{giveaway: mes 2 petites etoiles}


Winner update: Entry #256 Elisabeth G. ————————————————————— I just love giveaways! I love entering and keeping my fingers crossed, but I also love hosting them and giving one of my fabulous readers the chance to win something cool! Let me introduce to you Mes 2 Petites Etoiles (engl.: My Two Little Stars)! Sandy, the owner of […]

{nifty thrifty sunday #94}


Welcome to this week’s {nifty thrifty sunday}! Thank you so much for stopping by the party and linking up your creative posts! :) I can’t wait to see what you’ll share with us this week! Here are some of my favorites from last week’s {nifty thrifty sunday}: {1} Turnstyle Vogue: Furniture Debut: Stormy {2} Little Inspiration: Brown Sugar Caramelized […]

{floral friday #85}

carnation from {nifty thrifty things}

Welcome to this week’s {floral friday}! These beautiful carnations were a Birthday gift from my mom. I love the way she captured their beauty and am in love with the color! They’re so fragile, yet powerful looking.. A few facts about carnations: Carnations got their scientific name Dianthus from two Greek words — “dios”, referring […]

{recycled: record bowl}

recycled: record bowl from {nifty thrifty things}

This is such a fun and easy project! My hubby, who is a total record nerd, came up with the idea of making record bowls. So, I love this project especially, since we got to be crafty together. :) We found a couple of old (and free) records at a resale store and got to “work”. […]

{nifty thrifty sunday #93}


Welcome to this week’s {nifty thrifty sunday}! I apologize for falling off the face of the earth this past week.. Things have been a bit crazy around here. Between spending one evening in the emergency room with my hubby (he’s okay now :) ), buying a new (to us) car and the every day craziness […]