Heading into June – Best of the Weekend 5/31/19

Can you believe how fast this spring is flying by?  Here we are, already heading into June and soon it will officially be summer!  Seriously, where does the time go?

Well, since it’s Friday again, it’s time for the Best of the Weekend link party!  We are so happy you could join us!

Each week, we look forward to seeing all your creative projects.  If you have something to share, we invite you to link up your inspiring posts which may include crafts, decor, recipes, DIY and more!

It’s time to inspire us…or get inspired…best of the weekend link party

Each week, when you link up to Best of the Weekend, your link will appear on both our blogs.  Let’s meet your hosts…



If you don’t already follow our blogs, we would love for you to follow us in some way:

Liberty from B4 and Afters | Facebook | Google+ | Pinterest | Instagram

Shelley from Calypso in the Country | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Instagram


Before we begin this week’s party, let’s take a look back at the past week…

Every week, we share the most popular post from the previous week’s party on both of our blogs.  In addition, each hostess picks a few favorites to share.  Be sure to check out each of our blogs to see all the features!

Also, remember to stop by our original Best of the Weekend Pinterest Board  and our newest Best of the Weekend Link Party Features where we pin the features each week!   For now, we will continue to pin the features to both of those boards.

Each week, I also share the features on my Instagram stories so be sure to follow along!

We always appreciate when we see people promoting our link party so Pin, Tweet and share away on social media!  Be sure to tag us so we can send you a thank you and give you a shout out at the next link party.

  • Thank you to Debbie-Dabble for the shout out on her blog and Facebook page!


For Memorial Day, I shared my latest Patriotic Decor.  Since we are heading into June, I guess I can leave it all out for Flag Day and then the 4th of July!

Heading into June with a Patriotic Table in Navy Dining Room

Patriotic Decor in the Dining Room



Many of you seemed to be intrigued by the idea of a 50/50 marriage…

family photo feature - Love My Little Cottage blog

Does the 50/50 Marriage Really Work? from Love My Little Cottage


Heading into June Best of the Weekend Link Party Features

Please click the link below each photo to read the full post.  Also, please pin from the original source.

Moraccan Tile Stencil from Kippi at Home

Moroccan Tile Stencil Design from Kippi at Home


Let's Add Color from My Hubbard Home

Let’s Add Color – Blue and Yellow from My Hubbard Home


summer bucket list from the curious frugal blog

Summer Bucket List – 50 Cheap or Free Ideas for Families from the Curious Frugal


wedding favors from Bride on a Budget

Homemade Red, White and Blue Chocolate Star Wedding Favors from Bride on a Budget


Pink Drink feature - My Pinterventures

Pink Drink Recipe – Starbucks Inspired from My Pinterventures


Heading into June Best of the Weekend Link Party Features


So many great summer ideas as we head into June!  If you were featured, grab a button:




Please join us for this week’s Best of the Weekend party by linking up your post below.  Be sure to visit some other links as well.

Please note that by joining the party, you give us permission to share your photo/post on our social media and this blog.

Once again, we can’t wait to see what you link up!  Have a wonderful weekend!

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

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  1. May 31, 2019 / 8:16 am

    Hi Shelley, thank you for hosting another fun weekend link party and for the feature and kind comments!

    • calypsointhecountry
      May 31, 2019 / 8:24 am

      You’re welcome, Rachelle! Have a great weekend!

  2. Debbie- Dabble
    May 31, 2019 / 9:01 am

    Thanks so much for hosting!!

    • calypsointhecountry
      June 1, 2019 / 8:14 am

      You’re welcome! Have a great weekend, Debbie!

  3. May 31, 2019 / 11:04 am

    Iā€™m so happy that your party readers read, and responded with so many thought-provoking comments. Thanks for the feature!

    • calypsointhecountry
      June 1, 2019 / 8:19 am

      Great, I am glad you are getting lots of visits from the party! Thanks for joining and enjoy your weekend!

  4. May 31, 2019 / 11:14 am

    Thanks for hosting, Shelley! Have a terrific weekend!

    • calypsointhecountry
      June 1, 2019 / 8:21 am

      Hi Jeanie – you’re welcome and thanks for joining us each week. Have a wonderful weekend!

  5. cynthiahattersley
    May 31, 2019 / 2:58 pm

    Hi Shelley
    So many good ideas ! I always love checking out your link parties!!

    • calypsointhecountry
      June 1, 2019 / 8:23 am

      Thanks, Cindy! I appreciate you stopping by. Have a wonderful weekend!

  6. May 31, 2019 / 8:09 pm

    Thank you so much for the feature Shelley! I can’t believe it’s June tomorrow either!! Why does this time of year go by so quickly but winter plods along (here at least)??

    • calypsointhecountry
      June 1, 2019 / 8:28 am

      You’re welcome! I am sure your list will inspire so many people! And cheers to the beginning of June!

  7. May 31, 2019 / 10:23 pm

    This week is Holiday Week. And once again late showcasing the recipes. But, I am sharing a Strawberry Jello Poke Cake, a Red, White and Blue Cheesecake and a fantastic Patriotic Brownie with a Pretzel Crust for everyone in the family. Thanks for hosting. Have a lovely evening!

    • calypsointhecountry
      June 1, 2019 / 8:29 am

      Sounds wonderful as always, Marilyn! Thanks for linking up and have a great weekend!

  8. June 1, 2019 / 7:31 pm

    What a nice weekend surprise šŸ™‚ Thank you so much for the feature and hosting.

    • calypsointhecountry
      June 2, 2019 / 9:11 am

      You’re welcome, Erlene! Thanks for joining us! Have a great day!

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