Dru

About Dru

There are so many things I could say but I will just start with the basics. Mother to 4. Grandmother to 11 (Yes, 11. All under the age of 9.) I am a former Army wife and we spent 15 years traveling around the world. It was such a thrill to have seen so many places and meeting lifetime friends. I spent many years working in the craft industry and love getting together with friends and creating. I have a lifelong love of thrift shops, antiques, and yard sales.

Basic Care For Your Dog

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This post contains useful information for the care of your dog. It is a sponsored post, but all thoughts are my own.

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As many of you know having a dog in your home is one of the most rewarding and therapeutic things you can do for you and your family. The comfort, love, and entertainment they provide are beyond valuable and worth the extra time and energy they require. If you have a dog or are thinking about adding one to your family here are some basic dog care guidelines you need to consider.

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Best Bread Recipe + $500 Amazon Giveaway

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Is there anything better than the smell of homemade bread? Well, maybe other than a lotion slathered baby or fresh rain, but it’s up there in the “smell good” department. Today I’m sharing the best bread recipe in my opinion and this one is almost foolproof.

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Rag Rug Pillow DIY

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DIY Rag Rug Pillow

Another month, another Upcycle Challenge! Yay! I love to participate in challenges because it pushes me to get some projects done that I’ve been holding onto for so long. Today I’m going to show you how I made a simple rag rug pillow for my outdoor furniture. After making one I’m going to make a bunch more.

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Weeds: Hope Versus Despair

Easter is coming soon and we are thrilled to be a part of the Easter initiative the LDS Church is producing. We encourage you to ponder upon the Savior and all he has done for us. He is our Prince of Peace and if we follow him and have hope we will receive the promise of Eternal Life. Here are some of my thoughts during this special time of year. 

Do you ever overly ponder and analyze the experiences you have in your life to try and figure out why something has happened? I sure do! I pick apart the nitty-gritty details. I’m also the type of person who uses analogies to better understand hard things. The story I’m about to share has helped me understand hope versus despair.

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