Bring on the Boots




Last week we were hit with an early season snow storm... and then another...and another...  You get the idea.  We received over a foot and a half of snow and it's not even Thanksgiving yet! Okay, I'll get to the point.  With all that snow getting tracked into the house I decided that it was time to find a solution.





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Another Rustic Fall Centerpiece

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I'm sorry, I lied... Okay so it wasn't a lie so much as a classic change of heart. I said last week's post would be the last one with a Fall theme,but the next day, as I was walking past the table, I suddenly had a thought and I had to try it out...




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Rustic Fall Centerpiece



Halloween has come and gone, and for many crafters and DIYers (that's a word, right?) that means moving on to thoughts of Christmas.  Don't get me wrong, I love Christmas, but I am always a bit slow to relinquish my grasp on Fall.  So before I change gears I want to share one more Fall project, which will make a beautiful centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table.






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Painted Pumpkins - 8 Lessons I Learned the Hard Way



 I am not really a huge fan of carving pumpkins. It always ends up taking such a long time (and lets just say I don't focus well), I hate the cold slimy guts that have to be scraped out, and no matter what I do, they never last for more than a few days before starting to rot.

I was so excited to skip all of that this year, and try painting them instead!  I kinda jumped in with both feet and zero fore thought... so here are 8 tips I learned the hard way.

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