Monthly Archives: October 2010

Top Ten Thursday

Well another week of stalking reading blogs and boy there is some good stuff out there.  This really might be my favorite piece of painted furniture, Cottage Instincts this is a 10+ in my book. Pennies mean the world to me, … Continue reading

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Can I Brag For Just A Minute?

Isn’t she beautiful?  Have I mentioned lately she is also intelligent.  Love this girl! Love this boy like no other.  Even with a face full of hair, isn’t he adorable? I’m not sure who this is, I thought my third … Continue reading

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Keeping It Real-Screw Cancer

On Friday of last week (10/8/10) I reached a milestone, cancer invaded my “inner circle”. I don’t think I’ll ever forget that conversation, the feeling of panic, the tears. I was overwhelmed. I’ve faced it with family, I’ve seen the … Continue reading

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Top 10 Thursday

I have decided that every Thursday I’m going to link up to my 10 favorite blog finds, feel free to make suggestions if you’ve seen something or have something on your blog that you’d like to see me highlight the … Continue reading

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I am pretty sure I drive Mr. Wonderful crazy at times.  I am afraid to count how many projects we worked on this weekend.  Let’s see we did this sign, we did the zebra chair, started The Kid’s headboard, did … Continue reading

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From The Outhouse To The Penthouse

We have accomplished so much today I don’t even know where to start.  Well I guess I’ll start with this little show stopper. Isn’t she cute?  I think she’s so cute I thought about “naming” her.  This is how she … Continue reading

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This has been the best week for some DIY at my house, we pick up “the mother load” of projects in the morning.  Did I say we?  Mr. Wonderful picks up my junk great finds tomorrow and it’s going to … Continue reading

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