Category Archives: Misc.

100th Post CONTEST!

  CONTEST ENDED: February 17, 2012 WINNER! Nicole Steen Hard to believe I have written 100 blog posts in the last 10 months! I am having so much fun writing about things I am passionate about. My family, cooking, crafts, … Continue reading

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Before & After: Living Room

The living room was a pretty simple makeover. Just needed a few fresh coats of paint. We went with a satin base of Valspar’s Sweet Jasmine. The trim and around the windows we used a semi-gloss base of Valspar’s off the shelf … Continue reading

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Sew Curtains in 10 Easy Steps

I basically copied how to sew my living room curtains from a blog post @ Young House Love. So if you want more detailed instructions click here. I did make a few changes, mainly because I royally screwed up when measuring … Continue reading

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Top 24 Elf on the Shelf Ideas

To find out all about The Elf on the Shelf Holiday Tradition click here. So right around Thanksgiving my husband and I decided we wanted to start the Elf on the Shelf tradition. I hurriedly purchased one from a bookstore. When … Continue reading

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FIRST GIVE-AWAY!

  The very first Adventures of a Domestic Enginer free GIVE-AWAY is…. drum roll please….. The Ultimate Mandoline! A new food holder accommodates larger fruits and veggies! Three interchangeable stainless blades — crinkle cutting, v-shaped slicing and adjustable slicing — … Continue reading

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“I shall call him Squishy”

Happy Halloween! So when my daughter turned 3 she all of the sudden really got into playing dress up. And since I kept all my dance costumes from when I was younger, and since my little sister passed all hers … Continue reading

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Kenley’s Tangled Birthday Party

My daughter Kenley specifically requested a Tangled Birthday Party after seeing the theme at a party store. Kenley has watched this movie probably 100 times since it came out. It is also my FAVORITE Disney movie of all time (maybe … Continue reading

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