Hi there, 52 Mantels readers! I’m just tickled pink that Emily is letting my stop by and say howdy (yes, I am a fellow Texan) to all y’all wonderful folks! Okay, so I don’t actually talk quite that Texan (although I do dearly love my “y’alls”). But, since I do live in Texas, I feel […]

decorating tips

  Hi there, guys! My name is Abbie from:   —where I literally blog about a little bit of everything, with a theme for every day of the week (Try-it Tuesday: tutorials, Wardrobe Wednesday: fashion, Feature Friday FREE-FOR-ALL: where I feature YOU in all your awesomeness at my weekly linky party, etc. etc.). And I […]

Bench Makeover

  Hi there, guys! My name is Abbie from:   —where I literally blog about a little bit of everything, with a theme for every day of the week (Try-it Tuesday: tutorials, Wardrobe Wednesday: fashion, Feature Friday FREE-FOR-ALL: where I feature YOU in all your awesomeness at my weekly linky party, etc. etc.)—and I am […]

scissors and spatulas

Hi there, folks! I’m so excited to be here at Scissors and Spatulas and give Jen mad props for her bravery in having me by for a visit. I’ll try to be on my best behavior. Especially since I LOVE her projects (I’ve still got the supplies to copy her modge podge fabric wallet recover…if […]

Five Things Thursday Linky Party {#6}—Giving hands

I’ve been making a “giving suggestion” every day as part of my participation in: …and Giving Suggestion #5 is: Find a cause that helps children—especially those who are helpless and usually ignored—and give! (your time, your money, your love…anything will do!) Sort of in tandem with that idea, the theme for this week’s: …is Giving […]