This is a black iron piece of scrollwork that I paid next to nothing for. I purchased two and placed them in the doorway between my kitchen by terri
terri
terri This is a black iron piece of scrollwork that I paid next to nothing for. I purchased two and placed them in the doorway between my kitchen
Science and Nature
I posted a short version of this in the props section a few weeks back. I have had some requests for a more detailed tut so here it is. As I stated in the prior post I wanted an easy way to illuminate my graveyard tombstones and other props. Be cost effective and simple enough that anyone can do it. Please keep in mind that all of the USB hubs and connectors I paid nothing for. These were being recycled out at work and IT was glad to see them by ladylynne213
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ladylynne213 I posted a short version of this in the props section a few weeks back. I have had some requests for a more detailed tut so here it is. As I stated in the prior post I wanted an easy way to illuminate my graveyard tombstones and other props. Be cost effective and simple enough that anyone can do it. Please keep in mind that all of the USB hubs and connectors I paid nothing for. These were being recycled out at work and IT was glad to see them
halloween
To hear the laughter of a child, To wake up next to the love of your life, To know that God has placed them on this is earth for you..  YOU ARE BLESSED by dona
dona
dona To hear the laughter of a child, To wake up next to the love of your life, To know that God has placed them on this is earth for you.. YOU ARE BLESSED
Daily Inspiration
I mess with them all the time I can't stand when they call there's nothing that they're going to offer me that I need so I make it my purpose to go out of my way to make that time on the phone with me as horrible as possible. And the enjoyment that I get from annoying the crap out of them is well worth the call that they gave me, but this guy's experience just nailed me. Check out this conversation :) That's a good one, they get paid either way. So why not get a little enjoyment from… by Amba09
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Amba09 I mess with them all the time I can't stand when they call there's nothing that they're going to offer me that I need so I make it my purpose to go out of my way to make that time on the phone with me as horrible as possible. And the enjoyment that I get from annoying the crap out of them is well worth the call that they gave me, but this guy's experience just nailed me. Check out this conversation :) That's a good one, they get paid either way. So why not get a little enjoyment from…
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This is the most beautiful arrangement/quote ever! "to hear laughter of a child, to wake up next to the love of your life, to know that God has placed them on earth for you... you are blessed. by dada.sindrestean
dada.sindrestean
dada.sindrestean This is the most beautiful arrangement/quote ever! "to hear laughter of a child, to wake up next to the love of your life, to know that God has placed them on earth for you... you are blessed.
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Dual Meaning Typography - This piece is particularly relevant to my content dealing with deception and manipulation of information. Each line is a contradicting statement using colour and reading direction to distingush between the two. I feel what is important here is the way in which it is hard to read but done in a way that it is still legible and clearly communicative. by carol.hasky
carol.hasky
carol.hasky Dual Meaning Typography - This piece is particularly relevant to my content dealing with deception and manipulation of information. Each line is a contradicting statement using colour and reading direction to distingush between the two. I feel what is important here is the way in which it is hard to read but done in a way that it is still legible and clearly communicative.
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The Hardest Languages to Learn infographic. Great for visual learners! I can't wait to show this in Sp1 next semester when a student complains that Spanish is soooo hard. Then I'll give them all my examples of how Spanish structure and pronunciation are logical, and English is the harder of the two. If a student ever complains again, various classmates invariably respond, "Man, you're loco!" as they start siting my examples. by patrice
patrice
patrice The Hardest Languages to Learn infographic. Great for visual learners! I can't wait to show this in Sp1 next semester when a student complains that Spanish is soooo hard. Then I'll give them all my examples of how Spanish structure and pronunciation are logical, and English is the harder of the two. If a student ever complains again, various classmates invariably respond, "Man, you're loco!" as they start siting my examples.
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I chose to keep my hair parted in the front just to make it easier. I grabbed one of my favorite elastic headbands and placed it on top of my hair and pulled it down a little bit to make it snug. With the hair at the back of my head, I simply separated a couple pieces, twisted them, and tucked them up and into the headband. And that is it. This style is so so so simple. by valeria
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valeria I chose to keep my hair parted in the front just to make it easier. I grabbed one of my favorite elastic headbands and placed it on top of my hair and pulled it down a little bit to make it snug. With the hair at the back of my head, I simply separated a couple pieces, twisted them, and tucked them up and into the headband. And that is it. This style is so so so simple.
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My newest tattoo, "Nothing is ever purposeless" [Nothing is without purpose, everything has purpose,everything happens for a reason. Even the mistake we've made in life have purpose (thus the improper grammar) because the mold us into the people we are.] I placed it on my right rib because I believe that woman came from the man's left rib on the side where his heart is because she is to protect his heart because of the exchange of him giving her life. by roxie
roxie
roxie My newest tattoo, "Nothing is ever purposeless" [Nothing is without purpose, everything has purpose,everything happens for a reason. Even the mistake we've made in life have purpose (thus the improper grammar) because the mold us into the people we are.] I placed it on my right rib because I believe that woman came from the man's left rib on the side where his heart is because she is to protect his heart because of the exchange of him giving her life.
