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Shorewest Shares: DIY Autumn Leaf Mason Jar Candle Holders

Supplies Leaves (fake or real) Sponge Brush Mason Jar Mod Podge Raffia String Votive candle/battery operated candle   Make sure the outside of the mason jar is clean and dry. The leaves won’t stick to the jar if it’s oily …
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Shorewest’s DIY: 11 Ways to Recycle Wine Bottles

Wine Bottles can easily be recycled and reused in your home. With these simple, DIY tips — your old bottles will have a new use and your house will have new décor! 1.Fill them with dried flowers. Turn a beautiful …
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Shorewest Shares: How To Get Organized for Back-To-School

School is creeping up on us, and it’s literally right around the corner! Are you ready for back to school? Getting organized is easy with a bit of prep and planning.   Organize Back-to-School Supplies Find the school supply list …
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Shorewest’s DIY Project: How to Grow Vegetables & Herbs in Containers

  Growing fresh vegetables and herbs is a great way to save money and control what pesticides go into your body. If you don’t have the space to grow your own garden, don’t worry — you can grow your own …
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Shorewest’s Back-To-School DIY Project: Pencil Vase

  Materials needed: Tall cylindrical vase (approximately 7 ½” tall) 40-50 yellow wooden pencils Ribbon Artificial/real flowers Hot glue gun 1. Attach pencils to vase using hot glue. 2. Tie vase with bow. 3. Insert flowers into vase. 4. Ta-da! …
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Shorewest’s DIY Project: Crate Bookshelf

    Materials Needed: • 10 wooden crates from JoAnn’s Fabrics • Miniwax Dark Walnut Wood Stain • Foam Brushes • Old t-shirts • Screws • Drill   1. Apply the wood stain to all 10 crates. Make sure the …
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Shorewest’s DIY Project: Bottle Craft

Materials Needed: Seven Bottles (You can choose any size and shape, or follow ours.) Yarn (You can choose from getting seven different colors or create a pattern.) Scissors Seven Flowers (You can choose  fake or real.) Scotch Tape Start wrapping …
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How Do I Keep My Lawn Healthy Throughout the Summer?

“This is the time of year people are enjoying their outdoor spaces the most, so it’s necessary these areas are in tip-top shape,” says Harold Enger, Certified Turfgrass Professional and Certified Ornamental Landscape Professional. “Keeping lawns healthy now will also …
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