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Desktop Wallpaper Calendar ~ April 2017

Posted March 31, 2017 by Monique in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Desktop Wallpaper Calendar ~ April 2017

It’s finally Spring! Isn’t that grand? Of course, where I live, it means 70+ degrees, sunshine, and wind that knock you on your butt! It’s awful! Here is this month’s desktop calendar that you can download and use as your desktop background. Hope you enjoy!


March Desktop Calendar Download

Posted February 28, 2017 by Monique in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
March Desktop Calendar Download

I’ve seen so many great desktop calendars, that I thought I’d take a stab at making my own! It took a little more thinking than I would have liked, but here is my very first attempt. (Let’s hope I get better at it, eh!) Hope you enjoy.


Exciting Changes Coming Your Way!

Posted October 13, 2016 by Monique in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Exciting Changes Coming Your Way!

  Yay! I am finally transferring my blog to a self-hosted site, so bear with me (pretty please) while I complete this transition. I’ve got my fingers and toes crossed for a smooth transition, but Murphy’s Law has me a tad bit nervous. (Okay, terrified.) I can’t wait to bring you some new and exciting […]


This Sounds Amazing!

Posted May 18, 2016 by Monique in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
This Sounds Amazing!

Well, this is kind of neat! A book that follows a group of fascinating women who form deep friendships through their love of scrapbooking—as memories are preserved, dreams are shared, and surprising truths are revealed. You can preview and purchase it here. Welcome to Avalon, Illinois, Pop. 4,243 At Madeline’s Tea Salon, the cozy hub […]


Posted August 28, 2014 by Monique in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

The moment I saw this I was giddy with excitement! Isn’t this this cutest thing ever? You know what else it is? Additional storage space for yarn that acts as a fantabulous home decor piece;-) For the tutorial, click here.


Let’s Do A Giveaway!

Posted June 30, 2014 by Monique in Uncategorized / 4 Comments
Let’s Do A Giveaway!

I thought it might be fun to try a giveaway If you read about my obsession with washcloths, you know I have somewhat of an overabundance of them. And heck, if I’m giving away a washcloth, you’ll need a bar of luscious goat milk soap to go with it. There’s been a bit of a […]


European Yarn Haul

Posted June 21, 2014 by Monique in Uncategorized / 2 Comments
European Yarn Haul

Albeit humble, my goal for my recent jaunt across the pond was to collect sock yarn from each country visited. I know, only a fellow sock knitter would understand. So, was I successful? Pretty much;-) First Stop: London “Patricia Roberts Shop is a long established secret haunt for shoppers from around the globe. Clever stitchcraft […]


Featured Friday Etsy Finds: Dark Beauties Treasury

Posted March 7, 2014 by Monique in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Featured Friday Etsy Finds: Dark Beauties Treasury

‘Dark Beauties’ by debbiemartens1 WINTER SALE Ready to Ship: R… AmyLaRoux $38 Red Rose Crochet Necklace 3pearls $27.5 Hand Knit Dishcloths Kitchen… BBHCreations $9 Small Red Glass Pomegranate…. DenizasDecor $15 Burgundi red rose earrings -… MaryKCreation $21 Shoe Clips Triple Swirls Cou… sofisticata $36.5 Red wine—– Cotton……….. AnnaLela $9 Paper Flower Bouquet – Weddi… morepaperthans… […]


Featured Friday Etsy Finds: A Treasury of Mint

Posted February 28, 2014 by Monique in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Featured Friday Etsy Finds: A Treasury of Mint

‘Mint’ by SoweluStudio I’m in the mood for spring! Stretch Lace Fabric by the Y… LaceFabrics $5.9 Mint Anchors iPhone 5s Case … LovelyCaseCo $18 Gold Bridesmaid Jewelry – Mi… ForTheMaids $18 6″ Fancy French Lace MI… ThePaperDoily $10 100 Mint Green Flower Confet… MailboxHappine… $4 Mint And Peach Earrings- Uni… Crystalshadow $24 knitting yarn […]


Featured Friday Etsy Finds: Sub-Lime

Posted March 29, 2013 by Monique in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Featured Friday Etsy Finds: Sub-Lime

‘Sub-LIME’ by SeamsVictorian Apple Green Earrings Cz… pink80sgirl $19.55 Baby Hummingbird Waterc… glentwistle $7.5 box linen burlap diaper… hoganfe $29 Purple Iris, Green Back… KrysPettitArtw… $40 Gypsy bohemian necklace… LandofDante $119 3-6 months tie dye body… nurseracheltie… $10 Purple and Lime Green G… WrapsodyandInk $16 Nature photography – Su… sunshineartdes… $10 Treasury tool supported by […]