HAPPY NEW YEAR, my lovely blog readers!! Wow, what a crazy journey this past year has been! This was the year that I discovered how much I truly love being the creator behind Love Grows Wild and all the dreams, goals, and aspirations I have for the future… And I have all of YOU to thank for that! You’ve been my biggest cheerleaders, and you brighten each day with your sweet comments. I see all your likes and shares on Facebook, all the pins on Pinterest, and Lord knows I am suuuuuuuuper Instagram obsessed, so I definitely feel the love there too!
Bottom line, I appreciate the time you take out of your day to stop by and see what I’m sharing, and I cannot WAIT to show you what I have in store for 2014!! It’s going to be an amazing year guys, so buckle up and enjoy the ride!
I can’t let today go by without recapping the TOP 10 PROJECTS AND RECIPES OF 2013 voted by YOU, my awesome-sauce readers! You guys have pinned, shared, and liked the heck out of these posts, so let’s take a look at the best of the best this year, starting with… FOOD! (Sorry, guys… my New Year’s diet has begun, so I’m HUNGRY! Lots of DIY loveliness in our top projects countdown at the bottom!)
You guys picked some pretty drool-worthy recipes!
#2 Perfect Sugar Cookie Cut-outs
#5 Slow Cooker Honey Barbecue Chicken Sandwiches
#7 Ham and Cheese Mini Breakfast Pies
#8 Crunchy Romaine Strawberry Salad
#9 Apple Turnovers with Vanilla Glaze
#10 Salted Caramel Pumpkin Parfaits
I do love to cook (and of course eat!), but I’m a DIY girl at heart, and I spend most of my days dreaming up new projects to pretty up my home. Here’s the projects YOU loved most from this year!
#2 How to Make Mason Jar Soap Dispensers
#3 St. Patrick’s Day Scavenger Hunt
#7 How to Decorate on a Budget
#8 DIY Rustic Industrial Chalkboard
#9 How to Instantly Age New Hardware
HAPPY 2014 EVERYONE!
To see behind-the-scenes of Love Grows Wild, make sure to follow along on Instagram! You’ll get sneak peeks at upcoming projects and recipes, snippets of my crazy life with a house full of boys, and one or two obligatory selfies here and there. 🙂
Great projects and recipes, Liz! Your photography is so pretty…makes the food drool-worthy! May your 2014 exceed all your expectations! Blessings to you and your family!
You are so sweet, Nici! Thank you!! Photography has been a very fun, yet frustrating challenge for me this past year, and I’m finally getting where I want to be! Thanks so much for all your kind comments throughout the year! Wishing you a wonderfully blessed 2014 as well!
Such mouthwatering recipes and amazing projects, Liz…what a fabulous 2013 for Love Grows Wild! Can’t wait to see what you have in store for 2014…here’s to another great year! 🙂 Happy New Year!
Yes, cheers to another great year! I’ve been so blessed to meet amazing blog friends like you this year, and I’m thrilled to pieces to have you on my team! P.S. Have I mentioned I’m getting CRAZY excited to meet you at Snap??
What great projects! I can’t wait to look around and see what other things you have done! New follower!
Hi Lisa! SO excited to have you here! I look forward to seeing you around more often!
Great project !!
I would love you to come and share @ Craft, Create & Inspire linky party !!!
Look forward to seeing you there 🙂
A great round-up, Liz! Oh yes, those potatoes — yum! I missed the chili cheese dip, but just pinned for Superbowl.
You’ll love the dip, Amy! My husband wants me to make a big ol’ double batch for Super Bowl Sunday. Thanks so much for your sweet comments!
These are all great! I’m hoping to make the MasonJar soap dispenser today!
Thank you, Amberly!! I love those soap dispensers in my kitchen! I bet they’ll look great in yours too!
Just pinned a bunch of these great ideas!
Thanks for the pins, Jenny! Hugs! 🙂