Hey ladies, I cannot believe August is over in 2 days! I just wanted to remind you that my August 50% off sale at my Etsy shop ends on Monday. For all of my new followers, I sell Gingerbread Family Ornaments at Etsy. I gave five of these families away during my "Christmas in July” giveaways. ... Read More about 2 Days left! 50% off Etsy!
I wanted to share a quick project with you.Since it was super cheap and easy, I am linking it toClick on the picture to check out other inexpensive projects.And since I did it myself, I am linking it to DIY Day at A Soft Place to Land.Let me back up…Several weeks ago, I shared with you a BIG project ... Read More about Burlap Covered Books
I fell in love with this house in the Summer 2009 publication of Better Homes and Garden “Decorating” magazine. I noticed how the white trim really stood out against the paint color of the walls. I have always loved the contrast of black and white. Look at this beautiful monogram… There are so ... Read More about The Inspiration for Painting my Kitchen…
U If you have been following my blog, you know that I recently made a lot of changes in my house in preparation for a family reunion. One of the changes I made was putting up cafe-style shelves in my kitchen. I got the inspiration from my favorite magazine, Ballard ... Read More about Cafe Shelves
I can’t believe that this is my last giveaway! I want to thank everyone who participated! It has been a joy to make these little gingerbread families for each of the winners. My boys have done a great job helping me announce the winners each week, but for the final giveaway, I wanted to do it ... Read More about The Final Giveaway Winner and A Big Announcement!
Hello! Today is the last chance to enter my “Christmas in July”giveaway. I cannot believe we are already at the end of July! My, oh my! I am giving away one last Personalized Gingerbread Family ornament. If you win, I will put your family’s name (however big or small) on an ornament ... Read More about Outdoor Wednesday & Last Chance to Enter my “Christmas in July” giveaway!
Well, I got it finished girls! I announced on my blog last Monday that I would be re-doing my hutch and posting it this week. So I knew I had 7 days to get it finished. It wasn’t easy, but I did it! Now one of the projects that I had on my “to do” list can be checked off! I’ve ... Read More about Not-A-Corner Hutch Anymore
These are my last two giveaways… I had 9 new followers this week that were added to both of these bags. I had A LOT of comments on Wednesday’s post that were added to this week’s drawing. I want to assure those of you that put my button on your blog that your name was added again to each of my ... Read More about Time to Announce the 4th “Christmas in July” winner!
I have been dying to share this cute little project with you. I got the inspiration from Ballard Designs magazine when I saw these cute little magnetic boards hanging above a desk. I thought they definitely looked like a project I could create without the expensive $39.00 a piece price ... Read More about Look what I made! I love it!
I’ve been finding a lot of fun little treasures at GW lately. Last week I shared the buffet that I got at Goodwill for $55.00. I painted it and glazed it, and it turned out fabulous. I got the most comments EVER on that post! Thanks for all of your positive encouragement! If you missed it, you ... Read More about Met Monday and Thrifty Treasures
Thanks to everyone who participated! I had 8 new followers that I added to each of the three remaining giveaways. And there were a total of 11 comments left on Wednesday that were added to this week’s giveaway. I have one special helper today, my third son, Adam. He is my little “lover ... Read More about The 3rd “Christmas in July” winner is….