Thursday, December 29, 2011

TOP 10 posts of 2011!!

Happy Thursday friends!!

I was going to wait until next week to put this post together, but I decided to get on board and do it now!!
I began my blog last February and boy oh boy have I learned ALOT!!.....Here we top 10 viewed posts of 2011 & a some extra photos of my favs from my blog...they include
 "the beach & the burbs"
warning:  photo!!



                 $40 beach house dresser redo
for some reason, the photo isn't on the link below to see the post







As I said earlier, I've learned so much this year including how to take some decent pictures...this blog and my potography skills are still a work in progress....Here are a some of my favorite photos & projects from my blog this year:

So that's it friends...a year in review...Cheers & Happy New Year to you all and can't wait to see what 2012 will bring!!
xo, Mariaelena

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  1. Everything is beautiful!! I have an old window almost identical to your first one... once again you have inspired me! So glad our blogs found each other. Happy New Year!!

  2. Gorgeous photos Mariaelena and fabulous projects! I can't even pick a favorite I love them all!! Martina

  3. You decorating and photos are beautiful. You do a wonderful job.
    Wishing you a Happy New Year.

  4. Your photos are just beautiful...keep up the great work! I always enjoy seeing pictures of your pretty home! This was a treat, not overload!!

    Have a beautiful day, Mariaelena!


  5. Wow! Such beautiful and creative ideas! I just found your blog but will clearly be spending some quality time here! LOL
    I'd love to have you share this fabulous post with us at "What's It Wednesday". Hope you can make it.
    Great job!

  6. Gorgeous photos and great inspirational DIY Projects (I love the burlap framed shells! Thanks for sharing, I'm really enjoying following your blog. xoxo

    Have a wonderful new year!!

  7. Beautiful photos! I share your love of the beach and the vintage look. Mine is probably the only beach condo in our complex that is decorated vintage. Your kitchen is gorgeous!

  8. Hi Mariaelena, thanks for sharing these beautiful photographs. My colours. Happy New Year. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris