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18 Decorative Ways to Paint Your Bedroom Walls

I want my walls to look like water, almost Monet-like. Like this layering of blues and greens.

from Left Brain Buddha

10 Ways to Teach Mindfulness to Kids

Teach Mindfulness to Kids, very cool practices and meditations to incorporate into class.

from Country Living

30 Great Christmas Gift-Wrapping Ideas

This technique is an easy way to keep gift wrapping clean and classy this holiday season. To personalize your gift tag, add a small letter sticker to the ball ornament. Get the tutorial at SallyJShim.

from Etsy

Fall Wreath, Fall Berry Wreath, Fall Leaf Wreath, Fall burlap in Green

This fall wreath is the perfect harvest time decoration! A gorgeous wired green basket weaver burlap ribbon is the focal point. Realistic leaves,

from Rain on a Tin Roof

Painting 101: Why is my paint peeling?

What kind of paint do I use on that? | A guide to what types of paint you can use on various surfaces. Good information for anyone who is new to furniture painting or doesn't know what paints can be used on what surfaces.

from Pottery Barn

Recycled Glass Mercury Pumpkins

Want a simple yet impactful centerpiece that can take you from Halloween to Thanksgiving? Group faux pumpkins together made of glass and add flameless tea lights. It’s a beautiful base to layer other key pieces into as the season progresses.

from Modern Parents Messy Kids

Elsewhere: A New Art Technique to Try

Printmaking...string, blocks of wood, tape, cardboard pieces, Q-tips...could be great DIY wrapping paper.

from The Ugly Duckling House

How to Paint a Door on Hinges

Painting Tip: Here's how to paint a door without taking the hinges off. If you've ever taken a door off it its hinges, and put it back up, you'll know why this is a great tip. Click through to see how Sarah of Ugly Duckling House (@Sarah Fogle []) does it.

from Something Swanky

Pralines & Cream Fudge

Praline & Cream Fudge: Pralines and Cream fudge is one of my top 3 favorite flavors (I can’t pick a favorite, the 3 faves just keep up a continual rotation), and it is SO easy to replicate at home.... requires no candy thermometer or crazy technique. | Something Swanky