It's that time again! The first Tuesday of the month when we celebrate the start of a new month with We are so happy to have you here~ I am so excited to introduce you to our guest hostesses for this month, Cindy from DIY Beautify and Kristen from Down Home Inspiration! They are very talented and have so many beautiful projects. I am also blessed to have Kristen as a part of my creative team, and she is amazing!! As always we LOVE to feature … [Continue reading...]

25 Cheesy Recipes

25 Popular Cheesy Recipes

I don't know about you, but we love cheese. When we were on vacation in Northern California a few weeks ago we visited the Hilmar Cheese Factory. We got to watch them make cheddar, learn about the process and even try some samples. Fresh cheese is so good! It got me thinking about how much we love cheesy recipes and how often I use cheese in my cooking. Yes I realize the health benefits aren't the greatest, but it's one way I am able to slip a little … [Continue reading...]

S’Mores Gift Tags

Free Printable S'MORES Gift Tag

Raise your hand if you LOVE S'Mores! National S'Mores Day is August 10, and these free printables would make a great surprise treat for a friend or neighbor to celebrate! I originally shared this post over at Tatertots and Jello, but in case you missed it, I wanted to be sure and share it with you here. Did you know that there is a National S'More Day? It was news to me until last year. It's celebrated on August 10! You can celebrate by making some … [Continue reading...]