Photobucket     Photobucket        

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Happy Fall!!

Fall is here! It doesn't feel like it here, it's still pretty warm, but it's such a pretty time of the year. The only thing I know is that 'old man winter' is just around the corner and everything dies and looks ugly! Lets enjoy this beautiful weather while it lasts! CoCo is ready to pounce!!




Alot of you have probably seen this arrangement in my kitchen on RMS but here in this picture I added a few pumpkins to give it more of a fall flavor. I don't do alot of fall decorating, just a few touches here and there.




This is a candle from WoodWick and is probably one of the best candles I have ever had. In case you have never burned one, this thing crackles and smells up most of my house with the smell of Biscotti and is a great scent for fall.



Thursday, September 25, 2008

Welcome!!

Hello Friends! Thanks for stopping by! Sassy is ready to greet you at the front door. This is our home we built 4 yrs. ago. We fell in love with a model home in the area and and decided to basically copy it and add a MAN's room. My husband Kevin had to have his big screen T.V. I've had so much fun decorating this house. When we moved from our old house we lived in my inlaw's basement for 7 months while our house was being built. During that time we saved as much money as we could. I worked at the interior shop and my boss was nice enough to let me buy at her cost at market! I also had things from my old house and shopped at TJ Maxx and antique malls. I hope to share ideas and get ideas from you. Please leave me a comment so I can visit you!



This is my cat CoCo. Can you see her? She blends in with the rug.


This is my son Chase. Last year we went to visit relatives in Minnesota. This is at the Mega Mall. I've never seen anything like it. It would take a month to look in all those shops! We were only there a few hours, you should have seen how fast I was looking! I would love to go back .



Thank you for visiting my blog! I will be posting more photos and ideas on a regular basis. Hope you will keep checking back. Leave me your comments, I would really like to get to know everyone ! I'm new to blogging, Thanks to Kim and Gollum for inspiring me to get started. Veiw my links and pay them a visit. They are amazing!

Featured in Country Woman Magazine fall 2012 for kitchen and crafts

My Photo
I'm a 40yr. old mother of 1. I've been married for 19 years to a wonderful man, Kevin. We have one son together named Chase who is 14. We live in a small town in Arkansas and have a dog named Sassy, a cat named Coco and now a chinchilla, Tiki. My husband is a Database Administrator and I have my own business called Kristen's Creations where I make and sell a variety of crafts. I worked in a shop as a floral designer for 15 yrs. until it closed. My former boss decided to retire and lease out her building. I enjoy crafting, decorating, and hanging out with my family. E-mail me at Kristenscreations@hotmail.com

To subscribe through email, add your email address below.

You are welcome to pin anything from my blog

Follow Me on Pinterest

Total Pageviews



The tip junkie featured my snowman mesh wreath!

homemade crafts

Popular Posts

BlogCatalog

Decorating Blogs - BlogCatalog Blog Directory

Sassy Girl

Sassy Girl

Cock a doodle doo!!

Cock a doodle doo!!

Wish we were here!

Wish we were here!

