December, 2010

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2010 Top 10!

I have discovered in looking through posts from the last year that I use LOTS of exclamation points in my post titles. Like almost all of them.  Thanks for not pointing that out and mocking. :) In trying to decide how to do my 2010 review post, I waffled a…

Twenty Years Ago Today

Twenty years ago today this boy . . . made vows to this girl, and she to him . . . to spend the rest of their lives together. They have been blessed with two wonderful children since then. And through twenty years, three moves, jobless periods,  lots of pets, one miscarriage,…

Merry Christmas!!

I don’t know about you but it felt like this year we RACED towards Christmas. :) And it’s finally here!!! I had hoped to be able to share some of my decorations with you in this post, but it has rained nonstop for a week here. So between the last…

The Toasted Coconut Giveaway Winner!

Whew – we’re getting so close!!! How are you all doing? Still crafting? Wrapping? Baking? Yep. Me too. :) Well I have a quick, fun announcement – the winner of the Toasted Coconut Giveaway! Lucky Number 2!!! And that is . . . . Courtney, who said, “I’m now a…

Magazine Gift Subscription Printable!

Ok – I realize that I’m Super Last Minute Girl here – and not in a super hero way either. But I honestly didn’t think of this until today – as I was wrapping presents. And since I took the time to make this up – I thought I’d share…

Limitless Strands Necklace Giveaway!!

Tis the season for giving right??? :) And maybe – tis the season for giveaways too!! Have you been checking out all the great giveaways over at Mine for the Making? Kara has been doing a fabulous job with her 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways! Today it’s my turn!!! Head…

The Toasted Coconut Giveaway!

I have a Christmas Week treat for you – a super fun Sponsor Giveaway!! :) Now you might think from the title that I’m giving away a big box of Macaroons. But nope – I have something even better! (Though I would sure love a big box of Macaroons right…

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Little Sewing Kit

Well we’re down to the wire here – one week left!!! I am looking forward to getting things finished up soon and hanging out with the kids and baking this week. We also have lots of family arriving this week so I should possibly also clean my house. Or I…

SMS Winner!!

Time to announce the winner of the Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day Prize pack!! Out of 709 entries: (seriously???? I knew you liked knockoffs but WOW.) Mr. Random chose: And lucky number 143 is Kristy, who said, “I have ‘liked’ your facebook page for a while now.  Love to see…

Crush of the Week – Featuring You!!

Happy Friday!! One More Week!! Are you getting excited!! I am. :) I’m also excited to share with you the Crush of the Week today – a special “Christmas Feature” edition!  I love it so much when I get an email from one of you letting me know you’ve made…

Highland Hot Air Ornament

Tis the season for parties. Neighborhood parties, office parties, white elephant parties, cookie parties, ugly Christmas Sweater parties, and one of my personal favorites, ornament parties. I love exchanging cute little ornaments to add to the cute little ornaments already on the tree. And it’s so fun to come home…

Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day!

Welcome to Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day!! If you haven’t visited Flamingo Toes before, I’d like to welcome you! Thanks for stopping by! I’ll get right to the giveaway items  . . . You can enter to win a Flamingo Toes Accessory Prize Package!! (Does that sound nifty or what?)…

December Follower Giveaway Winner

I hope you are all having a fantastic Sunday!! I’m so excited to announce the winner of the December Follower Giveaway! The Prize this month is the new “Cindy” Tote – I offered an extra entry to the first person that caught the movie reference, (which was “One Fine Day”) and only…

Shopping Saturday 6

Well I will confess to you that I am a little sad that we’ve come to our last Shopping Saturday of the year! I have had such a great time bringing you fun Etsy items, I hope you have found some shops or items that you’ve enjoyed as well. We’re…

Crush of the Week 27!

Happy Friday!! Before I get to the Crush of the Week I need to announce the winner of the Facebook Giveaway for this super cute Anthro Paisley Rebirth Knockoff. We had a Facebook Fan only giveaway because we reached 400 “likers”! Isn’t that pretty amazing?? I think it is. The…

Gettin’ My Swag On. . . Yeahhhhhhhh.

Ok, so here’s the story. Back in October I did some Halloween printables that were inspired by that great musical work  by Soulja Boy, “Turn My Swag On”. We have a love-hate relationship with that song in this house – and it’s one of those melodies that gets stuck in your head…

It’s Time for the December Follower Giveaway!

Woohooo! It’s Giveaway Time. Again!! This is a very special Giveaway to me. :) If you are new to Flamingo Toes, you might not know that every month we have a special Follower Giveaway. This giveaway is only open to Flamingo Toes followers and it’s my way of saying “Thank…

Mandipidy Birthday Bash!

Mandy from Mandipidy is celebrating her birthday with a BIG Birthday Giveaway Bash Day! She has 17 Giveaways going on today!! And if you click HERE – you can enter to win a $25 Flamingo Toes Etsy shop credit! Woohoo! While you’re there entering, wish her a Happy Birthday! Comments…

Our Favorite Ornaments Party!

Woohooo! It’s time for a party! I’m so excited for this - I can’t wait to see all your favorite ornaments! But first, let me show off some of my favorites – and why I love them! I’ll start off by saying our tree(s) are kind of a mish-mash of ornaments….

Bloggy News and Giveaways!

I hope you are all having a great Monday! I have a little post updating you on some fun events coming up! Don’t forget that tomorrow (December 7) begins our Ornament Link Party! To participate, snap some shots of your favorite ornaments and write up a post telling us all about…