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Creamy Cauliflower Soup Recipe with Brussels Sprouts (and no dairy) @merrimentdesign

This healthy, creamy cauliflower soup recipe is super delicious and takes just 30 minutes to make. It’s full of veggies and dairy-free. And it all started because it was too cold and rainy in Chicago to go out to the grocery store.

Creamy Cauliflower Soup Recipe with Brussels Sprouts (and no dairy) @merrimentdesign

This pureed cauliflower soup recipe needs just a handful of ingredients so it’s just my style. It’s made with vegetable stock instead of dairy, then topped with caramelized Brussels sprouts and some roasted pepitas to add crunch. The yellow-orange color is from the vegetable stock that I used – your color may be different.
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Personalized Princess Birthday Party Banner printable PDF for 'All the Disney Princesses' @merrimentdesign

Elise wanted an “All The Princesses” birthday party. Yep, you heard that right: ALL THE PRINCESSES. Gulp.

Creating one birthday party that combines Elsa, Anna, Ariel, Rapunzel, Belle and Aurora is a pretty tall order for mommy. How could I bring all these Disney princesses together in a cohesive way? The answer: this personalized happy birthday banner printable PDF with symbols and colors to represent each princess.

Personalized Princess Birthday Party Banner printable PDF for 'All the Disney Princesses' @merrimentdesign

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Learn how to make a headboard slipcover with storage pocket @merrimentdesign

Make a cheerful headboard slipcover to quickly and easily change up a bedroom. Because the slipcover is removable, it’s a super cute and inexpensive way to decorate a kid’s room and keep changing it up as they grow.

Learn how to make a headboard slipcover with storage pocket @merrimentdesign

And seriously, how sweetly adorable is this pleated pocket storage pocket? The storage pocket is just the perfect size to hold flashlights, books and special bedtime friends nearby.
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