Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Toot Your Horn Tuesday - A Little Surgery

So, it's Tuesday again. What kind of fantastic accomplishments can you share?

I'm sitting here on my cozy couch with my feet up. Yep, I'm recuperating from a little outpatient surgery. Nothing to worry about, a few "female" repairs. Just my body telling me to "stop having babies" I think or maybe "you're getting old!"

Either way, I'm under doctor's orders to stay off my feet (generally) for 2 weeks. It's day 5 and I'm already going stir crazy. Did I mention that it's also Spring Break for my kids? AND the weather is absolutely BEAUTIFUL!! The perks....Husband and Mother prepared Easter Dinner! Kids cleaned the house! I'm catching up on all my DVR'd shows! And this will be my view for a while...

You would think that I'd have more time to blog this past week, but that's a big FAIL! I've actually been on the computer a lot, but wasting much too much time of Facebook and Ebay. I bought Glynis some clothes! Yay!

Ok, I'll leave it to you guys now. I'm going out to lunch with a few women from my family, but I plan on coming home to loads of links! Can't wait to see what you are all up to.

Remember to use a link back on your blogs so that we can spread the fun!

Toot Your Horn Tuesday Participants
1. Laundry Room Makeover - How to Paint Stripes
2. A Gift of Encouraging Words
3. Scrabble Art!!
4. Rockin' Deals ~ Pillowcase Dress
5. Design Your Own Giveaway!
7. Dressing up your dress
8. hooded towel tutorial
9. funky glove tute and easter glove refashion
10. Yoli ~ Apron Senorita
11. Saving Money & Living Life (INCREDIBLE Banana Pudding!)
12. framed builder mirror & book wreath @ {show & tell}
13. **Just a touch of SuNsHiNe**
14. festive flower headband - yellow rose of texas
15. Tween Bedroom Makeover @ MarytheKay
16. 2 Sock Monkey Hats~ Choose Color and Size (Newborn-Adult) 4-8
17. a little more Easter {m @ oc cottage}
18. DISH TOWEL CUTLERY CARRIER - a little bit of everything
19. House number project made out my own junk
20. Frozen Raspberry Lemonade Pie
21. GIVEAWAY!!!!
22. Spring Ruffle Tank (So CUTE!!!)
23. SUPER CUTE reversible skirt @ Keeping It Simple
24. FRUIT BOWL @ Keeping It Simple
25. Joan@anythinggoshere~ Redo of Vintage Perfume Bottles
26. Amanda
27. DIY - Diaper Covers, Ruffled
28. All Things Heart and Home~Beachy Painting Technique!
29. Spring/Chick Burlap Runner
30. The Sock Exchange @ The Lemon Tree
31. Gift Wrap Closet @ Dittle Dattle
32. Sunny - Crocheted Doily of The Month - April
33. Side Table Makeover
34. Chocolate Crescents @ Life On Purpose
35. Big Dice @ Lemon Tree
36. Clothespin Art Center
37. Vintage Wall Hanging Redo
38. Our Daily Chocolate:: Sleeping Cat turned Butterfly
39. Personal Masterpieces
40. Teddy Bear Party @ Lemon Tree Creations
41. FAITH-full Front Door
42. Painting Custom Characters for Kids
43. Easy Notepad Tutorial
44. Little Thoughts by LT : Updated Coffee Table
45. What's Old and Rusty @ junkblossoms
46. Lollipop Flowers @ Cheap Chic Home
47. THAT'S a cake? @ Sugar Bananas!
48. New Job Survival Kit
49. Mommy Meal Planners
50. Grocery Shopping Lists
51. DIY Kids Stove
52. DIY Bath Salts
53. Erin @ Lemon Tree Creations-Vintage Clock Face
54. DIY Spring Tablescape!!!
55. Dinosaur Crown
56. No-Fly-Away Tablecloth from Shower Curtain
57. Sandbox to Kids Garden and a gift card giveaway at Yoga Gal!
58. FRESH POPPY DESIGN Grown-up Gift Idea
59. Love Stitched : Fabric Pom Tutorial
60. The White Farmhouse
61. Simple & Sweet Custom Frames
62. My new cloche
63. Storybook Castle Mural on Canvas
64. Finally! A Bargain Find!
65. Kid's Art Smock @ Fun to Craft
66. SPRING BLOCKS - multipurposed
67. Burlap Curtains and Bedskirt @ Black Kats Design
68. Soup Can Facelift @ Attempting Creative
69. Super Moist Toasted Coconut Cake!
70. Vanity before and after and cabinet painting tutorial
71. googiemomma
72. free meal planner download
73. Spring Handbag
74. HOMEMADE SAMOA Girl Scout COOKIES @ Santa's Gift Shoppe (Year Round)
75. Spring tabletop ideas and Tutorial for Party.
77. Spring Cleaning my yard!
78. *Giveaway* and Rocking Chair Redo peppertowne.com
79. kitchen remodel- part 6- the tile dilemma
80. Apothecary Spice Jars @ Made By Stephie
81. Nikki @ KreativeKnack
82. DIY Cake Plate @ KreativeKnack
83. Laura@White Spray Paint
84. Security Envelope Cans
86. Decorate with scrabble letters 3 different ways!
87. Cupcakes made from Cake mix & diet sprite!
88. Birthday Chair Pom Pom&Felt Slip Cover!
89. Shoe/Scarf Organizer - Grace @ RMD
90. Color Roll~Pony Tails&Fish Scales
91. lunch bag @ Pea Pod
92. Shower caps for kids..repost
93. My Frugal Lifestyle {Using Lemonade to Clean your Dishwasher}
94. Silver & blue jewelry@Veronica's Korner
95. Tracey @ raggygirlvintage
96. Kuzak's Closet: DIY Homemade Artisan Bread
97. A few things from the week
98. Fireplace Makeover
99. Trash to Treasure...Literally!
100. Beautiful Retreat in Kenya @ Inspiring Interiors
101. save the date 2 ways
102. Fairies in the Garden @ Creative-Outbursts
103. Peacock Mantle @ Anything that Glitters
104. continuous zipper purse, clutch and headband
105. JCrew Inspired tank @ Create and Delegate
106. Amber: Kitchen Redo/$200 Budget Pt. 1
107. Upcycled Mens Shirt to Ruffled Peasant Top@ Mama Lusco's
108. blueberry white chocolate cheesecake
109. Beauty in my Garden
110. Office Chair makeover
111. Granny's Icebox Cookies!
112. DIY Spring topiary
113. My Dear Trash Hope Chest Re-do
114. The Bunk House
115. menu board @ a girl and a glue gun

