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August 2014

How to Build an Excellent Credit Score & Ways to Repair a Bad One. Having a great credit score is vital to saving money and creating better financial opportunities for yourself.

How to Build an Excellent Credit Score & Ways to Repair a Bad One

Credit scores are a reflection of your financial accountability and responsibility. Thus, businesses, lenders, banks, credit companies, investors, insurance companies, utility companies (cell phone, internet, cable, gas, electricity, and water companies) even employers and land lords may be concerned if you have a less than good score. Made It. Ate It. Loved It.: Sunshine Muffins. These muffins right here are packed with all kinds of deliciousness!

Made It. Ate It. Loved It.: Sunshine Muffins

They are moist from the carrots and raisins and crunchy from the apples and nuts. These muffins aren't your average muffin they are so much better! How to Age Terra Cotta Pots - Cottage in the Oaks. I love the look of aged pots.

How to Age Terra Cotta Pots - Cottage in the Oaks

Most terra cotta pots will naturally age if you have them outside and fertilize your potted plants….but it can take many months to get that great growth of algae and white chalky finish that I love. {source} Here’s how to age terra cotta pots naturally…..a few of my favorite ways……and help the process move along a bit faster! {None of these will harm plants that are planted in the planters.}

How To: Crochet - For Beginners. Whether you're a crochet newbie or a veteran with a hook, it's always good to brush up on your crochet skills!

How To: Crochet - For Beginners

I've personally found that visually learning crochet stitches with the help of videos makes the process a lot easier than struggling to understand a written description. So to help out my future crochet-a-holics I thought I'd create this post detailing all the stitches and steps you'll need in order to crochet almost any pattern. How To: Crochet A Slip Knot. 27 Savory Latin American Snacks To Try Before You Die. Cherry Custard. This simple dessert is similar to a French Clafoutis, only made lighter and served in individual ramekins for better portion control.

Cherry Custard

Happy Friday everyone!! Before the summer comes to an end, I am trying to enjoy all my favorite summer fruits, especially cherries, watermelon and peaches. This cherry custard is a must, I just love the flavor and you'll be surprised how easy it is to make. I used raw sugar as my sweetener, but Stevia or Splenda would work fine too. Whole Wheat Irish Soda Bread Muffins. These whole wheat Irish soda bread muffins are delicious, the perfect start a lazy cold March Sunday morning.

Whole Wheat Irish Soda Bread Muffins

Speckled with raisins, they are sweet and perfect enjoyed with a hot cup of tea. Prosciutto, Arugula and Balsamic Sandwich. Prosciutto di Parma, peppery arugula, sweet balsamic and heart healthy olive oil on french bread is a winning combination.

Prosciutto, Arugula and Balsamic Sandwich

The addition of prosciutto in this sandwich is a perfect example of using meat as a condiment. It has so much concentrated flavor, that a little goes a long way. 10 habits you should pick up from your grandmother. Some of us romanticize the past, some of us brush it off altogether — but either way, there’s some good wisdom to be gleaned from generations that weren’t bombarded with consumerism, surrounded by chemicals and discombobulated by the crazy pace of the digital world.

10 habits you should pick up from your grandmother

Yes, we’re talking about the “grandma era.” Known for its wealth of practical solutions, clean living and common sense, the women who forged the road before us were smart cookies. 12 Timeless Quotes from the book 12 Stupid Things that Mess Up Recovery. Photography cheat sheet - Digital Camera World. In this quick tutorial we’ll show you how to choose the right AF points and weigh the pros and cons of single point vs area selection.

photography cheat sheet - Digital Camera World

Many people dream of turning their passion for photography into a full-time job, and in his brilliant infographic professional photographer Robert Sail guides you through some of the key steps and lessons you’ll learn from newbie to pro. Often we talk about the reasons why you should upgrade your camera, but rarely do we examine the reasons why you shouldn’t buy a new camera. Here is our checklist of 9 danger signs that you may not like a camera. What is TTL flash? In this tutorial we will help you take your first steps into ‘through-the-lens’ flash photography. In this post we run through some of the most effective techniques for using your external flash unit, the most useful accessories, set-ups and more.

