Strawberry Shortcake French Toast

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Don't forget to visit our Giveaways page--we've got three wonderful giveaways running right now! Ingredients Angel Food Cake cut into sticks  (I purchased loaf from my local grocery's store bakery department) 2 Eggs, beaten 1/2 tsp vanilla 1/4 cup milk 2 tbsp butter Fresh … [Read more...]

My Front Entryway, Updated for Spring (Plus a Pillow Dilemma)

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Don't forget to visit our Giveaways page--we've got three wonderful giveaways running right now!  Last week, I posted on our Facebook page that I left the house for the grocery store and somehow found myself leaving Home Goods a couple of hours later with $100 in throw pillows…but no toilet … [Read more...]

Spring Home Tour {Kick-Off!} with Bliss@Home

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We are SO excited for today! It's the beginning of a new feature here at 11 Magnolia Lane. We've shown you our homes, and now we'd like to give you a peak into some of our favorite blogger homes. So be sure to stop by on Sundays this spring for our Spring Open House Home Tour, we're sure you'll find … [Read more...]

Spring on the Porch

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Just popping in to share some pictures of my front porch updated for Spring...now almost summer! We have been looking forward to warm weather to be able to use this space as living space. Our home sits on the edge of a sand quarry turned fresh-water lake, so we love our view. We have waited all … [Read more...]

Kentucky Derby Inspiration Board

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I wanted to share some inspiration as the 87th running of the world famous Virginia Gold Cup Steeplechase Race is this coming weekend here in Virginia.   It is also the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby, and quite possibly the unveiling of the next triple crown winner.  Although I will not be … [Read more...]

Bible Study Brunch {Easy Entertaining}

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This post will kick of a new series here at 11 Magnolia Lane called "Easy Entertaining," which will offer our menus, recipes and tips to easily pull together events in your home. This spring I volunteered to host a Bible study. I am really excited to have such a wonderful group of ladies come into … [Read more...]

Pretending to be Supermodels…

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Have you noticed our new look? Thanks to some amazing photography of the three of us by Jessica Oatman, we have a new Blog header and have freshened up our “About Us” page. We had such a great time working with Jessica. She really listened to our ideas, and spent time talking about what we hoped … [Read more...]

Easy, Knock-off Monogrammed Frames

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  I have always loved these frames by Marye Kelley. This one was a special gift and it matches the décor in my house perfectly. Recently I was organizing my office and I found these craft frames I had tucked away. I knew I could very easily make some more frames similar to the pricier Marye … [Read more...]

April Showers Bring May Flowers: My Front Door Easter Makeover

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I am so excited to see all the spring flowers in full bloom and our cherry tree blossoming.  Spring is here and the Easter Bunny is on its way (at least that is what my kids keep telling me).  I wanted to update my outdoor Easter decor this year and create a festive spring welcome for all our … [Read more...]

Easter Mantel Decor

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Easter is right around the corner and everyone in my house is very excited. My 3-year old daughter asks me every day "Is the Easter Bunny is coming TODAY?! " Easter is among my favorite holidays. I love the pastel decor, the celebration of resurrection and new life and the fresh, easter dresses (!) … [Read more...]

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