Best of 2011 at Magnolia Lane

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We hope everyone had a wonderful holiday! Didn't it go fast? This is a great week across "Blogland", as "Best Of" parties start popping up all over the place. As I read through some other favorite blogs, I started thinking of what I (we) might post here as the "Best of 2011" from Magnolia Lane.  I … [Read more...]

Kitchen Redo Reveal–Part 2

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UPDATE:  Read about the magazine feature for this kitchen HERE!   Hi there, everyone--I'm laughing as I write this, because I know that if you've seen part 1 of my kitchen reveal on the DIY Showoff or Here on 11 Magnolia Lane, then it probably seems that not more than a few weeks have … [Read more...]

Season of Giving: The final 4 Days and Recap!

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I cannot believe that my Season of Giving is over!!  I am not sure if I feel a bit relieved that I completed my goal or sad that I don't have a daily purpose anymore?  This has been such an amazing journey!!  I think this experience showed me just how much I have and how selfish I can be at times.   … [Read more...]

11 Magnolia Lane’s Best Holiday Home Tour EVER–Part 2!!

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  Pin It Remember that I left you hanging in the Audrey Hepburn room last time?  Well, as promised, here's part 2 of the tour of my friend Andrea's amazing home in Ft. Campbell, Kentucky.  You can take a look at Part 1 of her holiday home tour here.  Just a reminder, this is military … [Read more...]

Season of Giving: Day’s 14-19

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Days 14-19:  A Collaborative Effort. I really thought I would be listing a new act of kindness daily but this past week has been dedicated to emailing, following up, collecting, gathering, labeling, wrapping, buying and delivering gifts to an additional 20 women and children in need here in … [Read more...]

Magnolia Lane’s Best Holiday Home Tour EVER!

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Pin It I can say what I did in the title because it's not my house, so it's not bragging! This house belongs to my good friend, Andrea. She's one of my favorite flea market and yard sale buddies and she's also a proud military wife, like I am. She has an absolutely incredible sense of style and … [Read more...]

Season of Giving: Day 8-13

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WOW- what a week here at 11 Magnolia Lane.  We have been working really hard on our "24 Days of Giving" but I have to say, last week was hard.  One of the programs I choose to support this holiday season was to provide gifts for children in Fauquier Social Services.  I partnered up with a good … [Read more...]

PEACE Garland (Thanks to my Mother-in-law)

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  I wanted to post this adorable craft that my mother-in-law created.  She recently moved to VA so I guess she wanted to explore the new flora and fauna of the VA countryside :).  She has a huge yard with an abundance of natural elements to choose from.  As you can see in the photo above, … [Read more...]

Christmas on the Porch & Decorating Contest

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Last night was the Outdoor Decorating Contest in my neighborhood (and party), it was such a great time! The builder hosted an amazing event at the model home here, and rented a "Hummer" limo to drive us girls through the neighborhood to vote on our favorite "holiday" home. With a cash prize of $500 … [Read more...]

Season of Giving: December 4th, 5th & 6th…

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Hi everyone, Soooo... how are you all doing with your Random Acts of Kindness? Things have been moving along here at 11 Magnolia Lane and we have really been enjoying all your comments, support and idea's.  I do apologize for the delay but my grandmother passed away last week.  I had to take a … [Read more...]

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