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Sandra McKenzie

mother of six, grandma to 8. interested in keeping the earth green and fair trade.

Always Chrysti - Always Chrysti - 100+ Ways to Creatively Reuse Old Magazines
Top 10 Sites for Do It Yourself Projects : Planet Green
Pita Bread Recipe | Blogger For Hire Pita Bread Recipe | Blogger For Hire This pita bread recipe makes amazingly soft and fluffy pitas. If you’re in the U.S. and are used to the cardboard rounds sold at supermarkets here as “pita bread,” you’ll be amazed once you try the real thing. The yeasty, delicious aroma, the chewy texture and the delicate taste will get you hooked immediately. There’s one caveat though: once you try these, you won’t be able to go back to eating supermarket cardboard pita. The dough in this pita bread recipe is mixed by a bread machine.
An invisible, ancient source of energy surrounds us—energy that powered the first explorations of the world, and that may be a key to the future. This map shows you the delicate tracery of wind flowing over the US. The wind map is a personal art project, not associated with any company. We've done our best to make this as accurate as possible, but can't make any guarantees about the correctness of the data or our software. Wind Map Wind Map
Sistine Chapel
Glowing jar project – varázslat a lakásban (EN/HU) | from {panka} with love
Absolutely Genius Ideas
{Everything} In A Jar - Handmade Gifts {Everything} In A Jar - Handmade Gifts With just a little over 10 weeks until Christmas, it is already time to start thinking about gifts! The more gifts that can be taken care of ahead of time, the easier the holiday season will be. I came up with a really fun idea that can be customized to pretty much any person or occasion called:
worldclock.swf (application/x-shockwave-flash Object)
Breed Details
Build a Laundry Basket Dresser
Little Lucy Lu: Ladder Laundry Rack I am SO excited about my latest "project" ... it's kinda a long one. ....But it'll be worth it. :-) Are you ready??? OK, so to preface this I need to remind you that I am a TALL gal. 5 feet 11 inces, to be exact. Little Lucy Lu: Ladder Laundry Rack
Peeeeee-yew! I’m done with the stinky stench of microwave popcorn. Actually, I haven’t popped a single bag of that toxic smelling stuff in years since I hate the thought of being swindled by a stank bag of greasy kernels. That’s right people, I’m calling foul on microwave popcorn since it’s a reeking wallet rip off. Doing the mathy math, microwave popcorn costs around $22.65 for 12 boxes with 3 packets per box (source Amazon) — that’s an eye-popping $3.53 per pound! How to Microwave Gourmet Popcorn in a Brown Paper Bag How to Microwave Gourmet Popcorn in a Brown Paper Bag
Here are clever ideas to make life easier. To see the complete list of 25 go here. You can pin the pics directly to Pinterest by hovering your mouse over the pic then clicking the “pin it”! Via: 25 Clever Ideas to Make Life Easier 25 Clever Ideas to Make Life Easier
DIY Tiered Cupcake Stand Tutorial If you’re new here, welcome! I’m AmberLee, and Giverslog is my place to share recipes, gift ideas, pretty wrapping ideas, and whatever else is on my mind. And if you have a moment, stop by my chocolate shop, The Ticket Kitchen. DIY Tiered Cupcake Stand Tutorial
Compare to Pottery Barn Teen's fabulous but expensive Style Tiles Whenever I speak to my dad on the phone, he always asks, “Miss me?” This past month I’ve been getting concerned emails, so apparently some of you missed me—or at least my weekly blog posts. I’ve missed you too. Salvaged patchwork bulletin board Salvaged patchwork bulletin board
Party DIY | A Subtle Revelry
It seems as though all sorts of cute party decorating items are “all the rage” these days–cake stands, tiered plates, apothecary jars, hurricane lamps, etc. I love these items, but there is often one big problem! The price tag. DIY Cake Stand DIY Cake Stand
Rose and Feather Hair Clip Tutorial Rose and Feather Hair Clip Tutorial I love this hair pin, so sweet. Fit for tea time, no? Or maybe stopping to smell the flowers…
Photo by Roberto Caruso I’m giving away trade secrets here. You know those beautiful floral looking decorations you sometimes see in magazines hovering over a festive table? How to wrap a gift: Use tissue paper for a...
So, it's been a while since I've made anything Craftster-worthy, but my husband and I busted out the Dremel tool a few days ago and we made this: It's a pair of curtains made out of old Kodachrome slides! I'm really interested in photography, and will buy old cameras in antique and thrift stores in order to develop film that's inside of it. From time to time, I'll find collections of old slides and will buy those, too. Last fall, driving back from vacation, we stopped at an antique store outside of Kansas City and I found a box of a ton of old slides, mostly Kodachrome, from the 50s and 60s. I hate the idea that these pictures would just be resigned to the garbage or something, and wanted to display them (besides just scanning them in and putting them on Flickr - here's a link to my old found negative/slide collection, though, if you want to check that out: ). Kodachrome Curtains - Updated! Now with lampy goodness!
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How to Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes in 4 Square Feet | Apartment Therapy Re-Nest
17 things no one probably have told you yet (comics by alex noriega)
Dollar Store Mom - Frugal Fun - Crafts for Kids | Frugal Fun for Everyone
Bold Book Shelving Branches Naturally Along Interior Walls
House Cleaning & Housekeeping Advice, Hints & Tips | Housekeeping Channel - For the Home You Keep - The Resource for Better, Faster, Healthier Housekeeping..
Seven Surprising Uses for Baking Soda - Lifestyle
Backyard Gardener, Your Gardening Information with Gardening Tips
Free Sewing Patterns, Free Sewing Downloads
DIY: Paint Stick Sunburst Mirror
Check out my cool home design on Autodesk Homestyler!
Green, Healthy, & Safe Product Ratings & Reviews
Homemade Lip Balm - How to Make Lip Balm with Beeswax, Honey and Cocoa Butter
How To: Haunted House Silhouettes
What to do with Bad Paintings — Simple Mom
The 30 Minute $6 Dress Tutorial
Cheer: Our Holiday Wishlist
Science & Nature - Human Body and Mind
Looking for the Best Dr. Seuss Quotes?
Oldies Music -- history, trivia and charts of Fifties, Sixties and Seventies music
Phantom of the Opera, Bach Duo on a floor keyboard -- AMAZING!!
Welcome to The Ancient Web - The Ancient World's Great Civilizations
Apartment Crafts

