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December 4, 2014

50,000 Poinsettias

Tweet   Poinsettias always remind me of Christmas time in México. Each year my mom gets one or two or even three different potted poinsettias, or Nochebuenas as we refer to them in Spanish, to decorate her home. A few weeks back I had dinner in a sea of them and I just had to […]

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November 10, 2014

How to Build a Lamp From Scratch – DIY

Tweet     Our house needs more light and I like to read at night, so I needed a good light for my bedside. My bedside table is quite small and I couldn’t find a lamp I both liked and that fit on it. So I decided to make my own!! It had to be […]

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November 10, 2014

Como Construir una Lámpara de Mesa Paso a Paso

Tweet   Nuestra casa, honestamente necesita más luz por las noches, especialmente en nuestra recámara, ya que me gusta leer antes de ir a dormir. A un lado de mi cama tengo una mesa pequeña, tan pequeña que, de hecho, necesito una lámpara de tamaño especial. Y además la quería de determinado tamaño y color, […]

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October 7, 2014

DIY Day of the Dead Flower Pots

Tweet One of the challenges of living in a bicultural family is the calendar gets pretty full, especially when the holiday season rolls around. October is no exception, with both Halloween and Day of the Dead so close to each other. Now while the two celebrations are separate and distinct, and each really has a […]

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September 4, 2014

My Red Desk

Tweet   I’ve always wanted a red desk. It’s hard to say why, but I’ve admired them since I was a little girl. I’ve been looking for one for quite some time, but most desks, red or not, are just too big for the space I have and frankly, they can get a bit expensive. […]

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August 6, 2014

Back to School Organization Center

Tweet   Last year it was all we could do to make it to the first day of school on time. We arrived at the last minute. Just finding two shoes for each kid was an achievement as we had just moved in and all our things were still packed in boxes. But this year […]

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May 7, 2014

El Poder de un Poco de Color

Tweet Hay una cosa que he aprendido al pasar de los años, el poder de una capa de pintura fresca. Y no estoy hablando de simplemente del poder de cubrir, revelar, vender o mejorar lo que me rodea. Estoy hablando de transformar todo un espacio, cambiar el modo de ver y sentir un lugar. Un […]

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September 6, 2013

Wagons Hoe!

Tweet As a Lowe’s Creative Ideas Ambassador, I received a gift card in order to complete this project. As always my comments and opinions are my own. Enjoy! Football season is here and with it one of the most American of institutions, tailgating. I’m no expert, but I suspect early Americans started getting used to […]

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September 6, 2013

Reservación no Necesaria

Tweet La temporada de football americano está aquí y con ella la americana institución de tailgating.  Tailgating (todavía tratando de encontrar la palabra en español, si alguien lo sabe por favor déjenme un mensaje) es como una fiesta en la cajuela de tu auto. Muchas personas traen sus camionetas, abren sus cajuelas, ponen la mesa […]

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July 7, 2013

Garden Art

Tweet     As a Lowe’s Creative Ideas Ambassador, I received a gift card in order to complete this project. As always my comments and opinions are my own. Enjoy!   The funniest thing happened on the way to doing something else this month. Our challenge was to make some creative outdoor art. We’d headed […]

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