Getting a big bang for small bucks

Getting a big bang for small bucks

Very recently, while I was at Target looking for a crib mattress—it’s for a ‘chaise’ project I’m working on—I found two very simple and unique autumn decor pieces. I discovered them in my favorite part of the whole store...right next to the entrance (have you guessed where?)...the $1 and $3 dollar displays! I ALWAYS take a few minutes to see what I can find for a bargain among those shelves and bins! Read about the autumn decor I have planned in this week’s blog.

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A family favorite - delicious Pasta Carbonara recipe

A family favorite - delicious Pasta Carbonara recipe

I made a promise to myself earlier this year that I would start organizing a drawer, cabinet or closet each week at the lake house during my stay this summer. So last week I attacked a ‘junk’ drawer in my bureau (most of you call it a dresser) and found a recipe that I had torn from a Family Circle magazine many years ago. The recipe is for…Pasta Carbonara!

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