Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 153

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 153

  Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 153 It’s Time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 153 and I can’t wait to see what you link up this week. ♥ My favorite thing this week is….. this big bag of orders. I don”t want to seem as though I am bragging. It is just such a [read more…]

Adding A Bit Of Living Room Color

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Adding A Bit Of Living Room Color- I like clean lines and minimalist decor and I always add a “pop of color”. But, I thought I would add a bit more color to our living room. Do you remember when I added a touch of turquoise to our living room a while back? If you [read more…]

Holiday Buzy-Ness

gift katherines corner

Holiday Buzy-ness I find myself happily awash with the Christmas spirit and all that comes with it. Decorating, shopping, list making (oh yes, you know I am a list maker) planning, wrapping, baking and all around holiday buzy-ness ( busy as a bee). Add to this the blessing of having one of my shops, Be [read more…]

Shop Spotlights

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Shop Spotlights The shop spotlight series is now at an end. It has been a pleasure sharing all of the wonderful talented artists and their shops with you. Please keep small businesses in mind when you do your shopping. Please join me in congratulating Erin P the winner of the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop [read more…]

Shop Small

shop sign katherines corner

Shop Small Every week here at Katherines Corner I shine the spotlight on  talented independent artists and their shops. Today I remind you of the importance of shopping small. Yes, the big businesses do have theire place. I just ask you to stop and remember the little shop down the road, the Independent artists I [read more…]


spice jars

Storables   I am pleased to introduce you to Storables the newest sponsor of Katherines Corner. Storables owner and founder Dodd Fischer was inspired to open his store by his interest in contemporary Italian design and the consumers desire for housewares, ready to assemble furniture, containers and organizers. Mister Dodd opened his first store near Portland [read more…]

Shop Spotlight Shop Witty

independent artists

Today I am continuing my Independent Artists series by shining the light on Lynet and Gary of Shop Witty. A creative husband and wife team who are working together at home making lovely handmade paper goods. Through Lynet’s resourcefulness they have created a great organizational system for their products and supplies. Lynet said, ” we have [read more…]

Shop Spotlight Simply Creative Suzanne Carillo

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Shop Spotlight Simply Creative Suzanne Carillo Today I am shining the light on the talented Suzanne Carillo. She is a self taught artist, designer and illustrator who finds her creative spark often inspired by her muse, a pug named Zoe. You will see Zoe featured in most of her pug designs. When Zoe isn’t inspiring [read more…]

Independent Artists and Crafters Shop Spotlight

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Independent Artists and Crafters Shop Spotlight   I’m starting a series of posts here at Katherines Corner called Shop Spotlight. I know it’s hard to believe that its time to start thinking about holiday shopping. But, the holiday season is coming at us quickly. If you are like me you don’t want to be overwhelmed [read more…]

Wedding Details

violet roses

Wedding Details The little details often help to make the big day extra special.Keepsakes By Katherine keeps the little details affordable. The lovely Melanie at Violet Buds featured my wedding shop  Keepsake By Katherine on her blog! I appreciate her hard work and the feature is lovely. Please CLICK HERE to visit and leave her [read more…]



Infinity   The symbol for infinity has become relevant in our everyday culture, used as a reminder of the limitless possibilities life has to offer us. What do you think of when you hear the word infinity? Do you think of time, space, forever, always, without end, no limits? Do you hear the voice of [read more…]

You Looking At Me

alpaca photo

You Looking At Me No need to pass the crimping iron to this Guy. His fleece is naturally short, dense, and “crimpy” (giving it a very woolly appearance). We found this fella and his camera shy friend hanging out in a desolate area of Idaho. A much needed “potty break” took us (hubby, Izzy & [read more…]

Toot Toot, Tooting My Horn, Top 10 Mompreneurs

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Top 10 Mompreneurs It’s Tid Bit Tuesday, time for a little over sharing. I am over the moon and so excited and well, frankly… tooting my own horn today, and it’s all because of you! ♥ Thank you so much for voting and boosting my ranking. I announced a while ago that I had been [read more…]

Tickled Pink

for the bride katherines corner

Happy, happy, joy,joy! I’m tickled pink that Bisou Bride featured one of my online shops Keepsakes By Katherine   As many of you know I work very hard to create things for my online shops ( they are on my sidebar) At Keepsakes By Katherine I say every day is a special occasion. Because, you do not [read more…]

I Am Doing The Happy Dance

wedding supplies katherines corner

Oh happy day! I am over the moon and absolutely thrilled to share some very happy news. Most of you know that I make a living on the internet. With my two online shops Keepsakes By Katherine and Be Well Gifts and with my custom blog and website graphics  Blog Art By Katherine. Back in November I [read more…]

Summer Breeze Giveaway

summer breeze giveaway

It’s time for the new monthly giveaway. June’s giveaway is titled  “Summer Breeze”. I was listening to an old Seals and Crofts album and thought Summer Breeze was perfect. I’m trying something new this time for ease in entering. I hope everyone likes it. Many of you are familiar with this entry process by rafflecopter. [read more…]