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I can do it! You can do it! DIY for the win! Just keep you fingers away from the super glue.

Halloween as Sally and the Mayor | Easy DIY Nightmare Before Christmas Costumes

I sense there’s something in the wind… Like countless others, I’ve loved The Nightmare Before Christmas for as long as I can remember. Only this year did I realize my bottle red hair would be a perfect fit for this costume! Lance and I decided to go as Sally and the Mayor of Halloweentown, and both costumes were incredibly inexpensive and simple … Keep reading…

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Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire | Salsa Mezcal Bloody Mary Recipe

This cocktail recipe is brought to you in partnership with Drizly. “What if you blended Pace salsa into a Bloody Mary?” my mother asked. I didn’t really know what to say. I don’t order Bloody Marys—I’m a Bellini gal at brunch—so I wasn’t entirely sure what they should taste like. I guess it could be like salsa? And she had been a … Keep reading…

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Simple Storage: Make DIY Lazy Susans from Old Fidget Spinners

Oh, fidget spinners. Your 15 minutes are over, yet I’m still finding you around my house. I attended a big conference the year fidget spinners took over, which means I brought home a ton branded by exhibiting vendors. They were fun momentarily, and my perpetually fidgeting husband still sometimes spins his around, but overall I was ready to get them out of … Keep reading…

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Live on Your TV, it’s Oh, Julia Ann!

What a day! After an excited and restless night, Lance and I got up extra early to get cleaned up and pack the supplies for a special trip downtown. I was invited to present a Valentine’s Day craft on KSDK Channel 5’s Show Me St. Louis! I’ve been on live television twice before—one audio interview and one video interview—back when my third-generation … Keep reading…

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