Help for a Busy Mom

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I don’t know about you… but this time of year I just want to eat baked goods!  The cold weather and the sights and sounds of Christmas makes me want to warm the kitchen with some fresh baked bread.  I love baking, but too much of a good thing goes straight to the waist.

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103rd Power of Paint Party… Making Chalk Paint


Welcome Paint Lovers!!!

Hope you’re having a fabulous start to your week.

This last week I decided to try out some homemade chalk paint.  If you’re a paint-lover and a blog watcher I’m sure you’ve heard of Annie Sloan’s chalk paint.  I’ve been waiting to try her paint, but there’s no $$$ in the budget for the pricey paint. If you haven’t heard about chalk paint… it’s a thicker paint, with great coverage… no need to sand or prime… sounds great, right!   A few weeks ago one of the links here at the Power of Paint Party was for a recipe for chalk paint.  I figured it was worth a try, especially since it was such a cheap option!

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