Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Please keep fellow co-host of Best of the Weekend in your thoughts and prayers.  She lost her 91 year old father this week. Amy, Ginnie, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the Best of the Weekend Party […]

How to Make Candlestick Holders from Bedposts

DIY Candlesticks Using Upcycled Bedposts…

I am thrilled with my latest DIY project! Back in June I spotted a few bedposts in a trash pile that were quite pretty.  I used those bedposts to create candlesticks holders for our lake house fireplace. Today is our monthly Power Tool Challenge, so be sure to check out the projects that my friends […]

Vintage Inspired Fall Decor

Vintage Inspired Fall Decor…

Fall is finally here and it certainly looking and feeling fall-like in my neck of the woods.  I’ve been adding fall touches slowly but surely to my home and today am sharing the Vintage Inspired Fall Décor in my family room. I’m sharing my fall décor along with a group of bloggers as part of […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Amy, Ginnie, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the Best of the Weekend Party each Friday night at 8pm. If you don’t already follow us in some way, we’d love for you to do so. Amy, Ms. […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Amy, Ginnie, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the Best of the Weekend Party each Friday night at 8pm. If you don’t already follow us in some way, we’d love for you to do so. Amy, Ms. […]

DIY Magnolia Wreath Styled for Fall

Magnolia Wreath Styled for Fall…

Labor Day is over and the fall season is here!  Today I’m sharing my first fall project of the year, a Magnolia Wreath Styled for Fall. This wreath is on my screened porch which serves as the main entrance to our house.  We have a front door but the only person who uses it is […]

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Amy, Ginnie, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the Best of the Weekend Party each Friday night at 8pm. If you don’t already follow us in some way, we’d love for you to do so. Amy, Ms. […]

Fall Crafting Ideas with Leaves - Get ideas for leaf inspired craft projects that you can make for your home. virginiasweetpea.com

Fall Crafting Ideas with Leaves…

Fall is getting closer and closer!  The All Things Creative Team has joined together this month to bring you ideas for Fall Crafting Ideas with Leaves.   The leaves won’t change in my neck of the woods for another month and a half but it is starting to look and feel like fall.  The mornings and […]

Stitch Fix Review for September 2017 - virginiasweetpea.com

Stitch Fix Review–September 2017–Fix #49…

Stich Fix box #49 arrived this week!  My last review was in June and you can read it here if you missed it.  I kept all five things and have worn them constantly this summer.  Even though I wanted a box for July and August, I refrained since I have more than enough summer things. […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Amy, Ginnie, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the Best of the Weekend Party each Friday night at 8pm. If you don’t already follow us in some way, we’d love for you to do so. Amy, Ms. […]

Pumpkin Honey Beer Bread

Pumpkin Honey Beer Bread…

How can it be nearly the end of August?  Even though the calendar says summer, the air in the morning and the color of the tree leaves tell me that fall is on the way. The approaching fall season has me craving pumpkin.  This week I made Pumpkin Honey Beer Bread and we are loving […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. I have been having a terrible time with my back and have been pretty much side lined since July 6.  I love being active and the problems that I’m having are driving me nuts.  If […]

DIY Industrial Pipe Bookshelf

DIY Industrial Pipe Bookshelf…

It’s time for another round of projects from the Power Tool Challenge Team.  Each month we challenge each other to complete a themed project.  This month’s theme is Unconventional.  For my unconventional project, I used pipes to make a DIY Industrial Pipe Bookshelf.   This is such a fun theme and I can’t wait to […]

How to Clean a Cross Stitch Picture

How to Clean a Vintage Cross Stitch…

Earlier this week I shared the “Hokie Corner” that I created in our family room using vintage Virginia Tech memorabilia. A Virginia Tech football cross stitch that my grandmother made back in the 1980’s is one piece that I used in my display.  The cross stitch had gotten quite dirty over the years, especially since it […]

Vintage Virginia Tech Memorabilia - A collection of vintage game programs, sheet music, license plates, and more! virginiasweetpea.com

Vintage Virginia Tech Memorabilia…

It’s been a while since I shared a Vintage Monday post.  Today’s Vintage Monday is about Vintage Virginia Tech Memorabilia.   I am a Hokie, as was my dad, aunt and uncle.  I’m not a die-hard sports fan like my dad was, or my aunt and uncle still are, but I can’t help but cheer […]