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happy Easter!

I hope everyone had a great Easter and everyone remembers why we celebrate Easter! Curtis and I had a great Easter Weekend. We had his Family gathering Saturday. The Richey Easter Egg Hunt. Which is his whole family!! Then Sunday we went to Enon for Easter Service and had  a lovely Easter lunch with my family. It was so good to spend the weekend with family! Also Curtis and I went for a ride on the motorcycle, went up to a tunnel in the mountains. We had to stop there because we were getting to close to NC which we would have to wear helmets. It was a good weekend!

xoxo

Courtney

Also I have a launching date for my new blog!! U can click on the Icon for the new blog or type the address in the web bar. courtneyrevels.blogspot.com (:

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Coming soon

Hey Yall!

I am still here and well!!!!

I will be launching my New blog here soon!!! Hopfuly after Easter if not MAY 1st!!!!! So check back for link and all the juicy details! A lot has happened this past month and I am hoping to share all that with you guys. I will be having cupcake pages, photography, art and everything is going to be very neat and clean!

Hope yall will follow me over!

lots of love

courtney

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Pen-Pals and Egg Salad??

Hey Y’all! How is everyone on the fine Wednesday afternoon?? I am doing great, I have had a good day today, though it has been low-key and relax day… The weather man is calling for rain today… so the clouds are getting dark and I hear a storm coming. So I thought lets do a post before the storm and maybe take a nap (: I love some rainy day nap taken!!! 🙂

Well Today when I checked the mail I had a Pen-Pal letter!! I have also go another one last week… But this one was pink! lol I Have a couple I am going to get mailed out that I written today. I think it is so cool that people are still hand-writing letters. It is so old fashion and neat. 🙂 Miss Kellie has started the whole pen-pal thing… you can go on over there and sign up!! Just click on her name 🙂

Miss Cuppy is the one who sent me this pinky letter (: you can check her blog out too..   Her blog is super cute!

So you are probley thinking where is the egg salad???? Well Last night I made egg Salad which I craving… Odd?? So I made egg salad and Carter watched hoping he would get some! I added tuna to my egg salad to add some meat to it plus I love tuna!! I tried the new Olive Oil Mayo.. which it was pretty tasty for mayo.. Even though it wasn’t Dukes Mayo… hehe. So I took some photos! (:

My yummy Egg salad sandwich!

Carter, the goofy Boxer with his famous Puppy dog face!!

This was me last night waiting for the eggs to cook!

So there you have it!! A lovely post for today. I am still working on my new blog, I am thinking of launching it here pretty soon. Still not sure if I should move all my post over to blogger or I should just start new… Maybe this summer or first of May. Anywho have a great rest of a Wednesday!

XOXO
Courtney!

Me and my love Muffin today before he left for work!! 🙂

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Sneak Peak…

At the new It’s a Southern Thing! Please visit leave a comment or such and let me know what you like to see! Or go ahead and start following if you like! I hope you like what you see.. Going for a new fresh and bright look!

 

 

Thank you!

Courtney

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Creating a New Blog!

Hey Guys! I am making the switcher to a new host which I am going to blogger… I like it because I can be more creative with my blog. I have been having little HTML problems here when it comes to my widgets…. so be patient and I hope you all follow me on over! So look out soon! But in the mean while I will be updating here till the new one is ready!

 

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Pretty in Pink Monday!

Hey Yall!

I am working doing Pretty IN____ Mondays. I think it be a fun posting. I am not sure on how long, I guess intill I run out of ideas! Well today’s is Pretty in Pink Monday!

Some of the things I am going to post are things I would like to have or I think is just plain fun! Today I am going to post a few things and I hope you enjoy. The first thing is a Amy Adair Necklets She is a local jewelry designer and she is very creative. Her stuff reminds me of Besety Johnson. She has an Esty store too.  I am trying to sweet talk Curtis in to getting it for me, it would be a great Valentines’ Gift. 😉

Bubble Pink Electric (: 

 

So I went looking today trying to see what would look cute with this… so I ended up on my new favorite Brand; Be Be and well I found this very pretty classic white shirt.  It has a scoop neck with lace. WEll take a look (:  (click on the pic to enlarge)


Ok the next thing is what every girl loves ROSES! Now who loves it when your love Cupcake bring you home a dozen of  PINK roses? I do!

