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It’s time for a new-house update! And even though we’re now living in the home, I really want to document it all systematically. So today we’re talking about flooring and tile. If you’ve missed my other posts, our family is building a custom home in the Austin, TX area. We’re not physically building it ourselves—we’ve hired a custom builder to do the hard part and we’re along for the decision-making ride. Check out my previous posts documenting the whole process:We’re building a new home!

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Lil Blue Boo - Part 5 I’m scared to see the movie Wolf, because I’m worried it might trigger PTSD. I read the recent NYT article for For the Love of Money and I had flashbacks of an earlier life. It would take years to tell the whole story. Studio Quality Product Photography With a $12 Set Up Handmadeology’s resident product photography pro Mariano, has put together a $12 product photography set up that will help you achieve studio quality product photography . Anderson Soap Company is one of the most successful Etsy sellers with LOADS of sales! This photography demo uses his liquid soap as the photography example. Free Squirrel Sewing Pattern Yesterday I texted my husband at work and told him that when females menstruate, our bodies produce extra chocolate metabolizing enzymes and that if we don't increase our chocolate intake to compensate, the enzymes will actually cause heart damage. I was afraid he'd say something silly like "enzymes aren't used up in a chemical reaction" or "that's not true" to which I was going to reply "typical patriarchal western allopathic think you know more than me about how my own body works??? It was in Mother Moon Magazine!" But I didn't have to. You know why? Because he texted back "I suggest chocolate daily as needed.

Simple Skirt Tutorial with Options for 3 Different Looks (Looking for more free patterns? Be sure to check out my free patterns and tutorials page here.) 19K+ My daughter loves to wear skirts and dresses. I've been working for the last few days on a few new skirts for her spring and summer wardrobe. Birthday Cinnamon Rolls – Using The Pioneer Woman Ree Drumond’s Recipe I’ve had had so many requests for my cinnamon roll recipe that I had to let you all know that it’s not mine, it’s the work of Ree Drummond, The Pioneer Woman. And it is insanely delicious. I started making cinnamon rolls using this recipe a few years ago, and they have become a holiday staple. Ree’s recipe makes a TON of cinnamon rolls, which works well if you want to give them out or if you want to lock the doors and see how many cinnamon rolls one person can consume.

9 Cool Things to Do With Old Books » Written Word Bibliophiles and bookworms, English majors and lovers of literature: is it possible to have too many books? They accumulate so quickly! Every member of your family getting you the same three books you requested for Christmas. Seeing Don DeLillo marked half-off, knowing you dumped a half-caff latte on your copy of Underworld, and – even though only the first three pages are illegible – justifying its purchase. 15+ years of required reading lists stored in boxes in your basement, even though you can bet your bippy you will never willingly read the poetry of Robert Burns again. We are up to our waists in books, some of which we hate (really Master Burns? Scottish dialect?

100 Ways to Repurpose Everything (Mega Roundup!) Think this title is a tall order? Well, you’re in for a post of epic eco-tastic proportions. So epic that you may need to give your computer or mobile device an extra moment to load all of our pretty pictures.

How to make Burp Cloths Happy Friday, Friends! So its spring and you know what that means……lots and lots of Baby Showers! If you’re looking for an easy, handmade gift idea, here is a super easy burp cloth pattern for you! I posted a version of my chenille burpies about 2 summers ago and since then, I’ve made them even easier.

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