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January 16, 2009


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lynne (lynnesgiftsfromtheheart)

I just discovered your beautiful blog.. and plan to be a regular. :-) I'm going back to read earlier posts.. have a super w/k. hugs ~lynne~

Tracey McBride

Good Morning Sweet Selia! Those cookies are so charming and clever! (I am a huge fan of almond flavoring.) The leaves and cloves are so fun and really bring them to life. Thank you so much for all your lovely idea sharing.

P.S. Your tassles are beautiful and so creative--I especially like the idea of re purposing the salt shaker. Also...the sea horse is so unusual!


hi selia, thanks for stopping by my blog, yours is adorable! i LOVE the peach cookies, i commented on her blog back then and just as delighted to see your gorgeous pic of them too.

your tassles are darling, looks like i have snooping around to do here!


Congratulations to Laurie! I must begin reading your blog everyday so I don't miss such lovely giveways! Those tassels are just beautiful, Selia! Will you be offering them for sale now? And the cookies are breathtaking! I love your blog so very much, Selia.


Hello Sweet Selia! Hope you have been doing good :)
Love your tassels, they are so unique and beautiful!
Oh my goodness how adorable those peach cookies are!!!! They are too pretty to eat! I'll have to go check out the recipe!
Take care,
xo Tiff

Madai ~ Forget Me Nots from Wren Cottage

Hello Selia!
I missed this! Congratulations to the lucky winner.. I LOVE your tassels!! And those cookies, omg!! soooo adorable!!
Thank you for telling me about your ladybugs, that is really neat! Sleeping Beauty is still doing well so there must be something to that sugar water theory :) today was her 10th day!yay!
Oh just came over from Lori's blog and I read that you just had a B-Day!!! So Happy belated Birthday! My hubby's is this Friday, all the good people must have been born in January, lol!!
We are so ready for spring too! Mostly nursery plants this year and some direct sowing since I have to go out of town for business in Feb and won't be able to nurse my seedlings :(
can't wait to see what you and Paula grow this year!
Well, the dryer is buzzing at me!
ttyl ~ xoxoxo ~ Madai
Have a beautiful evening :)


Thank you Selia!! And wanted to tell you that I LOVE the sea horse tassel. Do you sell these anywhereor do you make them just for fun?

Karla Nathan

I don't know if I have ever seen prettier cookies!!

Michelle Palmer

Such a lovely blog...beautiful pieces!
Was a nice visit on a chilly morn.
Thank you for sharing!

Cathy Santarsiero

Your tassels and peach cookies are lovely!


Hi! New reader here. :D I really like your blog!! And have had a most enjoyable visit!


Your tassels are absolutely gorgeous! I'm kicking myself for missing the opp.
Your laundry room is equally attractive. Good job!



What a lucky lady!!!
Your creations are beautiful and what a great idea!!!
Oooohhh and peach my mouth is watering.

I have been planning for my garden as well, it can't come soon enough!
have a great day~


Congrates to Laurie! Shelia, the peach cookies are adorable! You did a great job on them and I bet they melt in your mouth! xox


Dear Selia,

Congratulations to Lady Laurie! I'm sure the tassel will complement her lovely home.

The cookies look too pretty to eat!




Congrats to Laurie!

Oh Selia....these are all so lovely! I just adore the seahorse. You are very creative!

Hope you are doing well my sweet friend :)



Your a genius Selia! I'm still trying to work out how you screw eyelets into your tassel tops. The salt pot is an inspiration. Well done to Lady Laurie, her Rose Cottage is just the place to do justice to your lovely craftwork. And as for those peach cookies, I'm inviting myself for tea and taste!!


YUM! Those cookies look divine! I have to try those! I look out on my garden & think... I need to hire that guy to clean all this dead brown stuff up! I am so proud of you to be planning. I just kind of fly by the seat of my pants picking what fancy happens to meet. I always have to have pansies & violas in the spring since they are probably my favorites. My violets are blooming under my bench out front. I can't believe it because it has been COLD!


Congratulations Laurie, Selia you are so kind. I am going to keep my eye open for a gnome, so I can make a tassel. Akkk, your peach cookies turned out wonderful. Adding rum was a great idea. We still have a lot of winter leaf, so I am trying to be happy and not look to spring yet. But I am working on my raised beds. Have a lovely weekend xoxox Clarice

Lady Laurie

Dear Selia,
I am so excited I won!! The tassels are so wonderful!
I don't think I have ever seen anything like those cookies before ~ I can only imagine they taste as delicious as they look.

I love to sit and plan my garden on these cold Winter days. I recently received a David Austin Rose catalog ~ talk about daydreamning! I hope our garden fairs better this year than last.
Hope you have a wonderful weekend!


Dearest Selia,

Congratulations to dear Laurie!!! I am so delighted for her!

Oh, I love the newest tassels you have made! You are so talented and creative!
I am so glad you are going to share a tutorial on how to make them.

The peach cookies are the most beautiful cookies I have ever seen! My, they look just like real peaches! You did a beautiful job making them. I will have to give those a try.

I, too, am ready for spring and I am also planning on starting more flowers and veggies from heirloom seeds. I hope they will do better for me this year. I am going to continue to try them until I find what will grow well here. I look forward to seeing what you choose.

I love the quote you shared, such loveliness as always!

Have a wonderful weekend sweet friend!
Love, Paula

Paula Whitaker Whisenant

Hello, Selia! It's so good to read your most recent post and see all those wonderful things you've been making. The cookies look so yummy! And I'm in love with those tassels! I'm so anxious to try a few myself! Hope you have a wonderful weekend. Michael and I are cleaning out the attic storage room, so I'm guessing I'll find all kinds of goodies in there I forgot we had!

Many Blessings,

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