Inexpensive Concrete Counter-top Redo

I have a counter-top that could definitely use this update!de81e5c70eda71985b5fbff71c5669f8


  • Ardex- Feather Finish
  • 14 inch drywall tray
  • 6 inch metal Drywall knife
  • 2 inch plastic putty knife
  • An electric sander
  • Latex gloves
  • Acrylic concrete sealer – LIke: Quikrete 873002 Concrete Cure And Seal Satin Finish
  • 150 and 220 grit sandpaper
  • A large sponge


Click HERE for the instructions and more info on the supplies needed


Maple Dijon Chicken


1 1/2 pounds, Boneless, Skinless Chicken Thighs
1/4 Cup Maple Syrup (Pure Maple Syrup if available)
1/2 Cup Dijon Mustard
1 Tablespoon Rice/ Rice Wine Vinegar
Fresh Rosemary
Salt and Pepper

Click HERE for the instructions

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Posted by on February 15, 2015 in Dinner - Eat it!, Kitchen


Color and Emotion Chart

When creating art or art projects, be aware that the colors you choose *might* trigger these emotions for the viewer.



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Posted by on February 15, 2015 in Art, Reference


Thing 1, Thing 2 Handprint Art


You’ll need:

  • red, white and blue paints
  • Sponge brushes for applying paints
  • yellow construction paper
  • black marker

Paint the right hand with white and blue as in pic – press onto yellow paper.

Paint the left hand red with a white circle in the palm – press just underneath.

When all dry, draw in the face and wording. Cut out and hang up – Cute!

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Posted by on February 15, 2015 in Art, Crafts, Education, Fun, Kids, Paper, Party Ideas, Scout Meeting


Mini Funnel Cakes

Cute and Yummy!

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You’ll need:

  • 2 cups bisquick or baking mix
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 eggs
  • vegetable oil, for frying
  • powdered sugar for on top!

Click HERE for the recipe


Herb Kit in a Jar Gift


This would make a nice hostess gift or party favors!

Click HERE for the instructions


Silverware Lamp


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Check out the article and tips HERE


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