Clothes Line…finally

Yesterday it was finally nice enough to hang some laundry on the line. Ahhhh, summer…how I love it! Do you use a clothes line?

Snickers Mini Cheesecakes

I love looking a recipes on blogs. Food bloggers always make them look fairly easy and their images are always gorgeous. I was browsing through and came across a recipe for Snickers Caramel Cheesecake Cookies. Seriously?? That is like two of my favorite things rolled into one so I had to try it. Over… 

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Tomato & Feta Omelet

My favorite omelet ever. When your egg is just about set, toss some tomatoes and feta cheese on top. Fold omelet over and cook a few more minutes then enjoy! Sometimes I add a pinch of nutmeg to my eggs to boost the flavor–try it sometimes. Cheers,Deb

The Hip Girl’s Guide To Homemaking {Review}

BOOK DESCRIPTION: With The Hip Girl’s Guide to Homemaking, it’s possible and even convenient to create an inviting space for living and entertaining on a budget. From unique decor ideas to growing strawberries on your fire escape, Kate Payne shares fun, low-cost (and often free!) creative solutions that will make anyone feel more accomplished in minutes…. 

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Blueberry Fruit Smoothie

We are still on our smoothie kick here. First it was the Strawberry Pineapple Smoothie then I made a Pomegranate Smoothie. Tonight I made a Blueberry & Fruit Smoothie. My daughter was upset because I added blueberries and she wasn’t going to drink it, but I told her she had to at least try it…. 

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Adorable #DogCollarCharms

I recently found a site that allows you to upload a favorite photo and have it made into a dog collar charm. I really liked the idea of having a family photo printed and made into a charm for BB. The site,, is really easy to use. Just upload the photo, then choose a border… 

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Turkey Reuben

I like making this sandwich on lazy Sunday afternoons when we want a filling, but easy to make lunch. I’m not a fan of sauerkraut so I use cole slaw instead. I usually buy whatever bread looks the yummiest from the bakery. This round I used Italian bread (don’t tell, but I don’t like rye… 

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Kitchen Carts Instead of a Kitchen Remodel

I really want to remodel and makeover my incredibly small 1970′s corridor kitchen. We bought our house about 16 years ago and the only thing we changed in the kitchen was the ugly counter tops and that was about 8 years ago. I really want to gut the whole kitchen and start over, but I… 

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Blueberry Cheesecake Pie

Today I’m participating in the Ultimate Blog Swap. You’ll find me posting over at Decor Adventures sharing a tutorial on how to create a Mason Jar Soap Dispenser, and I’m excited to welcome Becca from Crumbs and Chaos to Just Short of Crazy: Hi, I’m Becca from Crumbs and Chaos, a blog I write with… 

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3 Outfits-1 Shirt | Talbots

I stopped in at Talbots the other day to shop for a new shirt. Our store is fairly small and its hit or miss if I’ll find anything (that fits), but thought I would take a chance. I tried on 3 shirts and found one I really liked. The challenge was to them figure out… 

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