Best Quote EVER Printable

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Have you guys heard the song Love like Crazy by Lee Brice?  I LOVE that song.  It just speaks to me.  The chorus goes like this: Be a best friend, tell the truth And overuse "I love you" Go to … [Read more...]

Introducting Straight Talk 2

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Straight Talk for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Today I am excited to introduce you to Straight Talk 2.  This is a great cell phone … [Read more...]

Introducing TracFone

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TracFone for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. A while ago I had this text message conversation with my daughter while she was playing … [Read more...]

Best ever tip for getting rid of red stains on carpet

Our book club selection for July/August is: . And now you are going wait…book club?  What does that have to do with removing red stains.  Well let me tell you. Since we are about half way … [Read more...]

I’m Participating

Hello everyone!!  Just wanted to give a heads up that I am participating in the bestest ever blog event!!  {lovely grammar huh?} This is a compilation of 115 blogs all doing … [Read more...]

Guest blogger Cindy from Retro Revival

I’m so excited to introduce Cindy from Retro Revival!!  She was one of the first people who reached out to help with a guest post.  You have to go check out her blog.  It has some of … [Read more...]

Quirky Tip of the Day

  Summer is upon us and I LOVE it.  But one thing I hate is bug bites.  Especially mosquitoes.  The itching drives me crazy.  It’s even worse when my girls get a bite.  … [Read more...]

Yummy Corn chowder

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  I made this recipe the other day and it was super yummy!!  I put it in the crock pot and just let it go.  I know soups aren’t always welcome in the hot summer months.  But using the crock … [Read more...]

Thankful Thursday

I am so Amazed at the wonderful people out there in blog land.  I have had some amazing people offer to guest blog for me as I’m going through this stressful time.  And I can’t thank them … [Read more...]

Quirky Tip of the Day~removing sticky finisher

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So I love using wood stain and finisher, But I absolutely hate what it does to my hands.  That stuff can be very sticky.  And it won’t come off with soap and water or stronger cleaner.  Believe … [Read more...]

craziness~looking for guest bloggers!!

Hi everyone sorry I have been MIA Lately.  We had an emergency and ended up in the E.R. with my 7 year old.  So between all the doctors and follow ups and finding a house and packing and … [Read more...]

July/August Book Club selection


Wait, July/August what?  No I am not loosing my marbles.  I am making a change.  There have been a lot of changes around here recently.  But hopefully this works better.  I’ve had a lot of feedback … [Read more...]

Announcements, Announcements

Ok so I’ve made some big changes here at Measured by the Heart.  I was reading this post by Mandi at Vintage Revivals.  Here’s what she said that got me: Tip #1. LOVE what you are blogging … [Read more...]

Happy Independence Day!!


Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays!!  It is a time of pondering our blessings.  Living in this great country and the BRAVE men and women who sacrifice so much for our freedom!!  There … [Read more...]

star hair in time for the 4th of July

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Here it is, the tutorial for star hair. I got the idea for this hair style from this great website. I get some many comments and questions whenever my girls wear this hair style.  We usually do it for … [Read more...]