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Easy to Make Frozen Dog Treats (Copycat Frosty Paws)…

If your dog is anything like our Sherman, then he or she loves treats.  Sherman enjoys a Frosty Paw almost every evening.  (Yes, he is spoiled rotten!  And we love spoiling him!) I don’t mind buying Frosty Paws for Sherman, the problem is that our local Kroger, where I almost always purchase my groceries, has […]

DIY 2×4 Porch Swing…

Can a porch swing be made with just eight 2×4 pieces of lumber?  It sure can! DIY 2×4 Porch Swing I’ve been wanting a porch swing for our new patio at the lake.  Instead of buying a swing, Mr. SP and I challenged ourselves to build a swing using these plans from Jay’s Custom Creations. […]

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. […]

Vintage Patriotic Decor

Vintage Monday – Patriotic Decor…

Happy 4th of July week!  I hope you are off and doing something fun with your family. For this week’s Vintage Monday, I’m sharing Vintage Patriotic Décor.  My last Vintage Monday post was about Vintage Oyster Tins. If you missed it, you can see it here. 48 Star Flag I love Americana décor and decorated […]

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. How in the world is this the last day of June?  I am looking forward to July and all of the summer time activities that it brings, especially since that means lots of time at […]

Crock-Pot Chili with Chicken and Hominy is an easy to prepare and tasty meal. Get the printable recipe at virginiasweetpea.com

Crock-Pot Chili with Chicken and Hominy…

Who doesn’t love a crock-pot meal?  It’s so nice to set up the crock-pot in the morning, forget about it, and then enjoy a great dinner in the evening. I’m always looking for a new recipe to try and we really enjoyed Crock-Pot Chili with Chicken and Hominy.   A jalapeno, chili powder, and a […]

10 Mason Jar Ideas

10 Amazing Mason Jar Ideas…

Mason Jars have been hot for decorating and crafting for a few years now.  Even though Mason Jars have been an “in thing” for a number of years, I still like them, and I enjoy getting ideas for different ways to use them. I am lucky to have a collection of mostly blue Mason and […]

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. […]

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A Visit to Maymont in Richmond, Virginia…

Greetings, friends!  Before I share my recent visit to Maymont in Richmond, Virginia, I want to share a bit of good news.  Last Wednesday I had my second set of scans since my January cancer diagnosis and I am happy to report that my tumors are much smaller than they were in January.  My doctor […]

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. […]

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June 2017 Stitch Fix Review–Fix #48…

Who doesn’t like to see a package by their door?  It’s even better when it’s a box from Stitch Fix!  My 48th Stitch Fix box arrived at the end of last week and like always, it was so much fun to open it and to try on all of the goodies inside. I am a […]

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. It’s the first weekend in June!  What summer activities do you have planned for the weekend?  Leave a comment and let me know what fun things you are doing. Amy, Ginnie, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting […]

10 Outdoor Decor and Furniture Ideas

10 Outdoor Furniture and Decor Ideas…

Even though it isn’t the official start to summer, Memorial Day weekend means the beginning of summer to many.  Now that the weather has warmed up, we are enjoying spending time outside and are looking for ways to make our outdoor spaces and pretty and as functional as possible. The All Things Creative Team has […]

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. Can you believe that it is Memorial Day weekend?  I’m looking forward to hosting a get together tomorrow at the lake.  Fingers crossed that the rain will stay away at least for part of the […]