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Holiday Meal Planning with Avon Prime Meats

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Holiday Meal Planning with Avon Prime Meats

Local Connecticut friends, this one is for you! This past weekend I stopped into Avon Prime Meats a local butcher and specialty store with a deli selection and catering! They carry everything from prime & premium choice beef, to produce and dairy – with a section stocked full of freshly prepared foods – ready to serve.

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DIY Open Shelving Unit with Home Depot

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DIY Open Shelving Unit with Home Depot

I teamed up with The Home Depot to create a DIY Rustic Shelving Unit, a projected I wanted to share with all of you! Something you can easily create for your own home.

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Easy Maple Chex Mix Recipe

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Easy Maple Chex Mix Recipe

This is a super simple, SUPER yummy Maple Chex Mix recipe - a perfect party appetizer! I made it this past weekend for a Halloween party, it was too delicious not to share!  A few extra tips: 1. Use gluten free pretzels to make this gluten free! 2. You can make this for any holiday or any season by using seasonal candy or spices! Ingredients:  1 box Rice Chex 1 box Corn Chex 3 cups pretzels  2 cups peanuts  3 cups popcorn (popped) 1 stick butter  4 teaspoons maple extract   1 cup brown sugar  Instructions:  In a big high-side baking pan, mix together the Chex, and pretzels...

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A Halloween Masquerade Tablescape

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A Halloween Masquerade Tablescape

Halloween is by far my favorite holiday (aside from my own birthday). I love the idea that for one night you can become anything from your wildest dreams of adventure - it gives a certain power to creativity and imagination (two things I live for!). With so many ideas and dreams for this particular party I sort of combined a mixture of ideas and themes.

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Decorate For the Beginning of Fall

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Decorate For the Beginning of Fall

It's no secret I'm a HUGE fan of fall! If fall were to have a cheerleading team, I'd be captain. There something so fresh about the air, it gives off the warmest feeling, not in temperature but a feeling for the soul!

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