C’mon Spring!!!! We’re Waiting….

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And waiting and waiting…

 

I don’t know where you live, but in my neck of the woods it’s still gray, dark and cold and rainy.  It’s been a long winter and though the calendar says April 11th, it’s still not spring- like. 

So I bought myself some flowers and put them in a pretty blue vintage Mason jar to add some cheer along with the drear(y) weather.

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So if you read my last post, you saw the Mason Jar Soap Dispenser…well, guess what?  I found out (while perusing www.SouthernHospitality.com ) that Ball is selling new mason jars with the vintage blue hue!!!!

You can find the link here:  http://freshpreserving.com/products/heritage_collection.aspx

So Cool!!!!

I love the way they look even with grocery store flowers tucked in.

 

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And if you look closely at this picture…my sweet pup is napping in the background.

  What else is there to do on a dreary day?

Mason Jar Soap Dispenser

 

 

Who Doesn’t Love a Great Mason Jar?

 

I found these beauties at an estate sale and had to snap them up!

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I love the turquoise hue to them and the metal lid on the one on the left made me so happy!

Here are the supplies you’ll need:

  • Mason jars, of course
  • Hammer and Nail
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Soap pump (I just used an old one I had).

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Pound a hole into the lid with your hammer and nail.  I actually used an old jar lid for this one because I didn’t

want to ruin the metal gray one that actually came with the jar…

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With your needle-nose pliers, make the hole bigger, but just big enough so your pump will fit snugly. .

Go slow and be careful because once it’s too big, you can’t go back.

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All that is left now is to screw on your lid and add some soap!  This seriously took about 10 minutes to complete and I think it came out so cute

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Now go share the Mason Jar Love with the World!

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