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The Best 4th of July Party Ideas

r June 13, 2014 | B DIY Projects, Seasonal Trends

Whether you’re having a blowout 4th of July party, or just want to make this year’s family gathering more special, we’ve rounded up the best snacks and decor for the occasion. Read on for lots and lots of 4th of July party ideas. Patriotic Ice Cubes Make simple drinks fun and fruity with raspberry and blueberry ice cubes. Via mom.me. DIY Old Fashioned Flag Bunting This classic flag bunting makes us think of breezy front porches, barbershop quartets wearing straw hats and 4th of July celebrations of yore. Via HMH Designs. Fun Fourth Photo Backdrop Make giant tassels with tissue paper and mylar and drape across an empty wall for an instant photo spot. Via Fab. Red, White and Blue Dipped…

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10 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for The Holidays

r November 5, 2013 | B Seasonal Trends

Ready to ring in the holiday season at home? Here are 10 holiday decorating ideas, ways to prep for holiday guests, and organizing solutions that will make this time of year SO much easier. 1. Perfect the Guest Bedroom Eclectic Bedroom by Los Angeles Photographers Erika Bierman Photography Guest bedrooms can become a dumping ground, so first thing’s first – clear out all the extra junk and stow it somewhere else. Under the bed is a great hiding place. Guests won’t be looking there and will appreciate the room to move around. Think about potential overnight annoyances. Is there a streetlight right outside the window? Hang some blackout shades. Is there a draft? Leave an extra blanket at the foot…

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Pinterest Fab 4: Summer Last Hurrah!

r August 24, 2012 | B Pinterest Faves, Seasonal Trends

It makes me sad to think that summer is coming to a close. Warm breezes, bare feet and backyard picnics will soon give way to the things of fall.  During the last few weeks of sunny skies let’s bid summer farewell with a final hurrah. Plan some outdoor summer activities to finish the season with a bang! 1. While the weather still allows, grab some friends for one last picnic with sunshine above and grass below. Pink Pistachio’s picks for outdoor dining sets make me want to pack a picnic basket and curl up with a good book.  The picnic food menu she provides has grilled sandwiches, quinoa salad, raspberry fruit dip and vegan chocolate cake. It sounds absolutely delectable!…

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