August, 2011

Sweet Giveaway with Honeybear Lane!

Oh my goodness – you are going to love this!! Have you met Heidi from Honeybear Lane? Heidi has one of my favorite blogs! She is so talented and sweet – and she has some seriously mad quilting skills! She has just added a whole new line of finished quilts, quilt…

Reverse Applique Paisley Leaves Book Tote

It’s Back to School Week!! Which means there are a million things to do. Shopping for clothes and shoes (because my son apparently wears holes in his shoes and doesn’t mention it), school supplies . . not to mention registration and all that entails. Can you believe Yearbooks in high…

Monday Morning Updates

Am I the only weird mom out there that gets bummed out at Back to School time? I love having the kids home for summer. Today’s the last day before School starts and I’m all mopey. :) So let’s do some happy stuff, k? I have a winner to announce…

Think Pink Sundays No. 25

Welcome to Think Pink Sundays!!! What have you been up to this week? Stuff for home? Back to School? Gasp . . . Holiday things?! We want to see it all! But first, let’s check out what the most clicked link from last week was! Alyssa from Sweet Sewn Stitches…

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features!

Happy Friday! It’s time for the Crush of the Week! I hope you’ve had a great week! I have some fun features from last week’s Think Pink Sunday to share with ya! Kristina J is so super talented! I love everything she links up! This week she had a great…

Retro Ads – Vs. 2

Today we’re taking a break from our regular programming. No crafting or giveawaying or linking today! I thought it would be fun to just hang out and have a laugh together. So I dug up some more funky Vintage Ads to show you – because it’s always fun to mock strange and inappropriate ads….

Giveaway with Freckles Crafts

I have such a fun giveaway for you and your kiddos today! I’d like to introduce you to Freckles Crafts!! Freckles Crafts is owned by my sweet friend Rebecca and she has stocked it FULL of fabulous crafts and activities for kids! Let me show you a few! She has…

Ooh Baby Designs Winner!

Hey All! I’m excited to announce the Winner of the Ooh Baby Designs Giveaway! The Winner of the Infinity Scarf is Number 25 (chosen by Random.org)! Jessica from Homemakin’ and Decoratin’! Congrats!! I have something super cool for those of you who didn’t win!! Stephanie from Ooh Baby Designs is…

Sweet & Skinny Ruffled Headband

I have discovered that I’m fairly picky about my headbands. Are you? 1.) They can’t be so tight that after an hour it feels like you have put your head in a giant pincher and will have indents on the sides of your head for the next 4-5 hours. I have…

Think Pink Sundays No. 24

Welcome to Think Pink Sundays!!! I can’t wait to see what you’ve all made this week! But first, let’s check out what the most clicked link from last week was! Kelly from Following His Light came up with a New Spin on Friendship Bracelets! They have bling! My kind of bracelet….

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features!!

Happy Friday!!! It’s that fun day of the week – time to show off all the features from last week’s Think Pink Sunday!! This little Romantic Makeover by Tattered & Ink is sooo cute! You have to go check out what it was before – and she has a great…

Ooh Baby Designs Review and Giveaway!

I have a DARLING Etsy shop to share with you today!! Let me introduce you to Ooh Baby Designs!! Ooh Baby Designs is full of the sweetest accessories, tops, and more!! Stephanie is the sweet artist behind the shop and I just love her tag-line – “Because everyone deserves to…

Getting Ready for School!

Today I’m Guest Posting over at a dear friend’s Blog, Freckles Crafts. I met Rebecca back in April and I just love her. She’s sweet, funny, and one of the kindest people you’ll meet. She also creates the most creative Kids Crafts in her shop!! She has all kinds of…

Awesomeness & A Winner!

I have some fun reader’s projects to share with you – but I know you’re eager to know who won the Follower Giveaway! So we’ll get right to it so that you’re not distracted and you can relax. ;) The winner of the August Follower Giveaway for a knockoff Anthro…

Anthro Weights and Measures Bracelet

I mentioned last week in the Anthro Astrid Coin Purse post that I have been enjoying Anthro’s new fall additions. They have some really sweet stuff. They also have some odd stuff – but that’s what I love about Anthro. You can find a gorgeous pearl and linen bracelet, and…

Think Pink Sundays No. 23

Welcome to Think Pink Sundays!!! I can’t wait to see what you’ve all made this week! But first, let’s check out what the most clicked link from last week was! Sweet Little Smoothie linked up this clever method of making a single serving Frappuccino!!! I’m going to have to give…

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features!!

Happy Friday all!! I hope you’ve had a great week! I know I promised a recap of my trip to the Queen Bee Market this week but I am a bit under the weather. What can I say? I’m a slacker. ;) I promise to have it for you next…

August Follower Giveaway

Woohoooo! It’s Follower Giveaway Time!! If you’re new here to Flamingo Toes – Every month we have a little giveaway for Flamingo Toes Followers ONLY!! :) It’s not anything fancy like a Nifty difty new machine that cuts out and sews your fabric while playing your favorite tunes or a $1000 Gift Card…

DIY Anthro Inspired Astrid Coin Purse

Anthro Asterid Coin Purse Knockoff

So I was scrolling through Anthropologie the other day and Ooh-ing and Ahh-ing over all the new fall things. (I can’t quite believe it’s time for the Fall lines to be out yet. Didn’t we just finish July???) And while ooh-ing and ahh-ing and bookmarking and plotting, I came across…