Thursday’s Finds – Vintage, Thrift Store and Craigs List Finds!

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Smiles Everyone, It's a dreary cold day here, The great thing about thrifting is the thrill of the unexpected. What will I find? Would you like to see last weeks finds.... Love this round ottoman found on CL - $15 bucks.  The fabric is a lush velvet. Even came with a glass top, love […]

Hello Cutie – A Two Toned Looker!

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Smiles Everyone, Been a busy bee transforming the Charmer in to a cottage dream... Actually I move more like a tortoise -  since retiring lost my drive. Slow and easy is more like it! This is our current buffet! Our last two buffets went bye bye - sold at my booth! The last one, so […]

Sunday’s Best #32 Par.tay – GiveAway Winner!!!


Smiles Everyone! Hope you all are having a great Memorial Weekend!!!! Thanks to Everyone who linked up and shared in the Blogaversary Celebration! a Rafflecopter giveaway The Winner of the Simply Amusing Designs FREE Blog Header and Button is...... Entry #481 - Jonnique @ Hear The Bells!!!!! Congratulations - contact me through email within 3 […]

Sunday’s Best 31 Wrap Up Par.tay…


Smiles Everyone, Thanks to everyone who partied with us last week!!! Always a pleasure to see what you all have been up to! It's Not To Late to Still Enter the Giveaways Michael's $25 Gift Card Home Goods $25 Gift Card The Most Viewed... Sights Around Our Yard - Jo-Ann @ Growing in Grace Some […]

A Charmer Guest Post: HerBallistic Garden

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Smiles Everyone, I'm thrilled to have Wendy, who blogs over at HerBallistic Garden, guest posting today. Wendy loves gardening at her beautiful Southern Ontario home and it shows how much time and love she puts in to them. Wendy also introduces us to a very usual visitor. So take it away green thumbs Wendy! Charmed […]

My Secret Corner of the World..

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Smiles Everyone, The weather has been beautiful and I've been a busy bee working in my garden. The one area I can't wait to be in my secret corner of the world, my favorite spot in my garden. I dream about sitting here, just off  our pond all winter long... It didn't take long.. before […]

A Charmer Guest: Miss Information


  Smiles Everyone! Happy today to have Kelley @ Miss Information joining us in sharing a guest post during my 1st Blogaversary!    Boy, it's been warm here in Chicagoland, and I could sure use a  nice glass of Sangria! I guess I'm in luck!!!  Without further ado, I give you, Kelley!  Hi All! I […]

Our Cottage Bookcase…looking Pretty!

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  Smiles Everyone! Last week I shared how we took an ugly bookcase to a cottage charmer! Want to see how we transformed her? Check it out here! Isn't she pretty - she needs a little prettying up! I just love it, and pulled all rooms colors in. It look me about 4 hours before […]

Another Blogaversary Giveaway – $25 Michael’s Gift Card.

  Smiles Everyone! My 1st Year Blogaversary is still going strong. And I'm so excited that Lori @ Pleak 2 Unique was so generous to donate this great Giveaway for 1 lucky winner! A $25 Michael's Gift Card... How can you enter to Win?   You must leave a comment saying how happy you'd be […]

A Charmer Guest: Pleak 2 Unique


  Good Morning, Today I am so excited to have Lori @ Pleak 2 Unique guest posting during my 1 year Blog Anniversary Par.tay! Lori is one creative Lady, and oh so talented! Do yourself a favor and check out her beautiful blog,  and all her great projects and inspiration. You will not be disapointed!!!! […]