Bring it on readers. I love how creative you all are.
It has been a week of inspirational projects and ideas from major renovations to simple recipes, decor projects and blogging hints.
I relish the variety of projects that are linked up here on BeColorful and I looks forward to being inspired and motivated by all of you.
Here are a few of the highlights from this past week's Motivated Monday Linky Party.
You will want to visit all of these links starting with
This post steps us through a front porch restoration. I was amazed at the transformation and attention to detail but I also liked and was intrigued by how she incoporated the feature that allows the reader to scroll over each picture with their cursor to bring up a detailed description of what is occuring in that particular step of the process.
Next up is another remodeling project that also requires a bit of time and skill but the end result was so well worth the effort.
steps us through a dresser to vanity conversion with a simple to follow and comprehend photo tutorial.
Blogging tips are always useful. If you are using Blogger this next post will be especially interesting.
I use Typepad as a blogging service but I have been considering making a change. It seems like Blogger has so much more to offer in the way of personizing and tweaking. I know it would be a big undertaking so I haven't been able to commit to that change yet but this post from
definitely has me thinking about it again.
How cool would it be to have a favicon that matches your blog header. Don't know what a favicon is? Then you definitely need to stop by and read LIndsey's post.
Want something simpler yet? Then how about this quick and tasty potato salad recipe that would be perfect for summer get togethers.
will show you how to dazzle your friends and family with her version.
Next, and this is something we could all also recreate - a delightful and welcoming summer door candy.
This cheery whimsical bicycle embellished wreath
is the perfect nod to summer.
Finally, another easy to do project that makes me think of summer is this jute embellished mirror that was shared with BeColorful readers by
Such a great look that can take on a rustic, nautical, or western vibe depending on your decor.