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Getting started with SparkNotes for Android SparkNotes started out as a Web site called The Spark in 1999, and was developed by a group of students trying to make it easier to understand literature. Known today as SparkNotes, the site features hundreds of guides to help aid students, teachers, and those wishing to brush up on a subject. According to SparkNotes, its intent was not to have students skip out on their reading assignments and just read the SparkNotes instead. Instead, it wanted to create a fun and educational Web site that helps give further explanations on topics. So far just the literature guides are available on Android, but SparkNotes does offer standardized test study aids and materials for many other subjects on its site and in book form. Getting started with SparkNotes for Android
Rips in My Jeans
21 Great Sites to Help Save Money When Shopping Online We all love saving money and online shopping has revolutionized the way we do so. Back in the pre-internet age, if you wanted to save a few bucks, you either had to drive to the edge of town to compare prices or spend an entire Sunday afternoon cutting those darn coupons. Thanks to the internet revolution, saving money shopping online has never been easier. With more retailers setting up shop on the web, all it takes is a click of a button to compare prices and find the best deals. 21 Great Sites to Help Save Money When Shopping Online
Alina's Adventures sew everything A P indicates a printable tutorial or pdf pattern. An F indicates a personal favorite. The world's best sewing tutorials in no particular order. The world's best sewing tutorials in no particular order.
Domestic Charm
Toy Rotation Bins Toy Rotation Bins A few months ago I read the book Simplicity Parenting by Kim John Payne and quickly became convinced that my kids had too many toys. Not only that, but they had the wrong types of toys,and too many options at any given time.
Budget Wise Home — Decorating on a Budget
Design Dazzle
Thrive Thrive If you’re like me, your January is about resolutions and getting organized. Our house is getting some much needed get-rid-of-the-crap-you-don’t-need lovin’, room by room. First stop, the kids’ closets. Everything but jeans and jammies gets hung up.
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TUTORIALS TUTORIALS Click an image below for step-by-step instructions and easy sewing projects. Don’t worry…we won’t leave you hanging! We’ve got all the nitty gritty details.
Sew Mama Sew! | Tutorials
J's Everyday Fashion
decor decor tea towel pillow on the left, napkin pillow on the right. In the tradition of the Anthro placemat pillows, here are two more methods to create home decor from table linens. This is a much more affordable option for me than actually buying the pillows. I drool buckets over most everything in Anthropologie's home decor section but can't get past the price tag, even with the devil on my shoulder.
Needle Crafts Needle Crafts Savannah from Oh So Pretty: The Diaries is here to share her Sew a Bird on it! Let's give her a round of applause for such detail. Plus a free printable bird template. Thanks, Savannah! We had this awesome tray in our living room that had these pretty little stitched designs but, they were old and they didn't match our new color schemes so we decided to update it! We wanted to make sure we kept something stitched because it was such a cute detail so- we decided to SEW A BIRD ON IT!
Thriftily DIYing my way to a beautiful home | House of Hepworths
Spray Paint Blog segment to show what a little paint can do to those things you have lying around that just don’t go with anything else or just need a little refreshing and updating to make you love them again! Small Telephone Table spray painted with (Lowe’s)Valspar Colbalt Cannon, love that color! My Antique Kitchen Chicken spray painted with (Lowe’s) Valspar Tropical Oasis. The Magic of Paint! – The Magic of Paint! –
After nearly 13 years using the same trusty black leather Fossil wallet, I recently decided I was ready for a change. I snagged an adorable fabric wallet made by a friend of mine, but it didn't have a zippered compartment for my coins. This, of course, necessitated the creation of a coin purse. I'm not sure how I came to settle on the design that I did, but after making the decision that I wanted some pretty french knots to adorn my new purse, I chose a graduating assortment of yellow embroidery floss and a scrap of grey linen from my stash. This was the perfect in-front-of-the-tv project and took me several hours to complete. diddle dumpling: crafts diddle dumpling: crafts
HandymanWire - Building a Sandbox The sandbox is 6 ft. by 6 ft. Two 12 ft long 2x12's can be purchased and each cut in half to provide the boards for the sides. Or buy four 8-ft boards and cut them to 6 ft long. The sides are joined at the corners with a corner post.
