10 delicious summer watermelon-recipes

10 Watermelon Recipes~ Perfect For Your Next Summer BBQ!

Tweet Watermelon is one of my favorite flavors of summer, it’s like that perfect summer food! It’s cool, loaded with flavor and it quenches your thirst at the same time! It’s also loaded with vitamins and antioxidants. Watermelon is also wonderful to take to a summer carry in. Here are 10 delicious watermelon recipes that […]

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Working Out With Confidence!

Tweet Thank you to Poise for sponsoring this post and keeping me confident! I have always struggled with my weight! Of course you know that if you’ve followed along at all here at Home and Garden Cafe. Working out regularly is a must for me! Since I had my son…. a few years ago (he’ll […]

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How to Care For Bonsai Plants: 5 Great Tips

Tweet I’m a huge bonsai fan! I love looking at their curves and lines, and trying to figure out how they got that way! They’re so artful and elegant! Bonsai plants need a certain amount of care in order to grow sufficiently. In order to get the most out of your bonsai plant, I have […]


25 Amazing Chia Seed Recipes

Tweet I don’t know about you, but I’m a big chia seeds fan! I’m always trying to find ways to add more chia seeds to my diet. That’s why I want to share these 25 amazing chia seed recipes with you! These recipes make it easy, and delicious to add chia seeds to your diet. […]

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How To Clean The Kitchen Naturally With Lemons

Tweet There are a million cleaners on the market today but the fumes alone are enough to make your head spin, not to mention the fact that I’m allergic to most of them and they send me into a sneezing fit, or give me a raging headache! When I’m at the store I like to […]

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Easy DIY Patriotic Red White and Blue Duct Tape Mason Jar

Tweet I was at our local home superstore the other day with my husband to pick up some last minute lumber for our back deck. While we were there I passed by a display of 3 packs of patriotic duct tape for .99 cents. Of course I had to pick up a 3 pack just […]


12 DIY Patriotic Home Decor Ideas

Tweet I love decorating the house in red white and blue during the summer months. Patriotic home decor is so bright and cheery, so I thought I’d put together this collection of DIY patriotic home decor ideas, just in time for summer and the 4th of July. Patriotic Door Wreath~ Perfect for welcoming your guests! […]

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DIY Red White and Blue Patriotic Pinwheel Wreath

Tweet I can’t believe the 4th of July is almost here already! It seems like the first half of the year has flown by! I always love to have a wreath to fit the season on my front door. This DIY patriotic pinwheel wreath is perfect for the summer months. It has all the whimsy […]

Best flowers to press and frame

Best Flowers To Press and Frame

Tweet Growing a garden is only half the fun, there is so much you can do with with your garden while and after it is in bloom. Pressing and framing flowers is one of the beautiful ways in which to preserve and enjoy the flowers that you have grown in your yard. Start growing flowers […]

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4 Great Yard Sale Tips and Hacks

Tweet Money is tight in today’s economy, and there’s tons of ways to bring in a little extra to pad your bank account with. Hosting a yard sale is a great way to get rid of clutter and unnecessary stuff while also growing your bank account! There are a few yard sale tips and hacks […]