October 5, 2012

Blog Swap!

Guess what! This is my first ever blog swap!! My new friend Amanda is going to be posting here today, and I am posting some seriously yummy Orange Almond Muffins at her place. (Thank you, Amanda!) I love her style, and she has some projects going that I am absolutely going to try! Go see!
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Hello! I am Amanda and I blog at mommy is coocoo.

I'm thrilled to be doing a blog swap with April  today!

~ My blog is all about fun! ~

Whether you are laughing about the realities of marriage and motherhood or being inspired to make your everyday surroundings lovely, regardless of your budget. I'd like to share a few projects near and dear to my heart.  I hope these project inspires you!

You'll definitely want to check out Nanny's Coffee Tables-here.

~Red and Blue Chandelier~

~Black and Hot Pink Damask~

My Peacock Blue Kitchen Table

See what the table used to look like and my
How to Glaze Furniture Tutorial here 

~ My Antique Door ~
 now Free-Standing Door w Mirror
~ a  ($20) fairytale before & after story ~

Read here to see how I turned it from this to this...

You might also enjoy my hoop wall art.

with fabric remnants.

~My book wreath~

~Decoupage Anna Maria Horner Dresser~

~my families priceless artwork ~
{notice how Mr. coocoo and I are holding hands!  wow!  something good is sinking in}

Read here about how you can turn your kids drawings into treasures you'll be able to keep forever.

Thank you so much for swapping with me today April.  This coocoo momma couldn't be more grateful.  If you like to see more of my projects or learn more about the whole coocoo family head on over to mommy is coocoo!


  1. I LOVE this stuff! So fun! I may not be that daring, but it certainly inspires me to add some punch to my home. I especially like the book wreath, and fabric circles. I've always had a passion for beautiful fabric. Thanks for the swap, April. I like it!

  2. Wowowowow!

    Have fabulous are those, I wish I had the talent to make sure things, I must pop over to your blog and give it a follow see if I can pick up some handy hints on bits for my new place once I have moved.

    Thank you both! xx


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