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Roommate Cleaning Issues? How To Split Up Chores Without Splitting Up Friends. A chore chart is a great way to make sure that all of your roommates pitch in when dealing with the common areas.

Roommate Cleaning Issues? How To Split Up Chores Without Splitting Up Friends

In order to make a chart, you’ll need to sit down with your roommates and decide which tasks you’ll individually be responsible for and which one’s you’ll work on together. If you’re planning on making a rotating chore schedule, dividing up the tasks evenly is essential. Here are a couple sample charts to help you get started. A chart like this one works well if you and your roommates need a little bit of guidance in order to get the work done properly. Tasks are broken up by week so that roommates can complete them whenever they get a chance within the time frame.

This type of chart specifies what day of the week a particular chore will be done on. This type of chart works well for roommates who seem clueless about cleaning. Home Decor/Crafting / Secretly have every teacher (from Pre-k to senior year) sign this book, and give to your child as a surprise on their graduation. ♥ HairDOs / Hair. Bouncy Curled Under. This is one of my favorite ways to style my hair, especially when it's at it's awkward stage.

Bouncy Curled Under

It's not really on my shoulders, it's not really above my shoulders. . .so I need a very loose and bouncy style so it can go where it wants to! All you'll need is hairspray, duckbill/alligator clips, a comb, and a flat iron. I sprayed a generous amount of Aquage Uplifting foam at my roots, then blew dry upside down. My hair was washed with Redken Body Full and conditioned with Redken Extreme Conditioner. This can be done on any length of hair, but the shorter the easier. Part 2 + Backcombing (wow, thats a good look.) Please let me know how it goes for you! Beauty 101 / Triple Max Tons: Easy Holiday Hair. My Style / nice. Wedding Ideas / bohemian twist. Make Your Own Canvas Portrait! I love the look of family photos printed on canvas, but I never knew I could make them at home!

Make Your Own Canvas Portrait!

After transferring photos to fabric, I was super excited to try some pieces using stretched canvas. I hope this inspires some of you to make something special for your home... Here's how I transferred my photo to canvas: 1. Supplies needed- stretched canvas (I chose an 8x10 size), gel medium (I used this kind from Liquidex), paint brush and the image you want to transfer (laser copy) and a spray bottle filled with water. Remember, your image will print reversed. 2. Note: You can expect an imperfect transfer. I'm so excited to have this little keepsake for our home. Wedding photo courtesty of Arrow and Apple. EDITED TO ADD: Wow, guys! Good Reads / fruits of the spirit. Meg & Dia. Online Store Powered by Storenvy. Dia Frampton. Chandler the Robot.

About A Beautiful Mess. Welcome to A Beautiful Mess!

About A Beautiful Mess

We're Elsie Larson and Emma Chapman. We're sisters. Together we own A Beautiful Mess, a women's lifestyle company focused on creating happiness every day through a homemade lifestyle. On this blog we share home decor projects, recipes, and crafts, as well as bits of our life here in Missouri. In addition to writing A Beautiful Mess, we created a bestselling photo editing app (also called A Beautiful Mess) and we teach online classes at Shop A Beautiful Mess.

Cheers to doin'-it-yourself, always learning, trying, failing, dreaming big, enjoying the small stuff, and above all else ... embracing imperfection. So you wanna meet our staff? Elsie Larson (me!) I started A Beautiful Mess in 2007, but didn't truly find my groove until I teamed up with my sister and business soul mate, Emma, in 2010. Spirit Animal: Chimpanzees, forever. Go-to road trip snack: Heath Mini Blizzards Favorite movie: Mean Girls for funny, The Tree of Life for beautiful, Zoolander for quotable. Online Coupons and Deals.