Smartphone camera vs DSLR? DIY: 9 All-Natural Beauty Products. We live in a world where we are immensely pressured to keep up appearances.

DIY: 9 All-Natural Beauty Products

Unfortunately, we're also at the mercy of a self-regulated cosmetics industry that forces many of us to be exposed to vast quantities of chemicals over the course of a lifetime. Save yourself and your beauty routine by adding in these natural beauty hacks — they not only make you look and feel good, but they’re good for you. 1. Coconut oil makeup remover Coconut oil is a natural and nourishing way to remove stubborn eye makeup. Fire Roasted Restaurant Blender Salsa (5 Minutes!) 30 Amazing Photoshop Tutorials That You Can't Missed. With so many designs and photo manipulation software in the market, one can easily get confuse with all these choices.

On the other hand, there are also certain software that is crafted for only certain purposes, perhaps one would prefer a software that could solve most of your needs, instead of installing multiple software or programs for various different designing needs. There is after all one particular software that can answer to most of a designer’s need be it in photo manipulation, graphic design or other design purposes, introducing Adobe Photoshop.

Adobe Photoshop was first introduced around 1999, while it is popular for photo manipulation, the software also offers many other effects and is capable for many feats. In fact, Photoshop is still one of the most versatile and powerful designing programs up till this very moment. There is a large amount of Photoshop tutorials found on the Internet and each one is catered to a specific purpose. How to Create Cityscape Concept Art. 3 Month Photography Tips - Pulling Curls. Now, That's Quotable! Kids, seriously, say the darndest things…and as they grow older, we sometimes forget those funny moments. Well, FORGET NO MORE! The 'No Shampoo Experiment,' Six Months Later. 42 Money-Saving Tips Every Makeup Addict Needs To Know. The best homemade salsa - Debbiedoo's. Good morning tomato lovers.

JULIE here from Red head can decorate sharing the best homemade salsa in town! It’s the first day of school here in Michigan, so I’m a little lonely. It’s just me and my kitty, Sylvia today. I am so excited to be in invited over to Debbiedoo’s again. Balsamic vinegar reduction. A balsamic vinegar reduction is a concentrated and thickened version of balsamic vinegar that is made by cooking down the vinegar until it has reduced. The balsamic flavor will become more intense and the consistency will thicken. 20 Best summer beauty tips, tricks and DIYs : ♥ IndianBeautySpot.Com ♥ Summer can bring oil and sweat production, skin problems (namely sunburn, heat rashes and breakouts) that seem to increase right along with the temperature. 25 Sewing Hacks You Won't Want to Forget DIY Ready.

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Natural and homemade remedies for skin tags. Homemade Hawaiian Bread Rolls. This copycat recipe for Homemade Hawaiian Bread Rolls is perfectly sweet, soft, fluffy, and golden brown. Mod Podge Silhouette Canvas. How to Peel an Egg With a Spoon - Made From Pinterest. One dozen eggs. Style Me Green: sustainable. Easy Monkey Cupcakes. All Of The Books Referenced On "Orange Is The New Black" Aloe vera for beautiful skin : ♥ IndianBeautySpot.Com ♥

Aloe Vera gel have been used in many skin care products as they are a perfect solution for all skin types. Yummylicious Gallery. Inspiration For Moms: Six on Saturday: New Uses for Muffin Tins. We all know that muffin tins are great for baking our favorite muffin recipe. Stroller/Car Seat Cooling Pad tutorial. Stroller/Car Seat Cooling Pad Tutorial. Pastichio- Greek Style Lasagna - First Home Love Life. How to make bacon crackers - Debbiedoo's. How to make bacon crackers - Debbiedoo's. 9 Simple Makeup Tricks from Experts to Make Your Eyes Pop. Types of Diaper Loads (The Truth) Aloe vera for beautiful skin : ♥ IndianBeautySpot.Com ♥ Summer Decor Crafts and Recipes. Top five tips for making a cake. Grab N' Go Picnic Silverware Kit - Made To Be A Momma. The Freckled Fox : 'The Basics' Hair Week, Tutorial #4: The 10 Sec Top-knot.

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Easy Meals. Meal Planning and Freezing. After Baby Fitness. Drinks. Sweets. Crafty. Caring for a wooden cutting board.