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Great way to test out any tattoo ideas before actually going to the shop. How to Create Your Own Temporary Tattoo: 7 steps (with pictures)
Use a mesh laundry pop-up bag for beach toys, and keep the sand where it belongs.
72 Hour survival kit items that should be in your house, this list comes directly from FEMA. Keep it in a cabinet in the garage.
Married people should still date each other :) Date night jar made with color coded popsicle sticks. Red = $ and planning required Pink = minimal $ and spontaneous White = Stay at home date. Cute ideas included!!!!! This is one of the best "date jars" I have seen.
Motherhood Ideas: 1. Movie Night: every Friday 2. Interviews: ask family questions, figure out goals 3. Lunch Dates: Once a month take child out of school lunch for a date 4. Mother's Day Letters: Write love letter to child each year 5. Clean Ten: When things get cluttered, say "clean 10" and everyone picks up 10 things 6. Late Nights: Each kid gets 1 night a week to stay up 15 mins later for 1 on 1 attention time 7. Happies and Sads: At dinner take turns saying best part of day and worst
7 Ways to get closer to your kids and be a more efficient mom. Great blog!!!
Keep one in the shower filled with a mixture of half vinager, half Dawn dishsoap. Use it to wipe down the shower while you are in there and your shower will always be clean
How to hide your cords
Hi Sugarplum!: Lamp-A-Looza Winners, & Hiding Those Pesky Cords
Never again forget your room's paint color choice! On the inside of your light switch or outlet cover, using a permanent marker, just write the paint brand, color name, swatch number on a piece of painter's tape for quick reference. If needed, add the date you did your room makeover. Change the room color? Change the info tape! You can even add a touch of the actual paint in case you need to take it to the paint store to get a color match.
It's Time For A Texas Road Trip ! Hop in the car and take a drive down the back roads of Texas. Explore history, attractions, great food and even down right fun in your own back yard. Take a Texas road trip and have fun. Make sure to tell everyone we said howdy. Texas Day Trips all across Texas. Get out and go!
Road trips in Texas
DIY - Wood Painting - Full Step-by-Step Tutorial with lots of tips and information.