Monthly Archives: January 2016

My favorite, Magnolia Wreaths! If you love these my friend Kathy with Lola etc can hook you up.   Tobacco baskets.  Love them. Have to have them. My friend Kathy of Lola etc. Love these leather bags.   Paint inspiration! Love these girls set up!   Check out the old washing machine they used for […]

After Kathy and I left Magnolia Market in Waco with my head in the clouds, we were headed  to Dallas for the Home and Gift show. For those of you who haven’t been there before, let me just say it’s not for the faint of heart.  To get things done and to see most of […]

My good friend, Kathy and I were headed to the Dallas market from Louisiana.  We decided on the way there we would take a detour and stop in Waco, Texas to visit the Magnolia Market.  I have been a huge fan of Fixer Upper from the very beginning.  I tape the shows and watch them […]

Those of you who know me, know that I am a serial entrepreneur.  I’ve had two businesses that had brick and mortar buildings.  I sold real estate for 10 years and I’ve had many at home businesses.  It’s just what I do!  I love to create something out of nothing. I’ve been blogging for years. […]

Why I chose Heirloom Traditions Paint Company     Chic & Shabby Collections opened in July of 2015 here in our little town of Franklin, Louisiana.  It is an antique/gift shop.  The store is located on our Main Street in the heart of our historic downtown.  When I heard that Betty Veeder was starting this […]

Looking forward to 2016 I am so looking forward to some changes on my blog, my brand, my business, and my life. But first things first….. Your blog should be a reflection of your life and today I am feeling under the weather, throat is starting to feel inflamed, I’m tired just not feeling that […]