Category Archives: for the home

Back To School Sale @ The Mercantile

The Historic Camp Bowie Mercantile is having a mall wide Back To School (yikes – already???) Sale starting Tuesday, July 31.  You can save anywhere from 10 to 50% off.  The sale ends Saturday, August 4th. Go have lunch at … Continue reading

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Patriotic Wreath

I saw this gorgeous wreath on Pinterest a while back and I just had to make it.  It was super easy to make and cheap too.  The most expensive thing was the foam wreath and I think that cost me … Continue reading

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Things That Should Be In Your 72-Hour Kit or Bug-Out Bag

I am, like, obsessed with this blog I found recently.  It offers so much useful information that I could sit and read it for hours. It’s called Homestead Survival.  One of their recent posts is about 72-Hour Kits or bug-out … Continue reading

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Cut Kid Clutter

I read a Good Housekeeping article a while back about helping with kid clutter – you know, all the little bits and pieces your kiddoes leave in their wake – toys, books, Barbie clothes, whatever. The article suggested this: “Cut … Continue reading

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My New Favorite Commercial

This is hilarious!! I can relate!!

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Homemade Fabric Softener – Don’t Knock It Until You’ve Tried It

Homemade Fabric Softener Since my husband is on strike for Lord only knows how long and I stay at home with our kids, I’m trying to think of every possible way to scrimp and save.  Well, I saw a link … Continue reading

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Burlap Wreath

I got the basic idea of how to do this off of guess what? Pinterest of course! I took a wire hanger, opened it up. Got two different colors of burlap that I’ve had for probably close to 15 years … Continue reading

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