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autumndecorDIYeco-friendlyholiday

Branches, leaves, and pine cones are big fall decor staples.  This year, I’m loving acorns!  I have found a few DIY projects to add to my list this fall, and since I live in the desert, I’m going to be making a big acorn-gathering trip up the mountains.  My daughter cannot wait,

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autumnDIYhalloweenholidayTop 5

1.  Write It Down yarn ball wreath   2.  TaterTots and Jello chevron wreath   3.  The Long Thread ribbon wreath    4.  Take Heart yarn wreath  5.  BHG spooky ghost wreath

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all naturalautumndecorhalloweenhandmadethanksgivingTop 5

  1. Nail Head Pumpkins  2. Moss Wreath with a Burlap Bow 3. Mumkins  4. Burlap Table Runner with White Pumpkins   5. My favorite, Martha Stewart Power Drill Pumpkins

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accessoriesautumngiveawayhandmadekidstravelwinter

As a resident of the desert, I cannot wait for summer to be over.  I know for many of you this is like blasphemy, but when you’re used to 115-120+ degree heat, you pray for fall.  We are finally feeling the beginnings of fall: 80-90+ degrees and wild stormy rain

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autumndiningentertainingholidaySeasonssummer

Time to enjoy that day off from the ol’ job (if you are lucky enough to still have one).  Grab some refreshing drinks, a gaggle of friends, and some farm fresh foods.  Let’s end this summer right.   Happy Labor Day from ITKM! Rhubarb Iced Tea Home-Ground Burgers

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autumnschoolshoppingTop 5

1. blabla  Canvas Backpacks $38 2. Skip Hop – Zoo Packs $20 3. Beatrix NY Little Kid Backpacks $42 4. MadPax Half Packs $46 5. TeacherMom  Handmade Backpacks $40

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accessoriesautumneco-friendlyhealth and nutritionkidsschool

I’ve been a big fan of bobble’s inventive water bottles for awhile now.  If you are unfamiliar with the bottle with a filter, head over to bobble and be enlightened.  Yes, I said filter.  The bobble has it’s own water filter, meaning you can fill up anywhere and drink clean

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accessoriesautumndesigneco-friendlyhandbagsmom

Thinking towards fall is more than just back-to-school for the kids.  It’s also time for mom to refresh, rethink, and redesign her wardrobe.  Switching up your handbags seasonally is as important as switching up your footwear.  You wouldn’t wear flip flops in winter or boots in the summer now would

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accessoriesapparelautumnbaby showercampingdress uphandmadeinfantkidswinter

Thinking about fall really got me in the mood for a poncho hunt.  We love to take quick trips up the mountain to the high desert (gotta beat the heat in the summer and see the snow in the winter).  A poncho is the perfect quick fix for a chilly

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