Saturday, February 10, 2018

Snickerdoodle Link Party and Creative Features

Happy weekend and thanks for joining us!  Any plans for Valentine's Day?  My husband and I actually have to be in Reno that day (I am renewing my BLS/AED certification--pretty good day for that training) so will probably have a nice lunch out.

Please follow your hosts on one or more Social Media Platforms.
Beverly and Gloria Across the Blvd (G+ / Pin / Twitter / FB / Instagram)
Please let us know you’re following from Snickerdoodle Create, Bake, Make. We’d love to follow you back!
We're happy to announce that we will be featuring even more of your wonderful posts. Each week, on all five blogs, you'll find the co-hosts' selections for featured posts in the following categories: Crafts/DIY, Recipes, and Crocheting/Sewing. We will each include the Most Clicked as featured post as well. In addition, you may find other posts being featured, too.
While you're here, we'd love for you to grab our new party button.
Snickerdoodle Create Bake Make Party Button
Pinterest Promotion It's a great way to give you even more exposure!
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Follow all of the co-hosts on Pinterest and then send an email request to join the board to Please include a link to your Pinterest Profile as well as the name of your blog.
If you're featured, please grab our Snickerdoodle Feature Button!
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~On to the Features~
All Features will be pinned to the Snickerdoodle Create, Bake, Make Features Board. We would love for you to pin the features, too. Please pin from the original source!
Embellishmints shared Handmade Juice Box Covers.
I love this printable because it's perfect for all those last minute Valentine's. You don't need anything but colored paper and tape. Get the link to the free printable at
Pan Fried Cinnamon Banana from Dizzy Busy and Hungry.
Front view of pan fried cinnamon bananas stacked in columns and rows on a white plate
Lalka Crochetka has a cute crocheted puppy!

Most Clicked:
Easy valentine craft - make this DIY valentine wreath in under 10 minutes using printable vintage valentines.

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Thank you for partying with us!

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Funtastic Friday 165 and Week Before Valentine's Day

Funtastic Friday 165 Link Party

Happy almost weekend!  Any plans for this weekend?  The weather is beautiful this week in Northern Nevada--65 degrees today and sunny! How is the weather in your area?

Sherry has a Valentine’s Day Link Party going on right now. The theme this year is handmade cards. If you have time, enter the giveaway for a chance to win Kitchfix Grain-Free Granola. Funtastic-Friday-Poster 600

Meet the Funtastic Friday 164 Link Party Hosts

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Do you love bullet journaling or hand lettering but haven't gotten around to mastering it yet? You can finally learn the basic skills you need with this awesome Skillshare class. It IS possible to master hand lettering basics in under an hour. I know because I've done it! #handlettering #lettering #bujo #bulletjournaling #hhm #hhuk #handletter #skillshare

Debra's favorite - Pulled Pork Enchiladas with Sour Cream Sauce @ Cooking with Carlee
The perfect gift for teenagers! Easy to make candy bar wreath.
Michele's favorite - Barbed Wire and Old Lace Hearts @ Fair Meadow Place
Dollar Store Inspired Valentine's Day Pillow
Sherry's favorite - Dollar Store Inspired Valentine's Day Pillows @ Sweet Pea
Print these dinosaur valentines just add a little toy dinosaur or dinosaur sticker!
Cristy's and Donna's favorite - Printable Dinosaur Valentines @ The Scrap Shoppe

Lacie's favorite - You Rock Valentine + Printable @ Busy Being Jennifer

If you’re a featured blogger, please grab a button to place on your blog (right-click on the image and save the image to your computer):
Funtastic-Friday-Featured-Thumbnail1 If you’re linking up and joining the party, please grab a button or link back to Olives & Okra or one of the party hosts (right-click on the image and save the image to your computer):
All features are pinned to Olives & Okra’s Funtastic Friday board.
We will also share your post on social media if sharing buttons are readily available in your post. Help grow the Funtastic Friday link party. Tweet about the party, please!

Disclaimer: By submitting a link to this blog hop, you are giving me permission to share and/or feature your blog post and image on social media and on my blog, Olives & Okra. All links shared will either link back to the blog hop (link party) or to your blog.


  1. Post as many links as you like
  2. Family friendly posts only
  3. Old posts are welcome
  4. Comments are greatly appreciated
  5. Show fellow bloggers link love

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Party in Your PJs 194 and an Amazon Book Giveaway

It's time to Party in Your Pjs!  I don't have my PJs on but that's okay, I can still party.
We love to see your creations each week and it isn't easy just choosing a few to Feature!  Remember, each hosts chooses their own Features for the party so stop by each blog to see if YOU were Featured!

Have you entered our GIVEAWAY for a chance to win an adorable board book for a toddler?  You can check it out HERE.   Giveaway ends February 7, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
 Okay, onto our Features!

These are so cute!  You have to go to Thelma's blog to see ALL the hearts!
Annie's Felt Hearts from Thelma's Days. 

Faeries and Fauna has a Wood Valentine Craft Frame--so cute!
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Cupid Floats are easy and the perfect Valentine's Day drink!
Cupid Floats  

My Mommy World shared these cute and tasty Valentine's Heart Sandwich Cookie recipe. 
Surprise your sweetheart with these easy Valentine's Day cookies. Made of heart-shaped sugar cookies, they are decorated with pink frosting and festive Valentine sprinkles. They are easy to make, but look like gourmet cookies from a fancy bakery! 

Those are my Features for this week!  If you were Featured, please copy and paste a "Featured" button to your blog so everyone knows!

Nina @ Grandma Ideas  

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Lynda @ Reviews, Chews & How-Tos 

  Teresa @ Aging Like a Fine Wine

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