Making Drapes

drapes

by moonflower

in DIY

My lovely sister-in-law asked me to make her drapes for her dinning room. They moved into this pretty split level last year which they have been slowly decorating.  She went to a custom curtain shop for a quote and I’m sure it was quite pricy!   […]

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This antique dresser was left in my mother-in-laws house when she bought her house. Along with a tall mens dresser as well.  She moved this year and gave me the set. She was going to get rid of them but I had other plans for […]

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Tomato Canning Jar Labels Free!

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How is your Gardening going are you reaping in the baskets full of tomatoes? Are you canning them? Then I have a label for you! Just download the label pdf, print it on white card stock,  cut it out and hot glue in a few […]

Canning and Preserving

Yoga for Beginners and Runners

July 18, 2014 read full article…

What a beautiful morning it is outside today, and a great way to start your morning is with a yoga routine! I though I would share this routine  I found, geared for runners, but for me with my herniated disks it was great with many […]

Favorite Stuff

Black Bean & Chick Pea Veggie Burgers

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These  burgers were really yummy and very cheap to make! Make them ahead of time and cook when you need them or later in the day. I used gluten-free Bobs Red Mill rolled oats as the binder. The beans are bit sticky and when you  […]

Dairy Free

Cucumber, Asparagus and Rice Summer Salad

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  This super easy summer salad is very cool and refreshing! Perfect for that summer picnic. The green onions came from the stalks of onions growing in my garden. I also grow my own herbs.  If you don’t have a garden these ingredients are easy […]

Dairy Free

Yummy Gluten & Dairy Free Buckwheat Pancakes

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Before I had to go gluten-free I used to love to make my “healthy hearty Sunday brunch” pancakes. They were filled with flax seed flour and wheat germ, black strap molasses .  They were the pancake I thought would give everyone energy. They actually did […]

Dairy Free

2014 the year of purging and renewing

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It seems to be the trend so far this January. I’ve witnessed people rethinking their relationships and purging the ones that makes their life feel distressed in any way.  Reinventing relationships to work in a better way. Then there is the typical weight loss new […]

Miscellany

Crochet this cute protective ipad cover

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I don’t know about you but I think ipad covers are very expensive! From 20 to 100 dollars!  I decided to protect my new ipad mini with a thick hand crocheted cover that you can wash of you need to. You can add piece of […]

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Holiday gifts to make on a tight budget

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This holiday why not make some lovely gifts instead of  buying something. These items can be made in a day and can be customized to fit the person it is made for. A gift made by hand is a gift from the heart! Crochet! If […]

DIY

Gluten & Dairy Free Pumpkin Pie Tart

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Pumpkin Pie is one of my very favorite Autumn and Thanksgiving desserts.  The challenge was to find  a way to make it gluten and dairy free and still taste like the fantastic pies I was used to. The crust was the trick I think.  I […]

Dairy Free

Grateful Thanksgiving and Everyday

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Thanksgiving Day is the day to reflect on the things we are grateful for. For me I’m Grateful for my wonderful family and best friends. Our health too. That My M-I-L is cancer free. The people who came to my jewelry fairs and bought my […]

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Fire Cider for Winter Colds

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I rarely get a cold or the flu but I do have allergies and congestion. This year I am going to try this folk remedy for colds ad flu. Adapted from Rosemary Gladstar’s book, Rosemary Gladstar’s Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health. A great book for […]

Beauty

Winner of my earrings!

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Arielle Z. ! Congrats! You won! I’ll get them to you soon. Thank you all for participating and I will have more to come! Moonflower

Favorite Stuff

How to Carve a Pumpkin Infograph

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If you saw my poster elsewhere and came here to see if a pumpkin is a fruit or veggie, and if you guessed fruit, you are RIGHT! A pumpkin is a berry and therefore a fruit!   The family is the genius Cucurbita which includes gourds, […]

DIY

Bethel Historical Society Fair

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Come by and say hi at my booth Saturday Oct 5 it should be a good time for all!

fairs