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entertaininghalloweenrecipes

Add a little a spook to your martinis this Halloween by garnishing them with pickled onions stuffed with black fish roe (or caviar, for a splurge).  Slide a toothpick through the sides of the onions, two per pick, and place them lengthwise over the edge of a martini glass for a spooky “looking” martini.  Recipe from Pottery Barn.

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craftsDIYhalloween

I’m in full swing with my Halloween decorations and, like Sarah, am trying to do most of them myself! I found this tutorial over at MADE using a template from Country living. She walks through the steps on how she made these creepy bats and I’m going to copy her

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decorDIYhalloweenhandmadeholidaynursery

I’m easing into my hardcore Halloween decor.  I’m not big on pre-made holiday decorations, so I am lapping up the DIY projects to create fun and unique items for my home.  Each year, I add a few more to my arsenal.  This DIY tutorial is from Poppies at Play and is a

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craftsDIYhalloween

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. Ok, well, they all are. I love decorating my entire house all spooky. I notified my neighbors that starting next year (since we’ll be on a cruise this year) we’re hosting an annual neighborhood Halloween party. I stumbled across these cabinet potion labels

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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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craftsDIYhalloween

I love Fall so very very much. In fact, I practically rush the end of Summer out the door so that I can start to decorate the house will all of my orange decorations and Halloween decor. While visiting one of my favorite blogs, I came across a tutorial that

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anti-agingbathbeautychristmasDadeco-friendlyfather's dayskincare

Often times men overlook the importance of treating their skin properly.  I blame everyone on this one because wives should be pushing their husbands to commit to a skincare regimen.  And guys, well you should just agree with your wives.  You will thank them when you are old with skin that

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4th of Julyhealthy snackholiday

Enjoy our nation’s Independence Day the right way with great food, friends, and fireworks! Oh, and don’t forget to break out the watermelon pops!  

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cherry pie recipe
4th of Julydiningentertainingrecipes

There is something very charming about a Cherry Pie, the mere mention of one has me conjuering up images of a pie cooling on a windowsill in some idyllic country setting with a couple of swallows or bluebirds flying around outside. Here in the US, the Cherry Pie is a

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4th of JulycraftsdecordiningDIYentertainingholiday

It’s time to start thinking about your plans for the 4th of July, and what better than your own party/bbq?   My favorite task to start when planning a celebration event is decor.    One thing that you will definitely have on a hot July 4th is icy cold beverages.  I love

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