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Weekend Wrap Up — and $25 Target Gift Card!!

Welcome to the Weekend Wrap Up Party!!  

This week’s giveaway is celebrating you!

I was so happy to read all of the sweet comments on my post this morning about my 1905 Cottage Remodel project!


This (giant) project has meant so much to me, and your kind comments have again reminded me how much I appreciate the opportunity to connect and share with each of you!

So this week

I’d like to give one of you a $25 gift card to Target!

target gift card

I hope you’ve had a great week! I’m certainly ready for Friday this week —

— but I’m always excited to see all of the great ideas and projects you share on Friday nights!

I’ve shared another of my favorite projects this week, too — my

DIY Beaded Chandelier:

DIY Beaded Chandelier Tutorial at Tatertots and Jello

(Yes, you can do it too, and no, it’s not hard; it just takes a while to do.)

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Just leave a comment to enter to win the $25 Target Gift Card from me!
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Don’t forget to link up your projects —

I’ve got two Great Ideas posts coming this weekend from your projects!!

When you add a link,  please link the Wrap Up button on your site– the code is below, or a text link is great if you would rather do that – Tatertots & Jello.


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Please visit and comment on TWO linkups above you and TWO linkups below you — in addition to any others that you want to visit.  {We all love comments!}

Have fun!!!

I can’t wait to see YOUR ideas and feature YOU!!


P.S.: One more thing before we get to the party — if you didn’t enter already, be sure to enter to win a pair of iPad minis, KitchenAid mixers or DSLR Cameras — one for you and one for your mom, daughter, or best friend!



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  2. Tammy Adams says:

    Great giveaway!! Thanks

  3. love target….new to your blog but already enjoy it

  4. Heather Haugen says:

    Great giveaway! I LOVE Target! :)

  5. thank you!! you inspire and encourage me!

  6. Thanks Jen!!

  7. Your projects are always inspiring; thanks for all the great ideas!

  8. Thanks for another fun giveaway!

  9. Carmen Nuland says:

    I could see making that chandelier for our house – but I’d have to paint it :)

  10. Allison D says:

    I love reading about all of your creative ideas! Thanks for the chance to win a gift card to my fave store :)

  11. Thanks for the chance to win!!!

  12. These are all great dieas andI can’t wait to try one for a pinterest party I am goign to.

  13. Ashley Whisenant says:

    I would love a Target gift card! I also love all of your projects!

  14. Wendy wheeler says:

    I love Target! I also love your great ideas that you are always sharing. Keep up the great work!

  15. Target rocks 😉

  16. I love Target, thanks so much for the giveaway!

  17. Thanks for the chance to win! Love all of the great projects linked up!

  18. Gina Du Par says:

    I’d love the Target gift card, but I love your site even more.

  19. So many great ideas on this blog. Keep up the good work.

  20. Michelle says:

    *so* many great ideas on this blog…thanks so much!!!

  21. I love Target! Thank you for the giveaway!

  22. Thank you for all of the amazing ideas you share!

  23. Catherine says:

    Cute chandelier!

  24. Susan H. says:

    Thanks for the link party and chance to win.

  25. Thanks for all the work you put into these link ups!!

  26. Thank you for the chance to win!

  27. Thanks for the great giveaway! There is a basket at Target that I have been eyeing and this would help pay for it!

  28. Thanks for hosting!!

  29. I love the weekend wrap-up post, thanks for putting this all together!

  30. I love seeing everybody’s DIY genius!

  31. Thanks! :)

  32. Thanks for hosting! Have a great week!

  33. Allie Hosea says:

    Target is always a great place to shop-a favorite!

  34. That chandelier is AH-MAAAA-ZING!!!!! Love it! Can’t wait to meet you at SNAP!

  35. I love the chandelier!

  36. I would definitely love a chandelier like that!!
    Beth @ The First Year Blog

  37. Thanks for hosting! Love target! :)

  38. Erica @ Craftivity Designs says:

    Thanks for hosting Jen!! Have a great weekend!