blog ranking

Lifestyle Blogs - Blog Rankings

Blog List

  • We have had a lot going on around our house this past week. But we have tried to spend time focusing on the reason behind Easter this week. We love R...
    2 hours ago
  • Out of pocket for awhile. Be back in a week or so. Hope you all are enjoying a beautiful spring. :)
    2 hours ago
  • Today is a really special treat for me, I get to Show Off one of my favorite people and her home. Jen at City Farmhouse totally captivated me the first ti...
    3 hours ago
  • I felt bad not sharing any features last week at my linky party so now I have gathered a bunch of Easter inspiration to share from the talented folks who t...
    5 hours ago
  • The days are getting warmer and I’m already planning my outdoor projects. I was so happy to see all the fabulous ideas linked up this week! Check out these...
    8 hours ago
  • If you have been reading my blog for a while, you know how much I love Houston interior designers - they are the ones who inspired me all those years...
    8 hours ago
  • Are you ready for an AWESOME giveaway!? We're helping Fearlessly Creative Mammas celebrate their first anniversary - and that means you have a chance to ...
    11 hours ago
  • [image: MSI_5794] It was a packed day. I started cleaning as I was getting ready for the day. I’m sure I’m not the only super-multi-tasker who tries to ...
    13 hours ago
  • [image: The English Country House by Mary Miers]The English Country Houseby Mary Miers Read the full article
    16 hours ago
  • Hello and Good Friday to you! I hope you have a lovely weekend planned, whether it be activities with your family or just relaxing. :) I had a cute East...
    1 day ago
  • Filling up your child’s Easter basket can get really pricey and may I say sugary too. If you are looking for a practically free gift idea you have come t...
    1 day ago
  • Everywhere I look, I see flowers. Pansies, daffodils, forsythia. It's spring in Tennessee, a time of renewal and remembrance, a time for planting and dream...
    1 day ago
  • Today I'm sharing a little LAST MINUTE EASTER INSPIRATION! Most of these ideas are easy and don't take a whole lot of time... and can be used for this...
    1 day ago
  • I love to see an old house renovated, especially if it looks like it is likely to be demolished. Did you see this amazing restoration in Mississippi, sh...
    1 day ago
  • Glorious Good Friday to you! I'm *Rita C, from the blog 'Panoply'*, and my top five list centers around garden essentials. I'm strictly a landscape gar...
    1 day ago
  • It was just a typical day. After dropping off the kiddos at school, I set out to run a few errands. As usual, I saved Trader Joe’s for last. It’s kind ...
    1 day ago
  • [image: foyer-to-dining-room_thumb.jpg] While in Nashville a couple of weeks ago, we not only visited the HGTV Smart House, but we also had dinner at a del...
    1 day ago
  • Welcome to this week's edition of Frugal Friday! So glad you could join me! Because it's Easter week....for my Frugal Round-up, I thought I'd share a few ...
    1 day ago
  • My husband and I are preparing for Easter Sunday. Our family will be here enjoying time together and remembering what Jesus has done for us. We enjoy all...
    1 day ago
  • “Flea Market Friday” I know I have been a little absent of late… but there is so much to be done now that the weather has warmed. It’s Good Friday, which...
    1 day ago
  • I'm visiting my friend Joy on Tybee Island and today we headed over to Savannah to have lunch at Mrs. Wilkes' Boarding House. Dining at Mrs. Wilkes is one...
    1 day ago
  • Hi there again! I'm Shayna from The Wood Grain Cottage and I'm back to share another project with you. I don't know about you, but I really love unique lig...
    2 days ago
  • I’ve added a new bunny to the warren here at my house. Thanks to my sister, Jeanine, at Okio B Designs, who pinned one of the bunnies made by Carol Ann ...
    2 days ago
  • 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 ...
    2 days ago
  • ** More site security issues again today, we’re working on it, I will an have update soon, thank you for your emails and patience! I love the daily conve...
    2 days ago
  • Hi friends...I know I said I wasn't going to be doing another post this week, but after making a trip to the grocery store and picking up my favorite flow...
    2 days ago
  • Lights in the garden are just like lights inside our homes. They add ambiance to the space, and in my life that is a necessary element. Yesterday I fo...
    2 days ago
  • [image: CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT Pottery Barn Inspired Easter Tablescape]Easter is almost here and I have finally put the finishing touches on my holi...
    3 days ago
  • *Easter time is one of the most marvelous* *times of the year when life returns and* *flowers bloom and we celebrate* *Christ's resurrection.* *Today's t...
    3 days ago
  • Greetings, friends !! Hard to believe that Easter is already upon us. As much as I know I've complained about winter dragging on and on, this year also se...
    4 days ago
  • Happy Tax Day! Hopefully it isn't a painful one for you!! I thought I would share some of the freebies you can get from companies today to make you fe...
    4 days ago
  • Properly Softened Butter - ButterYum Here's a quick tip that will help ensure your baking projects turn out well. When a recipe calls for softened butter...
    4 days ago
  • Hello Everyone! Have I told you lately how awesome my husband is? I pick up twin head boards here and there when I see them at a good price. Look at w...
