Monthly Archives: February 2011

Team Up Thursday: Distance – Better late than never!

My partner is out of town and I’m still playing catch-up, so here’s Team Up Thursday on Saturday! I was lazy and totally lacking inspiration and a chance to get away from the kids to get a creative shot, so … Continue reading

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What can you do with Dollar Store eyeliner?

Well, you could do this…   OR You could do this… You’re going to need makeup remover or baby oil either way, but the second surely makes for a happy little girl.

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Team Up Thursday: Blue

Week 1 of a new year of Team Up Thursday!  This is week’s theme was ‘blue’.   This week Donna tried out a new colorizing setting on her camera.  She has quite the collection of blue glassware.  I went quite literal … Continue reading

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So, I promised a post about my sister’s Chicken Marsala…

Don’t get too excited.  There isn’t a recipe per se, she just wings it every time.  And it comes out perfect, every time. See Jamie’s Sister. See Jamie’s sister’s spices.  See Jamie’s  sister’s chicken. See the chicken fry. See the … Continue reading

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52 Weeks of Me: Profile (7/52)

I know we’ll probably do silhouette at some point, but I messed around with a few different options and ended up liking this best.  My kids think I’m crazy taking pictures of myself.  Inevitably, someone is always messing with the … Continue reading

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52 Weeks of Me: At Arms Length (6/52)

Week 6 and I’m still on track!  I’m a little surprised LOL I knew that I’d probably just do your standard ‘self portrait’ this week, but man…you have no idea how hard it can be to that with a DSLR!  … Continue reading

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Oven Roasted Goodness: Broccoli

I think I would marry Ree Drummond (aka The Pioneer Woman).   Seriously.  I have a girl crush. After several days of absolute gluttony less than stellar food-related decisions, I was due for a day of veggies.  I had 3 broccoli … Continue reading

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Crafty Cuteness

I love that my sister is having a little girl in May! My 4 year old doesn’t appreciate girly things the way I wish she did, but now I’ll have a new subject to create pretty, girly goodness for! My … Continue reading

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Valentines Craftiness – Only 7 Days Left to Show Your Hearts!

I really enjoy reading blogs full of crafty loveliness <3 Valentines Day is only 7 days away, but there’s plenty of time to hit your local Michael’s, Hobby Lobby or in my case, the hall closet, and make some of … Continue reading

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52 Weeks of Me: Daily Activities (5/52)

Hmmm…More icky graininess from me this week.  The lighting in my house sucks at 10 PM and I haven’t sucked it up and bought a Speedlite yet. The theme this week was daily activities.  Now, I realize it’s kind of … Continue reading

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