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Thursday, October 30, 2014

One Bookshelf Styled Three Ways

This one bookshelf, styled three ways, is such a great piece.
I'm sharing some shelf styling tips along with details of these three looks below.
One Bookshelf Styled Three Ways
I love double duty pieces...but triple duty? Yes, please.
This versatile bookcase has made its way around our house. See how we've really put it to the test. And let me know which way is your fave! 

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

My Day at Bigelow Tea Headquarters

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Bigelow Tea. All opinions are mine alone.

I just love Bigelow Tea. I'm so happy to have had the chance to spend some time at their headquarters immersing myself in everything Bigelow. 
It. Was. Awesome.

My Day at Bigelow Tea Headquarters | A special glimpse into the inner workings of America's favorite tea company.
Bigelow is America's classic, family-owned tea blender. Tea is their passion. It started in 1945, when Ruth Campbell Bigelow created America's first specialty tea, "Constant Comment", and continues today with that same level of commitment. Bigelow is American made by an American Family; an American Company for the American consumer.

I was absolutely honored to be on this trip, both to New York and Connecticut. I'm now in love with the Bigelow Tea company more than ever...it was such an amazing experience seeing firsthand how this company operates. I was beyond impressed. Check out the details below>>>

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Orange and Spice Pound Cake

Thanks so much to Collective Bias, Inc. and Bigelow for inspiring this deliciousness. 
All opinions are mine alone.

This Orange and Spice Pound Cake was inspired by Bigelow's Orange and Spice Tea blend. 
It's the perfect holiday (or anytime) treat.
Orange and Spice Pound Cake | Infused with tea and butter...and deliciousness! | The perfect holiday treat of breakfast.
Not only does this Orange and Spice Pound Cake have Bigelow Tea in it...it also has an entire orange, pureed into it and is topped off with a yummy glaze. Check out the recipe (and its super fun inspiration) below>>>

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Inspiration Monday

Who is ready to be ridiculously inspired? From recipes to projects to FUN, we're constantly amazed by all of the awesomeness linked up here every week. Thank you all for partying with us week in and week out. It just wouldn't be a party without ya! 

This week, here at I Should Be Mopping the Floor, one of my posts was filled with some delicious fall pasta dishes...all of which were linked up to last week's party. Check them out here

To search all of our features and faves, use hashtag #InspirationMonday,
and feel free to follow us all on social media via our blogs. AND, be sure to tweet your links using our #InspirationMonday hashtag, as well. We LOVE retweeting your awesomeness! When you par-tay with us, you're always seen on all seven blogs...but only have to link up to one!

Redhead Can Decorate| | Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom
twelveOeight | What Meegan Makes | Your Homebased Mom 

This weeks features were chosen by Kristi from I Should Be Mopping the Floor.
Check them out below>>>

Friday, October 24, 2014

Free Printable Leftover Labels

These free printable leftover labels are sure to put a smile on your Thanksgiving guests' faces! Fill them up with all of the leftover deliciousness of the special day. Because what's Thanksgiving without yumminess to enjoy later?
Free Printable Leftover Labels for Thanksgiving Yumminess | Two Designs & Two Sizes Available for Instant Download.
 I'm not going to lie. For the last five years that I've hosted the big day, my go to leftover receptacle has been an old Cool Whip container or butter tub. It got the job done. No disrespect to plastic tubs everywhere, but, I've decided to step up my game a bit this year. I created these circular free printable leftover labels to jazz up foil containers. And my foil pans were only four for a dollar at the Dollar Tree {wha, wha!}. I'm stepping up my game without spending much moolah...that's how I roll {wink}. Download your own free printable leftover labels below. They come in two designs and two sizes.