• DIY succulent planter
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    How to Make a Cute DIY Succulent Planter

    Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. For more on our use of affiliate links and our privacy policy please visit our disclaimer page.  We have been truly enjoying the green and flowers of summer this year. Most years I try so hard to plant a garden but everything falls apart and things start dying off around this time of year. I don’t know if it is the Arkansas heat or just my absolute lack of gardening skills but things go south pretty fast.  This year is different, though. This year we have awesome raised garden beds full of herbs and vegetables. I have tomato plants on my front porch…

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    How to Make a Fruity DIY Galaxy Lip Scrub

    Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. For more on our use of affiliate links and our privacy policy please visit our disclaimer page.  If you’re a fan of our sister site, Ghastly Girl, then you read our post last week on the importance of self-care. We all know self-care is important but sometimes it can get expensive! Once you start buying things like makeup, body scrubs, and even warm socks the price can really start to add up. I think this is one of the main reason some moms choose to put self-care on the back burner. It is definitely a factor for me.  One great thing about making…

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    How to Make Polymer Clay Emoji Earrings

    Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. For more on our use of affiliate links and our privacy policy please visist our disclaimer page. I have always been a pretty big fan of working with polymer clay. Once my daughter started watching YouTube videos of girls making tiny pieces of cake, pizzas, and even snow cones I was hooked. I had to get some clay and start making my own tiny treat charms. Emojis are a quick and easy project to do with polymer clay. I find them to be a great way to use up leftover yellow scraps that I have. I can change the face on them to…

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    How to Win as a Dog Mom with Yummy Frozen Yogurt Treats

      Disclaimer: Dorky Mama has received compensation for an honest opinion on this post. For more on our use of sponsored posts and our privacy policy please visit our disclaimer page. Life as a Dog Mom Can Be Ruff I mean honestly, did you think I could pass up that pun? In all seriousness, though it can be pretty rough to be a dog mom. One of my girls, a Shiba mix that we picked up while stationed in Japan, has a major princess complex. Our other girl, lovingly known as Beef (long story), is well…she’s a very special little dog. Our little Beef has her own repertoire of songs…