Photobucket     Photobucket        

Monday, August 15, 2011

First Day Of School

Chase started the sixth grade today! He had a good day and was happy to see all of his friends. He got two wonderful teachers so I'm sure he will have a great year. I can't believe he is almost in Jr. High! Wow! Time is just flying by...


Have a great Tuesday!

9 comments:

Michele Smith said...

Oh man...its that time again! I wish summer break could last! Glad he had a great first day! My boy starts next week.

Thank you for the comment.
(btw I would love it if you could make me a rooster tassel..hope I'm not too late!)

EliFla said...

The first day of school is always so excited!!! .... I'm sure it 's going to be a great year for your son!! Hugs, Flavia

Confessions of a Plate Addict said...

He's getting so big, Kristen...and he is as handsome as ever! My little grandson (although I can't call him little any more) started 5th this year and I went over to see him get on the bus. One day he will be driving to school and thinking I'm silly to come over to see him pull out of the driveway! lol Happy week!...hugs...Debbie

Denise said...

We start next Monday, Kristen will be in 5th grade, can't believe she's starting middle school next year! We find out who her teacher is on Thursday night.
I hope all the kids have a great year.

Janet said...

Sixth grade is such a great time! And a great time to feel. No worries about the worries or a few years later and all. He is such a handsome young man! Gee he will knock all the girls socks off! (he prolly already is!) xx

Shelia said...

Oh, Kristen, Chase is grown! He's so cute and it's really hard to think school is already starting! I do remember my kids first days of school - they were just so excited!
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Lynne (lynnesgiftsfromtheheart) said...

Kristen, he's growing into such a young man. My grandson starts the 6th grade next week as well. Where does the time go to?
hugs ~lynne~

Liz said...

WOW, Chase is so tall...boy did he shoot up this summer! He is so handsome. My girl's think he is CUTE!! ;) We don't go back till Sept. 7th. I hope he has a great year! =) XO ~LIZ

L said...

Seems like the summer went by so fast. I think each year it gets faster and faster! =o)
How cute is he! Is 6th grade not part of jr high in your area? Here grades 6th-8th is considered middle or jr high school.
I hope he has a wonderful year!
~Lu

Featured in Country Woman Magazine fall 2012 for kitchen and crafts

My photo
I'm a 42yr. old mother of 1. I've been married for 21years 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