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Meet Virginia said...

Thanks so much for hosting such a great party!!


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Sausha said...

thanks for hosting, will be back tomorrow to check out all the projects :)

Sausha @ {show & tell}

becca said...

i hope your recovery goes well. keep resting and enjoy it.

Struggler said...

Hope you feel better! Try to take it easy...

MarytheKay said...

This is my first time to link up--thanks for hosting! I sure am enjoying peeking through your blog. It's a darling design!!

Little Lizard King said...

No fair! You are on the mend during Spring Break with gorgeous weather!! Not fair... hang in there..

Amanda said...

Hope you're feeling well! Thanks for the link party! I love being able to check out everyone's ideas!

glor said...

Hope you're feeling better, do as doc says and rest up!

Kristi said...

Thanks for hosting... browsing the projects now. What a great way to start the day.

Tiffany said...

Thanks for throwing a great party! Can't wait to check out the links!

Amanda said...

I hope you recuperate quickly Leah! At least now you have an excuse to browse blogs LOL Thanks for hosting this week!

Amy said...

Thanks for the link party! Hope the healing goes well & quickly!

Laurie said...

Your blog is precious and I do hope your surgery recovery continues to go well. Thanks for hosting!

Lindsay Thomas said...

I hope you feel better soon!

Kim said...

Glad you're doing well. Isn't it nice to be pampered a bit?

Sugar Bananas said...

Thanks for hosting - feel better soon!

Jenn @ Delicious Ambiguity said...

Thanks so much for hosting. I hope you have a great week!

Katie@Yoga Gal said...

I hope your recovery time goes quickly and smoothly! Thanks for hosting the party this week! :D

Megan said...

Thanks for hosting, can't wait to see all the projects!

The White Farmhouse said...

I hope that all goes well for you. It seems like being on bedrest would be fun, but not with kids around.

Love your blog! I just found you from "Live, laugh, make something". Thank you for hosting the party!

Carmie, the Single Nester said...

Hope you are feeling better!

Alison said...

Thanks so much for hosting... relax and recover soon!!!


Kimberly said...

Your picture makes me want to ditch work and relax in the sun. Ahhh!

Sandra said...

I can't wait to visit some of these lovely sites. Hope you have a smooth recovery.

the momma said...

My first time here! Thanks for hosting!

Santa's Gift Shoppe and Ideas said...

Thanks for hosting a great party again..I'm Barb I hope you get a chance to visit my blog @ santasgiftshoppe.blogspot.com
Also I'm having a Link Party Monday April 12th called "My Creative Space" @ Santa's Gift Shoppe Year Round..Would love you to join in.

Laura said...

Hi Leah-
I hope you recover quickly.
I am new to your blog today, and I have joined in on your Toot Your Horn party.
How much fun.
I am also now a follower.

White Spray Paint

Stephanie - My Frugal Lifestyle said...

Thanks for hosting! Hope you recover soon!

Veronica said...

Just checked out you blog. I love it, great link party.

raggygirlvintage said...

Hi Leah,

I put my name in the box instead of the project name, duh! My first time linking up with you...

Can you change it to read "super-quick super-thrifty cutlery holder" pleeease:-)

Thanks for hosting, hope you don't go crazy resting up. I broke my foot last year and it was so hard to slow down! My sympathies.


Kifus said...

Just relax and take it easy Leah! And once again so grateful you are hosting this party.


Mama Lusco said...

Thanks for hosting!

Greenearth said...

Hope you are feeling better.

Swap Shop said...

Make some crafts and use Swap Shop to sell them FREE

The Path Traveled said...

Please check out my Bunk House that I am thinking about renting out on weekends. Give me your ideas and thoughts.

The Path Traveled said...

Im a genealogy freek....

sareniti said...

Hope your recovery goes well. What do I have to do to stay off my feet for 2 weeks!? :o)