comfort foods...better.

to my kitchen!

Comfort food, homemade cakes, camp crafts, and Tupperware are favorites around here.

If you won’t apologize for feeding your family a big ol’ casserole and chocolate cake at least once a week, I think this is the place for you!

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Recipes

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Hot Hawaiian Ham & Swiss Sliders

Nothing but delicious Rhodes dinner rolls, flavorful sliced ham, topped with sweet pineapple slices, ooey gooey Swiss cheese, slathered in a delicious maple mustard sauce, and baked to golden brown perfection.

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DIY Outdoor Pinwheels

Craft Week on Hating Martha continues with DIY Outdoor Pinwheels! DIY Outdoor Pinwheels Nothing is more whimsical and charming then a pin-wheel. Here is an

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Country Home-living room

after: before: In keeping with decorating week I upped my game and tackled my living room. Since I am hosting this event I decided a

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DIY area rug.

$20 Area Rag Rug Tutorial (DIY Area Rug) Yep, you heard it right. I spent $20 on this baby. And you can too. Small area

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Toadstool mini terrarium

toadstool mini terrarium

I love toadstools. They are happy, silly, and quirky. They make me smile. I plan on making this toadstool mini terrarium into a little necklace.

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Blueberry Muffins

Hey my dear, fabulous readers! Happy Monday! I have a great blogger guest posting today! Chrissy from The Taylor House has some yummy, yummy muffins.

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Dining room bench, an easy re-do from nelliebellie.com

$86.66 Dining Room makeover!

After a weekend of smelling fumes and sore shoulders, the dining room makeover is finished far sooner then I expected!  And I am so pleased!

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DIY Ipad/E-reader sleeve

Let’s talk about Ipad’s and e-readers…shall we? I have both an Ipad and Sony e-reader that I love. And carry around. In my purse. I

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DIY Skeleton Bat Costume

This is a simple Skeleton Bat costume utilizing a skeleton jogging set, black felt, and white fabric paint. Simple enough for anyone to accomplish, and

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teen subway word art, a simple diy. This project is a great way to add more personality to a teen's room without the expense.

how to make Subway word art.

This article is one of our oldest…so the photos are lacking in skill (okay…they just stink!)…but we still think this project has value and people

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