A Quick Trip to See a Friend

7:00:00 AM

This morning I'm heading out to visit a friend.



Not just any friend but a friend I've been looking forward to meeting for a long time. 


Almost 6 years ago I started my blogging career and the very first blog I followed was Donna's from Funky Junk Interiors

I loved her rustic style and that she was so willing to teach others. 

Donna was the first one to encourage me to pick up power tools and create my own projects.


She told not to worry about my totes being perfect... isn't that what we like anyway? Rustic and not perfect? She was right!

So I bought some tools and the rest is history. 

See my very first tote here.


Thanks to Donna's encouraging words I've made and sold hundreds of handmade projects since then.

Donna is a great mentor and encouraged me often on the finer points of blogging.

Donna is braving a visit to the big city and I'm headed off to NYC to finally meet my virtual junker friend from Canada that I've talked with on line weekly but never met in person.... until now. 

Junky Skyline
You can follow Donna's big adventures in NYC on Instagram and Twitter and Homeroad as I set off to meet her on Instagram and Twitter.

Please share on Facebook or Pinterest by clicking the boxes below or leave a nice comment at the bottom of this page. 

Want to receive Homeroad’s latest post in your inbox? 
Please sign up for email in the sidebar above.

Click to follow Homeroad…




You Might Also Like

7 comments

  1. Aww it is so especial when we get to meet a friend we have had on the internet for so many years and it is even more special when that friend is a mentor. Ladies have a wonderful day in New York. I will be with you in spirit.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks so much Mary... it was a great day. Donna is just as nice in person as she is online. :)

      Delete
  2. I was over on Instagram looking at photos of so many incredible wonderful goodies a.k.a. treasures. You are so talented, loved seeing your booth with lots and lots of wonders. Can I borrow some of your ideas?
    Hope you ladies , and it sure looked like it, had super awesome time.
    Happy day

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Why of course you can! I am more than happy to teach others how to make my projects... it is the teacher in me :)

      Delete
  3. She was the first blog I followed too! SHe is AMAZING

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Amazing, generous and very nice too :)

      Delete
  4. Hey Susan! I tried to comment on this post while in NYC but it wouldn't let me via my phone! Thank you SO MUCH for coming out! It was so cool to finally hook up after all these years. Just wish our visit was longer. Next time I'll come see YOU! :)

    ReplyDelete

Thank you for stopping by, I love your comments and I will do my best to reply to all your questions and comments. By leaving a comment you are consenting to your email being collected for communication purposes only. Your privacy is important to me.
Have a nice day.
Susan

Affiliate Disclaimer

Homeroad's posts may contain affiliate links. If you click on an affiliate link and buy something, I may receive a very small commission. It does NOT result in additional charges to you or cost you anything extra. Mentions of associated products/services/ businesses within the content of my blog may or may not be noted as an affiliate in every reference. The affiliate fee I earn per month helps pay expenses that keep this site up and running. Thanks so much for your support!

Cookies

This site uses cookies from Google to deliver its services, to personalize ads and to analyze traffic. Information about your use of this site is shared with Google. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies.




Featured on Hometalk.com