Life
The most wonderful gift I’ve ever given cost me almost nothing. I contacted friends and family members and asked them to send me memories and old pictures of my grandfather. Then I wrote one memory (or printed one picture)on each of 365  pieces of cardstock. I folded each in half and secured it with a bit of tape, then placed them all in a big jar I decorated. Every morning for the next year, my grandfather would take out a paper, open it, and see what other people cherished in him. He loved it. by aftr
aftr
aftr The most wonderful gift I’ve ever given cost me almost nothing. I contacted friends and family members and asked them to send me memories and old pictures of my grandfather. Then I wrote one memory (or printed one picture)on each of 365 pieces of cardstock. I folded each in half and secured it with a bit of tape, then placed them all in a big jar I decorated. Every morning for the next year, my grandfather would take out a paper, open it, and see what other people cherished in him. He loved it.
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By Patsy Collins. Place waxed paper & a piece of typing paper in Cuttlebug folder & embossed. (typing paper added so waxed paper won't tear) Placed the embossed waxed paper between two pieces of glossy cardstock, glossy sides toward the waxed paper. (You can use only one piece of glossy if you wish.) Placed this sandwich between 2 pieces of typing paper. Pressed this stack with a hot iron to melt the wax into the glossy cardstock. Sponged ink by graciela
graciela
graciela By Patsy Collins. Place waxed paper & a piece of typing paper in Cuttlebug folder & embossed. (typing paper added so waxed paper won't tear) Placed the embossed waxed paper between two pieces of glossy cardstock, glossy sides toward the waxed paper. (You can use only one piece of glossy if you wish.) Placed this sandwich between 2 pieces of typing paper. Pressed this stack with a hot iron to melt the wax into the glossy cardstock. Sponged ink
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7 simple steps to create cheap easy built in closet storage, cleaning tips, closet, diy, shelving ideas, storage ideas, Next I placed the shelves on top of the supports and used finishing nails and a hammer to secure the shelves to the wall supports After that I threw on two coats of high gloss white paint to finish them off Pretty pretty by opal
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opal 7 simple steps to create cheap easy built in closet storage, cleaning tips, closet, diy, shelving ideas, storage ideas, Next I placed the shelves on top of the supports and used finishing nails and a hammer to secure the shelves to the wall supports After that I threw on two coats of high gloss white paint to finish them off Pretty pretty
Jewelry I Love
This Pumpkin Roll is a favorite recipe of mine from my mother-in-law. I love it because it is so pretty and festive and delicious. There is something about the combo of pumpkin and cream cheer frosting that is just amazing. I especially love them dusted with lots of powdered sugar! Next I need to figure out the recipe for the red-velvet roll. Maybe for Valentines Day :). by gracie
gracie
gracie This Pumpkin Roll is a favorite recipe of mine from my mother-in-law. I love it because it is so pretty and festive and delicious. There is something about the combo of pumpkin and cream cheer frosting that is just amazing. I especially love them dusted with lots of powdered sugar! Next I need to figure out the recipe for the red-velvet roll. Maybe for Valentines Day :).
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This is the monster that lives under my bed. This is the creature the tells me everything will be okay, and then rips all the good away like a badly placed band aid.  This is the shadow I see out of the corner of my eye, waiting for the right moment to pounce. This is the thing that belongs to the bony fingers I feel brush across my arm when I reach for my blade. This is who I am. by nanette
nanette
nanette This is the monster that lives under my bed. This is the creature the tells me everything will be okay, and then rips all the good away like a badly placed band aid. This is the shadow I see out of the corner of my eye, waiting for the right moment to pounce. This is the thing that belongs to the bony fingers I feel brush across my arm when I reach for my blade. This is who I am.
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This is the most beautiful arrangement/quote ever! “to hear laughter of a child, to wake up next to the love of your life, to know that god has placed them on earth for you… you are blessed. @ Pin For Your Home by standingbottlen1246
standingbottlen1246
standingbottlen1246 This is the most beautiful arrangement/quote ever! “to hear laughter of a child, to wake up next to the love of your life, to know that god has placed them on earth for you… you are blessed. @ Pin For Your Home
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I've got to admit that I was a little nervous taking on meat loaf because Jamie's wife, Brooke, has darn near perfected it. So all my tastings for this recipe were done in Jamie's kitchen. When I got the approval of these two toughest critics, I knew I had a keeper. A classic accompaniment to meat loaf is a scoop of fluffy mashed potatoes. by meghan
meghan
meghan I've got to admit that I was a little nervous taking on meat loaf because Jamie's wife, Brooke, has darn near perfected it. So all my tastings for this recipe were done in Jamie's kitchen. When I got the approval of these two toughest critics, I knew I had a keeper. A classic accompaniment to meat loaf is a scoop of fluffy mashed potatoes.
