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Stephanie
I am a wife and mother of two teenage daughters. I have an in-home childcare business.
Interests: gardening, arts and crafts, antique collecting
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Hi there ! I can't believe it's mid February already ? I couldn't be more thrilled about that fact as I sit here in bed while looking out my window where I see a little snow, sleet and freezing rain........ Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2016 at The Spanish Dahlia
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My signature pink tutu wreath that's adorned with glass pink mini bulbs, vintage ribbon and vintage millinery. Notice that little somebody ???? Sissy Love Love the sunlight my daughter bedroom gets in the morning..... Lastly, here is one type of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2016 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi friends !!! Happy New Year !!! Wow, have I missed you all and blogging..... I am sorry I haven't blogged since last spring, I must admit.... Hopefully you are still on board and didn't leave me. I have had... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2016 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi all ! How has everyone been these past few months ? I am so sorry I haven't blogged since September. I do have a great excuse though if your willing to believe me. I got a brand new lap... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2015 at The Spanish Dahlia
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This is my little living room. I love to play dress up with my furniture, and the lighting that day was just right ! This is a new lace lamp shade from www.shabbychic.com. LOVE It ! I also bought this... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2014 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi friends! Hope everyone is well. I have had quite the summer, lots of family and friends who came together to meet and have created life long friends with some awesome people. One of the best times I've had is... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi friends ! Just wanted to share some pictures and to tell you Ive been well and very much having a great summer. As usual, summer is flying by and soon again I'll have to send my baby off to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi everyone, I 'm alive and more than well !!!! I must confess..... I've been a very naughty blogger !!!! Please forgive me, I have have had many important things going on in my life and all are really wonderful... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2014 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi friends ! Hope you all enjoyed The Colloseum pictures I took. Mere words cannot describe how overwhelming we all felt to be standing there in one of the Seven Wonders Of The World !!!!! So much history took place... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at The Spanish Dahlia
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The amazing Arno River on The Pontevechio in Florence, Italy After climbing abou 9 flights of stairs, we made it to Tasha's apartment!!!!! Yes, Jim and I were totally winded when we got walked inside !! Tasha is in fabulous... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2014 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Can't wait to get this beautiful one of a kind flower crown that my dear friend Rachel Pallas made for me!!!!!! Rachel creates thee most gorgeous crowns you'll ever see ! Real quick blog post to walk down memory lane... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2014 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Loving the rose towel from Jan, its the little things that make a house a home. This IPhone case was a gift from my Secret Santa. On Jim's side of the family we do a Secret Santa and this was... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi dear friends ! How have you all been ? I hope you have had many blessings and are full of joy and peace. This Christmas is quite different for me because Tasha isn't here to spend with. So there's... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi Laurie girl !!! Aww , I'm so happy you love how I changed things up with some old pillow covers I sewed ! I'm especially excited to create a Christmasy vignette for my new mantel!!!! Next weekend the tree's going up. !!!! Yay. ! Such a magical time of year. ! Especially wonderful for me because I have little ones to see how they light up with all the festivities and holiday traditions all around ! Thank you so much for visiting me dear friend. ! Xoxo ~ Steph
Toggle Commented Nov 20, 2013 on Hi Friends !!!! at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi there my dear friends ! Hope all is well in your world ! Seems like Jim and I have been non stop and now it's time to quiet things down and finally enjoy the fruits of our hard earned... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi and happy almost Halloween friends ! Not much Halloween decor around my house this year ! For the exception of my annual Halloween party I throw for the children I care for tomorrow. Anyway, been super busy with all... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi friends !!!!! I know it's been awhile hasn't it ? Please know that I've missed you !!!!! I hope you haven't forgotten me..... Lots been going on at the Bradley casa as usual ! Tasha is doing fabulous and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi everyone ! It's so hard to believe that summer is coming to an end and we are off to another school year for so many. One of thee most amazing opportunities has come to my daughter Tasha this year... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Thank you so much Vicky! You are always so kind and positive ! I always very much enjoy photographing my daughters. Such a lovely thing for me as much as them. Being a mom of two grown daughter's is a major blessing to me. I am so proud to be their mama. Have a great weekend. XO~ Stephanie
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Thank you so much Laurie Shoemaker! I really appreciate your kind heart ! You are such a blessing !!!! So funny we have the same florentine box, love them so much !!!! Hope you have a great 3 day weekend. I know I'm going too. Starting with a John Mayer / Phil Phillips concert tonight. Can't wait!!!! XOXO~ Stephanie
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Hellllllooooooooo friends !!!! Yes , it's me !!!! I'm still here as busy as ever but had a few spare moments to share what I've been up to. Every year in August the quaint country farm town called Madison Boukville... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi lovely friends ! I know..... I haven't posted in so long and I am so sorry ! I'm just having one of those summer's where so many things are going on !!!! For those of you who'd like to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Hi everyone, hope your enjoying the summer so far ! Jim and I have been up to our ears in major projects and trying to survive this massive heatwave we've been going through!!!!! Feels like forever since my last post,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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My garden tour of the summer of 2013 begins here... This is what us die hard gardeners LIVE FOR ! As you step out my back patio door, you'll walk almost straight back about 30 feet, turn the corner, your... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia
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Notice anything different ? Last Saturday a couple lovely friends of mine and I went to the " Country Living Show " in Rhinebeck, New York. I bought this pillow, some antique lace napkins, a cowboy hat, and couple other... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2013 at The Spanish Dahlia