Fabric Pumpkins ~ Give Away & tutorial

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I have never seen a pumpkin I didn't love. Can't wait to hit the patch... Still too hot here for the real deal.  Until then, I have a crafty way to fill the need. My fanciful fabric pumpkins.  Making another set today & sharing a fav set with you! I love making sets of these … {Continue reading…}

Soulful Sundays ~ fly!

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Week in Review ~ We are back!

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Back from Maui… Back to school… We even had “Back to School Night” this week! During which Lara’s locker caused quite a stir.  The Locker Lookz set up we did for real this time drew a crowd. Whispers of “wow”, “I never saw a locker like that” & a collective “gasp” when we lit up […]

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Hatch Chiles – eat the heat!

Hatch chiles ~ eat the heat http://mysoulfulhome.com

Do you know about Hatch chiles? “Hatch” refers to varieties of chile peppers grown in the Hatch Valley, an area stretching north and south along the Rio Grande from Arrey to Hatch, New Mexico. The soil and growing conditions in the Hatch Valley create a unique terroir which contributes to the awesome flavor of the […]

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Five Fall Ideas & Projects

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The sand has been shaken out, the back packs ordered and, so we turn to another season.  Fall, the season my house loves the best. Sharing 5 of my favorite fall ideas and projects to jump start this colorful season. To add fall subtly to your house now pick up a few white mini pumpkins […]

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Soulful Sundays ~ Breathe

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Breathe… in through your nose ~ out through your mouth. Filling your lungs, clearing your mind & relaxing your body. Have a beautiful Sunday! ** Kelly **

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Week in Review – My Soulful Maui

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Maui is a very happy place for my family. As I consider you all my extended MSH family, I want to share my Maui with you.  I’ll do a post with suggestions, advice, tips & links soon, but for now let’s just chill & enjoy the view. In Maui, the water is gentle, blue & […]

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Back to School ~ MSH style, backpacks

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I would be remiss as a mom & a blogger if I didn’t post on back to school. (even though we still have our feet firmly planted in the sand) Back to school heralds the annual purchasing & organizational fest that comes late August in our part of the world. Nothing like new folders & […]

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Behind the Blog – want to know…

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I am “a people person”. ( and little dogs ) If I worked in an office, I’d be at the water cooler chatting, a lot. I’d be wildly productive, but I would be planning the office Christmas party & know the names of all my officemates kids. But I don’t work in an office, I […]

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Soulful Sundays – be good 2 yourself

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Now don’t just PIN this.  Do this! Maybe not the naps, I can’t nap.  But all the rest, ok? ** Kelly **

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Week in Review – beach & beyond

Beach Walk Maui www.mysoulfulhome.com

Walk with me. Maybe take your shoes off. I want to share my week with you. Usually busy as this bee, it takes me a a few days slow down.  I am slow now… Waking up to this view helps. Let’s go this way… Isn’t this little lavender bridge sweet? Just want to cross it […]

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Outdoor Pillows – Oly * Fun Fabric

Oly * Fun Fabric fringe pillow www.mysoulfulhome.com

I don’t know about you, but I don’t like having to replace rather expensive outdoor fabric pillows as often as I do.  My guess is you don’t either. No matter what, outside they get dirty & worn out looking fast. I have tried using regular fabric, but it fades as fast as you can say […]

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All that Glitters is Gold – spray paint it

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  Call me…. “Goooold Fin-ger”. Giving stuff the Midas touch around MSH lately. A bit of glam in my cottage, bling with my burlap & sparkle to my shabby. Since making my golden monogram pitcher, I have been on a spree of spraying. Well, maybe it really started back with my gilded pineapple welcome basket… […]

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Soulful Sundays – dance

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Let’s dance… ** Kelly **

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Week in Review ~ Dutch doors & reflections

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Good week for you I hope… I started two fun projects with clients this week that I thought I would share with you. For a couple doing all sorts of small but significant improvements, from replacing the doors to adding chunky moulding, I am in search of a Dutch door. (Wish I was searching for one […]

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Rebecca Ray Designs – made with heart, mind & soul

Rebecca Ray Designs www.mysoulfulhome.com

His name was York. He was mostly grey with dark stormy eyes.  Standing about 16 hands tall, he waited patiently for me every Saturday. Velvet hat in hand, I would arrive.  No matter what the week had brought those hours on Saturday were a joy. I wish I had a picture of him to show […]

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Kitchen Garden – kitchen utensils in the garden

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You have heard of kitchen gardens of course. How about kitchens in the garden…well, more like kitchen utensils in the garden? This is what happens when you get a group of creative gardeners together & tell them to think out of the box…or shall I say, out of the kitchen! Out of the kitchen, out […]

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Soulful Sundays – L I F E

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** Kelly **

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Week in Review – treasures scored, berries smashed & more

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Hate getting my feet dirty… But hardly gave it a thought as I flip flopped through a huge dusty field filled with possibility & dotted with treasure this past week. I followed the signs. A turn here, a curve there & down a dirt road.  Mecca! Tables filled, boxes brimming, trunks over flowing….an estate sale […]

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Spray paint Monogram

Monogramed Pitcher using spray paint www.mysoulfulhome.com

PSSSSSSHHHHH….!!!! I love the instant gratification of spray painting. Truth is I like to start & complete a project in one day or one hour or 15 minutes if possible! That stand back & admire moment can’t come too soon for me. I picked up this metal pitcher at an estate sale for $2.00.  I […]

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Summer Tablescape with Oly Fun Fabric

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Mid summer already?! We still have many sunny, warm, lazy, busy, sandy summer days before us. How are you going to spend those days? What’s left on your summer must do list? I want to eat outside more. Dining in the garden is an easy summertime treat. Even easier with the new fabric, oly * […]

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Soulful Sundays – enjoy the ride…

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** Kelly **

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Week in Review – Culinary Quest, a Cave & Cupcakes

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It was a slow paced week for us at MSH. The girls finished their play, Guys & Dolls, & I am back from the east coast. We laid a bit low recovering from our hectic schedules. On Tuesday, we headed over to the other side of LA in pursuit of all things sprinkle. We hit […]

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How to Use a Pastry Bag: 101

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Chip or cookie? For me a chip…Ok, CHIPS!! I am a savory girl. But Lara, Lara is a sweet girl in more ways than one. And she likes to make her own. So yesterday we went to a cool place in LA (tell you about it tomorrow) and bought baking confections, a pastry bag & […]

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How to Grow Tomato Plants

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Got 6 hours of sunlight? Got some dirt and a pot? Then you can grow tomatoes! It is almost that simple.  Follow my advice and you will have a bumper crop of sweet, juicy, red orbs all summer long. There are 3 basic types of tomato fruits: cherry/grape paste slicing There are two types of […]

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Soulful Sundays – Open Heart

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Be open to all the possibilities… ** Kelly **

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