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KATHY DREW QUILTING STUDIO [12] One of the things I have really enjoyed is a thrown together gizmo that sits on my longarm and holds all my tools.  I used two curtain rods and placed them  over the rollers of my longarm. Drawer organizers were attached to the curtain rods with double sided mounting tape.  Then fill them up with all your tools.    I can’t tell you how many steps I have saved.  I have one on each of my machines and even when the rollers are moving the container stays in place. by arlene
arlene
arlene KATHY DREW QUILTING STUDIO [12] One of the things I have really enjoyed is a thrown together gizmo that sits on my longarm and holds all my tools. I used two curtain rods and placed them over the rollers of my longarm. Drawer organizers were attached to the curtain rods with double sided mounting tape. Then fill them up with all your tools. I can’t tell you how many steps I have saved. I have one on each of my machines and even when the rollers are moving the container stays in place.
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Maybe my next apartment will be big enough for this: WEEKEND PROJECT: KITCHEN ISLAND {apartment style} For those of you who live in an apartment and need that extra counter space, here is a DIY project that you can take with you when you move. This dresser which has been used for a TV stand for the last two years has moved into the kitchen to be used as an island. by Angela Curwin
Angela Curwin
Angela Curwin Maybe my next apartment will be big enough for this: WEEKEND PROJECT: KITCHEN ISLAND {apartment style} For those of you who live in an apartment and need that extra counter space, here is a DIY project that you can take with you when you move. This dresser which has been used for a TV stand for the last two years has moved into the kitchen to be used as an island.
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Orig pinner says: Kitchen/dining/family room combo. The layout in my house is NOTHING like this....but I really love it. I'm going to try to steal a few ideas from this for my soon to be new house. by Happy Nester
Happy Nester
Happy Nester Orig pinner says: Kitchen/dining/family room combo. The layout in my house is NOTHING like this....but I really love it. I'm going to try to steal a few ideas from this for my soon to be new house.
Great Spaces
I would love to work on a variation of this here. In our own home, there is a closet along the left-hand side of the doorway, but I believe it would pull nicely with a touch of paneling for the opposite side. That way, with my intention of bringing in colour to the entrance/hallway, it still wouldn't feel too dark. (Lack of natural light at the front of the house is an issue atm.) by world of  D
world of  D
world of D I would love to work on a variation of this here. In our own home, there is a closet along the left-hand side of the doorway, but I believe it would pull nicely with a touch of paneling for the opposite side. That way, with my intention of bringing in colour to the entrance/hallway, it still wouldn't feel too dark. (Lack of natural light at the front of the house is an issue atm.)
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Something to put in the open doorway of my kitchen? by maura
maura
maura Something to put in the open doorway of my kitchen?
Words To Live By
Keeping track of bills, paychecks, money, and budgeting is a JOB!  To make life easier for me, I created a “Budget Planner” that I use to take care of the finances in our home.  I purchased this planner at Filofax. Its the Aston (Personal Size) in Mushroom color.  I find it much easier to have access to our finances at all times. I keep it in my purse. by chandra
chandra
chandra Keeping track of bills, paychecks, money, and budgeting is a JOB! To make life easier for me, I created a “Budget Planner” that I use to take care of the finances in our home. I purchased this planner at Filofax. Its the Aston (Personal Size) in Mushroom color. I find it much easier to have access to our finances at all times. I keep it in my purse.
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This is one that stopped me in my tracks when I seen this image. This is without a doubt one of the most moving tributes I've come across.... and I have seen many! This beautiful image " American Sacrifice" was created by DJ Florek. DJ's work can be view or purchased at Fine Art America. And again..... Thank you DJ for creating such a memorable piece, and remembering our Fallen Heros, and those that serve us each and every day! by Hercio Dias
Hercio Dias
Hercio Dias This is one that stopped me in my tracks when I seen this image. This is without a doubt one of the most moving tributes I've come across.... and I have seen many! This beautiful image " American Sacrifice" was created by DJ Florek. DJ's work can be view or purchased at Fine Art America. And again..... Thank you DJ for creating such a memorable piece, and remembering our Fallen Heros, and those that serve us each and every day!
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I made these. They are really tasty, but too sweet for me. I will leave out the honey, add some cinnamon and a little salt to cut the sweetness. Also, next time, I will just add 2 chocolate chips to the balls as I make them. That is a lot of chocolate in this small recipe. I also added chia and hemp seeds. by roseann
roseann
roseann I made these. They are really tasty, but too sweet for me. I will leave out the honey, add some cinnamon and a little salt to cut the sweetness. Also, next time, I will just add 2 chocolate chips to the balls as I make them. That is a lot of chocolate in this small recipe. I also added chia and hemp seeds.
