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Pick the Perfect Gift for Your Grandma

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Pick the Perfect Gift for Your Grandma

Finding a great gift for grandparents can be hard—especially if they already have everything or say they don’t want anything. But, these are the people who slipped you extra candy, watched your sporting events or dance recitals, and probably put up with a tantrum or two. You want to get them something great, but what? If you’re looking for the best gifts for grandparents, check out our list below.  Hand-Sewn Blanket Are your grandparents always complaining that they’re cold? Help them stay warmer with a soft, comfortable throw blanket. We recommend a hand-sewn minky blanket from Sew Sweet. All products...

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How to Properly Store Blankets

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How to Properly Store Blankets

As winter turns to spring and the temperature warms up, it’s time to put your heavy blankets and quilts away and get out your lighter blankets. However, there is a right way to store blankets to keep them safe from mold, bugs, and odors. If you’ve been shoving your blankets into a plastic bag and tossing them on a shelf in the garage, it’s time to stop. Here’s the right way to store blankets and bedding. Wash and Dry Everything First Ideally, your bedding, quilts, minky blankets, or sheets should be completely clean and dry. You’ll want to make sure...

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A Baby Shower Gift for the Expecting Mother

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A Baby Shower Gift for the Expecting Mother

Finding a great baby shower gift for a new mommy can be tough. You want to get her something that is good for baby and that she’ll appreciate, but there’s so much to choose from it can feel overwhelming! Bottles, pacifiers, sound machines, swaddles, portable changing stations—the list goes on and on. If you’re struggling to find the perfect baby gift, take a look at our list of top baby shower gift ideas. You’re bound to find something that mom will appreciate.  Pacifier Clips Every mom needs a pacifier clip. These clips attach to baby’s clothes and stop the pacifier...

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Rustic Home Decor on a Budget

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Rustic Home Decor on a Budget

Rustic home decor has become one of the most popular home styles. Whether you’re looking to decorate your entire home in a rustic theme or add a few subtle touches here and there, it doesn’t have to be expensive or hard to add character to your home. Plus, with some cheap materials and a little bit of work, you can easily put together some inexpensive decor on your own! Take a look at these ten cheap rustic home decor ideas that you can do on a budget.  Wooden Crate Side Tables Old wooden crates or wooden palettes can easily be...

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Washing and Caring for Your Minky Blanket

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Washing and Caring for Your Minky Blanket

 How To Wash Minky Blankets Wash Alone: For best results wash minky alone. Cleaning Products: Use 1/4 cup of baking soda and 1/2 cup of white vinegar or detergents labeled "sensitive-skin" or "eco-friendly". What to Avoid: Fabric softener, detergents with fabric softener, detergents with dye and scents. Temperature Setting: Wash your blanket on the cold-delicate setting. Drying: Just hang your blanket to dry or tumble dry with no heat. Minky blankets are the ultimate way to feel snug and warm when the weather cools down, and Sew Sweet Minky Designs offers irresistible, hand-made minky blanket patterns the whole family will...

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