  39. shawna g says:

    Looking forward to seeing more of the cottage.

  40. I love target! Thanks for the chance to win the giveaway!

  41. Thank you so much for hosting Jen, and for a great giveaway too. Your remodel is gorgeous!!
    xo, Tanya

  42. Thanks for hosting a great party! I absolutely adore your chandelier!

  43. Love the chandelier!

  44. Melody Godfrey says:

    Thanks!!! Love Target!

  45. Sign me up! Have a great Sunday!

  46. Allison C says:

    LOVE Target. I could definitely use the gift card on some house projects!

  47. Thanks so much for the wonderful giveaway and hosting such a great party each week!

  48. Who doesn’t love target?

  49. Ahh Target is my fave! :) Thanks for the giveaway/link party!

  50. I love target!! And as you already know I love your cottage.

  51. Thanks for hosting Jen! I love seeing your fabulous projects every week.

  52. Thanks for hosting!

  53. Michelle says:

    I’d love a Target gift card!

  54. I love Target!

  55. Enjoyed looking over all of the goodies on your site. I want to register for the gift card too.

  56. Thanks! I love target!!

  57. Yay for Target! Thanks for the giveaway.

  58. Love the beaded chandelier!!! Thanks for hosting. Love some Target : )

  59. Thanks for hosting! Love me some Target!!!

  60. Absolutely love the beaded chandelier!!! And I kinda have a thing for Target too;)

  61. I love Target!

  62. I could ail lion little things for my kitchen. They add up so fast!!!

  63. I am always amazed at all the lovely projects you do. Good luck with the remodeling. You are an inspiration to me. Hugs, Lura

  64. Enjoy your weekend!

  65. LOVE that chandelier!!! Great job!

  66. Thanks for hosting a great linky party and Target giveaway! What’s not to love here?

  67. I could totally use the $25 to Target since my Kitchenaid Mixed gave out this week……eek!

  68. Holy huge-ness… this party is awesome, Jen! I am so excited to start checking out to see all the fun and amazing talent from every one!

  69. What great ideas!

  70. Thanks for the giveaway and the teacher appreciation ideas – found on that will work for my daughter’s teacher – yea!

  71. Kassi Nelson says:

    Thanks for the giveaway! Just bought a house and anything helps!

  72. You always have such cute project galleries to share!

  73. Thank you so much for hosting :-)

  74. thanks for hosting

  75. Thanks for another awesome party…and giveaway!!! Have a wonderful week:)

  76. Wow, what a party! Thanks for a chance at the Target gift card!


  77. Great link ups and who doesn’t love target?

  78. Please enter me in your Target giveaway! I’d love to win!

  79. Thanks for the party! Have a great weekend!

  80. I LOVE this link up! Thanks for hosting and just like everyone else, I LOVE Target!


  81. Thank you for hosting! Little Bit

  82. Thanks for hosting! I’d love a gift card, so nice of you to do the giveaway! I am inspired by your cottage project. It’ll be awesome to watch it come along.
    Hope you have a super weekend! Blessings, Gloria @The Resourceful Gals

  83. Holy Guacamole this party is HUGE!

  84. Hello and thanks for the party! I’m soooo hungry and some of these recipe links look fab! Have a great weekend! Jules

  85. Thanks so much for hosting another amazing party! The ideas and inspiration I get from seeing everyone’s creativity is endless:)

  86. Thanks for another fun giveaway! That beaded chandelier is uber impressive and I may attempt it for my daughter’s room.

  87. Thanks so much for the great party, Jen! Have a wonderful weekend!

  88. I loved reading about your sweet cottage remodel! You’re amazing! Thanks so much for hosting, and have a wonderful weekend : )

    xoxo Liz

  89. liz carlson says:

    Wow! I think I’m in love with your cottage – it’s amazing! Looking forward to hearing more about this journey.

