Thursday, March 1, 2012

A Special Day --- Homemaking Link-Up Weekend & Pink Saturday

Welcome to my Pink Saturday friends!  I'm excited to be Beverly's Featured Blogger today! 

Check out Pink Saturday---what a blessing that community has been to me!

It's been a happy week around the Coller house!  Miss Avalon Grace turned 3 years old on Thursday!

We did a Raggedy Ann theme.
It's always a special day when Grandma Christy comes to visit!
I made Avalon this cute Raggedy Ann tote bag for her books!
In other news, sweet Kynthia Joy is just about crawling!
And...I got some cool mail!  Check out this envelope dressed up like a tea bag...adorable!
I got this sweet bunch of goodies from harleygirl at Just a Country Girl.  I first met her through SwapBot.com and she's since become a good blogging friend too!  Thanks so much for bringing a little spring to my front door!  Take a minute, if you can, and stop by her blog to say Hi!




Did you know my March Giveaway Jubilee is going on RIGHT NOW?  Did you know I'm giving away 4 great prizes (one of them being a Etsy-wide gift certificate)!!  There are others who are offering giveaways too and more will join up throughout the month. Click the button below to check it out and YOU could be a winner! :) 
Spring Giveaway 

Jubilee

So...now it's time for the Homemaking Link-Up Weekend!  Several people have asked me if their post "counts" as homemaking.  When I set up this party, I tried to pick a very broad topic.  To me, anything you do that has even the remotest connection to your home/family/food/gifts/yard/crafts ETC is acceptable.  In fact, anything is acceptable...as long as it's not X-rated!  So, join up! I'd love to have you! Also linking with:


















Thursday Favorite Things Tip Junkie handmade projects

24 comments:

  1. Happy Birthday, Ms. Avalon Grace! She is so pretty and so is your baby. Congrats on getting the package and goodies....Christine

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  2. Hi Sarah,
    A special "Hello" to the Birthday Girl, Miss Avalon Grace....a pretty name for a pretty little girl.
    I like the Raggedy Ann cake and bag.
    How good the baby will be crawling soon....time goes so fast.
    God Bless
    Barb from Australia

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  3. Happy Birthday to a pretty Avalon Grace. Such a sweet child. And her little sister has the cutest baby cheeks ever! I love Raggedy Ann and Andy..what a neat book bag. Lookes like she had a great party!
    Kindredly,
    Shirley

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  4. I miss my girls, and everyone else. I love the things you made. What a fun birthday. :)

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  5. Aw, thanks, glad you like it. :) And Happy Birthday to the little one. Great photos!

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  6. Visiting from Beverly's Pink Saturday. What lovely children (and Grandma looks good also!) I have always loved Raggedy Ann. In fact, that is all I wanted for Christmas when I was 14! Happy Pink Saturday!

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  7. What beautiful children. You are so blessed to have two! Happy Birthday to the Birthday Girl. xo Nancy

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  8. Such sweet pictures of your children! Congratulations on being featured on Pink Saturday!
    Hugs, Cindy

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  9. What a cute little birthday girl. The little crawler is awfully cute too! Hopped over from Beverlys. Congrats on the feature. What a fun package from a nice friend!
    Hugs,
    Jann

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  10. A very sweet and precious child. I do believe she celebrated her birthday in style.

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  11. That is such a cute theme! Very fun. :) We have some Raggedy Ann and Andy dolls my grandma made for me when I was little. Sounds like I may have to steal your idea for future birthday party!

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  12. Hi Sarah, Your blog is just adorable! I love the owls on your side board and the Raggedy Anne theme party for Avalon Grace is too cute! Precious family, you are so blessed, HPS Marcia

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  13. Give that gorgeous DD of yours a kiss and say HappY BiRthDaY from me too!

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  14. Happy Birthday to Avalon Grace - a beautiful name for a beautiful little girl. I love your gift to her - sweet and thoughtful. Happy Pink Saturday to you... Dru

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  15. Good morning Sarah, Happy birthday for your darling Avalon Grace. I know her Raggedy Ann and Andy party was very special for all of you.

    Congrats for being featured on Pink Saturday. Your blog is delightful. I will be back to check out your giveaway party.

    Pink Saturday is the best blog party out there. Beverly and I are dear friends for over 40 years. She is the reason I blog.
    Have a wonderful weekend.
    Hugs, Jeanne

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  16. Hi Sarah
    I wanted to visit you and wish you a Happy Pink Saturday and congratulations on being your Pink Saturday spot.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  17. Happy Pink Saturday!
    It is always nice to see what each lovely lady is up to...and the creativity that flows...I pray that you all have a blessed week !
    Please come by my blog anytime...I love having you!
    God Bless......Kandy

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  18. Gorgeous! Visiting from Pink Saturday, mine is Pink Mink Blankets, please come and see. Have a blessed weekend!

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  19. happy birthday to miss avalon and way to go to miss kynthia! what a lovely family! congrats on being beverly's featured blogger. happy pink saturday and many blessings to you and yours. xo

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  20. Gorgeous little girl and great Annie doll cake!
    Lila via Swap-bot

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  21. I love that theme!!! I love that tote... its sew cute! :) Looks like she enjoyed her party!!!

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  22. Sarah,
    I wanted to offer Congrats for being featured on last week's Pink Saturday!!
    Also your 2 little ones featured in this post are such cuties!!
    Thanks so much for hosting!!

    Hugs,
    Debbie

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  23. What a sweet birthday girl. I love the way your friend wrapped your gift, so cute! Thank you for linking up to the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop linky party. Hugs and wishes for a beautiful week ahead. P.S. The new giveaway started :-)

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  24. Happy Pink Saturday, Sarah. I hope you enjoyed being the featured participant.

    Your little birthday girl is adorable. I know she must have loved her special day celebration. And, your little one is a beauty, too.

    You always amaze me. Life is good, isn't it?!♥

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