February, 2011

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Getting My Irish On. . . .

I love all the printables that have been floating around – they are such a fun way to add a quick and easy decoration! Unfortunately with my warped sense of humor I have to base mine on a rap song. Yes. In case you haven’t picked up a printable here…

Showing off Some Sponsor Love

Hey all!! Have you had a chance to check out any of my sweet sponsors over on the sidebar? There are some pretty snazzy shops and blogs over there!! I’d like to show them off a little in case you haven’t discovered them yet!! The Little Baby Birdie shop is…

Crush of the Week . . . and some Questions

Happy Friday!! Can you believe we are almost at the end of February? My goodness. Before we know it we’ll be making beach cover ups and burying our toes in the sand. I’m ok with that though. :) As always – there is a TON of inspiration out there in…

Creative Estates Blog Conference

Have you heard of Creative Estates?? It is a blog conference being held in Chandler, Arizona. . . . and I’m going!!!! This is a first for me (attending a blog conference) - and I’m excited and nervous all wrapped up together. I’m a dork. I’m excited to meet some bloggy idols…

The Little Birdie Baby Shop Giveaway!

I am so excited to share a little Sponsor Love with you all today in the form of a Fantastic Giveaway! Are you expecting a little one soon? (It seems as if at least half the bloggers I know are!) If you aren’t, I am sure you know someone who…

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Anthro Cameo Collage Necklace Knockoff

There is a super cool announcement at the end of the post but don’t scroll down and miss the post. Read through and then get all excited. Or you can scroll down and get all excited and then scroll back up and read this tutorial. Either way works for me. ;) It’s…

Crush of the Week!

Happy Friday! It’s time for the Crush of the Week! As always there is sooo much inspiration out there. I am constantly amazed with the style and creativity out in blogland! This first feature is a perfect example of that. I found this great tutorial for Embossed Venetian Plaster over at Craftberry…

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Chicken Pot Not-Pie

Do you love Chicken Pot Pie? I sure do. But sometimes I don’t feel like doing the whole – make the filling, make the crust, wait for it to bake - thing. So I came up with this super cheater recipe – it gives me the taste of Chicken Pot Pie…

February Follower Winner

Hey all! I hope you had a great Valentine’s Day yesterday! I’m so excited to announce the winner of the February Follower Giveaway! The winner of the $40 credit to the Flamingo Toes Etsy Shop is. . . . . #35 – Allison from A Glimpse Inside! Yay Allison! If…

Mwaaaaah!

  I just love you all to pieces. ;) Have a fantastic Valentines Day!

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Anthro Headwrap Knockoff

Despite the fact that I had lived in the Phoenix area all my life growing up, I decided that it would be a good idea to go to college in Flagstaff Arizona. It was there that I discovered that I have a fairly low tolerance for snow, ice and wind….

Crush of the Week

Happy Friday!! Before we get to the Crush (Crushes?) of the Week let me say “Thanks” for your support of my Guilty Pleasures post. You guys are the best and make me feel not so nervous about sharing my thoughts with you! So let’s see what awesomeness was out there this…

My Guilty Pleasures

So one of the goals I set for myself this year was to share a little more “me” with you guys. To be honest I’m a fairly shy person. So putting myself out there isn’t so easy. And if you consider that I pretty much almost delete every “crafty” post…

February Follower Giveaway!

Hello! It’s time for the February Flamingo Toes Follower Giveaway! If you are new to following along here – every month we have a Follower Giveaway. I so appreciate all of you who follow along here at Flamingo Toes! It is always amazing and inspiring to me when you leave…

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You Set Me Free – Hoop Art

Do you ever have projects that just pop into your head – all ready to go? I don’t have it happen too often – half the time I start out with something in mind and then by the time it’s finished – it’s something different. :) Or I have an…

Crush of the Week

Happy Friday!! I hope you have all had a great week and are staying warm!!! I won’t mention that it’s Sunny and 66 here today. ;) Well I have some treats for you to look at as you’re snuggled under a quilt with your coffee. :) It’s time for the…

Blog Spa Winners!

It’s time to announce the winners for the Blog Spa Giveaways! Woohoo! We had a great response to all the giveaways and I think our Blog Spa Sponsors were just fabulous. So I won’t keep you waiting anymore!! The winner of the Barefoot Bath and Body Shop Giveaway will receive…

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Get Your Cupid On . . .

Ok. I lied to you. I’m sorry. When I made the Get Your Swag On  Printable for Christmas I said, “That’s it. No More.” I think I even promised. Cringe. I didn’t want to go down the whole - “Get Your Love On”  for Valentine’s Day - road. We might be delving into…

Love Letters Week!

Te amo Mi aime jou Ik hou van je Iniibig kita Je t’aime Ich liebe dich S’ayapo Aloha wau ia ‘oe Ti amo Eu te amo Chan rug khun How do you say “I love you”??  It’s February 1st! Time to get serious planning how to tell your special someone…