More DIY Ideas: Creative Salvage Makeovers
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For The Home / great idea for boys bedroom
Organized Home | Clean House, Cut Clutter, Get Organized at Home!
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Surprising Cleaning New Uses - Real Simple
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English Fudge Recipe - - 279417
Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Dip « Slice & Dice
Vegetarian Christmas Recipes | Pardon a Pig this Christmas! | Animals Australia
Rotini with Creamy Mushroom Ragut | Vegans Eat Pencil Shavings
Yummy Soft and Chewy Ginger Snaps - Mommy Notes - Music to your Ears - What To Expect Blogs
Homemade Crispy Potato Tots (Tater Tots)
Honey Mustard Chicken with Bacon and Mushrooms
The Different Types of Pasta: What Kind is on my Plate?
Over 100 Quick and Easy Recipes
Magic Sauce Recipe
Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day
Made Just Right
GET OFF YOUR BUTT AND BAKE!: PRETZEL BITES - Parmesan or Cinnamon and Sugar with glaze.
Vegetarian Living
Baking & Dessert Recipes & Videos - *Tested Recipes*
Spaghetti and Meatball Pot Pie
Black-Bottom Peanut Butter Mousse Pie: Recipe
Dinner in 15 Minutes Flat - Make Your Selections | Plant-Based Recipes | Inspiration
Wall to Watch
10 Things to Make in a Springform Pan
Homemade Nutella Recipe
Snowball Cookies | Favorite Holiday Cookies
Fluffy Pancakes | Blogger For Hire
Bacon and Cheese Muffins!
Meal Planning Made Simple From
Growing Herbs - How To Grow Herbs
Watermelon Lime Sorbet Slices
Red Velvet Rice Krispies Treats Hearts for Valentine’s Day
stop buying granola bars & make these: no bake chocolate energy balls | {NATURAL} MOMMIE
Sunday School Kids Christmas crafts, activites, lesson support
Rainbow Cake in a Jar
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