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MIY: Mom it Yourself {Part 1}

The Fireplace. We just  bought a vacation house in the Poconos, in a cute private community right next to a lake. It’s not the beach house I always wanted, but it’s an escape from the city and it’s memories for my daughter to make, so I’m happy. It’s a gorgeous chalet style house that’s big […]

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12 Shockingly Super Easy Holiday Sugar Cookies

I am always surprised (and very pleased) when complimented for my decorative holiday sugar cookies. I always tell people that they could probably do it, too, because it really isn’t as hard as it looks. In this post, I will share with you 12 easy designs that can be enhanced to fit anyone’s skill level. […]

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Sometimes a plunger just isn't enough.

Love Your Toilet: A Mom’s Guide to Plumbing

  Today was a good day. Today, the new toilet came. Today is Toilet Christmas. (Or Chanukah, in our house. But a universal holiday, nonetheless.) As a mother, a wife and a human being, toilets and I have a passionate yet complicated relationship. Some days I think about the toilet once or twice. Some days, […]

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I’ve Been Apple Picking…Now What?

What To Do With All Those Apples I love the fall, especially apple picking. However, there are only so many Macs a girl can eat before the thought of one more apple makes your eyes cross. They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but a whole bag of apples?!  Sometimes enough is […]

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