Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Treasures from Blogland

Here are a few new things that I have recently bought from some wonderful blog friends. I love buying handmade items from other blogger's. There is something special about knowing who made some of the things in my house instead of everything saying Made in China. I love the basket from Pam, the gameboard from Kindra, and now these new things ~
This adorable Easter Blessings pinkeep that Lisa from Blacksheep Prims made. It looks just perfect hanging on my pie safe.
I love my new red pillow that Karen from My Colonial Home made. Isn't it gorgeous ? ! It will have a place on my bed on my red quilt that it matches perfectly.

My Greensleeves Java Jacket that Kimberly made ~ I love it ! I just got back from Starbucks a few minutes ago because I could wait no longer to use it ! MMM, that Nonfat Peppermint Mocha was good and even better with my cup sitting in the cozy java jacket ! I also ordered a cool red pirate one for my mom and another flower one for my sister, but forgot to take a picture before I mailed them off yesterday. I'll be ordering more of these for sure !
This is not a new thing from that I bought from a blogger, but something I found at Weathered and Worn this past weekend. I love this school bell especially since our home is our school. Isn't it neat ! ? I think it is ! That's all I have to share for today. It's a good TV night tonight ~ Biggest Loser and American Idol, so I need to get ready to take Paige to Taekwondo, cook dinner, and get ready for our shows. Have a great night !


Black Sheep Lisa said...

Love all your new goodies! The pinkeep is just perfect there! Handmades are the best, I too love looking around and those items make me think of that person!

Janene said...

You are absolutely right about handmades! I feel the same way!
It keeps money in the U.S. and in Canada (for Kimberly!)
I'm looking forward to receiving my handmade from you!

basketsnprims said...

I love handmades, too, and it is so nice to look around and know a friend made it. I have my fall things from you, some things from Lisa, Kindra, Karen's penny rugs. What a wonderful post.

Kimberly said...

Thanks for the thanks Janae!
Hugs, Kimberly

Kindra-At Home With K said...

It's great to see you are getting bits of pieces of handmades from blogland. I would sure like to do that someday. :) Oh and love your school bell!

Anonymous said...

Love all the new goodies you got!! I agree that handmades are the best! It saddens me when I go to my shows and see all the "made in China" things. Isn't it wonderful to know who made an item...when you look at it, you think of them and smile.

everyday mom of one said...

I like the green sleeves, very cute.

TidyMom said...

Ooooh, lots of GREAT goodies!!


Never So Simple said...

Oh what goodies you have bought. I so miss working/shopping! I have been going through terrible withdrawls. Love the bell.


Tammy ~ Country Girl at Home ~ said...


I love everything you got! It means alot when you can look at something you bought and know it was lovingly made and found it's way to your home! I have such a growing list of things I want...but I have to be patient, I guess!


millerhomestead said...

Hi Janae! I love your bell! How appropriate! I like your coffee cozy too! What did you think of AI last night? God bless, Jamie

carolyn@simple~primitive~devotion said...

All of your new goodies are awesome! I love hadnmade items too. I haven't had a chance to buy from any bloggers yet, but I will one day soon. Bloggers are such inspiration for me.

•♦•©The Olde Weeping Cedar •♦• said...

I Love everything! What wonderful hand-dids.
Those gals are all so, so talented!! (including you) :)

To know they are handmade, AND to know they are made by friends, makes them even more wonderful, huh?!

Enjoy your evening, Janae.


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