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How To Create A Custom Color Palette For Adult Coloring 1

Color Like a Designer: How to Choose a Color Palette for Adult Coloring Books

Adult coloring has become hugely popular and for good reason! The simple act of coloring has proven to be stress relieving and even considered a form of meditation. I love spending an evening at home watching a movie or playing music, sipping some wine, and coloring in my favorite coloring book. Not only is it a relaxing activity, it also …

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Haunting Ruse Black Lenten Rose Hellebore

5 Stunning Hellebore Varieties You MUST See!

Hellebores (Hellborus) are commonly known as Lenten Rose given their blooms are a late winter / early springtime staple in zone 4-9 shade gardens.  The toothed, …

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Growing Hellebores Essential Guide 1

Hooray for Hellebores! Read All About These Elegant Evergreen Beauties

Hellebores create excitement in gardeners that pales in comparison to other perennials. Their delicate blooms are shy—they hang their heads hiding the most beautiful …

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Blackberry Coconut Chia Seed Pudding Recipe 3

Coconut Chia Seed Pudding

Chia seeds are packed with calcium, manganese, and phosphorus, in addition to being a great source of healthy omega-3 fats, …

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Make This DIY Spa In A Jar

Give the Gift of Pampering with this Spa in a Jar!

This Spa in a Jar is one of my favorite gift ideas. You can completely customize it and make all …

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Soil Block Seedings

These Easy & Economical Soil Blocks Will Change How You Garden

Starting plants from seeds is a fantastic way to save money on gardening while opening up a wide array of …

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Garden Wedding Favors 3

30+ Sweet Handmade Ideas for Garden Wedding Favors

Are you planning a garden or rustic themed wedding? Gardens are a glorious setting for your special day. They offer …

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  • Perennials You Can Start From Seed

    Save Money and Start these 14 Perennials from Seed

    Have you tried starting perennials from seed? I often see the seeds for sale but I worry that it will take many years to grow a actual flower head or a decent sized plant. However, what I have learned is that there is a way …

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  • Chai Spice Lip Balm

    How This Chai Spice Lip Balm Recipe Gives You Fuller Lips

    Chai spice lip balm is filled with spices that wake you up and make your lips tingle. This recipe is spicy and will encourage blood flow to the lips, making them fuller and rosy. If you have sensitive lips, use half the essential oils and/or …

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  • Flower Tea Cozy From A Thrifted Sweater

    No-Sew Felted Mug Cozies: an Easy but Adorable Handmade Craft!

    These no-sew, felted mug cozies are a simple and thrifty project perfect for people who do not sew nor have a sewing machine. This project is quick and the results are super cute. Plus, these felted mug cozies make awesome gifts for any warm beverage drinker in your …

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  • How To Make A Terrarium Step 3

    Create a Gorgeous Pebble Terrarium Garden

    This pebble terrarium garden is an easy straight-forward design that can be manipulated into various assorted looks. The colors of the stones can be changed, the succulents used are easy enough to be varied, and the glass container can be taller or wider. This step-by step tutorial …

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  • Glowing Terrarium Tutorial

    Wait Until You See This Terrarium Night Light!

    Terrarium by day, mystical glowing orb by night: this terrarium night light has a special twist, it lights up the evening! For those of us who prefer to sleep with a little glow, this unique night light gives off just enough light so you don’t stub …

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  • Planning Your Vegetable Garden

    Designing the Vegetable Garden: How to Make a Garden Map

    The first step in starting a vegetable garden, or any garden really, is to write out a plan. The plan can be anything from a few Post It notes on a seed catalog to a computerized garden map. I like to create something in between, …

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  • Green Mum Printed On Soft Cotton Linen Blend Fabric And Made Into Throw Pillows

    Garden Photography Flower Pillows

    My home is a reflection of my garden. Inside, flowers bloom surrounded by natural wood and slate, and a colour palette inspired by nature. Flowers grown in my garden can be enjoyed for only a short time but have found a unique way to bring them inside to brighten up …

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  • Easy To Make Lavender And Cocoa Butter Bath Melts

    Lavender and Cocoa Butter Bath Melts

    Add a little luxury to the bath with these moisturizing cocoa butter bath melts. They are made with ingredients so natural that you could eat them, and you might just want to! The cocoa, coconut, lavender aroma makes my mouth water for what is essentially …

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  • Theres No Moosetaking My Love For You DIY Seed Paper Valentine

    Valentines That Grow!

    Now here is a gift that sprouts up beautiful flowers or yummy veggies when planted, homemade seed paper Valentines! This DIY project requires no special equipment and recycles paper into something much more attractive—pressed handmade paper with embedded seeds. The paper can be cut out …

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  • Chocolate Mint Lip Butter Recipe

    Decadent Chocolate Mint Lip Balm

    A luscious treat for the chocolate lover without any of those pesky calories. Cocoa butter is ultra moisturizing and because it melts at body temperature, it is readily absorbed into the skin. The mint essential oils will add a cooling tingle to this luxurious lip …

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