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Painting Tips

In my family I have become the painter.  I have painting skills after years and years of practice and endless projects.  I also have a love/hate relationship with it.  If I can get in the painting zone I really enjoy it and it is relaxing.  But then sometimes the project gets long and I start… Read More »

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How to Preserve Decorative Pumpkins & Gourds

Every Autumn I like to purchase a bunch of decorative pumpkins and gourds to display around the house.   I place them in baskets, in glass jars and anywhere else I can think of.   Sometimes they last the whole season and sometimes they don’t.  This year I decided that I was going to try and learn… Read More »