FAMILY Subway Art Canvas

Subway art…I LOVE it!  I’ve seen, and pinned, so many cute ideas on Pinterest.  However, with the recent death of our color printer, I’m not able to print any of it…..so I made it myself.  I started with a blank canvas, some black chip board letters from Pick Your Plum {love them, by the way}, and some scrapbooking stickers.  Before I move on with how I made it, I have to show my first attempt making this using stencils {cut {Read More}

Wow Me Wednesday {Co Hosting with Gingersnap Crafts}

Hi, everyone!  Yes,  you’re seeing another fun link party here on My Favorite Finds.  Back during my Blog Birthday Party in December, Ginger from Gingersnap Crafts shared with us a guest post with her favorite vinyl crafts.  Today, I’m returning the favor and cohosting {wow me wednesday} with Ginger, and a whole bunch of other bloggers!  Fun!  ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Welcome to {wow me} wednesday! So glad YOU are here! I’m Ginger from Ginger Snap Crafts & TODAY I am celebrating my 1 {Read More}

Our Spring Mantel

Our mantel hasn’t been “decorated” since Christmas.  After Christmas, the photo frames came back out and adorned our mantel until now.  I’ve been working on little pieces here and there to add to the mantel, and it’s finally done! I spray painted some Mason jars (don’t tell my mom…she might have wanted them back to can this coming summer’s green beans).  Some flowers for the jars, a mongrammed canvas with my first attempt at Subway art, and a few other {Read More}

Handmade Tuesdays {Features & Link Party}

DON’T FORGET TO ENTER THE GIVEAWAYS HAPPENING COURTESY OF LADYBUG BLESSINGS AND MY FAVORITE FINDS!Welcome to Handmade Tuesdays.  This is where you can link up your creations to both Ladybug Blessings and My Favorite Finds.  My {FAVORITE} part of Handmade Tuesdays is choosing features, of course!If you’ve been featured, grab a button.  Upcycled Paper to a Basket @ Pamlettos and Pigtails {check this out! who thought packing paper could be a basket?!} Source: palmettosandpigtails.com via Carrie on Pinterest Spring Monogram {Read More}

Menu Plan {April 1}

I’ve been using Google calendar to manage our menus the last few weeks, and I am in LOVE with it!  I have our “Menu” calendar color coded with an aqua blue, and I’ve recently discovered that I can set the calendar to repeat the appointment. So, when I made our menu for this coming week, I set a few of the dishes to repeat in two weeks.  Voila!  My menu plan, in two weeks, will be partially planned already.Why not {Read More}

Must Try Monday {Garlic Bread Bowls}

I’ve made bread bowls before, but I always thought they were lacking something.  So, I took my favorite recipe for them, and added some garlic powder. Just that small addition made a HUGE difference!  Garlic Bread Bowls {adapted from All Recipes} Ingredients:  2 packages active dry yeast 2 1/2 cups warm water (110 degrees F/45 degrees C) 2 teaspoons salt 2 teaspoons garlic powder 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 7 cups all-purpose flour   1 tablespoon cornmeal 1 egg white 1 tablespoon {Read More}

Must Try Monday {Garlic Bread Bowls}

I’ve made bread bowls before, but I always thought they were lacking something.  So, I took my favorite recipe for them, and added some garlic powder. Just that small addition made a HUGE difference!  Garlic Bread Bowls {adapted from All Recipes} Ingredients:  2 packages active dry yeast 2 1/2 cups warm water (110 degrees F/45 degrees C) 2 teaspoons salt 2 teaspoons garlic powder 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 7 cups all-purpose flour   1 tablespoon cornmeal 1 egg white 1 tablespoon {Read More}

Eleven Questions {Tag, You’re It}

Kristen, my blogging linky friend at Ladybug Blessings tagged me in “Eleven Questions”.  So, here are my answers! RULES You must post the rules Answer the 11 questions that the tagger posted for you & then create 11 questions to ask the people you’ve tagged Tag 11 people and link them in your post Let them know you have tagged them 1. Would your rather have a house at the beach or in the mountains?The mountains.  We lived there for {Read More}

Friday’s Favorites {MORSELS of Greatness}

CJ, at Morsels of Life, is another faithful linker to the Must Try Monday party.  Her recipes look wonderful, and often times they are so unique.   Here are her “to try” recipes that I’ve pinned.  I hope you’ll stop by her blog and check out her other yummy goodies! Skillet Chicken Nachos Source: morselsoflife.com via Carrie on Pinterest Cranberry Brie Biscuits Source: morselsoflife.com via CJ on Pinterest Oatmeal Toffee Cookies Source: morselsoflife.com via Elizabeth on Pinterest Linked to:  Joy {Read More}

Must Try Monday {Features AND a GIVEAWAY}

Did you see?!  I’m hanging out on Bear, Rabbit, Bear for the next month as one of her SPONSORS! Yay!  What does that mean for you? A giveaway of course!  Hop over to Bear, Rabbit, Bear, and enter to win $15 to Hip Fusion Designs.   New to Hip Fusion Designs?  Read my post about it HERE. What an AWESOME Must Try Monday link party we had going on Monday. Thanks so much to everyone who linked up. Now, you {Read More}