When I stand before God at the end of my life,
I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say,
"I used everything You gave me."
~Erma Bombeck

June 5, 2009

Friday Favorites (6/5/09)

Look at all the great links I found this week!
Erin at $5 dinners posted a great recipe for Round Steak and Mashed Potatoes. Cost for the entire yummy meal was $4.91! She also shared a recipe for Shrimp Kabobs with Creamy Dijon Dill Sauce ($3.95), see, you really need to go and visit her!
Melissa at Bloggin' It shared an idea for entertaining children in her Beans Beans the Magical Fruit post. I've already tried this and it really worked keeping my 3 year old busy!
Lovin' this Simple Card Holder Tutorial from Teri at Big Ideas from a Little Girl. I make alot of card sets for gifts and would love to package them this way!
Teresa at Eclectic Rose shares a recipe for Cream Filled Strawberries while looking for positives on cleaning day. :) They sound simply divine!
Mique at 30 days shares some links to some really cute Digital Downloads. I think I may use the recipe card one.
Marie at Make and Takes shares her idea for Keeping Kids Busy This Summer with her Summer Tub O'Fun. Love this! She also shared a recipe for Creamy and Delicious Baked Potato Salad. Can you say YUMMY!?
Tonya at Currently Crafting shares a how to on Paint Tin Pot Plants. Such a cute idea to do with the little ones.
Robin at All Things Heart and Home shares an Adorable little Coasters ~ DIY! Easy and cute!
Emily at Not So Idle Hands shares a tutorial on Etching Glass. I have been wanting to try this for some time and think that it makes a great gift!
Jill at Controlling My Chaos has printable Chore Charts for the kids. We will definitely be using these with the onset of summer.
That all for now. Have a fabulous weekend!


  1. Friday favorites is the best idea! I go places online all week and loose them! This is great!
    Happy Friday and have a beautiful weekend!
    All Things Heart and Home

  2. Thanks for adding my links. That potato salad is to DIE for!

  3. Aloha Lanie, Thanks for linking me to your Friday Favorites! I'll be back to check out your favorites next week! xo, Teri

  4. Hey Lanie!
    These are some great Friday finds...I can't wait to check out your Etsy shop...and see your adorable creations!
    Thanks for stopping by my blog this morning...Have a GREAT weekend!

  5. It's amazing how much cool information and great ideas there are available in blogland. I just love that everyone is so good to share all the great stuff! And now I better start clicking links!