Monthly Archives: December 2009

3 things to love…

1. Modern Country that I would like to be apart of. 2. My cousin Rachelle’s blog Kenziepoo, which is a finalist in the Kids at Home category for the Homies Awards so you must go vote now!  And also vote for your favorite Home Design blogs here. 3. A Marimekko Clearance sale. via House Of [...]

Excusively Home Giveaway…

Don’t you just love a good giveaway?  The kind that make it worth the time leaving a comment or following the directions given?  Exclusively Home is hosting a year of Giveaways to celebrate the new decade.  Say what??  Yep, one full year of fabulous, make you wanna dance giveaways.  For the month of January they [...]

Les Bois Tuesday: Bella Grano

Today’s Les Bois Tuesday, Bella Grano, is run by a local artist, Trish, who sells everything from pillows to pouches.  She also makes jewelry.  Her airplane necklaces are ADORABLE.  I have to say that my favorite items are the airplane pillows.  I would love a few for my sons room. If you are local, you [...]

Divine Space…

I have been studying homes the last few days and I must say that because I am in such an unclutter mood, homes like the one below, are really inspiring me.  Everything from the simple details to the simple color schemes.  I especially love the pops of color in unexpected places.  And isn’t this particular [...]

2010 advertising…

Simply Grove is now accepting 2010 sponsors. If you are interested in advertising on Simply Grove email me at simplygrove22{at}gmail{dot}com.  If you contact me this week you will receive an early bird discount.

Cleaning and homies…

Do you want to know what I do the week after Christmas and the few days right before the New Year?  I clean!  And organize.  And clean some more.  Do I enjoy cleaning?  Why yes, yes I do!  I still need a few more days to take my beloved white tree down but everything else [...]

Hello…

Just stopping by to say hello! I hope that you all had a great Christmas.  It went by rather quickly for me but regardless it was a great Christmas this year.  My kids had so much fun with all of there cousins and family members.  It was a week to remember. See you all tomorrow [...]

Merry Christmas…

Merry Christmas to all of you!!  I am singing off until next Monday.  I must finish my shopping and enjoy some awaited moments with my family.  Have a super fabulous week with all of your family and friends!  God Bless. My Eden Jo is wishing you a Merry Christmas. My home. BTW, if you tried [...]

Ribbon and Paper DIY…

Here is one last DIY you could attempt this week.  Love it! via going home to roost.

A Must…

“Only 3 more sleeps!” My kids are shouting that consistently today. The excitement is growing immensely in our household. I cant believe that I have only 3 more days to listen to Christmas music and I can enjoy my tree for one more week or so. I must enjoy this time and not rush it….right? [...]

Ideas for Christmas…..Bridgett.

Do you need a last minute gift idea for a special friend or co-worker that maybe you accidentally overlooked?  The talented Bridgett from Perideau Designs made yummy red velvet truffles, packaged them in cute kraft boxes (found here) and made personal tags for each box.  Simple yet so very pretty.  Thanks Bridgett!

Christmas With Iro…

Happy Monday everyone. I hope this week isn’t to crazy for all of you.  I have quite a bit of shopping left but I am confident that I will finish at least by tomorrow…..I hope. To keep us in the festive mood, here is a glimpse into designer and blogger Iro’s home in Frankfurt.  I [...]

Its beginning to look alot like Christmas….

I am sure that a majority of you will be shopping, decorating, baking and possibly crafting this weekend.  It seems like this holiday season flew by faster than a jet.  I am trying to soak in every moment with my children and family.    Tis the season to do alot and give alot. I hope that [...]

Ideas For Christmas….. Jeanette

This is the cutest gingerbread house that I have ever seen!  But I wouldn’t expect anything less from Jeanette of Fryd + Design.  Her eye for detail is always spot on.  I love the colors she chose for this house.  And the variety of candy looks like it came from a stylish candy shop.  I [...]

Ideas For Christmas….. Elizabeth

This is a perfect example of how easy it is to create a simple but gorgeous and easy on the wallet holiday vignette. Elizabeth found these baubles at Good Will, located some glass containers from around the house and filled the containers with all of the colorful baubles.  The faux wood candle holders and faux [...]