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The First Day of Autumn

We had a beautiful day today to help celebrate the first day of autumn which is my personal favorite season. I love the crispness of the air and everything smells so clean and fresh....

Cut the Rope – Create an Om Nom Figure

My kids have really been into the Cut the Rope app since I got my new smart phone. They love the little Om Nom character so much that I thought I would buy them...

Orange Tuesday

Did you know tomorrow is Orange Tuesday – the Black Friday of Halloween? I will be at News Channel 8 tomorrow morning on Let’s Talk Live on air around 11 am promoting Orange Tuesday...

Personalize Back to School Supplies

I stopped by WBAL NBC Baltimore Sunday morning to show how to personalize back to school supplies. Some of the things I demonstrated was how to jazz up boring folders and pencils, decorate lockers...

DIY Faux Wax Dripped Bottle

I have always loved the look of a classic wax dripped Chianti wine bottle as a table decoration for a delicious Italian dinner. I had made one in the past but some of the...

DIY Water Bottle Tiki Torches

I love using tiki torches, they add instant charm to any barbecue. I was planning a festive Luau cookout and I thought why not make a version that can be used inside as a...