Month: May 2012

Sticker, Party and Giveaway Time!

Hello My Friends! I love Wednesdays… actually thinking about it, YOU make me love Wednesdays! I get to party with you guys and see all of your new CREATIONS! I am so lucky to have you visit with me every week. THANK Y♥U!   Here are some projects from last week! Let’s do STICKER TIME!     I am loving this Milk Can Lid Pendant Light  from Knick of Time. VERY  YOUnique!   I am giving this project the…     Check out this DIY rustic headboard by Rustic Urban. Pretty amazing what a bunch of wood can do for...

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Book Review: Mod Podge Rocks by Amy Anderson

I was so excited when last week the mailman brought me not just one but two copies of Amy Anderson’s new book, Mod Podge Rocks!: Decoupage Your World.     Before I get into the book let me tell you that I love Amy and pretty much everything she does. Her extraordinary blog is packed with amazing projects all the way from crafts, fashion, to home decor, and so is her book. You are going to love it!   Before I purchase any craft book there are three things that I am looking for. I want the book to: 1....

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Anni’s Candy Birthday Party

  Let me show you first Anni’s Skittles and Nerds Cake…   …and now let me tell you the story behind it! I am not afraid of paint or paint brushes but for some reason cakes make me nervous. It is not the cake itself the part that I struggle with but to make the cake pretty. Frosting and I are not the best of friends and fondant and my kids don’t get along since they don’t like the flavor. So I had to make a cake that on one hand could have frosting and that on the other hand the frosting could...

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Chocolate and Churros

  Hello! I was planning to start posting today about our laundry room but last night we got a little distracted making chocolate and churros.   In other words I didn’t have the time to get my post ready… that’s what happens when you are eating goodies with your family!   For me churros are all about memories and tradition. Churros have to be the official Spanish Treat! Actually you can find churrerias { Churro Shops } and Churro Carts pretty much in every city of Spain. picture source   One of the oldest Spanish traditions is to have churros...

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Memorial Day: A Day to Remember

Last night I was getting today’s post ready when I realized that Memorial Day is tomorrow. picture source   While searching the Internet a couple of days ago I came across this gorgeous painting. In one side of the wall there is a man, heart broken perhaps, and on the other side there are a bunch of soldiers, men and women touching and reaching for the hand of this man.   Such a powerful and tender scene made me think about something that I feel so near to my heart. I really believe that those that have passed away are a lot...

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Easy Patriotic Desserts

Independence Day is almost here and we have some Extraordinary 4th of July treats to make this special holiday simply delicious!   Make these Sandwich Pops in just a few minutes with Living Locurto. So fun!     Festive straws! What a cute FUN idea by Lisa Storms via You could even turn any clear or white drink into blue using some food coloring!   I found this next idea over at as well! Make sure to check out their post, it is awesome! Look how cute!   Serve your ice-cream patriotic style! Super clever by Noble Pig 5 Make the watermelon the star of the party! via cutestfood Yummy Apples by Tidy...

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Party Time 56

Here we go a new Thursday… a new party!    Last night we were celebrating my Anni’s birthday until late so today I am going to sit back and enjoy your projects! I can’t wait to see what you have been up to 😉   Talking about party… is giving away a trip to Las Vegas  and you can Win a spa vacation for 4 girlfriends!   Make sure to click HERE for more details and how to enter their giveaway!   SHOW ME EXTRAORDINARY! You know what to do… If YOU made it share it! IF YOU DIDN’T...

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Let’s go to Vegas!

This post brought to you by All opinions are 100% mine.   Hi Everyone! Are you familiar with I think you should since is giving  you the opportunity to Win a spa vacation for 4 girlfriends! How fun this would be? I don’t know about you but a little vacation sounds great to me right now! It is getting HOT down here and lying by the pool with nothing to do but read my favorite magazine sounds like a great plan to me! We are not talking about just a few days off but what we are...

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STICKER Time: Extraordinary Furniture Makeovers

  So yesterday I brought you the room makeovers and today I am sharing some stupendous furniture.     If you have a piece of wood in your house that needs some love I am sure you are going to find great inspiration here.   I am giving all of these projects my favorite STICKER…   Let’s begin… CHECK. THIS. OUT!   The Blissfull Bee handmade this DIY Factory Cart Table. SHUT. THE. FRONT. DOOR! Close it and SHUT it AGAIN! { Great tutorial by the way! }     Perfection by Leone Designs. I am loving the multicolor...

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Sticker Time: Amazing Room Makeovers

I am super excited to share with you Sticker TIME today! All of the rooms I am featuring are simply EXTRAORDINARY! PLEASE take the time to visit the original links since there are so many pictures behind each project. Thank you all for visiting my party every week and sharing your work…  You guys are such an inspiration to me.   Here we go! If you want to see a dream check out this laundry room by  beautiful Kim from Sand and Sisal. Honestly I could move in and sleep there… actually Kim I volunteer to do your laundry!   Kim...

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