Well, I survived girl’s camp! Barely! I actually got back last Wednesday, but it has taken me this long to stop falling asleep mid-sentence and feel somewhat normal again. I hope you had a great week and that you also enjoyed the freaky bear lamp, which totally reminded me that it’s time to start accepting submissions for
More details to come, but for now, feel free to send in an original picture of your ugly lamp to Betterafter@live.com with the subject line “Ugly Lamp Contest.” Check out last year’s contenders here, here and here, and the grand prize winner here.
And in before and after news, check out this adorable candy stand that Lindsay from Pillow Thoughts made for her daughter Lexi’s 1st birthday party. How memorable is that? Well, ok, Lexi probably won’t remember it, (the one downfall of fabulous 1st birthday parties), but I bet her guests were talking about it for weeks! And who says you couldn’t whip this thing out at family gatherings throughout the year? Thanksgiving dinner candy stand? That’s what I’m talking about.