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Another DIY project this weekend! This one is something I’ve been wanting to do for a long time, and just couldn’t take looking at another Pinterest post about headboards without trying it myself. Having just downsized to a new, much smaller house, with a much smaller bedroom, I decided there must be something I can …

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Moving. To some it’s a chore, and to others, a new adventure. New neighbors, new sounds, sights, and smells. For me, these things are barely noticeable until that last box has been unpacked and everything has been put in its place. After my recent move, I couldn’t sit still until every last detail was taken …

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I was watching a project on the DIY show Renovation Realities this afternoon, amused at this couple who were trying to guess whether the wall they were breaking down in the middle of their kitchen was weight-bearing or not. They finally broke down and called in a professional for help when they noticed the ceiling starting …

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What do DIY projects have to do with health and fitness? For me, the feeling I get after completing a project in my home is just like the one I get after a good workout. I just feel so accomplished, especially when it’s a first-time-project like installing flooring, or an exceptionally challenging workout with Shaun …

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Is it too expensive to eat right? Would you propose that tap water and a zero-calorie diet soda are the nutritional equivalent of each other? They both contain zero calories, but one of them is pure and organic, while the other is processed, packaged, and branded. You’d probably agree that the processed option is not only …

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