Instead of having to rummage through your deep freezer taking everything out, try using milk crates to store things in. Much easier to
Instead of using whole apples for caramel/chocolate apples use slices. So much easier to eat!
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Instead of using whole apples for caramel/chocolate apples use slices, so much easier to eat!
It is much easier to find excuses for not getting out of debt, then it is to persevere through the obstacles that stand in your way. Check out how Sandy Smith paid off over $50,000 of debt despite being unemployed.
In love with pretty much everything from The Citizenry. Their site is full of handcrafted home goods from all over the globe. Plus, free shipping and returns, so it's easy to try things out in your home. Be sure to check them out! #ad
27 Little Things You Can Do To Make Thanksgiving So Much Easier - I love the idea of using a coffee thermos to keep your gravy hot until dinner!
Genius! Instead of using whole apples for caramel/chocolate apples use slices :) So much easier to eat!
Use sand in stationary coops instead of shavings etc. Easier to clean out poop using a large cat-pan scraper or pitchfork with 1/4 mesh attached. Genius!
Instead of using whole apples for caramel/chocolate apples use slices. So much easier to eat. 2
Smart idea: Punch hole in paper plate and tie ribbon around napkin & utensils. It's much easier for your guests to grab one thing instead of five!
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Loving the energy of this light box/school desk. Makes it so much easier to see your art work, especially if you are drawing your designs on transparencies instead of using a printer.
... not taking them down. Instead of taking them down, just shake them out to remove loose dust. Then vacuum from top to bottom using the upholstery attachment. /
Quote #141 Good Things Happen | February 13th 2013 . . . Negative People can suck the life out of you! Take care of yourself and try to be of Good Cheer! So much easier to live that way! <3
Plastic cling wrap instead of taping everything when painting- so much easier!
Native Plants for Cottage Gardens--One of my favorite aspects of being a garden designer is having the opportunity to design lots of different styles of gardens that are often much different from my own garden. Truth be told, my garden is more of a plant collectors garden since I like to try plants out before I start using them in a client’s garden.
Caramel Pretzel Magic Bars-1 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs 6 Tbsp butter, melted 1-14oz can sweetened condensed milk 50+ pretzels (I used Snyder's Snaps) 20 caramels, unwrapped cut in fourths (*They now sell caramel bits at the store near the chocolate chips! So much easier than unwrapping cutting up caramel squares. I would try 1 cup of caramel bits if you aren't using the squares.) 1 cup milk chocolate chips 1 cup sweetened coconut flakes
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"Do not wonder why things are ‘taking so long.” In fact, everything is rolling out exactly as it needs to, using not a minute more than perfection requires. Rest easy and be at peace. Life is working magic even as you take your very next breath." Neale Donald Walsch
Homemade Moisturizing Leave In Spritz *How much olive oil, glycerin and water depends on your hair length and density. Try using 2 ounces of oil and 4 ounces of water to see how it turns out!
Could I make this? Just slip it into any bag you are using instead of forgetting bits or having to transfer everything from one bag to another.
Canning Chicken Broth -- Using a Pressure Canner --- I like mine shelf stable better than freezer since you never know when you are going to go with out power. And when you cook chicken it makes for free broth instead of the high prices at the store and YOU KNOW WHAT YOUR FAMILY IS EATING
Why do I not think of these things? Store jeans in your drawers SIDEWAYS to save space and make them easier to identify.
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Instead of using whole apples for caramel/chocolate apples use slices, so much easier to eat! I've always hated caramel apples because
Recipe for Strawberry Freezer Jam! This makes 15 8 oz jars of jam. I had to buy everything including the mason jars which were 11 bucks, all the other ingredients added up to 9, which equals out to .70 cents per jar. You know exactly whats in it and its much cheaper than store bought high-fructose jam.
Made my own puff paint using a Pinterest recipe! Instead of putting the paint in a squirt bottle, I found it to be way easier to put it in ziplock bags. Turned out awesome!
I actually really like the idea of having this against the side of the house instead of out in the middle of our backyard or in a corner - it's just large enough to store what we need and then some.