Happy Monday everyone! I hope that you had a wonderful weekend. The end of last week and the beginning of this weekend was busy, busy in the Sew Creative household. On Thursday, Bean and I went to a Kids Cooking Camp hosted by the BC Blueberry Council. We learned how to make a bunch of kid friendly recipes using beautiful, BC Blueberries.
On Friday, Tara from Suburble and I hosted our 2nd West Coast Creative Co event. We hung out with 17 incredible Vancouver area lifestyle bloggers, at 4 Cats Kerrisdale and made Van Gogh inspired paintings together! We were introduced to some fabulous companies including Mandala Sky, Haywire Wine, Milestones, Plaid Crafts, Royal Design Studio, Pick Your Plum, Counting Sheep Coffee and Presidents Choice.
On Saturday morning I headed to the Vancouver Aquarium to get a media tour of the new aquarium expansion. They also treated us to a sampling of Ocean Wise canapes which were out of this world! Pan Seared Scallops in a bacon emulsion anyone? Yum!
The rest of the weekend was spent prepping for the BlogHer conference in San Jose! I leave tomorrow and am so excited to go. To keep track of my trip to California and get glimpses into all of the other fun stuff I’m up to follow Sew Creative on Instagram.
Do you know what the best part of Monday’s is? The Be Awesome Link Party of course! This week we are mixing things up a bit. Each week one of our fabulous hosts is going to pick out their favorite links from the week before and then all 8 bloggers will feature those picks on their site.
As a reminder, the fabulous Be Awesome co-hosts are: Angie of Echoes of Laughter, Virginia of Fynes Designs, Julie of Sober Julie, Me (Crystal of Sew Creative), Joanna of A Pretty Life in the Suburbs, Tara of Suburble, Stacey of This Lil Piglet and Shauna of Satori Design for Living. That’s a lot of bang for your link party buck.
This week’s features were chosen by Angie from Echoes of Laughter.
Check out these fabulous projects that Angie picked as her favorites from last week’s Be Awesome Link Party:
Fajita Night By Life Is A Party
Pool Deck Makeover by Small Home Big Start
Vintage Summer Postcard Candles from Crafty Lumberjacks
Scrap Wood Sail Boat by AKA Designs
I loved all of these fabulous projects!
And here what some of our hostesses have been up to this week:
Watermelon Lemonade Cool Treats by Virginia from Fynes Designs
Grilled Peaches from Julie at Sober Julie
DIY Water Spray Table from Crystal at Sew Creative
5 Tips For Creating A Glamping Tent from Angie at Echoes of Laughter
Like what you see on Sew Creative? Pinning our recipes and craft projects, commenting on our posts, following us on Pinterest, Twitter & Facebook and subscribing (in the box in the side bar towards the top in the right hand column) mean a lot to us.
Now it’s Be Awesome Linky Party time!
There are just a few rules before we get started:
1. Please link to a specific post, not your home page.
2. Please link up your own work/creativity/projects only.
3. Please link back to this party with a text link in your post.
4. No links to promote giveaways, link parties or shops.
5. Please no duplicate links. Only post a project to a party once, not the same one every week.
6. This party starts Monday @6pm EST & ends Wednesday night.
7. By entering a link, you’re giving us permission to feature an image on our blogs or Facebook pages. Proper credit & links will always be given.
Ready? Set? Let’s party!
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