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Long ago and far away… Actually it was pretty far away. It was Wichita, Kansas. My husband and I were newlyweds and he was taking his first job out of college. We moved there not knowing a soul. But we were ready for The Great Adventure! And it truly has been! I believe every young […]

Share it Sunday {24}


Welcome to Share it Sunday {24} Last week was a bit crazy. There were quite a few places that saw some snow. Snow in April. Insane! But hopefully you are enjoying a great start to a Fabulous Easter Weekend. We had a great party last week and had so many links to choose from as […]

Monday Memo- Celebrating Everyday Life

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Good Morning, Lovelies! It’s been so beautiful here lately that I’ve been able to overlook the fog of pollen that has permeated the air! I hope you’ve begun to see warmer temps and buds and blooms wherever you are. In honor of this awesome time of year, I want to share with you a magazine […]

Share it Sunday {23}


Happy Sunday, Friends! Wow, what a great week this was for Share it Sunday! So much inspiration… My main contribution this week was a post on things a new blogger really should know: 9 Things Bloggers Should Do. What’s really funny is that when the email went out, it was just a bunch of code […]

9 Things Bloggers Should Do

9 Things Bloggers Should Do - Sondra Lyn at Home

9 things… 9 months. That’s how old my grandson is. My blog is 9 months old, too… just about 3 weeks older than our sweet boy! In those 9 months I’ve learned much! I’ve learned that you have to be really quick when you change a baby boy’s diaper (I had girls…) and I’ve learned […]

Share it Sunday {22}

Welcome to Share It Sunday {22}! Happy Friends! I hope this week was a good one for you and you’re ready to sit back and relax for a short bit. While kicking your heels up, check out some springtime inspiration from Share It Sunday 21. There are a lot of great ideas, projects, crafts, recipes […]

Sondra Lyn at Home ~ March in Review!

March in Review Collage - Sondra Lyn at Home

Welcome to the Sondra Lyn at Home ~ March in Review, where we take a look back at highlights from the previous month… Perhaps the best thing that happened in March was the arrival of Spring! Yippee, Hoorah and YES!! We were busy getting ready for all things spring here at Sondra Lyn at Home! […]

How to Dress Problem Windows

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Good Morning, Lovely Friends! I hope you are getting this week off to a great start! The weather is warming up here, and everyone I know is VERY  glad. If you live where it is still cold, hang in there… spring IS coming! It was such an honor to be asked to guest post the […]

Share it Sunday {21}


Welcome! Its another fabulous week of Share it Sunday!! Thank you to all of you who both linked up and stopped by for inspiration last week at Share it Sunday {20}. There were some fabulous links and we will feature a few of them, as we do each week. In case you missed it, I […]

Easy Chicken Broccoli Divan

Easy Chicken-Broccoli Divan-Sondra Lyn at Home

Do you ever have one of those evenings when it’s all you can do to throw something together for dinner? Every night, huh?? Well, me too! And last night was no exception. After our grandson’s dad came to pick him up after work, I began to think about cooking dinner (a little late, I know). […]

Share it Sunday {20} and Peeling Potatoes


Welcome to Share It Sunday!   Happy Spring!  We made it to the first week of spring and if you’re looking for some springtime inspiration be sure to check out the links from Share It Sunday 19. There are a lot of great ideas, projects, crafts, recipes and home decor ideas to welcome springtime.  Grab […]

Easter Table Vignette

Easter-Table-Vignette - Sondra Lyn at Home

Easter Table Vignette Last Easter was only a few weeks after we lost my mother. Although the time was bittersweet, I wanted to incorporate some of her decor items for the holiday. The bunnies on the table belonged to her, as did the Franciscan ‘Ivy’ dinnerware. Is there a prettier spring flower than a tulip? […]

Colorful Deviled Eggs

Colorful Deviled Eggs --- Sondra Lyn at Home

Have you seen these pretty, colorful deviled eggs? They are not only delicious, but also visually very appealing! And this recipe has a yummy twist: BACON! I’ll share the recipe after I give you the scoop on how to boil and dye them. To Boil the Eggs: Place room temperature eggs in a single layer […]

Let’s Swing Into Spring!


Good Morning Everyone! Are you ready to Swing Into Spring? This is going to be great fun and packed FULL of wonderful Spring-y-ness! You can see the line-up: Each day features something different… everything from Spring decorating ideas to crafts and recipes! I can’t wait! Be sure and check back here each day for the […]

Share it Sunday {19}


Can it be that another week has already gone by? Perhaps the longer days make it seem like time flies even faster than before! But, no matter… it’s time for another Share it Sunday! We had a great week last week, and we hope you did too! Have you caught up on that hour of […]