My family and I would like to wish you all a very blessed and wonderful Easter.
This morning I have an update for you on the first 4 Cottages that we visited… Thistlewood Farms, Shabby Story,
Thought it would be fun to knock on their side door and see what they have been up to since we last saw them!
So grab yourself a cup of something yummy and let’s have a visit with our friends…
The first Cottage of the Week as
Karianne has been up to so many amazing things…no surprise that Thistlewood Farms
snatched up the
Since our last visit she has magically whipped up a picture perfect little office under her staircase…one that Harry Potter wouldn’t dare to dream of! Here’s a sneak peek and you will find all the details (and there are MANY) here.
Karianne has been sewing and crafting up a storm…she created this adorable setting and she shows you how…step by step
Oh and her ingenious decorating skills…check out this place setting…all eyes on the moss table runner…she fills us in on how to make one …you must check it out!
One more little sneak peek from Thistlewood…here is a recipe that is so easy…so beautiful and YUMMY…my vegetarian heart is singing (can you hear it!)
There is just so much more to see…Karianne has been very busy and has tons new to share with you…take a little trip over to
who knows… there might be a Mint Julep waiting on the porch for you…enjoy the crisp clean Kentucky air and Kari’s amazing hospitality!
If you would enjoy visiting
Prepare to be dazzled by some wonderful whites and fanciful creations over at
Lynn has some news to share also…
hope you all check out her feature in
the April Edition!
what a fabulous feature she has!!! One of the spotlights is on her amazing fireplace garden…I know I fell in love with it instantly the first time I saw it…
while we are visiting…you must see the new crafting room…prepare to be amazed…
There are so many details in this room…so do your shabby loving heart a big favor and check them out…inspiration everywhere!
You can also find out what Lynn has been creating in her incredible new space…here’s just a sneak peek of one of the new projects…
there are so many more! I bet you can’t guess what $1 store item this gorgeous silverware pocket was made from?
Shabby Story also has another feature in
a deliciously shabby on-line magazine created by another
Cottage of the Week Star
If you haven’t checked this out…please do…Kerryanne did such an incredible job and it is all for your enjoyment!
So when you need a little break today…have a seat for a few minutes and visit Shabby Story and Simply Shabbilicious and prepare to be inspired!
Hugs Lynn and thank you for welcoming us into your beautiful home!
If you would enjoy a trip back to the
Now let’s visit our friend Marianne from the lovely
Oh she has been a busy one too in the land of tulips and windmills!
Guess what…she was the Hometalk blogger of the week! So applause for you for being in the BLOGLIGHT!!!
With vignettes like this there is no wonder that much attention is being paid to this wonderful blog!
How about this inventive display on her gorgeous outdoor farm table.
Oh…did I mention that she also has some other fun news…Marianne is on TV
Take a visit over to the beautiful Songbird Blog…so much is happening over there and SO much beauty to see. Marianne is Hitting the BIG time : )
If you would enjoy another peek at
Well here is a lady that needs no introduction…it’s time to see what Desiree over at
has been up to…
I am sure you remember here gorgeous home…well she has just added another layer of FABULOUSNESS…is that a word…it should be!
I know…you are all saying…wish it was mine…or lucky kids : )
As with everything Desiree creates…there are tons of details and she shares them all with us…so make sure to take a little visit over there and enjoy and once again…prepare to be inspired!
Miss Desiree is also busy working on her craft room make-over…can’t wait for the reveal…but here is a sneak peek.
The color scheme is awesome!
Miss D is always conjuring up something imaginative…check out this easy peasy recipe that the kids and grownups alike will love your for and in the meantime you will be adding a rainbow of color to the table!
Get this 3 ingredient Rainbow Cake Cookie Recipe now! : )
If it is fashion you want…Desiree has that too! Some awesome Spring Fashion Ideas!
I love this one and there are tons more to see!
As always…tons and tons to see over at
everyday…one this is always for sure…Desiree NEVER diappoints!
If you would like to revisit
give a click!
There you have it! As you can see all of these ladies have been busy busy busy and it was tons of fun checking in with them all! In a little while we will be checking up on the second set of Cottages of the Week!
One again…wishing you and your family a blessed and joyous
and for those of you not in the midst of celebration…hope you have a fabulous day!
Thanks for dropping by and I am sending tons of
ooops…almost forgot to give you a graphic for the day…here’s a family definition that can be used as a transfer…maybe a pillow…tea towel…tote?
Simply click on the image…right click and “save as”