Pre “Back-to-School” Camping Trip

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This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Del Monte, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #DelMonteBTS http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV   My oldest grandson starts school this Thursday.   And back to packing school lunches.   But, before we delved back into all of that … [Read more...]

Budget Backpack Makeover

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    BUDGET BACKPACK MAKEOVER Welcome Darla at HomeWork organizing. My grandsons go back to school next week, and I LOVE this idea for personalizing their backpacks. You're gonna love how easy it is, too. Have you priced backpacks lately? Most start at $40 or more. I wasn't ready to shell out that kind of money for … [Read more...]

DIY Damask Wall Art

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  Hi my Everyday Friends.   Have you noticed I've been a bit absent?  :(   I'm sorry its been a while since I posted.  Unfortunately, I am severely   anemic.  Again.    so I've basically been flat of my bed - rotating between the bed to the couch.  :)   I have been getting … [Read more...]

$600 Back-to-School Paypal Cash Giveaway

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My son and Daughter-in-law brought home the school supply list for my soon-to-be 3d grade grandson. I almost went into a mini-shock. As I skimmed the list, I couldn't help but think that when I was his age, my Mama had to buy had a box of Eight Crayons (the fat ones), a bottle of Elmer's glue and a pencil pack. I don't think I even had a … [Read more...]

Pepperoni Pizza Popovers

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"Pepperoni Pizza Popovers"   I grew up in a one stop light town. Well actually, the light didn't come along until my teen years and even then I think it only  flashed yellow for the first few years.   The favorite, or should I say the only, hangout was the Dairy Queen. Even today, I STILL love their chocolate dipped vanilla … [Read more...]

Bathroom Makeover on a Budget

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"Master Bathroom Makeover"... on a Budget!   I think with any home renovation project, you look back with a few doubts and a few more "I should have's." I should have used a different color... I should not have added that extra piece of trim... I should not have started this project to begin with. :-D   The above doubts and … [Read more...]

Caramelized Onions

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  {the secret to perfect...} Caramelized Onions   We are in a very "monsoon-y" rain pattern right now in Eastern North Carolina. My grass.  Loves it. My garden.  Adores it. My allergies.  Are thankful. The cats.  Hate it! :) I guess 3 out of 4 ain't so bad.    Speaking of our garden...it is … [Read more...]

Headboard Ideas

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  {Headboard Ideas } I would like to say our recent adventure in our flip house was a success,  as in it sold quickly and we have moved onto another house. I would like to say that very much. But, it's still on the market - waiting for the buying season to kick back in again. No worries, we have faith and know it's just a matter of … [Read more...]

Easy Taco Casserole

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  School. A six-letter word that puts the fear of God back into every parent. Six letters that signal the end of Summer... - the end of sleeping in late. The end of  "you're on your own for dinner." Homework and Projects and Book Reports and... a real dinner. At the table. Homework.  Book Reports.  Projects. It's … [Read more...]

A NC Home

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  First of all - welcome to the new "the everyday home." I am so in love with the new look and hope you like it, too.  :)   The reason I am sharing this home with you is that I have always been fascinated with the idea of taking a historical structure - such as a church, barn, etc - and giving it a new life by turning it into a … [Read more...]