/* Header ----------------------------------------------- */ #header-wrapper { width:660px; margin:0 auto 10px; border:1px solid #a7c913; background-color:#ffffff; } #header-inner { background-position: center; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; } #header { margin: 5px; border: 1px solid #a7c913; text-align: center; color:#80FF00; background-color:#ffffff; } #header h1 { margin:5px 5px 0; padding:15px 20px .25em; line-height:1.2em; text-transform:uppercase; letter-spacing:.2em; font: italic normal 266% Georgia, Times, serif; } #header a { color:#80FF00; text-decoration:none; } #header a:hover { color:#80FF00; } #header .description { margin:0 5px 5px; padding:0 20px 15px; max-width:700px; text-transform:uppercase; letter-spacing:.2em; line-height: 1.4em; font: normal normal 78% 'Trebuchet MS', Trebuchet, Arial, Verdana, Sans-serif; color: #a7c913; } #header img { margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; } /* Outer-Wrapper ----------------------------------------------- */ #outer-wrapper { width: 660px; margin:0 auto; padding:10px; text-align:left; font: normal normal 100% Georgia, Serif; } #main-wrapper { width: 410px; float: left; padding: 5px; border:1px solid #a7c913; background-color:#ffffff; word-wrap: break-word; /* fix for long text breaking sidebar float in IE */ overflow: hidden; /* fix for long non-text content breaking IE sidebar float */ } #sidebar-wrapper { width: 220px; float: right; padding: 5px; border:1px solid #a7c913; background-color:#ffffff; word-wrap: break-word; /* fix for long text breaking sidebar float in IE */ overflow: hidden; /* fix for long non-text content breaking IE sidebar float */ } /* Headings ----------------------------------------------- */ h2 { margin:1.5em 0 .75em; font:normal bold 94% Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 1.4em; text-transform:uppercase; letter-spacing:.2em; color:#8cd10f; } /* Posts ----------------------------------------------- */ h2.date-header { margin:1.5em 0 .5em; } .post { margin:.5em 0 1.5em; border-bottom:1px dotted #a7c913; padding-bottom:1.5em; } .post h3 { margin:.25em 0 0; padding:0 0 4px; font-size:140%; font-weight:normal; line-height:1.4em; color:#a7c913; } .post h3 a, .post h3 a:visited, .post h3 strong { display:block; text-decoration:none; color:#a7c913; font-weight:normal; } .post h3 strong, .post h3 a:hover { color:#d10f55; } .post p { margin:0 0 .75em; line-height:1.6em; } .post-footer { margin: .75em 0; color:#8cd10f; text-transform:uppercase; letter-spacing:.1em; font: normal normal 78% 'Trebuchet MS', Trebuchet, Arial, Verdana, Sans-serif; line-height: 1.4em; } .comment-link { margin-left:.6em; } .post img { padding:4px; border:1px solid #a7c913; } .post blockquote { margin:1em 20px; } .post blockquote p { margin:.75em 0; } /* Comments ----------------------------------------------- */ #comments h4 { margin:1em 0; font-weight: bold; line-height: 1.4em; text-transform:uppercase; letter-spacing:.2em; color: #8cd10f; padding: 5px; border:1px solid #a7c913; background-color:#ffffff; } #comments-block { margin:1em 0 1.5em; line-height:1.6em; } #comments-block .comment-author { margin:.5em 0; } #comments-block .comment-body { margin:.25em 0 0; } #comments-block .comment-footer { margin:-.25em 0 2em; line-height: 1.4em; text-transform:uppercase; letter-spacing:.1em; } #comments-block .comment-body p { margin:0 0 .75em; } .deleted-comment { font-style:italic; color:gray; } #blog-pager-newer-link { float: left; } #blog-pager-older-link { float: right; } #blog-pager { text-align: center; } .feed-links { clear: both; line-height: 2.5em; } /* Sidebar Content ----------------------------------------------- */ .sidebar { color: #d10f55; line-height: 1.5em; } .sidebar ul { list-style:none; margin:0 0 0; padding:0 0 0; } .sidebar li { margin:0; padding:0 0 .25em 15px; text-indent:-15px; line-height:1.5em; } .sidebar .widget, .main .widget { border-bottom:1px dotted #a7c913; margin:0 0 1.5em; padding:0 0 1.5em; } .main .Blog { border-bottom-width: 0; } /* Profile ----------------------------------------------- */ .profile-img { float: left; margin: 0 5px 5px 0; padding: 4px; border: 1px solid #a7c913; } .profile-data { margin:0; text-transform:uppercase; letter-spacing:.1em; font: normal normal 78% 'Trebuchet MS', Trebuchet, Arial, Verdana, Sans-serif; color: #8cd10f; font-weight: bold; line-height: 1.6em; } .profile-datablock { margin:.5em 0 .5em; } .profile-textblock { margin: 0.5em 0; line-height: 1.6em; } .profile-link { font: normal normal 78% 'Trebuchet MS', Trebuchet, Arial, Verdana, Sans-serif; text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: .1em; } /* Footer ----------------------------------------------- */ #footer { width:660px; clear:both; margin:0 auto; padding-top:15px; line-height: 1.6em; text-transform:uppercase; letter-spacing:.1em; text-align: center; padding: 5px; border:1px solid #a7c913; background-color:ffffff; } /** Page structure tweaks for layout editor wireframe */ body#layout #header { margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px; } .bloggerPyBar { background-color:#ff6600; color:#114477; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size:10px; text-align:left; font-weigth:bold; padding:2px 2px 2px 6px;} .bloggerPyBar a {color:#9cceff} .pylogo {float:right;padding-right:9px;} -->
CLICK HERE FOR THOUSANDS OF FREE BLOGGER TEMPLATES »

