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Using Baking Soda to Clear a Slow Drain

I recently discovered another fantastic use for two old friends...The drain in the kid’s bathroom has been slow the last few weeks. I wanted to find a solution to unclog the drain that didn’t include calling a plumber- too expensive. And didn’t include Drano- too toxic....more

Brighten up your kitchen for Valentines Day

The 20 Minute Dish Towell. I wanted a quick easy, dish towel for February- a “keep it simple” project.  This decorative dish towel took me 20 minutes to make.  A few months ago I ran across this fabric at a quilt shop and bought enough for one towel, thinking to make a towel for Christmas. Since that didn't happen, I decided to make a dishtowel for Valentine’s day instead....more

How to Make Bread Pudding

How to Make Orange Glazed Poppy Seed Bread

Here’s a quick and easy gift idea for neighbors or co-workers.  It’s Orange Glazed Poppy Seed Bread.  I received this bread as a gift from a co-worker about 10 years ago… and looooved it.  I think I actually begged for the recipe.  I’ve been making this bread every Holiday season since. Here’s the recipe: Orange Glazed Poppy Seed Bread ...more

My favorite Cranberry Sauce recipe

Win a $50 Walmart Gift Certificate

Hey everyone, I am doing a giveaway just in time for the holidays on my blog: http://makeitdo.wordpress.com/2009/11/24/its-time-for-a-giveaway/I am looking for fun Holiday food traditions. You just have to share for a chance to win.Enjoy,Calli  ...more

Looking for a Quick Holiday Gift Idea You Can Make with Your Kids?

Yesterday, my girls and I were working on a few Christmas gifts for their friends.  One thing led to another and I found myself making yet another flower pin.  This time a Poinsettia.  I loved this project and ended up making two for my girls, and plan on making more.  They are perfect as a broach or as a hair clip. Here’s what you will need:...more

Make a Snowman Kit - Christmas Gift Idea

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