A celebration…100 pound weight loss!

Heather 100 pound loss

  Actually….105 pounds as of this post, but who's counting.  Oh wait (weight) I AM!!! grin! Two weeks ago, I hit a 100 pound weight loss!  It's so hard to process that, ONE HUNDRED POUNDS GONE! that's 100 pounds I am no longer carrying around on my body.  To say I feel "lighter" both physically, mentally and emotionally would be an … [Read more...]

Take Five: Five Five Minute Spring Crafts!

Five Easy Spring Crafts

  One of our favorite things about blogging is getting to see all of the amazing talent out there in blogland!  Last week we hosted the fun Swing Into Spring Blog Hop and saw so many fabulous spring crafts linked up to our party!  Since today is Take Five Friday…. we thought we would share five features, from that party, that were … [Read more...]

Chronicles of Narnia Birthday Party

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At some point over the past year, my son fell in love with Chronicles of Narnia. One day he’ll claim to be Peter Pevensie, the next he begs to officially change his name to Caspian.  I am forever cast as the White Witch and his two sisters willingly play along as Susan & Lucy. When deciding on a theme for his 5th birthday, Narnia was the … [Read more...]

Moss Covered Easter Eggs..and she sent me what?

Moss Covered Easter Eggs Collage

  After the holidays and winter, sometimes it's hard to get motivated to start new projects.  I think bloggers are just a little burned out after all of the hustle and bustle of blogging during the holidays and we all get the winter blues. So when our friend, Jennifer Rizzo, invited me to participate in a crazy, fun party to get our … [Read more...]

The 2 Seasons ~ Parade of Homes Tour


Happy weekend friends! Are you ready to take the tour of another beautiful home today? We always love it when we connect with other blogging duos especially when we get to actually have the pleasure of getting to meet them in person! Janette and Jordan of The 2 Seasons blog make such a dynamic combination and they are truly so warm and … [Read more...]

Spring Projects and a DecoArt Giveaway!

Painting Spring with chalky finish paint

It's the first official day of Spring! Here in Atlanta we woke up to the birds chirping and the sun shining. Is it feeling like spring where you are? If not, than today's project and giveaway will hopefully get you in the mood for flowers, spring colors and warmer days!   A few months ago, I shared this fabulous new Chalky Finish … [Read more...]

Flower Easter Egg Tree & a Spring Party

flower easter egg tree

Isn't it interesting how every Spring feels like the very FIRST Spring? On our way to church last weekend we were all marveling at the blossoms on the cherry trees, the tiny leaves sprouting on the lining the road and all of the daffodils popping up in on every corner. We were so excited, pointing at this tree and that group of flowers. You would … [Read more...]

Ten Inspiring Spring Ideas and a winner!

ten inspiring spring ideas

  We were so inspired by all of your amazing spring projects, decor, crafts and recipes from the It's a Spring Thing Party, we thought it would be fun to share a few of our favorites! Here's ten fabulous spring ideas to inspire you! … [Read more...]

Dixie Delights Parade of Homes Tour

dixie delights home exterior

Oh boy do we have a treat for you today! Once upon a time Vanessa was sitting on her couch watching the HGTV show "My House is Worth What" and there was this lovely couple giving a tour of their home and the wife was just so sweet and so friendly and their house was absolutely beautiful!! Flash forward YEARS later and Vanessa was visiting one … [Read more...]