Friday, April 20, 2012

Pinterest #21

Happy Friday! Ready for some Pinterest-provided eye candy? Let's begin.

Sometimes I play a game with Hubsey called "Guess What I Like In This Picture." I usually grill him about the Crate & Barrel catalog, so he was nice and prepared last night when I busted this image out. (For the record, I dig the beams and silver-trays-as-artwork. And the floors. Basically all of it.)


Now that my hair is getting Rapunzel-esque, I've been investigating real hairstyles to keep it out of my face while I work on my drafting final. This one is especially lovely:


We tried a new recipe over the weekend (since it's one of my goals to cook more this year), Thai chicken enchiladas. Not bad, but the sauce wasn't spicy enough for us:


This is a tutorial for making an iPad case out of some old fabric and a bubble envelope. I think a slightly smaller size would be good for a Kindle, too. If I try it, I'll be sure to let you know:


I found this kitchen makeover yesterday and it should be the #1 example people cite when sharing The Power of Paint. The only things they replaced were the appliances (whaaaat!), everything else just got a fresh coat:


So what neat-o stuff did you find on Pinterest this week? Or anywhere on the web, since I don't want to play favorites? Have any fun weekend plans? I have a bridal expo on Sunday at a historical venue, which I'm excited to see. I'll let you know how it goes!

14 comments:

  1. Love all of these! That kitchen remodel is beautiful...I love that floor. The best thing I that I pinned this week was a Strawberry Basil Sangria...I think I'm going to whip it up this weekend. Enjoy your bridal expo. Megan

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  2. I also love those beams in that first photo! I'm also really into counter height tables as dining room tables and hope to have one someday.

    I blogged about a cocktail I pinned and tried!

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  3. The enchiladas look fabulous! We love spicy food as well, so I may haveto spice up the sauce.
    Found your blog through blogging buddies! Your newest follower!

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  4. Love the hairstyle! I'm always looking for new things to do with my hair. You're right that it's amazing what a fresh coat of paint does. I hope that the expo goes well!

    Link up your Friday Feature with me!

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  5. Great kitchen makeover, love the light color!
    Cool hairstyle too!
    I found a lot of things on pinterest....hard to choose as I don't know how many I pinned and repinned...it has become an addiction...but a good one:)

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  6. love this post! i really want to try those enchiladas, that hair do is gorgeous, AND i'm amazed by that before + after interior!

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  7. I am so playing that game with my husband when he gets home from tour. PS yay, Pinterest!

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  8. Those enchiladas look so tasty! I wish I could do cool stuff to my hair. All I can do is a bun. Not exciting.
    Good luck with the bridal expo!!

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  9. LOVE those wood floors!
    And those enchiladas look amazing!
    I hope you try the Kindle case and let us know how it goes...sounds like a great idea to use the bubble mailer!
    Good luck at your Bridal Fair this weekend!

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  10. love that top image!! Pinterest is so much fun isnt it? - visual beauty all around!!
    all the best with the Bridalexpo...have fun!

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  11. I love the kitchen makeover, it makes me want to redo my kitchen. Good Pinterest finds.
    Valerie
    Everyday Inspired

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  12. Love that kitchen make-over!!! Very inspiring. My house needs a fresh coat of paint and I'm always looking for ideas. Love your blog! I'm a new follower.

    http://shannonhearts.blogspot.com/

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