I love the idea of having a large scale map (5-6 feet across) that is a monotone patchwork kinda thing. The states would be cork backed with craft or wallpapers being used to create the quilt look. Then guests can stick pins into the map showing us where they come from.
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SMART - make a template for hanging curtain rods the same height/distance every time...no more measuring and leveling over and over
Tape as Scoop Scraper....awesome idea! Attach the sticky side of a shorter piece of masking tape to the sticky side of a larger piece. Then place the tape across the top of a container of, say, cocoa so that the ends adhere to the sides of the can. The next time you scoop, you can easily level off your helping and avoid cocoa-verload.
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