Archive | May, 2012

{Giveaway} Winner Announced

27 May

Thank you to all who entered the My Memories Giveaway here at Small Fine Print.  I do have a winner to announce now! …. I wish I could insert a drum roll or something more fun than just plain ol’ spitting it out… …maybe if I just keep stalling and inserting new lines like this […]

{Review} My Memories – Welcome Roslyn! {CLOSED}

22 May

{this giveaway is now closed}  I have some very exciting news! First things first- notice ghost town around here this passed week or so? I had my baby! Welcome to the world Roslyn! It was an incredible experience and we are so thrilled to be adding “Ros” to our small, growing family. Her big sister […]


8 May

So, you wanna see more of our Pergola, eh? You asked for it! You’ve seen me mention before that we are first time home buyers, and newly home buyers at that! We’ve been in our home 6 months now. When we first did a walk through, we loved the clean slate back yardwe had: Nothing […]

How To Fold King Size Sheets (Fitted Included)

8 May

My husband worked at a mattress store while in college. He can tell you more about mattresses than you probably want to know. Good news for me, that means we scored on a top of the line mattress (FREE!) while we were “starving college students”. We quickly upgraded from our hand-me-down queen size bed (thank you […]

Dying A Stained Shirt

3 May

I  always say how funny it is that a baby’s first year of life you always back extra clothes because you never know with spit up or spill outs. Then for about a year, you’re free and clear. But the second year, you’re back to packing extra clothes because there is no keeping a kid […]

Pergola Stained

3 May

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Flood Wood Care for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. When we moved into our new (to us but not newly built) house (first time home buyers!!!) the backyard was literally dirt. All dirt. Nothing back there but native Arizona soil. At the time, […]

Cinder Block Above Ground Garden

2 May

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Whitney Farms for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. For those of you who follow me on pinterest have probably seen that one of my backyard to-do’s is a cinderblock above ground garden like this one:   I love how it takes the above […]

Don’tcha Gnome?

1 May

Garden Gnome

A couple weeks ago I showed you my Picket Fence Planter for our front walkway. My first round of planting failed. I think now Arizona has reached the “too hot to start” season and my flowers are not thriving. After a quick browse through Wal-Mart, I found something to put in my planter! Not only […]