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     My mom always told me to keep my alms in secret. To be honest I never had a clue what that meant, but I figured it out watching my mom and grandmother around Christmas time. I remember going into my Grandmothers basement and seeing an entire chocolate factory. She spent hours making the most decadent treats. She worked...
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  An idea for a better apron came to me over thanksgiving when I pulled out my trusty thanksgiving apron and the straps around my neck kept falling down.  I knew there had to be a better way to make it where I wouldn't constantly be re-adjusting the straps. However, during the holiday rush, making an apron for myself isn't at the top...
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by  |  posted under Birthdays, Christmas, Do It Yourself, Father's Day, Gift Wrapping, Holiday, Uncategorized
  I've always been up for a good laugh, and these wacky wrapping ideas don't disappoint!  Step outside of the box with your gift wrapping and get creative.  {My brothers will just cringe with #10!} 1. Wrap it up in that old shirt that is always the brunt of some joke. 2. Wrap it up with your own mug shot. {Get custom photo...
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by  |  posted under Boys, Christmas, Family Time, Free Exclusive Printables, Free Printables, Freebies, Fun With Kids, Gift Giving, Girls
Do you have snow?! I don't. Sniffle. I've been dreaming of a white Christmas but, here in the South, that's just down right wishful thinking. I was just starting to feel REALLY sorry for myself and, more importantly, my kids, when Chickabug emailed a brilliant idea. With a couple of simple ingredients, and a ridiculously adorable printable, we...
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by  |  posted under Christmas, Free Printables, Gift Giving
'Tis the Season of giving and sharing, am I right? Are you enjoying all of the fabulous Neighbor Gift ideas being shared here, on HowDoesShe? There are LOTS more coming, so keep coming back. But first, I am dying to share some of YOUR amazing talent. There have been some incredibly talented and generous people out there, sharing their printable...
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by  |  posted under Decorating, Do It Yourself, Roundups, Uncategorized
  Although I'm not a hunter, I'm totally loving antlers in home decor!  Once upon a time, I told my hunter-hubby, "I will never have antlers in my home."   Well...I may be changing my tune.  Antlers have made a very modern comeback and here are the 18 ideas I'm loving most! 1. Antler jewelry holder, painted white 2. Stocking...
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by  |  posted under Do It Yourself, Shop
We get a lot of comments on our photos - and we know why! We have some fabulous photographers writing for us, but what really gives our photos their "wow" factor is the magic that happens when our manager, Bobbi, gets those photos into Photoshop. After years of using Photoshop to edit the photos for HowDoesShe, Bobbi has developed a system for...
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by  |  posted under Christmas, Desserts, Gift Giving, Recipes
We all love easy, tasty, and QUICK gift ideas, right? Well, my Christmas is never complete without holiday caramels. Lucky for me, I have a fantastic friend/neighbor  who whips these up for me every year. When I asked her for the recipe, I couldn't BELIEVE how easy they were to make, so I begged her to share the recipe with you gals. :) Trust...
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Wreaths are simply just fun...there's so many different options out there, there's sure to be something for everyone!  It's time for me to pull out the Christmas Wreath... or maybe I should make a new one with one of these tutorials?  Oh so many DIY Wreaths...so little time! 1. Make a 10 Dollar 10 Minute Wreath!  Loving this idea and it's so...
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18 Recycled Pallet Ideas + Bonus- Is it Safe?
by  |  posted under Decorating, Organizing, Round ups
I'm always on the lookout for a great way to decorate or improve my home -  but also to do it inexpensively. Pallet upcycling seems to fit the bill.  Not only are these super adorable but can also be done on a budget.  And be sure to check out the bonus article to know which pallets are safe to use and which ones should be discarded....
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