Monthly Archives: July 2011

Check us out on the web

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Links we love…

Here is just a handful of the links from around the web that I loved this week.  I hope you have as much fun looking through these as I did. …momentary pause… Ok, Ok, I just have to say that … Continue reading

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Simple Frugal Craft: DIY Jewelry Box

This started out as a simple “let’s experiment with wood” project, and ended up turning out better than I ever imagined it would.  Here is how I made this frugal jewelry box, and how you can to: Things you need: … Continue reading

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Frugal Gardening 101: The Week of Green Beans

So… funny story… At the beginning of the growing season we planted green bean seeds, and then went to great lengths to create a simple trellis for them to climb on once they sprouted.  Well a few weeks later, we … Continue reading

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Simple Homemade Cereal

In my quest for a low sugar, frugal, low maintenance breakfast food I have been making my own cereal for a few months now.  My primary problem with store bought cereal is sugar content, even the boring or healthy cereals … Continue reading

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Links We Love…

Here is just a sampling of the awesome creative ideas from around the web that I saw this week.  I hope you have half as much fun with them as I plan to No Bake Cookies from Thrifty and Chic:  … Continue reading

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Simple Living and Grandma’s Lace

The ideals of simple living are somewhat amorphous, they change based on the time of day, the person you talk to, and the circumstances of the situation.  One of the core tenets of simple living is to live within the … Continue reading

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Connecting on the Web

Hello there Simple World! I just wanted to drop in and mention that Silly Simple Living is now on pinterest.  Check us out over here. Also- don’t forget those handy buttons on the right of the screen– we are available … Continue reading

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Keeping it Simple…

Editor’s note:  This is a recurring Wednesday segment on SillySimple where we can ground ourselves in the simple solution to everyday life. In the name of keeping it simple for the 3rd Wednesday in July… It’s okay to have stir-fry … Continue reading

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Frugal Gardening 101: 5 Things to do with Extra Food

Along with gardening, one of the things that has really captured my interest lately has been preserving food for later. In summer, there are so many great vegetable and fruits available fresh and locally for cheap there has to be … Continue reading

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