Upholstering Series {how to upholster
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Lancome just launched a new, longwearing lipstick formula: Rouge in Love. There are 21 colors, divided into three groups: daytime shades Jolis Matins (“beautiful mornings”), cocktail colors Boudoir Time, and intense, magical shades Tonight Is My Night. Lancome designates the Jolis Matins shades with an M; the Boudoir Time shades with a B; and Tonight Is My Night shades with an N. The packaging is really pretty (and not terribly heavy). My only complaint is that the labels on the bottom have only the number (no letter, no name). Lancome Rouge in Love, Swatches, Photos, Reviews
Cupcakes and Cashmere
In my master bedroom, I wanted an extra large headboard that would make a statement.Here are my instructions on how to make a fabric headboard…not just any fabric’ll see. Step 1: Find fabric that you love! I found this fabric at my favorite fabric store called Home Fabrics and Rugs. It cost 5.99 a yard, and I bought 10 yards. (I still have some left over, but we’ll just play it safe and say it cost me $59.00 for the fabric. Tutorial: How to make a Fabric Headboard
Can You Cut Up A Large Couch To Make it Smaller? Um, YES?
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Short Cut Saturday – The New Bob You asked, so I’m bringing a new section to Hair Romance – Short Cut Saturday! Short Cut Saturday will feature inspirational short cuts and easy hairstyles for short hair. If you have any questions or suggestions please leave them in the comments below. I love this layered bob hairstyles, one of the styles featured in Refinery29′s Fall hairstyles feature. This is a perfect style if you’re growing out your pixie cut, or you’re looking for an easy short hairstyle.
A Cultivated Nest — Inspiring Cottage Ideas for Your Home & Garden
Simple Ways to Reuse and Repurpose - DIY Inspired
RustiChic: Before & Afters
My Yellow Sandbox
A Beautiful Mess
Popular Hair & Beauty from Pinterest: 28 Feb 2012 - IKnowHair.Com
Black and white stripe upcycle: Shirt into skirt!
Homemade "Shout" Stain Remover
News, patterns, tutorials and reviews | Sewing |
Anngela's Pretty Little Things: Dressy Tunic Top {Tutorial}
megan nielsen design diary - DIY tutorials
Print custom fabric on-demand
delight by design
Kendi Everyday
The Look 4 Less
Spring into Organization!
The Bargain Whore: Coupons
How I Painted My Vinyl Floor
Not Just Paper and Glue: It’s Pinterest Party Time!
Kara's Party Ideas | Kids Birthday Party Themes: berries and branches christmas party
Full of Great Ideas
.. in the Fun Lane
Grandma’s Camp Book
Top 12 Websites For Crafting And DIY Projects
Top 10 Sites for Do It Yourself Projects : Planet Green
Blissfully Ever After: Budget Friendly Entryway Makeover
Dollar Store Crafts
A Little Tipsy
20 minute crafter
DIY Home Organization, Home Organization Blog, Organize My Home, Declutter My House
Vintage Revivals
The Perfect Palette
How to get organized? Follow these PROCESS steps….
Traditional Exterior Design, Pictures, Remodel, Decor and Ideas
Classy Cosmetics | Cool Stuff to Buy Online
Three Custom Color Specialists :: CUSTOM BLENDING :: Custom Lip Color Re-Order (2 Tubes or Wands)
What Should I Read Next? Book recommendations from readers like you
Mrs Happy Homemaker { Mrs Happy Homemaker }
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Recipe Index
Delightful Order
Morning MakeUp Call: March 2011
Centsational Girl
My Fridge Food - Recipes you already have in your Fridge
The Hairpin
Caprese Salad: Re-designed | The Party Dress
Real Techniques Makeup Brushes|Samantha Chapman Makeup Brushes|The Best Makeup Brushes - Real Techniques - Real Techniques
Hairdresser on Fire | A blog about styling hair, and hair generally
EmergingThoughts Blog
Controlling My Chaos: Altered Clipboards
Free Printable Coupons, coupon blog, DIY, Learn How to Coupon, and Make Ahead Meals | Fabulessly Frugal
Menu Plan Your Butt Off | Shrinking Kitchen
It’s Dollar Store Week! The Pot
How To Build a Pottery Barn Inspired Vanity - DIYdiva
Uninstalled | Photo Collage Max
Favorite Paint Colors: Luna Light
Makeup Geek | Tips, Video Tutorials, Reviews, and more!
Maskcara | Beauty Makeup Magic
How to Decorate {For the DIY’er} Series