  90. Thanks for hosting, have a wonderful weekend!

  91. Thanks for the party! And for the awesome giveaway!

  92. Connie Haack says:

    Wow~ It took me along time to check out all these great ideas. Now I won’t have time to eat, sleep or clean this weekend because there are so many crafts and recipes that I want to try. Love your site. There are so many fantastic ideas! Time to go and get started. Thank you

  93. Thank you so much for Hosting Jen!!!

    Cami @ TitiCrafty Blogspot

  94. Great party as always Jen! Thank you!

  95. So many great links! Thanks for the wrap up!

  96. Hi Jen,
    Great giveaway. Always fun at Target.

  97. great post- thanks for all the links! I’d Love a Target gift card!!! :)

  98. Thanks for such an awesome giveaway! Loved your chandelier!

  99. Thanks for the chance to win. Love the weekend wrap up.

  100. Barb Wagar says:

    Nice beaded chandelier! I’d love to win a $25 gift card to Target!

  101. Thanks for hosting! Great giveaway!
    Jamie @ somuchbetterwithage.com

  102. So much creativity in your Weekend Wrap-up! So much inspiration and craftiness to start the weekend – NICE!

  103. Melissa R says:

    Great reveals this week!

  104. Thanks so much for hosting these parties. Your work is so appreciated :)!

  105. Love the beaded chandy! And Target :)

  106. The cottage news…so special! I can’t wait to follow along!


  107. Thanks for the awesome party each week….hope you have a great weekend!!

  108. The remodel is looking so lovely. I would love to be able to remodel an older home into something special.

  109. Felicia Woodward says:

    Crossing my fingers for your generous giveaway! Love the beaded chandelier, too!

  110. Once again love the cottage and can’t wait to see more! Thank for the giveaway.

  111. Love the chandelier! I have one that I need to do something with…may be tackling this myself!

  112. Erica Rawson says:

    Love the chandelier!

  113. I love your chandelier! Thanks for hosting the party.

  114. Thanks for the giveaway opportunity!

  115. Kathy E. says:

    I always enjoy browsing thru the Linky Parties. There are a ton of creative people out there that could keep me busy til my dying day. Hey, I’d love to relieve you of that Target gift card! I need some more supplies!

  116. I’d love to win a target gift card!

  117. I am so glad that I found your amazing blog! So full of crafty inspirations. And I totally love to win the Target gift card 😀
    Thank You!

  118. Your DIY Beaded Chandelier is amazing. So unique and beautiful. Thanks for hosting a giveaway. I love Target! :) Really look forward to your new projects. Have a great weekend.

  119. Thank you so much for hosting Jen!! :) Hope you have a fab weekend! Love your blog girly.

  120. thanks for hosting!

  121. Thanks so much for hosting! Hope you have a blessed weekend!

  122. I think I could easily spend $$ many times over at Target if I won! Pick me…Thanks

  123. I would LOVE to take of that Target giftcard for ya. Thanks for the fun linky party!

  124. Thanks for the fabulous party as always!! I have linked up my DIY Peacock Ruffle Dress ~ so fun!

  125. rainonatinroof01 says:

    Thanks for the party, Jen!

  126. Emily K. says:

    Pick meeeeeee!

  127. Thanks for hosting another great link party!!! :)

  128. Nicole H. says:

    I’m excited to see all the cottage fun. Today was a bad crown molding day for me… at least I haven’t cut kit wrong yet!

  129. Thanks so much for hosting Jen!! I missed your post about your cottage remodel!! Going to check it out now!! Hope you have a great weekend!

  130. Thanks for hosting a great party and for the Target gift card giveaway!!

  131. Joining your party – thanks for hosting!

  132. Thanks for another rocking party!

  133. thank you so much for hosting another insanely popular party! :>D

  134. Thanks for hosting the giveaway and link party!

  135. Thanks so much for the party. Have a fabulous weekend!

  136. Target is awesome and I LOVE your chandelier!

  137. Thanks for hosting!!

  138. Thanks for the giveaway! Love the chandelier!

  139. Thanks for hosting Jen! I hope you have a fabulous weekend!

    ~Jen @ Yummy. Healthy. Easy.

