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Do Ya’ Need A Cuppa’ Coffee?

Spray paint is vogue. Tables, dishes, dressers, chairs, windows, tree branches~ everything is fair game for DIY’ers with itchy trigger fingers. Sometimes, I worry about their kids, especially if they stand still while watching their color-their-world parent with aerosol can in hand. They could end up Smurf blue or Minion yellow. But, I just want ya’ll […]

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Almost Free Teacher Gifts

I’ve gradually learned thankfulness over the years.  It didn’t come naturally.  For 18 years, my Mom taught me manners, but often I said “thank you”  from compulsion and expectation, not conviction or true appreciation. I knew it was polite, and wanted to be polite, but often I thought that person owed me something, so the thank you was […]

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Take a Hint Mint!

A Myntz mint, that is. I have a new favorite mint. See the cool tin? They’re better than Altoids tins because the lid is flat. No embossing that’s nice to look at, but hard to cover up. Delicious mints and useable tins, what more could a frugal momma want? A set of die cuts for […]

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