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Yummy Apple-Blueberry Jam Recipe and printable tags and labels.
One to pin! A fabulous collection of a dozen delicious breakfast recipes from smoothies to oatmeal, croissants and casseroles, all shared at Project Inspire{d}
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Can-It-Forward Day

Aug 1st, 2015 is Can-It-Forward Day, visit fresh for all the details

Can-It-Forward Day Mark your calendars, Can-It-Forward Day is just around the corner! On August 1st Can-It-Forward Day will be broadcast live at from the new state-of-the-art Jarden Home Brands headquarters in Fishers, Indiana. This fun event celebrates the joys of fresh preserving. I'm so excited to be one of four blogger ambassadors from across the country who will be sharing our  preserving … [Read more...]

Distressed Heart with Anchor Sign

Distressed Heart with Anchor Sign

Distressed Heart with Anchor Sign Hello, I'm Amanda from Kaleidoscope of Colors. It is such an honor to be a guest today, I've been an avid follower for such a long time and some of my very first blogging projects were inspired by Malia. So I am just thrilled to be sharing this project.  My blog has lots of DIY, sewing and painting projects. Lately I've been in a painting mood so this Distressed Heart with … [Read more...]

DIY Upcycled Desk Organizer

DIY Crafty Desk Organizer Project by An Extraordinary Day, amazing upcycle projects for students as well as busy Moms

This project is from my wonderful friend Diane from An Extraordinary Day. DIY Upcycled Desk Organizer Wouldn't you like to get your desk or crafting table organized? Today I have a fun little crafting project that is easy and inexpensive to make. AND will be sure to give your space a little panache while corralling your necessary supplies. Plus... it's a great way to recycle those tin cans. I love how a humble … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} #128


Project Inspire{d} #128 Hello and welcome to Project Inspire{d}! It's fabulous to see you here. Here's what I've been up to: Basil-Garlic Tomato Sauce 25 Drinks in Mason Jars Now it's your turn... what have you been up to? Party Guidelines Thanks for joining me, Cupcakes and Crinoline, The Silly Pearl and An Extraordinary Day or this fun party. We’d love for you to include the Project Inspire{d} button code in … [Read more...]

5 Summer Beauty Must Haves

5 Summer Beauty Must Haves, curated by professional makeup artist Kelli Z. Brooks

5 Summer Beauty Must Haves My friend and makeup artist, Kelli (find her on Instagram @kellizbrooks) is taking over the blog today. She's giving us the scoop on staying pretty this summer. When it comes to summer, less is more, especially when it comes to makeup. Plus who wants to spend a ton of time on makeup when you'd rather be out soaking up some sun (in moderation with SPF of course) and doing fun outdoor … [Read more...]

25 Drinks in Mason Jars

A collection of 25 drinks in Mason Jars (for adults only, the drinks contain alcohol). Great recipe ideas for entertaining and parties.

25 Drinks in Mason Jars {For Adults Only} Please pin from the source, thank you! Watermelon Margarita from Yesterday on Tuesday Pineapple Upside Down Cake Cocktail by Pink Heels Pink Truck Sparkling Citrus Sangria from Lipgloss and Crayons  Homemade Limoncello from The Happier Homemaker Moonlight Margarita from The Shabby Chic Cottage  Tequila Blackberry Lemonade from Real Housemoms Make Ahead … [Read more...]

10 Chocolate Dessert Recipes

A curated collection of scrumptious chocolate One to pin: dessert recipes

10 Chocolate Dessert Recipes 10 Scrumptious Dessert Recipes for Chocoholics Extra Fudgy KitKat Brownies by Sweet & Savory Double Chocolate Chip Cookies by Cooking with Curls Homemade Hershey Chocolate Syrup Recipe by My Heavenly Recipes Kids Kitchen :: Double Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe by Study at Home Mama Double Chocolate Peppermint Brownies by I Should be Mopping the Floor Homemade Baked Chocolate … [Read more...]

PP: The Quick Journey


Pinterest Party: The Quick Journey Hello there! It's great to have you at this week's Pinterest Party. It's Malia here, from Yesterday on Tuesday. I love hosting this party along with my pals Michele from The Scrap Shoppe, Bev from Flamingo Toes and Kara from Mine for the Making. This week's featured pinner is... (cue the drum roll): Liz from The Quick Journey! Liz's Pinterest account has 42 Boards and 1.538 … [Read more...]

Basil-Garlic Tomato Sauce

Delicious Basil-Garlic Tomato Sauce Recipe and canning tips.

This post is sponsored by Ball® Canning Basil-Garlic Tomato Sauce Basil-Garlic Tomato Sauce  This recipe is courtesy of Ball® Blue Book Guide to Preserving and Ball® Canning Ingredients 20 pounds tomatoes (about 60 medium) 1 cup chopped onions (about 1 large) 8 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1/4 cup finely minced fresh basil Ball Citric Acid or bottled lemon juice PREP: Wash … [Read more...]

You’re a Classic Birthday Card

How to make an adorable You're a Classic themed birthday card with Silhouette

You're a Classic Birthday Card Hello Yesterday On Tuesday readers. I'd like to thank Malia for having me fill in for her today. My name is Kelly and I blog as Simply Kelly Designs. I am happy to be here and share this eye-catching birthday card. My husband's Grandpop drove a cherry red convertible in his youth and he still talks of it fondly. In a tribute to his classic convertible, I made Grandpop a You're A Classic … [Read more...]