Month: July 2011

The Simple Things

The Simple Things

This face makes me smile. This face is my favorite nephew in the world, who happens to also be my one & only. He went to the lake. He floated in the water. He loved endured it. He watched his daddy fish & played with his 

Blogland’s Fabulous Friday Finds: Week #8

Blogland’s Fabulous Friday Finds: Week #8

Welcome the 8th edition of  My fabulous in-laws are on their way into town, so I’m off to clean, bake, & run a few errands before they arrive! Looking forward to a fun weekend :) But before I go…here are some projects, recipes, and designs 

Photography Challenge: Week #1

Photography Challenge: Week #1

Welcome to WEEK 1 of the Check out all the details & our weekly list here. . . . . . Week 1: Self Portrait I think this is a great way to begin the challenge, as we’ll get to meet the folks we are 

Parked at Lolly Jane

Parked at Lolly Jane

Welcome to all of the fabulous Lolly Jane readers…So glad you are here. I hope you look around & stay awhile. . . . .Those of you looking for the House{to}Home Series, we are delayed one week due to a few unfinished projects…So sorry, but don’t 

Nutella Peanut Butter Pie

Nutella Peanut Butter Pie

I’ve seen this recipe a couple times on Pinterest, & I couldn’t take it anymore. I just had to give it a try. I mean, it’s a combination of two of my favorite things. And while I mentioned Nutella last week, this recipe takes the 

How to Create Your Own Pallet Art | In This House…

How to Create Your Own Pallet Art | In This House…

Inspiration via Pinterest & Love of Family and Home Seriously, where would the world be without it???    and up close…     led to this…new creation       Tonya over at Love of Family & Home said, “I hope I’ve inspired you to make 

The Story of How the Pizza Ended Up in the Garbage

The Story of How the Pizza Ended Up in the Garbage

        How the Pizza Ended Up in the Garbage Starring: . . . . . . .          One warm Sunday evening a sweet couple was working around the house. Wife was upstairs staining the top of their new 

Simple as That

Simple as That

Oh, how I’m loving the new addition to my craft space! A simple little paper cutting machine that will bring happiness to me and many. And if that wasn’t enough to bring a smile to my face…. check out where my chevron dresser was featured 

As Promised: Two End Tables

As Promised: Two End Tables

This post is a few days overdue, but as promised I wanted to reveal  our “hot off the press” end tables! Remember the before… Well the round one went a little like this: And the square one a little like this… Did you spy that fabulous 

Blogland’s Fabulous Friday Finds: Week #7

Blogland’s Fabulous Friday Finds: Week #7

Welcome to another edition of I’m so glad you are here :) Let’s get down to business…there is a lot of creative minds at work out there. First up, TheMomBot. She is doing a fabulous photography journal for an entire year! And she shared some great 

Photography Challenge

Photography Challenge

For Christmas III & I purchased a Nikon D3100.  It was our gift to each other (i.e. I’ll enjoy the camera& he’ll enjoy what it produces). I’ve learned some things here & there, but I know there is SO much more I need to know. 

House {to} Home_Office

House {to} Home_Office

Is it an office? Is it a craft room? What about a library? or a weight room? Is it a black hole where things seem to disappear forever?    No….it’s our third bedroom…office…craft room…you get the point!   Welcome to Part 5 of our   

Want some Hazelnut Goodness With That?

Want some Hazelnut Goodness With That?

They advertise it as a healthy part of any breakfast.  I’m not completely convinced, but I’m not letting that stop me! So, lately I’ve been lathering up any complimentary food item I can find & digging in. Here are my latest craves… Hazelnut Spread & 

Oh the Places We’ll Go

Oh the Places We’ll Go

As many of you may know the first anniversary gift is supposed to be paper…   I thought through several ideas, from magazines to certificates…even thought about making a monopoly board featuring all the places we’d been as properties (a friend did this & it