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A simple budget fireplace revamp

  When we bought our house it was the space that did it for us.  Lord knows the decor in this house didn’t do it.  The house we bought was a complete fixer upper and there wasn’t a room that…

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Good Eats

Healthy Salmon Patties

We’re big salmon eaters and I’m always looking for different ways to cook it as we get tired of baked salmon pretty quickly. After our en croute stage, I was tasked with finding a new recipe. I found a skinny…

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Green is Good

Green is the new black- adding a …

The number of times I’ve heard people say they love plants but kill them, I could fill a football stadium.  While there are some house plants that are temperamental there arecalso plants that even the blackest of thumbs can keep alive. We all…

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expat life

20 British Slang I’m not afraid to …

I’ve been living in the UK for over a decade now- wowzer how did that happen??  As I was thinking about the time I’ve lived abroad and how long I’ve lived away from ‘home’ almost 20 years!!  In that time I…

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