  140. I’d love to win the gift card! Thanks for the party & the giveaway!

  141. Thank you so much for hosting a great party!

  142. Aubrey Hierholzer says:

    LOTS of fun!

  143. The beads almost look like shells in the picture, I had to read what it was made out of twice because I thought it was a shell chandelier!

  144. Thanks for the Target Gift Card opportunity!

  145. Thank you for another great party!

  146. THANKS cutie FOR THE PARTY! you have A SUPER WEEKEND! xo jen

  147. Thanks for the party. Hope you had a Fabulous Friday!

  148. That chandelier is amazing! Thanks for the party! Life to the full! Melissa

  149. Thanks for the chance, love all the postings :)

  150. Thanks for great pary, Jen :)

  151. Thanks for hosting! I love your blog – so many great ideas! Have a wonderful weekend!

  152. You never cease to amaze me with your sweetness and creativity! Thanks for the linky party!!

  153. Thanks as always for the link up party. I’d love to win the gift card!

  154. The cottage is adorable. Thanks for the chance at a Target gift card.

  155. Your cottage is adorable! Great work!

  156. Robin Jennings says:

    Love the cottage. I would love to have a project like that!

  157. Jen,
    Thanks so much for the Linky Party and for featuring me in your last linky party. Have a fabulous weekend.

  158. Thanks for hosting& a great giveaway!

  159. Karen Jerread says:

    I love your little cottage. Absolutely adorable.

  160. Amazingly WONDERFUL party Jen!

  161. Hope your weekend is Extraordinary, Jen?

  162. Thank you for the opportunity!

  163. Love target and your link party! Happy Friday! x

  164. I love target!!! how exciting about the cottage. congrats and best of luck!

  165. theboldabode says:

    Thanks so much for the party, Jen! Oh, I love Target!!

  166. I would love to win the gift card!

  167. Thanks for hosting, enjoy your weekend!

  168. kleinworthco says:

    Thanks so much for hosting Jen- always the highlight of my Friday afternoon. :) Can’t wait to see what you have coming up this week.

    Hope your weekend is absolutely fabulous!

  169. Your cottage is heavenly – congrats on saving such a beauty!

  170. Thanks for hosting!!! XO, Aimee

  171. I adore your chandelier! Thank you for hosting the party and for the giveaway!

  172. Thanks for the party Jen! My post this week was inspired by you!

  173. Thanks for hosting, Jen! Have a great weekend!

  174. Thanks for the party Jen! Happy Weekend…I hope the sun shines where you are!

  175. I always look forward to your Weekend Wrap Up. So many ideas! Thanks!

  176. realcoake says:

    Thanks so much for hosting! Have a great weekend.

  177. Thank you so much for hosting, Jen! Your beaded chandelier is just breathtaking! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

    ~Abby =)
    #35, Rainy Day Bucket of Fun

  178. Thanks so much for hosting Jen :) Have a great weekend!


  179. LOVE LOVE LOVE that chandelier! have a wonderful weekend

  180. I look forward to Friday nights!!! I’d put the $25 Target Card to use for sure!!! I love their new malamine ikat plates! Thanks for the party :) And yes, we’re so excited to move to the SLC area…we have family in South Jordan and Linden…but I’m trying to find out more info about schools in Salt Lake County! Would love to meet up when the kids and I are out there for good in June. And I love everything you’ve put up about your new old cottage!!! The chandelier, the cheerful yellow! what a happy place :) XXXOOO!

  181. Thanks for hosting & for sharing all of your fabulous ideas!

  182. thank you so much for hosting this lovely party! I brought an egg scramble for brunch for your morning crowd.

  183. I love love love Target and $25 there would absolutely make me happy! Thanks for hosting each week and I can’t wait to see all of the fun posts you share about your cottage!

  184. Thanks for hosting Jen! Hope you have a great weekend!


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