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Party In Your PJ's #260

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Welcome back to Party In Your PJs where your posts will be seen on three different blogs each week.  I hope you find something that inspires you and you share something to inspire others! 

We are looking for another person to co-host Party In Your PJ's.  It's a lot of fun and we'd love to have you!  If you are interested, please contact Nina:  nina@grandmaideas.com 


Let's meet the Co-Hosts: Nina @ Grandma Ideas Facebook // Pinterest // Twitter
Lynda @ Review, Chews, & How-Tos Facebook // Pinterest // Twitter // Instagram
Ann @ The Apple Street Cottage Facebook // Pinterest // Instagram


This week I shared my DIY Garden Lights.

This is an easy and inexpensive way to add lights to your garden!

Here are my features:
This One is for Me - Bijou Bead Boutique
Upcycled Faux Cement Planter - Coastal Bohemian

Stop by to learn the details of each of these projects!


Make sure you visit the other Co-hosts at their blogs.  We each  choose our own features.

I can't wait to see what you have …

Welcome to the Pig Pen!

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A few weeks ago, my friend, Kim at Exquisitely Unremarkable had  this adorable pig pot hanger as a giveaway.  Since I have been collecting pigs for more than thirty years, I entered ..........and won! Thanks, Kim!
Isn't he adorable?   I took this as a sign that it's time to share my pig collection.  Are you ready?
It all started with this guy:
My husband had this bacon press when I met him and I fell in love with it (along with my future husband, of course!)  I started collecting and the larger ones all landed on top of my kitchen cabinets. Welcome to the Pig Pen!  That's the name this area has been affectionately given.  Let's meet the occupants....... Starting on the left is 'Watering Can Pig'.  He was a gift from my kids when they were little and really is a watering can, not that I've ever used him.  I love the hammered metal. Next is 'Farmer Pig' who I found sitting on a shelf in a discount store. I had to take him home, the blue jeans got me! Third …

Party In Your PJ's #259

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Welcome back to Party In Your PJs where your posts will be seen on three different blogs each week.  I hope you find something that inspires you and you share something to inspire others! 

We are looking for another person to co-host Party In Your PJ's.  It's a lot of fun and we'd love to have you!  If you are interested, please contact Nina:  nina@grandmaideas.com 


Let's meet the Co-Hosts: Nina @ Grandma Ideas Facebook // Pinterest // Twitter
Lynda @ Review, Chews, & How-Tos Facebook // Pinterest // Twitter // Instagram
Ann @ The Apple Street Cottage Facebook // Pinterest // Instagram


This week I shared my DIY Garden Lights:
This is an easy and inexpensive way to add lights to your garden!

Here are my features:
Tomato-Basil Tea Sandwiches - 3 Winks Design
I can't wait to try these!

A Unique Nightstand Caddy - Pillar Box Blue
Any Dad would love this gift! Make sure you visit the other Co-hosts at their blogs.  We each  choose our own features.

I can't wait to see what you h…

Garden Lights DIY

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Spring has arrived and the garden is calling.  We've had so much rain that it's been really difficult to get anything done, so we work between the raindrops.  If you remember from last year,  this house had absolutely no gardens.  Everything was overrun with weeds and as we dug, we found old steps, pavers, and coal.  Needless to say, I was anxious to get started this year.  
We have very large - 30 feet - arborvitaes that give us privacy at the back of our property.  I've always thought they'd look pretty with lights in them, so, naturally, I came up with a plan.   I had some Wine Cup Upcycles a few months ago and now I've got a new one!
So far, I've made two of them and they look so pretty at night! Here's how I made them..... You only need a few supplies: Jute twine, a pair of scissors, solar light top (mine was a broken one), and a wine cup.  If you don't have a wine cup, any small jar should work.   Start by cutting 4 pieces of jute, no smaller than 48 in…

Party In Your PJ's #258

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Welcome back to Party In Your PJs where your posts will be seen on three different blogs each week.  I hope you find something that inspires you and you share something to inspire others! 



Let's meet the Co-Hosts: Nina @ Grandma Ideas Facebook // Pinterest // Twitter
Lynda @ Review, Chews, & How-Tos Facebook // Pinterest // Twitter // Instagram
Ann @ The Apple Street Cottage Facebook // Pinterest // Instagram

This week I shared this gift idea:
Be sure to check out the post to see how I made this box. Here are my features:
Making Something Out of Nothing - Debbie Dabble


Sweet Fox Notebook & Pencil Case - Keeping It Real

Make sure you visit the other Co-hosts at their blogs.  We each  choose our own features.

I can't wait to see what you have to share, so let's get the party started!

Rules: Link to your post, not your home page. Link to something YOU made, wrote, or thought. No Etsy or business pages. Link Parties, Roundups, and Giveaways are welcome. Don't link and run! Please visi…