Sep 16, 2010

Finally Favorite Things Friday And Sodastream Winner!

I am back!  For all of the pictures I took and photo shoots I did while on my trip, go check out my photo blog.

Wow what a month September has been so far.  Let's just say that I am more tired than I have ever been...physically, mentally, emotionally.  Things are good though.  I have gotten into the swing of things here in the office and all of the crises have died down since the first 2 weeks I started.  (For those of you who don't know what I'm talking about I started as the new office manager at our apartment complex, which included moving to the manager's apartment, floods, fires, yellow jackets, power outages, no water, and lots of maintenance calls all in the first week.)

I am excited to finally be back to blogging and Favorite Things Friday again!  For a few days there I thought I wasn't going to be able to and it made me really sad.

Thanks to all of you who continued posting to my ongoing Favorite Things Friday!  I wanted to share some of my favorites from the past few weeks:

This gorgeous cabinet makeover from The Painted Hive

This Sweater Redo from Thinking About Pretty

 These pretty Crocheted Washcloths from Just Make It

This Linen and Lace Dress from Sewn

A beautiful Bedroom Makeover from Dirt Cheap Decor

How to make Apple Jelly from Charm of the Carolines

This First Day Survival Kit from Singing With Birds Top Five Friday

These super cute Counting Sheep Bean Bags from Fowl Single File

These delicious-looking Raspberry Muffins from Inspired 2 Cook

 And finally for the Sodastream Giveaway winner:

Nancy said... 60 What an array of flavors and they are meant to be better than regular soda (amount of sugar, etc), sounds good to me. I'd have a hard time choosing 3 flavors as they all sound so yummy. Apart from cherry-cola, orange-mango sounds pretty good to me:)

Congrats Nancy! Please contact me within 48 hours so I can get you your prize!

I am so excited to see what all of you are posting this weekend!  I have missed FTF and all of your posts!

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Mandy England said...

Glad you're back! :]

Beverly {Flamingo Toes} said...

It's good to have you back!!! :)

Andrea Dekker said...

Oh I love the dresser, the sheep, the muffins...I love it all. I will say that those washcloths are AMAZING!!! I even learned how to make them! Woo hoo!

cindy said...

I think this is my first time to link. Looking forward to perusing the other party goers blogs.

Thanks for hosting :)

Stephanie - My Frugal Lifestyle said...

Thanks for hosting! Glad you're back and I hope you new job will treat you well :)

Lori@Paisley Passions said...

Glad to see your are back! Thanks for hosting :)

~Lori @ Paisley Passions
Paisley Passions Linky Party Thrilling Thursdays

Leanne said...

Thanks for hosting. Glad you're back.

Renée said...

Welcome back Jessica!

I'm so glad you had a nice vacation even though you are in recovery mode from all the fun! Also, hang in there through this adjustment, it's never easy. Thanks for the nice feature...the favorite things just feels good! Happy weekend to you.

Sarah @ Modern Country Style said...

Hi there,

Thank you so much for hosting and thank you for having me. :-)


the cape on the corner said...

so glad things have settled down in your new job! i love that linen dress you featured, it's adorable. thanks so much for hosting, too.

Fowl Single File said...

Welcome back and a big THANK YOU for featuring my sheep bean bags! I'm so happy to see them up there among such craftiness. I hope things continue to settle down for you and go smoothly!

Alison Agnew said...

New follower here! Thanks for hosting this linky party. Love the crocheted dishcloths, esp. that pea-green one. Yum.

Stuff and Nonsense

Bella @ Bella before and after said...

Hi Jessica, I am new to your blog, and party, Thanks for hosting, and I am your newest follower. Your blog is so cute, and you are really a doll. I like your what I wore wednesday posts too, I should try it, maybe I can at least dress up once a week, motivation I tell you, its amazing how much blogging has been a great motivational tool to get things done. Thanks girl!!!

•°°• IcyBC •°°• said...

Welcome back, and glad to see you back..

emmylou said...

Thanks for the feature! I hope you are enjoying your new apartment.