Being Brickner : It's the Little Things Link-Up

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

It's the Little Things Link-Up

We hope that everyone is having the best beginning to 2014 & that all of your hopes, dreams & wishes for this new year are starting off just right. I am happy to report that my word of the year, "present," has really helped me be in the moment with Waverly Maye more than ever. We have made some changes to our daily routine & schedule to allow for more focused time with her. I can't wait to share details soon, I have had some of my best moments with this sweet girl yet. :)


Today, I am SO very excited to share with you a new weekly link-up I am hosting with my dear friend, Jess from Sadie Sky Boutique.  It fits in perfectly with being present in this year, it couldn't come at a better time!  "It's the Little Things" will officially kick-off one week from today, next Wednesday, January 29th.



This beautiful logo was created by Tosha at Hello Tosha Designs to represent the idea behind this project & she captured our idea perfectly.  Jess & I wanted a special place to document some of the sweet little moments that make us stop & truly appreciate life. The moments that make even the totally crazy days worth it! A place to be reminded that it's not "stuff"& perfectly executed plans & projects that matter, but rather that "it's the little things" that count.  We want to take more time to slow down, spend true quality time with our girls, & make as many sweet memories with them as we canAnd like others, we want to do it without getting caught up in social media & comparing ourselves to everyone else.  Our plan is to highlight the little things like having a sweet mommy & daughter lunch or a craft project.  And especially those sweet mama moments we know so well, like when our little one melts our heart when she waves hello & says "hiiii" to the birds at the park.


We would love if you would join us, here is what you need to know:

1.  Starting next Wednesday, January 29th, share ANY "little thing" you would like!  Look back through old pictures to include or even just share a sweet memory that you haven't forgotten!  That is what makes this so easy, who doesn't have those heart-melting mama moments to share?
2.  Help spread the word by linking back to Sadie Sky Boutique or to myself!  The button will be available on both of our blogs as well a digital download at Hello Tosha  Designs as a pretty reminder that "It's the Little Things that Count."
3. We will also be posting photos on Instagram using the hashtag #littlethingslinkup to share some of our sweet moments (they could be anything!) whenever we have one to share.  We thought that would not only be a great way to get some encouragement & inspiration, but also a fun way for non-bloggers to participate in the project as well!  
4.  In celebration of our kick-off, we have several amazing shops lined up to offer giveaways for some really great items ... everything from a copy of the artwork download, items for mamas, clothing & accessory items for little ones & more! 

We are so excited about this project & would love, love, LOVE for you to join us.


Thank you all for so much support in this exciting project!!  We have already had so much positive feedback & it means the world to us.  Meet us back here one week from today for the start of many giveaways & head over to Instagram NOW to join in on the fun with the hashtag #littlethingslinkup!
XOXO

24 comments:

  1. So excited about this! Such a sweet link-up :)

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  2. Such a precious idea! I'm forever typing my little things in my iPhone notepad just so I don't forget! Looking forward to linking up next week!

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  3. YAY! Can't wait to link up next Wednesday! Great idea gals! :o)

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  4. So excited to finally be spilling the beans about this and there's nobody else I would rather be doing it with! xoxo

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  5. I can't wait for this linkup!!!! Such a great idea. And these pictures of little Miss Waverly are darling. xoxoxo

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  6. I am so excited for this!! I'll definitely be linking up!

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  7. This made my heart smile! Thanks for the reminder!!!

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  8. SO excited you girls are doing this!! and SO excited for the link up to start!!! this is the sweetest idea, and i just LOVE it. i also love that little girl in her pink vest and furry hat!!

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  9. yay! can't wait for this next wednesday!

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  10. I am looking forward to this so much! Can't wait to link up :)

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  11. Love this!! I'll definitely be linking up!

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  12. Super excited for your link up! :)

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  13. oooh my gosh, her precious vest!! dying!

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  14. LOVE this idea!! I'm very exciting to participate! The little things are what make life so amazing! :)

    www.lovemyevie.blogspot.com

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  15. So fun! I'm looking forward to participating:)

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  16. What a fabulous link up! Can't wait! ;)

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  17. I just marked my calendar!! As a mom of 3... I am sooooo in love with this idea and I cannot wait to be a part of it!!

    Tiffany
    http://thiswholehouse.blogspot.com

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  18. I LOVE this! Such a great idea. So often we get wrapped up in our daily life and forget to appreciate the little things. Can't wait to link up!

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  19. I'm very excited to link up. I just started a blog and haven't even written my first post yet. What time does the link up start on Wednesday?

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  20. looking forward to this link up!

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  21. I just love this and can't wait to link up each week!! Let me know if you are ever in need of a co-host!!

    Find me at: atparsons.blogspot.com

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