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Monday, June 27, 2011

God Bless the USA!

It has been almost 15 years since I came to the United States
and this beYOUtiful country welcomed me with open arms...
As many of you know I was born and raised in the Canary Islands.
There I learned about love... about hard work... about tradition...
 about family...about finding
joy in the most simple things in LIFE!

In this picture: Me, my sister, and nieces celebrating La Romeria in our Typical Canary Customs...


After all these years I can say however that my 
heart beats at the rhythm of two anthems...
My Spain will always have my roots...
In this picture: My mama and papa, my grandpa, brother, sisters and a bunch of family!


and the USA will always have the fruits of the tree...

There I gave my first steps
and here I have experienced seeing my children take theirs...
There I became a daughter and here I became a mother...
There I had many great friends and here I found my best one.

For this and for more I love this country that has been nothing but good to me...
So here is a celebration of creativity inspired by the USA and made by you...


Here we go:
I am in LOVE with this PATRIOTIC porch decor from  Second Chances by Susan




I adore the ruffles in these AMAZING pillow from
Twin Dragonfly Designs



 

How CUTE are these Star Topiaries from Simply Designing


Among my very favorites is this mantel and the Americalicious Banner from At Second Street
{by the way the banner is a free printable ;)}


Here is the decor and Patriotic Mantel of our home...



Another GREAT FREE Printable for you from


What is more American than Miss Minnie?
Loving the  accessories from TinkerAnnieBelle
The earrings...

and the ring...



...If you are hungry here is the menu in red, WHITE and blue.
Check out this Strawberry Napoleons from Cedar Hill Ranch.


and what about these Flag Pops from  Simply Designing.



 
So... if you are not ready yet I hope these awesome projects inspires you to CELEBRATE AMERICA

{Thank YU all for linking up so many great projects
at the Share Your Awesomeness Party}

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