Friday, March 21, 2008

It's Nice To Be Back!

I hadn't been able to post for about a week or more, because we couldn't get online. Our ISP didn't want to acknowledge the problem was in their equipment, and so we were off-line for almost an entire week. Do you know how absolutely C-R-A-Z-E-D that made me? Those of you who know me personally knew it, huh! lol Anyhow, our ISP mysteriously "fixed" our problem when hubby told them we were cancelling them and going with another provider, so I'm B-A-C-K!!! Hooray!!
Cheryl over at Artsy-Fartsy had asked me in a comment what I had been making lately, so I decided to show a little of what I've been up to. Mostly I've been doing florals for a wedding and for our Women's Ministries meetings at church. I also found a pattern for and made these cute little bag/boxes for the last Women's Ministries meeting a week ago.

Here's some of the florals I did for my nephew's wedding back in February:

These are the florals I did for our February Women's Ministries Meeting, with Valentine's Day being the theme for the day.
Other than these events, I was sick for about two weeks, plus hosted a tea for two of my friends from high school (which I posted about already), plus prepared for yesterday's First Day of Spring virtual tea party, hosted by Risa at the ParTeaPlanner. Beginning next week several of us ladies in our Women's Ministries group will embark on the task of making chair covers for all the chairs in the fellowship hall at the church before our May Mother's Day "Paris In Springtime" tea event.
So that's about it for today and getting you all caught up on what's been happening over here at bzplace. O, and this week I started on online course for doing a catering business. I'm very excited about it and have completed the first 2 lessons so far with flying colors! And on the 19th of April, I'll be attending a one-day seminar on balloon decorating. That should be lots of fun, too. Okay, I think I'm all up to date now, so I'll say TTFN and all that jazz! Ya'll come back now, hear?!

P.S. I don't know what I'm doing wrong, but for some reason my pictures and my writing are not coordinating with one another, so you'll have to figure out which pics go with what I'm saying. Sorry!

3 comments:

Coal Miner's Granddaughter said...

Wow! I love the wedding arrangements. Purple is my fave (as if you couldn't tell)! :-)

Eileen said...

Wow those arrangements look gorgeous.Thanks for posting a comment on my blog.

jennifer said...

Your purple decorations are SO pretty! I love the boxes with the purple utensils - very clever.

I hope that you have a Happy Easter.

Jennifer