Archive | July, 2014
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Summer Flip Flop Wreath

GREAT NEWS!!! It’s that time of the year when flip flops are on sale almost everywhere you shop!! With this in mind, we decided to show you how to turn those colorful flip flops into a cheerful wreath for your front door. WHAT YOU’LL NEED: about six pairs of flip flops a simple wreath for […]

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Racing with the Boys

Kimberley Hawker is not your average eighteen-year-old girl. She changes her own oil, is comfortable talking cars with men and in her spare time, she drag races. In fact, she built the very car that she takes to the race track. “It’s a 1973 Plymouth Duster. When I got it, the back window was shattered, […]

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Video: Racing with the Boys

Kim Hawker knows a lot about cars. Whether she’s behind the wheel or beneath the hood, the eighteen year old feels right at home. Kim rebuilt her own car and she also races it. Learn more about her and the male dominated sport she competes in tomorrow. For now, enjoy this sneak peek of Kim […]

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Take a Hike: Wind Caves

There is a wide variety of ways to get out and get active. What is important is that you find something that is right for you. Living in the shadows of the Rocky Mountains here in Cache Valley, one of the many activities we have easy access to is hiking. Hiking is great because it […]

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Bubble Gum Necklace

These easy gum ball necklaces make the perfect summer party favor! You can also use this idea to keep your girls busy on those lazy summer afternoons when they have nothing to do. The best part is that they are cute and also edible! We originally came across this project on a fun blog called Project Nursery. We […]

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Miss Utah Gets Real About Body Image

Third time is the charm. At least, it was for Karlie Major. After competing in the Miss Cache Valley Pageant twice and earning scholarship money both times, Karlie thought she was ready to call it quits. Then at last minute, she decided to give the competition one last go after much encouragement from her director. […]

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Video: Miss Utah Gets Real About Body Image

Miss Utah takes the Share Chair to talk about her platform, “Get Real: Using Media Smarts to Promote a Positive Body Image”. Let’s support and celebrate Karlie Major as she competes in Miss America this September. Read her full story on Sharing Shine tomorrow. For now, check out the sneak-peek video posted above.

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Cottage Potatoes

This post was written by our contributor, Jill Munns Adams.  These potatoes are the perfect side to whatever you’re grilling. INGREDIENTS: 4-6 good sized potatoes (or red potatoes from your garden) Olive oil 1 to 1 1/2 pkgs of Good Seasons Italian Dressing packets After you’ve washed your potatoes, dice them into 1/2″ wide cubes. […]

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Shine Sign DIY

Illuminated signs are all the rage right now. However, they can be expensive to buy. Save some green and make your very own light up sign. Choose a meaningful and inspirational word to brighten up a blank space in your home. For obvious reasons, we chose the word “shine”. WHAT YOU’LL NEED: large letters (find […]

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Vitamin Breakdown

This post was written by our contributor, Alyssa Craig. For more healthy lifestyle tips, visit her blog at  Vitamins are an important part of a well-rounded, healthy nutrition plan. But what do they do and how can we get them? Here is a small breakdown of vitamins, why they are necessary for a healthy […]

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