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Homemade Holiday Gifts: Literary Ornaments

This year I was inspired by the many uses of Mod Podge to make holiday ornaments using the decorative imagines from old books and magazines. Once finished, the proceeds from these ornaments will go to local charities. Supplies: Foam forms (I bought … Continue reading

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Homemade Holiday Gifts: Hand Lotion

My absolute favorite DIY holiday gift to make is homemade lotion. I originally found the idea on Pinterest, but there are now countless blogs with slightly tweaked versions of this recipe.  I have given my homemade lotion as a gift … Continue reading

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Apps We Love: Color Splash

“Color Splash” is one of my go-to apps for photo editing. With the touch of your finger, you can isolate the color in a photo to a single object. It is a unique way to create focus and drama. Navigating … Continue reading

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Apps We Love: Machinarium

One of my all-time favorite apps is the brain-teasing game “Machinarium.”  I downloaded this app to my iPad and was instantly impressed by the stunning graphics and level of detail. Created by Amanita Design, this puzzle game takes you through a … Continue reading

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Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas

Perhaps the most meaningful gifts are those lovingly made by hand. They are as unique and special as the friend they are intended for. There’s also no denying that homemade gifts are also kind on your wallet. You can create … Continue reading

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