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  • Peeking Peeps Ice Cream Push Pops
  • Cucumber and Avocado Salad With Feta
  • Orange + Carrot + Rosemary Ice Pops
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Springtime Paper Rose Garland

Springtime Paper Rose Garland

Guys! Is everyone ready for spring? I think I just heard a resounding “yes” from all parts of the country. I really can’t complain, because it’s been spring here in the desert since, I don’t know, January 1st. Easter is next weekend, the flowers are starting to bloom and I’m ready to plunge head first into… 

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Springtime Paper Rose Garland

Springtime Paper Rose Garland

Guys! Is everyone ready for spring? I think I just heard a resounding “yes” from all parts of the country. I really can’t complain, because it’s been spring here in the desert since, I don’t know, January 1st. Easter is next weekend, the flowers are starting to bloom and I’m ready to plunge head first into… 

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Peeking Peeps Ice Cream Push Pops

Peeking Peeps Ice Cream Push Pops

Sometimes it’s the easiest things that are the biggest hit with kids. For example, my littles prefer plain white copy paper over coloring books, plain pasta over pasta with any kind of sauce, and basic t-shirts over cute dresses. So when I made these ice cream push pops with their favorite Easter Peeps peeking out,… 

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Foundation for Blind Children

Republic West Remodeling’s New Kitchen for the Blind

I love supporting local businesses that do good in the community. This post is sponsored through Find Your Influence. All of the opinions expressed are mine. Have you every thought how you would do your daily tasks if you lost your vision? I know I have never thought about it before. Something as simple as… 

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Cucumber and Avocado Salad | sparklelivingblog.com

Cucumber and Avocado Salad With Feta

I really can’t think of anything more refreshing than cucumber. Seriously. Have you tried adding a slice to water? It’s good. Or the Cucumber Basil Gimlet at Brio. Fantastic. This cucumber and avocado salad is a perfect lunch. Or dinner. Or if you are like me it’s lunch and dinner. It’s amazingly light, but the avocado… 

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L'Amour Stenciled Throw Pillows

L’Amour Stenciled Throw Pillows

Well hello there! I thought I’d pop in and show you my not so Valentine-y Valentine’s throw pillows, I made over the weekend. I’m still recovering from Christmas and all the decor (it’s fun to put up, but a pain to put away) and didn’t want to go crazy with red and pink hearts all… 

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Colorful Tuna Lettuce Wraps

Colorful Tuna Lettuce Wraps

At the beginning of every new year it seems like nearly every one resolves to be more healthy. Eating better, exercising more, losing that 5 (errr 10) pounds that just won’t budge are all things I hear every year from my friends and family. Being healthy is work. You need to take the time, prepare… 

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Dried Orange Wreath

Dried Orange Wreath

Happy 2015 friends! The last time I left you we were neck deep into the holidays. Now that Christmas is put away (mostly) I usually feel the winter blues set in. For the first 24 hours after the tree is gone it feels like there is suddenly all this space in the house. It’s crazy…. 

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Holly Berry Stenciled Ribbon

Holly Berry Stenciled Ribbon

Hi all! How are the holidays shaping up for you? Do you have all your gifts ready and wrapped under the tree? No? Me either. I’m working on it though. This year I want to avoid buying new wrapping supplies. I never seem to use up all the paper and ribbon from the previous years,… 

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