Friday, February 10, 2012

Hearts About the House


There's nothing very amazing about these pictures I'm sharing today...it's all just book pages, glitter and hearts.  I had so much fun with decorating for Valentine's day in simple little ways this year.


{these chocolates are already - ahem - long gone :}





Made these cardboard glitter hearts last year.  You can see they're a little worse for wear, but still happy.


A favorite hymn.

 

Favorite people.




I adore these little mailboxes from Target's dollar section, but even more I love how my sister is using them "mail" little love notes to her kiddos everyday this month.  You can read about her wonderful lovely idea {HERE}.   I'm looking forward to writing my kiddos notes for the next week.



It's such a sweet holiday!  I love having all the hearts about our home.  They really are lovely, little reminders to just love one another.  
 

Definitely contemplating keeping them up year round...at least a couple hearts. :)

12 comments:

  1. Your house looks lovely and those chocolates would not have lasted a day in my house either! You have inspired me to decorate a little more. I have been crafting and baking, but have little up for decoration yet! Gosh, if I make it to Target I will look for the little mailboxes...how sweet!
    I am also putting that verse on my chalboard. Love it:)!

    ~Julia

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  2. sister, do you know that your first real post was almost exactly a year ago...and it was of your valentine decorations too! happy anniversary. the world is a much better place with everyday lovely around! ;)

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  3. I love the simplicity! The heart garland and glitter hearts are just too precious!

    Allyson
    http://cupcakescandycanes.blogspot.com

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  4. You take the most beautiful photos--makes every post look so special. I also love the words to that hymn. As soon as I read them I realized that I sang those words with my college choir--they were set to classical music, and now I'm humming it to myself. Great memory--thanks!

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  5. Just lovely! I would also wish to keep those sweet hearts up all year :) Happy weekend, Cailan.

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  6. Such beautiful decore - I am inspired now! :) Happy weekend to you!

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  7. Been awhile since I stopped by. Had to come check out what loveliness you have been up to. Beautifulness as usual. Love the colors of those little mailboxes...so sweet!

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  8. I love all your "heart" decorations..I'm sure your family feels very loved.

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  9. Its so amazing .. so CUTE.. love it.. :)

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  10. Thanks for stopping by the other day...the returns are sadly still in the trunk of my car...time for a Target run! Your photography is beautiful and so is your home! So glad to know about your blog and totally excited to be your newest follower! Xo, Aimee

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  11. Love all these pictures -- even if you think there is nothing too amazing about them. Such sweet + simple decorations. I love them all!

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