Easy Entertaining with Tony’s Pizza

Casual Entertaining with Tony's Pizza

“This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Tony’s Pizza, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #tonyspizzeria http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV.” I love to entertain but quite honestly don’t take time to do so nearly enough.  After a long work week, spending most of my Saturday … [Read more...]

Save and Win with The Home Depot

My Front Porch

Have you started sprucing up your yard for spring?  I’ve been on spring break and have been able to accomplish a lot of yard work.  I had 25 yards of mulch delivered on the first day of my break and with the help of my husband was able to get it all spread during the week.  I also weeded all of the beds prior to mulching them which was a … [Read more...]

Celebrate and Enter to Win $165!

$150 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

    My friends Kathleen and Samantha at Fearlessly Creative Mamma are celebrating their one year anniversary of blogging.  They are a mother/daughter duo who share great recipe and craft ideas on their blog.  I’ve been friends with these gals since last summer and thought it would be fun to help them celebrate their anniversary … [Read more...]

Easy Pea Salad

Easy Pea Salad

I never liked peas until I tried Le Sueur brand and then I loved them.  Who knows how many cans of peas I’ve consumed since that day of discovery when I was a teen.  While browsing though an old magazine a few weeks ago, I noticed a pea salad recipe that looked good to me.  I tweaked the recipe to make it my own and the end result is an easy … [Read more...]

April Stitch Fix (I kept it all!)

April Stitch Fix - Sweet Pea

I’ve enjoyed monthly Stich Fix shipments since August of 2013.  If you aren’t familiar with Stitch Fix, it’s a shopping service where five clothing and/or jewelry items are personally selected by a stylist for you each month.  A style profile is completed before your first shipment and items are personally selected for you that your stylist … [Read more...]

Snookie Snookerwitz – A Yummy Gift Idea! (+ A Giveaway)

Giveaway Prize from Snookie Snookerwitz

It’s my pleasure to share a local Lynchburg product, Snookie Snookerwitz.  Snookie Snookerwitz, owned by Juli and Kevin Peak, makes gourmet coffee, cocoa, tea, cider, and flavored popcorn.  The products are made from scratch, start to finish by the Peaks. I first learned about Snookie Snookerwitz at last spring’s Vintage Lynchburg … [Read more...]

April Showers $500 Cash Giveaway

$500 Cash Giveaway

  Welcome to the $500 April Showers Cash Giveaway! I have joined forces with an amazing group of bloggers to bring you this great giveaway. One lucky person will win $500 cash. It's spring and time to work in the yard.  Wouldn't you like to have $500 to spend on plants and mulch?  I know I would! If you aren't a gardener, perhaps you'd … [Read more...]

Glittered Easter Eggs

Glittered Easter Eggs

I’ve been busy decorating my home for Easter but lacked a centerpiece for my dining room table.  After glittering some faux eggs and nestling them in book page filler in a vintage ironstone vegetable dish, I had the perfect centerpiece for my table.   Glittered Easter eggs are a quick and easy to make craft.  To make them, I used … [Read more...]

Easy Cereal Box Pennant

Cereal Box Pennant for Easter

Pennants have been the rage on blogs and on the Internet for several years.  I’ve even made pennants for bulletin boards at school.  Crafting a pennant from cereal boxes is a great way to upcycle something that nearly every household has on-hand.  Making a cereal box pennant produces a pennant that’s strong and that will last from year to … [Read more...]

Easter Home Tour

Easter Home Tour at virginiasweetpea

Happy April!  I’m definitely glad to leave the March cold behind and welcome in April’s warm temperatures and beautiful blooming trees and flowers.  Easter is less three weeks away and my house is decked out in Easter décor.  Come on in for an Easter tour! The front door welcomes guests with a moss covered wreath adorned with Dogwood and … [Read more...]