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DIY: How To Build & Paint Kitchen Shutters - excellent tutorial showing how to make shutters out of thrifted bed slats + tutorial on milk paint - showing how to get a layered paint finish.

Window Shutters...For The Kitchen Instead Of Boring Blinds That Are Hard To Clean

Peel and stick "pre grouted" backsplash tile from SmartTiles ... neat concept can find at Lowes, Home Depot

Freeze green onions in water bottles - shake out the right amount and return to the freezer! This is great! You always have to buy so many green onions and recipes usually never call for more than 3 stalks.

Cheap jars... WAY cheap! I want to redo my spice cabinet.

Making Mixes 101~ A large list of mixes you can make yourself from SCRATCH instead of buying them at the store :

A special way to keep dog dishes out from underfoot. Dog bone drawers hold treats, leashes and other supplies. Pullout cabinet on left of island holds bulk dog food.

Great retrofit- A 2011 Samsung Fridge becomes a 1930's fridge is it wrong that i LOVE this one?

Diligent Dwarves: A 2011 Samsung Fridge becomes a 1930's fridge

Botanicus is a free, Web-based encyclopedia of digitized historic, botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden Library. Including manuscripts back to the 1400's

Adorable printables for the kitchen - great idea for the FREE 8X10 print Walgreens is running today!

absolutely genius. Such an itty bitty space in her kitchen {only 6"!} and look at how much storage she gained! She made it herself to keep it custom for her space and to save some moolah! She painted the inside with a WOW of chevron! You totally wouldn't expect it, but it really takes the project to the next level. The cabinet is on casters which makes it easy to pull out, even with heavy jars and cans being stored inside. Fantastic DIY!

Homemade carpet powder , also a reader wrote:According to a friend, if you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet! (fleas, etc!)Another said:I use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda, and everyone can't find why my house smells so inviting and homey.