Monthly Archives: November 2011

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 last Wednesday in November… Why make a dinner side … Continue reading

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Easy Ornament Crafts: Polymer Clay Christmas Ornaments

Sometimes I just need a little bit of creativity in my life. Not a huge project, just something small and quick to use up some creative energy. This is a quick project I created to bring a little creativity to … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving from Silly Simple Living: 5 Things I am Thankful For

I sincerely hope that you have a fabulous Thanksgiving, and that you have many reasons to be thankful today. Here are the 5 things I am thankful for today: 1) All those times throughout the year when I have the … 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 third Wednesday in November… With all the food making … Continue reading

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Create Your Own Recycled Natural Centerpiece

In honor of the last minute preparation for Thanksgiving here is an idea for a quick and simple centerpiece. I took an empty wine bottle (yum) and removed all of the labels and cleaned it out well. Empty wine bottles … Continue reading

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Links we Love…works in progress edition

I have been busy busy over the last few weeks crafting away despite the fact that I haven’t shared any tutorials in a while. How does this happen? Well sometimes project just fail, or they need a bit of tweaking … Continue reading

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Smart Ways to Save Money on Food: 5 More ways to Save on Groceries

A big part of frugal living is to save money on food costs, and on that note a few weeks ago we discussed 5 basic ways to reduce your food costs. Those were all fabulous tips, but what if you … 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 third Wednesday in November… Treat people as if they … Continue reading

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Recycled Crafts: Check out our Etsy shop

We have been talking lately about recycled crafts here on Silly Simple Living with our recycled newspaper gift bags, recycled paper pins, and recycled glass container vases. We also have a whole bunch of really cool things in the Silly … Continue reading

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Staycationing: 5 Simple Ideas for a Relaxing Vacation

I think I may have mentioned a time or two (or a dozen) that we spent the last week staycationing. I think our decision to stay home for vacation raised a few eyebrows but for us it was the right … Continue reading

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