Thursday, October 1, 2009

my kitchen on facebook

That's my kitchen re-do on the Facebook page of 100 Decorating Ideas!

I myself am not on Facebook. I recently submitted before/after photos to BHG's 100 decorating ideas under $100 magazine and was asked if they could instead use them on their Facebook page. Of course!

I don't know much about Facebook but can't imagine finding time for it because of course, I wouldn't want it to take away from my blogging time, which lately has not been easy to find. Anyway, if you're on Facebook, check it out. Sorry for the rambling: afternoon coffee?

Who knows, I may start a Facebook account after all. Are you on Facebook?


How many times have I said Facebook in this post?! LOL
No more p.m. coffee for me!


Pansy Cottage Girl said...

Hi Tinker~
Congrats! I'm still waiting for youto come do my kitchen! have a great day.

Vicki said...

Hi, Elyse,
Congratulations on being featured on facebook!! I am not a participant on facebook, but I know a lot of people who do participate. I am going to go over and take a look. I also looked at your prior post and loved the idea of the rose wreath suspended by ribbons. I would like to give that a try. Thank you so much for stopping by Bunny Cottage today. Have a good rest of the week. Vicki

Ana said...

Hi Elyse,
That is so cool. Your kitchen is on the Facebook page! I have a facebook account. Can't wait to go check it out. Oh! And I love your little cup. Too Cute! Have a great 1st day of October.


koralee said...

Wow...congratulations my dear...I remember this post..amazing job and your kitchen is my dream kitchen!

Julie Harward said...

That is wonderful, yo must have been thrilled! Yes I am on FB...come join the fun! (I have a FB badge on my blog, just click on it and it will take you to my place, then click on fan, that you want to be my friend)

Lori said...

Elyse, that is SO cool!!! congratulations!!! woo hoo:)
i am not on facebook...i would rather spend my time visiting on blogs...

Claudia said...

Whoo! Whoo! Congratulations! I will check it out. I am FB. Husband encouraged me to do it when I was going to be away from home. It has been a great way for me to reconnect with many, many former students and old theater friends - plus family and new friends! It is fun - but I try to just check in briefly every day.


Scrap for Joy said...

Hi Elyse~ I didn't know 100 ideas under $100 was on Facebook. I love that magazine. I can always find something useful. How nice that they featured your cute kitchen! Your blog is always a fun place to visit! ~Joyce

Unknown said...

Congratulations Elyse!!!! This is wonderful! I love your kitchen so much and you are so inspiring! I am not on Facebook either and dont think I could find the time, lol! But maybe one day. I am so happy for you!
Love ya,

Lisa said...

Your kitchen rocks and you, my dear, are a rock star.:)

Beth Gales said...

Great to see you on FB! I personally love FB and it doesn't really take up that much time! Think about it! it is a great business tool.

aimee said...

how cool! i am so happy for you. i love that mug. it is so pretty .

debi said...

Hahaha! You're so funny!
Congrats for getting your kitchen on BHG Facebook page! How exciting!
I'm on Facebook, I'll have to go check it out.

stefanie said...

your famous... i know what you mean, i don't know how people find time

Anonymous said...

Heartiest Congratulations friend!! Where have I been? I didn't even know there were things like this on facebook! And I haven't ever seen your bedroom- did you do a blog entry about it as I would love to see more details!!

I do hope you will stay our sweet and humble Elyse after being "found" and famous now !!


Theresa said...

Hey Elyse, I am on facebook but only read and not much writing. Blogging is what I prefer but will certainly check your redo out! Have a blessed day!

Anonymous said...

Oh fun! Congratulations! I'll have to look it up!

Yes, I facebook. I love it! I've moved so much that it's a wonderful way to stay in touch and FIND people! I don't do any quizes or play the games and such, it's more like glorified e mail for me.

Sandy Shirley said...

Yes, I'm on FB and will check out your kitchen redo! Facebook doesn't take anymore time than checking your e-mail unless you play games, which I don't.