Cupcake cake pops something I am going to start try to do (: I might do a post on how to make cake pops. Who would like to see that?

 

Well I have been wanting to get my nails done, so I have been looking a nail designs and pink ones of course but I also found this. Its pink and has a cupcake! What a great combo right?

Last but not least I have to inculde the Movie Pretty In Pink!! YOu gotta love this 80’s movie, it is one of my favorites! She is also one of my favorite 80’s actress. She is so pretty and funny, thought Sixteen Candles is my favorite I do believe with her in it!

Well I hope you enjoyed my Pretty IN ____ Monday! You are more than welcome to join me in on this! I am working on a few things first! IF you please let me know by emailing or comment!

thanks yall for reading!

xoxo
Court

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Modern Dog Magazine

Hello my lovelies! Hope everyone had a great weekend!

Yesterday I brought a magazine a dog one. Modern Dog. I have never seen a dog magazine like this before.


There are few things I like to share with you out of the magazine. I have found 3 or so things/ topics that are perfect for my three Pups, Chelsea, Kobie, and Carter. There is also a great story in the mag. that is about Food Allergies. It is a must read! All dog owners need to know about all the different food allergies. It is importnet for our babies to be healthy and free of theses! For a small peek in; At a glance:

  • Some of the breeds most prone to food allergies
    include: Boxer, cocker spaniel, springer spaniel, collie, dalmatian, German shepherd, Lhasa Apso, Miniature schnauzer, retriever, Shar Pei, Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier, Dachshund, and West Highland White Terrier.
  • Most Common Food Allergies
    include: beef, dairy, and wheat.
  • Least common Food Allergies
    are fish and rabbit
  • General Signs and symptoms of allergies
    include: dry itchy skin, excessive scratching or licking, bald patches, a high frequency of hot spots, eat infections, skin infections, diarrhea, and vomiting.

[from Modern Dog; by Elizabeth Pask and Laura Scott; pg. 82. Winter 10-11]

 

Miss Chelsea. I saw this and I thought Chelsea and Carter need this food bowl set. It is super cute! They are both very messy when it come to dinner time. I also think this might help them eat a little slower wouldn’t you think? Here is their website, they come in many different sizes and they even have videos! http://www.neaterfeeder.com/

I love to try some of these products for Kobie, I am not sure he would play with the ball, but the bed and the treats would bed a hit. He loves to lay one something soft and a bed that is made just for his age would be perfect for him!

I saw this and read this and thought of Carter! Running to the door is most favorite thing to do beside chewing on a big dog bone. He has a really bad problem of darting for door when we are want to go outside, letting guest in, or when someone just comes to the door. It is becoming a really bad problem. I read this and it tells you how to teach your dog not to run to the door every time you go the door or answer it. It seems pretty easy, but it going to take some time I see. But I willing to try it and I hope it works!! I will keep you updated on it, if yall like.

I have one thing to share and then I am going to call it a night I am almost on 500 word count!

A dog photo contest, I am very temped to enter it!!

Well my readers I hope you enjoy this post tonight! I had fun writing it!! Also don’t forget about my 2 year Giveaway!!! Please enter if you can I know you will enjoy it! Thank you and love you all!!!

xoxo
Courtney! 🙂

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2 Year Blog Anniversary and Give Away!

Hello my lovelies! I hope you are enjoying your new year! I am sitting here watching the Green Bay Packer and then I realized it is my 2 year blog anniversary! So I thought about doing a little Give away for all the lovely readers and a little survey.  But 1st I want to write about the past 2 years that I have been blogging, and what I want and need out of the lovely new year! I hope to set some goals and see new places and meet new people.

