January, 2013

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features

Hey all!! I have some fabulous features for you again this week! Ready to see? Allison from A Glimpse Inside made such an adorable Valentine’s Day Wreath!! I love how she only put the tulle on part of it – such a cute design!

Coming Next Week!

Coming next week! From February 4th- February 11th… the first ever For one week only, ten pattern designers will be joining together to combine 18 of their best PDF sewing patterns (valued together at over $139.00) and selling them to you for the incredible price of $24.95! That’s over 80%…

Super Moist Green Chile and Cheese Cornbread

Up until recently I’ve kind of had a love-hate relationship with Cornbread. I love the flavor. All that yummy corn goodness – especially dripping with butter and served with a hot soup or chili. But sometimes it can be kind of dry and make you wish you had a big…

Valentines Day Wreath

Sweetheart Valentine’s Day Wreath

I have such a fun little Valentine’s Wreath for you today! I don’t always feel like using the traditional colors for holidays – but I guess I was in a romantic mood because this wreath is all pink and white and lace sweetness – and decorated with a little embroidered “SweetHeart”…

Pinterest Feature Friday

Hi everyone, I am excited to be here. I LOVE pinterest!! Don’t you?  Let me take a quick moment and introduce myself. My name is Connie and I blog at Measured by the Heart. Measured by the Heart is a DIY blog. I have tutorials for your home, recipes, hair…

Adventures at the Craft & Hobby Association Tradeshow

Last weekend I was so fortunate to be able to go to CHA for my first time – the Craft and Hobby Association Trade show! Basically – this is the show that all the companies that you know and love – jewelry, yarn, patterns, scrapbooking, and crafting suppliers – come…

Repurposed Dresser to Entertainment Center

I am so excited about this project! I have been dying to do a furniture refinish for a while – well I dove in with both feet! We have been in need of a new Entertainment System for a while – everything was out in the open and games and components and…

Giving Back as a Family

One of my goals this year is to share a little more about us as a family with you - I feel like it makes things a little more personal – so you can get to know the “me” behind the blog. Things we do, activities, background, you know - life! One of the things that is…

Think Pink Sunday No. 96

Welcome to Think Pink Sunday! It’s that fun day of the week – when we can get together and show off what we’ve made this week! Our most clicked link this week was this darling Hand Stitched Birdie from Nancy at Do Small Things With Love! I think it is…

Pinterest Feature Friday

Welcome to Pinterest Feature Friday! If you’re new to PFF – here’s the scoop! Michele from The Scrap Shoppe, Malia from Yesterday on Tuesday and I host a fun linky – it’s the Pinterest Master List for Crafters! You can link up your Pinterest boards – and every week we…

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features

Happy Friday! I’m loving the awesome features from last week’s Think Pink Sunday party! It’s so fun seeing the Valentine’s projects starting to roll in! Ok we have some serious adorableness to start off the post – it’s this Ombre Heart Calendar from Debbie at Me & My DIY! LOVE!!

Choose Your Knockoff Giveaway

This Giveaway is now closed! The winner has been chosen and contacted. Thanks so much for entering!! Oh my goodness it’s been awhile since we had a giveaway! I think we’re overdue don’t you? Sooooo in my pondering what to do for our giveaway – I had a fun idea!…

Tropical Sugar Scrubs

I have a couple of fun recipes for you that I love to use all year, but especially during these dry winter months – they are Tropical Sugar Scrubs! I don’t know about you but this time of year my skin gets DRY. Like – elephant dry. Sahara desert dry….

Think Pink Sunday No. 95

Welcome to Think Pink Sunday! It’s that fun day of the week – when we can get together and show off what we’ve made this week! Our most clicked link this week was a super helpful list of 6 Fun and Unconventional Storage Ideas from Jessica at Mom 4 Reatl!…

Pinterest Feature Friday

Hi All! Bev here with this week’s Christmas themed Pinterest Feature Friday! If you’re new to PFF – we have a Master Pinterest link up! There are tons of links to fabulous Pinterest boards – and every week we choose one to feature! This week we’re featuring Darby from Life…

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features!

Happy Friday!! I’m super excited – this weekend I am off to the Craft and Hobby Association! This is my first time going and I can’t wait to check out all the new products and to meet up with friends. Plus, I get to work on Monday in the Plaid…

Updating my Closet with Fashion Staples

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of No nonsense for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you do the great "Wardrobe Purge" after the New Year? You know  – the whole going through the closet and donating or refashioning anything you haven't worn in a…

This Year’s “Stuff I’d Like To Do” Post

So as I explained last year – I don’t really do the resolution thing. I think they’re awesome. But they stress me out. So instead I make goals. Things I’d like to accomplish in the year. (These are bloggy/sewing/career related. Cause yeah, I still need to work on cleaning my…