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PI Features: Halloween Projects

Halloween Ideas and Crafts

Halloween Projects Spider Web Halloween Wreath by It's Always Ruetten Witch Hershey's Kisses by Hooplapalooza Creepy Crawly Spider Earrings by Rena Klingenberg via Jewelry Journal Spider Web Doilies by Sadie Season Goods No Sew Halloween Pillow Cover by View from the Fridge Halloween Water Bottle Labels by Kenarry for the Home Jack-o-Lantern Luminaries by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom Pottery Barn … [Read more...]

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All Things Fall Y'all Giveaway HELLO Friends! I'm super excited about today's amazing giveaway. There are more than 70 blogs participating in the All Things Fall Y'all Giveaway. PLUS there is more than ONE THOUSAND dollars in cash prizes up for grabs. That's a LOT of cash, peeps! GOOD LUCK to you!THE ALL THINGS FALL Y'ALL BLOG HOP & GIVEAWAY IS BROUGHT TO YOU BYKenarry: Ideas for the Home | Oh My! Creative | View … [Read more...]

Pinterest Party #151


Hello, friends! Welcome to this week's Pinterest Feature Friday. As you know, each Friday Bev, Malia, Kara, and myself take turns selecting a fun pinner from our Pinterest Party to feature.  Today's pinner is Meredith from Wait 'Til Your Father Gets Home! Meredith has 139 boards and 8,797 pins! Wowza! Let's look at a few of those boards. Halloween is just around the corner. Are you ready? You'll find nearly … [Read more...]

How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears

How to Clean Dog's Ears

How to Clean Your Dog's Ears with Stuff You Have If you have a dog, you know they sometimes need a little "help" with their grooming. My golden retriever, Sophie, is quite active (as in she loves going into the lake and rolling in mud). After her adventures, I noticed there would be an unpleasant odor around her ear area... like the smell of mold in a bathroom. Not a good scent. So I asked the vet what I could do to … [Read more...]

Hearty French Fry Casserole

French Fry Casserole Dinner

Hearty French Fry Casserole This time of the year is crazy hectic for my family. With two kids at two schools, sports, Sunday school and work, I need to make easy, delicious and nutritious meals that my family would gobble up. That's where Ore-Ida® comes in! Ore-Ida® makes meal planning easy and convenient. Plus with 100% fresh American grown potatoes, busy Moms can feel good about serving a quality … [Read more...]

Project Inspired #87

Project Inspire{d} : Link Party

Project Inspire{d} #87 Hey There! It's great to see you at Project Inspire{d}. I am looking forward to seeing what you've been working on. Here's what I've been up to: How to Organize Sprinkles (over at Uncommon Designs) Halloween Crafts for Kids Jello Mold Halloween Wreath Thanks for joining me, Cupcakes and Crinoline and  the The Silly Pearl for this week's Project Inspire{d}. And guess what, Diane from An … [Read more...]

Apricot Kugel

Apricot Kugel Recipe

Grammy Viv's Apricot Kugel It's National Noodle Day (yippee!)  and I'm celebrating with Grammy Viv's Apricot Kugel AND a National Noodle Day Blog Hop! My mother-in-law used to make a version of this delicious Apricot Kugel for her family. If you aren't familiar with kugel, it's a sweet or savory egg noodle casserole.  Viv kindly shared the recipe with me a few years ago and it's become a fave for this Karlinsky clan … [Read more...]

Jello Mold Halloween Wreath

Jello Mold Halloween Wreath

Catch these ideas live on KOMO-TV 4 on Monday Oct 6th at 4pm Jello Mold Halloween Wreath I recently bought a glass jar full of old jello molds at a thrift store. I wasn't sure at first what I was going to do with them... but I thought the small metal shapes were really interesting... and had the potential to be transformed into something cool. The more I looked at the shapes, I realized that theyreminded me of … [Read more...]

PI Features: 12 Pumpkin Ideas


12 Pumpkin Ideas Thrifty Find Upcycled DIY Vintage Pumpkin from Edea Smith Pumpkin and Plaid Wreath from Posed Perfection Canning Lid Pumpkin from The Turquoise Home Slow Cooker Sticky Caramel Pumpkin Cake from Platter Talk Copper Kitchen Scrubby Pumpkins from Homeward Found Decor Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies from Upstate Ramblings 10 Way to Decorate With Pumpkins from anderson + grant Easy Pumpkin … [Read more...]