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Mysteries, polka dots, California Rolls, TJ Maxx, cozy blankets, rainy days and getting the first spoonful of peanut butter out of the jar make me smile. Spiders, rude people, cold fingers and toes, baby leashes, people that don't wrap their packages before going to the Post Office, poison ivy and Math (pretty much all of it) make me want to scream. My perfect day would be spent with my wonderful husband and sweet girls- watching movies in our jammies! Of course, having the movie theater to ourselves would be great, too. Please pass the popcorn and M&M's.:) I am saved by the grace of God. He is my constant companion and hears my every prayer. What a blessing! I'd love to hear from you! Lori at toosillysisters@cox.net

Thursday, August 27, 2009

A Late Night Post...

This little lady finally got a make-over!

TaDa! Here she is in all her pink happiness! I plan on storing glitter, glue and other fun crafty items here. What to put in the top spot? Perhaps some little cute houses made by my sweet friend, Jes?:)

We have all been having fun with this. $2.50 from Goodwill.:) Four different mysteries with clues that glow in the dark. Cool.

Look who arrived this week! It's Stella from my dear bloggy sister, Lindsay! She came all the way from England and has been traveling through the U.S. Read about her on Lindsay's sidebar. So many adventures sweet Stella has had! We are having the best time thinking of places to take her.:) Wish Lindsay and Jessica were with her, too..

I won the sweetest clutch from Candice! I love it and look at the darling tag she has on it! It's so cute I don't want to take it off. This little clutch makes me so happy with the lovely flowers! Thanks Candice!

So, who has started decorating for Fall? My girls unpacked all the Fall/Halloween boxes and brought the goodies inside for me! They are excited, too.)

23 comments:

Sherri said...

Lori, what a major transformation! I love the Pinkness of it! What a great storage idea.

Jerelene said...

I love the clutch! Very pretty..
I beat you to the fall decorating..LOL
Love the makeover!
Hugs, Jerelene

Ruth said...

I love that clutch. It's adorable and cheerful. Your shelf from Goodwill came out great.

I haven't started the fall decorating yet but can't wait.

Ruth

Fran. said...

Hi, Lori the barn turned out so cute!! What a great organizer!! I am finally getting my mojo back and am so in the Fall mood! The weather has been doing it to me here in Michigan. Take car, xo Fran.

Candice said...

Lori you are so very sweet! I'm so glad the clutch is a hit! :)

Kim's Treasures said...

Cute pink barn! I think little house would look great on it!

I haven't begun the fall decorating yet. I usually do that Labor Day weekend. It sure feels like fall is here already!

Have fun with Stella!

Hugs!
Kim

Jen~ Lipstick and Laundry said...

YES, your little house needs minis from Jes! Super cute!

NicNacManiac said...

I am so lovin the transformation of your adorable little shelf thingie!! The YoYos are are just perfect. All of your other goodies are fabulous as well!!
Enjoy the rest of your day!!

Polka Dot Moon said...

The shelf turned out soooo cute! Nice job :)

Have fun showing Stella all around! What a fabulous idea. She's quite the traveler!

Have a great weekend :)
Denise

Yarni Gras! said...

not quite yet........but soon! love the makeover!

Jill said...

LORI!!!!!! What an AMAZING job!!!! I just love it!!! I can't wait to see your whole room with all the delightful treasures you have created for it!!!
Blessings!
Jill

Artfulife said...

The house turned out just adorable!

Heather said...

Love it!!! Just love it! Surprised the girls haven't tried to take it to their room:) Your room is going to be so bright and cheery!

The clutch is so sweet...
Stella is going to have fun at your house, that's for sure....be careful with any mustard packets(hee,hee).

Tracey said...

What a wonderful storage unit...love the transformation!!!

:) T

Lindsay-ann said...

Hi Lori
I love what you did to the shelf. I hardly recognise it. It looks great and will be perfect for all your craft stuff and treasures.
The clutch you won is lovely. The fabric is so pretty.
Great to see Stella has arrived safely. I hope she is behaving herself! Jessica and I wish we were there too!
Have a lovely weekend.
Lindsay
x

Jes said...

CUTENESS! pink house...oh my. :) and i just know that one of your little cottages would be so proud to sit up there. :)
i need to read about Stella...i've seen here on a couple blogs and don't quite know what all that's about...??
can't WAIT for fall/halloween decorating!!! :D
love ya, friend!

Tristan said...

oh my! I need to find one of those..it looks like a barn..omg..Taylor-Austyn must have one..I'm checking goodwills and yard-sales..lol!

Love the clutch..so cute!!

My computer is officially dead..so I hope to be getting a new one and back to actually blogging soon!!

Elise said...

Oh my word...that little house's transformation is adorable!!
Love the clutch, too!!
I think I am gonna bust out my Fall stuff this weekend!! Yay for Fall!!
Elise

Life on Bonnie Lane said...

Lucky you to be the next hostess of Stella! She is a blast. I had her earlier this summer and while she was a job, she could also be naughty (she snuck out of my house and let herself be shot across the river by a cannon!). I can't wait to see your Stella posts and see where you take her!

Kady
Life on the Edge

Life with Kaishon said...

I love that barn! It is very creative. So sweet! Isn't it awesome when kids can be creative with inexpensive things from the thrift store? I just love that!

fairychildheirlooms said...

very, very cute job on the house! love it!
:) Missy

Rambling Girl said...

Oh that is stinkin cute! I have a curio I never thought of painting it...why hasn't my brain clicked as much as I have seen many spray painting....oh well it finally went off better late than never.

Love the clutch!

Yep I am so ready for Fall and I did get my decor out this pass week but then got the nasty crud and missed the last half of week from work. Maybe I will get some done this week or over the holiday!

Neabear said...

I had lost track of where Stella went. I am glad to find out is with you! She is definitely fun. I had her in February and visited the Charles Schulze Museum with her.