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All you need is a bottle of shaving cream and a box of corn starch.  This was enough for two tubs of this wonderful, fluffy stuff!  We poured about half the box of corn starch in each tub and then just squirted the shaving cream into them.  We used the entire bottle between the two tubs.  The incredible thing about this is that after a bit, it's moldable!  The kids LOVED it.  Now to by Melanie Lewis RwYFf
Melanie Lewis RwYFf
Melanie Lewis RwYFf All you need is a bottle of shaving cream and a box of corn starch. This was enough for two tubs of this wonderful, fluffy stuff! We poured about half the box of corn starch in each tub and then just squirted the shaving cream into them. We used the entire bottle between the two tubs. The incredible thing about this is that after a bit, it's moldable! The kids LOVED it. Now to
preschool art
There is a place in the Gulf of Alaska where two oceans meet but do not mix.   This happened because fresh water glaciers melted and flowed to join the ocean water. Because of the difference in the salinity and densities of these two water bodies, a surface tension developed between them that acts like a thin wall which prevents them from mixing. by DRAGONFLIES
DRAGONFLIES
DRAGONFLIES There is a place in the Gulf of Alaska where two oceans meet but do not mix. This happened because fresh water glaciers melted and flowed to join the ocean water. Because of the difference in the salinity and densities of these two water bodies, a surface tension developed between them that acts like a thin wall which prevents them from mixing.
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floral sperrys~this is the next pair of Sperrys that I need in my closet. #operationdreamcloset by leta
leta
leta floral sperrys~this is the next pair of Sperrys that I need in my closet. #operationdreamcloset
Things I Want in My Closet
I purchased a custom hearing protection kit on eBay for about $7. After following the supplied instructions, I molded them to my inner ear after first putting my ear buds in my ears. As a result I have a fantastic pair of ear buds for running that never slip or fall out. I run on the public streets near my house and I can still hear the cars coming up behind me. by YOSOYLAREINA
YOSOYLAREINA
YOSOYLAREINA I purchased a custom hearing protection kit on eBay for about $7. After following the supplied instructions, I molded them to my inner ear after first putting my ear buds in my ears. As a result I have a fantastic pair of ear buds for running that never slip or fall out. I run on the public streets near my house and I can still hear the cars coming up behind me.
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wonderfullifee: Spent the afternoon making my own dividers for my large black Kikki K. I had a bad experience buying dividers off of Etsy so i decided to just make them myself so I 100% knew what I was getting. The tabs are just cardstock coated with fine gold glitter and glued to the paper. The actual dividers are all laminated. I’m totally in love with this setup and it beats anything I’ve purchased on Etsy before! by Kelly Jelic
Kelly Jelic
Kelly Jelic wonderfullifee: Spent the afternoon making my own dividers for my large black Kikki K. I had a bad experience buying dividers off of Etsy so i decided to just make them myself so I 100% knew what I was getting. The tabs are just cardstock coated with fine gold glitter and glued to the paper. The actual dividers are all laminated. I’m totally in love with this setup and it beats anything I’ve purchased on Etsy before!
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I have long loved these Elizabeth Zimmermann booties. Last year I made them with fingering weight yarn to fit my newborn baby, and they got him through his first cold winter. Recently my family received wonderful news that made me want to knit some bigger booties. My sister-in-law has been trying to adopt a baby for a long time, and this month she was finally told that there is a beautiful baby boy who needs her. He gets to come home in January and, by then, will be ten months old. His name is James, and his smile would melt an ice cube. From waiting in line to waiting for a baby to arrive, knitting is how I get through all the episodes in my life that challenge my patience. I'm pretty sure that the next three months are going to yield a whole pile of hand knits for little James! by betsy
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betsy I have long loved these Elizabeth Zimmermann booties. Last year I made them with fingering weight yarn to fit my newborn baby, and they got him through his first cold winter. Recently my family received wonderful news that made me want to knit some bigger booties. My sister-in-law has been trying to adopt a baby for a long time, and this month she was finally told that there is a beautiful baby boy who needs her. He gets to come home in January and, by then, will be ten months old. His name is James, and his smile would melt an ice cube. From waiting in line to waiting for a baby to arrive, knitting is how I get through all the episodes in my life that challenge my patience. I'm pretty sure that the next three months are going to yield a whole pile of hand knits for little James!
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This is where I got inspired to make a wreath for the shower that guests will make flowers for & then placed in nursery. by anastasia
anastasia
anastasia This is where I got inspired to make a wreath for the shower that guests will make flowers for & then placed in nursery.
Making food a feast