    4 days ago
  • ....it was time to call it a day.. Last night, PH's eldest grandson got married. Would you believe we actually got out on the dance floor..and my sweet hu...
    4 days ago
  • Hi everyone. I have a fabulous giveaway for you! Farragoz has generously offered one of my readers a 12 month online furniture painting course where you ...
    5 days ago
  • My dear friends and followers, I just wanted to give you a little update. I have been MIA because we are away. Joe and I left on March 14 for a vacation in...
    1 week ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones. Well, you know how it is...things don't stay the same too long around our homes. I thought I'd do something different to my lawyer bookshe...
    1 week ago
  • Be it little, a foyer is a first impression. It is the runway of things to come. Lets just say ours needed some love y'all. It rocked the birdcages.....
    1 week ago
  • Well today it is! Some blog friends and I have dedided that you should have some good ol’ cash in your pocket and spend to your heart’s delight. Or don’t s...
    2 weeks ago
  • Just for a little bit I am going to take a break from Tootsie Time. If you are looking to enter the Friday party…go to the post just below this one…or cl...
    4 weeks ago
  • Hello Lovlies, You are cordially invited to join me at my new blog, Larkspur Interiors. WHEN: Now! WHERE: www.larkspurinteriors.com R.S.V.P.: Not necessa...
    5 weeks ago
  • *Today, I want to share my dining area/family room. This is the side of the house that we spend the most time in. Join me as I take you on the tour.* *Here ...
    1 month ago
  • Dear Mr P, Its hard to believe it's been a month I said my final goodbye to you, each and every minute has been filled with memories. Continue reading... ...
    1 month ago
  • Hey there everyone!! THANK YOU so much to everyone who responded to me after my post this weekend! Meant so much! But I wanted to do a 2nd little post t...
    2 months ago
  • *ALAT PEMBESAR PENIS* - Adalah Salah satu Penemuan spektakuler abad ini untuk terapi pembesaran penis tercepat, sudah banyak di buktikan oleh hampir 98% pr...
    3 months ago
  • On the twelve days of Christmas, My true Love gave to me..... *December 14, 2009* Dearest Dave, I went to the door today, and the post man delivered a par...
    4 months ago
  • I LOVE decorating and my favorite holiday to decorate for is Christmas. Last Christmas I created this sign.... I had so many people see mine and want one....
    5 months ago
  • *Hello!!!! Thank you for visiting!!! BPB has NEW PRETTY home! Click the link below my photo and you will be redirected to the new si...
    5 months ago
  • I've been busy creating very special MiMi Turkey tops for little girls - I decided that I wanted to create a Grandmother Turkey that is gray - so I could ...
    5 months ago
  • It's here, the day I haven't been looking forward to. The first day of middle school!! The end of our lazy summer, lazy year for that matter. Homeschooling...
    8 months ago
  • It's Friday once again. Can you believe it? And it's time for another great house tour. Today we're snooping around Jenna's home at Rain On A Tin Roof. ...
    8 months ago
  • *A day filled with frustration, a scary day beyond belief.* *No way I can possibly answer each one of you but your words and prayers have literally kept us...
    8 months ago
  • Hello Friends! Long time no post! I hope you are all doing well. I've missed you! It's been almost five months since I posted anything on my blog. No partic...
    10 months ago
  • I’ll be honest…it wasn’t intentional, but it WAS fantastic. Am I done for good? I don’t know, but I suspect I am. In the mean time, I’ll be busy doing this...
    1 year ago
  • Anonymous has left a new comment on your post "Oscar Pick": *Why make fun of someone you do not even know. It is sad when you try so hard to be someone you...
    1 year ago
  • *This blog has been so neglected this year for many reasons, but mainly because LIFE JUST HAPPENS....I am sorry I did not fill it with more tree pictures. ...
    1 year ago
  • I have a secret....... And it's a dirty little one..... I have been living in shame for some time with something I dared not mention... For fear of being...
    1 year ago
  • The Finished Product Well, it's been awhile since I've been on here. Don't know why, just busy I guess. I went back to work full time so that doesn't lea...
    1 year ago
  • * * Hello my friends...I hope you're having a fabulous day! * Ohhh boy...I am having sooo much fun revisiting a few of my past autumn posts. I really do lov...
    1 year ago
  • Projects, projects, do they ever end? lol There is always something to add to the list, isn't there? I had wanted to add bead board to the ends of our ...
    1 year ago
  • Are you looking for a festive adult beverage to serve your guests for the 4th of July? [image: DSCN4230_281] This one will get some ohhhs and ahhhs and it...
    1 year ago
  • Seems I have the hardest time getting this house all decorated the way I want….or do I….sometimes I just really feel CONTENT and really don’t feel the ne...
    2 years ago
  • Wow, how time flies?!?! This time of year is busy for everyone, that I know, but this year has been an even more busy and hectic (and let’s add “flat ou...
    2 years ago
  • [image: DSC00081] [image: DSC00082] [image: DSC00083] I found the antique book at one of my favorite stores in McKinney, Texas called SMITTEN! I have...
    3 years ago
  • Why does the confining upgrade grade the disorder?
    3 years ago

Designed By: