Monthly Archives: November 2011

Give Away: Lysol Healthy Touch No Touch Hand Soap

Product Review: Lysol Healthy Touch No Touch Hand Soap I purchased this product using my amazing coupon skills for less than $3 at my local Walgreens. I’ve been wanting an automatic soap dispenser for a while and thought that this was too good a deal to pass up. So far I do love it. It’s…

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Recycled Bows

In my quest to make Christmas more affordable and to minimize the junk in my house – I started looking for some projects that reuse items I no longer want. One website in particular, How About Orange, has some great tutorials for reusing magazines and newspapers. The first of the tutorials that I decided to…

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Custom Coasters

Coasters – they are so outrageously practical that I can’t help but to fuss over the idea. I love coasters, but hate our green marble ones. They’re boring and they don’t really match the room. Pinterest came to my rescue with a few different tutorials on creating coasters. I combined the

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Make Your Own Decoupage Paste

Mod Podge – something I have only just began using and have fallen deeply in love with. Trouble is, a jar of the brand name decoupage paste is quite expensive. Here is a quick and easy recipe for making a home-made version! Materials: Water Elmer’s Glue Screw top container (I used an old canning jar)…

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Frame a Bathroom Mirror

Project Cost: Less than $40! I hate those basic construction grade mirrors – you know the ones. They typically come with “Hollywood” style lights above. These mirrors are bottom of the bin, el-cheapo mirrors that I’m positive come free with every home purchase. All three bathrooms in my home came with them, and I am…

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