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D-I-Y Coconut Butter

 I love a lot of things.  Max’s new French accent being one of them.  I am not sure where this came from, but for the past two months, the few words he can say have a “zee” or “la” in … Continue reading

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Sharpie French Tips

***DISCLAIMER*** This post is ghetto fabulous.  I repeat.  Ghetto fabulous. I debated on posting this one.  I even ran it by a few friends to see if they though it was to ghetto for the blog. Then I realized that … Continue reading

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I Need Self Restraint

I normally only allow myself onto Craigslist to browse if I need something specific because I end up lusting after every single thing I see.  I see this stuff as potential DIY projects and have major difficulties walking away from … Continue reading

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Finger Knit Infinity Scarves

I’m going to preface this post by saying that I don’t knit.  Well, I never knitted before.  I have the attention span of a gnat and the patience of a 3-year-old in line at an ice cream shop in July. … Continue reading

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Max’s Italian Themed Birthday Party

My son Max looooooves to eat.  So I thought what better way to celebrate his birthday than to have a food theme party.  Pasta is his favorite so I went with Italian.  Specifically pizza, pasta and paninis because, well, who … Continue reading

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No-Sew Tote From A T-Shirt

Like most women today, I wear many hats.  Lately I feel like P.Diddy with the amount of hyphenates my title entails. Wife/Mom/Teacher/Grad Student/Blogger/Crafter/Nightly Chef/Nutella Inhaler   In addition to the above credentials, since I wasn’t busy enough teaching with a … 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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Wine Barrel Planter D-I-Y

Remember back when I told you guys about the sweetest words my husband has ever uttered? No? It went something like this: “I saw something on the curb down the street that you said you were looking for.   I’m … Continue reading

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Getting Glitzy With It

I’m not sure if it’s all of the shiny gold hardware on the net or what but I have a renewed interest in metallic accents around our house. I’ve been eyeing this Nate Berkus for Target  accent bowl for months.  I’ve … 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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