Best of September 2013

quinoa.jpgHappy almost September! While I have a few quiet moments this beautiful Sunday afternoon, I wanted to share the most helpful, insightful, favored-by-the-community posts from September (I'm bucking my trend of sharing late by sharing early!). Happy reading catch-up! Also, are you a Pinterest fan? You can come connect with me here. Meanwhile, here are a few of my favorite recent pins: 46 ideas for DIY jewelry you'll actually want to wear, the best interior paint color ever, 40 ways to tie a scarf, homemade green cleaning recipes, 200+ stain fixes, 50 quinoa recipes, and how to make Indian restaurant favorites at home.

At Home

  • Tortoises as loving yet low maintenance pets
  • DIY: easy and cute duct tape belts
  • Read a Book Day inspiration



  • A great fitness device that celebrates the small moments


    Minimalist Birthday Parties

  • 3 easy rainbow-tastic party activities
  • 5 tchotchke-free party favors
  • 7 ways to simplify birthday parties


    Outdoor Adventures

  • About that equinox
  • 10 great Massachusetts state parks
  • 7 ways to spend a day in Breckenridge



  • Let's meet up this fall!


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