Sunday’s Best #28 Par.tay!


Smiles, Thanks to everyone who joined in on the par.tay last week! You truly amaze me and you all are so very creative!!!! I'm so excited to share that I'll be celebrating my 1 year blogaversary! The Par.tay will be May 13 - 27th I'll be throwing up confetti and and having GIVEAWAYS! The GRAND […]

Sunday’s Best #27 Par.tay Wrap Up!

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Smiles,   Hope all of you are having a great weekend! Time for the features from Sunday's Best #27! Last week my buttons weren't working - but are now! So If you've been featured, grab a button! <center><a href="" target="_blank"><img alt="I was featured on My 1929 Charmer Blog!" src=""/ ></a></center> There was a tie for […]

Laid Back Bo – Update!


Smiles, Bo has become sick once again, here! In the last few days we've gone through lab test, x-rays, ultrasounds, MRI and a spinal fluid analysis. Poor Bo is tuckered and so are we. Bo spent the night at the hospital preparing for the brain MRI and the spinal tap. Good news - a stroke […]

Laid Back Bo – Fighting for his life once again..


Smiles,   I just drove home from the long drive from the University of Illinois Veterinary Animal Hospital, heartbreaking for me to  leave our Bo once again. We almost lost Bo back in August, here, here, here from complications of a constricted spleen. and for several months Bo was making a really good recovery. but […]

Main Living Area Redo: Curtain Inspiration…


Smiles,   I've been looking for some curtain inspiration for our living area updo. I wanted something with a cottagey feel.. and not to formal, or to casual. I found the inspiration I was looking for from some of these photos... Southern Living Retro Renovation Cote de Texas The Cottage Nest Retro Renovation Country Curtains […]

Sunday’s Best #27 Par.tay!

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Smiles, I have a lot to be happy about - and I  have a very big smile on my face! Why You Ask! 1) My NEW blog look! Did you notice - I sure hope so!  Been working with my web designer, Karen - Simply Amusing Designs,  for almost 2 months on this. 2) My […]

Foyer: I’ve Seen The Light!


Smiles, We recently updated our foyer, check it out here! This little cutie is the original foyer light when The Charmer was built in 1929. Needs an update don't you think? It was updated with this purty one - stained glass in all the right colors! Found it at Indian Oaks Antiqued Mall where my […]

Sunday’s Best Party….

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Smiles, There will not be a Sunday's Best Party today, I am in the process of transferring my blog from one web host to another. Can't wait for all this computer mess to be over with and I can get back to creativeness!! My current web host is no longer able to meet the resource […]

Sunday’s Best Wrap Up #26 Party…

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Smiles, Hope everyone is having a great weekend! Thanks to everyone who linked up and showed us their Sunday's Best last week. ------------------------------------ THERE WILL NOT BE A SUNDAY'S BEST LINK PARTY TOMORROW!!! MY BLOG IS BEING MOVED TO A NEW HOST SERVER! ----------------------- If you've been featured grab the NEW "Featured" button at the […]

Our Main Living Area Redo – In Stages!

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Smiles, We've been in the process of up-doing our main living area. Since I've retired I don't push myself like I use to.. I'm enjoying a more laid back lifestyle, taking my time and enjoying the process. The foyer is done, and you can see it here. There's been a whole lot of patching and […]