September 24, 2009

Honest Scrap Award!



Wow, Miss Mustard Seed from her blog, you guessed it, Mustard Seed Creations has awarded me the Honest Scrap Award! Ack...I love getting awards, thank you Miss Mustard Seed!

Here are the rules that must be followed upon receiving this award: 1) Say thank you and give a link to the presenter of the award.2) Share "10 Honest Things" about yourself.3) Present this award to 7 other blogs who you find wonderful and inspiring.4) Tell those 7 people they've been awarded the HONEST SCRAP award and inform them of these guidelines.

Hmmm...10 things about me, here goes nothing...

1. I married my high school sweetheart and soulmate.
2. My children are the most important thing in my life!
3. I once dove off a 10 meter diving platform.
4. I love to watch my son play baseball.
5. I love to watch my daughter be creative.
6. My favorite date night with the hubby is...staying in and cooking together.
7. I love white wine...especially in the summer.
8. Fall is my favorite time of the year.
9. I love blue cheese stuffed olives.
10. I wish I had more time to visit flea markets and thrift stores. :(

And the 7 wonderful blogs who deserve this award are:


So go check these fabulous gals out when you get the chance...you'll be glad you did!





September 11, 2009

Inspiration...Vintage Printables!






Did you know there are places on-line where you can print free art...right from your home computer?  Unbelievable! 


One of my favorite places to find FREE Botanical and Art Prints is Vintage Printables! This website offers FREE downloadable high resolution images of vintage prints. They have thousands in their public database and offer prints of Botanicals, Birds, Animals, Butterflies, Shells, Art Prints, and really anything Science and Natural History related.

I used 4 Vintage Printable prints here for our home office makeover and love em'!  And I've got my eye on some fabulous shell prints as well!







Be still my heart, those yellow birds are bee-eautiful! And wouldn't those shell prints look fab in a beach house?


These are such classic, timeless prints and framed as a group make a large focal point.


Yup, Vintage Printables...check em' out!