Change that case – don’t feel guilty

My older daughter probably has more covers for her iPhone than I have teeth in my head, and that has always bothered me. It seems like such a waste from an environmental standpoint. (I, on the other
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Head out for a picnic

This durable basket is perfect for a picnic for two – under the stars, at an outdoor concert, or even a day at the beach. What I like about is that it comes with just about everything you would need,
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DIY is as Easy as 1-2-3

Who doesn’t like that sense of accomplishment one gets from doing, making or creating something?  Some companies have cleverly created fun DIY kits that would also make great gifts!   1- Remember
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I Scream, You Scream…

Is there really a better dessert in the thick of summer than one that’s frozen? Probably not. Homemade sorbets, granitas and tried-and-true full fat, lusciously creamy ice cream can prove the perfect
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Creative Distractions: Etsy Blog

I subscribe to Etsy’s blog and I thought I was clever when I set it up so that all those emails would go into a separate folder in the email inbox. That was until I looked over the other day and found
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On My Mind: Plastic and Pasta

Plastic. Man’s best invention or worst? I say both. It’s invention revolutionized many industries from medical to food service (and everything in between) and yet it has also trained us into believing
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Woodsy or beachy?

Woodsy or beachy – this gorgeous Driftwood Chandelier from Terrain in Westport could play it either way to suit your decor. Twined branches of sandblasted grapewood house nine candelabra bulbs, (each
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My Headboard, Part 1

One of my new year’s resolutions – or rather my grand “To-Do” list for 2013 is to make a headboard for my bed. The material I’ll be using is recycled billboard vinyl donated by my lovely friend and
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