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Framed green garden mural in girl’s room

My mom says you can do anything with four blank walls, and this room is proof she is absolutely right! Clara’s room is fairly small with no architectural detail or high ceilings, but with a vibrant framed mural it’s stunning! I asked her if she’d switch me rooms and she said no. I&

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Secrets for a fun, stress-free Easter with kids

Last year we had the best Easter ever. And believe me when I say I don’t like to exaggerate or make others think my life is better than it is. Two years ago Easter was miserable. We couldn’t get it together. There were egg hunt fights, discord with Marcello and I, camera malfunctions and

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$1,650 a year for organic groceries!

Today my friend Sasha is sharing how she spends around $1650 a YEAR for whole food, plant-based groceries! She has an amazing assortment of grains and flours here and even gives us a vegetarian week menu plan as an example. She’s going to make you stop and think about how much you are spending

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Green door for $7 in 20 minutes

No door is safe here. I’m on a painting rampage! Last week I showed you my front porch makeover with paint. This week I painted the entry door to our garage green! I painted the whole door with a sample-size paint can in about 20 minutes! My in-laws also painted their black front door to match

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Our house after 1 year

This month we’ve lived in this house for a full year! It went fast, but seems like we’ve been here forever at the same time. I think that’s because it really feels like this place was meant for us. You can see how God moved us here in this post. Entryway This wall was plaguing me

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Porch makeover: I painted the walls, doors and floor!

Everyone loves a good before and after — especially when it was all done with paint! You have to come see the before picture. I’ll show you how I painted our french doors black and how I stenciled the floor using a large-scale stencil. I painted the door and stenciled the floor for about $10

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My favorite clean makeup and non-toxic products

Is your makeup safe? I thought mine was fine, but some of it was 8 out of 10 on the toxicity scale! Today I’m sharing my favorite non-toxic products, and showing you how to measure your own products. I’ve spent my own money and lots of time researching and testing to find quality products at the

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Large Lord’s Prayer posters for kids

I have a special treat for you today! I'm sharing my Lord's Prayer poster for kids in three different translations and three different color palettes! And they're a larger 16 x 20" size too. … Read More Large Lord’s Prayer posters for kids Continue reading: Large Lord’s Prayer post

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Coconut and ACV skincare routine

In 3-phase effort to detoxify my home and body, I have started a crazy new skincare routine! I’m washing my face nightly with coconut oil and using apple cider vinegar as a toner. I think most of us have heard about using ACV as a toner, but I found out I was doing it wrong. I wasn’t di

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3 steps to detoxify your home and body

I feed my kids fruits and try for veggies. I try to choose clean products for them. So why am I not doing this for myself? This past (brutal) cold and flu season knocked me on my tush. I was sick for two weeks and had a lot of time to think about how I have to change. For me, flu turned into bronchi

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