DIY Blog Squad

Mar
2
2015

How to Start a Spring Herb Garden

Hi there! Kimberly from A Night Owl here, sharing some tips on how to start your own Spring Herb Garden!

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Mar
2
2015

Prepping Your Spring Garden

This time of year I start dreaming of the beauty of spring. The anticipation of being outdoors back in the garden really helps get me through the last bit of grey, dreary weather.

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Jun
3
2014

Simple Spring Yard Clean Up

I made it through the Polar Vortex and I'm so happy that spring is here. I'm looking forward to longer days, warmer weather, spring flowers and enjoying time outdoors. I know it was a long winter when I'm also looking forward to yard work! My newly thawed optimism made me realize that the spring clean-up isn't that bad. It just requires breaking it into a series of tasks and having the right tools for the job.
 

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Aug
1
2013

Great Gift Idea: Canning Jams

It's summertime! One of my favorite things about this time of year is the abundance of fresh fruits in our local grocery stores and farmers' markets. Here in Georgia, the "peach state" sweet, plump peaches are readily available this time of year. It’s been a while since I've done any canning but the thought of enjoying sweet homemade preserves all throughout the year was so enticing, I decided it was time to make like the ant, ala The Ant and the Grasshopper, and stock up for winter. It would be so much fun to surprise family and friends with a jar of homemade peach preserves this Christmas!
 

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Aug
22
2012

Late Summer Window Boxes

Well it’‹'s been the weirdest summer, weather-wise, that I can remember in a long time. It started out absolutely GORGEOUS, with lower temps and humidity – it was fantastic. And then Mother Nature went into fits and mid-summer was full of intense drought and wicked hot temps. I know many of you had the same.

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Meet the DIY Blog Squad

We've teamed up with these True Value DIY Blog Squad members to share their home improvement know-how, creativity and experience through helpful DIY tutorials.

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    A House in the Hills

    Sarah is the blogger behind A House in the Hills, a lifestyle blog centered around her love of style, food, decor, travel and dogs.

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    A Night Owl

    A creative community featuring DIY/crafts, decor, recipes, family and more for women on the go; whether they are single, stay-at-home or working moms!

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    Between Naps on the Porch

    Passionate about all things DIY - from decorating to gardening.

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    Cleverly Inspired

    Be inspired to be clever. Cleverly Inspired shares daily doses of DIY, recipes and crafts all on a budget.

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    Design, Dining + Diapers

    Design, Dining and Diapers focuses primarily on design, DIY home decor, seasonal crafts, easy recipes and just being a mom.

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    In My Own Style

    Enthusiast for all things creative, colorful and DIY.

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    Monica Wants It

    Monica is a DIY blogger living in South Texas who loves to recreate high-end/upscale decor with the tiniest budget possible.

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  • Use Energy-Efficient Light Bulbs

    Use Energy-Efficient Light Bulbs

    Let's shed some light on the different styles of energy-efficient bulbs.

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  • Fire Prevention Tips

    Fire Prevention Tips

    Get some home fire prevention tips to give you and your family peace of mind.

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  • Ladder Safety Tips

    ladder safety Tips

    Before climbing a ladder, be sure you know how to properly use one.

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  • Halloween Safety Tips

    Halloween Safety Tips

    Here are some Halloween safety ideas to keep the entire family free of unwanted scares.

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