{nifty thrifty sunday #87}

December 9, 2012

Welcome to this week’s {nifty thrifty sunday}!

I’m so happy to have you here this weekend! Thanks for stopping by!

We’re spending the weekend in Berlin to celebrate my grandma’s 90th Birthday. I’m so happy to still have her in my life and to get to celebrate her 90th year in this world! :)

Here are some of my favorites from last week’s {nifty thrifty sunday}:

{1} Monsterscircus: DIY Concrete Christmas

{2} A Pumpkin & a Princess: Triple Chocolate Peppermint Brownies


{3} Sweet 2 Eat Baking: Dark and White Chocolate Mousse

{4} Garden Therapy: Seashell Beeswax Tealights


{5} Sweet Little Gals: DIY Snow Globe Centerpiece

{6} Eat Cake for Dinner: Banana Roll with Cheesecake Filling


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Thank you all so much for linking up!

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  1. I would love for you to become a subscriber to {nifty thrifty things}.
  2. Link up anything you’ve created.  ..crafty, DIY, recipe, before and after, decorating, anything creative.. Please no etsy shops and giveaways.
  3. Link to the specific post, not your main blog.
  4. Please grab the {nifty thrifty sunday} button and link back to me somewhere on your blog.
  5. Please check out the link before you and leave some comment love. :)
  6. Have fun!


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  1. Thanks so much for hosting, and happy birthday to your grandma! We just celebrated my grandfather’s 90th birthday in September, and it is so nice to have him in my life still. :-)
    Jessi @ Practically Functional recently posted..Fabric Gift Tags {And Winter Link Party!}My Profile

  2. Thanks a bunch for hosting … & Happy 90th Birthday Grandma! Have a beautiful week :)
    Nicole recently posted..Andes Mint CookiesMy Profile

  3. Thank you for hosting, Vanessa.…have a wonderful weekend!
    Moni ~ Zu Haus at Home recently posted..Green Chili Corn DipMy Profile

  4. Vanessa,
    Thank you for hosting, I love your picks this week. Have a fun weekend.
    Christmas Hugs,
    Wanda Ann @ memoriesbythemile.com

  5. Wow…90…how incredibly fun to get to celebrate together! Thanks for hosting. XO, Aimee
    Aimee — It’s Overflowing recently posted..Overflowing with Creativity 12/8My Profile

  6. Hi Vanessa! Thank you soooo much for featuring my concrete votives, you really made my day, I’ll be flying for the rest of the day YAY :-) congrats with your grandma and hope you’ll have a wonderful trip, Berlin is so beautiful. Have a wonderful weekend! Lots of hugs!!!
    Monsterscircus recently posted..DIY Julekalender – Antropologie julMy Profile

  7. Thanks for the party! Hope you have a nice weekend :o)
    Meredith Hazel recently posted..{Keep Calm & Link Up #18}My Profile

  8. Happy 90th to your Grandma, that’s fantastic! And thank you so much for taking the time each week to host a lovely link party!

    GlamorousMommy recently posted..{ Fresh Greenery Wreath }My Profile

  9. Hey, Vanessa! Hope you are having a great weekend :) Thank you so much for the party!
    Lyuba @willcookforsmiles recently posted..Homemade Cranberry JamMy Profile

  10. aww, way to go grandma! thanks for hosting, vanessa. every week, i love this link party.
    brittney recently posted..Paint Chip ArtMy Profile

  11. A 90th birthday. That’s amazing. How wonderful that you get to share it with her. Thanks so much for hosting!
    Tuula :)
    Tuula @ The Thrifty Rebel recently posted..Curtain Ring Wreath Ornaments & Winter/Holiday Link PartyMy Profile

  12. thank you so much for the partu :) if i’m around at 90 yrs old, i’ll still link up-haha
    Lisa @hoopla palooza recently posted..gingerbread man fudge sticksMy Profile

  13. Hi Vanessa! Thanks for hosting another brilliant link party. Also, Happy 90th Birthday to your grandma.….wishing her all the best for the future:)

  14. Thank you so much for hosting! Happy Birthday to your grandmother!! Have a wonderful week.
    Kathy Moody recently posted..A Bouquet of Talent #14 & Fabulous FeaturesMy Profile

  15. Thanks for hosting! Hope you’re having a great weekend!

    Kristy @ Shona Skye Creations
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  16. Thanks for the party, Vanessa. Hope you have a great week.
    Pam recently posted..Threading Your Way ~ FeaturesMy Profile

  17. Happy 90th Birthday to your Gran! Thanks for hosting every week :-)
    Linda@With A Blast recently posted..Small Twig X-Mas TreeMy Profile

  18. Hi, I´m Meta from Germany , thanks for the party. This is my first time ;-)
    Meta recently posted..WeihnachtslampenMy Profile

  19. Happy 90th b’day to your grandmother, what a blessings! Thank you for hosting!
    Sara recently posted..Crochet Scarf for a giftMy Profile

  20. Thanks for another party! Hope you’re having a great weekend celebrating your Grandma’s birthday!
    Jessica@AKitchenAddiction recently posted..Eggnog Ice CreamMy Profile

  21. Thanks for the party Vanessa!! xoxo
    Christine recently posted..Wooden Glitter Reindeer!!!My Profile

  22. Wow some amazing things you have showcased. I especially love the looks of those brownies and the snow globe centre pieces!
    Amanda recently posted..I Love Mondays : O Christmas Tree….My Profile

  23. Vanessa,
    Thanks so much for hosting such a lovely party every week.

  24. Hi Vanessa!! Thanks ever so much for letting me come share @ your Beautiful Blog!! I Love anything “Thrifty and Nifty”!!
    How Blessed are you to get to celebrate a 90th Birthday with your Grandma..I hope you’re enjoying every single second!!
    Hugs and Blessing,
    Theresa@ShoestringElegance recently posted..The Perfect Tree and a Good FriendMy Profile

  25. Thanks so much for hosting!
    Raquel @ Organized Island recently posted..My Dollar Store TableMy Profile

  26. Thank you for hosting! :D

  27. Thanks so much for hosting, Vanessa! Have a great week :)
    Chelsea @ Making Home Base recently posted..A Red & White Christmas VignetteMy Profile

  28. Thanks for the party!
    Diana Rambles recently posted..Apple Crisp Baked BrieMy Profile

  29. Hi Vanessa; great party today, thanks for hosting.
    Joy@avintagegreen, recently posted..Christmas Mantel 2012My Profile

  30. Thank you so much for a wonderful party Vanessa! And a very Happy Birthday to your sweet grandma too :)

    xoxo, Tanya
    Tanya recently posted..Cranberry Orange BreadMy Profile

  31. Thank you for hosting! How lucky your are to have a grandma who is 90:) Happy Birthday to her and I so hope you have an awesome day!!!
    Evelyn @ My Turn (for us) recently posted..Roasted Veggies and Sausage PastaMy Profile

  32. thanks so much for hosting!
    the cape on the corner recently posted..A winter door to adoreMy Profile

  33. Hi Vanessa! Thanks for hosting! There are so many great ideas linked up this week.

    I’m having a FACEBOOK social hop. I’d love for you to hop on over, grab a button and link up your facebook.

    Have a crazy beautiful week!
    denyse@crazy beautiful life recently posted..Holiday Candle DecorMy Profile


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