Handmade Hangout #4 and Features


Hey all! Thursday is here again….time for another handmade hangout! Today I want to introduce you to a sweet blogger named Allison from A Glimpse Inside… Each week we will introduce you to one of our hostesses and give you a chance to get to know everyone better! We will share a bit about our blogs, our passions, and exciting recent posts and … [Read more...]

Norton Commons Family Home


I've mentioned before that I'm working with my friend/builder Mark Simpson. He is building a few new homes in our neighborhood and has asked for my help with the design. Currently we are working on a home that is similar to our home with the exception of a few design changes. I wanted to share with you the things that we have already selected…. … [Read more...]

Tomato Mozzarella Panini Sandwich


What a beautiful Derby weekend here! We had a great time hanging out with a few friends and neighbors…and watched the ponies at home. I came up with a few fun games to watch in between the races…I will share that soon:) Hope your weekend was restful and fun:) I cannot get over that it is already the first week of May. We only have 2 weeks left of … [Read more...]

Handmade Hangout (3)

Time for another fun round of Handmade Hangout! This week I want to introduce you to a real life friend (and someone who I cut it up with in NY on the Miele trip…) Christina is force to be reckoned with in the DIY world. She lives in a suburb of Philadelphia. Her and her sweet family are fixing up an old home….you must follow … [Read more...]

5 great Mother’s Day gift from Groupon


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Groupon for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Hey yall! Tell me….what would you like to see next here on CleverlyInspired? I am feeling super under-inspired lately….I go through funks like this---as I am sure everyone does. Just not feeling real creative. I have been working on a few things in … [Read more...]

Super Clever Feature Tuesday


Golly….I am loving the link up party every week! So many fun inspiring and clever finds! I am going to put a link on the sidebar to all my “super clever” feature post. If you miss one…you can go back through them easily that way. Thanks for sharing your creativity ladies….job well done!!   Jamie from C.R.A.F.T. was one of the very first … [Read more...]

One Pot Chinese Chicken Recipe


Hey all! It is Derby week here in the bluegrass…and the sun is going to shine the ENTIRE week! Can I get a whoop whoop!!?? I have missed you sunshine:) We don’t have any big plans…other than to watch the races and eat/drink. Our neighborhood will be all a buzz…so we will most likely be spending a lot of time on the front porch:) I wanted to share … [Read more...]

Unique Gifts for Mom & Summer reading


  Hey yall! We made it to Friday! I have had a productive week but nothing really that I can share with you… at least right now. I was browsing on Etsy a few nights this week and came up with a few things to share…all of these Mother's Day gifts are all thoughtful priced very reasonably. Unique gifts that are personal always … [Read more...]

Handmade Hangout Link Up Party (2)


Hey all!! Popped in to see the best and brightest in all of blogland! Be sure to link up your most fabulous post this week. I would love to feature you next week! Today I want to introduce you to one of my fellow hostesses….Here’s is Kim!! Each week we will introduce you to one of our hostesses and give you a chance to get to know everyone … [Read more...]

Soft Pretzel dip snack bar


Hey yall....hope you are having a productive week. I have been getting my creative juices out....I listed a few new things in my etsy shop. Go take a peek today....they are perfect for teacher gifts or Mother's day:) I spent a lot of my childhood in a suburb of Philadelphia. Both of my parents and grandparents were born in Philadelphia as was my … [Read more...]