Tags archives: inspiration

Eid Inspiration

Are you still looking for Eid inspiration? There’s still time to whip up something for your loved ones. Here’s some inspiration for ya! You could sit for hours (or days for some) searching ideas on Pinterest. I thought to give you a hand by sharing some of my favorites that I’ve discovered through Pinterest. You can find some more ideas on my Pinterest board as well. Can we say love? I […]

Weekend Activities

Over the weekend I joined my friend Veronica for an Annie Sloan paint demonstration over at Nest Vintage Modern. I haven’t had the opportunity to use Annie Sloan paint yet, but I have seen so many amazing transformations using the paint all over blog land. We both enjoyed the demo; we learned some great tips. After the demo, I was so psyched to find a project that calls for this awesome paint. I […]

Awe-Inspiring Generosity

The second Islamic holiday, Eid al-Adha, was celebrated on Friday October 26. In memory of my grandmother, I made macaroons and passed them out to family, friends, and to some of the people that attended the Eid prayer (the special prayer to commemorate the holiday). Each cookie was packaged individually and included a tag that said In memory of Suraya Hammad. May she be granted the highest level of paradise. I […]

One Awesome Gift!

I did have another fall post for you today, but it has been postponed until Monday. It’s being interrupted for a special post… I just got the most awesome gift that I must share with everyone!! You know how I told you all I have the most amazing friends? Well I really really do! A couple days ago I received this unbelievable and thoughtful gift that left me in awe. […]

Getting Ready for Fall!

I’ve seen quite a few fellow bloggers already preparing for fall… all I’ve got to say to that is… Wait for me!! I oh so love the fall! Hands down it’s my favorite season, and from what I’ve seen and read throughout blog land, I’m not alone! With all the beauty it brings, how can it not be? The falling leaves… the beautiful shades of oranges, yellows, and browns. With all […]

Be Inspired, Inspire Others

Today I want to share with you some cute and creative Teacher Appreciation gifts from fellow bloggers. Get ready for some creativity folks! I was head over heals for Dixie Delights’ picked strawberries gift! The strawberries were freshly picked, packaged using a recycled cherry tomatoes container… and for the finish a cute label that says “I couldn’t have picked a better teacher!” Now, how cute is that? Cute and healthy! […]

Meet Gabriel

Meet my two and half year old nephew Gabriel. Don’t you just want to eat him:P He is the happiest, funniest, sweetest, silliest, smartest, most loving, lovable, friendly little boy I know. He LOVES to socialize and talk and talk and talk! He also gives the best hugs on the planet!! He’s my little buddy whom I love with all my heart! Gabriel was born with Spina Bifida. Before Gabriel, […]

Shutter Inspiration

Hey ya’ll! I don’t have a craft for you today, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been crafting away. As a matter of fact I’ve been working on getting my Etsy shop started. Eek! I’m so excited! I’m finally opening up an Etsy shop! Some of you that have been harassing me to do so are probably shouting at me “It’s about time!” I know I know… it is about […]

Spring Mantel Reveal

The day we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived! Okay, maybe it’s not the day we’ve all been waiting for… but it’s the day that I finally reveal my spring mantel! After all the little sneak peaks, you finally get to see all my projects together… I hope all the anticipation was worth it! Check it out…. I’m always in love with vintage teal, but this time I decided […]

Inspired Projects

Today I have for you two inspired projects. Both of these projects were found at linky parties. I love linky parties because there is so much inspiration and so much to pin! Both of today’s crafts can be found on my Pinterest boards:) The first awesome idea is by Claire at Fellow Fellow. She made votives using fabric and mason jars… of course it was love at first sight! Check […]