Monthly Archives: January 2012

Quick crafting preview

I will return later this week with a fully formed craft tutorial, but I am so excited I just had to share what I am working on right now. Over the last few weeks I have been working to improve … 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 January… Tonight is the kind of … Continue reading

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Simple Craft Failure: Or what not to do with recycled plastic bag flowers

I had a really great plan for today’s blog post. It was going to build on last weeks tutorial for recycled plastic bag flowers (which I still think are awesome and if you haven’t tried them yet then you should). … Continue reading

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Five Things: My favorite recipes…

  Here in the Silly Simple household we have been doing and thinking about a lot of cooking lately, so I thought I would share with you some of my favorite foods. 5) Vegetable Stock From Kitchen Scraps— I have … 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 second Wednesday in January… This weeks Keeping it simple … Continue reading

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Use plastic bags to make your own flowers

Yesterday’s crafty afternoon flower making session was fun. I love the coffee filter flowers that we made, but not as much as my morning coffee. I need those filters! Since I have way more spare plastic grocery bags than coffee … Continue reading

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Crafty afternoon results

I will be back tomorrow with a more detailed crafting post, but I wanted to show off the results from my crafty afternoon. I spent some time with a friend on Saturday making paper flowers inspired by these two pins … Continue reading

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Five simple living concepts to love in 2012

With the start of the New Year many people do retrospectives (uhm), and others set goals (guilty). I thought I would pair these things with some predictions, or at least wishes, for 2012. These are simple living concepts that I … 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 second Wednesday in January… “I don’t want to drive … Continue reading

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Easy homemade guacamole recipe

Since a few weeks ago I talked about making black beans and rice and the photo conveniently had a big dollop of guacamole on top, I thought I would share with you how we like to make guacamole. We always, … Continue reading

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