Hey Everyone! We have many new people on our email list this week, so I want to welcome you! Posted are some nice pictures of some of the bright spring flowers outside of our store! I can't wait to share with you the photos from last nights Tastefully Simple Party. We had lots of fun...but more on that later. I pray that you all are doing well. The weather is gorgeous today! I'm loving it!
Cast your cares on the LORD and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous fall.Psalm 55:21-23
I hope everyone is planning on coming to our Anniversary Open House next weekend! We are looking so forward to it! Lots of things planned, so read ahead for more info. Don't forget to take our new poll this week. ( I love these polls! They are fun :)
We are also still doing en EMAIL DRIVE! Pass this onfo along to all of your friends! Everyone who gives us a new email address will get a coupon for Kira's Cottage Christian Store for $5 off $10 or more! And, for the next 2 days, I am offering this special deal for all of you as well! If you pass this info along to a friend, and that friend signs up for the email list, you BOTH will get the special coupon! AND, they don't expire! This offer is only good through Saturday, so start sending!
Mark your calendar everyone! Our
Anniversary Open House is on
Fri. May 1 & Sat. May 2!
We are so excited and looking forward to celebrating our 6th year in business and our 3rd year in Franklin! Please come and enjoy:
Double Frequent Shopper Points
FREE Mini Art Lessons (Design a Birthday Card!)
FREE Gift for everyone!
Debut of NEW Willow Tree Figurines
Book Signing with Girls Inc Director Sonya Ware Meguiar on Sat. May 2 @ 11am. Her book, Stylin With Sonya, will be available and 100% of the proceeds go to Girls Inc!
Tastefully Simple Party Pictures!
Look at all this yummy food! And I ate alot of it!
And so did Kim! Um...How many Weight Watcher points did we have? I may not want to know!
This is our wonderful Tastefully Simple consultant, Kristi Skinner! 317-889-3104
Kristi informed my sister and I that we can make most of the Tastefully Simple line lower in fat by using low fat cream cheese and low fat mayo! This is wonderful to know because I absolutley love all their products and want to eat them as much as I can!
The 3/50 Project supports independent, locally owned businesses by inspiring consumer loyalty to the storefronts that directly fund their communities. • To promote and strengthen brick and mortar businesses owned by people in the community• To thank consumers for their patronage • To expand local revenue streams by showing how a small dollar amount can translate into enormous financial stability• To shine a light on the stark contrast between what a locally owned brick and mortar business contributes to the local economy and the paltry amount big boxes, franchises, chains, and internet purchases make• To save the local economy...three stores at a time
Vegetarian Peanut Pasta Recipe
Serving Size : 5 Pasta 6 Points Per Serving
1/4 cup reduced-fat peanut butter -- plus 2 tablespoons
1/4 cup water -- plus 1 1/2 tablespoons
3 tablespoons brown sugar
3 tablespoons rice vinegar
3 tablespoons low sodium soy sauce
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper -- or to taste
8 ounces spaghetti -- uncooked
10 ounces fresh snow peas -- trimmed
1 large carrot -- shredded
Combine first 6 ingredients in a small saucepan. Cook over medium heat until mixture begins to boil, stirring often. Remove from heat and set sauce aside.While sauce cooks, cook pasta according to directions, omitting salt and fat;add snow peas to pasta the last 3 minutes of cooking time.Drain and place in a large serving bowl. Add carrots and sauce, tossing to coat.Description:"6 Points Per Serving"Source:"Shared by: Tammy"http://www.angelfire.com/journal/wwrecipes/meat.htm#Pasta
This week we are extending last weeks give away. Last chance to win the Kathleen Carnali Cd, Dangerous Prayer. Email me if you want to be in the drawing. We will draw the name on Friday afternoon! firstname.lastname@example.org