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Dec 272013
Most Popular Posts from 2013

As a way to close out the year, I want to bring you a way to see some popular posts from different bloggers around the web. Some you may know, others you may not but I hope you find some great new blogs and posts to read! Today I am bringing you a list of the most popular blog posts from over 20 different bloggers. You will find some recipes, skin care, health encouragement and more.

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Dec 132013
75+ Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

You don’t have to be super crafty to make homemade gifts. There are lots of other things you could make, like homemade bath products, cookies or mixes in a jar. So as a way to help you find some great homemade gift ideas I put together this post with over 75 different things you could make!

For the list, I found homemade bath and body products, gifts for the home, crafts and food that can be used as gifts. Find some that you like and get to making your gifts! You could even make gift baskets and combine some store bought things with your homemade gifts. Just think about what each person would enjoy and go from there.

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Nov 182013
Planning Your Thanksgiving Menu Plus Free Printable Placecards

Imagine having a stress free Thanksgiving where you can enjoy time with family. In order for this to be a reality, you will likely need to do some planning ahead of time. Last year was the first time my husband and I had both of our immediate families over for Thanksgiving dinner. I knew that with previous family dinners, we end up having phone calls back and forth from my mom or his mom so I decided that I needed to make a menu and plan out the dinner so we could figure out who would bring everything.

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Oct 302013
Simple DIY Laundry Detergent {Plus a FREE Printable}

About a year and a half ago I decided to try making my own laundry products as a way to save money. I was surprised when I found out how much money I could save just by not buying regular detergent and dryer sheets. Even buying the least expensive products with sales and coupons added up when it seemed I was buying new detergent or dryer sheets every other month or so. I had already tried a few other things like homemade all-purpose cleaner and body wash so changing my laundry products was a natural next step. I’ve been using this DIY laundry detergent since the first time I made it.

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