I don’t know about you, but heading into a New Year means taking stock of the last. I’ve been cleaning, organizing, clearing out and assessing. It’s always eye-opening for me to see which posts were read most frequently over the last year. This list shows me what you come here to read, what worked and what didn’t. The posts below are the Best of 2016 – Top Viewed Posts of the Year.
Social Media Blast – Pinterest Week – Just Pin It! There are so many pieces and parts to running a great blog, it’s hard to keep up with it all. Social Media helps you to connect with others, get your posts seen and shared. Are you blogging to yourself? Do you want to be noticed but don’t […]
#WAYWOW 82 What’s Up With You? I’m taking this fresh start thing seriously! Not only have I cleaned up my email inbox-and kept it clean. I’ve organized all the paraphernalia for the Make Lemonade Shop, cleaned up our Master bedroom-and the 6 months of clothing piled on my couch. And this week I’ve been doing […]
What’s Making Me Happy in January… It’s a New Year! Yippee! Although I am really excited by the prospect of wiping the slate clean, starting new, I’m having a bit of an issue getting on with it! December was BUSY! Good busy, excitingly busy. But now that I’m not putting in 20 hour work days […]
Creating Custom Pillowcases I’ve had a blast this season with the new Stylishly Cozy Collection. While I waited to see how the new Collection was received I was simultaneously excited and anxious. Was I on track with decor fashion trends? Did my ideas translate well? Do they work with many types of decor? All these questions ran […]
“It must be nice to not have to work.” This was a statement made to me recently. It wasn’t a question, or quandary. Not a hanging thought, or a curiosity about what I do. About blogging in general. I know that other Bloggers have heard this before and it gob-smacks me when I think about it. In fact, […]
Gorgeous Gift Bags from Fabric Scraps Don’t you love to give and receive beautifully wrapped packages for the Holidays? It doesn’t have to cost much or take a lot of time to create these reusable fabric gift bags. A little paint, sparkle, ribbon and Dollar Store accessories, can jazz up a scrap of fabric and turn […]
Pillow Inserts for Make Lemonade Shop Pillowcases Just a quick post for those who asked for this information. Here are several options. Happy Holidays.
Stylishly Cozy Throw Pillows They are finally done! This collection was harder for me to bring into fruition. I knew that I wanted these pillowcases to be fashionable, cozy, have texture, be festive-but be useful for the entire season. That was a big set of criteria for a pillow to encompass. I love that throw pillows […]
12 Things Every Blog Post Needs Before You Hit the “Publish” Button When I began blogging I wrote a post and then published it. Easy Peasy. I published frequently. Writing as quickly as I could, adding a few images, proof-reading, publishing and getting on to the next post. I wanted to fill my blog with […]