Winner!! And Giveaway for handcrafted bracelet!!!

Winner of the Personalized for You giveaway is Number 11 Callie!!!Contact me to claim your prize!!This week's giveaway is sponsoring by Fired and Wired an adorable shop on etsy that creates custom one of a kind jewerly!She really enjoys creating one of a kind school spirit she shows UK--her favorite team ;)The bracelets are … [Read more...]

Winner winner chicken dinner–#11 !!!!

And the winner of the Fabulous American girl doll dress and size 3t matching toddler dress is.....True Random Number GeneratorMin: Max: Result: 11 Powered by RANDOM.ORGWinner is Callie who said  "I love the morning glory/ cherry dot dress. And I love having a matching one for their dolls!"Congrats!!!! Contact me so I can send you the … [Read more...]

Great little neck sew!


I recently found this amazing blog The Project Corner....and fell in LOVE with this scarf. I had to recreate!! She said it took 5 minutes...and she wasn't lying! WOW --great to give to everyone on your Christmas list this year!Here are the steps...Cut a piece of fleece 4 inches by 26 inches.On the ends...make a 45 degree angle and cut off … [Read more...]

Blog Award….thanks girls!

So touched to recently been recognized by some fabulous bloggers out there!Thanks to A Glimpse inside  and Polka Dots and Pizza and Girl and a Glue GunSo the rules for this award are:1. Thank & link back to the person who awarded you this.2. Share 7 things about yourself. Married to college sweetheart for 14 years.Have … [Read more...]

Time Capsule Ornament….

time capsule ornament

I make my kids an ornament every year. When I look at my parents tree every year...I always find the homemade ones first. I love the one of me in First grade---no teeth--and misspelled words in all ! These are the traditions and "artifacts" of a family---where we have been and where we came from. And every year---when we get all our Christmas … [Read more...]

Dad’s amazing Coleslaw….seriously…it’s amazing

My mom cooked most of the meals in our house when I was growing up. She is a really great cook. My Dad cooks on the grill and can cook a fabulous breakfast spread....and he makes a really really really great coleslaw. We have it every Thanksgiving---it is so good---I can eat the bowl all myself. My dad was kind enough to share it with all of you. … [Read more...]

Getting to know you…getting to know all about you……

Can't remember who sang that dang song....but now I have it in my head!!! Hey friends....I added a super quick 5 question survery on my blog front page....If you could pretty please just take a moment to fill it out...I would love to get to know you better :) Thanks yall....your the best....Survey Print Page Subscribe to cleverlyinspired by … [Read more...]

Thankful for friends….Thanksgiving party ideas…


Bill and I have some amazing friends...some old, some new....very blessed to be surrounded by such wonderful people. Some of our best friends from college live just one hour north of us. We visit often and they come here. (Me, Bill, Chris, Pete) Favors were homemade ginger snap good! They started back in the … [Read more...]

New Meal Monday–Brocolli Cheese Soup


I have a deep passion for many is soup...I love a good hearty soup. This broccoli cheese soup is incredible. Basic ingredients...but when mixed into one pot all together---they are anything but basic (I told you, I have a passion here...) Ok here it thing...don't freeze it. Cream based soups in general don't freeze well. But … [Read more...]

Etsy finds…all under $20!

Go shoppin in your pj's....Cute flower barrette...Citefuzzlove this bow belt....DarlingtoniaDreamscapeglassMemory Matching game...Lemon Tree StudiosPrint Page Subscribe to cleverlyinspired by Email Be Inspired to be Clever ;)Thanks for reading! Please consider visiting me on Facebook, Twitter and pinterest! Fun things shared in between post! … [Read more...]