Category Archives: Inspire me!

Valentines Day Stuff I Love

Valentines Day is this week and it only means one thing. Love is in the air! I want to consume red wine and chocolate in large quantities.  I want date night.  No.  I want EXTREME date night complete with lovey … Continue reading

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Food, Fun & Being A Housewife

Not in the sense that I don’t teach art anymore although I would love to stay home and take care of Max. I didn’t give myself that title. Muscle & Fitness Hers did. A “Fit Housewife of New England” to … Continue reading

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Dare To Be Thankful

Linking up with so many fantastic crafty D-I-Y bloggers at the “Dare to D-I-Y” Link Party! Here’s a peek at our chalkboard wall in our kitchen. We are hosting Thanksgiving at our house.  I wonder how long this artwork will … Continue reading

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Craft Night, Apple Cider Sangria, Samoas & Finding the Silver Lining

This past Friday was the first of our monthly craft nights!  Since having a baby, working in an elementary school, and getting caught up in day to day chores, socialization with adults is at an all time low for me … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pie Protein Truffles

  It’s that time of year again! Pumpkin flavored everything! It’s basically a fall festival in your mouth. Pumpkin Spice flavor shots in your coffee, pumpkin lattes, pumpkin cheesecake, pumpkin pudding… my thighs literally get more plump just reading that … Continue reading

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100 Free Shutterfly Prints

If you follow me on Instagram (@FindingSilverLinings) then you know how I adore taking pictures!  I snap away throughout the day and have grown quite used to taking photos on my iPhone.  I actually hardly ever use a regular camera … Continue reading

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FSL Field Trip: NYC Cake Class (Part 2)

If you’re just tuning in, catch up on part 1 here. Our stomachs were growling and the steam from the piping hot steak and pan-fried mashed potatoes was not helping.  I mean, I’ll have cake for dinner, it wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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Guest Post: A Balancing Act

It’s been a crazy week for me.  The lack of posting was due to an insane amount of organizing and preparing at work.  My coworker & I hosted our first school-wide arts & crafts festival.  Six hundred urban students crafting … Continue reading

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Hottest Husband Award Goes Toooooo…

Mr. FSL.  I’m not talking about how easy on the eyes he is (that’s a whole other post).  I think he’s beginning to catch the D-I-Y bug! *swoooon* Let me explain… Usually when my husband and I drive by a house that … Continue reading

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Pretty Up Your Desktop

I’ve got Spring fever so bad right now!  Spring brights are popping up everywhere it seems (hello coral skinny pants).  Since I spend a good chunk of time in front of my computer screen, I’m giving my desktop a healthy dose … Continue reading

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