  • Hair is a woman's crowning glory and there's not a woman I know who doesn't care what her hair looks like. We all care about our hair. Whether it's thick...
    13 minutes ago
  • Welcome to Wow Us Wednesdays! Thanks for all the nice comments yesterday regarding my mom. She was transported on Monday to a better hospital and no surger...
    10 hours ago
  • We didn't have Inspire Me Tuesday last week - instead I hosted the 2017 Spring Home Tour. We had 30 of the most beautiful homes open their doors to share...
    11 hours ago
  • The thin frame round mirror is the wall accent of the moment. It’s popping up everywhere in interiors, I even used one in a recent bathroom remodel and pla...
    14 hours ago
  • I know that many of you come to my blog for furniture makeovers, tutorials, antique finds, and home decorating inspiration, but I couldn’t take a piece o...
    15 hours ago
  • *This light and luscious meringue cake is perfect* *for spring, when you feel the sunshine and the flowers* *burst forth in their gorgeous colors, and you*...
    15 hours ago
  • My kids are getting older and although I miss all of the fun moments when they were small — having tween, teen and young adult children is really fun! I lo...
    17 hours ago
  • Decorating Easter eggs with my kids is definitely one of my favorite past times! I remember buying Easter egg decorating kits from the store and sometime...
    22 hours ago
  • Hi there! It’s me, Julie from redheadcandecorate.com and it’s great to be back this month at the Picket Fence with 6 clever, easy, and affordable repurpo...
    1 day ago
  • new giveaway
    1 day ago
  • *"And suddenly you know:* * it's time to start something new* *and trust in the magic of beginnings."* * -- Meister Eckhart* February - March 2017 All j...
    1 day ago
  • Hi everyone and welcome back to The Scoop! I am extra excited this week because it's my turn to host! Bunnies, carrots and eggs are showing up all over my...
    1 day ago
  • Hey all! I got a late start writing this morning because we started some more demo on the bathroom! I'm *so* stoked. I finished up taking down the wall las...
    1 day ago
  • Hey friends! I know, not much going on here at Poofing the Pillows. Crickets chirping. Dust bunnies rolling around. You get the picture. Do you ever go th...
    1 day ago
  • *Details, details!! What they say about details is so true....... * This week we are suppose to start our entry hall project. I have written about it ...
    1 day ago
  • Well Spring Break has come and gone. I feel like most of the people I know were either at the beach or in New York City or somewhere else fabulous. We ha...
    1 day ago
  • Good morning friends! Saturday was a gorgeous Spring day. The sun was shining and the temps got up to 77 degrees!!!!! We had a memorial mass and luncheon t...
    1 day ago
  • [image: Vintage Clothes Agitator - This Hibbard clothes agitator was used for laundry before washing machines were readily available. virginiasweetpea.com]...
    2 days ago
  • [image: Easter Bunny on the Mantel] Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny decided the twins were old enough to hide eggs this year. About the Author: Grandmother of 6...
    2 days ago
  • Camping in the Sahara Desert, A Moroccan Adventure
    2 days ago
  • Fans of the popular HGTV show “Fixer Upper” will soon be able to get an extra dose of design tips. A new spin-off series called “Fixer Upper: Behind the De...
    5 days ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones! Well I haven't posted in a while and I wanted to thank you for your comments, prayers and good wishes for my Mr. Precious. We have found ...
    1 week ago
  • It's been an eventful last few weeks and months around here. Not only was I busy cleaning up outside I was doing more work on the inside. Working on my hom...
    1 week ago
  • Coconut Hot Chocolate - ButterYumA few weeks ago we were enjoying unseasonably warm temperatures here in Virginia, but this week we've been suffering thro...
    1 week ago
  • Welcome! Today I am addressing a serious topic. I have been getting a lot of emails regarding this specific issue, and thought I would re-post this very...
    2 weeks ago
  • When we first started this very-diy-adventure we call the basement, we knew one thing would be an important decision–the flooring. We considered the who’s,...
    3 weeks ago
  • [image: Five Amazing DIY Succulent Planters] With spring right around the corner it is never too late to think about the flowers that will be filling our ...
    4 weeks ago
  • Happy Friday, friends! Did you get snow this week? I have to say I'm a bit disappointed in the amount of snow we have NOT gotten this year! We usually ha...
    1 month ago
  • I'm really excited today because I've teamed up with my amazing artist sister, Holly Platt, to bring you a new series. *ART-SPIRATION* Holly in her studio...
    1 month ago
  • Valentines are always really easy to find for little kids that love cartoon characters. A quick trip to the store and you are all set. But I always find ...
    1 month ago
  • 2 months ago
  • Have you seen or should I say drooled over all the blogs showing their flocked christmas trees? Well, I can say I drooled...just a bit over them! So much t...
    3 months ago
  • Today. This is our life for now. And boy am I blessed! For those of you new to what's been going on, I will start from the top. It rained... etc... Fo...
    7 months ago
  • Hey y'all! I haven't blogged for awhile, buy y'all know I have to stop in to give my pageant picks! Miss USA 2016 will be crowned this Sunday evening an...
    9 months ago
  • Hello, and Happy Valentine’s Day! I thought I’d share a couple of the Valentine’s I’ve made for my oldest granddaughter (the 5 year old). I used a couple...
    1 year ago
  • Hi there friends... Welcome back to this weeks Share Your Style Party!! ~~~~~ Our host this week is Kelly from The Essence of Home! Take it away Kelly! ...
    1 year ago
  • These closet doors are dreamy!!! *Dream Book Design *turned an unattractive closet door into something I want!!! Learn *how to build a barn door for a...
    1 year ago
  • This Miniature Pewter-Like Teapot with Lid that lifts and tilts is adorable at the height of just 1 1/2 inches tall, and matching teacup, saucer, and disp...
    2 years ago
  • *Hi! I have been decorating for Christmas this week and finished the piano so I wanted to share.This will be a short post, I am working hard to get my hous...
    2 years ago
  • I have been keeping a secret for a few months... and it has been hard not to give it away! Thank goodness I can finally tell you today!!! After 4 1/2 y...
    2 years 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...
    3 years 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. ...
    3 years 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 ...
    4 years ago

Designed By: