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Favorite Thing Monday: Win $100 to Barn Owl Primitives!!

you are my sunshine barn owl

Happy Monday!! I want to bring some of my favorite things to YOU this year. And today I am excited to share one of my favorite shops -- Barn Owl Primitives!! Kristi makes the cutest signs!! UPDATE - Giveaway is Closed. Winner is Erin from Sew Abundantly And Kristi is so talented that she now has her signs licensed in TJ Maxx, Home Goods and Marshalls. How amazing it that??? This is  My … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Three $50 credits to Printables By Amy from Amy Locurto!!

living locurto credit

Happy Monday!! I spent the weekend working on a bunch of fun projects. And today, I am SO excited to spotlight one of the most talented people I have ever met -- Amy Locurto. Amy is a professional graphic designer, craft and party blogger and the creative genius behind of Living Locurto and Printables by Amy.  Plus, she is co-founder of a photography web site I Heart Faces LLC. And Amy is  a … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap up Party — and Bluebird Chic Giveaway!!

bluebird chic

Welcome to the Weekend Wrap UP Party!!! Happy Friday!!  Today, I am excited to introduce you to the very talented Leah at Bluebird Chic, who is behind these "hot" camera accessories that can take a plain black digital SLR into a beautiful, fun, accessorized camera. Leah hand sews items that bring the art and craft to your every day life. She handcrafts items with care from high quality … [Read more...]

Love a Local Business and enter to win an iPad2!!


My friend Susan is an amazing seamstress. She creates fabulous, modern items that she sells in her store – Freshly Picked. I found out that Intuit is having a Love a Local Business Campaign, and I’d love to help her expand her business to the next level with a $25,000 grant. Wouldn’t that be awesome?? I met Susan last year at my Holiday Cookie Exchange. She has the most darling little … [Read more...]

A bonus Giveaway to brighten up your day — from *Shey* [B]


Update -- giveaway is closed. The winner was $113 Jenae.    The weather here is dark and dreary, so I thought it might be fun to add a little brightness to the week with a pretty giveaway!!  You know Shey B -- she makes beautiful, camera straps:  {These rosettes are amazing!} {I love this one for Spring!} But did you know that Shey makes other beautiful things too? … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Sweet Designs {Custom Typography Art}


Update -- giveaway closed. Winner is #596 Kelly  {Happy Monday} It's time for another fun giveaway.  This week's giveaway is from a really cool shop -- Sweet Designs Boutique.  Sweet Designs specializes in wall art and custom wood signs. Like these:  {How cute would these signs be as a wedding gift or in a bedroom?} … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Little Wellies [pretty little lovely things]


  Today I want to introduce you to the funkiest little shop that houses swanky dresses, twirl skirts, super soft blankies, and ruffly tush onesies.  meet little wellies.    Little Wellie's shop started with her desire to create fun and whimsical wearable dresses that are also affordable. Her creations are inspired by her love for candy, toys and junk food, carnivals and boardwalks, … [Read more...]

Giveaway — Two Sodderbug Custom Charms {an $89 value}


Update -- Giveaway Closed. I am busy running around getting ready to go on Studio 5 tomorrow, but in the meantime, I have a really fun giveaway to share from my friend Janelle from Sodderbug Janelle makes fabulous custom soldered charms!!    … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — A Beautiful Life {graphic, modern stationery}


Update -- Giveaway Closed. It's Monday and time for a fun giveaway!!  This week's Monday giveaway is from A Beautiful Life graphic, modern stationery I love Krisi's clean lines and designs … [Read more...]

IKR Designs Giveaway — Flameless Candles and more!


I have a fun bonus giveaway for you -- IKR Designs!!   You may remember them from a popular giveaway last year. IKR Designs -- sells flameless candles and my favorite part -- they have timers. So you can set the candle to go on at certain times and go off too. Such a great idea!! And there are so many cute designs. These would make awesome wedding or birthday gifts!! … [Read more...]