4th of July Dessert Round Up, Project Inspire{d} Week #73 Party and Features

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 Welcome to this week's Project Inspire{d} ~ I am so happy to have you here.  For those in the United States I hope you all have a wonderful and safe 4th of July!  I love the 4th of July but then I think, oh, no....that marks the one-third point of being through summer....it is going by way too fast!  This week I'm going to get right to the features ~ first I want to thank you for always sharing your … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} Week #72 ~ Link Party and Features

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 Here we are ~ it's the first Monday of what is Officially Summer! Can I hear a what what???? I love summer but I feel like it's already going by way too quickly.  My 2 younger sons are finally done with school ~ oh yeah ~ high fives and now we can have some fun.   I had their evaluations on Friday (they're homeschooled so that meant binder filling....test correcting...everything I DIDN'T do during the … [Read more...]

Fun in the Sun $250.00 CASH Giveaway and Linky Party

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Can you believe that summer is almost here?  To celebrate all things summer yesterday I participated in a Fun in the Sun Blog Hop ~ you can catch up on all the inspiration below.  You can also enter to win $250.00 CASH and then you can add your own summer inspiration to our GIANT Linky Party.  Here's to a wonderful summer filled with joy and lots of great memories! Domestically Speaking, Debbie … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} Week #70 ~ Link Party and Features

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Happy Monday and welcome to this week's Project Inspire{d}! I know you've all been busy this past week ~ when are we ever NOT busy?  Over the past week I shared some of my projects ~  How to take a wall from Drab to Fab with a Diamond & Pearl look, How To Easily Refresh an Antique Dresser with just a few changes {no paint ~ for those of us who are paint challenged}, I posted my Front Porch Herb Garden … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} Week #69 ~ Link Party and Features

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Welcome to this week's Project Inspire{d}!  I'm so glad your here.  For those of you linking up I look forward to seeing what you share and to those of you stopping by to browse all the links I know you'll find a lot of great inspiration! Features My Pick is this amazing Herringbone Wall from Katie at View From the Fridge  Malia's Pick ~ Out of the Pan Triple Berry Pie from Beth at The First … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} #67 Link Party and Features

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Welcome to this week's Project Inspire{d}! Can you believe that a week from today is Memorial Day?  For me that's the official kickoff of Summer.  When I was growing up it was a wonderful time for me ~ my Father's Birthday, my Brother's Birthday and my Parents Wedding Anniversary were all within 5 days of each other and were right on Memorial Day {depending on the year} or right near it.  We almost always … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} #62 Link Party and Features

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 Happy Monday! Where has the week gone?  I'm so glad that you're here for this week's Project Inspire{d}.   Meet Your Hostesses ~ Mary Beth {me!} here at Cupcakes and Crinoline, Malia from Yesterday on Tuesday, Steph from The Silly Pearl  and Diane from An Extraordinary Day This Week's Features My Feature of the week is this lovely Ruffled Curtain made … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} Week #60 Linky Party and Features

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Happy Monday and Welcome to this week's Project Inspire{d}! I can hardly wait to see what you've been up to.  Over the last week I shared a cute lunchbox treat for the kids ~ a Somebunny Loves You Sandwich with Fruitshoot to drink. I shared a post about my new {free} addiction ~ Nokia MixRadio And I shared a post about decorating with antiques including this $15 mirror (Thrift Store Score). And Now for This … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} Week #59 Linky Party and Features

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 Welcome to this week's Project Inspire{d} ~ I'm so glad you're here!  Here's my usual weekly recap and it's a bit different than my normal recaps because I only did one post ~ 9 Lovely Ways to Display Hyacinths  I am not a planner/blogger who does posts in advance...I fly by the seat of my pants and  the reason I only had time for one post was because I had an awesome life experience that … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} Week #58 Linky Party and Features

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 Welcome to this Week's Party!!! It's always so good to have you here! Here's a little round up of what I was up to last week ~ I made these Moss Covered and Gesso Painted Shabby Chic Peat Pots for the It's a Spring Thing Blog Hop I made some hearty Chicken Rice Vegetable Soup that was easy, too {it has to be easy or I get overwhelmed} and I shared How to Make a Shamrock Pinwheel and.....this week I'm … [Read more...]