Mo said...

Congratulations! Your kitchen is fabulous in person too!

Brenda Pruitt said...

Well congratulations, Elyse! No, I'm not on Facebook. Like you, I know it would take away from my blogging time and reading blogs, and I scarcely have time enough for all that anyway. The people who engage in these other social groups, I often find, end up not blogging as much. Because you can't be everywhere at one time. So I don't want to overload myself by joining!

lucey said...

I think I've seen your kitchen makeover in one of the glossy magazine's recently? Didn't know there were thing's like that on facebook hun I'll have a look. Love Lucey x

cupcake studio said...

Elyse, your "new" kitchen looks grand!

XUE said...

Hi Elyse! Congratulations on this!

Happy zhōng qiū jié (中秋節) too! Today (3rd Oct), take time to admire the moon as it's mid-autumn & our Mooncake/Lantern Fest. Time to eat a mooncake & carry a lantern!
- xue

Vintage Lizzie said...

WOO HOO!!!!...Congrats Sweetie!!!!...It looks GREAT!!!....and I think Facebook thinks that you can NEVER say Facebook too many times!!!...HA!!!

{oc cottage} said...

Woooooooooooooo Hoooooooooooooooooo!

m ^..^

Unknown said...

Congratulations Elyse. I love that before an after. I wanted to thank you for your lovely package, it arrived and I featured you on my Pink Saturday post. I love all of your designs.

Happy day.


Unknown said...

Feel free to take any of the images. They are on flickr, so if you would like the clothespins with the ballet slippers please feel free. Your things always inspire me.


Regina said...

Pretty blog!

Anonymous said...

Woo hoo! :O

Let me know if you join FB - I can't bring myself to do it just yet!


Bethany said...

That's neato!
Hey Elyse, think about running some kind of cottagey, craft class at the library after the holidays? We'll pay you 25 bucks and you can charge like 5 bucks a person or whatever for the class.
Facebook DOES sometimes take away from blogging time, but only if you let it. It's a nice way to stay in touch with people and it's really casual. You can comment or not comment, so I don't think it would fret you too much. It's works well for people who don't have the attention span for blogs. People comment on my facebook who never ever would visit or comment on my blog and that's okay.
I think you'll like it.

Cathy said...

Hi Elyse

WAY TO GO GIRLFRIEND. That is such exciting news. Thanks for stopping by my blog. I am off to Disney to celebrate 10 years with hubby tomorrow. Yippeeeeeee.

Have a great week.

xo Cathy

Traci said...

Way to go Elyse! That's exciting. I'am on Facebook it is a lot of fun to catch up with old friends from school and such. You should give it a go! Have a nice weekend! Tarci

Lisa said...

How cool! I'll run over and look! I am on facebook. I got on to look up high school friends, and have been using it to keep up with people I used to work with and even added in some blogger friends. A new study said you keep up your intelligence by keeping up with so many friends on Facebook. You can get cool updates from your favorite brands and stores. I got free Starbucks Ice Cream!
I'm off to look at your kitchen!
Hugs, Lisa

Anne Fannie said...

Hi Elyse
Congratulations on being featured on Facebook. I love facebook. It is a great way for me to keep in touch with my kids and grandkids. I have also had friends from high school find me after all these years! You must open an account, you will not regret it!

LiLi M. said...

Cool!! Congrats!

I have a tiny page on facebook, I guess only my name. I was once invited, but finally I decided not putting any effort in it other wise I might grow on my computer! I have just the same reasons as you, I love to blog.
Enjoy your Sunday!

Its So Very Cheri said...

How cool so proud of you. Your redo is worthy of the cover.

coem put your name in for my give-a-way

Maryjane~Sweet Sassy Sadie Lee's Granddaughter said...

Congratulatons sweet Elyse! Your kitchen is an inspiration and how wonderful to share it! Great make-over! I do not do Facebook either! I would never get of the computer if I did! LOL!

Love you,