During 2009 and 2010 I have noticed going back that I wrote a lot more and it was a little more personal. And lets not forget very random. I think that what makes a more real life blog and that it is written by a real life person. I went back to read to try see which was my favorite post and/or  meaningful post, but I couldn’t choose just one.  So I have picked two one from 2009 and 2010. ( years linked to read the posts) Since its 2011 I would like to do new things to my blog and write about different topics than before. So here is a list of things I like to do/see for 2011, on my blog.

  1. have more crafty things.
  2. photography work
  3. recipe post
  4. have a once a week post about one certain type of topic.  ( ideas?)
  5. Guest Bloggers
  6. Blog parties
  7. try to do more daily posting

hmm… I have a feeling this is going to be a good blogging year!! Ok Now who is ready for the give away!!??

How to enter: Answer my little survey; Below there is some questions I like for you all to answer, you can either email me the answers at: courtneyrevels@gmail.com or comment the answers. The steps: Answer survey and leave a comment saying that you like to enter. I would  like for you to be a regular reader to enter.  To enter twice: blog about the give away or do a Facebook post and comment again with the link.  ( you can use my button and/or the give away one.) The winner will be choosen random.  ( when commenting please make sure your email is active because I will be emailing the winner info)

It’s a Southern Thing Survey:

  1. What do you like most about blogging?
  2. What do you hope for out of the new year?
  3. What are your favorite type of blogs?
  4. What would you like to see from this blog this new year?
  5. What you like to see more of?
  6. How did you find my blog?

Ok thats it! Now what are you entering for?? This is what you will be getting: A Purple Flower candle holder with a Raspberry Grape Tealight. With a Cupcakes Blue Chiffon Anti. Bact. hand gel from Bath and Body Works! All will come in a little pink bag!! 🙂  A great little gift to one of my lucky lovely readers!  I will post the winner number and name on Jan. 10th.


Here is a Button you can use if, you choose to enter twice and link it back to me. (:

Thank you and love yall!

Courtney!

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Busy Holiday!

It has and still a busy time for me! Sorry I haven’t Posted anything, I have not forgotten about my lovely readers! My mom is in town from Maine along with my little brother Adrian. I hope everyone has had a wonderful Christmas and soon to be New Years eve!!!

I hope to be back soon, so look out for a post! Also I will be doing a post for Trashy Betty! Link is on the right, look for it Friday! Thank you and love you all dearly!

 

xoxo
Court! 🙂

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New Little Project.

Hi! 
I am starting up something that I think will be fun, and just something little to do on the side. I am going to start playing around with CSS code to work with my blog, I want to make it more me. I also making banners/ headers in photoshop. My English teacher was telling my about something that is real easy to do, but I forgot what it is called. It started with a G it like photoshop. Anyways. Today in English class I had to make a logo and I didn’t want to use just any old logo from word or powerpoint. So I had my photoshop on my thumb drive so I started playing around on it. Which it turned out pretty cute, which its very basic. but Chic. So my teacher is wanting me to make her a header. banner for her blog. She wants Italy theme with words embellish on it. So I am going to start working hers.  I am going to start posting what I come up with and process and everything, just I am going to need some help. I want you my readers to get the word out about my little project to bloggers. I am doing this for the bloggers that are tried of the boring old headers/ banners and want something new.  

As you can see that my banner now is a care bear. I am thinking of adding something cute to it. but I dont know yet. I might just start something new all together. 

This is the one i am using for class...

This is the one i am using for class...

made smaller just for space on post. So what do you think? Its just one small start. This is just some of the basic i can do. the more I do as soon as I post them.  

My Teachers blog http://tracilawrence.blogspot.com/

this is the 1st one i came up with.

this is the 1st one i came up with.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

one little update before I go to the readers of my last post, i am not going back to Ana she won’t be happy but I am just going to do a low cal diet. I update on diet page….

 

Court<3

 

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