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Wagner, The Dog With No
Tail wonders how he'll ever be adopted if he doesn't find a tail
he can wag to show he's friendly. Follow Wagner's comical
adventures to see the end results. Find out more about Wagner
here. A great book with an important life-lesson for young
book! My son loves it! Defiantly recommend. - Jennifer S.)
Wagner - The Dog With No Tail is available on Amazon
in paperback or e-book versions.
Find of the Week:
For eight bucks you can add
some new artwork to your home decor. I choose these floral pieces
but you can also buy street scenes and architectural prints that
put you in mind of a bygone era. These large frames measure
approximately 16 by 14 inches and cost four bucks each at Dollarama.
They also have smaller prints in the same style for the same
See past Finds here.
In years past it seems that
everyone had coloured covers for their toilet seat lids that
matched the bath rugs, but that trend has since fallen out of
favour. Still, if you'd like to add a little extra colour to your
bathroom, try using some wall stickers. These came on a large
sheet for two bucks at Dollarama.
A word of warning: These wall
stickers will be more of a challenge to remove from plastic and
porcelain than if they were on a wall, where they can be easily
repositioned, so be sure you get the design you've chosen where
you want it the first time as they may stretch and tear.
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decorating ideas from the dollar store.
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exciting at the dollar store? Got a beef with a dollar
store item? Do you have an easy decorating idea for a
craft? I love to hear from my readers!
The first celebration of spring is always a happy occasion, usually marked by flowers, food and family, not to mention lots of chocolate. If youíre in charge of the family dinner this year, donít sweat the small stuff.
Here are three Easter table decorations that will add fun and color to your
table without a lot of bother or expense.
Easter for the complete article.
Re-purposing, using an item for other than its intended use, is not only a great money-saving idea; itís great fun, too. You can take a find like an old side table from a yard sale or thrift store and give it a coat of paint and a new life as a bedside table.
When we talk about re-purposing dollar store style, the process is even simpler. Letís look at three examples of re-purposing in dollar store style.
Re-Purpose Driven for the full story.
Itís time to lighten up, North America. The birds may still be a bit shivery in some locals, but theyíre back, singing their little hearts out and beginning to
think about re-feathering their nests.
Thereís something about spring that makes many of us want to refresh our own nests along with our feathered friends. So letís shake off the winter wearies and see what we can come up with. Most of these ideas could easily take you right through to the end of summer.
Your Home for Spring for the full article.
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