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DIY Flower Planters | How to Choose & Arrange Flowers for BIG Impact!


Jamie here, if you’re wanting to try your hand at DIY Flower Planters this year (rather than buying the pre-arranged pots at the garden center) I have a super-simple 3-Step Rule to share with you ;)  You need to purchase each of these types of flowers:

1) a BOOM 2) a FILLER and 3) a SPILLER

You’ll want to begin putting together your DIY Flower Planters by searching for these three types of flowers/plants to fill your pot.

*Keep in mind that they each need to have the same sun requirements






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Saver Tips Tuesday: “Easter Bark”, Breakfast Casserole, & Reusable Easter Basket Ideas!

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday!

This week we’ll be sharing some tips for making yummy “Easter Bark”, Holiday Breakfast Casserole and ideas for Reusable Easter Baskets!

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Kitchen Organization: Organize Pot & Pan Lids with a File Divider!


Organize Pot & Pan Lids with a File Divider

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Saver Tip Tuesday: Yummy Spring & Easter Treats!

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday – this week we’re focusing on yummy Spring Treat Recipes!

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DIY Laundry Detergent


DIY Laundry Detergent

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DIY Spice Organizer (LOVE this for those Odd-Shaped Jars!)


DIY Spice Organizer

Jamie here, I hate my messy spice cabinet with a passion, so this week I had the bright idea to tidy it up with a cheerful DIY Spice Organizer! (Not so much DIY as Recycled)

This is simply a plastic file bin I picked up from Target’s Dollar Spot a couple weeks ago.  I picked up a couple – I used my other one to make this DIY Plastic Wrap Organizer!  I will tell you – so far this is the best thing I’ve tried in my spice cabinet… here’s why:

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Saver Tips Tuesday: Thrift Store Tips, Nail Polish Uses, and Disney Movie Party!

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday!

Check in each week to see lots of helpful tips for your everyday life. We will be talking about DIY projects, recipes, tips for organization, ways to repurpose items and more! You might see a recipe post that is a “time saver”, a budgeting post that is a “money saver” or a rainy day activity for the kiddos that is a “life saver”! There are so many awesome ideas out there and we want to Link and Learn from each other.

This link-up is being hosted by 3 great blogs:

Each week we’ll highlight tips from our own sites and then you can link up your own posts via the linky tool (any kind of “saver” tip). The linky will be on all 3 sites- so your post will get a ton of exposure! Each week, we will also highlight the Top 3 posts from the linky during the previous week.

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  • Do you have nail polish that you don’t use anymore? Or maybe you just saw a freebie deal using coupons. Check out Mary’s Alternative Uses for Nail Polish. Not just for your fingers!
  • We have have 13 super helpful Thrift Store Shopping Tips. You may some find some amazing deals (practical and priceless!)
  • No need to break the bank to create a Disney themed birthday party. Lindsay has some thrifty and fun ideas to throw a great Inexpensive Disney Movies Party.

Here are the Top 3 Posts from the Linky Last Week:

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  1. 5 Ways to Save on Landscaping- A Mitten Full of Savings
  2. What to Do with 40 Pounds of Beef- Simple Saving Savvy
  3. 2 Ingredient Pineapple Cake- Couponing for Freebies

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Yard Sale Shopping Tips: 8 Ways to Save


Yard Sale season is my FAVORITE time of year for bargain hunting – here are 8Yard Sale Tips to help you make the most of it!

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