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April 15th, 2012

Hello my friends, this weekend it’s time again for another round of ‘Best of the Blogosphere’.  Amanda and I pulled together our favorite picks, here’s a peek at some of the greatness we’ve spied out there on the web in the last few weeks, enjoy!

After some makeover magic, Samaa’s Goodwill hutch has a gorgeous contemporary look.  Visit Honey Sweet Home to view the transformation.

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We’re smitten with this teal, lime, and gray living room from Kara at June & Bear.  Plenty of color and texture combine to create a cozy and chic space!

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Vintage Pearl Giveaway

April 13th, 2012

Greetings all, happy weekend, the sun is out and there are clear skies ahead, looking forward to a bike ride this weekend!  Hey guess what?  Mother’s Day is just around the corner, yes it’s only a month away, coming up on May 13th! 

Have you thought about what you’ll get your mom this year?  Well one of my most favorite “mom” gifts came from The Vintage Pearl, and I treasure it!  It’s a necklace with four charms and inscribed on it are the names of my three kids and my man – I always get compliments ever time I wear it. 

The Vintage Pearl is sponsoring this weekend’s giveaway and two lucky winners will receive a $75 shop credit.  The Vintage Pearl is a fabulous online source for personalized hand stamped sterling silver jewelry, unique silver gifts and keepsakes.

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Eligibility to win one of two $75 gift cards to The Vintage Pearl:

1) Hop on over to The Vintage Pearl and pick a favorite item, then name your choice in a comment.

2) For a second chance to win, link to this giveaway on either Facebook or Twitter, then leave a second comment telling where you linked (FB or Twitter).

Giveaway ends Monday April 16, 2012 at 8 p.m. PST, two winners chosen at random, US and Canada only, free shipping. By entering this giveaway, you agree to this site’s giveaway policy and Official Rules of Entry.


Winners:  #811 Bri and #380 Lorene Holbrook, congrats ladies, email on its way to you!

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