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16 Best Flowers to Plant for Summer

Summer Flowers

Are you thinking of planting flowers in your garden this summer? The first step is finding the right flowers to plant. The months of June, July and August are the hottest so planting low care flowers that can tolerate the heat are key. These tutorials for your summer flower beds are super helpful and will help you decide what to plant, when …

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Summer Chore Chart and Schedule for Teens {free download}

Summer Chore Chart

Easy summer chore charts are mandatory in my home.  I’m not going to sugar coat it… herding cats is easier than parenting most days.  In our home, we have one child with high functioning autism who’s very active, and another child with ADHD who loves to day dream. It’s common to hear, “Huh? What?” when trying to get his attention. …

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Tips for Family Summer Holidays in Croatia

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There are locations that we know and there are places we never know of. Croatia, a beautiful country which consists of a combination of both natural and manmade beauty is a place where we can actually rejuvenate ourselves. With parks, beaches, sea view, mediaeval castles and mind-boggling natural beauty, the place has been growing steadily in the field of tourism, …

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Cute DIY Boats – Saying Goodbye to Summer


A great beginner sewing idea for a soft baby toy. It’s a fabric sailboat, easy and fun to make. And it might keep your summer memories alive a tad longer! These homemade sailboat softies are a great (and quick) beginner sewing project and so much fun to sew! Want to make one too? And if you’ want me to give …

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Fabulous fabrics for summer

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Indeed, the summer season means sun, sand and sea, and after the long autumn and winter months, it is also (finally!) a time to sew and wear colorful clothes that are comfortable. It’s the season for sewing relaxed- garments that we can wear to picnics, barbecues and a host of other fun outdoor activities. On the other hand, we now …

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Six Weeks of Summer Fun Giveaways


Starting on Friday 7/22, the fun begins. So enter now! And keep checking back all summer long as we announce the winners! Thanks to the may presenters and sponsors at Blogger Bash 2016, here’s what we’re giving away for free over the next six weeks! • care bears July 22: A Care Bears travel gift pack with themed craft supplies, …

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Road trip summer mug rug tutorial

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It’s road trip time! The hubster and I love to pack up the car and head off for adventures! Sometimes we drive for days, and sometimes for the weekend, but we love our road trips! My love of these trips is what is the inspiration behind this month’s mug rug pattern.

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Faviola Summer Dress


Faviola Summer Dress. This dress is very easy to make. It does take a bit of effort to prepare the fabric, but once you are ready, it can be sewn in 30 minutes. Make it and try the dress to go to the supermarket or take a stroll around the neighborhood and see how many people ask you if you …

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The Ultimate Summertime Sewing Roundup


We love summertime and we know that the last thing you want to do is find yourself unprepared, searching the stores and coming home with second best. So we’ve put together The Ultimate Summertime Sewing Roundup, with projects ranging from weekend jobs to quick up-cycles, there’s something here for everybody and better yet, you’ll come out of it with additions …

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