Weeknight Meal Recipe: How to Make Vegetable Chili Pie

By: Matt allison Mar 22, 2013

 created at: 03/22/2013

While not the quickest mid-week dinner, this recipe is a firm favourite and requires very little babying. It's fresh, wholesome and a great way to get your family to eat their veggies.… Continue Reading

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Free Download: Faceted Candle and Concrete Vase Templates

By: Capreek Mar 21, 2013


created at: 03/17/2013A series of free, downloadable geometric templates that can be used as forms and molds for everything from candles to concrete planters?? Yes, please!  … Continue Reading

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5 Simple Sewing Projects for Your Home

By: Faith-towers Mar 21, 2013

created at: 03/21/2013

I know, it's a big effort to lug your sewing machine up onto the craft table and dig out all of your fabric and thread... but trust me, you'll be happy you did once you finish a couple of these easy projects.… Continue Reading

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Eye Candy: 10 Ways to Use Clothing and Accessories as Art

By: Diy maven Mar 21, 2013

created at: 03/21/2013

We've seen how open closets can be a practical and beautiful way to store clothing in a way that adds to the decor of a room. Now we're going to step away from the closet and see how we can use clothing and accessories as wall art. 

This dress has found the… Continue Reading

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15 Clever, Colorful Kitchen Gadgets Under $30

By: Alicia Mar 19, 2013

Colorful, Clever Kitchen Gadgets Under $30
We're now in complete construction mode in the Curbly House. Between snowfalls, our contractor is steadily building a much-needed kitchen addition. I'm so looking forward to decorating the kitchen with colorful accessories. Here are some great ones under $30 that are topping my current list, all from the Kitchen selection on Fab!    Continue Reading

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How to Give a Boring Stool a Colorful New Makeover!

By: Capreek Mar 18, 2013

created at: 03/12/2013

Nothing says "Please, I need a makeover!!" like old, gunky vinyl. If you're in possession of a similarly worse-for-wear piece of furniture, this DIY makeover idea may be just the inspiration you're looking for!  … Continue Reading

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Before and After: A Living Room to Kitchen Makeover

By: Faith-towers Mar 18, 2013

created at: 03/18/2013

You heard me right. This outdated floral living room was transformed into a modern, functional kitchen and dining room. Continue reading to see the drastic change that took place.… Continue Reading

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Before and After: Painted Tile Backsplash

By: Diy maven Mar 18, 2013

created at: 03/18/2013

Bethany knows a thing or two about painting a backsplash in a way to make it look like tile. Exactly like tile. Take the picture above, for example. That's paint, not tile, and it was the first backsplash she painted in her kitchen. It has served… Continue Reading

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Organizing your Cabinets in Minutes

By: Brittni mehlhoff Mar 15, 2013

created at: 03/13/2013

Do you worry that when you open your cabinets, piles of paperwork and odd and end will coming spilling out? Sounds like you need to do a little organizing than. Don't worry though, it won't take… Continue Reading

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Weeknight Meal Recipe: How to Make Caldo Verde

By: Matt allison Mar 15, 2013


created at: 03/15/2013

Caldo verde originates from northern Portugal and is often referred to as 'green soup', a firm family favourite and true 'one pot… Continue Reading

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How To: Clean and Organize Your Refrigerator Like a Pro

By: Diy maven Mar 15, 2013

created at: 03/14/2013

For someone who keeps her books in alphabetical order by genre, I'm kind of a slob when it comes to the refrigerator. It's not that it's exceptionally dirty. The problem is it is a disorganized free for… Continue Reading

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How To: Make Easy Modern DIY Concrete Pendant Lights

By: Capreek Mar 13, 2013

created at: 03/13/2013

Concrete table lamps, concrete stools, and now concrete pendant lights: I am clearly obsessed with new uses for this inexpensive material!… Continue Reading

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Free Download: How to Clean Like a Maid Cheat Sheet

By: Bruno Mar 13, 2013

How to clean like a maid (free PDF download)
I know it doesn't feel like spring yet (at least not here in Minnesota), but it's coming soon (really, I promise!). So to get your spring cleaning projects kick started, we're offering a free, downloadable cheat sheet to help you clean as quickly and thoroughly as a maid. Read on to find out to get the free PDF!

There are two ways to get your download:

1) Sign up for our free, weekly newsletter (you can always… Continue Reading

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5 Ways to Eliminate Paper Towel Dependency

By: Matt allison Mar 13, 2013

created at: 03/12/2013

I have two young children, a 6 month old baby girl and 2.5 year old boy. People are often shocked when I explain that both of them were/are in cloth diapers! The thought may make some break out into a cold sweat, but it seemed like the natural decision for our family, as cutting back on waste is priority for… Continue Reading

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Awesome DIY Pipe Table -- Plus Free Downloadable Plans

By: Capreek Mar 12, 2013

created at: 03/12/2013

Having gone through a recent office makeover of my own, DIY tables and desks just seem to jump out during my Internet browsing sessions these days (which go something like "cute puppy, cute puppy, AWESOME DIY IDEA, cute puppy").  … Continue Reading

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