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Free May 2011 Desktop Theme & other news

Another month, another desk top theme!! I just love what these ladies come up with each month!

FREE May Desktop Theme

Julie at LeeLou Blogs designed a fresh new look for May using a digital paper pack she designed!!

May Desktop Theme image

If you like to show off a few cute faces on your desktop, then grab this customizable theme

May Desktop Theme photo

You need to click over to their sites to download…….and remember, be sure to leave a comment thanking them for their generosity!

Big thanks to the Top Ten Referring Blogs to TidyMom in April 2011

Top 10 Referring Blogs

  1. The Pioneer Woman
  2. Not Martha
  3. Bake at 350
  4. Thrifty Decor Chick
  5. eighteen25
  6. Sweet Sugar Belle
  7. Skip to my Lou
  8. Tatertots and Jello
  9. Confessions of a Cookbook Queen

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Amanda has fantastic editing workshops………but after a lot of requests from people wanting to learn how to USE their camera better, she added a beginners Photography workshop to her list of fabulous online workshops! The workshops are live, so you can ask questions…….and if your schedule doesn’t fit with the workshop times, you can download a recorded version of the workshop!


Printables by Amy
Printables by Amy makes party planing easy and fun!  She offers SO MANY amazing printables in a huge variety of themes for both kids and adults.

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Cheryl Sousan

A self-proclaimed neat freak, Cheryl chronicles her journey through homemaking on her blog,, where she shares recipes, tutorials, crafting and her ever-growing love for photography. This St. Louis mom juggles her passion for life, her daughters and her tiger-loving husband, all while her obsession with tidiness cleans up the trail blazed behind her. Google+

One Response to “Free May 2011 Desktop Theme & other news”

  1. Rob posted on May 7, 2011 at 10:38 pm (#)

    These are some really great ideas! A few of these I got some ideas from, to give my wife (and mom) for Mother’s Day. Thanks!

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