Saturday, October 3, 2015

Saturday Sparks Link Party 135

Welcome to Saturday Sparks 135!

 It's time for this weeks party aka your time to shine!

Each time I think I've seen it all, I am surprised with something fresh and inspiring.

How can I not love Saturdays!

 "I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things."
~ Mother Teresa

 Now, lets get this weeks party started.

First up, the Fabulous Features from Saturday Sparks 134.

A European Cottage Home Tour at Hunt & Host. Kim shares about a reunited friendship and takes us on a photo tour of her friends lovely home.

Trashtastic Tuesday: Craft Paper Mat & Thrift Store Frame at Sweet Parrish Place. Nicki shows us how she took an odd sized treasured print and created a custom mat for it.

Fall Decor Idea House at Grandparents Plus. Phyllis continues a 4 part post showing us a lovely older home that various designers have filled with Fall Decor.

The Story of Greatness: A Vintage Desk Makeover at Making it in the Mountains. You know I love anything with a past and a story to tell. Kristi is sharing just that with this awesome desk and the story behind it.

An Easy Autumnal Equinox at Lovely Livings. LuAnn isn't quite ready to share her Fall decor yet, but shows us her lovely Fall porch from last year.

Hearth Room Dressed for Fall at Renaissance Mermaid. Julie shows us how she has added touches of Fall into her Heath Room.

Signatures of Autumn at Everyday Living. Pam takes us along to visit some of her favorite Autumn scenes from the  past.

DIY Pinecone Acorn at Thistlewood Farm. Add a touch of Fall to your home with this fun craft from Karianne.  See how she made this lovely rustic oversized acorn using just a couple of simple items.

One Pan Mexican Pasta at Jenn's Random Scraps. Busy days find Jenn making simple dishes such as this 'One Pan Mexican Pasta'. She describes this meal as quick, easy and delicious.

BBQ Chicken Salad and Ramen Noodle Crunchies at Itsy Bitsy Paper Blog. Linda says they don't usually eat salads as a main meal at home, but this recipe has changed all that.

Gluten Free Bread...made in a Bread Machine! at Sparkles in the Everyday. Barb is singing the praises for this 'Gluten Free Bread' recipe for the bread machine.

Maple Nut Granola at Little Miss Dexterous. Tara shares a protein packed granola recipe that will help to keep you going.


Pumpkin Spice Latte {at home} at Love Create Celebrate. The flavors of Fall are in full swing as Lindi shares a recipe for a homemade 'Pumpkin Spice Latte'.

How to Make Raisin Bread at Treat & Trick. Nora is sharing a delicious 'Raisin Bread' recipe - Yum!

Pieced Pastimes

 Thanks to everyone for linking up to last weeks party.
If you were featured, please grab the featured button to add to your blog.

Now, onto the party!

Link up your latest inspiring posts such as:

Home Decor

Links are open through Friday morning.

Features will be posted at next weeks party at Pieced Pastimes, Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter.

I can't wait to see what you have been working on!

Pieced Pastimes

 Party Guidelines:
- Post the party button (above) or a text link back to the party on your post.
- Share your own ideas - not a roundup of other peoples ideas.
- Follow Pieced Pastimes via one of the social media links located on the upper right sidebar. 
- No advertising, Etsy shops or giveaways.
- Pin feature photos to Pinterest from the original source and not from this blog.
- Visit other links and leave a kind comment.

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  1. Good Saturday morning and thank you for featuring my autumn post! I look forward to your party each weekend. Have a joy-filled day!

    Pam (

  2. Great features - true, how can anyone not love Saturday! Thanks again for hosting this week!

  3. Thank you, thank you, for the lovely feature of my Fall Decor Idea House - part 3. Just linked up the final Part 4 post with a very unusual use of something from the past! Have a wonderful day and thanks for hosting!

  4. Thank you for the party, Suzanne! Happy Saturday! :)

  5. Suzanne, thanks so very much for featuring my mexican pasta dish! And as always, thank you for hosting!!

  6. Thank you so much for featuring my BBQ Chicken Salad with Ramen Noodle Crunchies! I appreciate that and you hosting the party.

  7. Thanks for featuring my Hearth Room Dressed for Fall, Suzanne. I feel honored to be among these other great bloggers :) And thanks for another party this week!

  8. I love Mother Teresa's quotes, they're so profound and true! Thanks for another beautiful party Suzanne and hope you're enjoying your day.


  9. Thanks for the party!! I love all the fabulous posts already!! I would like to invite you to my blog to submit your craft/recipe post to my new link party. New every Thursday! Can't wait to see what you all have created!

  10. Oh my goodness - yummy comfort food, warm, sophisticated decor and beautiful outdoor scenes. Yup, you've got it all here, Suzanne! Great party :)

  11. Thank you so much for hosting, Suzanne! Love all of the features this week!

  12. Thanks for hosting this terrific party! I enjoyed the features and see some I need to check out further. Have a great weekend!

  13. Beautiful decor, especially love the swing and the lovely porch setting. Thanks for the party!

  14. Thank you so much Suzanne for hosting this wonderful party :)

  15. Hi Suzanne,

    First, thanks so much for featuring my European cottage tour! Great surprise! I appreciate your picking it! Next, wonderful party! I want the gluten free bread, followed by the browned butter sugar cookies!! Haha! Have a great week and thanks again!

    Kim @huntandhost

  16. What a pretty porch! Thanks for the party, Suzanne! Have a lovely Sunday!

    Happy Fall!


  17. Hi there, thanks for hosting again each week. We hope you get a chance to stop by the Creative Challenge and link up your projects ( Best wishes, Darlene

  18. Hello beautiful! I love stopping by your party each week! Our party starts tonight at 7 pm, and we would love to party with you twice this week. We pin and tweet every masterpiece! Lou Lou Girls

  19. Thanks Suzanne for the lovely feature and for hosting your wonderful party. I really appreciate being selected! See you on Sat. with more ideas.
    Have a lovely week!
    LuAnn ;)

  20. Thanks so much for featuring my How to make Raisin Bread and for hosting. Have a beautiful weekend...


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